Scott King is the Chicago Blackhawks correspondent for NHL.com, the Blackhawks insider for WGN Radio and an entertainment writer for Forbes.com.
Before becoming a reporter, Scott was a stand up comedian for over 10 years. He was the first comic to perform at the Laugh Factory in Lakeview and worked all around the country.
King has covered the Blackhawks since 2013 for outlets like RedEye Chicago, Yahoo! Sports, The Chicago Tribune and currently NHL.com and WGN Radio after starting a fan blog on ChicagoNow.com in 2011. You can hear his Blackhawks podcast for WGN, “Blackhawks Crazy” with Chris Boden on iTunes and WGN Radio.
In entertainment, he’s interviewed such artists as Robert Downey Jr., Jon Favreau, Kelly Clarkson, Gary Sinise, Joe Rogan and many more.
Scott has appeared on such Chicago TV shows as NBC Sports Chicago’s Sports Talk Live, NBC’s Sports Sunday and The WGN Morning News. He also appeared nationally on AMC’s Comic Book Men.
King has also been published by The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Magazine and Playboy.