Dick Vitale

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Dick Vitale said : "I believed that we had $3 million for kids versus cancer," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 3, 2022 9:36:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I believed that we had $3 million for kids versus cancer," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 3, 2022 1:04:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Yesterday was a very emotional day, a life-changing moment,” External link

wsfa Friday, August 19, 2022 5:49:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “Dr. Rick Brown just notified me with my results of my major Pet Scan & told me news I wish EVERY cancer patient can hear,” External link

fox59 Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:45:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale recalled : "If only you had heard Jimmy V the night before, you would never believe or dreamt that he can stand here and give a speech," "He told Mike (Krzyzewski) and I, 'Just get me on that (expletive) stage' ... I was mesmerized and blown away as he electrified the nation. That speech created why we are here today" External link

usaToday Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It doesn’t discriminate. It comes after all. It doesn’t matter race, religion, (cancer) will bring you to your knees," "There is only one way to beat it my friends, we have to raise dollars and give oncologists a fighting chance" External link

usaToday Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

kiro7 Wednesday, July 20, 2022 7:24:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, July 20, 2022 7:03:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, July 20, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

wftv Wednesday, July 20, 2022 6:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Tuesday, May 10, 2022 2:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Tuesday, May 10, 2022 6:31:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Monday, May 9, 2022 9:25:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Monday, May 9, 2022 7:54:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "I spoke to a coach who told me that CHEATING is widespread in what is going on with the Transfer Portal," External link

arkansasonline Sunday, May 8, 2022 1:17:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "No kid should suffer, no kid should be doing what I was doing, going for chemotherapy, going for scans," External link

abcactionnews Wednesday, April 27, 2022 5:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm in 14 Hall of Fames," "Obviously, the big ones, the Hall of Fame of basketball. I’m in a Hall of Fame of broadcasting, Hall of Fame where I coached in college, Hall of Fame of where I lived in New Jersey. The bottom line is those are all great achievements, but my biggest, biggest, I feel, accomplishment of my life has been giving back and trying to help kids battling cancer" External link

abcactionnews Wednesday, April 27, 2022 5:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “With all that said, I consider myself very lucky,” External link

nydailynews Friday, April 15, 2022 8:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "It keeps me occupied, keeps me away from thinking about cancer," External link

usaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : “I miss being on air so badly,” “When that red light goes on and we’re live, I’m talking to my friends. America, baby” External link

usaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "Stick a fork in ‘em, they’re done," External link

usaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “We annually bring a number of youngsters battling cancer my All-Courageous Team,” “Andrew did a fantastic job inspiring them during the night. At my house the next night, we pay tribute to the youngsters, and Andrew could not have been nicer giving them words of encouragement. He was loved by all at the Gala” External link

statesman Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “When I came down with melanoma and then lymphoma,” External link

statesman Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Andrew Jones ) : “It is so encouraging when a young guy like Andrew, who is a survivor, his words are very powerful,” External link

statesman Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "I'd simply say, coach, you have been Awesome, baby, with a Capital A," External link

forbes Sunday, March 6, 2022 1:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale writes : "I'd simply say, coach, you have been Awesome, baby, with a Capital A," External link

usaToday Saturday, March 5, 2022 4:12:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I feel it is fair and glad he wasn’t fired,” “I hope he takes advantage of this and never ever allows himself to lose control of his emotions” External link

clickondetroit Tuesday, February 22, 2022 7:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat’s condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and Dr. Z is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

wcvb Wednesday, February 16, 2022 3:31:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat’s condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and Dr. Z. is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

wcvb Tuesday, February 15, 2022 3:22:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat’s condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and Dr. Z. is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

wcvb Tuesday, February 15, 2022 3:22:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Advisors Excel headed by Cody Foster and David Callanan, gave us at The V Foundation a golden opportunity to help youngsters in their battle vs. cancer,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, January 29, 2022 9:36:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Advisors Excel headed by Cody Foster and David Callanan, gave us at The V Foundation a golden opportunity to help youngsters in their battle vs. cancer,” External link

cjonline Saturday, January 29, 2022 9:05:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "So, while I’m heartbroken that I won’t appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I’m encouraged by the progress," "In fact, it appears that by resting my voice for the past three weeks, I’ve reduced the inflammation by 60%" External link

wkbw Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You know I am an eternal optimist who acts like he’s a teenager," "Yet there is no doubt these past five months have been emotionally and physically frustrating. I am so appreciative of the love and care demonstrated by the incredible members of the medical community. And I will be forever grateful for the calls, texts, and social media expressions of encouragement from friends, colleagues, fans, media, and members of my ESPN family. I love people, and I’m honored to receive such overwhelming support" External link

wkbw Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "So, while I’m heartbroken that I won’t appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I’m encouraged by the progress," "In fact, it appears that by resting my voice for the past three weeks, I’ve reduced the inflammation by 60%" External link

kxxv Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:06:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You know I am an eternal optimist who acts like he’s a teenager," "Yet there is no doubt these past five months have been emotionally and physically frustrating. I am so appreciative of the love and care demonstrated by the incredible members of the medical community. And I will be forever grateful for the calls, texts, and social media expressions of encouragement from friends, colleagues, fans, media, and members of my ESPN family. I love people, and I’m honored to receive such overwhelming support" External link

kxxv Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:06:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "So, while I’m heartbroken that I won’t appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I’m encouraged by the progress," "In fact, it appears that by resting my voice for the past three weeks, I’ve reduced the inflammation by 60%" External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You know I am an eternal optimist who acts like he’s a teenager," "Yet there is no doubt these past five months have been emotionally and physically frustrating. I am so appreciative of the love and care demonstrated by the incredible members of the medical community. And I will be forever grateful for the calls, texts, and social media expressions of encouragement from friends, colleagues, fans, media, and members of my ESPN family. I love people, and I’m honored to receive such overwhelming support" External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "While I'm heartbroken that I won't appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I'm encouraged by the progress," External link

