Ernie Johnson Jr. is a sportscaster for Turner Sports who serves as a studio host on TBS for Major League Baseball coverage.
Additionally, he hosts "Inside the NBA" on TNT and NBA TV, and contributes to NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament coverage on CBS Sports. Beyond basketball, Johnson does play-by-play coverage for the PGA Tour.
Johnson began his career as a news anchor and reporter at a variety of local news outlets. While still in college, he landed his first sportscasting gig at the WAGQ-FM radio station in Athens, Georgia, serving as the news and sports director.