LOS ANGELES — Adrian Wojnarowski, the sports industry’s preeminent NBA insider, has joined the FOX Sports 1 on-air talent roster, FOX Sports announced Thursday.
Wojnarowski will contribute immediately on FOX Sports Live — FOX Sports 1’s flagship nightly highlight, news and opinion program — and will also make regular appearances on America’s Pregame.
Wojnarowski is slated to make his debut appearance on FOX Sports Live on Thursday. The show airs at 11 p.m. ET.
"We think it is awesome that Adrian is joining FOX Sports 1," said Michael Hughes, executive producer of FOX Sports Live. "He is one of the most credible and well-respected reporters covering the NBA, and we feel like adding someone with his contacts, experience and insight will be a definite plus for the audiences of our signature news shows."
As the NBA columnist for Yahoo! Sports since 2007, Wojnarowski has established himself as the landscape’s No. 1 NBA insider. His news breaks, insider information and award-winning columns will continue to appear on the Yahoo! web platform.
Prior to his current tenure at Yahoo!, Wojnarowski spent 1997-2007 as a newspaper columnist for The Record in northern New Jersey. In 2006, his book, The Miracle of St. Anthony: A Season with Coach Bob Hurley and Basketball’s Most Improbable Dynasty, earned critical acclaim and landed on the New YorkTimes’ best-seller list.
Wojnarowski is a 1991 graduate of St. Bonaventure University with a B.A. in mass communication, and a native of Bristol, Conn.