Former Portland Trail Blazers big man Channing Frye is joining NBC Sports Northwest to bolster their Blazers coverage, per an announcement. Fyre will co-host a new podcast, “Talkin’ Blazers,” with NBCSNW’s Dan Sheldon. More details from the press release:
“We’re excited to have Channing join the NBC Sports Northwest team,” said Diane Penny, SVP and GM, NBC Sports Northwest. “Channing had a very long and successful NBA career and has proven to be an insightful and thoughtful voice. As a former Trail Blazer with strong roots in the Portland community, Channing’s background and perspectives will bring a new connection with our fans.”
Frye played two seasons in Portland from 2007-2009. He currently resides in Portland with his family.