Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/1/12
MINNEAPOLIS Dave Benz has seen his fair share of sports. FOX Sports North's new Minnesota Timberwolves play-by-play announcer has already worked in eight different markets, covering sports at all levels and doing everything from in-studio shows to talk radio to reporting to, of course, play-by-play. Benz is wrapping up his job with Comcast Sportsnet Bay AreaCalifornia, where he has covered the 49ers, Giants and A's, primarily. He'll be bouncing back and forth between San Francisco and Minneapolis in the coming weeks, working on MLB playoff coverage in California and easing his way into the Timberwolves job. He'll be present in the Twin Cities for the first week of Timberwolves training camp and their home preseason games, and he and his family plan to be full-time residents of Minnesota by the end of October. A short conversation with Benz allows us and you to get to know the man who will be the new voice of the Timberwolves: FSN: How did you end up in this field? BENZ: I've a...
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