KHOU Sports Anchor Reveals He Has Cancer

By Kevin Eck 

KHOU sports anchor Bob Allen has been diagnosed with a form of T-Cell Lymphoma.

The Houston CBS station posted the news on its website saying Allen is “very encouraged about his chances for recovery.”

“I’m ready for this—and I’ll beat it,” said Allen, who is taking extended leave from being on-air to focus on his treatment.


Viewers have been posting well wishes on the station’s facebook page.