upi Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:57:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat's condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and 'Dr. Z' is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

upi Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:57:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords," External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Bottom line is I need to rest them – my voice needs a T.O., BABY!" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote ( about Rick Brown ) : "Because I will be off the air for the time being, I didn’t want people to fear that I had a setback with my cancer treatments," "As I announced previously, Dr. Rick Brown had said I’m cured from melanoma, and they say we are making fantastic progress in my battle with lymphoma" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords," External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Bottom line is I need to rest them – my voice needs a T.O., BABY!" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote ( about Rick Brown ) : "Because I will be off the air for the time being, I didn’t want people to fear that I had a setback with my cancer treatments," "As I announced previously, Dr. Rick Brown had said I’m cured from melanoma, and they say we are making fantastic progress in my battle with lymphoma" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, December 30, 2021 3:10:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

news4jax Thursday, December 30, 2021 3:00:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

clickondetroit Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:53:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

click2houston Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:44:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

seattlepi Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You've got the body of a 45-year-old man," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You start thinking about your family," "You start thinking about your kids, your grandkids. And it was really a down time. I was very depressed, I was saddened" External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Mike Krzyzewski ) : "Mike Krzyzewski and I, to this day, we talk about it," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I still have so many goals," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "And those three things are going to carry on forever," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Doctors were mystified about what it could be before they finally told me it was lymphoma," External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I wouldn't want to be anywhere else, sitting by my second (college basketball) family," External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Just about every coach in the country has reached out to me," "That means the world to me. People will tell me what I mean to basketball. All that support and on social media, it helps give me the right mental attitude to fight this, to beat this" External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My wife told me now I have to take my own advice, to think positive and have faith," "And it's not just about cancer. Everybody has something they're going through, whether someone you love is sick or your marriage didn't turn out or people aren't supporting you with something difficult. It's about how you handle it, how you fight and how you have faith" External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I am so lucky and blessed to have a great team of medical experts along with wonderful family support," External link

upi Thursday, November 25, 2021 8:05:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told ( about Dave O Brien ) : "It's great being here, Dave. I didn't want to cry," External link

nbcnews Wednesday, November 24, 2021 9:31:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I wouldn't want to be anywhere else, sitting by my second family," External link

usaToday Wednesday, November 24, 2021 7:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

mlive Friday, November 19, 2021 7:44:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

kxxv Friday, November 19, 2021 4:57:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

wkbw Friday, November 19, 2021 4:54:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

abcactionnews Friday, November 19, 2021 4:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “What’s evident is that the treatment plan for this lymphoma is going to be a lot tougher, and in both cases, early detection played an important role in helping to manage the cancers,” External link

orlandosentinel Sunday, November 7, 2021 3:19:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “What’s evident is that the treatment plan for this lymphoma is going to be a lot tougher, and in both cases, early detection played an important role in helping to manage the cancers,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, October 19, 2021 4:35:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “What’s evident is that the treatment plan for this lymphoma is going to be a lot tougher, and in both cases, early detection played an important role in helping to manage the cancers,” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, October 19, 2021 4:06:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I am so lucky and blessed to have a great team of medical experts along with wonderful family support," External link

upi Tuesday, October 19, 2021 5:05:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "For the second time in just a few months, I’ve been diagnosed with a form of cancer," External link

kxxv Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "With all that said, I consider myself very lucky," External link

kxxv Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "For the second time in just a few months, I’ve been diagnosed with a form of cancer," External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "With all that said, I consider myself very lucky," External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "For the second time in just a few months, I’ve been diagnosed with a form of cancer," External link

wkbw Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "With all that said, I consider myself very lucky," External link

wkbw Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “If you see me, please just give me a fist bump and say a prayer that I can return from being 82 years old to acting like I’m 12,” External link

wkyt Monday, October 18, 2021 11:45:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Those guards, together, are some of the best we've seen on one team in quite some time," External link

usaToday Tuesday, April 6, 2021 7:52:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Why can’t we move this season to March 1 and play the tournament in May?” “I think they should sit back and reevaluate everything because, with the pandemic, it’s just going to get worse” External link

usaToday Thursday, December 10, 2020 12:36:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Terry had to be a special player at the University,” External link

mlive Sunday, November 15, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “This team had potential to make a lot of noise,” “They won a very difficult ACC regular season. It wasn’t a team that just got hot for two three games in the tournament. They had been tested all year long. Leonard had them performing all year long. Against really special, special teams” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, November 14, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “So sad to learn about the passing of Terry Duerod,” External link

clickondetroit Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “His range was the minute he came out of the locker room,” External link

clickondetroit Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “So sad to learn about the passing of Terry Duerod,” External link

usaToday Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “His range was the minute he came out of the locker room,” External link

usaToday Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "People associate me with basketball for obvious reasons, but as a kid I was such a baseball fanatic that one time I even was able to sneak into Yankee Stadium and run around the dugout," External link

usaToday Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "In reality, I'm trying to be a groupie as a fan," External link

usaToday Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “I’m so saddened to just receive a call from Darryl Gaines son of David Smokey Gaines that his Dad has just passed from cancer,” External link

tribtown Sunday, September 6, 2020 11:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “I’m so saddened to just receive a call from Darryl Gaines son of David Smokey Gaines that his Dad has just passed from cancer,” External link

therepublic Sunday, September 6, 2020 11:22:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “I’m so saddened to just receive a call from Darryl Gaines son of David Smokey Gaines that his Dad has just passed from cancer,” External link

usaToday Sunday, September 6, 2020 4:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Stephanie McMahon ) : “Words cannot describe the excitement and joy I am feeling learning that Stephanie McMahon and her WWE team have united with us in providing funding that will play a vital role in battling pediatric cancer,” “It is simply amazing what they are doing to attack the cancers that have caused nightmares for many youngsters and their families. These grants are made possible by the generosity of WWE and the kindness and generosity of those who have donated to our Gala. We feel confident that these research grants will make a difference in the outcome for children with cancer” External link

