Biography of Spero Dedes
Spero Dedes is a well-known Greek-American sportscaster currently working as a play-by-play announcer for CSB Sports. He is also working to call the NBA, NFL and college basketball. Previously, Dedes served as the play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Chargers, Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks. Furthermore, Spero is also active on Twitter where he has accumulated more than 3.6k followers.
Dedes was born and raised in Paramus, New Jersey, where he graduated with a diploma from Paramus High School. Thereafter, he enrolled at Fordham University where he graduated in 2001. Soon after, he started his professional career at WFAN in New York. He later moved on and joined the New Jersey Gladiators of the AFL as a radio announcer. A year later, he worked as a substitute announcer for New Jersey Nets games on the YES Network.
Furthermore, Spero also worked as an NBA TV presenter and presenter. There he hosted shows such as The Insiders and Hardwood Classics. He was later hired as an announcer for NBA Action after replacing Jim Fagan. He was also replaced by YES Network play-by-play announcer Ian Eagle. After he was replaced by Ian, he moved on and joined NBC Sports, where he covered the 2004 Summer Olympics.
In addition, he also worked as a substitute commentator for the NFL on FOX as well as a commentator for College Basketball on CBS. In 2005, he got the biggest break of his career when he was hired as a radio announcer for the Los Angeles Lakers. That same year, he also served as the host of the NFL on CBS. Two years later, Spero worked as the play-by-play man for CBS Sports’ Super Bowl XLI international feed.
Furthermore, Dedes also joined CBS Sports full-time where he covered the 2010 NCAA Tournament and regular season college basketball. He was later promoted and became a full-time NFL announcer on CBS. Prior to that, he also worked as a radio announcer for the New York Knicks while still working for CBS Sports. Furthermore, Spero also worked behind Verne Lundquist before being paired with Jay Feely in NFL games. Furthermore, he also worked with Adam Archuleta from 2017 to 2021.
Age of Spero Dedes
How old is Spero? He is 44 years old in 2023. He was born in February 27, 1979 in Paramus, New Jersey, United States. Furthermore, he celebrates his birthday on the 27th of February every year.
Height/Weight of Spero Dedes
Dedes stands at an average height of 5 feet 10 inches high. he weighs around 70kg and has dark brown eyes and black hair.
Partner Spero Dedes
Spero is very private about his personal life hence he has not shared any information about his marital life. Therefore, it is unknown whether he is married or dating. We will update the date as soon as we discover useful information about his love life.
Spero Dedes family
Dedes was born and raised in Paramus, New Jersey, United States to his loving and supportive parents. He belongs to Greek-American ethnicity but holds American nationality. Other than that, there are currently no details available about his family members and even his siblings.
Spero Dedes net worth
How much does Spero earn? He has an estimated net worth of between $2 million to $7 million dollars. He accumulated his kind of wealth from his career as a sportscaster.
Spero Dedes Salary
Dedes earns an annual salary of $76,000 dollars. That’s according to the salaries of CBS Sports anchors and reporters.