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The following is a list of national [[Sports_broadcasting_contracts_in_the_United_States#National_Hockey_League|American]] and [[Sports_broadcasting_contracts_in_Canada#National_Hockey_League|Canadian]] [[television network|television]] and [[radio network|radio]] networks and [[sports commentator|announcer]]s that have broadcast [[Stanley Cup Finals]] games over the years.
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The following is a list of national [[Sports broadcasting contracts in the United States#National Hockey League|American]] and [[Sports broadcasting contracts in Canada#National Hockey League|Canadian]] [[television network|television]] and [[radio network|radio]] networks and [[sports commentator|announcer]]s that have broadcast [[Stanley Cup Finals]] games over the years.
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==American Television==
 
===National Television===
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==American Television (National)==
{{details|List of American Stanley Cup Finals television announcers|[[List of NHL on ESPN personalities]], [[NHL on NBC commentators]], [[Stanley Cup Finals television ratings]]}}
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{{details|List of American Stanley Cup Finals television announcers|NHL on NBC commentators|List of NHL on ESPN personalities|Stanley Cup Finals television ratings}}
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===National television===
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBCSN]] (Games 1–2)<ref name=":42" />
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBCSN]] (Games 1–2)<ref name=":42" />
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Kenny Albert]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Kenny Albert]]
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]] (Games 1, 3–7)<br>[[Brian Boucher]] (Game 2)<ref name="NBC Gm2" />
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| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]] (Games 1, 3–5)<br>[[Brian Boucher]] (Game 2)<ref name="NBC Gm2" />
| rowspan="2" |''[[Kathryn Tappen]]'', ''[[Pierre McGuire]]'', and [[Brian Boucher]] (Games 1, 3–7)
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| rowspan="2" |''[[Kathryn Tappen]]''<br>''[[Pierre McGuire]]'' (Games 2 and 3)<br>[[Brian Boucher]] (Games 1, 4–5)
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Anson Carter]], and [[Patrick Sharp]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Anson Carter]], and [[Patrick Sharp]]
 
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 3–7)<ref name=":42">{{cite press release | url=https://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2021/06/25/2021-stanley-cup-final-between-tampa-bay-lightning-and-montreal-canadiens-begins-monday-at-8-p-m-et-on-nbcsn-and-peacock/ | title=2021 STANLEY CUP FINAL BETWEEN TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING AND MONTREAL CANADIENS BEGINS MONDAY AT 8 P.M. ET ON NBCSN AND PEACOCK | publisher=NBC Sports | date=June 25, 2021 | access-date=June 26, 2021}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 3–5)<ref name=":42">{{cite press release | url=https://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2021/06/25/2021-stanley-cup-final-between-tampa-bay-lightning-and-montreal-canadiens-begins-monday-at-8-p-m-et-on-nbcsn-and-peacock/ | title=2021 STANLEY CUP FINAL BETWEEN TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING AND MONTREAL CANADIENS BEGINS MONDAY AT 8 P.M. ET ON NBCSN AND PEACOCK | publisher=NBC Sports | date=June 25, 2021 | access-date=June 26, 2021}}</ref>
 
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| rowspan="2" |[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4–6)
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4–6)
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]<ref>{{cite web|title=Doc Emrick will call Islanders-Lightning series starting in Game 4|url=https://www.newsday.com/sports/columnists/neil-best/doc-emrick-islanders-1.49132489|last=Best|first=Neil|website=Newsday|date=September 9, 2020|access-date=September 11, 2020}}</ref><ref name="Doc Emrick retires">{{Cite web|title=Legendary NHL broadcaster Mike 'Doc' Emrick announces his retirement|url=https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/19/us/doc-emrick-retirement-nhl-spt-trnd/index.html|date=October 19, 2020|access-date=October 19, 2020|website=cnn.com|publisher=CNN}}</ref>
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| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]<ref name="Best">{{cite web|title=Doc Emrick will call Islanders-Lightning series starting in Game 4|url=https://www.newsday.com/sports/columnists/neil-best/doc-emrick-islanders-1.49132489|last=Best|first=Neil|website=Newsday|date=September 9, 2020|access-date=September 11, 2020}}</ref><ref name="Doc Emrick retires">{{Cite web|title=Legendary NHL broadcaster Mike 'Doc' Emrick announces his retirement|url=https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/19/us/doc-emrick-retirement-nhl-spt-trnd/index.html|date=October 19, 2020|access-date=October 19, 2020|website=cnn.com|publisher=CNN}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Brian Boucher]] and ''[[Pierre McGuire]]''
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Brian Boucher]] and ''[[Pierre McGuire]]''
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===== Notes =====
 
