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A Conversation with Bill Harrington, Officer/Director of Marketing, DSBA

On Monday, July 10th, the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association will be celebrating its         31st Annual Charity Golf Scramble, presented by Farm Bureau Insurance. It will take place at Cherry Creek Golf Club & Banquet Center, and if you have received the official pamphlet in the mail, you will see the name of someone that has been…read more →

Tigers Racing For Survival

Tigers Racing For Survival

BY SCOTT MORGANROTH PHOTOS BY CANDICE EBLING There are certain checkpoints in the baseball season which are good gauges for which a team can determine whether they’ll be buyers or sellers. First, Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone as Auto Racing fans had their share of excitement with the Indianapolis 500 along with the Coca Cola 600. Second, there…read more →

2017 Ty Tyson Award DSBA Nomination Form

From DSBA Executive Committee: 2017 Ty Tyson Award DSBA Nomination Form   Our 2016-17 “sports season” Ty Tyson DSBA Excellence in Sports Broadcasting Award award will be presented at the July 10, 2017 – 31st Annual DSBA Charity Golf Scramble at Cherry Creek Golf Club & Banquet Center in Shelby Township, Michigan.   See attachment – Return your Ty Tyson Award…read more →

2017 Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race

2017 Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race

Grand Prix

By George B. Eichorn It will be a new member of the Detroit Lions who gets to sound the famous words, “Gentlemen, start your engines” with race one of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear returns to the Motor City, June 2- 4.   Grand Marshal TJ Lang, the new offensive guard for Detroit, will signal the Verizon…read more →

Polish-American Night at Comerica Park to feature Polish National Team Coach

Polish-American Night at Comerica Park to feature Polish National Team Coach

DETROIT– It will be the 47th annual Polish-American Night at Comerica Park featuring the Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers on Friday May 19th. Before the game the baseball field will be filled with Polish culture including costumed dancers and musicians. Ted Klam erus who was on the original committee will be honored during the pregame extravaganza. Wally Ozog who is…read more →

ANTHONY MANTHA NAMED RED WINGS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

ANTHONY MANTHA NAMED RED WINGS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

For Immediate Release – May 12, 2017                                Contact: Kyle Kujawa, Communications Professional (313) 471-7518 office; (248) 953-4561 cell   ANTHONY MANTHA NAMED RED WINGS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR BY THE DETROIT SPORTS BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION … Former First-Round Pick Recorded 36 Points in 60 Games for…read more →

Sparring With The Real Rocky

Sparring With The Real Rocky

BY SCOTT MORGANROTH PHOTOS BY CANDICE EBLING The South Florida Region has always been kind to me when it comes to Boxing.   When I lived here from 1982-84, I worked for The Hallandale Digest and we covered Boxing hard when the situations presented themselves. Interviewing and writing stories on the late Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard were unquestionably…read more →

Class of 2017 Announced for National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   From DSBA Member George Eichorn: Class of 2017 Announced for National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame   Football Coach Gary Kubiak and NBA referee Steve Javie won election to the National Polish American Sports Hall of Fame in nationwide balloting for the Class of 2017. Olympic women’s basketball star Juliene Brazinski Simpson and fencing coach Janusz…read more →

Tigers Story

By George B. Eichorn Friday is one special day. Opening Day is a big holiday in Detroit. The opener may not be as special in all cities across the nation as it is here. Besides the 42,000 expected to cram into Comerica Park, thousands more will be at downtown eateries and lounges to soak in the atmosphere and catch the…read more →