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 […]


It hasn’t been a good start to the year for the NBA; First China, then Kawhi Leonard’s absence irks ESPN

This has not been a good year for the NBA, and it’s only just begun. […]


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 […]


Grading the studio shows that thread through the networks’ game coverage of college football, the NFL and NBA

  (Editor’s Note: Delighted to have Syracuse University, Newhouse School intern Dallas Jackson share his […]


ESPN, ABC and Turner release this weekend’s NBA playoff schedule and assigned on-air talent (April 18-21)

The schedule for the second weekend of NBA playoffs is below. First, these are my […]


Progressive move by NHL and NBA: Interacting with fans in real-time on close and controversial calls

  The National Basketball Association will introduce a Twitter account manned by … well… official […]


Newhouse student: TV sports history suggests more ‘Players-Only’ game coverage + Wilt’s 100 point game

  The world of sports broadcasting continues to evolve. Of course, the grainy black and […]


Turner maestro Ernie Johnson- Yes, it’s Chuck, Shaq and Kenny; Above all, it’s about health and family

After more than three decades of either talking on-air or writing about sports, I’m one […]


Decision on Marv Albert’s future as Turner’s lead NBA voice will likely wait until the season ends

  The New York Post’s Andrew Marchand reported last week that Turner is seriously considering […]


Rudy Martzke releases his TV ‘Rudy Awards’ – for first half of 2018

Rudy Martzke wrote one of the more powerful sports columns for USA Today; during the […]