===== Notes =====
* [[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]] - The NHL initially had plans to produce broadcasts for each game using a skeleton crew on-site, such as cameramen and producers, and then each media partners' commentators on both TV and radio were to call the games remotely.<ref>{{cite web|title=NHL media remain in flux while awaiting finalized coverage plans ahead of restart|url=https://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/nhl-playoffs-media-coverage-1.5627840|last=Morris|first=Jim|website=CBC|date=June 26, 2020|access-date=June 29, 2020}}</ref> The league then allowed both [[List of NHL on Sportsnet commentators|Sportsnet]] and [[NHL on NBC commentators|NBC]] commentators into the hubs.<ref name="RTP FAQ">{{Cite web|title=Return to Play FAQ|url=https://media.nhl.com/public/news/14036|date=July 28, 2020|access-date=August 2, 2020|website=NHL.com|publisher=NHL Enterprises, L. P.}}</ref> As he had been doing throughout the playoffs, 74-year-old NBC lead play-by-play commentator [[Mike Emrick|Mike "Doc" Emrick]] called the Cup Finals off of monitors from his home studio in [[Metro Detroit]], citing his advanced age as a potential risk for severe illness from [[COVID-19 pandemic in the United States|COVID-19]].<ref>{{cite web|title=Doc Emrick will call Islanders-Lightning series starting in Game 4|url=https://www.newsday.com/sports/columnists/neil-best/doc-emrick-islanders-1.49132489|last=Best|first=Neil|website=Newsday|date=September 9, 2020|access-date=September 11, 2020}}</ref> These were the final games that Emrick called; he announced his retirement on October 19, 2020.<ref name="Doc Emrick retires">{{Cite web|title=Legendary NHL broadcaster Mike 'Doc' Emrick announces his retirement|url=https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/19/us/doc-emrick-retirement-nhl-spt-trnd/index.html|date=October 19, 2020|access-date=October 19, 2020|website=cnn.com|publisher=CNN}}</ref>
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* [[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]] - The NHL initially had plans to produce broadcasts for each game using a skeleton crew on-site, such as cameramen and producers, and then each media partners' commentators on both TV and radio were to call the games remotely.<ref>{{cite web|title=NHL media remain in flux while awaiting finalized coverage plans ahead of restart|url=https://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/nhl-playoffs-media-coverage-1.5627840|last=Morris|first=Jim|website=CBC|date=June 26, 2020|access-date=June 29, 2020}}</ref> The league then allowed both [[List of NHL on Sportsnet commentators|Sportsnet]] and [[NHL on NBC commentators|NBC]] commentators into the hubs.<ref name="RTP FAQ">{{Cite web|title=Return to Play FAQ|url=https://media.nhl.com/public/news/14036|date=July 28, 2020|access-date=August 2, 2020|website=NHL.com|publisher=NHL Enterprises, L. P.}}</ref> As he had been doing throughout the playoffs, 74-year-old NBC lead play-by-play commentator [[Mike Emrick|Mike "Doc" Emrick]] called the Cup Finals off of monitors from his home studio in [[Metro Detroit]], citing his advanced age as a potential risk for severe illness from [[COVID-19 pandemic in the United States|COVID-19]].<ref name="Best"/> These were the final games that Emrick called; he announced his retirement on October 19, 2020.<ref name="Doc Emrick retires" />
* On March 10, 2021, the National Hockey League and [[ESPN]] confirmed<ref>{{cite news |last=Pederson|first=Eric|date=March 10, 2021|title=NHL & ESPN/ABC Confirm Seven-Year TV Deal Including 1,000-Plus Streamed Games Per Season|url=https://deadline.com/2021/03/nhl-espn-tv-deal-abc-disney-1234711444/|work=Deadline|location= |access-date=}}</ref> a seven–year television deal that would include games not only on ESPN,<ref>{{cite news |last=Spiegel|first=Jackie|date= |title=NHL games returning to ESPN for 2021-22 season after 16 years apart|url=https://www.sportingnews.com/us/nhl/news/espn-nhl-seven-year-deal/10zt071gixjsp1dub5gdtzp3iz|work=The Sporting News|location= |access-date=}}</ref> but also [[NHL on ABC|ABC]], [[ESPN+]], and [[Hulu]] beginning in the [[2021–22 NHL season|2021–22 season]]. ABC will also broadcast four<ref>{{cite news |last=Dewberry|first=Sarah|date=March 10, 2021|title=It's official: NHL reaches 7-year agreement with ESPN|url=https://www.fox47news.com/sports/ap-sources-nhl-reaches-7-year-agreement-with-espn|work=Fox 47 News|location= |access-date=}}</ref> [[Stanley Cup Finals]] over the life of the contract.
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* On March 10, 2021, the National Hockey League and [[ESPN]] confirmed<ref>{{cite news |last=Pederson|first=Eric|date=March 10, 2021|title=NHL & ESPN/ABC Confirm Seven-Year TV Deal Including 1,000-Plus Streamed Games Per Season|url=https://deadline.com/2021/03/nhl-espn-tv-deal-abc-disney-1234711444/|work=Deadline|location= |access-date=}}</ref> a 7-year television deal that will include games not only on ESPN,<ref>{{cite news |last=Spiegel|first=Jackie|date= |title=NHL games returning to ESPN for 2021-22 season after 16 years apart|url=https://www.sportingnews.com/us/nhl/news/espn-nhl-seven-year-deal/10zt071gixjsp1dub5gdtzp3iz|work=The Sporting News|location= |access-date=}}</ref> but also [[American Broadcasting Company|ABC]], [[ESPN+]], and [[Hulu]] beginning in the [[2021–22 NHL season|2021–22 season]]. ABC will also broadcast four<ref>{{cite news |last=Dewberry|first=Sarah|date=March 10, 2021|title=It's official: NHL reaches 7-year agreement with ESPN|url=https://www.fox47news.com/sports/ap-sources-nhl-reaches-7-year-agreement-with-espn|work=Fox 47 News|location= |access-date=}}</ref> [[Stanley Cup Finals]] over the life of the contract.
