Neil Best leaves no stone unturned in the world of sports media.
CBS Radio announced a partnership with the Nets and Barclays Center that will increase WFAN's coverage of the Nets - including a weekly show about the team - and bring other Barclays Center events, such as college basketball and boxing, to the station.
The arena and CBS Radio also will partner on a concert series and other live events....Read more »
The reality of being a Nets play-by-play man hit home for Ian Eagle several years into his term when he would run into people who would praise him for his work on WFAN and ask him what he was doing these days.
“Oh, I’m a pediatrician,’’ he jokingly recalled saying. “I’ve changed careers entirely. So I realized the Nets games were not resonating. That’s not the case anymore. People know we’re...Read more »
Tuesday’s Lakers-Nets game averaged 3.08 percent of area homes and 299,000 viewers – the best such figures for a regular-season Nets game in YES’ history.
Those numbers peaked at 4.47 percent and 451,000 from 9:45 to 10 p.m., heights that would have been unimaginable in the pre-Brooklyn era.
(For comparison purposes, Yankees games on YES averaged a 3.92 rating in 2012, the lowest since...Read more »