Kenny Albert Biography
Kenny Gary Albert a New York native is an American sportscaster currently the play-by-play announcer of all four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada (MLB, NHL, NFL, NBA, ). He is also known as the son of NBA sportscaster Marv Albert.
Kenny Albert Age
Kenneth was born on February 2, 1968, in New York City, New York, United States. He is 53 years old as of 2021.
Kenny Albert Height
The sportscaster stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.76 meters). His weight is currently unavailable. His hair is black in color so are his eyes. Further details about his body measurements will be updated as soon as they are available.
Kenny Albert Family
Kenny was born and raised in New York City, New York. His father is the legendary NBA sportscaster Marv Albert and his mother is Benita Oberlander. Albert has three siblings Brian Albert, Denise Albert, and Jackie Albert. In 1974, Albert was diagnosed with a debilitating facial disfigurement (DFD). The condition is rare but treatable. He, however, got better through facial massaging done at a rehab. Albert is the nephew of sportscasters Al Bert and Steve Albert.
Kenny Albert Wife
Kenny has been married to his wife Barbara Renee Wolf for about 25 years now since 1996. Kenny has two daughters named Amanda and Sydney Albert with his wife. Albert met his wife Barbara through a close friend Jerry Coleman a Baltimore sports reporter.
Kenny Albert Career | NFL
Albert got his first tape recorder at age five. He went to see a New York Randers game with his father in 1974. Kenny became the official radio statistician for the Rangers when he was 14. He began writing content for the Rangers program at 16. While at Paul D. Schreiber High School, he covered sports for the Port Washington News.
After graduating from New York University, he joined WNYU radio in the sports department. Kenny serves as the radio voice of the New York Rangers and the play-by-play announcer and field-level reporter for Fox. He was previously the TV play-by-play for the Washington Capitals and Washington Bullets. In addition, Kenny is the Tv play-by-play for the Washington Football Team.
He has also previously worked on Fox NHL Saturday telecasts, NBC’s Olympics coverage, and currently is the play-by-play for the NHL on NBC. Kenny announced College basketball for ESPN Plus. He is also a play-by-play announcer for New York Knicks games on MSG Network. In 2015, Kenny was the play-by-play announcer for American League Division Series that year.
In 2016, Kenny got the Sports Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Sports Personality, Play-by-Play. Albert became NBC’s lead NHL play-by-play announcer in the 2020–21 season. Kenny frequently appears on WNYU-FM’s program The Cheap Seats as a guest.
Kenny Albert Salary
Kenny’s annual salary is estimated to be $500, 000. He has been one of the top-rated sportscasters working for FOX Sports, NBC, and ESPN. He currently announces all four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL).
Kenny Albert Net Worth
As of 2021, Kenny has an estimated net worth of $5 million. The 53-year-old has been able to make his wealth through his successful career as a sportscaster.