Curt Gowdy

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Silverman: Vin Scully Leads Baseball’s Greatest National Voices

Vin Scully’s ability to paint beautiful pictures with his well-chosen words that makes him such a classic.

10/30/2013

Bob Costas (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for The Mint Jubilee)

Keidel: Bob Costas Blurs Line Between Illuminating And Illuminati

If you consider that Costas — whose mental and semantic alacrity once made him the exemplar of sports broadcasting — is deep into the back-nine of his career, perhaps his fits of shock-jock rhetoric are somewhat expected.

06/17/2013

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Keidel: Football Won’t Be The Same Without Pat Summerall

The baritone bard of the NFL for nearly 40 years, Summerall nursed an entire generation into the card-carrying, frothing football maniacs we’ve become.

04/17/2013

Bobby Valentine (credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Back With The Amazin’s: Bobby Valentine Hired As Mets Studio Analyst For SNY

SportsNet New York, better known as SNY, announced on Thursday that it has hired Valentine as an analyst for the Mets’ pre- and postgame shows before and after game telecasts.

03/28/2013