FSHD

(Credit: Chris Carrino/WFAN)

Schwartz: A Net Gain For A Tremendous Cause

On July 17, Carrino’s foundation for FSHD will hold its fourth annual dinner/dance at Russo’s on the Bay in Howard Beach. The foundation is a non-profit 501(c) 3 charitable organization that funds specifically-focused scientific research.

07/02/2014

Chris Carrino does play-by-play for the New Jersey Nets at the Prudential Center - Newark, NJ - Apr 8, 2011 (credit: AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Stories From Main Street: Nets Sportscaster Opens Up About Living With Muscular Dystrophy

Listening to Chris Carrino, the radio voice for the New Jersey Nets, you would never know he has a progressive muscle weakening disease.

04/18/2011

In this photo taken Friday, April 8, 2011, Chris Carrino, the radio play-by-play voice of the New Jersey Nets, works courtside as the Nets play an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks in Newark, N.J.  Carrino has been living with a secret for almost two decades. The 40-year-old, who has spent the past decade describing the franchise's run at NBA titles early in the decade to the misery of recent losing seasons, has done it with his body being gradually attacked by a form of muscular dystrophy. (credit: AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Chris Carrino, Voice Of The Nets, Talks Of Life With Incurable MD

WFAN’s radio voice of the Nets, Chris Carrino, has been living with a secret for almost two decades. The 40-year-old has been broadcasting with his body being gradually attacked by a form of muscular dystrophy.

WFAN–04/14/2011