Comcast SportsNet Drops Bob Cousy From Celtics Telecasts
Sun Oct 12 12:05:52 EDT 2008
Bob Cousy won't be back on Comcast SportsNet's Boston Celtics telecasts
this season, thus ending Cousy's 34 years of involvement in Celtics TV
broadcasts. For the past 9 years Cousy had only be working ten games a
season as part of a "consultant contract" with the team. The Worcester
Telegram reports that Cousy was informed of his dismissal via a phone call
from a low level Comcast SportsNet executive.
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The article also reports that Tom Heinsohn will only be working home games
this season to avoid extended time away from his ill wife.
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