Steve Kerr’s trio of triumphs: 5 titles as a player, 3 as a coach and an analyst galore for CBS/Turner

  With sports on hold across the country, the highly rated Last Dance documentary was […]


Lakers-Clippers: No Chick Hearn, No Ralph Lawler and sadly, a brewing rivalry comes to a skidding halt

  In the wake of a national public health crisis, a Southern California rivalry has […]


NBA: What’s next for ESPN, Turner and the fans? What options can the league consider?

  During this stretch of gridlock and grief, sports and the networks are fighting their […]


Lisa Salters, ESPN’s Monday Night Football and NBA reporter: “My early goal and early career were in news”

  You see lots of Lisa Salters reporting from the sidelines, be it the NFL or the […]


ESPN team of Breen, Van Gundy and Jackson get an A grade for their call of Lakers-Bucks showdown

  Whom would you choose? TNT’s Marv Albert and Chris Webber or ESPN’s Mike Breen, […]


Halby’s Morsels: A cynical view of Roone Arledge; ESPN’s NBA talent; More 70+ Voices; NFL TV rights

NBA on ESPN ESPN ran five games on Christmas Day.  The quintuple-header turned into an […]


Turner’s Brian Anderson: Versatile and seasoned; He has what it takes to be the sports face of a network

  There are not many out there today like Turner Sports’ Brian Anderson. Give him […]


It hasn’t been a good start to the year for the NBA; First China, then Kawhi Leonard’s absence irks ESPN

This has not been a good year for the NBA, and it’s only just begun. […]


Despite star-studded lineup, TNT’s NBA pre and post game ratings don’t necessarily dominate ESPN’s

  Sports Media Watch does an excellent job keeping tabs on audience deliveries and posting […]


Will NBA mic refs like the NFL? Don’t rule it out. TV viewers want details after replays and complex calls

  The NBA might be open to a suggestion to streamline its faint communication process […]


Grading the studio shows that thread through the networks’ game coverage of college football, the NFL and NBA

  (Editor’s Note: Delighted to have Syracuse University, Newhouse School intern Dallas Jackson share his […]


ESPN, ABC and Turner release this weekend’s NBA playoff schedule and assigned on-air talent (April 18-21)

The schedule for the second weekend of NBA playoffs is below. First, these are my […]