Malika Andrews Bio
Her full names are Malika Rose Andrews. She is an American Journalist and reporter for sports on ESPN. In 2021, Malika was the first African American woman Forbes named on Forbes 30 Under 30 in the industry of sports.
Malika Andrews Age
Malika’s date of birth is January 28, 1995. As of 2022, she is 27 years. Oakland, California is her birthplace. Although she is considered black, her ethnicity is mixed as her parents come from different races. Her nationality is American.
Malika Andrews Husband
Malika rarely speaks about her personal and relationship life. Mostly, she only shares her professional life. However, according to a credible source, we established that at the onset of the Corona Virus pandemic, Malika went to stay with her boyfriend in New York.
In episode 74 of the Laughter Permitted with Julie Foudy, Malika confirmed that her boyfriend helped her study the questions she would ask the winners of the NBA Finals.
In 2021, she left for Los Angeles where ESPN Hosts NBA Today. According to the information, we collected we can confirm that Malika is dating. However, she is unmarried.
Malika Andrews Family
Malika comes from a small family residing in Oakland, California. Her decision to choose sports journalist comes from her family and neighborhood. Oakland is largely sporty. It is the home of some of the biggest basketball teams in the NBA.
Her father, Mike, also played a huge role in influencing her decision to choose sports journalism. Malika’s father is an avid fan of Raiders and her mother loves the 49ners.
Malika is an older sister to Kendra Andrews who recently joined ESPN as a sports journalist covering the Warriors.
In an interview with Glamour, the two sisters explained how their mother and grandmother contributed to their success as journalists. Kendra explains how their grandmother was the first female lawyer. She adds their their mom always asks them to occupy space and how angry she gets when the girls cross their legs on TV since it signified taking less space.
Although the two sisters work for the same institution, they maintain professionalism.
Malika Andrews Education
Malika studied at Head-Royce School. At eight grade she went to a therapeutic school in Utah after her former school kicked her out. She graduated in 2012 when she was only 17 years old.
Before joining the University, she worked at her grand father;s law firm for an year. Malika then joined the University of Portlans for a degree in communication.
Her journalism career began taking shape in school as she was the sports writer, editor of the school’s newspaper called the Beacon. Malika reports were highly influential. In one instance, she wrote a report that compelled the school to put up paddling to prevent injuries on NBA players as one player had crashed into a wall as it was written in the report. She graduated in 2017 with honors.
Malika Andrews ESPN
Malika works at ESPN both as a journalist and a reporter for NBA. She is the host of NBA Today, which covers the national league.
Andrews started at ESPN as a sideline reporter covering he NBA Playoffs, making her one of the youngest sideline reporters for a Conference Finals telecast. She became a full time reporter and journalist in 2021.
Malika Andrews Height
Height: 5 feet 4 Inches
Weight: 57 Kg
Shoe Size: 8
Malika Andrews Networth
Her salary is $87,000.
Her Networth is $1.5 million