Columnist

CBS airs PGA Championship; Lance Barrow is ‘Mr. TV Golf’; Nantz and Faldo host; TNT has early rounds

The name of CBS’s Lance Barrow is not often mentioned on television. It’s the folks […]


Event Previews

NBA and NHL Conference Finals: Daily composite schedule and voices; Ratings for NBA semis up 20%

Down to four and four in the chase for the NBA title and Stanley Cup […]


Columnist

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 […]


Columnist

ABC, NBC and TNT run NBA and NHL playoffs today including 2 game 7s

  The last spots for the NBA conference finals will be determined today when two […]


Columnist

ESPN’s popular Boog Sciambi: “To sound like a baseball voice of 50 years ago doesn’t work today”

When ESPN’s Jon Sicambi embarked upon his career in the early 90s, local sports-talk radio […]


Event Previews

NBC and NHL announce schedule for both Stanley Cup semi-finals; Bruins-‘Canes and Sharks-Blues

Well, here we go. The NHL has reached its conference finals after San Jose won […]


Columnist

For voices and fans: An unequaled month of record setting and emotionally driven sports

It’s been an amazing stretch, one that might take forever to equal. In what now […]


Weekend TV

The Derby and a 4 OT NBA Playoff Game: TV performances of NBC’s Tirico and ESPN’s Pasch in focus

We define big moments or big moments define us. This past weekend the sports world […]


Columnist

Bob Costas and Tom Hammond reflect on the many Kentucky Derbies they covered for NBC

I checked in with two seasoned gentlemen who for 16 years co-hosted Derby telecasts, Bob […]


Columnist

NBC was ready when controversy hit the 145th Kentucky Derby

Back in 1984, the late Arthur Watson, then the head of NBC Sports, took a chance […]


Columnist

Derby and NHL Playoffs on NBC platforms; ABC and TNT continue NBA coverage this weekend

Post time on NBC for the 145th Run for the Roses is 6:50 p.m. Gone from […]


Columnist

Allie LaForce on her success: Timing, luck, hard work and family! By her mid 20s, the Ohioan worked for CBS

  Lesley Visser is a pioneer. She broke through television’s firewalls decades ago when the […]