Marv Albert

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

(1941-06-12) June 12, 1941 (age 81)
OccupationSports Commentator (mostly NBA games)
Spouse(s)Heather Faulkiner
ChildrenKenny, Brian, Denise and Jackie

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[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Vanderberg, Marcus. "Marv Albert Joins The NFL on CBS". Archived from the original on 10 June 2011. Retrieved 6 June 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Nets Broadcasters
  3. "Curt Gowdy Media Awards". Archived from the original on 2008-07-05. Retrieved 2012-09-16.
  4. [1] American Sportscasters Association
  5. "NASSAU COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME". Archived from the original on 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2012-09-16.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Jewish Sports Hall of Fame – Marv Albert