Ernie Johnson Jr.

Ernie Johnson Jr. is an Emmy-Award-winning sports broadcaster and journalist for Turner Sports and CBS Sports, who is often most recognized for hosting TNT’s Inside the NBA with Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O’Neal. He recently released his autobiography titled Unscripted: The Unpredictable Moments That Make Life Extraordinary, which offers an unprecedented look at his extraordinary sports career as well as his life off camera. Ernie and his wife, Cheryl, reside in Georgia and have six children. You can follow him on Twitter: @TurnerSportsEJ.

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Growing a Deeper Faith Day by Day

National sports TV host Ernie Johnson Jr. shares his story of finding faith in Jesus Christ and navigating the challenges of putting that newfound faith on public display. He also talks about trusting God with his career and leaning on Him through a cancer diagnosis.

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Trusting God in All Things (Part 2 of 2)

Popular sportscaster Ernie Johnson Jr. shares a look at his remarkable career and his family life, highlighting how his Christian faith has helped him overcome difficult challenges to live a life that is inspirational to others. (Part 2 of 2)

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Trusting God in All Things (Part 1 of 2)

Popular sportscaster Ernie Johnson Jr. shares a look at his remarkable career and his family life, highlighting how his Christian faith has helped him overcome difficult challenges to live a life that is inspirational to others. (Part 1 of 2)

Bring Him Home’: How Ernie Johnson’s Family Was Forever Changed by an Orphaned Child

Ernie Johnson works with some of the biggest names in sports, but his most important role is husband and father to six kids, including a child with special needs adopted from Romania.

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