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.

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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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Charlie White Meryl Davis Paul Wylie Jason Horowitz

Olympic Interview: Gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White

18 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – Meryl Davis and Charlie White became the first Americans to win a gold medal in ice dance on Monday night in Sochi as they bested their friends and rivals Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir from Canada. Davis and White won silver in Vancouver four years ago, but…
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Sochi Olympics Ice Hockey Men

Olympic Interviews: Ryan Miller and Phil Kessel of Team USA

16 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – Team USA advanced directly to the quarterfinals of the Olympic ice hockey tournament on Sunday with a 5-1 victory over Slovenia. Ryan Miller made 17 saves and Phil Kessel had a hat trick as the Americans made it into the medal round without a loss in three…
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TJ Oshie with Steve Goldstein

Olympic Interview: Team USA shootout star T.J. Oshie

15 February 2014 Comments are off for this post.
SOCHI, Russia – T.J. Oshie put the rest of Team USA on his back in a shootout on Saturday at the Olympic Winter Games, taking six of his team’s eight attempts and scoring four times as the Americans defeated Russia 3-2. The game went into overtime tied at 2-2 before…
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