Halby’s Morsels: The All-Star Game; Earl Monroe; Ivy League voices; ‘Live Sports Media’ by SU’s Deninger

Mid-summer – Notes and factoids: There’s quick Joe and Slow Joe. No. this isn’t the […]


Halby’s Morsels: Baseball on TV and radio; Notre Dame; Northwestern; Florida State; Roy Firestone +

Contributor Don Haley Acerbic and trenchant fried, Don Haley chimes in again today. To […]


ESPN doing solid job on NHL Stanley Cup; Story told about John Sterling, talking to himself in booth and hotel

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE ESPN had its choice of which conference final to televise and chose […]


Halby’s Morsels: Health issues, ESPN and NBA; NHL; Old-time voices; Mets and MLB Giants

Just got word that Tuesday’s scheduled media call with  ESPN’s Jeff Van Gundy and Mark […]


Pioneer Red Barber was unique; Keiter was never really appreciated; Johnny Holliday, 85, still at it

The great radio voices For a short period of time from the mid 1950s through […]


Harlan beats Anderson and Eagle for Turner sweepstakes; Doris Burke hopes ESPN will recognize her

Some lazy late spring notes to share: Notes By now, Kevin Harlan, 61, can […]


Halby’s Morsels: More changes; Will Fox put Jim Gray on with Tom Brady? Joe Garagiola and Harry Carry

Tom Brady You have to wonder. What kind of broadcaster will Tom Brady wind […]


Chris Russo; Harlan gets Turner’s top NBA assignment; A couple writers and yes, the Knicks’ first title

Chris Russo Chris Russo is distinct, speaks his mind, has a big heart and […]


Debris at Yankee Stadium, Michael Kay called it calmly, Sterling hollered; Joe Davis’ #2 on Fox’ NFL?

On Saturday, the Yankees’ shortstop Gleyber Torres produced a winning single that turned into […]


Halby’s Morsels: Voices don’t have deep enough pockets to stuff their cash; ESPN was a better fit for Tirico

Mike Tirico hasn’t been a great match for NBC. Yet he’s a fine play-by-player and […]


Dave Lamont gets himself a break on Fox; 15 ESPN college basketball voices I liked last weekend

Halby’s Morsels There’s encouraging news for the veteran South Floridan sportscaster, Dave Lamont. And […]


Halby’s Morsels: The Washington Commanders; The national talkies; The KC halftime musical destruction

A new name Just as the name Washington Football Team was catching on, the NFL’s […]