Chris B. Haynes currently serves as an NBA reporter for ESPN. He writes articles for ESPN.com and appears on numerous ESPN TV programs including The Jump and SportsCenter.
Prior to joining ESPN, Chris was the Cleveland Cavaliers' beat writer for the Cleveland Plain Dealer, where he was responsible for coverage of the team, the games and the players. Chris came to Cleveland from Portland, where he was the Portland Trail Blazers' beat reporter for Comcast SportsNet Northwest.
Previously he covered the NBA for SLAM Magazine. Chris has built a reputation as the go-to NBA writer, the one who breaks the big stories.