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Calling Mets games 'incredible' for LI's Eisenberg

Eisenberg has been filling in for Howie Rose on radio broadcasts of certain away games.

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Rangers' opening-round playoff series will air on MSG

That's in addition to whichever national outlet -- ESPN or Turner Sports -- is broadcasting the game.

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ESPN, Athletes Unlimited agree to softball, lacrosse deal

Athletes Unlimited and ESPN have reached a new rights agreement for women's pro softball...

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Howie Rose rejuvenated by return to the ballpark

His best therapy after health scare last year has been calling Mets games on the radio, but his first break starts this weekend as LI's Eisenberg fills in.

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Winter radio ratings winner: Carton and Roberts

They reclaim the No. 1 spot from ESPN's 'Michael Kay Show' in the winter quarterly ratings

Isles announcer Burke enters health protocols

The MSG Networks' play-by-play man was replaced by Alan Fuerhing for Tuesday night's Panthers-Islanders game.

NBC announces its new 'Sunday Night Football' announcing team

Collinsworth returns with two new broadcast partners.

HBO's 'Real Sports' remains strong and relevant as 300th episode arrives

"It's a broadcast that makes me proud," Gumbel said. "It is, in my opinion, the best show with which I've ever been associated."

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Goring expected to return to MSG's Isles booth Tuesday

The Islanders' game analyst has missed several games while recovering from shoulder surgery.

Vin Scully wins lifetime achievement award

Vin Scully has won the second Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Baseball Digest. The...

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MSG Networks to use announcer mix for Isles games

Butch Goring is still recovering from shoulder surgery.

Fox names Joe Davis as new lead baseball announcer

Davis replaces Joe Buck and will work with analyst John Smoltz on top events.

Lots of MLB broadcast booth changes, both nationally and locally

Among the bigger changes: David Cone is part of ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball booth in addition to his usual YES Network duties.

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'KayRod' promises engaging, honest telecast

Michael Kay and A-Rod plan for their good relationship to translate onto ESPN2's alternate telecast for Sunday night baseball.

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Costas on the call for Turner's MLB Tuesday night package

He'll call some games in place of the network's lead play-by-play man Brian Anderson.

Micheletti to fill in for Goring as Isles analyst

If Goring isn't ready to return from a recent surgery, MSG will use other analysts to fill in.

ESPN offers a four-decade retro-look broadcast of Knicks-Nets 

Wednesday's decade-themed broadcast of Knicks vs. Nets is ESPN2, while YES, MSG and ESPN carry traditional broadcast.

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LI's Eisenberg to fill in for Rose on Mets radio

Eisenberg is a 2017 University of Maryland graduate who also is a graduate of Paul D. Schreiber High School in Port Washington.

Beltran calls losing job as Mets manager 'tough'

In his 'CenterStage' interview, Beltran said he wanted to experience being a manager.

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WFAN original Ed Coleman retires

"It's been a great ride," the WFAN original and longtime Mets reporter told Newsday.

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Source: 21 Yankees games headed to Amazon Prime Video

No more Channel 11 WPIX Yankees games. They're now headed for streaming service.

Knicks-Nets gets 4-generation alternate broadcast 

The April 6 alternate broadcast on ESPN2 will feature the look, feel and sounds of decades past.

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'Donnie Baseball' documentary premieres Sunday

MLB Network to air documentary on Yankees great Don Mattingly, co-produced by a Long Islander.

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Scherzer's likely Mets debut will stream on Apple TV+

Don't go looking on SNY, ESPN or elsewhere for the Mets game on April 8. Apple TV+ has exclusivity on it. But it's free to non-subscribers.

Curt Gowdy Jr. bids farewell to SNY

The executive producer who gave us Gary, Keith and Ron is retiring after 17 years at SNY.

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Mike Francesa still has something to say

"It's a way to get back in a little bit," Francesa said about his two new podcasts.

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Michaels and Herbstreit to call 'TNF' on Amazon

Amazon Prime begins exclusive 'TNF' run with two of the top names in sports broadcasting.

