Sports radio

March 04, 2018 - 10:57 am
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA March 5 1924 — Frank Carauna, of Buffalo, N.Y., becomes the first to bowl two straight perfect 300 games. Carauna throws five strikes to open his third game, giving him 29 straight strikes. 1931 — WGL radio broadcasts the first game of the American Basketball League...
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March 03, 2018 - 3:00 am
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA March 4 1960 — Phil Latrielle of Middlebury scores an NCAA-record 10 goals in a 13-2 victory over Colgate. Latrielle, a three time All-American, would score a record 250 goals in the 85 games of his collegiate ice hockey career. 1962 — Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia...
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FILE - In this May 9, 2014, file photo, former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Mike Quick is shown during the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft, in New York. Adam F. Goldberg missed the Super Bowl because he had a finale to write for his hit show "The Goldbergs." He scrambled this week because the director for that epsiode, Kevin Smith, suffered a heart attack. But Goldberg will celebrate the Eagles when an episode airs Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, on his team. Philadelphia Eagles great Mike Quick makes a cameo as a coach on the episode.(AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
February 27, 2018 - 3:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles might want to make room on the shelf for some Emmys next to the Lombardi Trophy. The real Philly Special was throwing it back to the '80s on an episode of "The Goldbergs." The casting call for an Eagles ensemble came last year when "Goldbergs" creator...
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February 24, 2018 - 3:00 am
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA Feb. 25 1940 — The first telecast of an American hockey game is transmitted over station W2XBS in New York. The viewing audience watches the New York Rangers battle the Montreal Canadiens at Madison Square Garden. 1962 — Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scores...
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February 16, 2018 - 6:12 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — An ESPN radio station will take over broadcasts of University of Connecticut sports games next fall in a multimillion dollar deal that will dump another station that has been the voice of the Huskies for 26 years. The 10-year deal was announced Friday, the same day Farmington-...
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FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2017, file photo, Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans in Glendale, Ariz. New Arizona coach Steve Wilks says Fitzgerald has told him he'll return for a 15th NFL season. Wilks made the comment Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, in an interview on the "Doug &Wolf" sports talk radio show. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
February 15, 2018 - 5:31 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — No. 11 is coming back for the Arizona Cardinals. New Arizona coach Steve Wilks says wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald — arguably the most popular and certainly the most prolific player to don a Cardinals uniform — has told him he'll return for a 15th NFL season. Wilks made the comment...
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FILE - This Dec. 13, 1985 file photo shows TV sportscaster Warner Wolf. Warner Wolf, the sportscaster who popularized the phrase "Let's go to the videotape," sued radio shock jock Don Imus for age discrimination on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. The lawsuit filed by the now 80-year-old charges that Imus and officials at WABC illegally fired Wolf in October 2016 and replaced him with a much younger sportscaster. (AP Photo/File)
February 15, 2018 - 4:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The sportscaster who popularized the phrase "Let's go to the videotape!" filed an age discrimination lawsuit on Thursday over his firing from shock jock Don Imus' radio show. Warner Wolf, who's 80 years old, charges in a lawsuit filed in state Supreme Court that he was illegally...
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February 14, 2018 - 3:52 pm
BOSTON (AP) — A Boston sports radio station facing criticism after a host used a stereotyped Asian accent to impersonate New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's agent will suspend live programming while employees receive "sensitivity training." WEEI announced Wednesday that live programs will...
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February 10, 2018 - 10:35 am
BOSTON (AP) — A Boston sports radio host who impersonated a sports agent on air using a stereotyped Asian accent has been suspended for five days. Radio station WEEI says in a statement it doesn't support host Christian Fauria's "insensitive and ill-conceived attempt at humor." The former tight end...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, and offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels talk before an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Foxborough, Mass. McDaniels has backed out of a deal to become the Indianapolis' Colts new coach, a decision that shocked the franchise hours after it announced his hiring. The Colts confirmed McDaniels' decision in a statement Tuesday night after reports emerged that the Patriots' offensive coordinator had opted to stay in New England with coach Bill Belichick. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
February 07, 2018 - 6:02 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Josh McDaniels sent ripples throughout the NFL with his decision to pull out of an agreement to become the Indianapolis Colts' head coach. He has yet to speak publicly about what factored into the 11th hour about-face. But McDaniels' return as New England's offensive coordinator keeps...
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