Len Berman
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Len Berman is an Emmy-Award winning sportscaster and New York Times Best Selling Author who has covered just about every major sports event including multiple Super Bowls, World Series, and Olympics during his 40-year career in broadcasting.

He is the creator of “Spanning the World,” a monthly collection of sports bloopers, which was a 20-year staple on NBC’s Today Show. He is also the creator of “Sports Fantasy,” which aired on NBC and pitted regular viewers against famous sports stars.

He is the recipient of eight Emmy Awards and 6-time winner of New York Sportscaster of the Year. He has published four books. His kid’s book, The Greatest Moments in Sports (Sourcebooks), is his first entry onto the New York Times Best Seller List. His other books: Spanning The World (HarperCollins), And Nobody Got Hurt! (Little, Brown), And Nobody Got Hurt 2! (Little, Brown).

His daily Top 5 email is featured on The Huffington Post and is received by thousands around the country. www.ThatsSports.com.

He is a regular contributor to the John Gambling show on WOR radio.

A native New Yorker, he graduated from Syracuse University. He resides on Long Island with his wife Jill. They have three children.

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Top 5 Sports Stories

(0) Comments | Posted June 22, 2012 | 10:32 AM

TGIF everyone here's my Top 5 for June 22, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • The Miami Heat are the NBA champs after being Oklahoma City 121-106 to win four games to one.
  • As the Jerry Sandusky trial went to the jury, the 33-year-old...
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Top 5 Sports Stories

(1) Comments | Posted June 21, 2012 | 10:24 AM

Happy Thursday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 21, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • LeBron James and the Miami Heat could be crowned NBA champions tonight.
  • College football is closing in on a four-team playoff to decide the national...
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(1) Comments | Posted June 20, 2012 | 10:31 AM

Happy Wednesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 20, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • Miami won Game 4 of the NBA Finals 104-98 to take a commanding 3-1 lead over Oklahoma City.
  • And you think more replay is...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 19, 2012 | 10:29 AM

Happy Tuesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 19, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • Roger Clemens is found not guilty of lying to Congress about steroids.
  • The jury in the trial of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 18, 2012 | 10:37 AM

Happy Monday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 18, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • Webb Simpson wins the U.S. Open, the 15th different player to win the last 15 majors.
  • You were saying LeBron James disappears in the fourth quarter?...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 15, 2012 | 10:21 AM

TGIF everyone here's my Top 5 for June 15, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com

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  • The NBA Finals are now 1-1 after Miami handed Oklahoma City its first home loss of this postseason, 100-96.
  • Second year PGA tour player Michael Thompson is the first round...
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Top 5 Sports Stories

(0) Comments | Posted June 14, 2012 | 11:28 AM

Happy Thursday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 14, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

1. Quick Hits

  • Matt Cain tosses the first perfect game in Giants history, 10-0 over Houston.
  • Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey comes within an infield single of throwing the second...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 13, 2012 | 10:48 AM

Happy Wednesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 13, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • Oklahoma City, led by Kevin Durant's 36 points, beat Miami 105-94 in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
  • Alex Rodriguez tied Lou Gehrig's record when he...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 12, 2012 | 10:39 AM

Happy Tuesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 12, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • For the first time in franchise history the Los Angeles Kings are Stanley Cup champs. They beat the Devils 6-1 in Game 6 to win the...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 11, 2012 | 10:45 AM

Happy Monday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 11, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • Rafael Nadal won his record seventh French Open this morning beating Novak Djokovic in four sets as they concluded the match which was halted by rain...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 8, 2012 | 11:46 AM

TGIF everyone here's my Top 5 for June 8, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • LeBron James torches the Celtics for 45 points in Boston, as Miami wins Game 6, 98-79 forcing a Game 7 tomorrow night in Miami.
  • The French Open women's final will...
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Top 5 Sports Stories

(1) Comments | Posted June 7, 2012 | 10:32 AM

Happy Thursday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 7, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • The Oklahoma City Thunder will host Game 1 of the NBA Finals Tuesday after beating the San Antonio Spurs 107-99. After losing the first two games...
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Top 5 Sports Stories

(0) Comments | Posted June 6, 2012 | 10:39 AM

Happy Wednesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 6, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

1. Quick Hits

  • The Boston Celtics are one game away from the NBA Finals after winning in Miami 94-90. The Celtics lead three games to two in the Eastern...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 5, 2012 | 11:05 AM

Happy Tuesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 5, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

1. Quick Hits

  • Oklahoma City is one game away from the NBA Finals after winning in San Antonio 108-103 to take a three games to two in the Western...
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(0) Comments | Posted June 4, 2012 | 11:39 AM

Happy Monday everyone, here's my Top 5 for June 4, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • Home cooking. Boston beat Miami in overtime in game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals 93-91 so their series is tied 2-2. The home team has...
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(2) Comments | Posted June 1, 2012 | 10:45 AM

TGIF everyone here's my Top 5 for June 1, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • The streak is over. Oklahoma City beat San Antonio 102-82 in game three of the NBA Western Conference Finals. That broke the Spurs 20 game winning streak. San Antonio leads...
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(0) Comments | Posted May 31, 2012 | 10:44 AM

Happy Thursday everyone, here's my Top 5 for May 31, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

1. Quick Hits

  • Los Angeles beat New Jersey 2-1 in overtime in game one of the Stanley Cup Finals.
  • Miami beat Boston 115-111 in overtime to take a 2-0...
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(1) Comments | Posted May 30, 2012 | 10:42 AM

Happy Wednesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for May 30, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

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  • The New Jersey Devils host the Los Angeles Kings in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals tonight.
  • San Antonio beat Oklahoma City 120-111 to...
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Top 5 Sports Stories

(0) Comments | Posted May 29, 2012 | 10:39 AM

Happy Tuesday everyone, here's my Top 5 for May 29, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

1. Quick Hits

  • Miami wins game one of the Eastern Conference Finals beating the Celtics 93-79.
  • An American revolution? U.S. women are 10 for 10 in their matches through...
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(1) Comments | Posted May 24, 2012 | 10:24 AM

Happy Thursday everyone, here's my Top 5 for May 24, 2012 from Len Berman at www.ThatsSports.com.

1. Quick Hits

  • The Devils beat the Rangers 5-3 and lead three games to two heading back to New Jersey. The same scenario as 1994 when Mark Messier made...
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