Sports Media Boston – Is it Terrible?

The Business of Sports in Boston- Media Personalities In a recent article in Boston Magazine posted below - The sports media personalities in this town were taken to task. I have to agree with a lot of what was put out there - there is definitely some sort of entitled hierarchy that keeps some of the younger and worthy locally devoted up and coming from advancing here in their home state - so they move on and out.... I take in a lot of sports talk radio, CNNNE, NESN and Sportscenter - … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Josh Nason – The War Has Just Begun

Boston Sports Media Notes: The Content War Has Just Begun By Josh Nason Other than the Revolution, this picture is fine. In the span of just a few years, the sports media that covers our little sports nation of Boston has evolved from a sniping, angry mob made up of just a few major newspapers, TV stations and some minor radio influence into a multimedia world of collaborative wonder that has become a cash cow of its own. And that world is going to get some more residents before it's … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Chad Finn – Mike Reiss Snubs Globe & Defects to ESPN Boston

Article Courtesy of:  Boston Sports Media -  Boston Globe/Boston.com ESPN jumps into local fray with website By Chad Finn Globe Staff / August 28, 2009 While discussing the flurry of transactions in the local sports media, a source at a popular Boston website recently mused, “There are not a lot of allegiances anymore. Every man for himself. It’s really become a free-for-all.’’ Yesterday, a well-known but unexpected player entered the fray. And did it ever … [Read more...]