4-traders Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:43:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Thompson proved you could come from the scholastic ranks and win right away in college. He came out of St. Anthony and took Georgetown to greatness,” “He probably would have won two more national championships except for a buzzer shot by Michael Jordan and the Fred Brown pass in that game. And an unbelievable game against Villanova in ‘85. Villanova pitched a Don Larsen perfect game to beat them” External link

forbes Tuesday, September 1, 2020 5:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Muhammad Ali ) : “Thompson’s legacy, it was opening doors for other successful Black coaches,” “John didn’t just say what was popular with people. He said what he felt, what he believed in. I’ve often called him the Muhammad Ali of coaching. I called him a champ. I visualize him now, a big white towel around his neck. He was a heavyweight champ in basketball as a coach, and as a person” External link

forbes Tuesday, September 1, 2020 5:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Etienne Germain-Lavollée ) : “I was getting ready to go do the SEC tournament,” “I found out the day before I got on a plane to do the semifinals and finals. And then, I would have gone to the Final Four. CBS has the rights to the tournament, but I work for ESPN International to do the games for 150 countries and I was looking forward to it” External link

clickondetroit Monday, April 20, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I was telling Calipari and Bill Self and Tom Izzo, I love the game and I think it would be very detrimental for the game,” External link

clickondetroit Monday, April 20, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “There’s nothing more important to me,” “So far, we raised $29.5 million for kids battling cancer. This year, I want to raise $5 million. We moved our gala to September 4th and I pray we can still have it” External link

clickondetroit Monday, April 20, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I’m just staying home following the guidelines,” External link

tribtown Friday, April 10, 2020 10:32:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It helps to build up your immune system,” “You’ve got to do something to keep your mind sharp” External link

tribtown Friday, April 10, 2020 10:32:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Once again, we are so excited about the enthusiasm for the Gala to raise funds for pediatric cancer research,” “We had an outstanding cast of honorees this year, with Dabo Swinney, Avery Johnson and Chris Fowler and our John Saunders V Foundation Courage Award recipients Lee Corso and Holly Rowe. There were so many inspirational stories we heard at this event. It was a very special night to fundraise for kids battling cancer” External link

4-traders Saturday, May 11, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Tim Crowley ) : “Mickey Crowley was as good as it gets blowing that whistle,” External link

newsday-USA Friday, May 10, 2019 2:39:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It should be a great night,” “Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “We’ve got a who’s who coming … personalities galore,” “They all come free. They all pay their own expenses” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I’m obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. … They become part of me,” “What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power … if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time,” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : “The greatest feeling to me is the one I’ll get (Friday) when they say we’re getting close to that goal,” “It’s like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see the David’s and the Goliath’s,” External link

mycentraloregon Friday, March 22, 2019 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I love seeing the little guys," External link

upi Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Teams that lose 14 to 15 games, I know they are in power conferences and play power teams," External link

upi Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “Take a look at Zion. Why shouldn’t he play and get paid? It’s a cesspool — guys hustling kids, hustling dollars,” External link

denverpost Tuesday, March 19, 2019 12:13:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Big Ten Conference ) : “Michigan State won the Big Ten. What’s your reward? Duke,” “I think that was ridiculous and absurd. The committee has done a great job if you look toward the quad system and the net. … I thought Michigan State deserved a better, better situation” External link

denverpost Tuesday, March 19, 2019 12:13:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “Take a look at Zion. Why shouldn’t he play and get paid? It’s a cesspool — guys hustling kids, hustling dollars,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, March 18, 2019 10:32:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I’ve been a sportscaster for over 40 years, and Tourney Time never gets old,” External link

businesswire Monday, March 18, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It is going to be fun," "We'll get to share some stories. We both have different styles but we have an incredible passion for the game" External link

wsoctv Tuesday, February 5, 2019 2:00:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It is going to be fun,” “We’ll get to share some stories. We both have different styles but we have an incredible passion for the game” External link

seattletimes Tuesday, February 5, 2019 1:53:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “As an announcer you say things like, ‘The ball’s going inside here’ — and sometimes you get lucky and you’re right,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 30, 2019 10:41:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He’s never been nailed, never,” External link

usaToday Saturday, January 5, 2019 8:53:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “There are certain schools that require not only having a guy that knows basketball a lot of guys know basketball but you need leaders that captivate everybody in the area,” External link

usaToday Saturday, January 5, 2019 8:53:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : “He relates to people. People really enjoy his company,” “A loyal, dedicated guy. Just a good friend, a friend for life. Looks like a great recovery. I talked to him recently and it seems like he’s really doing well” External link

utsandiego Thursday, December 27, 2018 5:02:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “How many more Las Vegas attacks must take place b4 common sense is used that assault rifles with a bump SHOULD NOT BE SOLD,” External link

dailycaller Thursday, October 5, 2017 10:16:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “There’s a cesspool that’s existing in college basketball and on the scholastic level,” External link

dailycaller Wednesday, September 27, 2017 11:41:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was one of the most courageous young kids I've ever met in my life," "It just crushed me to see the pain he was going through. No child should suffer like that" External link

tampabay Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:56:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You're going through a tough battle," External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Only four cents out of every dollar that is raised for cancer research goes to kids," "Only four cents, that's a crime. These are beautiful young kids. With all the resources we have in our nation, the money that is out there, I think it is a crime that we don't raise more money" External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN,” External link

thegrio Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer,” External link

thegrio Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale added : “He was like family. I’m so shocked” External link

thegrio Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

messenger-inquirer Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

messenger-inquirer Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:52:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:52:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN,” External link

triblive Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

timesdaily Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:18:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

timesdaily Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:18:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wxow Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wxow Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale added : "He was like family. I'm so shocked" External link

wxow Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:03:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:03:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN,” External link

japantimes Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer,” External link

japantimes Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale added : “He was like family. I’m so shocked” External link

japantimes Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was all about family and helping people," "He was as good as it gets and he had deep loyalty and love for others. His work with The V Foundation was so special -- he loved Jimmy V and poured his heart and soul into the cause. He was always willing to share and give, and he played a vital role in the success of helping so many. I can't believe this stunning and horrible news. He will be forever in our thoughts" External link

