Studio Analyst, Turner Sports, CBS Sports
- NBA and College Basketball studio analyst for Turner Sports and CBS Sports
- 2x NBA Champion with Houston Rockets (1994 & 1995)
- Houston’s All-Time leader in three-point field goal percentage
- NCAA First Team all American at University of North Carolina (1987)
Kenny Smith is an NBA studio analyst for TNT Sports. He joins Charles Barkley and Ernie Johnson each week during the NBA season to form one of the most entertaining studio shows in sports television.
Kenny is also a main studio analyst for the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament on CBS and Turner.
Kenny has also served as the NBA expert for Yahoo Sports, a game analyst for New York Knicks games on MSG, and has co-hosted an NBA show on Sirius Satellite Radio.
Kenny won two NBA World Championships with the Houston Rockets in 1994 and 1995. He played nine seasons in the NBA for the Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings and Atlanta Hawks. He scored a career high 41 points against the Los Angeles Lakers, while playing with Houston, on December 26, 1993. He is Houston's all-time leader in three-point field goal percentage at .407, along with having the best field goal percentage of NBA guards in 1992-93. He was named a member of the NBA All Rookie Team in 1988, after averaging 13.8 points and 7.1 assists per game with the Kings.
Kenny played his college ball at the University of North Carolina and graduated in 1987 with a degree in Industrial Relations (Economics). He holds North Carolina's assist record with 768, including 86 assists in NCAA Tournament play. He holds a basketball camp each year in Chapel Hill.
Kenny has recently starred in national television commercials for brands that include Capital One, Bridgestone, and Google TV.
Kenny resides with his family in California.
Lunch or Dinner$7,000Kenny will join you and your small group of up to 10 people at lunch or dinner. You choose the restaurant and you choose what you want to talk about. Kenny will share stories from his career. Note: for larger parties, please see appearance fee below.
Appearance$12,500Hire Kenny Smith to make an appearance at your next event! Kenny Smith’s appearance will be the perfect way to promote your business or organization. (Up to 60 minutes). Autograph show pricing may vary.
Speaking Engagement$15,000 - $20,000Looking for a dynamic speaker for your next big event? Kenny will speak at NBA.
* Booking this talent outside of the booking region may result in additional costs. Thuzio Pros are subject to availability.
Sport Basketball Team
- Sacramento Kings (1987–1990)
- Atlanta Hawks (1990)
- Houston Rockets (1990–1996)
- Detroit Pistons (1996)
- Orlando Magic (1996–1997)
- Denver Nuggets (1997)
Position Point Guard College University of North Carolina