Bulls announcer Johnny "Red" Kerr to ...

Bulls announcer Johnny "Red" Kerr to receive Basketball Hall of...

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from Feb 9, 2009, titled Bulls announcer Johnny "Red" Kerr to receive Basketball Hall of.... In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

On the eve of the Bulls honoring Johnny "Red" Kerr's 35 years of service, the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced Kerr as the 2009 recipient of the John W. Bunn Lifetime Achievement Award.

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#1 Feb 10, 2009
Johnny "Red" is a cool guy. A few years back (maybe 3-4), I brought the book "The Chicago Bulls Encyclopedia" to the game and was standing by front court watching warm-ups. Johnny was getting ready for broadcast, he was all business, and in a bit of a lull in what was going on I leaned in and asked him to sign my book. He said sure, real nice and then looked through it for a few seconds and signed the inside red page- "Go Bulls! Johnny 'Red' Kerr". He made a comment to his partner that they had some good people working on this (book), which is funny since he wrote the foreword.
That's my Red story whats yours?

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