NFL TV rights in a changing world: Barron’s details current deals and explores the league’s media future

This past weekend, as the NFL was preparing to launch its 100th season, Barron’s ran […]


Sideliners Tafoya, Wolfson, Tappen, Washburn, Greenberg and Sedano face tougher job than meets the eye

  This is  part  three of the multi-part series exploring sideline reporting, a role introduced […]


Peter Vecsey speaks out!; Iconic columnist and commentator covers a litany of eye-popping subjects

There may never be another Peter Vecsey, a one-sport, powerhouse columnist whose takes, breaking news […]


Dan Kelly or Doc Emrick? Network TV’s first popular NHL voice did his first Cup 50 years ago in 1969

In the summer of 1969, America put a man on the moon and in the […]


Stanley Cup finals on NBC platform begin tonight; Emrick presides; Broadcast notes and schedule

FULL SCHEDULE IS BELOW Production Note NBC’s executive producer Sam Flood was asked about the […]


Renowned Lindsey Nelson, born 100 years ago; Network football voice and a NY Mets original for 17 seasons

Lindsey Nelson would have turned 100 tomorrow, May 25th. Beginning in the 1950s, Nelson graced […]


NBC’s Pierre McGuire is the man in middle of it all; At NHL games, ‘Inside the Glass’ means heads-up!

  Pierre McGuire, NBC’s Inside the Glass reporter for 14 seasons, might consider a Lloyd’s of […]


Eighty years ago today, NBC experimented with the first ever telecast of a sporting event

Yesterday, NBC circulated a press release that triggered my stream of historical consciousness. Today, the […]


NBA and NHL Conference Finals: Daily composite schedule and voices; Ratings for NBA semis up 20%

Down to four and four in the chase for the NBA title and Stanley Cup […]


ABC, NBC and TNT run NBA and NHL playoffs today including 2 game 7s

  The last spots for the NBA conference finals will be determined today when two […]


NBC and NHL announce schedule for both Stanley Cup semi-finals; Bruins-‘Canes and Sharks-Blues

UPDATES; Dan Kelly or Doc Emrick? Network TV’s first popular NHL voice did his first […]


Bob Costas and Tom Hammond reflect on the many Kentucky Derbies they covered for NBC

I checked in with two seasoned gentlemen who for 16 years co-hosted Derby telecasts, Bob […]