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Brian Windhorst Net Worth, Career, Wife, Full Bio

Who is Brian Windhorst?

Brian Windhorst (born on January 29, 1978) is an American sportswriter for ESPN.com. He is also spearheading a media person which also covers the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Brian even worked for Cleveland Cavaliers as a writer for the Akron Beacon Journal from 2003 through the summer of 2008.

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He also started working for a Cleveland newspaper titled “The Plain Dealer” in October 2008.

He also moved to ESPN in 2010 after LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat. Brian is also one of the most followed social media people with over 1 million social media followers.

Brian Windhorst Facts


Quick Bio

Real Name Brian Windhorst
Nick Name Brian
Gender Male
Date of Birth January 29, 1978
Birth Place Omaha, Nebraska
Age 42 years old
Birth Sign Aquarius
Nationality American
Profession Sport Presenter
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Net Worth $ 1 million

Brian Windhorst

Early Life

Where was Brian Windhorst born?

Brian lives in Omaha, Nebraska. Brian went to Akron, Ohio at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School.

It was the same school that James would attend later, and from Kent State University with a degree in Journalism in 2000.

He also started covering James during his high school playing career and started covering Cavaliers in 2003, which was a year James was drafted.

As James was the youngest player in the NBA, Windhorst was the youngest traveling NBA beat, writer.


Why was Brian Windhorst famous?

Brian Windhorst co-wrote the Franchise: LeBron James and the Remaking of the Cleveland Cavaliers with sports columnist Terry Pluto in 2007.

He was honored by the United States Basketball Writers Association for Best game Story in 2009, and by the Associated Press because of his writing at The Plain Dealer.

Brian left the Plain Dealer for ESPN to cover James’ new team “Miami Heat” in 2010. After leaving the Plain Dealer, he contributed columns to ESPN.com.

He also made an appearance on ESPN First Take. In an interview, Brian said that “obviously LeBron’s a huge factor” in his decision to join ESPN, but that the Cavaliers “need to move on” without James.

There was an announcement that Brian would join ESPN Cleveland on WKNR AM 850 to be their Cavaliers beat reporter and analyst, as well as host his own weekly program which is on “WWGK AM 1540” sister station on October 10, 2014.

The move also followed James’ re-signing with the Cavaliers in 2014. Brian host the popular Hoop Collective podcast, instead of writing for ESPN.

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What are the popular books of Brian Windhorst?

Brian Windhorst is also one of the most popular authors who has written a book to represent and highlight the aura and greatness of NBA superstar Lebron James.

Some of his most popular books are.

  • Return of the King: LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Greatest Comeback in NBA History

  • LeBron, Inc: The Making of a Billion-Dollar Athlete.

  • The Franchise: Lebron James and the Remaking of the Cleveland Cavaliers

  • LeBron, Inc: The Making of a Billion-Dollar Athlete

  • LeBron James: The Making of an MVP

Some of his books have become New York bestseller books and Brian is regarded as one of the genius and creative minds of the NBA. Brian has also declared himself as one of the biggest fans of Lebron James.


Brian Windhorst is also popular for his Podcast which is titled “Brian Windhorst and The Hoop Collective Podcast”. The podcast is hosted by Brian Windhorst and the group of ESPN veterans and insiders who are experts in the NBA and their stars.

His podcast is over 200 episodes and is currently rated 4 out of 5 on the apple podcast review network. The podcast revolves around basketball, players, staff. They cover breaking news, the latest news, and much more.

Some of the podcast also covers exclusive and never known news and information from the most veteran ESPN insiders who are experts of Basketball and most importantly NBA.

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Personal Information

What is the height of Brian Windhorst?

Brian Windhorst stands at the height of 5ft. 2 inches tall and weighs around 140lbs. He is 42 years old and his zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Brian Windhorst has black color hair and similarly has black color eyes. His nationality is American and belongs to white ethnicity. He has not revealed his religion as of yet.

Talking about his hobbies, Brian Windhorst was extremely passionate about basketball ever since he was a child and when he became a fan of Lebron James he decided to cover the life of one of the greatest basketball superstars.

Brian Windhorst is really a family person and likes to hang out with his family. He also loves traveling, reading books, and photography. Despite being overweight he has not controlled his eating habit.

He loves food and always likes to taste different food.


Who is Brian Windhorst married to?

Brian Windhorst has a wife named Maureen Ellen Fulton. The couple got married in an outdoor ceremony at Lauritzen Gardens in Omaha in 2012.

Apart from Maureen, Brain has not revealed if he was involved or was in dating any other women. Regarding children, the couple has a son named Dane.

Brian Windhorst and his Wife


Brian Windhorst has not revealed any identity about his parents. He may have kept the identity of his parents private.

Regarding siblings, he has kept the name of his sibling private as well. He may be the only child of his parents or maybe kept the identity and career of his sibling private.

We don’t have any information about his parents but he is married to Maureen Ellen Fulton and the couple shares a son, Dane.

Net Worth

What is the net worth of Brian Windhorst?

Brian Windhorst is a Sportswriter by profession. He currently works for ESPN. Brian is one of the most popular sports presenters, media person, and author who has pioneered his career covering basketball and especially NBA superstar Lebron James.

Brian Windhorst has earned a significant amount of money and reputation from his career as a media person and book author. He also earns quite an income from his reputed Podcast called “Brian Windhorst and the hoop collective podcast”.

Currently, He has a net worth of approximately $1 Million as of 2021.


  • He has over 18.2K Instagram followers.
  • Brian is 43 years old as of 2021.
  • He has covered James Lebron since high school.
  • He has a son named Dane.
  • Brian is the author of three of the greatest book regarding Lebron James.
  • Currently, Brian Windhorst has a net worth of approximately $1 million as of  2021.



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