Halby’s Morsels: NFL, NHL, NBA and MLB; Gorging yourself on ESPN’s Nathan’s hotdogs contest? Disgusting

Nathan’s July 4th hotdog eating contest on ESPN Is overindulging on hotdogs a sport? […]


Marv Albert, the chronology of an on-air legend: His rise, fall and amazing rebirth from the ashes of a scandal

Marv Albert’s career started when he was a teen in the late 1950s shadowing […]


The NBA’s best trio of voices, ESPN’s Breen, Van Gundy and Jackson love to quibble and challenge the game

These three are funny and quarrel like siblings. During this time of year,  ESPN’s […]


Hawks’ voice, veteran Steve Holman, is having fun as the club is now Atlanta’s center of attention

Steve Holman has been at it for some 37 seasons. He hasn’t missed a […]


NBA Reviews, ESPN and Turner: Breen, Van Gundy, Mark and Jimmy Jackson, Grant Hill, Miller, others

Notes and observations – watching and listening to the NBA playoffs on Turner and ESPN: […]


Halby’s Morsels: Sox’ Len Kasper didn’t utter ‘perfect game’; NBA bias; Masters; Olympics; Slick Leonard +

Halby’s Morsels Last night, I tuned in to Len Kasper, the White Sox’ new radio […]


Dick Stockton, the Cal Ripken of network play-by-play, calls it a day after a 55 year network career

Dick Stockton called it a day yesterday, after 55 years! For those of us who […]


Like it or not, women NBA play-by-play voices and their occasional strident sound might be here to stay

Women and NBA broadcasting started disastrously  The NBA was born in 1946, the brainchild of […]


TNT’s Ian Eagle and Grant Hill get a B+ for their coverage of the Mavericks’ win over the Celtics

The broadcast setup Ian Eagle and Grant Hill were on the TNT call of […]


Media responds to potential Covid issues that the NBA faces when it launches the 2020-21 season

The 2020-21 NBA season is just under two weeks away, but already there are significant […]


Steve Kerr’s trio of triumphs: 5 titles as a player, 3 as a coach and an analyst galore for CBS/Turner

With sports on hold across the country, the highly rated Last Dance documentary was […]


Lakers-Clippers: No Chick Hearn, No Ralph Lawler and sadly, a brewing rivalry comes to a skidding halt

In the wake of a national public health crisis, a Southern California rivalry has […]