FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti looks on before the 2014 AFC Divisional Playoffs game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti urges NFL to reduce commercial breaks

The NFL ratings slump has been one of the major stories the league has encountered this year. A lot of it had to do with the presidential election, but one owner feels it’s more to do with the commercials rather than the election. Speaking for a story on the his team’s website, Baltimore Ravens owner […]

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - DECEMBER 25:  Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns #32 looks to shoot as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Andre Roberson #21 applies pressure during the second half of a NBA game at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on December 25, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Thunder defeated the Timberwolves 112-100.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by J Pat Carter/Getty Images)

Your NBA announcing schedule for 1/18-24

Wednesday, January 18 Milwaukee Bucks at Houston Rockets (ESPN 8 pm) Dave Pasch, Doris Burke Oklahoma City Thunder at Golden State Warriors (ESPN 10:30 pm) Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy, Mark Jackson & J.A. Adande Thursday, January 19 Washington Wizards at New York Knicks (TNT 8 pm) Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller & Rebecca Haarlow Minnesota […]


Hulu is sending out invitations for its live TV beta

We’ve told you about Hulu’s live streaming service that is expected to launch later this year. Now Hulu is sending out invitations for those who want to take part in a beta test for the live TV service. Cord Cutter News says that fewer than 100 invitations have been sent out, but the version of the […]

Mike Francesa

Mike Francesa is ready to go on his WFAN farewell tour

The date for Mike Francesa’s final show at WFAN is December 15 and he’s not feeling melancholy. As he prepares to go to his final Super Bowl Radio Row in Houston, Francesa told Newsday’s Neil Best that callers are reminding him about his final year at the sports radio pioneer and he’s trying to work through […]

Ben Boulware

Clemson LB Ben Boulware gets Achilles tattoo to troll ESPN’s Desmond Howard

The Clemson University football team shocked the University of Alabama football program with a big 35-31 win in the college football championship game earlier this month. During the game, senior linebacker Ben Boulware recorded four tackles and one pass deflection. A couple weeks after helping the Tigers win, Boulware also picked up his first big […]


Bill O’Reilly will interview Donald Trump on Super Bowl Sunday

An interview of the President of the United States has become something of a tradition during the marathon that is Super Bowl Sunday pregame coverage. When you are broadcasting a pregame show for what seems like 97 consecutive hours, you might as well, right? Even other sporting events have made interviews with the President part of their […]


Viewing Picks for January 18, 2017

All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Florida at South Carolina — SEC Network, 6:30 p.m. Notre Dame at Florida State — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m. St. Joseph’s at UMass — American Sports Network, 7 p.m. Indiana at Penn State — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m. Colgate at Boston University — Campus Insiders, 7 […]

Paul Finebaum leaves

Paul Finebaum suddenly leaves mid-show, Peter Burns steps in (updated)

The Paul Finebaum Show on ESPN Radio and SEC Network saw something highly unusual Tuesday afternoon, with host Paul Finebaum perhaps seeming ill and cutting off a caller midsentence, then the show going to an extended commercial break and a replay of some of Monday’s content, and then Peter Burns stepping into Finebaum’s chair without […]