2017 Ceremony Photos

  • Bob Ley and Chris Berman, two of the original

    Bob Ley and Chris Berman, two of the original "79ers" at ESPN, share an emotional moment on stage at the HOF ceremony.

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Chris Berman

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Chris Berman

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Lesley Visser

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Lesley Visser

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Raftery

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Raftery

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductee Allan

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductee Allan "Bud" Selig

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductee John A. Walsh

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductee John A. Walsh

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Michael Weisman

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Michael Weisman

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Stan Honey

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Stan Honey

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Jack Simmons

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Jack Simmons

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Linda Rheinstein

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Linda Rheinstein

  • ESPN commentator Bob Ley hosted the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction ceremony

    ESPN commentator Bob Ley hosted the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction ceremony

  • A quartet of Hall of Famers (from right): Howard Katz, Dick Ebersol, Barry Frank and his wife Elizabeth, and Geoff Mason

    A quartet of Hall of Famers (from right): Howard Katz, Dick Ebersol, Barry Frank and his wife Elizabeth, and Geoff Mason

  • From left: ESPN President John Skipper and Hall of Famers David Hill, Howard Katz, and Geoff Mason

    From left: ESPN President John Skipper and Hall of Famers David Hill, Howard Katz, and Geoff Mason

  • ESPN President John Skipper conversing with ESPN Pardon the Interruption star Tony Kornheiser

    ESPN President John Skipper conversing with ESPN Pardon the Interruption star Tony Kornheiser

  • NFL SVP of Broadcasting and HOFer Howard Katz (left) with Fox Sports President Eric Shanks

    NFL SVP of Broadcasting and HOFer Howard Katz (left) with Fox Sports President Eric Shanks

  • ESPN commentators Tony Kornheiser (left) and Jeremy Schaap

    ESPN commentators Tony Kornheiser (left) and Jeremy Schaap

  • Chris Berman closed out the evening with a moving acceptance speech.

    Chris Berman closed out the evening with a moving acceptance speech.

  • 2017 HOF Inductee Chris Berman conversing with Hall of Famer David Hill

    2017 HOF Inductee Chris Berman conversing with Hall of Famer David Hill

  • Hall of Fame Inductee Chris Berman with CBS Sports President David Berson (left) and CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus

    Hall of Fame Inductee Chris Berman with CBS Sports President David Berson (left) and CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus

  • Lesley Visser being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    Lesley Visser being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • From left: Hall of Famers Ken Aagaard, Lesley Visser, and Bill Raftery

    From left: Hall of Famers Ken Aagaard, Lesley Visser, and Bill Raftery

  • Bill Raftery was as endearing as ever during his induction speech.

    Bill Raftery was as endearing as ever during his induction speech.

  • 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Raftery with Hall of Famer Dick Ebersol

    2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Raftery with Hall of Famer Dick Ebersol

  • Jack Simmons being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    Jack Simmons being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • 2017 Inductee Jack Simmons with SNY/MLBN/TBS announcer Ron Darling

    2017 Inductee Jack Simmons with SNY/MLBN/TBS announcer Ron Darling

  • Michael Weisman being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    Michael Weisman being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • ESPN commentator Bob Ley, who hosted the evening's ceremony, with 2017 Inductee Michael Weisman

    ESPN commentator Bob Ley, who hosted the evening's ceremony, with 2017 Inductee Michael Weisman

  • 2017 Inductee Michael Weisman with Hall of Famer Dick Ebersol

    2017 Inductee Michael Weisman with Hall of Famer Dick Ebersol

  • Stan Honey being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    Stan Honey being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • 2017 Inductee Stan Honey with Fox Sports President Eric Shanks

    2017 Inductee Stan Honey with Fox Sports President Eric Shanks

  • The three founders of Sportvision (from left): Bill Squadron, Hall of Famer Stan Honey, and Jerry Gepner

    The three founders of Sportvision (from left): Bill Squadron, Hall of Famer Stan Honey, and Jerry Gepner

  • John A. Walsh being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

    John A. Walsh being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • 2017 Inductee John A. Walsh (right) with ESPN commentator Tony Kornheiser

    2017 Inductee John A. Walsh (right) with ESPN commentator Tony Kornheiser

  • Linda Rheinstein during her acceptance speech

    Linda Rheinstein during her acceptance speech

  • 2017 Inductee Linda Rheinstein with her beloved cat and former boss at Fox Sports - Hall of Famer David Hill

    2017 Inductee Linda Rheinstein with her beloved cat and former boss at Fox Sports - Hall of Famer David Hill

  • Allan

    Allan "Bud" Selig being honored at the 2017 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • A pair of Hall of Famers: CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus (left) and Dick Ebersol

    A pair of Hall of Famers: CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus (left) and Dick Ebersol

  • ESPN commentator Jeremy Schaap (left) and former ESPN SVP and Director of News Vince Doria

    ESPN commentator Jeremy Schaap (left) and former ESPN SVP and Director of News Vince Doria

  • Hall of Famers (from left) Ken Aagaard, Joe Cohen, and Jerry Steinberg

    Hall of Famers (from left) Ken Aagaard, Joe Cohen, and Jerry Steinberg

  • Hall of Famer Barry Frank (left) with ESPN President John Skipper

    Hall of Famer Barry Frank (left) with ESPN President John Skipper