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Francesa to host podcast, videos for sports betting company

It is his first regularly scheduled media gig since leaving WFAN in 2020.

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'Carton and Roberts' maintains ratings edge over 'Michael Kay Show'

February saw the WFAN afternoon show ahead, but with ESPN's Kay narrowing the gap.

John Clayton's 'This is SportsCenter' commercial almost didn't happen

He covered the Steelers and Seahawks for decades and helped lead the way in beat writers going into TV with ESPN.

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Howie Rose will scale back on calling Mets games this season

Team's long-time radio announcer said he plans to skip long road trips on the west coast.

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ESPN names Buck, Aikman as new voices of 'Monday Night Football'

Aikman was the first to come aboard, after which Fox granted Buck permission last week to talk to ESPN even though he had a year left on his contract there.

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Kenny Smith talks UNC, NCAA Tournament and 'that school in Durham'

Turner Sports basketball analyst says Duke a 'super-talented' team as Coach K enters his last tournament.

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He's still the 'Mad Dog,' and Stephen A. Smith is loving it

Social media is buzzing and ratings are up on Wednesdays for ESPN's "First Take." Why? That's Chris "Mad Dog"Russo's day.

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Joe Buck given permission to negotiate with ESPN

Fox's lead baseball and football play-by-play man for a generation of fans has been given permission to negotiate with ESPN, which would partner him with his longtime Fox analyst, Troy Aikman, in a new "Monday Night Football" booth.

With legalized sports betting, gambling shows are taking off

MSG has been the most prevalent network locally, with a number of shows, including 'The Bettor Half Hour,' hosted by Alex Monaco.

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Newsday wins two prestigious APSE top-10 honors

Competing in the largest circulation category in the country, Newsday finished in the top 10 nationally for Sunday section and digital.

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Report: Aikman leaving Fox Sports for ESPN MNF job

Aikman, 55, has been at Fox since he retired as the Cowboys quarterback after the 2000 season and is Joe Buck's partner on that network's lead announcing team.

Marc Malusis 'ecstatic' for new TV role as WPIX sports anchor

On seeing his WFAN midday show get canceled, Malusis said, "It took me a little while to get over it, in all honesty."

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'Carton and Roberts' back ahead of 'Michael Kay Show' in January

First month of winter ratings book reverses the order of NY's afternoon radio drive shows in the fall.

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Sources: Marc Malusis joining WPIX as new lead sports anchor

The longtime WFAN personality will join the television station next week.

Super Bowl 2022 viewership tops 112 million

NBC, Telemundo and Peacock combine to continue football's ability to defy all other TV ratings trends.

The life and times of WFAN's 'uniquely strange' Al Dukes

By all accounts, WFAN morning show producer Al Dukes is as quirky as they come. But he's genuine and very good at what he does for a living.

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How Al's Boring Beer came about for the WFAN producer

WFAN producer Al Dukes, in conjunction with Bradley Brew Project, developed Al's Boring Beer in...

'No brainer' for 'Mad Dog' to accept ESPN offer to join Stephen A. Smith

Longtime WFAN and SiriusXM host will join the popular debate show every Wednesday starting this week.

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Robin Herman, who broke gender barrier in NHL locker rooms, dies at 70

She grew up in Port Washington and secured her place in sports history and inspired generations of female sportswriters at the 1975 All-Star Game.

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Jiggs McDonald back in Isles' TV booth for Kraken game

Brendan Burke is scheduled to call a national game on TNT so former Isles broadcaster returns for rescheduled game.

Carlos Beltran hired by YES to work Yankees games

Beltran, the former Mets and Yankees star and would-have-been Mets manager, will work 36 Yankees games in the booth this season. 

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CBS: KC-Bills was most-watched NFL divisional game in 5 years

Kansas City's overtime win featured three lead changes and a time in the final two minutes.

NBC's Olympics coverage to explore more than just the athletes

China's controversial geopolitical backdrop, and how the network plans to handle it, are part of NBC's most complicated, extensive coverage plan in Winter Games history.

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