Well deserved! Longtime Celtics TV voice and ex ESPNer Mike Gorman is honored with HOF’s ’21 Gowdy Award

You can’t debate the decision. Earlier this week, Basketball’s Naismith Hall of Fame named […]


Halby’s Morsels: NBA Studio, ESPN vs. TNT; Mayne, Berman, Tirico, Levy, Hicks, Nantz, Harlan, local voices

NBA shoulder programming in-studio: ESPN vs. Turner On ESPN’s media call Monday, I asked […]


Marv Albert calls it a day, a month before his 80th birthday; He’ll retire after calling NBA’s Eastern Finals

It was time and I think he knew it. The pounding he was taking […]


Full 18 week NFL TV schedule; Al Michaels’ final NBC season, Talent dominoes, Network execs comment

The NFL got its full schedule in last fall. The league nimbly moved games to […]


Executive Jim Spence saw it all at ABC Sports, from pompous Howard Cosell to gentleman Keith Jackson

In the 1970s and early 80s during the height of ABC Sports, all decision-making […]


Halby’s Morsels: Changes behind the mic; Real heroes; Scully; Uecker; Amazon voices and Ratings

As reported here earlier, Chris Webber has told friends and colleagues that he thinks his […]


Podcast produces evidence that Penn State’s Sandusky is innocent and Paterno was wrongfully debunked

The scandal rocked a city, a state and a country. The antagonist was found […]


Halby’s Morsels: The fallout of the NHL TV deal, NBC’s statement; ESPN’s coverage of MLB and more

Turner, NBC and the NHL So Turner gets what some are referring to as […]


At 90, Jerry Izenberg is invincible; Ali was his easiest interview and Rozelle was the best all-time commissioner

By any measure, Jerry Izenberg is a media icon. Late yesterday afternoon, I sent […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]