Notes and rants; ESPN College GameDay; Drysdale is only one of the top 16 LA voices from SoCal

I don’t know what the big deal is about Joe Davis. I’m told that […]


NHL has lost a cluster of voices; The Vin Scully/Ray Scott, Koufax/Kaat ’65 Series; Broadcast news and notes

The NHL has suffered a tough stretch, losing some of its  best announcers ever. Locally, […]


Westwood One’s surprise renewal of the NCAA Tourney; Scully; Cefalo; Fox’ MLB; SiriusXM’s NBA Channel

NCAA Tournament In a surprising move, the NCAA announced that it has renewed its […]


CBS smartly extends Burleson; Good vs. weak MLB voices; Remote nightmare; Salary dichotomies

Nate Burleson has earned his stripes in an economy of time. The Canadian born […]


NBC’s Olympic announcers lack distinction; Hoops voices are weak; MLB, NFL NHL and NBA news

News, opinions and rants. The Olympics are dominating sports broadcasting news during these […]


Halby’s Morsels: Malika Andrews sparkles; MLB: Frick winners,1964 Cards spawned 5 voices

ESPN’s Malika Andrews stole the show ESPN’s Malika Andrews, 26, is unflappable. With the […]


Halby’s Morsels: NFL, NHL, NBA and MLB; Gorging yourself on ESPN’s Nathan’s hotdogs contest? Disgusting

Nathan’s July 4th hotdog eating contest on ESPN Is overindulging on hotdogs a sport? […]


Halby’s Morsels: NBC’s Olympics; Maria Taylor’s demand; Fox Sports; Tim Brando; NHL; Remote broadcasts

Discouraging words from Fox on the future of remote broadcasts Recent comments from Fox […]


Halby’s Morsels: Not sure that Al Michaels is headed to Amazon; Marv dissed by MSG; NBA’s best TV trio

Andrew Marchand of the New York Post reported last week that Amazon Prime which […]


Halby’s Morsels: NBA, the notorious TV years; Remote broadcasts; Ratings; Oddities; Hubie Brown +

NBA NBA ratings showing some life. According to Sports Media Watch, “The opening weekend of […]


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 […]


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 […]