Matt Finkel can be seen anchoring sports during the 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts on NBC Connecticut.
Matt is excited to report on sports in Connecticut, where he describes fans as especially passionate and knowledgeable.
Originally from northern New Jersey, Matt began his career in 2011 at MLB Network as a Broadcast Associate. He became a sports anchor and reporter covering high school and college athletics for WTLW/WOSN-TV, a part of the West Ohio Sports Network, in 2014.
In 2016, Matt became the weekend sports anchor and reporter for WDVM in Hagerstown, Maryland, where he covered the Washington Capitals Stanley Cup victory and the tragic death of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair in 2018. Matt was promoted to Sports Director at WDVM, overseeing the department.
New to New England, Matt is looking forward to exploring all the great restaurants, shops and destinations the region has to offer, including attending Hartford Yard Goats games at Dunkin' Donuts Park and Boston Red Sox games at Fenway Park.
In his spare time, Matt enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing guitar, attending concerts and playing golf.
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