Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 5/2/12

A Kristine Leahy post is long overdue; she is a local product after all. From her bio page:

Kristine is currently the Sports Anchor and Reporter for Fox25 in Boston. Prior to joining fox, she served as the in-arena and CelticsTV host/reporter for the Boston Celtics. She previously hosted WEEI.com’s daily sports show, The Five, and worked as the site’s reporter for fans all over New England.

Sports were always a big part of Kristine’s life as a kid growing up in Chicago.

When she wasn’t repeatedly asking her father to test her Bulls knowledge by quizzing her on the players, colleges, positions, and plays… “BJ Armstrong, guard, Iowa, Bill Cartwright, ‘man in the middle,’ San Francisco…” she was watching one brother play AAU basketball or traveling with the other to hockey tournaments.

 

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She also covers the New England Patriots

Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports Bank.net, an official Google News site generating millions of unique visitors. He’s also a regular contributor to Chicago Now, Walter Football.com, Yardbarker, MSN and Fox Sports

A Fulbright scholar and MBA, Banks has appeared on live radio all over the world; and he’s a member of the Football Writers Association of America, U.S. Basketball Writers Association, and Society of Professional Journalists. The President of the United States follows him on Twitter (@Paul_M_BanksTSB) You should too.

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