Halby’s Morsels: Not sure that Al Michaels is headed to Amazon; Marv dissed by MSG; NBA’s best TV trio

Andrew Marchand of the New York Post reported last week that Amazon Prime which […]


Halby’s Morsels: NBA Studio, ESPN vs. TNT; Mayne, Berman, Tirico, Levy, Hicks, Nantz, Harlan, local voices

NBA shoulder programming in-studio: ESPN vs. Turner On ESPN’s media call Monday, I asked […]


Marv Albert calls it a day, a month before his 80th birthday; He’ll retire after calling NBA’s Eastern Finals

It was time and I think he knew it. The pounding he was taking […]


Halby’s Morsels: Changes behind the mic; Real heroes; Scully; Uecker; Amazon voices and Ratings

As reported here earlier, Chris Webber has told friends and colleagues that he thinks his […]


Halby’s Morsels: Is the sports world losing young fans? NFL’s Christmas Tree Game; Marv Albert

Ford Frick Award This year the award will go to an accomplished network broadcaster. […]


The NBA’s second wave: Marv Albert, Joe Tait, Al McCoy atop the dozen voices who started between 1961-76

For millennial sports fans who watch games today by vocal commands on their SmartPhones, the […]


Halby’s Morsels: The Last Dance, Marv Albert; Eagles’ Reese, 77, sharp and going strong; Al McCoy+

I was surprised that Marv Albert was not interviewed for the The Last Dance, the […]


ASG on TNT: Voices captured the energy and excitement; Team of Albert, Miller and Hill earn a B+

For years, the MLB All-Star Game lived up to its label, the Mid-Summer Classic. […]


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 […]


Student of the Game: Marv Albert and Chris Webber good on game call; Entertainment lacks; They earn a B+

For those not familiar or too young, Chris Webber, 46, was the NBA’s […]


Turner’s Brian Anderson: Versatile and seasoned; He has what it takes to be the sports face of a network

There are not many out there today like Turner Sports’ Brian Anderson. Give him […]


Halby’s Morsels: NBA announcer changes; League has 14 voices 70 or over, Curt Gowdy and PC in 1975

Jim Barnett, an eleven year NBA journeyman, did color on Golden State Warriors telecasts […]