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Look: Fans Could Hear ESPN Testing Audio During Grizzlies-Timberwolves Game

Memphis Grizzlies point guard Ja Morant.

MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE - FEBRUARY 08: Ja Morant #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies brings the ball up court during the first half against the Los Angeles Clippers at FedExForum on February 08, 2022 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Justin Ford/Getty Images)

While the Grizzlies and Timberwolves were matching buckets in the first half of Game 1, ESPN was trying to fix the audio for its telecast.

The audio feed for ESPN started experiencing technical difficulties towards the end of the first quarter. In an effort to keep its audience entertained, ESPN had the NBA Countdown crew call the game.

However, not everyone heard Mike Greenberg, Jalen Rose and Stephen A. Smith on the call. Some fans heard Ryan Ruocco conducting audio tests for ESPN.

One fan managed to record Ruocco's audio test and share it on Twitter.

Check it out:

Thankfully, ESPN has corrected this issue. So once again, Ryan Ruocco and Richard Jefferson are calling this game between the Grizzlies and Timberwolves.

As of now, the Timberwolves lead 65-57 over the Grizzlies.