**On April 26, 2021, ''[[Sports Business Journal]]'' reported<ref>{{cite news |last=Ourand, Burns|first=John, Mark J.|date=April 26, 2021|title=NBC pulls out of bidding for remaining NHL rights package|url=https://www.sportsbusinessjournal.com/Daily/Issues/2021/04/26/Media/NBC-NHL.aspx|work=Sports Business Journal|location= |access-date=}}</ref> that NBC had officially pulled out<ref>{{cite news |last=Rigdon|first=Jay|date=April 26, 2021|title=Turner reportedly “likely” to land remaining NHL rights as NBC withdraws from the bidding|url=https://awfulannouncing.com/nbc/turner-reportedly-likely-to-land-remaining-nhl-rights-as-nbc-withdraws-from-the-bidding.html|work=Awful Announcing|location= |access-date=}}</ref> of bidding for future NHL rights,<ref>{{cite news |last=Steinberg|first=Brian|date=April 26, 2021|title=WarnerMedia Poised to Pick Up NHL Package as NBC Exits Hockey Rights|url=https://variety.com/2021/tv/news/warnermedia-nhl-rights-nbc-hockey-1234960828/|work=Variety|location= |access-date=}}</ref> meaning that NBC will not televise NHL games for the first time since the [[2004–05 NHL lockout]].<ref>{{cite news |last=Reedy|first=Joe|date=April 26, 2021|title=AP sources: Turner Sports gets rights to second NHL package|url=https://apnews.com/article/entertainment-nhl-business-hockey-sports-b87bead00d8403c725b7edb802c93b4c|work=AP News|location= |access-date=}}</ref> The next day, [[Turner Sports]] announced that they have agreed to a seven-year deal with the NHL to broadcast at least 72 games nationally on [[TNT (American TV network)|TNT]] and [[TBS (American TV channel) |TBS]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Daniels|first=Tim|date=April 27, 2021|title=NHL, Turner Sports Reveal 7-Year Contract Featuring Stanley Cup, Winter Classic|url=https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2941415-nhl-turner-sports-reveal-7-year-contract-featuring-stanley-cup-winter-classic|work=Bleacher Report|location= |access-date=}}</ref> (while also giving [[HBO Max]] the live streaming and simulcast rights to these games) beginning with the 2021-22 NHL season, which will include three Stanley Cup Finals, the other half of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and the Winter Classic.<ref>https://pressroom.warnermedia.com/us/media-release/nhl-comes-turner</ref>
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**On April 26, 2021, ''[[Sports Business Journal]]'' reported<ref>{{cite news |last=Ourand, Burns|first=John, Mark J.|date=April 26, 2021|title=NBC pulls out of bidding for remaining NHL rights package|url=https://www.sportsbusinessjournal.com/Daily/Issues/2021/04/26/Media/NBC-NHL.aspx|work=Sports Business Journal|location= |access-date=}}</ref> that NBC had officially pulled out<ref>{{cite news |last=Rigdon|first=Jay|date=April 26, 2021|title=Turner reportedly "likely" to land remaining NHL rights as NBC withdraws from the bidding|url=https://awfulannouncing.com/nbc/turner-reportedly-likely-to-land-remaining-nhl-rights-as-nbc-withdraws-from-the-bidding.html|work=Awful Announcing|location= |access-date=}}</ref> of bidding for future NHL rights,<ref>{{cite news |last=Steinberg|first=Brian|date=April 26, 2021|title=WarnerMedia Poised to Pick Up NHL Package as NBC Exits Hockey Rights|url=https://variety.com/2021/tv/news/warnermedia-nhl-rights-nbc-hockey-1234960828/|work=Variety|location= |access-date=}}</ref> meaning that NBC will not televise NHL games for the first time since the [[2004–05 NHL lockout]].<ref>{{cite news |last=Reedy|first=Joe|date=April 26, 2021|title=AP sources: Turner Sports gets rights to second NHL package|url=https://apnews.com/article/entertainment-nhl-business-hockey-sports-b87bead00d8403c725b7edb802c93b4c|work=AP News|location= |access-date=}}</ref> The next day, [[Turner Sports]] announced that they have agreed to a seven-year deal with the NHL to broadcast at least 72 games nationally on [[TNT (American TV network)|TNT]] and [[TBS (American TV channel)|TBS]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Daniels|first=Tim|date=April 27, 2021|title=NHL, Turner Sports Reveal 7-Year Contract Featuring Stanley Cup, Winter Classic|url=https://bleacherreport.com/articles/2941415-nhl-turner-sports-reveal-7-year-contract-featuring-stanley-cup-winter-classic|work=Bleacher Report|location= |access-date=}}</ref> (while also giving [[HBO Max]] the live streaming and simulcast rights to these games) beginning with the 2021–22 NHL season, which will include three Stanley Cup Finals, the other half of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and the Winter Classic.<ref>[https://pressroom.warnermedia.com/us/media-release/nhl-comes-turner The NHL Comes to Turner | Pressroom<!-- Bot generated title -->]</ref>
* [[2021 Stanley Cup Finals|2021]] - [[NHL on NBC|NBC]] lead color commentator [[Eddie Olczyk]] missed Game 2 due to a personal matter, so "Inside-the-Glass" reporter [[Brian Boucher]] moved to the booth with [[Kenny Albert]], and [[Pierre McGuire]] took over for Boucher between the benches.<ref name="NBC Gm2">{{cite press release|url=https://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2021/06/30/2021-stanley-cup-final-game-2-montreal-canadiens-vs-tampa-bay-lightning-tonight-at-8-p-m-et-on-nbcsn-and-peacock/|title=2021 Stanley Cup Final Game 2: Montreal Canadiens vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Tonight at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Peacock|publisher=NBC Universal|date=June 30, 2021|accessdate=June 30, 2021}}</ref>
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* [[2021 Stanley Cup Finals|2021]] - [[NHL on NBC|NBC]] lead color commentator [[Eddie Olczyk]] missed Game 2 due to a personal matter, so "Inside-the-Glass" reporter [[Brian Boucher]] moved to the booth with [[Kenny Albert]], and [[Pierre McGuire]] took over for Boucher between the benches.<ref name="NBC Gm2">{{cite press release|url=https://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2021/06/30/2021-stanley-cup-final-game-2-montreal-canadiens-vs-tampa-bay-lightning-tonight-at-8-p-m-et-on-nbcsn-and-peacock/|title=2021 Stanley Cup Final Game 2: Montreal Canadiens vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Tonight at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Peacock|publisher=NBC Universal|date=June 30, 2021|accessdate=June 30, 2021}}</ref> McGuire also took over for Boucher in Game 3 for the same reason.
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* 2022 - ABC's coverage of the Stanley Cup Finals will mark the first time the entire Stanley Cup Final series will be carried exclusively on broadcast television.
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* 2023 - TNT's coverage of the Stanley Cup Finals will mark the first time since [[1994 Stanley Cup Finals|1994]] that the entire series will be carried on a cable network since ESPN last did it 29 years before (1994), and the first time that it will exclusively be on cable.
   
