Marv Albert, Returning to Brooklyn Tonight

His Brooklyn debut was postponed due to the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, but no more: the Brooklyn-born Marv Albert will make his debut tonight as a play-by-play announcer in Brooklyn at Barclays Center, as the Brooklyn Nets take on the Boston Celtics at 8:00 on TNT. Albert was originally supposed to call the opening night […]

Marv Albert on November 1st: “I Can’t Wait”

Legendary broadcaster and native Brooklynite Marv Albert guest-wrote for the New York Times, talking the Brooklyn Nets, announcing for the first-ever professional game in Brooklyn, his hoop game, his relationship with Walter O’Malley and the Brooklyn Dodgers, being a Knicks ballboy (THE PICTURE!) and more. A snippet: Around the city, people keep asking me about […]