| Mar 31, 2013
| 5:06 PM
CBS Sports made a good call Sunday in not showing a halftime replay of a gruesome injury to Louisville guard Kevin Ware. The injury took place in the first half of Louisville's Elite Eight matchup with Duke.
But the network did show it in slow-motion...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Evan Washburn did double duty over the weekend, providing commentary during the NBC Sports Network’s telecast of No. 3 Duke’s 12-11 decision against Harvard Saturday night and then doing the same for the CBS Sports Network’s broadcast of...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Maryland has to settle for the NIT, Cyprus is thinking about taxing bank deposits, and it turns out that your Amazon bestseller won't actually make you rich. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, March 18, 2013.
An author who managed...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 8:44 PM
'NBC Sunday Night Football' isn't just in a league of its own when it comes to NFL telecasts. It lives on another planet so far away from the nearest competition that it can't even be judged by the same standards. And last night's broadcast of the...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 5:39 AM
This week on "The Amazing Race," we get a sneak peek of CBS's new slapstick comedy: "Boyfriend Ryan and The Professor." It's preceded by "Lexi and The Cabbie," which is almost as good. Other stuff happens, too, and there's 95 percent less screaming from...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 11:51 AM
I wasn't going to write about Larry Hagman, who died Friday in Texas at age 81 from complications of cancer.
Even though I had reported on him and reviewed much of his work over the years, as well as doing an interview with him during a party at his...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter was hoping to keep his 2012 coaching staff together for next season.
That didn’t happen -- third-base coach DeMarlo Hale has left the organization to become the bench coach for John Gibbons in Toronto.
| Nov 25, 2012
| 6:41 PM
CBS Sports hit a new low in its coverage of the Baltimore Ravens and San Diego Chargers, and that’s really saying something for this sorry outfit. The network literally missed the opening kickoff.
In 30 years of writing about television and...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 10:49 AM
When things break right for the Ravens, they really break right.
Less than 24 hours after their most exciting win of the season -- the 16-13 overtime victory over San Diego highlighted by Ray Rice’s electrifying (and game-saving) 30-yard catch-...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Big Ten will get 2 in
This seems like a good year to play it safe. It just feels like Indiana is back, doesn't it?
Tom Crean has had time to build and he has built. He has a big man, Cody Zeller, around whom a team can be...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Danielle DiFerdinando, the successful handbag maker responsible for the popular Danielle Nicole line, will appear Tuesday morning on The Price Is Right with host Drew Carey, she said Monday. The pair will present tic-tac-toe, and the winner will walk away...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 3:09 PM
As the Ravens prepare for Sunday's AFC North road showdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it remains unclear who will start at left offensive guard.
Although veteran Bobbie Williams' sprained left ankle has improved and he was limited in practice...