DC Sports Bog: Comcast SportsNet


Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 03/18/2014

RGIII says he’ll likely ditch the knee brace in 2014

Redskins quarterback tells Comcast SportsNet it’s ‘safe to say’ he’ll be brace-free in 2014.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:14 PM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Tiquan Underwood, Steve Buckhantz and the NFLPA’s externship program

Why were NFL players shadowing Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier at a recent Wizards game?

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:25 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alan May, Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, NFL, Phil Chenier, Steve Buckhantz

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 01/23/2014

Elvin Hayes on the current Wizards

Bullets legend and basketball Hall of Famer compares this year’s team to the world champs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:38 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Elvin Hayes, Wizards

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 01/22/2014

Ted Leonsis on eventually circumventing Comcast SportsNet

Wizards/Caps owner seems to be counting the days until he can cut out the middle man.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:30 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Monumental Network, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/23/2013

FedEx Field grass: still bad

Another December game, another series of complaints about the playing surface at FedEx Field

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Greg Anthony ‘shocked’ if Wizards miss playoffs

NBA analyst makes it clear: if the Wizards miss the playoffs now, it would be a major surprise and disappointment.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:33 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Greg Anthony, Morning pixels, Wizards

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 12/04/2013

Michael Jenkins does RGIII impression

Comcast SportsNet’s Michael Jenkins offers his impression of Robert Griffin III in this tough, tough season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:45 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Michael Jenkins, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Brian Mitchell points the finger at the coaches

B Mitch says the silly penalties on Sunday night show a football team that doesn’t fear its leader.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:18 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 11/20/2013

Shanahan: Last play involved miscommunication

RGIII said no one was open on his last interception. Mike Shanahan said there was a miscommunication.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:47 AM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick Hernandez, Comcast SportsNet, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 11/14/2013

Leonsis on Monumental Network’s future

Caps and Wizards owner again makes it clear that the future of his teams on television will be much different than the status quo.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:31 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Monumental Network, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 11/04/2013

Brandon Meriweather’s tackle at the knees

The Redskins safety remained in the news Sunday, with this low tackle of Danny Woodhead.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:52 AM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Comcast SportsNet, Michael Irvin, Redskins

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 10/30/2013

The time Phil Chenier cursed at Steve Buckhantz

Forty years ago, Steve Buckhantz refereed a game featuring Phil Chenier. It didn’t end well.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:30 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Phil Chenier, Steve Buckhantz, Wizards

Posted at 09:13 PM ET, 10/27/2013

Bowen: Redskins should have won

The final score wasn’t close. But more than one Redskins player said that didn’t reflect what happened.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, RGIII, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Brian Mitchell to Keith Burns: ‘You are a problem’

Brian Mitchell lays into Washington’s special teams coach and special teams units, saying they already need another bye week.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:18 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Keith Burns, Redskins

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 10/11/2013

The Wizards, Monumental Network and online streaming

Ted Leonsis says he wanted to stream Tuesday’s preseason Wizards game on his online network. So what happened?

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:03 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Why the Wizards were blacked out

The Wizards were blacked out Tuesday night. They won't be on Saturday, though. Here's all the boring details.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, NBA, Wizards

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Brian Orakpo on pronunciation of his last name

Dick Stockton butchered the pronunciation of Brian Orakpo's last name for well more than two quarters. The linebacker said this was 'sucky.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:51 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 09/15/2013

Redskins fans talking Kirk Cousins

Two bad games from RGIII, and some are wondering whether the team might be better off with the backup.

By Dan Steinberg  |  06:57 PM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, ESPN 980, Kirk Cousins, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 09/09/2013

Comcast SportsNet debuts new football music video

Local sports network has a new country rock song to introduce many of its Redskins and Ravens show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:09 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Ravens, Redskins

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Comcast SportsNet revises weeknight schedule

Comcast SportsNet introduces a new host for SportsTalk Live, and a new block of football programming.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:11 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Media

Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 08/22/2013

Chick Hernandez on doing Redskins play-by-play

Longtime CSN anchor will make his debut in the Redskins broadcast booth during Saturday's preseason game.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:23 AM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick Hernandez, Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, Rob Carlin

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Watch Matt Hendricks and Karl Alzner fishing

Hockey players whose seasons are finished don't just go golfing. They also go fishing. Sigh. Here, fishy fishy fishy fishy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 05/23/2013

