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Married Life of Brian Windhorst; What is His Age and Net Worth in 2023? TV Shows & Podcast

Married Life of Brian Windhorst; What is His Age and Net Worth in 2023? TV Shows & Podcast

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American sportswriter Brian Windhorst came into the spotlight after he started working for and covered the National Basketball Association (NBA). From the 2003 to summer of 2008, Brian world as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat writer for the Akron Beacon Journal. He also worked for the Cleveland newspaper The Plain Dealer in October 2008. 

Early Life of Brian Windhorst

Brian Windhorst was born on January 29, 1978, in Akron, Ohio in the United States of America. This makes Brian 45 years old now and her horoscope is Aquarius. Brian loves to celebrate his birthday every January 29 with his friends and family. Brian was born to Todd E. Windhorst (father) and Merrylou Windhorst (mother).

Windhorst holds American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnic background. He has faith and belief in the Christian religion. Brian went to St. Vincent–St. Mary High School for his higher-level study. After that, he enrolled himself at Kent State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism in the year 2000.

Married Life of Brian Windhorst; Their Son

Brian is happily married to his wife Maureen Ellen Fulton. Maureen is a lawyer. The pair tied their marriage knot on 19th August 2012 at Omaha’s Lauritzen Gardens. They share one adorable son, Dane Windhorst.

Brian Windhorst with his wife
Caption: Brian Windhorst with his wife (Photo: The New York Times)

Net Worth of Brian Windhorst

As of 2022, Brian has an estimated net worth of $35 million which he earned from his career as a sports reporter. Windhorst gets his salary in the range of $51K – $88K yearly.

Brian Windhorst reporting about the sports from the ground
Caption: Brian Windhorst reporting about the sports from the ground (Photo: The New York Times)

Brian has worked as the cover in the National Basketball Association (NBA). In 2021, Brian had a contract worth $18.9 million for the upcoming season which was going to be a downside to the worth of $4 million.

Professional Career of Brian Windhorst

  • Brian started his professional career in sports by working as a sports reporter for the Akron Beacon Journal.
  • At his first job, his job was to cover his high school friend LeBron James.
  • After that, he started to cover the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Beacon Journal.
  • On February 10 of 2022, Brian got powerful acclaim for besting one of the premier NBA reporters.
Brian Windhorst
Caption: Brian Windhorst, American sportswriter (Photo: HuffPost)
  • He has also written a book related to the NBA and LeBron James.
  • On October 10, 2014, Windhorst enter ESPN Cleveland on WKNR AM 850 in Cleveland.
  • Brian even worked for the Cleveland newspaper The Plain Dealer in October of the year 2008.
  • Brian went to join ESPN in 2010.

TV Shows

Being a reporter, he has appeared in several tv shows like The Crossover: The Story of Laurence Moses Bryant (2018), NBA Today (2021), and SportsCenter (1979).


Brian has also written various books that are related to the NBA and LeBron James. Some of the books that he has authored are The Franchise: LeBron James and the Remaking of the Cleveland Cavaliers and so on. Brian’s Return of the King: LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Greatest Comeback in NBA History is counted as one of the New York Times bestsellers.

FAQs of Brian Windhorst

Does Brian Windgorst have a podcast?

Brian and the insider team of ESPN run the sports podcast the Hoop Collective where the news inside and outside of the NBA world. He has talked about the Zach Lowe and Brian Windhorst recap which was the deciding Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Brian even discussed the Nuggets’ journey to the NBA Finals and the tight games.

Is Brian Windhorst still with ESPN?

Brian has done the job of hosting the popular Hoop Collective podcast. He has received substantial credit for besting one of the premier NBA reporters as well.

How tall is Brian Windhorst?

Brian stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches with a body weight of 65kg. He has dark brown colored hair while his eyes are hazel.

Why is Brian Windhorst famous?

Brian is well known for working as the covering of the NBA from the year 2003 to 2010. He did his cover for the Akron Beacon Journal and Cleveland Plain Dealer. Windhorst is famous for being the author of three NBA-related books as well.

Are LeBron and Brian Windhorst friends?

Brian and LeBron are not personally related to each other as friends. Brian said that he had a message for LeBron in his past days but as of now both of them have moved on. He said:

“In years past, I had messaged with him, but we both kind of moved on,”

Did Brian Windhorst go to school with LeBron James?

Brian and LeBron James did not go to school together. However, they attended the same high school in Akron, Ohio at St. Vincent–St. Mary High School. This was the same high school, James also attended.