NBA TV Talent: Chris Havlicek
Posted Jul 23 2003 3:02PM
Reporter, NBA TV
In addition to his broadcasting career, Havlicek also played varsity basketball at his alma mater, the University of Virginia, serving as team captain during the 1993-94 season and making the All-ACC Academic Team three times during his four-year playing career. While at Virginia, Havlicek served as the team's media correspondent and was a regular on the Jeff Jones Coaching Show. Havlicek has also appeared in two movies; Eddie, and Slack Trek: The X Generation.
Prior to joining the NBA City team, Havlicek worked with the Coca-Cola Company at its Atlanta, GA worldwide headquarters as an Assistant Brand Manager. Havlicek designed and implemented product development and marketing strategies for Coca-Cola’s frozen brands division.
While at Coca-Cola, Havlicek trained and competed internationally for the U.S Team Handball National Team. He also served as an alternate on the U.S. Handball Team during the 1996 Summer Olympics.