Announcers

Turner’s Brian Anderson: Versatile and seasoned; He has what it takes to be the sports face of a network

  There are not many out there today like Turner Sports’ Brian Anderson. Give him […]


Journalists

Roy Firestone, ex-ESPN great, talks Don Cherry and the intersection of sports, politics and social media

  The unsettling comments of Don Cherry took its toll. He was yanked off Hockey […]


Announcers

Hockey Night in Canada’s Jim Hughson will be given coveted Foster Hewitt Award today by Hall of Fame

Jim Hughson has hit the pinnacle of National Hockey League broadcasting and today he takes […]


Announcers

Don Cherry’s firing draws a firestorm in Canada; Heroes and icons can be flawed too

Don Cherry was not fired because of his comments on Saturday, November 9th. The hockey […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: NBA announcer changes; League has 14 voices 70 or over, Curt Gowdy and PC in 1975

  Jim Barnett, an eleven year NBA journeyman, did color on Golden State Warriors telecasts […]


Announcers

College football on TV, Part #3: The voices I heard; the real good, the good and the not too good

  So last weekend I watched more college football. Some announcers’ names were somewhat familiar, […]


Columnist

Nessler’s a standout but lacks Uncle Verne’s belly laugh; He and Danielson get an A for LSU-Alabama

  The game spoke for itself as did the high ratings. CBS did a 9.7 […]


Event Previews

NFL Week # 11; CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBC, NFL Network; All talent, times and regional coverage

CBS has the doubleheader this week. Fox runs a single game. Joe Buck and Troy […]


Event Previews

College Football Week #12; CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBC +; All Times, All Games, All Announcers

WEEK #12 We’re getting there. The Bowl season is almost upon us. Doesn’t the college […]


Announcers

ESPN’s Booger McFarland gets an A- calling SF-Seattle game; In his first season in the booth, he’s assertive!

The dreaded Booger-mobile has been retired and Jason Witten is back on the Dallas gridiron. […]


Columnist

It hasn’t been a good start to the year for the NBA; First China, then Kawhi Leonard’s absence irks ESPN

This has not been a good year for the NBA, and it’s only just begun. […]


Columnist

Will Pro Football and Basketball Halls reveal how ballots for their media awards are selected and who votes?

  It’s Veterans Day, 2019! On Veterans Day we honor those who served including many […]