Elie Seckbach is considered to be the most entertaining reporter. His unconventional style is loved by his fans who check in on a daily basis to see what’s the latest on his “reeeporting.” Elie covers everything from boxing to basketball. In fact, he was most recently named the “Best Pound For Pound” boxing reporter by ATG radio. And in 2009, rapper Lil’ Wayne featured Elie in his “Kobe Bryant” soundtrack. In it, Elie was sampled several times- including part of an interview he did with Orlando’s Mickael Pietrus.
Elie began his career in sports when he started covering the NBA in 1997. He has worked for many news outlets, including the Los Angeles Daily News, AOL Fanhouse and NBC. However, Elie’s fans best know him & best love him for his work on Youtube and his tag line of “reeeporting.” His Youtube channel, ESNews, has thousands of followers and over 137 million hits as of March 2013. The Associated Press recognized Elie for his sports reporting when he won the Mark Twain award in 2009. Aside from sports, Elie has covered major news events and is an Emmy award-winning journalist, he also has a Golden Mike award.