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|COLOR MAN FOR THE LOWELL SPINNERS
|From 2009-11, Howie served as color analyst on selected radio
broadcasts of the Lowell Spinners, a Single-A team in the New
The broadcasts were heard on WCAP (980 AM) or via a live
stream at www.980wcap.com.
Howie usually worked with veteran play-by-play broadcaster
Ken Cail, who also hosts the New Hampshire Wake-Up Show
on WTPL-FM in Bow, N.H.
A full-time sportswriter from 1980-1997, Howie covered two World Series, five NBA Finals and
four Stanley Cup finals while writing for the Boston Globe, Patriot Ledger, Associated Press,
Lowell Sun and Lynn Item.
While with the Sun, he covered the Spinners' inaugural season in Lowell.