 
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!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
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| rowspan="2" |[[2019 Stanley Cup Finals|2019]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2019 Stanley Cup Finals|2019]]
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4–7)<ref>{{cite press release | url=http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2019/04/03/final-draft-theres-nothing-like-playoff-hockey-nbc-sports-group-to-present-every-stanley-cup-playoff-game-for-eighth-consecutive-season/ | title=NBC Sports Group to Present Every Stanley Cup Playoff Game For Eighth Consecutive Season | publisher=NBC Sports | date=April 3, 2019 | access-date=April 25, 2019}}</ref><ref>[https://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2019/06/stanley-cup-ratings-increase-blues-bruins-nbc/ Blues-Bruins Stanley Cup Final most-watched in four years] - Paulsen, Sports Media Watch, 13 June 2019</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=https://adage.com/article/media/game-7-stanley-cup-final-all-timer-nbc/2178116|title=Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final is an All-Timer for NBC|first=Anthony|last=Crupi|website=AdAge|date=June 14, 2019|quote=Anyone looking to find the NHL games that posted bigger numbers than Wednesday night’s broadcast has to go back nearly 50 years}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2019/06/stanley-cup-game-7-ratings-blues-bruins/|title=Stanley Cup Final Game 7 sets ratings, viewership marks|author=Paulsen|publisher=Sports Media Watch|date=June 13, 2019}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4–7)<ref>{{cite press release | url=http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2019/04/03/final-draft-theres-nothing-like-playoff-hockey-nbc-sports-group-to-present-every-stanley-cup-playoff-game-for-eighth-consecutive-season/ | title=NBC Sports Group to Present Every Stanley Cup Playoff Game For Eighth Consecutive Season | publisher=NBC Sports | date=April 3, 2019 | access-date=April 25, 2019}}</ref><ref>[https://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2019/06/stanley-cup-ratings-increase-blues-bruins-nbc/ Blues-Bruins Stanley Cup Final most-watched in four years] - Paulsen, Sports Media Watch, 13 June 2019</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=https://adage.com/article/media/game-7-stanley-cup-final-all-timer-nbc/2178116|title=Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final is an All-Timer for NBC|first=Anthony|last=Crupi|website=AdAge|date=June 14, 2019|quote=Anyone looking to find the NHL games that posted bigger numbers than Wednesday night's broadcast has to go back nearly 50 years}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2019/06/stanley-cup-game-7-ratings-blues-bruins/|title=Stanley Cup Final Game 7 sets ratings, viewership marks|author=Paulsen|publisher=Sports Media Watch|date=June 13, 2019}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Pierre McGuire]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Pierre McGuire]]
| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]<br>[[Kathryn Tappen]]<br>[[Paul Burmeister]]<br>[[Mike Tirico]] ([[NHL on NBC|NBC]])
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| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]<br>[[Kathryn Tappen]]<br>[[Mike Tirico]] ([[NHL on NBC|NBC]])
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Milbury]] and [[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]]<br>[[Jeremy Roenick]], [[Anson Carter]], [[Brian Boucher]], and [[Patrick Sharp]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Milbury]] and [[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]]<br>[[Jeremy Roenick]], [[Anson Carter]], [[Brian Boucher]], and [[Patrick Sharp]]
 