ABCnews Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:01:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

chicagotribune Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

chicagotribune Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale added : "He was like family. I'm so shocked" External link

chicagotribune Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about John Saunders ) : "John Saunders represented everything that was good in a human being. He was all about family and helping people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, August 10, 2016 6:59:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about John Saunders ) : "John Saunders represented everything that was good in a human being. He was all about family and helping people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, August 10, 2016 6:45:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "my goal is to be the first announcer ever to call a game and say, 'You're awesome, baby!' at 100" External link

bostonherald Tuesday, July 5, 2016 1:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "my goal is to be the first announcer ever to call a game and say, 'You're awesome, baby!' at 100" External link

sltrib Friday, June 10, 2016 3:30:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale says : “my goal is to be the first announcer ever to call a game and say, ‘You’re awesome, baby!’ at 100” External link

denverpost Thursday, June 9, 2016 8:17:00 PM EAT



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Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "At 82, despite all of the treatments, traveling and medical challenges, Dick has done phenomenally well – he is in remission and we are excited to see him return to the life he loves," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, April 16, 2022 1:25:00 AM EAT

Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “At 82, despite all of the treatments, traveling and medical challenges, Dick has done phenomenally well – he is in remission and we are excited to see him return to the life he loves,” External link

abcactionnews Friday, April 15, 2022 10:19:00 PM EAT

Scott Drew said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “Yes, we are so excited to have Dick and his wife here in Waco,” “It’s a great honor to have him here. I know our fans will show him a lot of love and appreciation. At the same time, there are not many people out there that have done more for the fight to cure cancer” External link

wacotrib Sunday, December 12, 2021 1:05:00 AM EAT

Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "Dick's 82, but he has the heart of a 30-year-old," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "He's actually in very, very good shape," "And he's highly motivated, which always helps, and he wants to do everything he can to get well. So those are all good ingredients. ... We still have a ways to go, but we're trying to figure out ways of getting treatments in and allowing Dick to be Dick in terms of the things he loves to do. And we want him to do" External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Jimmy Pitaro said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "Given all that he’s going through, this is especially meaningful for Dick to be back calling games," "He has our full support, and we can’t wait to hear his unmistakable combination of energy and insight" External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Bruce Pearl added ( about Dick Vitale ) : "I got a call from Dick Vitale," External link

abcactionnews Saturday, November 20, 2021 1:05:00 AM EAT

Stephanie McMahon said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “We are thrilled to team with Dick Vitale to help further critical research and studies that are necessary in the fight against pediatric cancer,” External link

4-traders Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:43:00 PM EAT

Jimmy Pitaro said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “This special evening, led by Dick and Lorraine Vitale, is a wonderful reflection of the spirit and culture of ESPN,” “The honorees and the stories of courage and hope are inspiring and memorable, and at the same time, millions of dollars were raised for critically important pediatric cancer research. As a proud V Foundation Board member, I’m fortunate to personally witness how incredibly impactful the collaborative, year-round efforts of ESPN and the Foundation truly can be” External link

4-traders Saturday, May 11, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Scott Drew said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “It’s a great opportunity with a lot of national attention, Dick Vitale on the game. A lot of people will be watching the Big 12, especially with the two teams playing well,” External link

kansascity Wednesday, February 1, 2017 8:05:00 PM EAT

Scott Drew said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “It’s a great opportunity with a lot of national attention, Dick Vitale on the game. A lot of people will be watching the Big 12, especially with the two teams playing well,” External link

kansascity Wednesday, February 1, 2017 9:45:00 AM EAT

Martin Weinberg said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “Dick Vitale is an extremely decent man, and I’m just very happy for him that he’s going to walk out of this building free of all of these allegations,” External link

bostonglobe Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:10:00 PM EAT

Buster Posey said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "People like Dick, you're not going to find somebody more passionate about this," External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:25:00 AM EAT

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Dick Vitale said : "I believed that we had $3 million for kids versus cancer," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 3, 2022 9:36:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I believed that we had $3 million for kids versus cancer," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 3, 2022 1:04:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Yesterday was a very emotional day, a life-changing moment,” External link

wsfa Friday, August 19, 2022 5:49:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “Dr. Rick Brown just notified me with my results of my major Pet Scan & told me news I wish EVERY cancer patient can hear,” External link

fox59 Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:45:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale recalled : "If only you had heard Jimmy V the night before, you would never believe or dreamt that he can stand here and give a speech," "He told Mike (Krzyzewski) and I, 'Just get me on that (expletive) stage' ... I was mesmerized and blown away as he electrified the nation. That speech created why we are here today" External link

usaToday Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It doesn’t discriminate. It comes after all. It doesn’t matter race, religion, (cancer) will bring you to your knees," "There is only one way to beat it my friends, we have to raise dollars and give oncologists a fighting chance" External link

usaToday Thursday, July 21, 2022 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

kiro7 Wednesday, July 20, 2022 7:24:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, July 20, 2022 7:03:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, July 20, 2022 6:56:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords,” External link

