Announcers

Mike Breen, who’s called a record 14 NBA Finals, is given Basketball HOF’s Curt Gowdy Award for announcing

Mike Breen finally made it. What took the Hall so long? The Naismith Hall […]


Columnist

50th anniversary of Knicks’ first title: Will longtime voice Marv Albert be invited to partake in MSG ceremony?

UPDATE: On February 28th, Marv Albert confirmed to the New York Post that he was […]


Event Previews

College Hoops: Thick of the season schedule for CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBCSN, PAC-12 and Big Ten Networks

NBC Sports Network has the rights to Atlantic 10 Basketball. This year the conference’s […]


Interviews

Fox Sports’ Curt Menefee: From a small school to a huge job; from Coe College to the Sunday NFL studio

Curt Menefee’s climb to one of the most visible sports positions on network television […]


Podcasts

NBA: Podcasting here, there and everywhere: Players, writers and pundits; The top five and why

Podcasting is one of the fastest growing media sectors and it’s saturating the sports […]


Announcers

Don Fischer, Indiana U’s basketball and football voice for 47 seasons has experienced the best and the worst

Don Fischer, 47 year Voice of Indiana football and basketball, “On Bob Kinght: “He is the greatest college coach in the history of the game.”.


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Talent salaries; Is Kirk Herbstreit worth $3-4 million per?; Baseball voices moonlighting

Salaries in the sports broadcast business vary considerably. Some are frankly outrageous. Let’s go […]


Event Previews

College hoops weekend: With NFL over, ESPN, CBS, Fox, Pac-12 and Big 10 Networks run busy schedules

Broadcast notes, college basketball telecasts, weekend of February 8th: Doug Gottlieb leaves the studio to […]


Columnist

At 75, Al Michaels is ‘America’s sports announcer’; Who will be next to earn the unofficial moniker?

Roy Firestone dubbed Al Michaels, ‘America’s sportscaster.’ Tough to disagree. Certainly on play-by-play. Michaels […]


Journalists

Roy Firestone, ESPN pioneer and prolific interviewer, writes from the heart about Kobe and what he meant

Roy Firestone got into the heads of hundreds upon hundreds of athletes on ESPN […]


Reviews

Award winning comedy writer Ken Levine reviews the 2020 Super Bowl!

DISCLAIMER: This is a snarky Super Bowl review. I will never be hired by Sports […]


Reviews

SUPER BOWL LIV: Fox gets an A; Buck was short-and-sweet, Aikman spot-on; Myers terrific on sideline

Last night’s Super Bowl telecast was wonderfully done by Fox. Under the aegis of Brad […]