QUESTION ASKED: What Is Your Earliest Sports Memory? For me, I think it was probably when the ’74 Philadelphia Flyers won the Stanley Cup, though I do remember watching an earlier, funnier, less politicized Bryant Gumbel hosting NBC’s AFC football coverage in the mid-‘70s, an era one sports author (of a pretty good history of […]
Lonnie Ali, Billy Crystal, Bryant Gumbel and Bill Clinton spoke at Ali’s funeral.
Bill Clinton, Billy Crystal and Bryant Gumbel delivered eulogies for Muhammad Ali at a 15,000-seat sports arena in his hometown, Louisville today.
The final funeral service for “The Greatest,” Muhammad Ali will be held on Friday at 2 p.m. EDT at which former President Bill Clinton, comedian Billy Crystal and journalist Bryant Gumbel will present eulogies, PBS Newshour reports. Pallbearers for the service will also include former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis and actor Will Smith, who played […]
Muhammad Ali To Be Eulogized By Bill Clinton, Bryant Gumbel And Billy Crystal The HuffingtonPost is reporting that Muhammad Ali’s funeral is going to be quite a public spectacle with a host of guest speakers… Muhammad Ali’s hometown of Louisville
Former President Bill Clinton will give a eulogy at the public funeral of Muhammad Ali on next Friday, following the boxer’s death. Clinton will be joined by comedian Bill Crystal and sportscaster Bryant Gumbel, who will also deliver speeches in Ali’s memory. Show More Summary
Muhammad Ali’s funeral will be held on Friday June in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. US Weekly reports that the list of people who will deliver eulogies has also been announced via a spokesperson for the Ali family. According to US Weekly, former US President Bill Clinton, comedian Billy Crystal and newscaster Bryant Gumbel are... Show More Summary
Another day, another possible instance of selective editing—this time by HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel over a segment on the AR-15 rifle....
The inventor of the AR-15 rifle accused HBO Tuesday of making selective edits to an interview that aired in an episode of Real Sports w/ Bryant Gumbel.
On the April 19, 2016 edition of Real Sports, HBO's Bryant Gumbel urged the top executives of the NBA, NFL, and the NCAA to penalize North Carolina over H.B. 2, which he underlined has been "labeled the most extreme anti-LGBT measure...Show More Summary
After Prince’s passing at the age of 57 Thursday, the sports and entertainment worlds have been busy paying tributes to him. It’s interesting that the musician himself once paid a very public tribute to a major figure in the sports and entertainment world, though: current HBO personality Bryant Gumbel. Show More Summary
Reaction, news updates and history as Prince is mourned around the world April 21 2016, 6:06 PM The music world lost a legend today. Prince died Thursday morning in his home recording studio in Chanhassen, Minn.Read the obituary: Music great Prince dies at 57Full coverage on Prince's deathPhoto...
The date: January 3rd, 1997 The place: studio 1A in Rockefeller Center It was Bryant Gumbel's last day as co-host of The Today Show, and a cute-as-a-button Katie Couric wanted to send her coworker off memorably. So, as Matt Lauer, his...Show More Summary
Bryant Gumbel has called on the NBA, the NFL, and the NCAA to cancel events scheduled to take place in North Carolina because of the state’s newly passed anti-LGBT ‘bathroom bill’, HB 2. As we’ve been reporting, businesses hav… Read The post Bryant Gumbel: NBA, NFL, and NCAA Should Cancel Events in NC Over Anti-LGBT Bill – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Mandi Koba, the woman who has accused former Phoenix Suns star Kevin Johnson of molesting her when she was 16, spoke for the first time on camera in an episode of HBO’s “Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel” that premiered Tuesday night. Koba repeated the allegations that have been aired by numerous outlets over the past […]
We learned yesterday that Craig Sager’s cancer is no longer remission, but the news is even worse than that for the NBA on TNT sideline reporter. Speaking to Bernard Goldberg as part of a Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel segment that will air Tuesday night on HBO, Sager revealed doctors have given him three-to-six months to live. Show More Summary
NBA on TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager’s cancer is no longer in remission, according to a trailer for Tuesday night’s episode of HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. Sager has battled acute myeloid leukemia for the past two years,...Show More Summary
"When it comes to creating mass hysteria among teenage girls, no one's seen anything like it since the Beatles," Bryant Gumbel observed.
"With black music, there's a very strong social point to make. There's a means of discovery and a purpose."