Event Previews

NFL Network deciphers the 2020 schedule; But it’s Dr. Fauci who knows better whether it will stick

  The NFL took center stage last night. With all the off-season movement and free […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: NFL sked; Sightless man hopes to do play-by-play; A voice who became an auctioneer

  If the NCAA can announce the March Madness brackets live, why can’t the NFL do […]


Announcers

Bob Costas: MLB faces obstacles to play; If it’s a go, legendary host embraces trials to pick up the pace

  Will baseball start or won’t it? Like the direction of the virus itself, no […]


Commentary

ESPN bungles Shula story on SVP’s SportsCenter; This morning, Mike Greenberg came through solidly

  Don Shula’s famous jaw would jut out perfectly on the NFL’s Mount Rushmore. He’d […]


Commentary

Ex-ESPNer Roy Firestone reflects on Don Shula; Renowned interviewer knew winningest NFL coach 50 years

Former ESPNer Roy Firestone, one of the most accomplished sports interviewers of all-time, knew Coach […]


Announcers

The dozen pioneering voices who popularized the NBA during the league’s early, challenging years

  THE NBA’S EARLY YEARS. THE COMPELLING VOICES WHO PAVED THE WAY The NBA had […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: The Last Dance, Marv Albert; Eagles’ Reese, 77, sharp and going strong; Al McCoy+

I was surprised that Marv Albert was not interviewed for the The Last Dance, the […]


Broadcasting

Mike Tirico hosts NBCSN’s breezy ‘Lunch Talk Live’; Star-studded guests are a constant at high noon

  Versatile Mike Tirico is comfortable at just about any sports assignment he’s given and […]


Journalists

No games: Newspapers’ sports pages are trimmed, writers are shuffled and editors get creative

  When every North American sports league aborted their seasons in early March, reporters covered […]


Announcers

Jon Miller: A golden MLB voice; Still fresh on Giants games after 21 years of ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

  Nationally, his sound was unmistakable. Smooth, deep and syrupy, the perfect soundtrack for 21 […]


Reviews

The NFL should maintain four successful elements of this year’s virtual draft; They resonated on TV

With Every Setback Comes Silver Linings: Pros of the Remote NFL Draft   Four days […]


Announcers

Syracuse alumni calling MLB games wait for cry of ‘Play Ball’; Until then, they stay engaged uniquely

  Stadiums and broadcast booths are empty as we fight covid-19. When things will open […]