Skip to content

Gus Johnson

  1. HEARTBREAK CITY! MSG cuts Gus Johnson loose as Knicks radio play-by-play guy

    Oct 21, 2010, 12:13 PM EDT

    Image (1) Knicks_logo-thumb-250x201-14341.gif for post 2693

    Gus Johnson’s excitable… okay, sometimes wildly excitable, over-the-top calls are a part of March Madness and a host of other sporting events that help make it for me. Johnson sounds more like a fan in the booth — he is into it and pumped up. That works for some. Not for others. Apparently not for…

  2. Gus Johnson, an original high flyer

    Aug 13, 2010, 1:35 PM EDT

    In Gus Johnson’s era, the game was played below the rim. Great players like Bob Cousey and Bill Russell were not leaping out of the building — but Gus Johnson was. Starting in 1962 he came in and started to change how the game was played. Elgin Baylor had started the revolution but Johnson was…

Featured video

Will LeBron get booed Christmas Day in Miami?
Top 10 NBA Player Searches
  1. D. Rose (4129)
  2. K. Love (2391)
  3. K. Bryant (2338)
  4. L. James (2335)
  5. S. Marion (2301)
  1. A. Davis (2210)
  2. K. Irving (2170)
  3. R. Allen (1985)
  4. E. Bledsoe (1915)
  5. D. Cousins (1877)