Columnist

Tears of Appreciation: Costas, Enberg, Glickman, Scully and Joe Tait

My mother, bless her heart, has a love for old classical music. When listening to […]


Announcers

Verne Lundquist; a Hearty Laugh and Natural Warmth that Might Never be Replaced

Whether he marveled or shuddered, emoted or agonized, Verne Lundquist was never about shtick or […]


Commentary

Halby’s Morsels: Preakness, NHL, Random Reviews, Tales and Notes

Lessons from Vin Scully, Cawood Ledford and Harry Kalas, The Francesa debate, How Mel Allen was hired by the Yanks + the NBA announcer who’s also a firefighter.


Announcers

Jerry Schemmel: Rockies’ Radio Voice and Survivor of Deadly United Airlines Crash Tests Life’s Limits

11 month old girl that Schemmel pulled from the wreckage of the ’89 crash died of a drug overdose in ‘09


Columnist

Jim Paige, Who Inspired My Sportscasting Pursuit, Now Suffering From ALS

“I’m a little slower…but I’m still moving,” says Jim Paige, who has many loved ones supporting him.


Featured

In his 45th Season, the Reds’ Marty Brennaman is Taking it One Year at a Time

Succeeding a popular Al Michaels in ’74, Brennaman didn’t feel accepted immediately.


Columnist

ESPN’s Linda Cohn: Longest Tenured Woman Anchor on Network TV

Cohn is among the top 5 women all-time with Mary Carillo, Suzy Kolber, Robin Roberts, and Lesley Visser.


Announcers

Jim Rome: Pioneer Network Sports Talk Host Stresses Knowledge and Uniqueness

Rome started his career by selling office equipment.


Columnist

The NHL’s Mike Emrick: A Rapid-Fire Version of Dick Enberg

“With 90 percent of the players in visors, it’s hard to find something to hit.”



Business

NBC Sports Boss Mark Lazarus Talks Talent, NFL and Network’s Growing Portfolio

NBC Sports network thriving due to collaboration between management and team members.