Events

NFL Week #4: NBC’s SNF has Brady’s return to New England; ESPN’s Mannings won’t return until Week #7

Broadcast notes, NFL Week #4 CBS has the doubleheader, Fox the single game. Joe Buck […]


Talk Show Hosts

Sports-Talk: New York’s all-time, top 10 hosts; From friendly interaction in the 60s to constant diatribe today

Thirty-four years ago, fulltime sports-talk radio was born in New York under the call […]


Columnist

Two play-by-players are linked by a deadly ’89 plane crash; one survived, other lost his parents

Play-by-play voices connected by happenstance It’s been 32 years since the deadly crash of […]


Tutorial

Hall of Famer Chuck Kaiton provides an invaluable tutorial on how to call an NHL game on radio

Hall of Fame broadcaster Chuck Kaiton is a decorated National Hockey League play-by-play announcer […]


Columnist

2022 Beijing Games: Will NBC speak the truth about China or camouflage the country’s warts?

More at stake than gold medals for NBCUniversal at the Beijing Olympics: Truth in […]


Featured

On the eve of Jim McKay’s 100th birthday, Sean McManus, CEO of CBS Sports, remembers his iconic dad

A network icon was born 100 years ago tomorrow, September 24h 1921. Jim McKay […]


Events

College Football Week #4: Fox has biggest game of the weekend, Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin in Chicago

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2021 –WEEK #4 NOTES Gus Johnson takes a deep dive on Sunday, […]


Events

Week #3: Buck/Aikman work twice; Gus Johnson’s Fox assignment goes to just 4 markets and 3% of U.S.

NFL Broadcast Notes: Week #3 Fox has the doubleheader, CBS the singleton. Joe Buck and […]


Columnist

Halby’s Morsels: It’s difficult for women to compete against men for play-by-play gigs; Microphone news

NBA TV In a questionable decision, one that was praiseworthy during the limited shelf […]


Instructional

Budding voices can learn from these 30 veterans; whether the lessons are light or fundamental

Calling this eclectic would be silly. Yet having studied hundreds of broadcasters for fifty […]


Events

Turner releases its top talent for its NHL debut; Viewers anticipate how Gretzky gamble goes

Turner Sports has announced the talent roster for its upcoming NHL coverage, a seven-year […]


Events

NFL week #2: Fox’ Buck team off on Sunday; Manning siblings were good but the production incompatible

Time generally flies during the NFL season. I saw a chunk of the Mannings ESPN2 […]