Black broadcasters and play-by-players deserve better; Gumble won’t be back on NCAA Tourney

BLACKS ARE NOT GETTING THEIR DUES In the summer of 2020, the Seattle Kraken, the […]


The doubleheaders are behind us; The dramas are still on our minds; A look at past SB Voices

The Networks intensify In the play-by-play booth, Mike Tirico always does a reliable job, nothing […]


Al Michaels wasn’t asked back for his NFL Playoff game, Mike Tirico given two back-to-back overnight; Why?

More years than not since 1971, Al Michaels has waved the TV sports broadcast flag […]


Starts tonight; Trio of Games again on a Saturday; Many tight races will maintain eyeballs

16 games, all teams will play this long weekend. Fox gets doubleheader and CBS has […]


An essay about many decades of listening to great broadcasters and their influences on other voices!

It’s Not A Foreign Language. It’s Just Sports Talk, Featuring Other Voices That Agree With […]


They’re on-air! NBC has Detroit-KC opener; All 32 teams play this weekend; CBS has the Super Bowl

This Thursday Night football-cast would generally go to Amazon. Yet the opener tonight goes to NBC […]


These are the final NFL regular season voices for 2023-24 teams; Amazon, CBS, ESPN. Fox and NBC,

CBS SPORTS – NFL Jim Nantz, Tony Romo Ian Eagle, Charles Davis Kevin Harlan, Trent […]


The World will watch the 2024 Olympics in Paris; NBC will have to preside over the affair delicately!

Way before the first pitch of baseball’s 2023 all-star game was thrown, the 2024 […]


Vin Scully named 2022 Sportscaster of the Year; He died in August at 94; Other notables also identified

SPORTSCASTER OF YEAR – 2022 Vin Scully is inarguably sports’ best ever voice. He had […]


Opening up: Assessing TV World Series coverage, from the eyes of one who’s watched some six decades

Don Haley is a pen name, living the life of a sports media critic. […]


Halby’s Morsels: Voices don’t have deep enough pockets to stuff their cash; ESPN was a better fit for Tirico

Mike Tirico hasn’t been a great match for NBC. Yet he’s a fine play-by-player and […]


NBC China assignments begins this week; 84 voices will work out of Connecticut; Tirico starts in Beijing

The Winter Olympics begin this week and Mike Tirico heads up the Olympic on-air talent. […]