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Craig Sager :: Biography

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Craig Sager's facts

Date of Birth 1949
Nationality American
Profession Sideline Reporter
Working for TNT and TBS
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Stacy
Children from Stacy (Riley and Ryan) and previous wife (Craig and two more)
Education Bachelor in Speech
Education at Northwestern University
Net Worth(s) $9.5 million
Name on Birth Craig Sager
Height 1.88 m
Place of Birth Batavia, Illinois

Craig Sager is a sideline reporter for TNT and TBS. Detailed biography of the famous journalist has been summarized to certain extent in wiki and other biographic sites. He is a man with medium height, simple steep hairstyle and healthy personality. He has already spent remarkable years of life in his work with worthy salary till the date and also accumulated enough wealth from the network to which he has been connected. In a summarized form he is married for multiple times and recently he is spending his life with his wife, Stacy. Beyond his happy married life, anything about his any girlfriend is just a hoax made to spoil his image as a journalist.

Craig Sager was born on 1949 Batavia, Illinois at present he is 65 years old. For his educational background he has completed his graduation from Northwestern University in 1973 with bachelor in speech. His education in Speech is the main reason of him being fluent in reporting anything on TV screen. His fluency has indeed no measure with other. Apart from his education he is also a member of the Delta tau Delta fraternity. During his school life he has also served as Willie the Wildcat, the school’s mascot. He also had both the football and basket ball teams as a walk on. Anything further about his childhood has not yet mentioned in any site, which makes distinct difficulty in making any contradictory statement about his early life as per requirement of reader’s curiosity.

His first towards his destiny was made in 1972 as a reporter for WXLT which is now known as WWSB Channel 40 in Sarasota. Recently he works as a sideline reporter for The NBA on TNT. Before he got connected to NBA, he was working at CNN and TBS for the Goodwill Games, Pan American Games and 1990 FIFA World Cup. His contribution on Nordic Skiing and Curling for TNT’s Coverage of the 1992 Winter Olympics cannot be forgotten so easily.

He is in his 17th season as a sideline reporter for TNT’s exclusive Thursday night NBA and beside that he is also responsible for making several appearances on NBA during the 2008-09 NBA season. At present he also works for TBS as a field reporter. There are many more ups and downs in his life which has been summarized in wiki with updated form. It will be quite easy for the reader to scan the information given on wiki in order to know about his career life in detail.

Talking about his personal appearance, which he makes on TV screen frequently, he is well known for his clothing style. His distinctive clothing style is always remarkable to the viewers who look at him for great sense of uniqueness as being a reporter. He is commonly seen in velvet suits, colorful ties, nehru jackets also the other bizarre articles of clothing on the sidelines or on the field. One event interesting event in his life includes his entire outfit getting burnt as ordered by Kevin Garnett because of it being revolting more than excess. This event had covered huge space in news of that time.

Now maintaining about his personal life apart from his professional life, recently he is living with his second wife, Stacy who is former NBA Chicago Bulls dancer and his two children Riley and Ryan. Addition to his family volume he has three children from his previous wife. His current life is quite happy and peaceful with his family and well paying job which has been paying his with worthy value of money. Due to his worthy salary from his network he has been counted as one of the richest journalist of America.