Event Previews

The NFL Draft – How the media will cover it- There’s certainly no shortage of speculation

The 2021 NFL Draft kicks off this Thursday at 8 p.m. ET, and there’s […]


Media

NFL’s new TV deal: A primer on Amazon’s role; The new 18 week season; What to expect this fall

On March 18, 2021, the National Football League came to a new agreement for its […]


Reporters

NFL news never stops: Recognizing the league’s most visible TV reporters, those deep in the trenches

Football without reporters is unthinkable. The game represents American culture, divided politics, mega-finances and […]


Media

In a changing world, TV experts Ed Desser and John Kosner share how fans will watch sports in the future

Ed Desser and John Kosner worked together at the NBA for a significant number […]


Baseball Broadcasting

MLB has exciting young stars this season and a full 162 game schedule: How about mic’ing up some players?

Major League Baseball is having a moment. Can it last? Major League Baseball is at […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Network rights fees; Ad rates escalating; MLB voices; Joe Buck; Keith Jackson’s legacy

Someone has to pay for the NFL rights fees Got word today from a network […]


Profile

ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball: Matt Vasgersian, Alex Rodriguez and Buster Olney excel, despite blowout

Broadcast review Network: ESPN Sunday Night Baseball,  April 18, 2021 Opponents: Atlanta Braves at Chicago […]


Profile

Calling the Cubs on TV is fun for new voice, Boog Sciambi; But doing them remotely is a “disservice,” he says

John ‘Boog’ Sciambi, 51, has a new home. It’s Wrigley Field. Sciambi, the longtime voice […]



Reviews

Turner’s NBA studio mix of personalities, depth and levity outshine ESPN’s more rigid blend

Turner’s NBA studio programming continues to outshine ESPN’s show I had a chance this week […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Sox’ Len Kasper didn’t utter ‘perfect game’; NBA bias; Masters; Olympics; Slick Leonard +

Halby’s Morsels Last night, I tuned in to Len Kasper, the White Sox’ new radio […]


Media

Mets’ TV crew of Cohen, Hernandez and Darling fume over failure of MLB replay, as do other media members

We’re just two weeks or so into the 2021 MLB season, and already the […]