Columnist

Ken Harrelson, a 42 year baseball voice who retired last season, was colorful in the booth and on the field

Spend an hour on the phone with Ken Harrelson and you’ll know why his nine […]


Event Previews

Pete Rose, Mr. Never-a-Dull-Moment, goes off with Chris Russ; Raptors’ Nick Nurse talks NBA Finals

The Toronto Raptors lead the Golden State Warriors 2-1 in the NBA Finals with Game […]


Columnist

A sports loving nation: How did the presidents partake? The post Civil War period until Theodore Roosevelt

“American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator S. Douglass Cater, “have […]


Broadcasting

Three national talkies, Jim Rome, Rich Eisen and Dan Patrick: Analysis and comparison – Best of the 3

  Three radio hosts, Colin Cowherd, Dan LeBatard, and Doug Gottlieb were the subjects of […]


Broadcasting

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 […]


Columnist

Curt Smith series: Even in the early years of our great country, U.S. presidents played sports

OUR PRESIDENTS, OURSELVES   “American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator […]


Columnist

Fox coverage of U.S. Open Golf: Some Good, Some Bad; Only 2 of 10 broadcasters were women

Call me a fool, but I’m a sucker for any U.S. Open, be it tennis […]


Columnist

Creative TV anchor, Len Berman: “A local sportscast is in many ways more valuable than an ESPN hour”

New York is so well known for its great play-by-play announcers. Mel Allen, Red Barber […]


Columnist

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 […]


Event Previews

On SiriusXM: Adam Schein of Mad Dog Radio says Toronto in 7; Pelicans GM Griffin talks Anthony Davis

Following the Toronto Raptors defeat of the Golden State Warriors in Game #1 of the […]


Event Previews

ABC releases NBA Finals schedule; Van Gundy and Jackson upset that Mike Breen’s not in the Hall of Fame

SCHEDULE BELOW Mike Breen takes center stage on ABC tonight, calling the play-by-play of the […]


Historical

John F. Kennedy: At 102, forever young! First president interviewed on television at a baseball game

OUR PRESIDENTS, OURSELVES Publisher’s introduction: “American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and […]