wftv Wednesday, July 20, 2022 6:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Tuesday, May 10, 2022 2:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Tuesday, May 10, 2022 6:31:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Monday, May 9, 2022 9:25:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see a love affair in a situation like that where there’s such love, respect, and admiration,” External link

clickondetroit Monday, May 9, 2022 7:54:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "I spoke to a coach who told me that CHEATING is widespread in what is going on with the Transfer Portal," External link

arkansasonline Sunday, May 8, 2022 1:17:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "No kid should suffer, no kid should be doing what I was doing, going for chemotherapy, going for scans," External link

abcactionnews Wednesday, April 27, 2022 5:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm in 14 Hall of Fames," "Obviously, the big ones, the Hall of Fame of basketball. I’m in a Hall of Fame of broadcasting, Hall of Fame where I coached in college, Hall of Fame of where I lived in New Jersey. The bottom line is those are all great achievements, but my biggest, biggest, I feel, accomplishment of my life has been giving back and trying to help kids battling cancer" External link

abcactionnews Wednesday, April 27, 2022 5:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “With all that said, I consider myself very lucky,” External link

nydailynews Friday, April 15, 2022 8:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "It keeps me occupied, keeps me away from thinking about cancer," External link

usaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : “I miss being on air so badly,” “When that red light goes on and we’re live, I’m talking to my friends. America, baby” External link

usaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "Stick a fork in ‘em, they’re done," External link

usaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “We annually bring a number of youngsters battling cancer my All-Courageous Team,” “Andrew did a fantastic job inspiring them during the night. At my house the next night, we pay tribute to the youngsters, and Andrew could not have been nicer giving them words of encouragement. He was loved by all at the Gala” External link

statesman Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “When I came down with melanoma and then lymphoma,” External link

statesman Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Andrew Jones ) : “It is so encouraging when a young guy like Andrew, who is a survivor, his words are very powerful,” External link

statesman Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "I'd simply say, coach, you have been Awesome, baby, with a Capital A," External link

forbes Sunday, March 6, 2022 1:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale writes : "I'd simply say, coach, you have been Awesome, baby, with a Capital A," External link

usaToday Saturday, March 5, 2022 4:12:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I feel it is fair and glad he wasn’t fired,” “I hope he takes advantage of this and never ever allows himself to lose control of his emotions” External link

clickondetroit Tuesday, February 22, 2022 7:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat’s condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and Dr. Z is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

wcvb Wednesday, February 16, 2022 3:31:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat’s condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and Dr. Z. is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

wcvb Tuesday, February 15, 2022 3:22:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat’s condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and Dr. Z. is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

wcvb Tuesday, February 15, 2022 3:22:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Advisors Excel headed by Cody Foster and David Callanan, gave us at The V Foundation a golden opportunity to help youngsters in their battle vs. cancer,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, January 29, 2022 9:36:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Advisors Excel headed by Cody Foster and David Callanan, gave us at The V Foundation a golden opportunity to help youngsters in their battle vs. cancer,” External link

cjonline Saturday, January 29, 2022 9:05:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "So, while I’m heartbroken that I won’t appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I’m encouraged by the progress," "In fact, it appears that by resting my voice for the past three weeks, I’ve reduced the inflammation by 60%" External link

wkbw Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You know I am an eternal optimist who acts like he’s a teenager," "Yet there is no doubt these past five months have been emotionally and physically frustrating. I am so appreciative of the love and care demonstrated by the incredible members of the medical community. And I will be forever grateful for the calls, texts, and social media expressions of encouragement from friends, colleagues, fans, media, and members of my ESPN family. I love people, and I’m honored to receive such overwhelming support" External link

wkbw Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "So, while I’m heartbroken that I won’t appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I’m encouraged by the progress," "In fact, it appears that by resting my voice for the past three weeks, I’ve reduced the inflammation by 60%" External link

kxxv Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:06:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You know I am an eternal optimist who acts like he’s a teenager," "Yet there is no doubt these past five months have been emotionally and physically frustrating. I am so appreciative of the love and care demonstrated by the incredible members of the medical community. And I will be forever grateful for the calls, texts, and social media expressions of encouragement from friends, colleagues, fans, media, and members of my ESPN family. I love people, and I’m honored to receive such overwhelming support" External link

kxxv Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8:06:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "So, while I’m heartbroken that I won’t appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I’m encouraged by the progress," "In fact, it appears that by resting my voice for the past three weeks, I’ve reduced the inflammation by 60%" External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You know I am an eternal optimist who acts like he’s a teenager," "Yet there is no doubt these past five months have been emotionally and physically frustrating. I am so appreciative of the love and care demonstrated by the incredible members of the medical community. And I will be forever grateful for the calls, texts, and social media expressions of encouragement from friends, colleagues, fans, media, and members of my ESPN family. I love people, and I’m honored to receive such overwhelming support" External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:50:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "While I'm heartbroken that I won't appear on ESPN for the rest of this season, I'm encouraged by the progress," External link

upi Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:57:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My throat's condition is clearly moving in the right direction, and 'Dr. Z' is very optimistic that this can be successfully treated to have me strong for the 2022-23 season on ESPN," External link

upi Tuesday, January 25, 2022 3:57:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords," External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Bottom line is I need to rest them – my voice needs a T.O., BABY!" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote ( about Rick Brown ) : "Because I will be off the air for the time being, I didn’t want people to fear that I had a setback with my cancer treatments," "As I announced previously, Dr. Rick Brown had said I’m cured from melanoma, and they say we are making fantastic progress in my battle with lymphoma" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : "The good news is that he doesn’t believe anything is life-threatening; however, Dr. Zeitels says I have pre-cancerous Dysplasia on the vocal cords," External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Bottom line is I need to rest them – my voice needs a T.O., BABY!" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote ( about Rick Brown ) : "Because I will be off the air for the time being, I didn’t want people to fear that I had a setback with my cancer treatments," "As I announced previously, Dr. Rick Brown had said I’m cured from melanoma, and they say we are making fantastic progress in my battle with lymphoma" External link

