Background on WWE’s new NXT announcer
Announcer Tony Luftman debuted at the 9/20 NXT tapings in Winter Park, FL.
– Luftman had been working with the St. John’s Television Network and his background is in sports, including as a team manager for the UCLA Basketball team in the 90s.
– Luftman did a lot of college sports in Southern California, at UCLA, Cal State Northridge, and later at Virginia Tech.
– Luftman was a sideline reporter for the Memphis Grizzlies (NBA) local TV broadcasts and a studio host for Portland Trail Blazers television as well.