Kate Scott is excited and grateful for the opportunity to sit in Tim Roye’s seat and handle play-by-play duties on March 29, thanks to the Warriors’ decision to celebrate Women’s Empowerment Month with an all-woman broadcast crew for that night’s game. But the way she learned she’d be getting the opportunity, with Roye breaking the news on 95.7 The Game’s “The Morning Roast” — which Scott hosts with Bonta Hill and Joe Shasky — put her on the spot.
“They pulled a fast one on me,” Scott said through laughter on a Monday phone call. “They surprised me on air last week, which I’m still actually pretty pissed at them for doing. But thankfully, I’m available on Monday, March 29.