Posts Tagged: SPORTS MEDIA

Baseball

Yasiel Puig Might Have Said, ‘F*ck The Media’ But Totally Didn’t Mean It Like That

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Miami sports talk radio host <a href="https://twitter.com/Friedo790/statuses/369560455942926336" target="_blank">Josh Friedman</a> created quite the stir yesterday when he Tweeted the following: Of course, that created two kinds of responses: 1) The media members who have been stroking Yasiel Puig’s young ego and building him into the Cuban Bo Jackson immediately went into full-blown “What a classless punk” mode, using such terms as “hogwash” and “malarkey” as they are wont to do.

BROOKLYN NETS

BREAKING: Nobody Knows What’s Really Going On Between The Magic And Dwight Howard

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If you’re like me, you’re absolutely tired of the drama and the all around piss poor PR mess created by both the Orlando Magic and Dwight Howard over the past 9 or 10 months.

BASKETBALL

The Orlando Magic Soap Opera Has Finally Come To An End… For Now

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Earlier this month, <a href="https://twitter.com/#!/pinglocal6">Orlando’s Local 6 Sports Director David “Ping” Pingalore</a> reported that Dwight Howard told Orlando Magic management that he wanted coach Stan Van Gundy fired.

CRANKY OLD PEOPLE

Sports Analyst Pat Robertson Weighed In On The Tim Tebow Trade

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As we’ve discussed in the past, you can’t have much of a conversation about recent New York Jets acquisition Tim Tebow without religion being mentioned.

darren rovell

On The Idea That The Jaguars "Need" Tim Tebow

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A number of fake Twitter accounts were responsible for yesterday’s bevy of misinformation regarding which team Tim Tebow was actually being traded to, and while it really was quite humorous watching actual reporters deliver false news, it was ultimately frustrating.

BIBI JONES

As Always, Tebow’s Win Is About His Religion

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By all accounts, the Denver Broncos’ victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday was a lot of things for NFL fans – entertaining, agonizing, frustrating and exciting to name a few – but for sports writers across the country, it was a second Christmas.

ANDREW LUCK

The Heisman Finalists Were Announced

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The list of Heisman Trophy finalists has finally been released and, just as expected, it is going to blow your minds with the most controversial picks in the history of college football.

ANNOUNCERS

Dave Lamont Will Fight You All

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Dave Lamont has been a somewhat popular fixture in South Florida college sports broadcasting, as a talk radio host, play-by-play for ESPN college football action, and calling SEC basketball games, but today he’s a star for his work as the voice of Florida Atlantic University football.

MONTREAL CANADIENS

Hockey Writer: Philly Fans Not That Nice

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In one of the less shocking stories in sports history, Philadelphia Flyers fans trashed a car after Philly’s Sunday night thrashing of the Montreal Canadiens, presumably because it had Montreal plates.

SPORTS MEDIA

TMZ SPORTS WILL SUCCEED. HERE’S WHY

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It remains to be seen how much Harvey Levin will be extending his powerful TMZ brand into the sports world in 2010.

ESPN IS TOTALLY BLAMELESS FOR ONCE

‘VICTIM, HERE’S WHAT YOU MISSED IN SPORTS…’

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I'll be the first one to admit that finding a different way of writing about sports every day can be a daunting pain in the ass.

chris berman

KEITH OLBERMANN IS WITH LEATHER

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Thanks goes to hunky WL reader Rick of <a href="http://www.thecoming.org/" target="_blank">The Coming</a>, who sends this fun little clip from Keith Olbermann's "Countdown" two nights ago:Yes, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/You%27re_with_me,_leather" target="_blank">look it up</a>, America.

BLOGOSPHERE

SERIOUSLY, SAM SMITH HATES US

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Yesterday when <a href="../post.phtml?pk=2144" target="_blank">I joked about the Chicago Tribune's Sam Smith hating blogs</a>, I actually felt kind of bad, because he had tempered his disdain for blogs with <a href="http://chicagosports.chicagotribune.com/sports/basketball/bulls/cs-070214asksamsmith,1,867260.story?coll=cs-home-headlines" target="_blank">some light-heartedness</a> about being a grumpy old man.

assholes

SAM SMITH HATES WHAT YOU’RE READING

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I try not to talk about the sports media too much here, because (a) most people in sports media are ugly, and (b) I don't want to make ESPN too mad, because this handsome face belongs on TV.

HOO BOY IS THAT GAY

PETER KING LOVES TONY ROMO

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I try not to get too synergistic here at With Leather, which means that I don't like to use my full-time gig to promote <a href="http://kissmesuzy.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">Kissing Suzy Kolber</a>, where I contribute in my free time.

NFL

MARK BRUNELL HAS HAD BETTER INTERVIEWS

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This is Steve Czaban asking Mark Brunell about the prospect of the Redskins starting Jason Campbell.


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