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NBC ‘Talking’ Hockey

from the Globe and Mail,
Old-style hockey broadcasting is under attack in the United States, and the new guys seem to be winning. When NBC launched its National Hockey League telecasts two weeks ago, it rejected the standard play-by-play format and opted for a new, more conversational style. ...For Davidson's part, he approves of the conversational play-by-play. But he believes the broadcast still needs a strong and precise call at critical points. "When the game is cooking, let the play-by-play man go," he said.

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