Marv Albert

Marv Albert
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Albert (right) calls a game for TNT in December 2008 with Reggie Miller (middle) and Mike Fratello (left)
Born
Marvin Philip Aufrichtig

(1941-06-12) June 12, 1941 (age 78)
OccupationSports Commentator (mostly NBA games)
Spouse(s)Heather Faulkiner
ChildrenKenny, Brian, Denise and Jackie
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Marv Albert (born Marvin Philip Aufrichtig; June 12, 1941) is an American sportscaster. He is a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. He is commonly called "the voice of basketball." From 19672004, he was also known as "the voice of the New York Knicks."

Albert has called the play-by-play of six Super Bowls, NBA Finals and seven Stanley Cup Finals.

On June 6, 2011, it was said that Albert was joining CBS Sports to call play-by-play for The NFL on CBS.[1]

Honors and awards

References

  1. Vanderberg, Marcus. "Marv Albert Joins The [[NFL on CBS]]". Retrieved 6 June 2011. URL–wikilink conflict (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Nets Broadcasters
  3. Curt Gowdy Media Awards
  4. [1] American Sportscasters Association
  5. NASSAU COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME
  6. 6.0 6.1 Jewish Sports Hall of Fame – Marv Albert