Gary Williams mock draft has the Wizards taking Alex Len

Whether or not Alex Len is the best available player for the Wizards, one thing is true: fans would slam their faces into brick walls if the Wiz follow Gary Williams's advice.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:18 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Len, Comcast SportsNet, Gary Williams, Wizards

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Tiger Woods on RGIII

In town to promote the AT

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Tiger Woods

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 05/12/2013

Alan May blasts officiating in game 6

Comcast SportsNet analyst has plenty to say after the Rangers have five power plays in Game 6, and the Caps have none.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:25 PM ET, 05/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alan May, Caps, Comcast SportsNet

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 03:41 PM ET, 04/29/2013

The Caps 2013 TV ratings

Despite a horrendous beginning, the Caps finished the 2013 season with the second-highest regular-season ratings in 2013.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:41 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Comcast SportsNet, TV ratings, Wizards

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 12:17 PM ET, 04/24/2013

An Alex Ovechkin 'MVP chant' at Verizon Center

As odd as the Caps division title is, the deafening MVP chants for Alex Ovechkin may have been even odder.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:17 PM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 04/19/2013

Leonsis on the Caps' late-season surge

During an in-game interview with the Wizards' TV crew, Ted Leonsis also talked about his surging hockey team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:23 AM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 04/18/2013

Leonsis: Wizards want to keep Wall for 'a long, long time'

Wizards owner talks to Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier as yet another lottery season comes to a close.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:10 AM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, John Wall, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 04/08/2013

Randy Edsall calls an Alex Ovechkin goal

Ever wonder what it would sound like if Maryland's football coach called an Alex Ovechkin goal? Wonder no more.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:04 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Randy Edsall, Terps

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 03/26/2013

John Wall's 47 points: the video

Comcast SportsNet condenses John Wall's 47 points -- including one Dagger -- into 140 seconds of video.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 03/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, John Wall, Wizards

Posted at 10:52 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Steve Buckhantz's retracted dagger

Wizards fans celebrated along with the team's television voice after a Trevor Ariza shot that looked for all the world like a game-winner. It wasn't.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:52 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Steve Buckhantz, Wizards

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 02/20/2013

Wizards TV ratings near the bottom of the NBA

As always, people in Washington are not particularly interested in watching a losing team.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:03 PM ET, 02/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Nats, Wizards

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 02/19/2013

Michael Jenkins does Coach K impression

Another CSN anchor didn't appreciate Coach K's comments about Maryland and Duke's rivalry.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:48 PM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Coach, Comcast SportsNet, Duke, Michael Jenkins, Terps

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 02/19/2013

Morning Pixels: Chick Hernandez on Coach K

Coach K's comments about the Maryland-Duke 'rivalry' made at least one local anchor kind of peevish.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:24 AM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Duke, Morning pixels, Terps

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 02/07/2013

Ted Leonsis loses weight, talks about owning a sports network

Even more talk from the Wizards and Caps owner about why his group needs ownership in a sports network. Also, he lost a bunch of weight.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:18 AM ET, 02/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Media, Monumental Network, Ted Leonsis, Wizards

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 01/30/2013

Ted Leonsis on Comcast SportsNet and Monumental Network

Wizards and Caps owner says the future of his organization is either starting or owning a piece of a regional sports network.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:44 AM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Media, Ted Leonsis, Wizards, WTOP

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 01/22/2013

Alan May on the Caps, the lockout and hockey

Caps analyst for Comcast SportsNet and ESPN 980 left a job as a financial planner because he couldn't quit hockey.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alan May, Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Media

Posted at 12:57 AM ET, 01/22/2013

Jordan Crawford with the 'Dagger of the Year'

Jordan Crawford and his Steez notch a game-winning buzzer-beater in Portland, and Steve Buckhantz unleashes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:57 AM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Jordan Crawford, Steve Buckhantz, Wizards

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 01/17/2013

Leonsis: 'I understand why the fans are unhappy'

In advance of season-opener, Caps owner tells Comcast SportsNet that the lockout is 'behind [us]'

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:47 AM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 01/08/2013

Bradley Beal game-winner video brings Steve Buckhantz 'Dagger'

After lots of waiting, Comcast SportsNet's Wizards play-by-play man finally unleashed.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:30 AM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Comcast SportsNet, Steve Buckhantz, Verizon Center, Wizards

