- Steve Levy
Steve Levy (born
March 12, 1965) is currently a journalistfor ESPN. Before working for ESPN, he worked in New Yorkfor WFAN. At ESPN, he usually works on " SportsCenter", and he covered NHL regular season and playoff games before the network lost the rights to televise the league's games. He also previously covered the network's college football coverage for four seasons.
NHLbroadcasting career is very significant. His nickname is "Mr. Overtime", as he has called the three longest televised games in NHL history, all of which have been playoff games — a 1996 game between the Pittsburgh Penguinsand the Washington Capitalsthat went four overtimes (third longest); a 2000 contest that also featured the Penguins, this time playing the Philadelphia Flyers, which went five overtimes (the longest); and a 2003 matchup between the Mighty Ducks of Anaheimand the Dallas Stars, which also went five overtimes, and lasted six hours (second longest). The only two games to go longer took place before the era of television.
Levy was a 1987 graduate of the
State University of New York at Oswego. He also attended John F. Kennedy High School (Bellmore). He is also known for leaving fellow co-anchor Keith Olbermannin stitches when, due to a telepromptertypo, he said "bulging dick" instead of "bulging disk".cite news
author = Jeff Merron
title = Keeping it real on 'Sports Night'
date = 2002-11-12
publisher = ESPN Page2
url = http://espn.go.com/page2/s/merron/021112.html
accessdate = 2007-06-14]
Most recently, Levy has appeared in a print advertisement for Swiss watchmaker,
Raymond Weil. He appeared as himself in a pair of 2005 films, covering the Boston Red Soxin spring trainingin "Fever Pitch", and the Special Olympicsin " The Ringer".
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