Angelo Cataldi on Three Decades of Hosting Sports Radio in Philadelphia

Bryan Curtis is joined by longtime sports radio host Angelo Cataldi to talk through his career in media that’s lasted over three decades. They discuss transitioning from print journalism to radio, how to grow an audience while keeping your fan base, the format and schedule behind each show, the impact…
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NBA Finals Media Takeaways. Plus: Has the Podcast Conquered Music in the Car?

Bryan and David are back to discuss the last of the 2022 NBA Finals after the Golden State Warriors took home the championship. They revisit the NBA bumper music and highlight Game 6’s playlist, recap the Steph Curry debate, and touch on the biggest winner of the Finals—Draymond Green (5:36).…
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Mike Breen on Coming Back From COVID and Calling the NBA Finals.

Bryan is joined by play-by-play announcer Mike Breen to discuss his career transitioning from radio to television, the differences between calling regular-season and postseason NBA games, working in a three-man booth alongside Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy, and the responsibility that comes with calling the Finals.Host: Bryan CurtisGuest: Mike…
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The 'Washington Post' Social Media Saga, Plus the NBA Finals in Tweets

Bryan and David break down the dispute between ‘Washington Post’ staffers on social media that resulted in the firing of reporter Felicia Somnez. They discuss the repercussions of the situation, and how this affects the ‘Post’ and other newsrooms (7:39). Later, they touch on all the tweets following Game 4…
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The Washington Post Social Media Saga, Plus the NBA Finals in Tweets

Bryan and David break down the dispute between ‘Washington Post’ staffers on social media that resulted in the firing of reporter Felicia Sonmez. They discuss the repercussions of the situation, and how this affects the ‘Post’ and other newsrooms (7:39). Later, they touch on all the tweets following Game 4…
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ESPN's Kevin Van Valkenburg on Covering the LIV Golf Tournament

As drama swirls around the PGA and the new LIV Golf Tournament, ESPN’s Kevin Van Valkenburg joins from London to get Bryan Curtis caught up to speed on all the action. They discuss how the LIV Golf Tournament came to be, why this story matters, why the PGA is facing…
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NBA Finals Audio Fun. Plus: Dieter Kurtenbach on Covering the Games.

With the absence of Mike Breen from the past few NBA games, Bryan and David have some audio fun and highlight different broadcast styles (4:16). Then, they are joined by sports columnist Dieter Kurtenbach to discuss covering the NBA Finals and reporting on the Golden State Warriors (29:05). Plus, the…
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Celtics Announcer Sean Grande on Calling the NBA Finals, Homerism, and TV vs. Radio

Bryan is joined by Boston Celtics radio play-by-play announcer Sean Grande to discuss his career in broadcasting, covering basketball compared to other sports, the difference between TV and radio, and what it’s like covering the NBA Finals.Host: Bryan CurtisGuest: Sean GrandeAssociate Producers: Erika Cervantes and Isaiah Blakely Learn more about…
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Covering the NBA Finals With Kevin O’Connor

Bryan and David are joined by KOC to discuss covering the NBA, his Boston Celtics fandom, favorite analysts, and the two Finals contenders (11:06). Later, they discuss Chris Russo’s statements on the recent mass shootings in the U.S. (35:41).Hosts: Bryan Curtis and David ShoemakerGuest: Kevin O’ConnorAssociate Producer: Erika Cervantes Learn…
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Bill Simmons on Podcasting, Writing, Doing TV, and Being a Fan

Bryan is joined by Bill Simmons to discuss his journey in podcasting, his writing career, favorite moments, and what he sees next for media.Hosts: Bryan CurtisGuest: Bill SimmonsAssociate Producer: Stefan Anderson Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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