wcvb Friday, December 31, 2021 3:29:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, December 30, 2021 3:10:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

news4jax Thursday, December 30, 2021 3:00:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

clickondetroit Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:53:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

click2houston Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:44:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Of course, I am heartbroken that I won’t be immediately sitting courtside doing what I love, yet I’m in this for the long run,” External link

seattlepi Thursday, December 30, 2021 2:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You've got the body of a 45-year-old man," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You start thinking about your family," "You start thinking about your kids, your grandkids. And it was really a down time. I was very depressed, I was saddened" External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Mike Krzyzewski ) : "Mike Krzyzewski and I, to this day, we talk about it," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I still have so many goals," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "And those three things are going to carry on forever," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Doctors were mystified about what it could be before they finally told me it was lymphoma," External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I wouldn't want to be anywhere else, sitting by my second (college basketball) family," External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Just about every coach in the country has reached out to me," "That means the world to me. People will tell me what I mean to basketball. All that support and on social media, it helps give me the right mental attitude to fight this, to beat this" External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "My wife told me now I have to take my own advice, to think positive and have faith," "And it's not just about cancer. Everybody has something they're going through, whether someone you love is sick or your marriage didn't turn out or people aren't supporting you with something difficult. It's about how you handle it, how you fight and how you have faith" External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I am so lucky and blessed to have a great team of medical experts along with wonderful family support," External link

upi Thursday, November 25, 2021 8:05:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told ( about Dave O Brien ) : "It's great being here, Dave. I didn't want to cry," External link

nbcnews Wednesday, November 24, 2021 9:31:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I wouldn't want to be anywhere else, sitting by my second family," External link

usaToday Wednesday, November 24, 2021 7:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

mlive Friday, November 19, 2021 7:44:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

kxxv Friday, November 19, 2021 4:57:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

wkbw Friday, November 19, 2021 4:54:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “My family and I are absolutely jumping with joy,” External link

abcactionnews Friday, November 19, 2021 4:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “What’s evident is that the treatment plan for this lymphoma is going to be a lot tougher, and in both cases, early detection played an important role in helping to manage the cancers,” External link

orlandosentinel Sunday, November 7, 2021 3:19:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “What’s evident is that the treatment plan for this lymphoma is going to be a lot tougher, and in both cases, early detection played an important role in helping to manage the cancers,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, October 19, 2021 4:35:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “What’s evident is that the treatment plan for this lymphoma is going to be a lot tougher, and in both cases, early detection played an important role in helping to manage the cancers,” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, October 19, 2021 4:06:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I am so lucky and blessed to have a great team of medical experts along with wonderful family support," External link

upi Tuesday, October 19, 2021 5:05:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "For the second time in just a few months, I’ve been diagnosed with a form of cancer," External link

kxxv Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "With all that said, I consider myself very lucky," External link

kxxv Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "For the second time in just a few months, I’ve been diagnosed with a form of cancer," External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "With all that said, I consider myself very lucky," External link

abcactionnews Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "For the second time in just a few months, I’ve been diagnosed with a form of cancer," External link

wkbw Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "With all that said, I consider myself very lucky," External link

wkbw Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:45:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “If you see me, please just give me a fist bump and say a prayer that I can return from being 82 years old to acting like I’m 12,” External link

wkyt Monday, October 18, 2021 11:45:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Those guards, together, are some of the best we've seen on one team in quite some time," External link

usaToday Tuesday, April 6, 2021 7:52:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Why can’t we move this season to March 1 and play the tournament in May?” “I think they should sit back and reevaluate everything because, with the pandemic, it’s just going to get worse” External link

usaToday Thursday, December 10, 2020 12:36:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Terry had to be a special player at the University,” External link

mlive Sunday, November 15, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “This team had potential to make a lot of noise,” “They won a very difficult ACC regular season. It wasn’t a team that just got hot for two three games in the tournament. They had been tested all year long. Leonard had them performing all year long. Against really special, special teams” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, November 14, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “So sad to learn about the passing of Terry Duerod,” External link

clickondetroit Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “His range was the minute he came out of the locker room,” External link

clickondetroit Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “So sad to learn about the passing of Terry Duerod,” External link

usaToday Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “His range was the minute he came out of the locker room,” External link

usaToday Saturday, November 14, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "People associate me with basketball for obvious reasons, but as a kid I was such a baseball fanatic that one time I even was able to sneak into Yankee Stadium and run around the dugout," External link

usaToday Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "In reality, I'm trying to be a groupie as a fan," External link

usaToday Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “I’m so saddened to just receive a call from Darryl Gaines son of David Smokey Gaines that his Dad has just passed from cancer,” External link

tribtown Sunday, September 6, 2020 11:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “I’m so saddened to just receive a call from Darryl Gaines son of David Smokey Gaines that his Dad has just passed from cancer,” External link

therepublic Sunday, September 6, 2020 11:22:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale wrote : “I’m so saddened to just receive a call from Darryl Gaines son of David Smokey Gaines that his Dad has just passed from cancer,” External link

usaToday Sunday, September 6, 2020 4:37:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Stephanie McMahon ) : “Words cannot describe the excitement and joy I am feeling learning that Stephanie McMahon and her WWE team have united with us in providing funding that will play a vital role in battling pediatric cancer,” “It is simply amazing what they are doing to attack the cancers that have caused nightmares for many youngsters and their families. These grants are made possible by the generosity of WWE and the kindness and generosity of those who have donated to our Gala. We feel confident that these research grants will make a difference in the outcome for children with cancer” External link

