Brooklyn-born sportscaster, Marv Albert, who accompanied notorious fame from his sportscasting career, fell in the sexual assault case. Luckily, the millionaire had his loving wife by his side.
Marv is popularly recognized as a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame and referred to "the voice of basketball." He is also working for the NBA games on TNT.
How Much Is Marv Albert’s Salary?
Marv Albert has the net worth of $25 Million, which he accumulates from his Sportscasting career. He musters the joint salary of $2 Million per annum from his job. Marv has been earning the revenue from Turner Sports, working as the lead announcer for NBA games on TNT since December 2008. He garnished the payroll working for the NBA games on NBC for 12 years until 2011.
During his early age, Marv started working as a ball boy for the New York Knicks. He then was offered a job from a famous sportscaster Marty Glickman. In 2014, the 77-years-old New York University graduate kept his Manhattan apartment for sale on $16.5 million.
In 90’s sexual assault case, Marv was from a period of 12 months but never served a jail term. After his suspension, he received his job back at TNT. He never accepted the charges and denied the accusations, but DNA reports suggested otherwise.
Married Twice; Second Wife Stood By Him In Sexual Assault Case!
NBA lead announcer, Marv Albert has been married for twice. He was married to a woman named Benita Oberlander in 1965. The pair was also blessed with four children, which includes two sons, Kenny Albert, and Brian Albert, and two daughters, Denise Albert, and Brian Albert.
Unfortunately, he and his wife, Benita divorced from each other after 28 years of intimacy in 1992. The couple made sure not to unveil the reason behind their separation.
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After his split from the first wife, Marv was single until the lady named Heather Faulkiner entered his life. Heather once again fill the gap of Marv’s fingers and shared the wedding vows on 9 September 1998. However, the love relationship between two was not that easy during past days.
Marv poses with his wife Heather Albert at New York Premiere Of "Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks" in 2010. (Photo: zimbio.com)
Marv was involved in a sex scandal and was accused of forcibly sodomizing woman, whose identity is unknown. The incident occurred in 90’s, and he was already engaged to get married to Heather.
The unnamed lady accused that Marv bit her and had a forceful physical relationship. During his trial at court, his fiancée-turned-wife stood with him. The NFL broadcaster denied the accusation multiple times. But, unfortunately, DNA result confirmed his involvement, and he admitted that he had a relationship with the woman, but it was consensual. Even after his public admission about his unlawful relationship, he is still married to his wife, Heather.
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Born on 12 June 1941, Marv Albert was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, USA. His real name is Marvin Philip Aufrichtig. He holds American nationality belongs to Jewish ethnicity as he was grown up by a Jewish family. His family member was the owner of a grocery store on Brighton Beach Avenue.
Standing at the height of 5' 6½" (1.69 meters), Marv completed his high schooling from to Abraham Lincoln High School. Later, he went to Syracuse University's Newhouse School of Public Communications in 1960, where he completed his study in 1963. Also, American sportscaster completed his education from New York University in 1965.