Sports media notes: CBS and Turner announce broadcaster lineups for NCAA tournament

Play-by-play announcer Andrew Catalon has been added to second- and third-round coverage.
Oklahoman Published: February 25, 2014
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•Ian Eagle, Jim Spanarkel, Lewis Johnson.

•Brian Anderson, Dan Bonner, Kristine Leahy.

•Spero Dedes, Doug Gottlieb, Jaime Maggio.

•Andrew Catalon, Mike Gminski, Otis Livingston.

Short takes

•The Miami Heat will make another Thursday night appearance on TNT, hosting the New York Knicks at 7 p.m. (Marv Albert, Steve Kerr and reporter David Aldridge.). TNT’s second game is Brooklyn at Denver at 9:30 p.m. (Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller and reporter Rachel Nichols.)

•Bart Scott, a former linebacker with the Baltimore Ravens and New York Jets, has been added to CBS’ “The NFL Today” studio show. Former All-Pro tight end Tony Gonzalez was named to the show last week. Longtime analysts Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe have been dropped.

•NBC Sports Group’s NHL regular-season coverage returns this week, highlighted by a potential Stanley Cup Final matchup, as the Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks meet at Soldier Field in Chicago at 7 p.m. Saturday on NBC.

by Mel Bracht
Copy Editor, Sports Media
Mel Bracht is a copy editor on the presentation desk and also covers sports media. A 1978 graduate of Indiana University, Bracht has been a print journalist for 34 years. He started his career as sports editor of the Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican...
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