Tears of Appreciation: Costas, Enberg, Glickman, Scully and Joe Tait

My mother, bless her heart, has a love for old classical music. When listening to […]


Verne Lundquist; a Hearty Laugh and Natural Warmth that Might Never be Replaced

Whether he marveled or shuddered, emoted or agonized, Verne Lundquist was never about shtick or […]


Halby’s Morsels: Preakness, NHL, Random Reviews, Tales and Notes

Lessons from Vin Scully, Cawood Ledford and Harry Kalas, The Francesa debate, How Mel Allen was hired by the Yanks + the NBA announcer who’s also a firefighter.


Jerry Schemmel: Rockies’ Radio Voice and Survivor of Deadly United Airlines Crash Tests Life’s Limits

11 month old girl that Schemmel pulled from the wreckage of the ’89 crash died of a drug overdose in ‘09


ESPN’s Linda Cohn: Longest Tenured Woman Anchor on Network TV

Cohn is among the top 5 women all-time with Mary Carillo, Suzy Kolber, Robin Roberts, and Lesley Visser.


Jim Rome: Pioneer Network Sports Talk Host Stresses Knowledge and Uniqueness

Rome started his career by selling office equipment.


The NHL’s Mike Emrick: A Rapid-Fire Version of Dick Enberg

“With 90 percent of the players in visors, it’s hard to find something to hit.”


Richard Sandomir Delves into his: ‘The Pride of the Yankees: Lou Gehrig, Gary Cooper and the Making of a Classic’

Dick Schaap, Jimmy Breslin and others inspired Sandomir’s early work.


NBC Sports Boss Mark Lazarus Talks Talent, NFL and Network’s Growing Portfolio

NBC Sports network thriving due to collaboration between management and team members.


Bulls’ Voice Chuck Swirsky Talks his Career and Breaks Down NBA Playoffs

Swirsky doesn’t think talkies should infuse themselves into sports shows.


The 5 All-Time Top Play-By-Play Announcers in America’s 10 Biggest Markets

Based on marketplace merit, durability, edge, warmth, artistic contribution, distinction and style.


Like the Rest of Us, Announcers Deal with Issues Too

It’s not always rosy. It just appears that way!