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| rowspan="2" |[[Pierre McGuire]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Pierre McGuire]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]<br>[[Kathryn Tappen]]<br>[[Paul Burmeister]]<br>[[Mike Tirico]] ([[NHL on NBC|NBC]])
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]<br>[[Kathryn Tappen]]<br>[[Paul Burmeister]]<br>[[Mike Tirico]] ([[NHL on NBC|NBC]])
| rowspan="2" |[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]]<br>[[Mike Milbury]] (Games 1–4)<br>[[P.K. Subban]] (Game 5)<br>[[Jeremy Roenick]] and [[Anson Carter]]<br>[[Brian Boucher]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]]<br>[[Mike Milbury]] (Games 1–4)<br>[[P. K. Subban|P.K. Subban]] (Game 5)<br>[[Jeremy Roenick]] and [[Anson Carter]]<br>[[Brian Boucher]]
 
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBCSN]] (Games 2–3)
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBCSN]] (Games 2–3)
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| rowspan="2" |[[2016 Stanley Cup Finals|2016]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2016 Stanley Cup Finals|2016]]
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4–6)<ref>{{cite press release|url=http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2016/04/06/dont-miss-a-moment-nbc-sports-group-to-present-every-stanley-cup-playoff-game-for-fifth-consecutive-season/| title=NBC Sports Group to present every Stanley Cup playoff game for fifth consecutive year|publisher=[[NBC Sports]]|date=April 6, 2016|access-date=April 8, 2016|location=[[Stamford, Connecticut]]}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|title=NBC Sports switches TV schedule for Stanley Cup Final|url=https://www.si.com/nhl/2016/05/27/ap-hkn-stanley-cup-final-tv-schedule|access-date=May 28, 2016|website=[[Sports Illustrated]]|publisher=[[Time Inc.]]|date=May 27, 2016|location=[[New York City]]}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4–6)<ref>{{cite press release|url=http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2016/04/06/dont-miss-a-moment-nbc-sports-group-to-present-every-stanley-cup-playoff-game-for-fifth-consecutive-season/| title=NBC Sports Group to present every Stanley Cup playoff game for fifth consecutive year|publisher=[[NBC Sports]]|date=April 6, 2016|access-date=April 8, 2016|location=[[Stamford, Connecticut]]}}</ref><ref name="Time Inc">{{cite web|title=NBC Sports switches TV schedule for Stanley Cup Final|url=https://www.si.com/nhl/2016/05/27/ap-hkn-stanley-cup-final-tv-schedule|access-date=May 28, 2016|website=[[Sports Illustrated]]|publisher=[[Time Inc.]]|date=May 27, 2016|location=[[New York City]]}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[2015 Stanley Cup Finals|2015]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2015 Stanley Cup Finals|2015]]
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1–2, 5–6)<ref name="NBCSports201504012">{{cite press release | url=http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2015/04/01/nbc-sports-group-fills-out-2015-stanley-cup-playoff-bracket-with-complete-coverage-beginning-april-15/ | title=NBC Sports Group Fills Out 2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Bracket With Complete Coverage Beginning April 15 | publisher=NBC Sports | date=April 1, 2015 | access-date=April 1, 2015}}</ref><ref name="nhlcom-horsesense2">{{cite web|title=Strangis: Olczyk brings horse sense to Cup Final|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=769689|website=NHL.com|access-date=20 June 2015}}</ref><ref name="smw-belmontnhl2">{{cite web|title=Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final Moves to NBC With Belmont Lead-In|url=http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2014/05/game-2-of-stanley-cup-final-moves-to-nbc-with-belmont-lead-in/|website=Sports Media Watch|access-date=20 June 2015}}</ref><ref>[http://www.tvmediainsights.com/tv-ratings/monday-final-nationals-2015-stanley-cup-final-clincher-ranks-as-fourth-most-watched-nhl-telecast-since-1995/ Monday Final Nationals: 2015 Stanley Cup Final Clincher on NBC Ranks as Fourth Most-Watched NHL Telecast Since 1995]</ref>
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1–2, 5–6)<ref name=NBCSports20150401>{{cite press release | url=http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2015/04/01/nbc-sports-group-fills-out-2015-stanley-cup-playoff-bracket-with-complete-coverage-beginning-april-15/ | title=NBC Sports Group Fills Out 2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Bracket With Complete Coverage Beginning April 15 | publisher=NBC Sports | date=April 1, 2015 | access-date=April 1, 2015}}</ref><ref name=nhlcom-horsesense>{{cite web|title=Strangis: Olczyk brings horse sense to Cup Final|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=769689|website=NHL.com|access-date=20 June 2015}}</ref><ref name=smw-belmontnhl>{{cite web|title=Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final Moves to NBC With Belmont Lead-In|url=http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2014/05/game-2-of-stanley-cup-final-moves-to-nbc-with-belmont-lead-in/|website=Sports Media Watch|access-date=20 June 2015}}</ref><ref>[http://www.tvmediainsights.com/tv-ratings/monday-final-nationals-2015-stanley-cup-final-clincher-ranks-as-fourth-most-watched-nhl-telecast-since-1995/ Monday Final Nationals: 2015 Stanley Cup Final Clincher on NBC Ranks as Fourth Most-Watched NHL Telecast Since 1995]</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]] (Games 1, 3–6)
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]] (Games 1, 3–6)
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| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Pierre McGuire]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Pierre McGuire]]
| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[Liam McHugh]]<br>[[Bob Costas]] (Game 1)
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Milbury]], [[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Jeremy Roenick]], and [[Darren Pang]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Milbury]], [[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Jeremy Roenick]], and [[Darren Pang]]
 
