What I do for 610: Morning Drive Host. I host “In the Loop with Nick and Lopez” along with John Lopez, Brien Straw and Chris Jones.
Birthday: October 3
Hometown: Kansas City
College: Syracuse University
How long at SportsRadio 610: Since June 2012
How long in radio business: Since 2007
Coolest person at SR610: Barry Warner
What you love about Houston: The diversity, the passion for football, the fact that there’s an NBA team here, and that I’m within an hour of great deep sea fishing.
Favorite four-letter word: F–k
Favorite people/players/etc to interview: Kim English, former University of Missouri basketball player. Frank Martin, head coach of South Carolina’s basketball team. Brandon Carr, cornerback Dallas Cowboys. Todd Haley, offensive coordinator Pittsburgh Steelers. Eric Winston, right tackle, formerly with the Texans, now with the Chiefs.
Experience: I’ll get back to you.
Teams followed: I follow all the teams, but my favorites (which is what I think this question really is looking for) are the Kansas City Chiefs, Syracuse University basketball, New York Knicks, Syracuse University football and Kansas City Royals.
Signature line: Be Safe, Be Easy.
Favorite sports experiences: Live in person at Knicks-Bulls final regular season game at MSG the year the Bulls won their 3rd championship. Sitting courtside for the Seattle SuperSonics final game in Seattle. Being at Arrowhead for Monday Night Football in 2010 when the Chiefs beat the Chargers in week 1. Watching Syracuse (not in person) win the National Championship in 2003. Carmelo Anthony being traded to the Knicks.
Sports played: Basketball and track in high school. Rivals Top 150 ranked flag football receiver/safety.
Family: Wife Danielle, son Damonza and Daughers Diorra and Deanna.
Nick Wright takes a look at the NBA and answers the most important questions after a dozen or so games.
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