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MADISON, WI - OCTOBER 29: Tommy Armstrong Jr. #4 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers runs in for a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium on October 29, 2016 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Tommy Armstrong Jr.

Your 2016 Week 10 college football announcing schedule

Thursday, November 3 6 PM- Buffalo at Ohio (CBSSN) Dwayne Ballen, Ben Leber, Tina Cervasio 7 PM- Lamar at Nicholls (CST, ESPN3) Lyn Rollins, Rene Nadeau, Carley McCord 7:30 PM- Oklahoma at Iowa State (ESPN) Dave Flemming, Jesse Palmer, Laura Rutledge 7:30 PM- Arkansas State at Georgia State (ESPNU) Eric Clemons, Jay Walker 8 PM- […]

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 30:  Quarterback Trevor Siemian #13 of the Denver Broncos throws in the first quarter of the game against the San Diego Chargers at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 30, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Your 2016 NFL Week 9 announcing schedule

Thursday, November 3 Atlanta Falcons at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFLN 8:25 pm) Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth & Heather Cox Westwood One – Ian Eagle, Tony Boselli Sunday, November 6 Dallas Cowboys at Cleveland Browns (FOX 1 pm) Thom Brennaman, Charles Davis, Chris Spielman & Peter Schrager Compass Media – Kevin Ray, Danny White Philadelphia Eagles […]

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MLB Network’s World Series postgame show is also worth your time

During this year’s incredible World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians, much of the digital ink about the broadcast has been devoted to FS1’s postgame show and the on-air relationship between Alex Rodriguez, Pete Rose, and Frank Thomas. However, as per usual during the Postseason, MLB Network is providing wall to wall coverage […]

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - OCTOBER 28: D'Angelo Russell #1 of the Los Angeles Lakers controls the ball during their game against the Utah Jazz at Vivint Smart Home Arena on October 28, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah. 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 Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

Your NBA announcing schedule for 11/1-7

Tuesday, November 1 Houston Rockets at Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA TV 6 pm) Local Broadcast Golden State Warriors at Portland Trail Blazers (NBA TV 10 pm) Local Broadcast Wednesday, November 2 Chicago Bulls at Boston Celtics (ESPN 8 pm) Dave Pasch, Jeff Van Gundy & Doris Burke Oklahoma City Thunder at Los Angeles Clippers (ESPN 10:30 […]

in Game Five of the 2016 World Series at Wrigley Field on October 30, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.

World Series Game 5 tops Sunday Night Football overnight by 32%

Faced with a strong Sunday Night Football matchup between NFC East rivals Philadelphia and Dallas, it wouldn’t have been much of a surprise if Game 5 of the World Series between the Indians and Cubs drew a disappointing overnight rating. That wasn’t the case. According to Austin Karp of the Sports Business Journal, Game 5 […]

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 08:  Quarterback Jake Browning #3 of the Washington Huskies passes against the Oregon Ducks on October 8, 2016 at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Your 2016 Week 9 college football announcing schedule

Thursday, October 27 7 PM – Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh (ESPN) Dave Flemming, Jesse Palmer, Laura Rutledge 7:30 PM- Appalachian State at Georgia Southern (ESPNU) Dave LaMont, Rocky Boiman 7:30 PM- Ohio at Toledo (CBSSN) Jason Horowitz, Ben Leber, John Schriffen 7:30 PM- Akron at Buffalo (BCSN, SPEC OH/NY, ESPN3) Ben Wagner, Ryan Cavanaugh, Amy Audibert […]

GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 16: Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys looks to pass against the Green Bay Packers during the third quarter at Lambeau Field on October 16, 2016 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Dallas Cowboys defeated the Green Bay Packers 30-16.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Your 2016 NFL Week 8 announcing schedule

Thursday, October 27 Jacksonville at Tennessee, NFLN 8:25 pm – Jim Nantz, Phil Simms & Tracy Wolfson Westwood One – Ian Eagle, Mike Mayock Sunday, October 30 Washington vs. Cincinnati (London), FOX 9:30 am – Kenny Albert, John Lynch & Pam Oliver Westwood One – Tom McCarthy, Brady Poppinga Arizona at Carolina, FOX 1 pm […]

