PSWA Dinner: Quite a Night! (Chet’s Take, 1-17-18)

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While attending the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association’s 114th annual dinner Monday night in Cherry Hill, it again hit me that the Philly area is blessed with not only several great athletes, but a lot of terrific media people, too. Several of them were in attendance at the event at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, including Sixers play-by-play voices Marc Zumoff and …

Busy Year For Philly Pressbox Radio (Chet’s Take, 1-4-18)

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A new year is under way, and it’s a pretty exciting time on the Philadelphia sports scene, with the Eagles heading to the postseason as the NFC’s No. 1 seed, the 76ers, Flyers and Phillies all heading in a positive direction thanks to some exciting young stars, and Jay Wright’s Villanova Wildcats again among the favorites to make it to …

Fun Read for Flyers Fans (Chet’s Take, 12-7-17)

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The Philadelphia Flyers have been around for 50 years now, and there have been just a handful of folks who have been part of the franchise from the beginning. One of those folks is Lou Nolan, the team’s public-address announcer since 1972 (and a public-relations assistant to another lifer, Joe Kadlec, the previous five years). If you think that a …