Originally written on Sports Media Watch  |  Last updated 10/21/14
In a strange controversy, NBC’s Olympic boxing announcers will call the remainder of the competition off of monitors in an NBC studio rather than on-site. NBC’s Bob Papa and Teddy Atlas will not call the remainder of the boxing competition from the ExCel Center in London due to a dispute with the International Boxing Association. The two had been calling matches from “prime seats relatively close to the ring” (SI.com, 8/11), but officials asked them to relocate to broadcast booths [...]
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