Steve Kerr

Steve Kerr
  • Analyst, TNT
  • Former President of Basketball Operations and General Manager, Phoenix Suns

TURNER SPORTS

  • Steve Kerr returns for his fourth season during his second stint with TNT and serves as a NBA analyst for TNT’s coverage of the 2013-14 season.
  • Kerr spent four seasons with TNT as a game analyst from 2003-2007, when he called a full slate of regular-season and playoff games. He also worked on TNT marquee events, including three NBA All-Star Games and three consecutive Conference Finals.

CAREER

  • In between Kerr’s work on TNT, he served as the president of basketball operations and general manager for the Phoenix Suns from 2007-2010. In 2010, the Suns advanced to the Western Conference Finals, losing in six games to the eventual champions – Los Angeles Lakers.
  • Kerr is the all-time best three-point player at .454 (726/1,599), as well as the single season leader in three-point accuracy, hitting .524 (89-170) of his attempts during the 1994-95 season.
  • He also won the 1997 Long Distance Shootout, competing in the event from 1994-97.
  • He won three NBA Championships with the Chicago Bulls (1995-96, 1996-97, 1997-98) and two NBA titles with the San Antonio Spurs (1998-99 and 2002-03).
  • Kerr is just the second player in NBA history to win two championships with two different teams in consecutive seasons (joining Frank Saul of the 1950-51 Rochester Royals and the 1951-52 Minneapolis Lakers).
  • He was named to the NBA All-Interview Second Team in both 1998 and 1999.
  • He appeared in 835 regular season games, averaging 6.2 points, 1.9 assists and 1.2 rebounds in 18.3 minutes per contest.

PERSONAL

  • He and wife Margot have three children – Nicholas, Madeleine and Matthew.
  • Currently, Kerr serves on the Board of Directors of the San Antonio chapter of Boys Hope, Girls Hope, and is an active member of Big Brothers, Big Sisters.
  • Kerr is also a member of the Board of Directors for “Playing For Peace,” an organization that uses basketball as a means to bring communities facing conflict together.
  • He graduated from University of Arizona with a degree in general studies.