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 […]


Sharing the same birthday, John Madden brought novelty and Don Meredith levity to NFL booths

Two birthdays passed quietly last Saturday, April 10th. John Madden turned 85. The football […]


NBC Sports Chairman Pete Bevacqua hopeful about NHL; Addresses NFL, Olympics, pandemic and ratings

The story of Pete Bevacqua is one of immaculate success. From his roots, through […]


Halby’s Morsels: Top all-time Final Four announce teams; Remote broadcast that went wrong

As we put a cap on the NCAA Tournament, I counted ten announce teams […]


The NCAA Finals on CBS: Grant Hill was assertive, taking a lead role at times; Nantz and Raftery solid

Gonzaga – Baylor Championship game: Comments and notes watching Monday night’s men’s championship on CBS. […]


Final 4 thriller: UCLA’s Josh Lewin had best call; CBS voices didn’t let the win breathe; Listen to all 5 calls

The Saturday night thriller was memorable. Fans will certainly argue over the most breathtaking Final […]


CBS/Turner ready for the Final Four with many studio analysts; Superb Andy Katz is not on roster

We’re getting to the end of the road. CBS/Turner’s coverage starts Saturday at 2 […]


TV trio of Dick Enberg, Al McGuire and Billy Packer was the best ever; Otherwise, 3 voices are tricky

Three voices behind the March Madness microphones are one too many, unless their names are Dick […]


Billy Packer recalls NCAA title game, played 40 years ago tonight, hours after President Reagan was shot

Times were different in 1981, no internet, no cell phones and cable TV was an […]


Should CBS/Turner consider a merit based system for game assignments in the Sweet 16 and Elite 8?

Game broadcasters should advance in the tournament based on performance How about promoting broadcasters […]


March Madness: CBS and Turner ready for the Sweet 16 and Regional Finals; Busy weekend of hoops

SWEET SIXTEEN Lots of hoops Saturday and Sunday. Beginning on both days in […]


Lesley Visser on Dick Stockton: Be it network sports or world travel, “May we all have such a life in full”

Dick Stockton announced his retirement yesterday after a glistening 55 year career on network […]