From the Olympics later this month to colorful figures like Bob Costas and Marty Glickman

 Marty Glickman 1917-2001 MSG Network  The Nexus between Marty Glickman & Bob Costas: The Olympics […]


Marty Glickman, Harry Caray, Jack Buck and the early days of the NBA; which actually started in 1946

When my career was heavily involved in broadcast sales, I attended a couple of annual […]


Marty Glickman’s early NBA years; He developed basketball’s broadcast phraseologies

Don Haley snuck in late last week with crisp and brutal comments: If not […]


The big NBA play-by-play voices during the 60s and 70s; From Hearn, Marv and Most to Karvo and King

The outstanding names by broadcast market in the 60s and 70s: The ten NBA […]


Visiting the past; Remembering a random number of deceased voices, local and national play-by-players

Dick Enberg (1939-2008) Dick was a Midwesterner and a child of Finish parents. The […]


In the 90s, broadcast coach Marty Glickman evaluated top network voices; Most had some flaws

As mentioned in Friday’s Glickman piece, I got to know Marty fairly well in […]


Ex-athletes and coaches who are now broadcast analysts assume fans know the jargon – They’re wrong

At one time in the past, whether a person was following a sporting event […]


Halby’s Morsels: Bob Uecker; Clay Travis; ESPN changes; TV and NBA’s early days; Glickman’s son passes

Bob Uecker In the third in its Sounds of Baseball series, MLB Network ran […]


The dozen pioneering voices who popularized the NBA during the league’s early, challenging years

THE NBA’S EARLY YEARS. THE COMPELLING VOICES WHO PAVED THE WAY The NBA had […]


Watch Marty Glickman, Original Voice of the NBA, call the 1964 Final on TV, Russell vs. Chamberlain

By 1940, baseball’s Red Barber, football’s Ted Husing and boxing’s Sam Taub put their pioneering […]


Remembering a legend: Les Keiter, born 100 years ago, called big events and coined colorful phrases

In his twenties, the prodigious Marv Albert was already the sports director of New […]


Is Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game Marv Albert’s last? Icon did his first in 1968 at old Madison Square Garden

Based on reports, it’s quite possible that this Sunday could be Marv Albert’s final […]