Todd Graffagnini enters his second season as the radio play-by-play voice of the New Orleans Pelicans in 2020-21. In addition to his duties with the Pelicans, he also serves as a contributor on all of the franchise’s digital media platforms, conducting exclusive interviews with players, coaches and executives from both the Pelicans and New Orleans Saints franchises.
Prior to joining the Pelicans, Graffagnini served as a full-time baseball radio play-by-play broadcaster at Tulane University since 1994, and the “Voice of the Green Wave” from 2007-19, calling men’s basketball, football and baseball games for Tulane. He also hosted the Tulane coaches’ television and radio shows.
A graduate of Jesuit High School and Loyola University in New Orleans, Graffagnini has also served as the studio host for the New Orleans Hornets (2002-05), as well as a play-by-play announcer and color analyst for Minor League Baseball’s New Orleans Zephyrs in 2001.