Pierre Houde given Foster Hewitt Award for hockey excellence; NBA Title series starts Thursday

2024 Foster Hewitt Award Longtime French-language Montreal Canadiens play-by-play announcer Pierre Houde was named the […]


2024’s baseball season season is upon us! New play-by-players are coming on!

The big move of the offseason is Jason Benetti leaving his TV play-by-play job […]


The next Foster Hewitt Award Winner will be selected in 2024; NHL broadcasts

Four years ago, I wrote a piece for Sports Broadcast Journal talking about the […]


Royal families of NHL voices; Fathers and Sons grew it generationally, starting it on radio in the 1920s

Albert family Marv Albert (Rangers radio, various national arms on TV) Al Albert (Original radio […]


This is the full roster of local and national 2023-24 Voices; The Celtics’ Mike Gorman is calling his final year

A listing of this season’s NBA announcers, market-by-market, radio and TV, completed locally and on […]


The NHL’s Team-by-Team list of voices for radio and TV; Faust is out in LA and Nickson will simulcast

The NHL is hitting the ice on both radio and television. Here’s the detailed roster […]


For dedicated NHL fans, there’s no better guide; Changes in place at ESPN and Turner

Jake Baskin loves the NHL, understands the depth of the game and what’s required to […]


These are the final NFL regular season voices for 2023-24 teams; Amazon, CBS, ESPN. Fox and NBC,

CBS SPORTS – NFL Jim Nantz, Tony Romo Ian Eagle, Charles Davis Kevin Harlan, Trent […]


Sports broadcasters beyond baseball; Ex-players who turned into superb voices of their own

Jake Baskin examined the best former players of the past in a variety of sports […]


From stars, Drysdale to Kell and Kaat to Hoyt, they evolved into the best sportscasters in America

A good number of Play-by-Play announcers were once high-level athletes. (This doesn’t include analysts […]


NHL Stanley Cup schedule starts tomorrow; Dan Rusanowsky, Sharks voice, named 2023 recipient

San Jose Sharks radio announcer Dan Rusanowsky was named the 2023 recipient of the Foster […]


NHL Playoffs: The long history of Stanley Cup broadcasts in America and Canada; Turner and ESPN

2023 Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup playoffs are in full swing. Currently, it is the […]