Michael Barr, Scott Soshnick and Eben Novy-Willams follow the money in the world of sports, taking listeners inside decisions that power the multi-billion dollar industry. From media and technology to finance and real estate, leagues and teams across the globe have matured into far more than just back-page entertainment. The show explains the money behind the final score.
Michael Barr is a news anchor for Bloomberg Radio and also co-hosts “Bloomberg Business of Sports” radio show and podcast. Barr joined Bloomberg as a news anchor in 2014.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, Barr was a news anchor for the ABC Radio Network from 2001 to 2014. He also anchored sportscasts for ABC. Before working at ABC, Barr was a news anchor for WJR Radio in Detroit from 1987 to 2001 and also has worked in television for WDIV in Detroit and WTVG in Toledo, Ohio.
Scott Soshnick joined Bloomberg News in 1993 as a reporter and columnist. Soshnick spearheads Bloomberg’s sports business coverage and co-hosts Bloomberg’s Business of Sports radio show and podcast, which he created.
Bloomberg launched a number of sports business-related initiatives during Soshnick’s tenure, including television, radio and magazine segments devoted to topics that affect leagues, franchises and fans. He is a frequent contributor to ESPN’s Outside the Lines and SportsCenter programs, as well as SportsNet New York’s Daily News Live.
Soshnick was Bloomberg’s national NBA correspondent from 1998-2005, covering breaking news and reporting on all facets of the league. Before joining Bloomberg, he served as an associate producer at WFAN radio in New York, conducting interviews for on-air play and securing guests at the nation’s leading all-sports station. Soshnick graduated from Syracuse University in 1992 with a B.A. in broadcast journalism.