A native of New York, Russ Salzberg has brought a unique style of sportscasting to Fox 5. Russ developed this style while serving as Sports Anchor at CITY-TV in Toronto, Ontario. He also serves as sports anchor for My9 News, where he has been since October 1988. He has gained the respect of athletes and sports fans alike by combining a genuine love of sports with an enthusiastic delivery.
Salzberg has received numerous awards throughout his career. He is a two-time Emmy Award- winner. He contributes his time to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the March of Dimes and the CJ Foundation for SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome).
Born in the Bronx and raised in the Sheepshead Bay section of Brooklyn, he graduated from Brooklyn Tech in 1969 and attended Loyola College in Montreal, Quebec. His commitment to his work is second only to his commitment to his family, which includes his wife and his two daughters.