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 […]


NBC was ready when controversy hit the 145th Kentucky Derby

Back in 1984, the late Arthur Watson, then the head of NBC Sports, took a chance […]


Derby and NHL Playoffs on NBC platforms; ABC and TNT continue NBA coverage this weekend

Post time on NBC for the 145th Run for the Roses is 6:50 p.m. Gone from […]


NHL and NBC announce second round Stanley Cup schedule, voices and channels; Two games tonight

  It looks like NBC will use Carolina’s longtime television voice, John Forslund on the […]


The 2019 prime-time NFL national schedules and announcer profiles; First game is September 5th

For this weekend’s schedules (10-3-10-7), geographic clearances and talent, click here for NFL:NFL Week #5: […]


NBC and NHL announce schedule and voices for the continuation of the first round Stanley Cup playoffs

  Kenny Albert is Mr. Ubiquitous which makes him fairly well known but then again […]


NBC releases its NHL playoff schedule for the first round; All games will be televised nationally

NBC releases its NHL Playoff schedule for the first round. All games will have a […]


NBC aired first Augusta National Women’s Amateur; Today ESPN has the Par 3, followed by CBS’ Masters

  To many, 52 weeks can seem like a lifetime, or so it would seem […]