Olympic Announcers

Olympic Announcers

Westwood One’s coverage of the 2012 Summer Olympics will feature the following announcers:

“Late Night in London” Hosts: John Tautges and Kevin Kugler
Opening/Closing Ceremonies: Steve Futterman and Olympic Historian David Wallechinsky
General Reporter: Ted Emrich
Gymnastics: Joe Tolleson and Peter Vidmar (1984 Gold Medalist)
Swimming: Joe Castellano and John Naber (4 Golds & 1 Silver in 1976)
Basketball: Kevin Kugler and P.J. Carlesimo
Athletics: Joe Castellano and Larry Rawson
Football: Joe Tolleson and Matt Holland (former English Premier League player)
Emmy-winning sportscaster Jim Gray will also contribute daily to Westwood One’s coverage of the Summer Olympics.

Most Recent Olympics Posts

USA Womens Hockey Press Conference

This Week in the NCAA

21 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
Many brand new medalists will return from Sochi to campuses across the United States in coming weeks. Team USA’s silver-medal-winning women’s hockey team features student-athletes from Harvard, Boston College, Northeastern and Minnesota. The Canadian team, which won the gold in overtime over the Americans, includes players from Cornell and Boston…
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Vancouver Olympics Ice Hockey

Olympic Interviews: Patrick Kane and Ryan Suter ahead of US-Canada

21 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – Team USA was oh-so-close to hockey gold four years ago in Vancouver, falling to the Canadians in overtime and settling for silver. The Americans get their chance at revenge later today in an Olympic semifinal at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, with the winner moving on to face…
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Olympic Interview: Figure skaters Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner

21 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – The figure skating competition at the 2014 Sochi Games is in the books with the completion of the ladies’ free skate on Thursday night. While Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner missed the podium, finishing 4th and 7th respectively, they still skated well and go home as bronze…
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APTOPIX Sochi Olympics Ice Hockey Women

Olympic Interviews: Canada downs U.S. in OT

20 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – It was more disappointment in women’s ice hockey for Team USA as Canada rallied from a two-goal deficit in the final 3:26 of regulation to force overtime. In the extra session, Canada’s Marie-Philip Poulin scored a power play goal to send the Canadians to their fourth consecutive…
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Ted Ligety

Olympic Interview: Gold medalist Ted Ligety

20 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – Ted Ligety made history in two ways on Wednesday when he captured the giant slalom at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center. He became the first American man to win gold in the event and also the first to capture two golds in alpine skiing. After his runs, he…
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Sochi Olympics Ice Hockey Men

Olympic Interviews: Team USA 5 – Czech Republic 2

19 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – Team USA took down the Czech Republic 5-2 on Wednesday night in Sochi to advance to a Friday semifinal showdown with rivals Canada, which you can hear beginning at 11:45 AM Eastern on WestwoodOne. The Americans got goals from five different players including a first of the…
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