Broadcasting

Sports on local TV news, once the source for scores and more, look for an identity in a digital world

As ESPN grew into a national treasure after its birth in 1979, the critical role […]


Reviews

TNT’s duo of Harlan and Miller have a natural chemistry; Reggie covers the basics from an ex-player’s view

A review of TNT’s NBA broadcast team of Kevin Harlan and Reggie Miller: The Lakers […]


Reviews

PGA Coverage: How did CBS and ESPN do? Production gets A, Nantz A-, Faldo C and McDonough A+

Golf’s first major of the year was mesmerizing and scintillating in so many ways. […]


Profile

NHL on NBC comes through again as the Caps beat the Bruins; Forslund and Milbury excel behind mic

From Alexander Ovechkin to David Pastrnak and from Evgeny Kuznetsov to Brad Marchand, the […]



News

Seattle Kraken hire Everett Fitzhugh as the franchise’s announcer; He becomes first Black NHL team voice

A couple years ago, not long after this publication was launched, my longtime college buddy […]


Social Media

Talkies cover lots: Fox’ Colin Cowherd suggests that Ravens can go undefeated; Dickie V talks hoops

What a week! From NFL players opting out of the 2020-21 season to the […]


Reviews

TNT/NBA team of Ian Eagle and Stan Van Gundy earn a B for their call of Portland’s win over Houston

Fighting for a playoff chance the Portland Trailblazers squared off against the Houston Rockets Tuesday […]


Event Previews

Turner and ESPN release announcers and times for coming NBA games; Talent remains intact for now

NBA coverage has captured the spotlight this past week. No Covid-19 incidences. The restart […]


Reviews

ESPN’s Mark Jones and Doris Burke get a generous B- for their lack luster coverage of Pelicans-Grizzlies

ESPN’s NBA play-by-play voice Mark Jones and his analyst Doris Burke called Monday night’s […]


Journalists

ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian is living a dream; Longtime writer is never at a loss for the candid word on-air

With the recent start of the 2020 MLB season, Tim Kurkjian’s role looks different. […]


Journalists

ESPN’S Jessica Mendoza and Buster Olney address MLB’s handling of Covid-19; Game could face $4B loss

The 2020 MLB season is proving to be unforgettable and record-breaking just one week […]