Rachel Nichols Wiki – Biography
Rachel Nichols (born Rachel Michele Alexander) is an American sports journalist, a sports reporter, and an anchor. She is currently the host of The Jump on ESPN. The program includes regular appearances by current and former NBA players, as well as ESPN analysts, reporters and insiders. She also occasionally hosts Outside the Lines, and contributes to ESPN’s prime time newsmagazine E:60.
She had previously worked for ESPN from 2004-2013. Her role included major event coverage, breaking news and high-profile interviews. She was most often seen on SportsCenter, NFL Countdown and Outside the Lines, and was also a recurring sideline reporter on Monday Night Football. In 2007, she became one of the original correspondents to launch E:60.
Nichols returned to ESPN in 2016. Prior to her return to ESPN, was an anchor/reporter at CNN and Turner Sports, working sidelines on the networks’ NBA and NCAA Tournament broadcasts, as a CNN studio analyst and as the host of Unguarded with Rachel Nichols. She has also been a reporter for the Washington Post (1996-2004) and the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel (1995-96).
Rachel Nichols Age
She was born on October 18, 1973, in Potomac, Maryland, United States as Rachel Michele Alexander.
Rachel Nichols Phone Call – Rachel Nichols Recording
Rachel Nichols was secretly recorded in her hotel room in Orlando, Florida while on a private phone call. Four videos that appeared to be a cell phone recording of a video feed were sent a Deadspin reporter. Nichols and the other party to the call – an unidentified man – discuss Nichols’ career, ESPN staff, and the World Wide Leader’s decision about who will host the network’s coverage of the NBA Finals, according to Deadspin.
ESPN said in a statement: “We are extremely disappointed about the leak of a private conversation. It’s indefensible and an intrusion on Rachel’s privacy. As for the substance of the conversation, it is not reflective of our decision-making on staffing assignments for the NBA, which has largely been driven by the circumstances of the pandemic.”
Rachel Nichols has been married to her husband Max Nichols since 2001. They married in a Jewish ceremony in Venice. Max is a film and music video director, and the son of film and stage director Mike Nichols.
Nichols and her husband Max Nichols, have two children, twin daughters.
She has an older brother and a younger brother.
She earns an estimated annual salary of $1.5 million.
Rachel Nichols’ net worth is estimated to be $10 million.