NBC’s Olczyk catches missed call, too many men on the ice, in Tuesday’s Tampa Bay win over Isles

Two competitive series are starting to take shape in the NHL’s Stanley Cup Semifinals. […]


NBC Sports produces Stanley Cup seamlessly; Styles differ a bit, yet Albert and Forslund are both solid

NBC Sports once again excelled at covering the second round of the 2021 NHL Stanley […]


Halby’s Morsels: NBA, the notorious TV years; Remote broadcasts; Ratings; Oddities; Hubie Brown +

NBA NBA ratings showing some life. According to Sports Media Watch, “The opening weekend of […]


While the spotlight was on the NBA Saturday, NBC was busy showing the NHL playoffs

The 2021 NHL Playoffs is amidst its second weekend of play. On Saturday, NBC Sports […]


NBC’s last Stanley Cup soirée after 16 dedicated years: Kenny Albert and John Forslund are lead voices

NBC isn’t shortcutting its production as it presents its final Stanley Cup. The network’s rights […]


NBC excels presenting the NHL; Ten observations of the network’s coverage of the opening round

Ten Observations from NBC’s Opening Weekend NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Coverage The 2021 NHL Playoffs […]


Voices? When the NHL leaves NBC, ESPN and Turner will consider these game and studio announcers

This article has been updated to reflect new reports of Turner’s plans for lead announcer. […]


NBC Sports Chairman Pete Bevacqua hopeful about NHL; Addresses NFL, Olympics, pandemic and ratings

The story of Pete Bevacqua is one of immaculate success. From his roots, through […]


Mike Emrick, 74, retires; NHL Hall of Famer worked for ABC, Fox, ESPN and for the last 15 years, NBC

The who’s who of the NHL and NBC heaped praise on Mike Emrick today, […]


NHL set to resume; League and NBC get right to the chase for the Stanley Cup in Edmonton and Toronto

He shoots, he scores! Time for the opening faceoff… From blistering slapshots to crafty stickhandling […]


Don Cherry’s firing draws a firestorm in Canada; Heroes and icons can be flawed too

Don Cherry was not fired because of his comments on Saturday, November 9th. The hockey […]


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 […]