Posts tagged "yes network"

Lou Piniella doesn't want to say "rape" but says it anyway (video)

Former Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella made a rape reference during a Florida Marlins-Toronto Blue Jays spring training game a couple days ago. If you didn't know, Lou Piniella is now calling games for the YES Network as a color analyst. Lou Piniella didn't want to say "raped," he preferred to say "took a lot of talent from." However, by telling us he doesn't want to say rape, he just did. Yes, Piniella went there. He compared one Major League Baseball team looting another to a person being forced into having sex against his/her will. How awkward and disgusting. As if that isn't bad enough, and I know that's very very very very very very bad, MLB Advanced Media (a term of Orwellian doublespeak as you will ever find) doesn't want you to hear Lou Piniella make his unfortunate rape...analogy? reference? simile? attempt at a very bad/dark joke...

Sarah Kustok new Brooklyn Nets reporter for YES Network

Sarah Kustok new Brooklyn Nets reporter for YES Network
Sarah Kustok has joined the YES Network as its Brooklyn Nets reporter, covering the team within YES’ Nets game telecasts and pre- and post-game shows, its Nets Magazine series and on YESNetwork.com. Kustok, a former star basketball player and coach at DePaul University, most recently worked at Comcast SportsNet Chicago, where she was the network’s Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox and Chicago Blackhawks reporter. She also had been anchoring sportscasts on WMAQ-TV (NBC) in Chicago...