Jill Martin Knicks Reporter

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Jill Martin is a sideline reporter for MSG Network’s New York Knicks telecasts, contributing to pregame and postgame shows, as well as the halftime host of “Live from Celebrity Row,” a 60-second rapid-fire interview with celebrities sitting courtside during halftime of games at the World’s Most Famous Arena. Segment guests include such guests as Ben Stiller, Ron Howard and Spike Lee!

In 2009, Martin won two Emmy Awards with MSG Network and continues to focus her time on Madison Square Garden’s “Garden of Dreams Foundation.”

She is also a contributor on NBC’s Today Show. On Today, Martin discusses everything from the latest trends to how to shop on a budget. She is best known for her wildly popular “Ambush Makeover” and "Steals and Deals" segments. Martin has co-hosted the fourth hour of “TODAY” with Kathie-Lee Gifford & Hoda Kotb and has reported from The Emmys, Golden Globes and Oscars.

Martin is a NYT Best-Selling Author. She has written three books entitled: “The Weekend Makeover”, “I Have Nothing to Wear!” & “Fashion for Dummies.”

After writing three fashion self-help books, Martin wanted to give women the power and ability to get their life organized and in order. After she could not find products on the market, Martin invented a home organizational line that launched on QVC in April 2013 - Jill by Jill Martin.

Prior to joining MSG, Jill spent five years as a Sports Anchor/Reporter for CBS-4 (WFOR) in Miami. She reported and anchored the 6pm and 11pm newscasts and contributed to the pre and post games of the Dolphins broadcasts. She also covered the Marlins World Series victory in 2003, and was there for every step of the excitement when the Miami Heat won the championship in 2006. While at CBS, Jill was honored with an Emmy nomination. Her exclusives include a week-long series with Shaquille O’Neal leading up to the 2006 Finals, along with the exclusive 1-1 with Canes Star Running Back Willis McGahee when he decided to go pro. Jill was the only reporter inside the Heat’s championship with Shaq, Pat Riley, Dwyane Wade, and the team.

Jill began her career as an assistant at The Maury Povich Show after interning at LIVE! with Regis and Kathie Lee and Geraldo. With experience with production under her designer belt, she soon began her broadcasting career in 1999. As the host of WAMI-TV’s Live, Jill reported on entertainment happenings in the Miami area, conducting celebrity interviews and covering special events. Following her time with Live, Jill spent a short time as a Hamptons reporter for News 12 Long Island, reporting on the entertainment scene and writing a corresponding feature in Dan’s Paper highlighting the summer’s must-haves.

From News 12, Jill landed a role as a Fashion Correspondent with Good Morning America on ABC where she highlighted the hottest fashion trends. After a year with ABC, Jill spent two years with the Miami Heat, sharing her passion for hoops as she hosted live broadcasts during timeouts and halftime.

Jill Martin graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in communications. She resides in Manhattan.