Who is Leila Rahimi?

Leila Rahimi debuted at NBC 5 Chicago on Nov. 7, co-hosting “Sports Sunday” with Jeff Blanzy. NBC 5 announced Tuesday it promoted Leila Rahimi to the full-time position of lead sports anchor, making her the first woman with that title at the station.

What nationality is Leila Rahimi?


Leila Rahimi
Born Leila Rahimi June 22, 1983
Nationality American
Education B.A. University of North Texas
Occupation Journalist Newscaster

Who is this Layla on 670 The Score?

Leila Rahimi
Leila Rahimi is about to make history again. Last year the Chicago sportscaster broke a 29-year gender barrier when she became the first woman to host a Monday-through-Friday daytime shift on WSCR 670-AM, the Audacy sports/talk station.

Who is Siafa Lewis?

Siafa Lewis joined the NBC 5 sports team in May 2014 as Weekend Anchor and Reporter. He has since been named Lead Sports Anchor. In August 2020 he began co-anchoring the Sunday morning newscasts. Prior to his move to NBC 5, Lewis worked for the NBC affiliate in New York.

What is Dan Bernstein’s salary?

Daniel Bernstein made $654,796 in total compensation as Director, President and Chief Executive Officer at Bel Fuse Inc in 2020.

Where is Peggy Kusinski?

Peggy is a 12-time, Emmy Award-winning Chicago sportscaster who worked in sports television for more than 25 years. Now at ESPN 1000 Radio after 20 years at NBC5 Chicago.

Did Connor McKnight get fired?

For the last three years the White Sox aired on Nexstar Media Group news/talk WGN 720-AM. McKnight was cut as Dan Bernstein’s midday co-host on The Score in April as part of mass layoffs at Entercom Chicago stations, prompted by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on advertising revenues.

Where did Ciafa Lewis go?

NBC 5 Chicago lead sports anchor Siafa Lewis is leaving the station for a news anchor job at the CBS affiliate in Philadelphia, NBC 5 announced Tuesday. Lewis’ last day is Nov.

Where did Alex Maragos go?

Maragos moved to evenings in August 2020, after spending four years as Anchor of NBC 5 News Today and the NBC 5 News at 11am. In 2016, NBC 5 News Today won the Emmy award for Best Morning Newscast. Alex started at NBC 5 in August 2015 as a general assignment reporter.

Where does Dan Bernstein live?

He lives on the northwest side of Chicago with his wife and two children, and is actively involved in fundraising for such charities as Childrens Oncology Services, The Michael Rolfe Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research, Blind Services Association and many others.

Who were the original Comcast SportsNet anchors in 1997?

The original eight Comcast SportsNet anchors in 1997 including longtime staffers Dei Lynam and Ron Burke (upper left) and in the front row the four who would become the faces of the franchise in its glory years (from left): Derrick Gunn, Neil Hartman, Leslie Gudel and Michael Barkann.

What happened to SportsNet-Philadelphia?

SportsNet-Philadelphia’s rocketlike ascent into the regional sports consciousness in the late ’90s helped its anchors secure side gigs. Leslie Gudel worked the sideline for ABC college football in 1999, here interviewing Penn State coach Joe Paterno just before halftime.

What happened to the Philadelphia Phillies’ TV network?

As will longtime Phillies sideline reporter Gregg Murphy. While some of the current cuts can certainly be connected to the economic collapse of the sports business amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the gutting of what once was the premier television sports entity in Philadelphia and really all of Pennsylvania has been ongoing for years.

What happened to NBC SportsNet?

The latest evidence of SportsNet’s demise, for the past three years renamed “NBC Sports Philadelphia,” was the announced dismissal last week of 17 employees from what already was a skeleton staff. Unthinkably among them was the cable channel’s Philadelphia Eagles expert and scoopster Derrick Gunn.