Report: Sportscaster Jim Karvellas Dead At 71
January 2, 2007 at 11:49 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime sportscaster JIM KARVELLAS, who died today (1/2) at 71, according to a report by JOHN MINKO on CBS Sports WFAN-A/NEW YORK's "20/20 SPORTS."
KARVELLAS, over the course of an over-40-year career, served as the voice of the NBA's CHICAGO ZEPHYRS-BALTIMORE BULLETS-CAPITAL BULLETS-WASHINGTON BULLETS and NEW YORK KNICKS; the NFL's BALTIMORE COLTS; baseball's BALTIMORE ORIOLES; pro soccer's NEW YORK COSMOS; and network NBA, tennis, and PGA and LPGA golf coverage. He also hosted radio shows, most recently a weekend show at CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WDAE-A (THE SPORTS ANIMAL)/TAMPA, and started the CELEBRITY GOLF ASSOCIATION tour.