DC Sports Bog: Al Koken


Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 02/25/2014

Turtlenecks, short shorts and other finds from old Caps media guides

Al Iafrate’s short shorts, two seasons’ worth of turtlenecks and more finds from old Caps media guides.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  10:16 AM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Al Iafrate, Al Koken, Alan May, Caps, Craig Laughlin, Dale Hunter, Peter Bondra

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 05/02/2013

How Al Koken became Smokin' Al

More than two decades ago, legendary WUSA sportscaster Glenn Brenner gave Al Koken a nickname that would stay with him throughout his career.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:29 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Al Koken, Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Media

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 04/24/2013

Matt Hendricks and Al Koken make postgame magic

The Caps forward and the longtime Caps broadcaster teamed up for a post-game interview that will likely make you smile.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:52 PM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Al Koken, Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 04/02/2012

Craig Laughlin, his accent, his phrases, his Sharpies

Comcast SportsNet’s beloved color analyst was once told to dial back on the Canadian. He decided not to listen.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:00 PM ET, 04/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Media | Tags:  Craig Laughlin, Joe Beninati, Al Koken, Comcast SportsNet