Historical

50 years ago: MLB and the Moon landing; A look back; Local voices remember their experiences

Something divine or celestial had to have taken hold some 50 years ago. It was […]


Historical

Esteemed network voices remember where they were when America landed on the moon 50 years ago

What was it that Vin Scully said when Kirk Gibson hit that unforgettable home run? […]


Columnist

NBC releases British Open schedule; Paul Azinger opens up about Spieth, Day, Tiger and NBC vs. Fox

BRITISH OPEN PREVIEW AND SCHEDULE     The full schedule and NBC’s production enhancements are […]


Journalists

On ESPN’s The Art of Conversation with Dan Le Batard: Mike Tyson and Pat Riley open up about their lives

  A prodigy, ESPN’s Dan Le Batard was the lead columnist of the Miami Herald […]


Columnist

The Curt Smith Series: During Prohibition, Herbert Hoover heard angry fans taunt, “We want beer”

OUR PRESIDENTS, OURSELVES   “American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator […]


Historical

A dozen top media encounters that rocked the sports world; from verbal spats to physical confrontations

  Another month, another feud between sports figures and the media. On June 23, Mickey […]


News

From SiriusXM -Tim Legler: Pistons are best destination for Westbrook; Pelicans’ GM Griffin sets bar high

In the midst of this exciting NBA off-season, the SiriusXM NBA Radio channel travelled out […]


Commentary

Fox and MLB’s ASG focused nimbly on individual players; Joe Buck excels doing a juggling act

Way back, the Mid-Summer Classic might have meant Willie Mays against Mickey Mantle or Roberto […]


Historical

On MLB’s All-Star Tuesday: A collection of all-time riveting play-by-play calls, position-by-position

Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game recognizes the best players in the game by position. While […]


Columnist

1964: Baseball’s best broadcasting year, top to bottom; 25 eventual HOF Ford Frick winners were on the air

For baseball broadcasting,  you might say that it was a glorious year, one not surpassed […]


Instructional

Tom Hedrick: Ex-sports voice and broadcast professor lists his best-ever students and his top 12 tips

Happily, Tom Hedrick is still with us, as is the iconic essayist Jack Whitaker. They’re […]


Journalists

Lesley Visser on sideline reporters: “It’s kind of become a metaphor for ‘female dumping ground’”

Part two of a series exploring sideline reporting, a role introduced  in 1974   It […]