Lighter moments in Minneapolis? Icon Sid Hartman,100, remembers sports’ characters and joys

In somber times, it’s nice to remember lighter moments! Sports in Minneapolis? All roads […]


Best sports calls on TV and radio the last 50 years: Voting is down to the Elite-8; Scully, Jack Buck prominent

Jack Benjamin is using social media this spring to select the best play-by-play calls […]


Halby’s Morsels: Best calls last 50 years; MLB Net keeps busy; Tales from the trenches; Hannah Storm

Tomorrow, May 29th, marks 25 years to the day that Hall of Fame electee […]


Joe Castiglione: Calm and warm; Red Sox radio announcer has been New England’s voice of summer since ’83

For four decades, his voice has wafted softly through New England summers, a steady […]


Memorial Day: Honoring the sports voices who served our great nation in times of war and peace

Did you know that Memorial Day was originally known as Decoration Day? It originated in the years […]


Didn’t go to Syracuse? Over 150 sports voices went to colleges elsewhere and did just fine too

It’s conventional knowledge. Syracuse University is the Harvard or Yale for future sports broadcasters. […]


Halby’s Morsels: NFL network voices in post-season; MLB talent and Cheers; Great Calls; Awful locations

This is the all-time leader board covering the highest number of playoff games called […]


Phyllis George: Colleagues, others weigh in on the pioneer’s passing; Joined CBS’ NFL Today in 1975

It was announced late yesterday that Phyllis George passed on Thursday night. She was 70 […]


On the eve of the finale of ESPN’s Last Dance, Sam Smith, who wrote ‘The Jordan Rules’ answers it all

Sam Smith (left) wrote the book, literally. For that matter, he wrote three about […]


Jon Miller: When a hitter leaves the box, he gets warned. If he leaves again, it’s an automatic strike!

In part two of our interview with Jon Miller, we took a deeper dive […]


Halby’s Morsels: Pure voices; ESPN’s MNF booth needs personality; The Albert brothers; Tidbits

When it comes to overpowering timbre of years ago, the names that hit my […]


Monday Night Football Dismissals: ESPN’s in-house options; Lisa Salters back on sideline

So here we go again. ESPN has announced that it is making changes in […]