Kenny Albert, 49, is an American sports broadcasters. He is calling the NFL games for FOX sports since its establishment in 1994. He currently covers all four major sports and gives a play by play analysis of the game, which makes him the only sportscaster to do so.
Early Life and Education
Kenny Albert was born on February 2, 1986, in New York City, United States of America. He is one of the children born to Marv Albert and his beautiful wife, Benita Oberlander. His father is also an American sportscaster and covered numerous Super Bowls, Stanley Cup Finals matches, and NBA Finals.
Albert spent his childhood in his birth place with his two sisters, Jackie, Denise, and brother, Brian. His parents are the main source of inspiration for his current achievements. He received a tape recorder from his parents on the occasion of his fifth birthday to practice his broadcasting.
Kenny became the official statistician for the Rangers on the radio at the age of 14. He also wrote for the Rangers program when he was 16 years old. After completing his high school, he moved to New York University and received a degree in broadcasting and journalism in the year 1990.
Following his graduation, Kenny made a number of appearance on the popular New York sports internet radio show Sports Heaven with Mark and Evan. He also covered the college basketball for ESPN Plus.
Moreover, Albert also covered college basketball for ESPN Plus. He worked for Fox NHL Saturday when Fox had the network deal for the National Hockey League in the 1990s.
Furthermore, he did play-by-play announcer for NBC’s Olympic coverage for men’s and women’s ice hockey at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, and the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi as well.
During the Taxes Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays game of the 2015 American League Division Series, Albert was the lead play-by-play announcer. Additionally, he got nominated for the Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality. He currently covers all four major sports (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL). and gives a play by play analysis of the game, which makes him the only sportscaster to do so.
TV personality Kenny Albert and his wife Barbara Renee Wold are since 1996. The couple tied the knot on August 10, 1996. Kenny and Renne are celebrating two decades of married life and they together have two daughters, Amanda Albert and Sydney Albert.
Kenny Albert first met and was introduced to his wife by his close friend Jerry Coleman who is a famous sports reporter. Currently, he resides in New Jersey with his wife and their two children.
Net Worth and Salary
Kenny Albert is a TV personality. He is the only person in the history to cover all major sports and has been active on journalism since 1990. After getting a number of Awards and huge success in his field, his financial status is good. He probably has a net worth not less than seven figures.