John Chandler Bio | Wiki
John Chandler is an American journalist currently working for NBC 4 New York as a weekend sports anchor. In addition, he also serves as the weekday sports and general assignment reporter. You can catch John on Fridays and Saturdays at 6 Pm and 11 Pm.
Before joining NBC 4 in January 2014, he worked at NBC Connecticut serving as a sports anchor for three years. Besides that, John also worked as Clear Channel Radio’s lead weekday anchor at WEEI-FM in Boston and obtained the Marconi Award for National Sports Station of the year in 2012.
John Chandler Nbc Age
According to our research, John was born in Cleveland, Ohio, in the United States. However, information concerning John’s date and year of birth have not been revealed. We will update this as soon as we have all the details regarding his age.
John Chandler Height
He is a man of above-average stature. John stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in (Approx 1.75 m).
John Chandler Family
He followed the sportscasting footsteps of his late uncle called Nev Chandler. However, John has not disclosed any information regarding his parents and siblings. We will update this as soon as we have clear facts concerning his family.
John Chandler Wife
He is happily married to his beloved wife whose identity has not been revealed. John and his wife share two sons. The family currently resides in Brooklyn. However, there is no much available information concerning his wife and two sons.
John Chandler Education
He received his bachelor’s degree from Boston University. However, there is no much available information concerning John’s education. Therefore we do not know what degree he obtained or what other schools he attended.
John Chandler NBC
He joined NBC 4 New York news in January 2014 and has been working as a weekend sports anchor. John has been seen frequently on Fridays and Saturdays at 6 P.M and 11 P.m. Besides that, he also serves as the weekday sports anchor as well as the general assignment reporter. While at NBC 4, he has covered various sports coverage including the 2014 Stanley Cup Final, Super Bowl XLVIII, and also the 2015 World Series. In addition, John has traveled with the New York Giants and also provided live updates from the road.
He covered Elizabeth, New Jersey’s Elmora “Troopers” in 2019 on their memorable journey into the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Additionally, John was also awarded a 2020 New York Emmy for his sports reporting. He also covers breaking news as well as general assignment stories for NBC 4 New York. John who is a storyteller at heart was acknowledged with a 2018 New York Emmy for news writing. After one year, he received a second New York Emmy for team coverage of the January 2018 snowstorm.
Previously, he worked at NBC Connecticut for three years serving as a sports anchor. While there, he hosted the NBV Olympic Zone and also Sunday Sports Replay. In addition, John also reported from the Boston Marathon, where he witnessed the bombing in 2013. Besides that, he also worked at WEEI-FM in Boston as Clear Channel Radio’s lead weekday sports anchor. He is also the winner of the Marconi Award for National Sports Station of 2012. John also worked at New England Sports Network (NESN) for four years, where he was honored with a New England Emmy Award for Best Sports Reporting in the year 2010.
He has worn various hats at NESN from the Celtics and Patriots beats to the studio. In addition, he also wore skates as the reporter for live broadcasts of the AHL All-Star Games. John reported from the NBA Finals and also worked as the studio host for the NESN’s live Super Bowl XLII coverage. In addition, he has also worked at Sirius/XM radio where he served as a sideline reporter for Notre Dame Football. Besides that, John served as the play-by-play voice of the Brooklyn Nets NBA D-Leagues affiliate on the ESPN AM1450, NBA TV, as well as NBA.com.
His career journey began at Cleveland’s WEWS News Channel 5, where he served as a sports anchor and reporter covering rising high school stars called LeBron James. While there, he obtained two Emmy nominations for his extensive reporting. In addition, John was also on the field when Ohio State received the BCS National Championship in the year 2003. Besides that, he also reported from the NBA Playoffs, the NCAA Final Four, and many more.
Some of John’s colleagues at NBC 4 include:
Checkey Beckford – Reporter
Matt Brickman – Meteorologist
Bruce Beck – Lead Sports Anchor
John Chandler Salary
He makes quite an impressive amount from working at NBC 4 New York. John’s salary is $75,895 annually.
John Chandler Net Worth
Having worked in the media industry for quite some time now, John has managed to garner a decent fortune. His net worth is $875,650.