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By Alan Pergament » Thursday, June 30, 2016

The long holiday weekend is almost upon us and it is an ideal time to binge watch some of the year’s best television programs on your DVR, On Demand, or on one of the streaming sites. It is especially ideal if it rains or the weather gets so unusually hot that you decide to stay indoors with the air conditioner... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, June 29, 2016

This is what I’m thinking: One of the glaring omissions in a Discovery Channel release about its upcoming survival reality series “American Tarzan” is the absence of details about what the winner among seven challengers receives as prizes. If he were to win, Jeremy Guarino of Buffalo shouldn’t worry about... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Tuesday, June 28, 2016

This is what I’m thinking: Colden’s Mark Bouquin recently won $250,000 after being a co-winner of the Fox reality series “American Grit.” Can another Western New Yorker become “American Tarzan”? Jeremy Guarino of Buffalo is one of seven challengers competing on the remote Caribbean Island of Dominica... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Monday, June 27, 2016

Dan Liburd, a member of the Buffalo Bills strength and conditioning staff, is on the list to appear on Monday night's episode of “American Ninja Warrior,” an NBC spokesperson confirmed. Liburd was one of the Western New Yorkers who attempted to qualify recently at the Philadelphia tryouts for the program. NBC... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Monday, June 27, 2016

The whole (hockey) world was watching! The whole (hockey) world was watching! And local television news decided Friday and Saturday that a flimsy story implying that Buffalo Sabres winger Evander Kane may have done something wrong at or near a downtown bar was important enough to lead or be near the top of... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Thursday, June 23, 2016

  It’s time for another Sports on the Air special. If you’re not one of the lucky hockey fans to get a ticket to the NHL Draft Friday at the First Niagara Center, NBC’s cable sports channel is the place to be to explain who all these guys are. There is one significant difference between the NBA draft... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, June 22, 2016

WKBW-TV reporter Desiree Wiley is headed to a Boston cable news channel owned by NBC Universal. Channel 7 General Manager Mike Nurse told his staff this morning about Wiley’s destination, which has been speculated upon for months. Wiley, who is leaving Channel 7 at the end of her contract on July 28, is making a... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, June 22, 2016

  If controversial conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh doesn’t get a new deal from his syndicator after his contract expires in July, it is doubtful WBEN-AM is going to shed too many tears. According to sources, Entercom Radio, which owns WBEN and several other stations in town, has experienced the... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Here are a dozen more thoughts about the Madison Square Garden (MSG) deal with Pegula Sports and Entertainment (PSE) to carry Buffalo Sabres for more than a decade. With sources saying the deal is for more than 10 years with a rights fee averaging about $19 million and $20 million annually, it adds up to more than $200... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Monday, June 20, 2016

The rating in Buffalo for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ historic 93-89 championship victory in game seven of the NBA Finals over the Golden State Warriors Sunday night was as fabulous as the finish. The game had a 12.6 rating on Channel 7, meaning 73,754 homes in our area were tuned in to LeBron James’ shot-making and... Read More

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