Bob Prince and Bill Hillgrove were loved in Pittsburgh; Harry Kalas and Merrill Reese were identified in Philly

A quick look at Pennsylvania Pittsburgh  Bill Hillgrove will only do college sports – fully […]


The next Foster Hewitt Award Winner will be selected in 2024; NHL broadcasts

Four years ago, I wrote a piece for Sports Broadcast Journal talking about the […]


The NHL’s Team-by-Team list of voices for radio and TV; Faust is out in LA and Nickson will simulcast

The NHL is hitting the ice on both radio and television. Here’s the detailed roster […]


NHL Playoffs: The long history of Stanley Cup broadcasts in America and Canada; Turner and ESPN

2023 Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup playoffs are in full swing. Currently, it is the […]


The Stanley Cup: NBC out, ESPN back in, Turner debuts; Canada’s Sportsnet, Full list of 50 + voices

The 2022 Stanley Cup playoffs started on Monday, the first postseason of the new […]


Steve Levy on the big stage? He’s growing into the discussion that includes Buck, Michaels and Nantz

Much has been written on these pages about those who’ve roamed the halls of […]


Author interviews NHL broadcasters as season opens; List of ten slogans with which announcers are identified

The art of hockey play-by-play has steadily evolved through the years. From radio broadcasts […]


NHL faces off tonight; Full listing of voices; New networks and off-season changes at team levels

The National Hockey League’s regular season begins tonight Tuesday, October 12th and concludes next […]


Turner releases its top talent for its NHL debut; Viewers anticipate how Gretzky gamble goes

Turner Sports has announced the talent roster for its upcoming NHL coverage, a seven-year […]


Gary Thorne says he’s had talks with ESPN about NHL; Calls the late Mets’ voice Bob Murphy his mentor

The man is missed. If you’d hear him, you’d likely identify his voice immediately. […]


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? […]


ESPN’s Sean McDonough has been waiting for the NHL opportunity for 16 years; He idolized Dan Kelly

When it comes to lofty assignments in the big business of network sports, […]