REBECCA HAARLOW JOINS MSG NETWORK AS KNICKS REPORTER
New York, NY (September 25, 2015) – MSG Network announced today that Rebecca Haarlow has been hired as a reporter for Knicks telecasts.
Haarlow joins MSG Network’s Knicks telecasts as a reporter handling all in-game as well as pre- and post-game reporting. Her experience as a sideline reporter includes the NBA on TNT, as well as the Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, and Portland Trail Blazers. Haarlow was previously a host and reporter for FOX Sports Network, NFL Network, and Big Ten Network and has extensive experience covering college sports across major conferences, most notably the Pac-12 and Big Ten. She is a graduate of Princeton University where she won the Ivy League Heptathlon in Track & Field. Haarlow is represented by Playbook, Inc.
“It’s a dream come true to have the opportunity to work for MSG Networks and cover one of the most storied franchises in all of sports,” said Haarlow. “It is an honor to join a legacy and tradition of broadcast excellence and I’m humbled to have the chance to work with Walt ‘Clyde’ Frazier, Mike Breen and an incredible crew.”
“We would like to welcome Rebecca Haarlow to the MSG Network team,” said Daniel Ronayne, general manager and executive vice president, MSG Networks. “Rebecca brings a tremendous amount of experience and expertise to this role, as well as great knowledge of the NBA. We’re excited to add her to what we think is the top announce-team in the NBA.”
Haarlow joins Mike Breen, the league’s preeminent play-by-play announcer, Knicks legend and analyst Walt “Clyde” Frazier, Al Trautwig, Bill Pidto, Jill Martin, Alan Hahn, and Wally Szczerbiak for MSG Network’s Knicks coverage.
MSG Networks is an industry leader with two award-winning regional sports and entertainment networks, MSG Network (MSG) and MSG+. The networks are home to eight professional sports teams: the New York Knicks; New York Rangers; New York Liberty; New York Islanders; New Jersey Devils; Buffalo Sabres; Major League Soccer’s Red Bulls and the Westchester Knicks, as well as college football and college basketball from top conferences, and a full schedule of critically-acclaimed original programming. Each year, the networks collectively telecast approximately 700 live sporting events. The gold standard for regional broadcasting, MSG has won 112 New York Emmy Awards over the past eight years, more than any single network or station in the region.
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