4-traders Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:43:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Thompson proved you could come from the scholastic ranks and win right away in college. He came out of St. Anthony and took Georgetown to greatness,” “He probably would have won two more national championships except for a buzzer shot by Michael Jordan and the Fred Brown pass in that game. And an unbelievable game against Villanova in ‘85. Villanova pitched a Don Larsen perfect game to beat them” External link

forbes Tuesday, September 1, 2020 5:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Muhammad Ali ) : “Thompson’s legacy, it was opening doors for other successful Black coaches,” “John didn’t just say what was popular with people. He said what he felt, what he believed in. I’ve often called him the Muhammad Ali of coaching. I called him a champ. I visualize him now, a big white towel around his neck. He was a heavyweight champ in basketball as a coach, and as a person” External link

forbes Tuesday, September 1, 2020 5:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Etienne Germain-Lavollée ) : “I was getting ready to go do the SEC tournament,” “I found out the day before I got on a plane to do the semifinals and finals. And then, I would have gone to the Final Four. CBS has the rights to the tournament, but I work for ESPN International to do the games for 150 countries and I was looking forward to it” External link

clickondetroit Monday, April 20, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I was telling Calipari and Bill Self and Tom Izzo, I love the game and I think it would be very detrimental for the game,” External link

clickondetroit Monday, April 20, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “There’s nothing more important to me,” “So far, we raised $29.5 million for kids battling cancer. This year, I want to raise $5 million. We moved our gala to September 4th and I pray we can still have it” External link

clickondetroit Monday, April 20, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I’m just staying home following the guidelines,” External link

tribtown Friday, April 10, 2020 10:32:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It helps to build up your immune system,” “You’ve got to do something to keep your mind sharp” External link

tribtown Friday, April 10, 2020 10:32:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “Once again, we are so excited about the enthusiasm for the Gala to raise funds for pediatric cancer research,” “We had an outstanding cast of honorees this year, with Dabo Swinney, Avery Johnson and Chris Fowler and our John Saunders V Foundation Courage Award recipients Lee Corso and Holly Rowe. There were so many inspirational stories we heard at this event. It was a very special night to fundraise for kids battling cancer” External link

4-traders Saturday, May 11, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Tim Crowley ) : “Mickey Crowley was as good as it gets blowing that whistle,” External link

newsday-USA Friday, May 10, 2019 2:39:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

good4utah Monday, May 6, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

kiro7 Monday, May 6, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

actionnewsjax Monday, May 6, 2019 1:43:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

wftv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

seattlepi Monday, May 6, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It should be a great night,” “Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “We’ve got a who’s who coming … personalities galore,” “They all come free. They all pay their own expenses” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I’m obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. … They become part of me,” “What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power … if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time,” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : “The greatest feeling to me is the one I’ll get (Friday) when they say we’re getting close to that goal,” “It’s like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number” External link

seattletimes Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

wsoctv Monday, May 6, 2019 1:24:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

fox13memphis Monday, May 6, 2019 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It should be a great night," "Most of all, a night really dedicated to young people battling a disease that is so vicious" External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "We've got a who's who coming ... personalities galore," "They all come free. They all pay their own expenses" External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I'm obsessed with this. I get to know these kids. These are not just people I meet at my gala. ... They become part of me," "What frustrates me, to be honest with you, is if you went to the campuses of any elite football power ... if they wanted to raise 60, 70, 80 million for football facilities, they could do it in no time," External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale concluded : "The greatest feeling to me is the one I'll get (Friday) when they say we're getting close to that goal," "It's like winning the national championship game when they give me that final number" External link

miamiherald Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It’s great to see the David’s and the Goliath’s,” External link

mycentraloregon Friday, March 22, 2019 10:01:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "I love seeing the little guys," External link

upi Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Teams that lose 14 to 15 games, I know they are in power conferences and play power teams," External link

upi Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “Take a look at Zion. Why shouldn’t he play and get paid? It’s a cesspool — guys hustling kids, hustling dollars,” External link

denverpost Tuesday, March 19, 2019 12:13:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about Big Ten Conference ) : “Michigan State won the Big Ten. What’s your reward? Duke,” “I think that was ridiculous and absurd. The committee has done a great job if you look toward the quad system and the net. … I thought Michigan State deserved a better, better situation” External link

denverpost Tuesday, March 19, 2019 12:13:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “Take a look at Zion. Why shouldn’t he play and get paid? It’s a cesspool — guys hustling kids, hustling dollars,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, March 18, 2019 10:32:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “I’ve been a sportscaster for over 40 years, and Tourney Time never gets old,” External link

businesswire Monday, March 18, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "It is going to be fun," "We'll get to share some stories. We both have different styles but we have an incredible passion for the game" External link

wsoctv Tuesday, February 5, 2019 2:00:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “It is going to be fun,” “We’ll get to share some stories. We both have different styles but we have an incredible passion for the game” External link

seattletimes Tuesday, February 5, 2019 1:53:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “As an announcer you say things like, ‘The ball’s going inside here’ — and sometimes you get lucky and you’re right,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 30, 2019 10:41:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He’s never been nailed, never,” External link

usaToday Saturday, January 5, 2019 8:53:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “There are certain schools that require not only having a guy that knows basketball a lot of guys know basketball but you need leaders that captivate everybody in the area,” External link

usaToday Saturday, January 5, 2019 8:53:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : “He relates to people. People really enjoy his company,” “A loyal, dedicated guy. Just a good friend, a friend for life. Looks like a great recovery. I talked to him recently and it seems like he’s really doing well” External link

utsandiego Thursday, December 27, 2018 5:02:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “How many more Las Vegas attacks must take place b4 common sense is used that assault rifles with a bump SHOULD NOT BE SOLD,” External link

dailycaller Thursday, October 5, 2017 10:16:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “There’s a cesspool that’s existing in college basketball and on the scholastic level,” External link

