Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan

Robert P. "Bob" Ryan is an American sportswriter formally for 'The Boston Globe'. He has been described as "the quintessential American sportswriter" and a basketball guru and is well known for his coverage of the sport including his famous stories covering the Boston Celtics in the 1970s. After graduating from Boston College, Ryan started as a sports intern for the 'Globe' on the same day as Peter Gammons, and later worked with other Globe sports writing legends Will McDonough and Leigh Montville. Ryan announced in early 2012 his retirement from sports writing after 44 years once the 2012 Olympic Games concluded. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bob Ryan has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2009 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 2011 with two videos.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2009 - Present Chief Meteorologist, NBC Washington Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • Weather Satellite Operation

    Weather Satellite Operation

    Officals and television news meteorologists talked about weather satellite operations, developing technologies used by…

  • Natural Disaster Preparedness

    Natural Disaster Preparedness

    In the aftermath of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan and a tornado outbreak in the U.S, the Senate Commerce…

  • Inauguration Day Weather

    Inauguration Day Weather

    Bob Ryan talked about the weather forecast for Inauguration Day weather and how the weather has impacted past inaugurations.

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