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Behind the Mic: Top Searches of the Year

December 11, 2013 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

  BEHIND THE MIC:  Top Searches of the Year Within the past week, Yahoo released its lists for 2013: Top-Searched Teams; Top-Searched Athletes; Top-Searched Girlfriends. Let’s take a look (not at the girlfriends – I’ll leave that up to you). Top-Searched Sports Teams on Yahoo in 2013: 1. Dallas Cowboys 2. Boston Red Sox 3….

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Behind the Mic: Dream Come True Telethon

December 3, 2013 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

  Dream Come True Telethon I love my job. Make no mistake about it. In the past few weeks, I have been able to watch our local high school football teams compete for a conference championship, a District title, and make a run for a state championship. In addition, I was able to broadcast the…

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The SportsTalk Shop: District XI Football Recaps

December 2, 2013 By Chris Michael Leave a Comment

  District XI Football Recaps It was our pleasure to cover the District XI football playoffs once again this fall on RCN-TV. While some games were one-sided, there were some great contests with many outstanding individual and team triumphs en route to this year’s championships. CLASS 2A PLAYOFFS Catasauqua accomplished what it couldn’t do a…

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Behind the Mic: An Algorithm: Founder + CEO = Girls’ Basketball Coach?

November 26, 2013 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

  An Algorithm: Founder + CEO = Girls’ Basketball Coach? I spend part of my Sundays watching two programs – Sunday Morning and 60 Minutes. I watch because I always learn something and find both programs very interesting. This past Sunday (11/24/13), 60 Minutes featured a story about Malcolm Gladwell, the author of a current…

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The SportsTalk Shop: Phillies Pitching Projections

November 18, 2013 By Chris Michael Leave a Comment

  Phillies Pitching Projections Last week, we examined what I hoped the Phillies’ lineup and position players roster would look like. This week, it’s the pitchers’ turn. Starting Pitchers • Cole Hamels • Cliff Lee • Matt Garza / Ricky Nolasco / David Price • M. A. Gonzalez • Doc Halladay (only on an incentive-laden…

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