Longtime SportsCenter anchor Neil Everett is going to be a busy man this upcoming NBA season.
Everett, 59, has landed a new job in the NBA world. He’s been hired by the Portland Trail Blazers to provide pre-, half- and post-game coverage for “most” road games this upcoming season.
“The Portland Trail Blazers announced today the addition of Neil Everett to the broadcast team starting in the 2021-22 season,” the team announced via NBA.com. “Everett will be Television Studio Host for pre, half and post-game coverage for most Trail Blazers road games.”
Everett has strong ties to the Pacific Northwest. He’s a University of Oregon alum and grew up in Spokane, Wash.
He’s clearly excited about his new opportunity.
“It’s a delight to be able to join the great broadcast crew of my hometown team,” Everett said. “I look forward