dailycaller Wednesday, September 27, 2017 11:41:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was one of the most courageous young kids I've ever met in my life," "It just crushed me to see the pain he was going through. No child should suffer like that" External link

tampabay Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:56:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "You're going through a tough battle," External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "Only four cents out of every dollar that is raised for cancer research goes to kids," "Only four cents, that's a crime. These are beautiful young kids. With all the resources we have in our nation, the money that is out there, I think it is a crime that we don't raise more money" External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:25:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN,” External link

thegrio Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer,” External link

thegrio Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale added : “He was like family. I’m so shocked” External link

thegrio Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

messenger-inquirer Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

messenger-inquirer Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:56:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:52:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:52:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN,” External link

triblive Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:41:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

timesdaily Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:18:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

timesdaily Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:18:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wxow Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wxow Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale added : "He was like family. I'm so shocked" External link

wxow Thursday, August 11, 2016 8:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:03:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

wcfcourier Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:03:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : “He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN,” External link

japantimes Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : “The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer,” External link

japantimes Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale added : “He was like family. I’m so shocked” External link

japantimes Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:02:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was all about family and helping people," "He was as good as it gets and he had deep loyalty and love for others. His work with The V Foundation was so special -- he loved Jimmy V and poured his heart and soul into the cause. He was always willing to share and give, and he played a vital role in the success of helping so many. I can't believe this stunning and horrible news. He will be forever in our thoughts" External link

ABCnews Thursday, August 11, 2016 5:01:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said : "He was as close to Jimmy V as anybody at ESPN," External link

chicagotribune Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale told : "The doctor told me that there was a good chance it was going to be cancer," External link

chicagotribune Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale added : "He was like family. I'm so shocked" External link

chicagotribune Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:07:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about John Saunders ) : "John Saunders represented everything that was good in a human being. He was all about family and helping people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, August 10, 2016 6:59:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale said ( about John Saunders ) : "John Saunders represented everything that was good in a human being. He was all about family and helping people," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, August 10, 2016 6:45:00 PM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "my goal is to be the first announcer ever to call a game and say, 'You're awesome, baby!' at 100" External link

bostonherald Tuesday, July 5, 2016 1:55:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale says : "my goal is to be the first announcer ever to call a game and say, 'You're awesome, baby!' at 100" External link

sltrib Friday, June 10, 2016 3:30:00 AM EAT

Dick Vitale says : “my goal is to be the first announcer ever to call a game and say, ‘You’re awesome, baby!’ at 100” External link

denverpost Thursday, June 9, 2016 8:17:00 PM EAT



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analyst42.86%EN10/05/201705/10/2017
colleague21.43%EN08/11/201611/08/2016
commentator7.14%EN06/12/201612/06/2016
sports commentator28.57%EN06/09/201609/06/2016
Names Lang Count
Dick VitaleEN100.00%


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Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "At 82, despite all of the treatments, traveling and medical challenges, Dick has done phenomenally well – he is in remission and we are excited to see him return to the life he loves," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, April 16, 2022 1:25:00 AM EAT

Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “At 82, despite all of the treatments, traveling and medical challenges, Dick has done phenomenally well – he is in remission and we are excited to see him return to the life he loves,” External link

abcactionnews Friday, April 15, 2022 10:19:00 PM EAT

Scott Drew said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “Yes, we are so excited to have Dick and his wife here in Waco,” “It’s a great honor to have him here. I know our fans will show him a lot of love and appreciation. At the same time, there are not many people out there that have done more for the fight to cure cancer” External link

wacotrib Sunday, December 12, 2021 1:05:00 AM EAT

Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "Dick's 82, but he has the heart of a 30-year-old," External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Richard Brown said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "He's actually in very, very good shape," "And he's highly motivated, which always helps, and he wants to do everything he can to get well. So those are all good ingredients. ... We still have a ways to go, but we're trying to figure out ways of getting treatments in and allowing Dick to be Dick in terms of the things he loves to do. And we want him to do" External link

eagletribune Friday, December 3, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Jimmy Pitaro said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "Given all that he’s going through, this is especially meaningful for Dick to be back calling games," "He has our full support, and we can’t wait to hear his unmistakable combination of energy and insight" External link

usaToday Thursday, November 25, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Bruce Pearl added ( about Dick Vitale ) : "I got a call from Dick Vitale," External link

abcactionnews Saturday, November 20, 2021 1:05:00 AM EAT

Stephanie McMahon said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “We are thrilled to team with Dick Vitale to help further critical research and studies that are necessary in the fight against pediatric cancer,” External link

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Jimmy Pitaro said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “This special evening, led by Dick and Lorraine Vitale, is a wonderful reflection of the spirit and culture of ESPN,” “The honorees and the stories of courage and hope are inspiring and memorable, and at the same time, millions of dollars were raised for critically important pediatric cancer research. As a proud V Foundation Board member, I’m fortunate to personally witness how incredibly impactful the collaborative, year-round efforts of ESPN and the Foundation truly can be” External link

4-traders Saturday, May 11, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Scott Drew said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “It’s a great opportunity with a lot of national attention, Dick Vitale on the game. A lot of people will be watching the Big 12, especially with the two teams playing well,” External link

kansascity Wednesday, February 1, 2017 8:05:00 PM EAT

Scott Drew said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “It’s a great opportunity with a lot of national attention, Dick Vitale on the game. A lot of people will be watching the Big 12, especially with the two teams playing well,” External link

kansascity Wednesday, February 1, 2017 9:45:00 AM EAT

Martin Weinberg said ( about Dick Vitale ) : “Dick Vitale is an extremely decent man, and I’m just very happy for him that he’s going to walk out of this building free of all of these allegations,” External link

bostonglobe Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:10:00 PM EAT

Buster Posey said ( about Dick Vitale ) : "People like Dick, you're not going to find somebody more passionate about this," External link

irishsun Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:25:00 AM EAT