This is where Dick Vitale comes in. If we have a sport full of emotion, we need an announcer who employs the communicative art of emotion. And no one does this better than Vitale.
Exactly wrong. The games already are exciting and fraught, we don't need someone slapping exclamation points and smiley faces on them.
The part about Moneyball and analysis is just silly. Michael Lewis is not braying inanities while I'm trying to watch a game.