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|-
 
|[[NHL on Versus|Versus]] (Games 3–4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Blackhawks @ Flyers 06/02/10 | Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 2010|id=gQhF_DvOw-o}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Blackhawks @ Flyers 06/04/10 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 2010|id=XcPL1bkF3LY}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on Versus|Versus]] (Games 3–4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Blackhawks @ Flyers 06/02/10 | Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 2010|id=gQhF_DvOw-o}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Blackhawks @ Flyers 06/04/10 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 2010|id=XcPL1bkF3LY}}</ref>
|''[[Charissa Thompson]]'' and ''[[Bob Harwood]]''
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|''[[Charissa Thompson]]'' and ''Bob Harwood''
 
|[[Bill Patrick (sports anchor)|Bill Patrick]]
 
|[[Bill Patrick (sports anchor)|Bill Patrick]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]] and [[Brian Engblom]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]] and [[Brian Engblom]]
 
|}
 
|}
=====Notes=====
 
   
 
===== Notes =====
*In [[2014 Stanley Cup Finals|2014]], [[NBCSN]] broadcast Games 3 and 4, while NBC televised the remaining games. NBC Sports originally planned to repeat its coverage pattern from the last few seasons: NBCSN would televise Games 2 and 3, while NBC would broadcast Game 1, and then Games 4 through 7.<ref>{{cite press release|title=2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs coverage |url=http://www.nbcumv.com/node/865971 |date=April 2, 2014 |quote=NBC will broadcast game one, game four, and Games 5–7 (if necessary), with NBCSN televising Games 2–3 |access-date=June 7, 2014 |url-status=dead |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20140714161822/http://www.nbcumv.com/node/865971 |archive-date=July 14, 2014 }}</ref> After the League scheduled Game 2 on the day of the [[2014 Belmont Stakes|Belmont Stakes]], coverage of games two and four were switched so NBC's telecast of the horse race would serve as lead-in programming to Game 2. Due to the death of a family member, NBC lead play-by-play announcer [[Mike Emrick]] missed Game 1. [[Kenny Albert]], who was also the [[2013–14 New York Rangers season|New York Rangers]] radio announcer for [[WEPN-FM|WEPN]] and announced several national games (including the Western Conference Finals) for NBC/NBCSN, filled in for Emrick in the first game.<ref>{{cite news|last1=Khatchaturian|first1=Andre|title=Doc Emrick To Miss Game 1 Of Stanley Cup|url=http://nesn.com/2014/06/doc-emrick-to-miss-game-1-of-stanley-cup-final-due-to-death-in-family/|access-date=February 19, 2017|work=NESN|date=June 4, 2014}}</ref>
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* In [[2014 Stanley Cup Finals|2014]], [[NBCSN]] broadcast Games 3 and 4, while NBC televised the remaining games. NBC Sports originally planned to repeat its coverage pattern from the last few seasons: NBCSN would televise Games 2 and 3, while NBC would broadcast Game 1, and then Games 4 through 7.<ref>{{cite press release|title=2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs coverage |url=http://www.nbcumv.com/node/865971 |date=April 2, 2014 |quote=NBC will broadcast game one, game four, and Games 5–7 (if necessary), with NBCSN televising Games 2–3 |access-date=June 7, 2014 |url-status=dead |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20140714161822/http://www.nbcumv.com/node/865971 |archive-date=July 14, 2014 }}</ref> After the League scheduled Game 2 on the day of the [[2014 Belmont Stakes|Belmont Stakes]], coverage of games two and four were switched so NBC's telecast of the horse race would serve as lead-in programming to Game 2. Due to the death of a family member, NBC lead play-by-play announcer [[Mike Emrick]] missed Game 1. [[Kenny Albert]], who was also the [[2013–14 New York Rangers season|New York Rangers]] radio announcer for [[WEPN-FM|WEPN]] and announced several national games (including the Western Conference Finals) for NBC/NBCSN, filled in for Emrick in the first game.<ref>{{cite news|last1=Khatchaturian|first1=Andre|title=Doc Emrick To Miss Game 1 Of Stanley Cup|url=http://nesn.com/2014/06/doc-emrick-to-miss-game-1-of-stanley-cup-final-due-to-death-in-family/|access-date=February 19, 2017|work=NESN|date=June 4, 2014}}</ref>
*It was originally announced that Games 2 and 3 of the [[2015 Stanley Cup Finals|2015 Finals]] were to be broadcast by NBCSN, with the remainder on NBC. Game 2 was moved to NBC to serve as a lead-out for its coverage of the [[2015 Belmont Stakes]] in favor of Game 4 on NBCSN. As [[Eddie Olczyk]] was also a contributor to NBC's Belmont coverage, he missed Game 2.<ref name="NBCSports201504012" /><ref name="nhlcom-horsesense2" /><ref name="smw-belmontnhl2" />
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* It was originally announced that Games 2 and 3 of the [[2015 Stanley Cup Finals|2015 Finals]] were to be broadcast by NBCSN, with the remainder on NBC. Game 2 was moved to NBC to serve as a lead-out for its coverage of the [[2015 Belmont Stakes]] in favor of Game 4 on NBCSN. As [[Eddie Olczyk]] was also a contributor to NBC's Belmont coverage, he missed Game 2.<ref name=NBCSports20150401 /><ref name=nhlcom-horsesense /><ref name=smw-belmontnhl />
*On May 27, 2016, NBC Sports announced that if the [[2016 Stanley Cup Finals|Finals]] was tied at 1-1 entering Game 3, then it would have aired on NBC and Game 4 televised on NBCSN. However, if one team led 2-0 (as this eventually happened; Penguins led 2-0), Game 3 would be moved to NBCSN and then Game 4 on NBC.<ref>{{cite web|title=NBC Sports switches TV schedule for Stanley Cup Final|url=https://www.si.com/nhl/2016/05/27/ap-hkn-stanley-cup-final-tv-schedule|access-date=May 28, 2016|website=[[Sports Illustrated]]|publisher=[[Time Inc.]]|date=May 27, 2016|location=[[New York City]]}}</ref>
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* On May 27, 2016, NBC Sports announced that if the [[2016 Stanley Cup Finals|Finals]] was tied at 1-1 entering Game 3, then it would have aired on NBC and Game 4 televised on NBCSN. However, if one team led 2-0 (as this eventually happened; Penguins led 2-0), Game 3 would be moved to NBCSN and then Game 4 on NBC.<ref name="Time Inc"/>
   
