Jim Lampley

Jim Lampley

Jim Lampley has spent twenty-five years as a network television sportscaster and built a vast array of credits in television, radio, movies and the Internet.He first appeared on national television in 1974 as the "college age reporter" for ABC's college football coverage. Over the years, he has worked for most major networks, including ABC, NBC, CBS, HBO, Turner Sports and reported on every major sport from football and baseball to boxing and tennis. Recently, Jim has been best known for his work on HBO and TVKO Boxing telecasts for Time Warner. In twelve-plus years, he has called more than three hundred championship fights. In addition to his two Emmy awards for Best Sports Journalism on "Realsports," Lampley also won a third Emmy for his writing. Source: autographedtoyou.com 
The most exciting fight I have called on HBO was the first meeting between Arturo Gatti and Micky Ward. When I stood up to do the post-fight on camera, my stomach muscles were tight and sore from the tension of watching them take their lives into their hands and trade shots.More Jim Lampley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We're way too much the same person, Larry. I mean, you know, way too much the same person. We have basically the same attitudes, desires, drives. And we see ourselves the same way.More Jim Lampley quotes [07/29/2011 05:07:37]
I'm actually the daytime host of the Olympics on NBC.More Jim Lampley quotes [07/29/2011 05:07:48]
I met Roy's father once... And I think that Roy's relationship with his father is still at the heart of what Roy does. But at the end of the day, he's trying to prove himself to a father he'll never really please.More Jim Lampley quotes [07/29/2011 05:07:21]
I wear my wedding ring. We talk about when we're going to get married again, which we hope is going to take place some time in this incredibly hectic calendar year.More Jim Lampley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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