It took awhile to register--and not because of my holiday hangover. There, on the Dallas Mavericks site, the team announced the members of its television and radio broadcast team for the 2001-02 season. They weren't trying to hide it. They even sent me the press release via e-mail. This is what it said: "The Mavericks' television announcers for the upcoming season on UPN 21, KTVT Channel 11 and Fox Sports Net will be Matt Pinto (play-by-play), Bob Ortegel (color) and Chris Arnold and Christine Friedel (sideline reporters). Mark Followill is the new radio play-by-play voice of the Mavericks radio broadcasts on ESPN 103.3 while Brad... More >>>
Jim Durham, left, is out as the play-by-play partner to Bob Ortegel, right.