Bob Ryan


Bob Ryan In-Studio // Brady’s Broadcasting Future // The Stack – 5/10 (Hour 4)

– Bob Ryan was a sportswriter for The Boston Globe and in-studio to promote his newest book, “In Scoring Position: 40 Years of a Baseball Love Affair”. – THE STACK: Brady’s broadcasting future has been revealed. CONNECT WITH TOUCHER & RICH. Twitter: @Toucherandrich | @fredtoucher | @KenGriffeyRules. Instagram:...

Bob Ryan, Jeff Pearlman spar over Jerry West ‘Winning Time’ portrayal: ‘Reprehensible’

Legendary basketball writer Bob Ryan called out Jeff Pearlman, author of “Showtime,” a book about the 1980s Lakers, arguing the portrayal of Jerry West in the HBO series “Winning Time” inspired by the book is “reprehensible” and “borderline criminal”. As Barrett Sports Media detailed, Ryan, who began covering the Celtics in 1969 for the Boston Globe and received the Curt Gowdy Award from the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006, had a tiff with Jeff Pearlman primarily over issues with West, who is portrayed in the TV series as hard-headed and verbally abusive. Ryan went on Colin Cowherd’s podcast earlier...
High Point University

Boston Globe Columnist Bob Ryan Mentors HPU Students

Bob Ryan also taught an advanced sports reporting class and participated in a sports commentary discussion with two students during a live student-run newscast. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 25, 2022 – High Point University continues welcoming an all-star group of global leaders to mentor students. Bob Ryan, renowned Boston Globe sports columnist and HPU’s Sports Reporter in Residence, coached and worked with several groups of students in the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication on March 24.

Bob Ryan: Celtics success starts with Marcus Smart

At his introductory press conference before the season, Ime Udoka stated that Marcus Smart was going to be the point guard for the Boston Celtics. Through the first few months of the season, it seemed as though that experiment wasn’t working out, as the C’s were a .500 team on January 28.

Bob Ryan: Ja Morant is the Best Show in Basketball

Bob Ryan, Jeff Goodman and Gary Tanguay discuss how the James Harden and Joel Embiid duo has looked through 2 games, Ja Morant and why he could be the best show in Basketball, the final March for Coach K and more!. Topics:. Early returns of James Harden w/ 76ers. How...

Bob Ryan: Celtics are “teasing us again” with win streak

The Boston Celtics are winning right now. They just beat up on the Indiana Pacers, they avenged their loss against the New York Knicks, and they ground out a win over the Orlando Magic. That’s four of their last six. Better yet, the two main pillars of the team...

Bob Ryan on this Celtics core: “It isn’t working”

After an awful loss to Greg Monroe and the depleted Minnesota Timberwolves, the Boston Celtics find themselves in more of a hole than ever. They’ve been a .500 basketball team for nearly two years now, and it might be time to think about breaking up the current core. Jayson...
NBC Sports

Did Steph's greatness hurt Klay on NBA 75? Bob Ryan thinks so

Warriors fans know by now how upset Klay Thompson was when he didn’t make the NBA’s 75th Anniversary Team. And if you look at Thompson’s body of work, there is a case to be made. He’s a three-time NBA champion, a five-time All Star, a two-time All-NBA Third Team member, and of course holds the record for most points in a quarter with 37 and most 3-pointers made in a game with 14. Add to that legendary playoff moments like Game 6 Klay, and you realize why the Splash Brother is a bit peeved.
The Ringer

NBA 75th Anniversary Team With Bob Ryan

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Bob Ryan to discuss the NBA 75th Anniversary Team. They discuss their differing opinions in who was snubbed and the cutoff for eligibility of young players, and then get into some obligatory Boston sports talk (2:15). Then Bill talks with Justin Termine of NBA Today on SiriusXM about the surprisingly exciting Cavaliers, competitive Warriors, Ja Morant’s third-year leap, concerns around Zion Williamson, the Thunder’s ongoing rebuild, and more (58:20)

Roundball Roundup: Bob Ryan and Jack McCallum educate on NBA 75

For the NBA’s 75th season, the league announced a 75th anniversary team to commemorate the best players in its history. Basketball historians Bob Ryan and Jack McCallum joined JP to discuss John Stockton, Karl Malone, Pete Maravich, Adrian Dantley, and the rest of the list. Here’s a rundown of this...

Reaction To The 2021 HOF Class | Bob Ryan & Jeff Goodman Podcast

Bob & Jeff discuss the 2021 Hall Of Fame Inductees, then they talk NBA News starting off with John Wall’s situation with the Rockets, Aaron Gordon’s extension with the Nuggets, & College Basketball!. Visit to post your first job for free. Celtics CLNS Coverage is Powered by, Use...