John Feinstein

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Birthday
28, 1956
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
28, 1956 (age 62)
Birthplace
New York

About

New York-born sports writer and broadcaster known for being the author of best-selling books like "A Good Walk Spoiled" and "A Season On the Brink." On television, he has appeared as a commentator on shows like "The Tony Kornheiser Show."

Before Fame

He graduated with a Bachelor's degree from Duke University in 1977.

Trivia

He received the Curt Gowdy Media Award from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame for excellence in basketball writing in 2013.

Family Life

His father was the general manager of the Washington National Opera.

Associated With

His acclaimed book "A Season On the Brink" details a year in the life of former Indiana University basketball coach Bobby Knight.