Announcers

Network radio sports talk hosts, Russo, Cowherd, Finebaum, Eisen, Golic and Wingo never short on takes

Week three without sports hasn’t stopped these guys. They’re hardly out of material. They […]


Announcers

White Sox radio voice Ed Farmer, hardly a conventional play-by-play broadcaster, dies at 70

Longtime White Sox radio announcer Ed Farmer passed away Wednesday. He was 70. Farmer […]


Announcers

No Games: Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman, Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe find issues to debate

The games have been tabled, schedules have been shelved, stadiums are empty and arenas […]


Columnist

Florida Derby: With nothing to cover, the sports media ignores a great historical race

Last Saturday, one of the great races in the history of our country was […]


News

Voices keeping busy during the malaise; They do the zany, do stunts, and serve as cheerleaders

Broadcasters and related tidbits during this unprecedented stoppage Dr. Tony Fauci of the NIAID says […]


News

No sports: ESPN, CBS, Turner, and Fox voices tell us how they’re coping and what they say to fans

With the suspension of sports activity, what are some prominent network broadcasters doing to […]


Broadcasting

NBA: What’s next for ESPN, Turner and the fans? What options can the league consider?

During this stretch of gridlock and grief, sports and the networks are fighting their […]


Announcers

Walt ‘Clyde’ Frazier turns 75; Knicks’ (rhyming) voice for 28 years led team to two NBA titles, ’70 and ’73

Knicks’ fans have suffered for years. Too often, the team’s owner has been the […]


Announcers

Games or no games: Talkies Cowherd, Rome, Russo, Le Batard, Golic and Wingo spew opinions

Another week of no games. Lots of speculation about if and when the games […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Olympics; Sports in wartime; Baby boomers’ crisis; Voices’ command of language +

I was asked by a reader to identify the top ten local baseball voices […]


Columnist

Al Michaels’ NBC contract ends in 2022; But the voice of NFL primetime isn’t ready to retire

Al Michaels has been dubbed America’s sports announcer. He’s covered several Olympics, eight World […]


Announcers

Lisa Salters, ESPN’s Monday Night Football and NBA reporter: “My early goal and early career were in news”

You see lots of Lisa Salters reporting from the sidelines, be it the NFL or the […]