John Andariese: A New York Icon
"Johnny Hoops" Broadcasting Courtside. (Photo Courtesy: New York Post)
John Andariese, longtime radio and television broadcaster for the New York Knicks, was posthumously honored with the Johnny Bach award at the Fordham Basketball tip-off dinner on October 30.
John was a man of integrity and was famous for his love of basketball, his attention to detail, and his sartorial nature.
To listen to "John Andariese: A New York Icon," a piece looking back at the life and career of "Johnny Hoops" with audio from the following, click below:
-John's Widow, Maureen
-NBA Commissioner Adam Silver
-Longtime Knicks Broadcaster Marv Albert
-Lifelong Friend Dennis McDermott
-Fordham Athletic Director Emeritus Frank McLaughlin
-WFUV Sports Alum (currently of CBS Sports) Andrew Bogusch