 
====2000s====
 
====2000s====
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!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[NHL on Versus|Versus]] (Games 3–4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 06/02/2009 | Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 2009|id=EYunFRY_nNo}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 06/04/2009 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 2009|id=WEQZSrt4Fmw}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on Versus|Versus]] (Games 3–4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 06/02/2009 | Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 2009|id=EYunFRY_nNo}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 06/04/2009 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 2009|id=WEQZSrt4Fmw}}</ref>
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''[[Bob Harwood]]''
+
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''Bob Harwood''
 
|[[Bill Patrick (sports anchor)|Bill Patrick]]
 
|[[Bill Patrick (sports anchor)|Bill Patrick]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]] and [[Brian Engblom]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]] and [[Brian Engblom]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[2008 Stanley Cup Finals|2008]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2008 Stanley Cup Finals|2008]]
 
|[[NHL on Versus|Versus]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Penguins @ Red Wings 05/24/08 | Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=iLaEmx1-8OA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Penguins @ Red Wings 05/26/08 | Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=5jkZbNDJf8k}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on Versus|Versus]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Penguins @ Red Wings 05/24/08 | Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=iLaEmx1-8OA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Penguins @ Red Wings 05/26/08 | Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=5jkZbNDJf8k}}</ref>
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''[[Bob Harwood]]''
+
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''Bob Harwood''
 
|[[Bill Patrick (sports anchor)|Bill Patrick]]
 
|[[Bill Patrick (sports anchor)|Bill Patrick]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Brian Engblom]], and [[Mark Messier]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Brian Engblom]], and [[Mark Messier]]
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 3–6)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 05/28/08 | Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=LAEm8ZjEBnA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 05/31/08 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=MDNbiuUoMQg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Penguins @ Red Wings 06/02/08 | Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=kc5gwvWBw5g}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 06/04/08 | Game 6 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=wZmbQ24efko}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 3–6)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 05/28/08 | Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=LAEm8ZjEBnA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 05/31/08 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=MDNbiuUoMQg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Penguins @ Red Wings 06/02/08 | Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=kc5gwvWBw5g}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Red Wings @ Penguins 06/04/08 | Game 6 Stanley Cup Finals 2008|id=wZmbQ24efko}}</ref>
 
|[[Pierre McGuire]]
 
|[[Pierre McGuire]]
|[[Bob Neumeier]]
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|[[Bob Neumeier]]
 
|[[Mike Milbury]] and [[Pierre McGuire]]
 
|[[Mike Milbury]] and [[Pierre McGuire]]
 
|-
 
|-
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| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Eddie Olczyk]]
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''[[Bob Harwood]]''
+
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''Bob Harwood''
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Brian Engblom]], and [[Mark Messier]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Brian Engblom]], and [[Mark Messier]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Mike Emrick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''[[Bob Harwood]]''
+
|''[[Christine Simpson]]'' and ''Bob Harwood''
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Brian Engblom]], and [[Mark Messier]]
 
