2018-19 NBA recap: Announcers, annoyances, observations, refs, takes, the anthem and PA voices

Time to bellow some end-season, top of mind thoughts: 2018-19 – Three of the […]


Despite star-studded lineup, TNT’s NBA pre and post game ratings don’t necessarily dominate ESPN’s

Sports Media Watch does an excellent job keeping tabs on audience deliveries and posting […]


Will NBA mic refs like the NFL? Don’t rule it out. TV viewers want details after replays and complex calls

The NBA might be open to a suggestion to streamline its faint communication process […]


ABC releases NBA Finals schedule; Van Gundy and Jackson upset that Mike Breen’s not in the Hall of Fame

SCHEDULE BELOW Mike Breen takes center stage on ABC tonight, calling the play-by-play of the […]


NBA playoffs on TNT: Audio volume is too low; Chris Webber on Marv Albert; Reggie Miller on Kevin Harlan

TNT: Please turn down the audio of the crowd mic TNT does a wonderful job […]


NBA and NHL Conference Finals: Daily composite schedule and voices; Ratings for NBA semis up 20%

Down to four and four in the chase for the NBA title and Stanley Cup […]


ESPN’s popular Boog Sciambi: “To sound like a baseball voice of 50 years ago doesn’t work today”

When ESPN’s Jon Sicambi embarked upon his career in the early 90s, local sports-talk radio […]


Derby and NHL Playoffs on NBC platforms; ABC and TNT continue NBA coverage this weekend

Post time on NBC for the 145th Run for the Roses is 6:50 p.m. Gone from […]


Three national sports talkies: Colin Cowherd, Dan Le Batard, and Doug Gottlieb, A quick look at their styles

The world today is filled with endless forms of entertainment and stimuli. So […]


Turner, ABC and ESPN set schedule for the second round NBA playoffs and update announcer assignments

SCHEDULE FOR UPCOMING WEEK BELOW ESPN TELECAST Mike Breen found his sportscasting specialty. He’s a […]


NFL Draft: ‘The Pick Is In….Maybe’; Viewers waited 24 minutes for first pick, Too much chatter

Ok, the draft is over and it has become obvious that as far as […]


The 2019 prime-time NFL national schedules and announcer profiles; First game is September 5th

For this weekend’s schedules (10-3-10-7), geographic clearances and talent, click here for NFL:NFL Week #5: […]