Nick Friedell began his career at ESPN in 2009 in Chicago. For almost a decade he covered the Chicago Bulls, and in recent years other Midwest teams. He was a founding member of the ESPNChicago.com team as well as a regular contributor to ESPN Radio and ESPN 1000 as a talk show host. Friedell relocated to the Bay Area prior to the 2018-2019 NBA season, with a primary focus on the Golden State Warriors. Friedell has contributed to a variety of ESPN platforms during his time with the company including The Jump, The Hoop Collective podcast, SportsCenter, Outside The Lines, Jalen And Jacoby, and Daily Wager. The Orlando native is an avid sports fan, traveler and cheeseburger connoisseur. Friedell is a proud graduate of The S.I. Newhouse School Of Public Communications at Syracuse University.