Chris Martin Palmer Wiki (NBA Reporter) Age, Wife, Biography, Family & More

Chris Martin Palmer

Chris Martin Palmer (born in 1986) is an American famous personality, writer, news reporter, journalist, entrepreneur, and author from Washington, D.C., United States. He is well-known for his work as a reporter and writer in ESPN and the NBA.

He worked in ESPN (Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) for more than 14 years. He served the position of writer. Chris joined the ESPN in February 1999. He left the job after 14 years and 6 months in July 2013.

In between, he also worked at the post of NBA Insider. In May 2014, Chris Martin Palmer joined the NBA as a senior staff writer. At present, he serves the position of a freelance speechwriter.

Apart from this, Christ Martin also works as a Contributing Writer for the ESPN’s The Undefeated from June 2017.

Recently, Chris Palmer shared some images and videos of George Floyd Protest on his official Twitter account. In this article, I will tell you about the biography of former NBA reporter “Chris Martin Palmer”.


Early Life & Education

The popular reporter and writer took birth from his parents in 1986. The exact birth date of Chris is not available. According to an estimate, the age of Chris Martin Palmer is 34 years old (as of 2020).

He was born into a Christian family. His father (name not known) is a serviceman. He likes to eat his mother’s handmade food. Martin completed his schooling from a local private school along with his siblings.

Chris Martin Palmer with coach Dave

He is interested in journalism since childhood. That’s why he completed his graduation in the field of journalism from Howard University. After that, he started working as a journalist for some news channels.


Real Full Birth NameChris Martin Palmer.
NicknameChris Palmer.
ProfessionWriter, Journalist, News Reporter, Author, and Entrepreneur.
Age (As of 2020)34 years old.
Birthplace/HometownWashington, D.C., United States.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Zodiac Birth SignLibra.
Ethnicity White.
House LocationLos Angeles, California, United States.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 172 cm.
Meters: 1.72 m.
WeightKilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165.34 lbs.
Eye ColorBrown.
Distinctive feature1. Bald.
2. Stylish Beard.
3. Smily Face.
Shoe Size (UK)10.
Last Updated On 3 June 2020 (©️ Copyright -
ParentsFather: Name Not Known.
Mother: Housewife.
SiblingsNo Data Available.
Highest QualificationGraduation.
School Local Private School.
Alma MaterHoward University.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeName Not Available.
KidsNot Known.
Language Known1.English.
2. French.
3. Russian.
Social media Instagram: @iamchrispalmer (1.2K + followers).
Twitter: @ChrisPalmerNBA (115.8K + followers).
Net worth (approx.)$700-800K USD (as in 2020).


Personal Life, Spouse & Children

Chris Martin Palmer lives a normal life in Los Angeles, California. According to the media reports, he is a married person and lives a happy married life along with his wife. However, he never reveals the name of her wife to the media.

On 12 November 2015, Chris posted an image with “Madelyn Burke”, a well-known content host. He captioned the post “Enjoying 8th Ave with my girl in NYC”.

Chris Martin Palmer with Kelli and Dave in NBA Studio
Chris Martin Palmer with Kelli and Dave in NBA Studio

Moreover, he likes to spend time with his team partners of the NBA. Chris Palmer also posted many images with his teammates “Kelli” and “Dave” in NBA Studios.


Some Lesser Known Facts About Chris Martin Palmer

Chris Martin Palmer facts

  • Chris started his career as a journalist for some news channels.
  • After that, he joined ESPN as a Staff Writer in February 1999.
  • In February 2010, he appointed to the post of NBA Insider.
  • In July 2013, Chris Martin Palmer left the job from the NBA.
  • In May 2014, Palmer was selected as a senior writer for the Bleacher Report for the NBA.
  • After working for two years, he quit the job and started working as a speechwriter for freelancing sites.
  • Apart from a freelance speechwriter, Chris Palmer also works as a studio analyst for Spectrum SportsNet since September 2014.
  • Currently, he works for ESPN’s The Undefeated as a contributing writer.
  • Not only this, but he also works as a reporter for some news channels.
  • From his writing career, Chris Martin Palmer earned the net worth of $1 million (approx.) as in 2020.

  • If we talk about his physical appearance, then Chris Martin is a fit person with a medium height of 5 feet 8 inches (in meters 1.72 m).
  • The bodyweight of Palmer is around 75 kilograms (in pounds 165.34 lbs).
  • His social media posts reveal that NBA reporter is a cat enthusiast.
  • Martin is a tattoo lover and inked many tattoos on his hands.
  • He is a fan of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team.
  • As everyone knows that after George Floyd‘s death, there are riots all over him.
  • A large number of people are standing in favor of these riots.
  • Meanwhile, people have voiced the injustice done against racism.
  • NBA’s famous reporter “Chris Martin Palmer” also favored this protest but when they got closer to his locality then, he made a tweet against them.


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