Sean McDonough to serve as ESPN’s lead NHL play-by-play voice; Levy in studio; Full announcer roster listed

ESPN has announced its on-air personnel for its upcoming NHL coverage. The network begins […]


NBC’s last Stanley Cup soirée after 16 dedicated years: Kenny Albert and John Forslund are lead voices

NBC isn’t shortcutting its production as it presents its final Stanley Cup. The network’s rights […]


Voices? When the NHL leaves NBC, ESPN and Turner will consider these game and studio announcers

This article has been updated to reflect new reports of Turner’s plans for lead announcer. […]


Play Ball! Baseball is back; A full directory of team voices; including details of off-season changes

Baseball is back and with it comes encouragement. Harsh winters are behind us and long […]


NHL: Kenny Albert and John Forslund will share NBC’s regular season load; Full list of all teams’ TV/Radio voices

Now that the season has begun, NHL fans are listening and watching, be it radio […]


The ages of the NFL’s team voices might surprise you; Half are in their 60s or above; One is 81

The broadcast booth and the football field live in the same stadium but they’re miles […]


With Doc Emrick retired, who’s on NBC’s radar to follow the master? A look at the top five candidates

Hall of Famer Mike “Doc” Emrick announced his retirement last week after 40 years of […]


Is hockey better on Canadian TV or American? Are 2 voices better than 3? How about graphics? We explore!

Hockey Night in Canada is an institution north of the border and has been […]


NBC, USA and NBCSN present 120 hours of NHL starting Saturday; Profiles of all talent + schedule

NBC Sports has announced details for its commentary and production in advance of the NHL’s […]


Voice Coaches: Do they help? An interview with mentor Ellie Miller; List of 35 thunderous announcers

Ellie Miller coaches announcers on how to improve their voices. But her career didn’t start […]


Longtime Lightning TV voice Rick Peckham wins Foster Hewitt Award from Hockey Hall of Fame

Rick Peckham has been announced as the winner of the 2020 Foster Hewitt Memorial Award, the Hockey Hall of Fame’s top honor for broadcasters.


NHL’s all-time best voices: Broken down by American and Canadian, play-by-play and color commentators

Editor’s Note: Jake Baskin is a dedicated student of play-by-play and sports broadcast history. He […]