Rochester Sports Anchor Fired After 20 Years

By Andrew Gauthier 

Democrat and Chronicle

For 20 years, Bill Pucko closed his daily sportscast on Time Warner Cable’s 24-hour news channel with his signature phrase: “That’s YNN sports– for now.”

To fans of the Rochester sporting scene, his signoff was probably as well known as Walter Cronkite’s legendary “And that’s the way it is …”


But you won’t hear Pucko’s words any more on YNN. Time Warner terminated his employment on Thursday. The company didn’t disclose the reason More…