Kenny Albert Biography
Kenny Albert (Kenneth Gary Albert) is an American sportscaster. He is the single sportscaster currently doing play-by-play for all four major professional leagues in the U.S and Canada (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL).
Kenny Albert Age
Albert was born on February 2, 1968, in New York, U.S. He is 53 years old as of 2021.
Kenny Albert Height
Albert stands at a height of 1.76m.
Kenny Albert Family
Albert was born to his parents, Marv Albert and Benita Oberlander. His father was also a sportscaster together with his uncle Al Albert and Steve Albert. On his fifth birthday, his parents gave him a tape recorder to practice his broadcasting.
Kenny Albert Wife
Albert has been married to his wife Barbara Wolf since 1996. The couple is blessed with two daughters Sydney Albert and Amanda Albert.
Kenny Albery Education
Albert attended New York University where he graduated with a degree in broadcasting and journalism in 1990.
Kenny Albert Career
Albert handled TV play-by-play for the Washington Capitals and Washington Bullets and was a part-time announcer on Washington Nationals telecasts in 2005. Afterward, he became the radio voice of the New York Rangers, as well as a play-by-play announcer and field-level reporter for Fox’s coverage of Major League Baseball, the NFL.
He does TV play-by-play for Washington Redskins preseason games along with Joe Theismann. In the 1990s, Albert worked on Fox NHL Saturday telecasts, when Fox had the network contract for the National Hockey League. He currently does play-by-play for the NHL on NBC and NBCSN.
Albert is a substitute play-by-play announcer for television New York Knicks games on MSG Network and has also covered college basketball for ESPN Plus. He also announced the play-by-play for the 2015 American League Division Series between Toronto Blue Jays and the Texas Rangers.
He was nominated for the Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality, play-by-play in 2016. Albert called the play-by-play of the Minnesota Vikings- Pittsburgh Stealers NFL Game for Fox on October 25, 2009. He later hosted the New York Yankees’ locker room celebration after clinching the American League Championship Series that night.
Kenny Albert Net Worth
Albert has a net worth of around $2 million.