Media

Media members have free license on social media; Jemele Hill derides California Republican on Twitter

Jamele Hill:“I pay taxes (probably more than you), so I have every right to observe, criticize, and question my government. And I bet I’m better at politics than you are.”



Profile

Andy Katz, ex-ESPN hoops analyst, blindsided by ’17 layoff, now with Fox +; Envisions a ’21 NCAA Tourney

The kid from the Boston area was living a dream. And for a hoops junkie […]


Event Previews

NBC’s Belmont Stakes coverage will include a discussion of Bob Baffert’s 2 sidelined horses; How deep?

Saturday, NBC will broadcast the Belmont Stakes without a Bob Baffert horse in the […]


Announcers

MLB voices differ on need for fabricated crowd noise on broadcasts (Today: National League)

“We are going to make the best of it”: MLB Broadcasters Share Their Thoughts on […]


Announcers

MLB team voices look ahead to calling games under unusual conditions (Today: American League)

“We are going to make the best of it”: MLB Broadcasters say as they look […]


Profile

ESPN’s Tom Rinaldi: A journey like few others; From teacher to TV interviewer on sports’ center stage

Rinaldi wrote a book while at ESPN. But instead of covering a sports hero, he wrote about one of the most iconic, gut-wrenching moments in the country’s history.


Events

The PGA Tour, CBS and The Golf Channel deliver as the sport returns; Nantz gets an A+, Faldo an A

The PGA Tour and its broadcast partners, CBS and The Golf Channel, delivered spectacularly […]


Documentaries

ESPN’s ‘Imperfect: The Roy Halladay Story’ covers the late pitcher’s struggles and his untimely death

“Perfect, I hate that word perfect,” said Brandy Halladay, the wife of the late […]


News

Hill, Sharpe and Bayless discuss the continued calls for social justice; Others ponder sports’ resumption

Celebrated ESPN anchor, Hannah Storm, eloquently took to Twitter reminding us all that the “sports […]


Event Previews

2021 Olympics: Rowdy Gaines, NBC’s Voice of Swimming, looks ahead and lists America’s 5 greatest of the past

Nobody saw the boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympic Games coming. When former President […]


Opinion

Versatile Tim Ryan, a network TV voice for decades, speaks out on NFL injuries and the anthem at games

Three years ago, after the publication of a memoir covering my life in the […]