Oliver to Hoop It Up with TNT


Pam Oliver will serve as a sideline reporter during Turner Network Television's first-round coverage of the 2004 National Basketball Association playoffs, the network said Tuesday.

Oliver researches, writes and voices weekly features, including live wrap-arounds, for Fox’s Fox NFL Sunday National Football League pregame show.

She also works for Fox Sports South, where she is lead anchor for evening sportscasts.

Oliver joins sideline reporters Craig Sager and Cheryl Miller; play-by-play announcers Marv Albert and Kevin Harlan; game analysts Doug Collins, Steve Kerr and Mike Fratello; and the Emmy Award-winning studio team of Ernie Johnson, Kenny Smith, Charles Barkley and Magic Johnson.

The network’s playoff coverage of 40 games in 40 nights begins Sunday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. EST with a pregame show with Ernie Johnson, Smith and Barkley, followed by a doubleheader.