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 01/07/2013

Junkies launch 'Table Manners' on Comcast SportsNet

After building a successful radio career in D.C., 106.7 The Fan's Junkies will try their hands at television.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 AM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Comcast SportsNet, Junkies, Media

Posted at 09:25 PM ET, 01/06/2013

Brian Mitchell: RGIII should have been out of the game

It didn't take long for critics to express unhappiness with Robert Griffin III's handling in Washington's playoff loss.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:25 PM ET, 01/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Doc Walker, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII, Trevor Matich

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 12/31/2012

RGIII: 'Our house, our night, our division'

Rookie QB and captain gives his team a short but sweet pre-game speech on Sunday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:13 AM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 12/23/2012

The RGIII Christmas carol

Listen to the kids from Janney Elementary sing an RGIII-themed Christmas carol, because it's very odd.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:57 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 12/16/2012

Casserly: Cousins already worth a second-round pick

Former GM and Comcast SportsNet analyst sees a healthy market for the Redskins' backup quarterback.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:22 PM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charley Casserly, Comcast SportsNet, Kirk Cousins, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Why Richard Crawford slowed down on his punt return

Newest Redskins hero explains why he attempted to cut back against the Ravens punter Sunday afternoon.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:40 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Joshua Morgan, Lorenzo Alexander, Redskins, Richard Crawford

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 12/03/2012

RGIII talks about being a man

Comcast SportsNet Monday night special features Robert Griffin III, talking about turning from a boy into a man.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:18 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, John Thompson Jr., Redskins, RGIII, Tiger Woods

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Morning Pixels: Phil Chenier calls Mr. Twitter a Homeboy

The Wizards might be losing, but Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier talking about Twitter is a clear victory.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:36 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Media, Morning pixels, Phil Chenier, RGIII, Steve Buckhantz, Wizards

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 11/19/2012

Joe Beninati's lockout waiting game

You think you're anxious for the Caps to come back? You ain't got nothing on play-by-play man Joe Beninati.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:36 AM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Joe Beninati, Media

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 11/15/2012

Tarik El-Bashir's failed 40-yard dash at Redskins Park (Video)

Sometimes, covering a beat gets boring and you need to liven it up.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:41 PM ET, 11/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, Comcast SportsNet, Joe White, Media, Redskins, Tarik El-Bashir

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 11/15/2012

Kornheiser: The Wizards are a disgrace'

As the Wizards keep playing and keep losing, the local and national reviews aren't getting any kinder.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:19 AM ET, 11/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, ESPN, Media, Michael Jenkins, Tony Kornheiser, Wizards

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 11/14/2012

Ivan Carter no longer with Comcast SportsNet

Former Post writer and CSN host is no longer with the regional sports station.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:08 PM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Ivan Carter, Media

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 11/05/2012

Gary Williams joining Comcast SportsNet as college basketball analyst

Comcast SportsNet will announce this week that it is hiring the former Maryland coach as a college basketball analyst.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:38 PM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Gary Williams, Maryland, Media, Terps

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 11/05/2012

Brian Mitchell: Redskins are terrible

If you think you were mad about the Redskins's loss to Carolina, you should have seen Comcast SportsNet's Brian Mitchell.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:45 AM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Comcast SportsNet, Media, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 11/01/2012

Comcast SportsNet hires Nicole Darin

New anchor will fill the slot left open when Kelli Johnson departed for Houston.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:12 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Media, Nicole Darin

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Clinton Portis says he feels great, dances to prove it

A few highlights from Clinton Portis's debut stint as a Comcast SportsNet Redskins analyst.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:43 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Comcast SportsNet, Media, Redskins

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Sports anchor channels Bryce Harper’s war paint

Inspired by Bryce Harper's war paint, Michael Jenkins painted his face pink and called himself pretty.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:55 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Comcast SportsNet, Media, Michael Jenkins, Nats

Posted at 11:36 PM ET, 09/23/2012

Kyle Shanahan running down the tunnel after the officials

Redskins offensive coordinator had something he wanted to say to the officials after Sunday’s game. So he ran after them.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:36 PM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Kyle Shanahan, Mike Shanahan, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 08:02 PM ET, 09/13/2012