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Katie Nolan slams NFL’s handling of Josh Brown situation, proposes solution

The NFL’s handling of Josh Brown’s domestic violence arrest has been, to put it kindly, shambolic. On Wednesday night’s edition of Garbage Time, Katie Nolan took the NFL to task for how they handled Brown, while also making the case that a zero tolerance policy isn’t the best idea. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=beaVCSrL_h4 Nolan’s push for more actual […]

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 22: Cleveland fans celebrate during the Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Championship victory parade and rally on June 22, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors to bring the first professional sports championship to the city of Cleveland since 1964. (Photo by Angelo Merendino/Getty Images)

Your 2016-17 NBA Opening Week announcing schedule

Tuesday, October 25 Cleveland Cavaliers Championship Ring Ceremony (TNT 7 pm) New York Knicks at Cleveland Cavaliers (TNT 7:30 pm) Marv Albert, Chris Webber, Kristen Ledlow San Antonio Spurs at Golden State Warriors (TNT 10:30 pm) Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, David Aldridge Wednesday, October 26 Oklahoma City Thunder at Philadelphia 76ers (ESPN 8 pm) Mike […]

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 22:  Chicago Cubs fans hold a sign after the Chicago Cubs defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 in game six of the National League Championship Series to advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians at Wrigley Field on October 22, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Your 2016 World Series announcing schedule

2016 World Series CLEVELAND INDIANS vs CHICAGO CUBS World Series Schedule Game 1: Tue, Oct. 25 at Progressive Field, Cleveland – FOX 7:30 pm | 8:08 pm Game 2: Wed, Oct. 26 at Progressive Field, Cleveland – FOX 7:30 pm | 8:08 pm Game 3: Fri, Oct. 28 at Wrigley Field, Chicago – FOX 7:30 […]

Baseball: View of Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully in broadcast booth during game at Dodger Stadium.
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CREDIT: Phil Bath (Photo by Phil Bath /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images)
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The year Vin Scully was unhappy about his reduced role on network television coverage of the World Series

In the early years of network television, the participating World Series teams each nominated one of their announcers to broadcast the games on NBC. The two men would usually split the play-by-play. This practice gave national viewers the opportunity each year to sample legendary local voices like Russ Hodges, Mel Allen, Red Barber, Bob Prince, […]

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NBA TV reporter Kristen Ledlow robbed at gunpoint

So, this is more than a bit terrifying – NBA TV reporter Kristen Ledlow was robbed at gunpoint on Saturday night “by three men who knew who I was, where I lived, and were waiting for me when I got home”. She posted about the incident on Twitter and Instagram, also noting she was taking […]

at Neyland Stadium on October 15, 2016 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Your 2016 Week 8 college football announcing schedule

Thursday, October 20 7 PM- Miami-FL at Virginia Tech (ESPN) Dave Flemming, Jesse Palmer, Laura Rutledge 7:30 PM- Troy at South Alabama (ESPNU) Mark Neely, Jay Walker 10:15 PM- BYU at Boise State (ESPN) Jason Bennetti, Kelly Stouffer, Paul Carcaterra (BYU Radio) Greg Wrubell, Marc Durrant, Nate Meikle Free Stream 7:30 PM- West Virginia Wesleyan […]

TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 19:  The Cleveland Indians celebrate after defeating the Toronto Blue Jays with a score of 3 to 0 in game five of the American League Championship Series at Rogers Centre on October 19, 2016 in Toronto, Canada.  (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Tom Hamilton calls the Indians’ AL pennant win

The Cleveland Indians are heading to the World Series for the first time since 1997, and naturally, Tom Hamilton was on the radio broadcast of the game. Here’s Hamilton’s call of the final out of the game, a pop-up by Troy Tulowitzki. Hammy calls the final out.

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