The Rick & Jamie Show 2013-14 NBA Predictions: Jamie Dukes (NFL Network) Rick Kamla (NBA-TV) East: West: East: West: 1 I 1 1 Chi 1 LAC 2 DONT 2 2 Mia 2 SAS 3 DO 3 3 Ind 3 Hou 4 PRE- … He was brutally honest, and he has a blue-collar charisma that makes him memorable and entertaining.". 10 Wisconsin cancels Purdue game due to COVID-19 outbreak, Broncos GM Elway, team president Ellis positive for COVID-19, Texans can't work out trade with Packers before NFL deadline, UH receiver Marquez Stevenson to miss Cincinnati game. Williams' decision to replace Rich Lord and Mike Meltser with a revamped lineup that includes former NFL quarterback Clint Stoerner and former Atlanta talk show host Rick Kamla is among the more decisive moves in the annals of Houston sports talk. John Granato/Raheel Ramzanali (9-11 a.m., KFNC)10 (8). 8. I haven't seen him on NBA TV in the last 2 months. I'm curious though. John Lopez/Landry Locker (10 a.m.-2 pm, KILT)T7 (9). ... University of Alabama play-by-play announcer Eli Gold has been named as this year's recipient of the Chris Schenkel Award from the National Football Foundation. 'Astroball' author: Details of cheating scandal still to be unearthed, Q&A: Ben Reiter on why he revisited the 'Astroball' story, On TV/Radio: Bill Worrell says Stephen Silas' good reputation in NBA will carry over to Rockets, Scottie Scheffler fits just fine on PGA Tour, Cowboys' Andy Dalton placed on reserve COVID-19 list, NFL expands team bench areas, mask protocols, Texas RB Keaontay Ingram sidelined with ankle sprain, No. Harlen Lobley and Robert Taylor, known as Harlen the Sports Guy and Pigskin Bob, of KYKX in Longview were nominated in the medium market personality category. Williams' decision to move Sean Pendergast from afternoons to morning drive, where he will work alongside Seth Payne, reflects his vision for morning sports radio. He used to have his own fantasy basketball show on nbatv. Yeah but role is host, players usually don't host. Close. David Barron reports on sports media, college football and Olympic sports for the Houston Chronicle. Did he quit? "That love and connection enables him to connect and appreciate the listeners.". Astros games at the All-Star Game break averaged a 4.3 Nielsen rating and 153,000 viewers on AT&T SportsNet Southwest, up from 3.7 at the break last year. Joel Blank/Barry Laminack (1-4 p.m., KFNC)9 (10). "To say that Clint is proud to be from Baytown would be an understatement," Williams said. Welcome to, the web's largest radio and music industry community. Given Thursday's developments, there is mild irony in the most recent Nielsen Audio ratings report for Houston radio. Michael Felger and Tony Massarotti of WBZ-FM in Boston also are among the five finalists in the category, which covers all radio formats. Yi hasn't been in the NBA since last decade , right? "Rachael is family to me," he said. I really hope he does summer league. Kamla, by the way, will no longer appear on NBA TV with his move to Houston but will continue as a contributor to Sirius XM radio. Speaking of the Texans, Williams plans to double down on the perception that KILT and the Texans are inexorably linked. 1 year ago. There's no way they got fired for being too harsh on an MLS team. i think his role is just reduced. What happened to Rick Kamla of NBA TV? After just over two months as afternoon co-host on ENTERCOM Sports KILT-A (SPORTSRADIO 610)/HOUSTON, He likely is most familiar to local sports fans through his work on NBA TV but also helped start one of the Internet's first fantasy football websites in the mid-1990s. Matt Thomas (noon-3 p.m., KBME)12 (11). share. Is he suspended? Did he quit? Yeah, 10am to 2pm. I haven't seen him on NBA TV in the last 2 months. Rich Lord/Sean Pendergast (2-6 p.m., KILT)4 (T6). Did he get fired? ... "Tiger Woods: Chasing History" premieres at 7 p.m. Monday on Golf Channel. Kamla, who until last year hosted a show at Entercom's WZGC-FM in Atlanta, was recommended to Williams by a mutual friend. Stoerner is a familiar name from his playing days at Baytown Lee, followed by stints at Arkansas and in the NFL and a recent run as a semi-regular contributor to the afternoon show hosted by Lord and Sean Pendergast. Rich Lord and Mike Meltser, unfortunately, are not the only employment casualties of the week in Houston sports radio. "Rick has relationships with individuals like Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley that our listeners will find fascinating, and his expertise that he can provide on the NBA will be unique for us," Williams said. Last month's rankings are in parenthesis. He's awesome. Ross Villarreal (6-7 p.m., KBME)11 (12). Kamla in his natural habitat.The following sentence is in Rick Kamla's bio: "His insights, predictions, and one-liners have entertained and informed millions of readers who have come to rely on his advice." 3 years ago. While KFNC (97.5 FM) remains the weeklong leader among the three all-sports stations among men 25-54, KILT (610 AM) eked out a narrow lead during afternoon drive, the daypart occupied until this week by the departed Rich Lord. None of that, however, changes the fact that KILT is an AM station at a time when listeners increasingly prefer the FM band if they listen to terrestrial radio. That's devastating man. He joined the Houston Chronicle in 1990 after stints at the Dallas bureau of United Press International (1984-90), the Waco Tribune-Herald (1978-84) and the Tyler Morning Telegraph (1975-78). Posted by. Kamla also contributes play-by-play to NBA, NBADL, WNBA, USA Basketball, Summer League … Salisbury, in a text message, said Van Oranje will not be replaced on the show. 16 comments. "It's been proven across the country that the NFL is king in sports radio if and especially when content is delivered in a compelling manner," he said. Copyright © 2020 All Access Music Group. Rick Kamla joins KILT-AM (610) after stints at NBA TV and co-hosting a sports talk show in Atlanta. "I'm so proud of her growth and work and will continue to mentor her. "Radio has to be multi-platform, which is why we promote access on smart speakers, smartphones, computers and social media. For a station that catches considerable flak from some listeners for being too Texans-centric, Kamla's NBA knowledge could be a plus, particularly in light of the Rockets' recent acquisition of Russell Westbrook. they have more player analysts than they've ever had before and they get preference because they've actually played the game, and the NBA is good about taking care of its retired players.