Kelli Johnson leaving D.C. market for CSN Houston

Longtime Orioles, Redskins and Nats reporter will be the lead anchor for a new network in Houston.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:02 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Media, Redskins | Tags:  Kelli Johnson, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 08/23/2012

Redskins preseason broadcasts and corporate branding

Last week’s Bears programming included at least 17 corporate logos shown during the actual game broadcast.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:22 PM ET, 08/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Theismann, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Nats TV ratings on MASN now up 62 percent

As D.C.’s baseball team keeps winning, D.C. keeps watching, in greater and greater numbers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:55 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Orioles | Tags:  MASN, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 10:33 PM ET, 08/09/2012

Joe Theismann gushes over RGIII

Want to stay medium about the Redskins rookie QB? Better put on some ear muffs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:33 PM ET, 08/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, RGIII, Joe Theismann, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 08/06/2012

The Redskins preseason broadcast schedule

Details on the whos and whens and wheres of Washington’s preseason games on television.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:31 AM ET, 08/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, WRC, Joe Theismann, Antwaan Randle-El, Kenny Albert, Sam Rosen, Kevin Harlan

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Chick Hernandez pays tribute to Kelli Johnson with high heels

New Redskins reporter honors his predecessor on set with some ridiculous shoes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:15 PM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Chick Hernandez, Kelli Johnson, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 07/25/2012

Comcast SportsNet’s RGIII preseason promo

Redskins rookie quarterbacks says ‘The questions will be answered’ in a spot for the regional sports network.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:47 AM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 07/18/2012

Andray Blatche apologizes for the effort

Oft-criticized ex-Wizards big man addresses his supporters and critics in a Comcast SportsNet interview.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:43 AM ET, 07/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  Andray Blatche, Comcast SportsNet, Chris Miller

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 07/16/2012

Antwaan Randle El retires, will join preseason Redskins broadcast team

Former Skins receiver and returner, who still lives in the D.C. area, will work the sidelines for the team’s preseason TV broadcasts.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:49 PM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Antwaan Randle El, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 07/09/2012

Morning pixels: Davey Johnson is still talking big

As the Nats hit the All-Star break, their confident skipper says he’d be disappointed with anything less than the NL East crown.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 AM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Terps, Tennis | Tags:  Davey Johnson, Kelly Johnson, Comcast SportsNet, Bryce Harper, Eric Prisbell

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 07/02/2012

Tiger Woods hit Chick Hernandez with a drive at AT&T National

AT&T National tournament host plunked the Comcast SportsNet anchor with an errant shot on Sunday afternoon.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:51 AM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Golf | Tags:  Tiger Woods, Gary Williams, Chick Hernandez, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 06/28/2012

Donald Trump tells Chick Hernandez he’s fired

After playing the pro-am at Congressional Country Club this week, Trump had a few words for the Comcast SportsNet host.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:41 AM ET, 06/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Golf, Media | Tags:  Chick Hernandez, Donald Trump, Tiger Woods, Kelli Johnson, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Chick Hernandez replaces Kelli Johnson on Redskins beat

Comcast SportsNet will have a new Skins beat reporter this season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Kelli Johnson, Chick Hernandez, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 04/30/2012

Morning pixels: NFL draft ratings in D.C.

Coverage of the NFL Draft’s first night on ESPN and the NFL Network out-paced coverage of the Caps’ Game 7 win in Boston.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:26 AM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Redskins, Nats, Wizards | Tags:  Josh LeRibeus, Comcast SportsNet, Bryce Harper, John Wall, Alex Ovechkin

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 04/26/2012

Caps-Bruins sets Comcast SportsNet ratings record

Wednesday night’s Game 7 was the second-highest rated Caps game in CSN Mid-Atlantic history.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:06 PM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 04/19/2012

Michael Jenkins performs ‘Poison’

Awesome Comcast SportsNet joke-teller person does his awesome karaoke in a suit.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:00 PM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  Michael Jenkins, Comcast SportsNet

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

Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 02/15/2012

DirecTV adds CSN Plus in HD

All the major providers in the Washington and Baltimore television markets now offer both CSN channels in high definition.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:44 PM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Media, Wizards | Tags:  Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 01/30/2012

The best Wizards graphic ever

Comcast SportsNet had a great graphic, and DeSagana Diop had a horrific free throw in the weekend NBA action.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:37 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  Comcast SportsNet