Fox’ Gus Johnson, Joel Klatt and Jenny Taft get off to a decent start in Ohio State’s win over Minnesota

Fox Sports’ College Football A-Team of play-by-play announcer Gus Johnson, color commentator Joel Klatt, […]


Playing Musical Chairs with sports programming: Fox’ “Saratoga Live” was impossible to follow

We’ve written some very positive things about Fox Sports Two’s racing show “Saratoga Live.” […]


A sensible and thorough break down of NBC’s Olympic coverage which didn’t get rave reviews overall

Generally speaking, NBCUniversal’s coverage of the Tokyo Olympics didn’t qualify for any medal. And […]


NBC avoided Olympic controversies; Holt stuck to journalism first; Guthrie didn’t; Costas missed

Go back for a moment to a Variety story on April 14th. It set […]


NBC’s swimming coverage excels, but the network overkilled viewers with the Simone Biles storyline

Mike Tirico is anchoring an interesting week of Olympic primetime coverage for NBC Sports. […]


Putting a wrap on ESPN’s broadcast of the NBA Finals; Analysts Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson get an A+

ESPN’s Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy had excellent Finals. The two analysts are like […]


NBC’s Kenny Albert, Eddie Olcyzk, Brian Boucher and Kathryn Tappen excel covering Stanley Cup

NBC Sports will broadcast at least one more Stanley Cup Final game on Wednesday […]


The NBA’s best trio of voices, ESPN’s Breen, Van Gundy and Jackson love to quibble and challenge the game

These three are funny and quarrel like siblings. During this time of year,  ESPN’s […]


NBC and ESPN’s coverage of the NHL, Formula 1 and IndyCar race keeps viewers engaged

A Weekend With Eric Bean: Observations of NHL and Auto Racing Coverage I hope […]


NBC’s Olczyk catches missed call, too many men on the ice, in Tuesday’s Tampa Bay win over Isles

Two competitive series are starting to take shape in the NHL’s Stanley Cup Semifinals. […]


NBA Reviews, ESPN and Turner: Breen, Van Gundy, Mark and Jimmy Jackson, Grant Hill, Miller, others

Notes and observations – watching and listening to the NBA playoffs on Turner and ESPN: […]


NBC Sports produces Stanley Cup seamlessly; Styles differ a bit, yet Albert and Forslund are both solid

NBC Sports once again excelled at covering the second round of the 2021 NHL Stanley […]