|[[Keith Jones (ice hockey)|Keith Jones]], [[Brian Engblom]], and [[Mark Messier]]
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|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] (Games 1–2)
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] (Games 1–2)
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]] and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]] and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] <!-- John Davidson called the 2004 Finals for ESPN/ABC; DO NOT unmerge cell-->
| rowspan="2" |''[[Erin Andrews]]''<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=August 14, 2009|title=ESPN's Andrews catches lot of eyes|url=https://www.dailycamera.com/2009/08/14/espns-andrews-catches-lot-of-eyes/|work=Daily Camera|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.tampabay.com/sports/lightning/2020/05/16/how-erin-andrews-first-gig-with-the-lightning-kick-started-her-broadcast-career/| title= How Erin Andrews’ first gig with the Lightning kick-started her broadcast career| work=Mari Faiello ([[Tampa Bay Times]])| date= May 16, 2020| access-date= March 27, 2021}}</ref>, ''[[Sam Ryan]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]]'', and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
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| rowspan="2" |''[[Darren Pang]]''<!-- DO NOT put Darren Pang last -->, ''[[Sam Ryan]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]]'', and ''[[Erin Andrews]]''<!-- DO NOT put Erin Andrews first --><ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=August 14, 2009|title=ESPN's Andrews catches lot of eyes|url=https://www.dailycamera.com/2009/08/14/espns-andrews-catches-lot-of-eyes/|work=Daily Camera|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.tampabay.com/sports/lightning/2020/05/16/how-erin-andrews-first-gig-with-the-lightning-kick-started-her-broadcast-career/| title= How Erin Andrews' first gig with the Lightning kick-started her broadcast career| work=Mari Faiello ([[Tampa Bay Times]])| date= May 16, 2020| access-date= March 27, 2021}}</ref>
| rowspan="2" |[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]] and [[Chris Berman]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]<!-- DO NOT add Chris Berman -->
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2003 SCF Anaheim Devils NJ game 1|id=GGufvUCrs2o}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2003 SCF Anaheim NJ game 2|id=Y9Kx54RaaDQ}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2003 SCF Anaheim Devils NJ game 1|id=GGufvUCrs2o}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2003 SCF Anaheim NJ game 2|id=Y9Kx54RaaDQ}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
|[[Bill Clement]]
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|[[Bill Clement]] <!-- DO NOT add John Davidson -->
| rowspan="2" |''[[Sam Ryan]]'', ''[[Brian Engblom]]'', and ''[[Darren Pang]]''<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2003-jun-03-sp-penner3-story.html| title= Berman Ought to Get His Eviction Notice| work=Mike Penner ([[Los Angeles Times]])| date= June 3, 2003| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
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| rowspan="2" |''[[Brian Engblom]]'', ''[[Darren Pang]]'', and ''[[Sam Ryan]]''<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2003-jun-03-sp-penner3-story.html| title= Berman Ought to Get His Eviction Notice| work=Mike Penner ([[Los Angeles Times]])| date= June 3, 2003| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
| rowspan="2" |[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]] and [[Chris Berman]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://nypost.com/2003/04/25/brand-berman-espn-shameless/| title= BRAND BERMAN & ESPN SHAMELESS|author=Phil Mushnick| work=[[New York Post]]| date= April 25, 2003| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
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| rowspan="2" |[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]] and [[Chris Berman]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://nypost.com/2003/04/25/brand-berman-espn-shameless/| title= BRAND BERMAN & ESPN SHAMELESS| work=Phil Mushnick ([[New York Post]])| date= April 25, 2003| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] (Games 3–7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 3 - New Jersey Devils @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim|id=7sFZo88mRxg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 4 - New Jersey Devils @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim|id=zC556yU0NeA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 5 - Mighty Ducks of Anaheim @ New Jersey Devils|id=Pbd2ZRjU_nk}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/06/sports/hockey-game-5-tv-analysis-abc-and-espn-script-grabs-more-eyeballs.html| title= HOCKEY: Game 5 TV Analysis; ABC and ESPN Script Grabs More Eyeballs| work=Joe Lapointe ([[New York Times]])| date= June 6, 2003| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 6 - New Jersey Devils @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim|id=Xt57UmX1C4Y}}</ref><ref name=":45">{{YouTube|2003 Stanley Cup Final Game 7 Anaheim at New Jersey 6 9 2003|id=PknKlbdIqo0}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] (Games 3–7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 3 - New Jersey Devils @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim|id=7sFZo88mRxg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 4 - New Jersey Devils @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim|id=zC556yU0NeA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 5 - Mighty Ducks of Anaheim @ New Jersey Devils|id=Pbd2ZRjU_nk}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/06/sports/hockey-game-5-tv-analysis-abc-and-espn-script-grabs-more-eyeballs.html| title= HOCKEY: Game 5 TV Analysis; ABC and ESPN Script Grabs More Eyeballs| work=Joe Lapointe ([[New York Times]])| date= June 6, 2003| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 2003 - Game 6 - New Jersey Devils @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim|id=Xt57UmX1C4Y}}</ref><ref name=":29">{{YouTube|2003 Stanley Cup Final Game 7 Anaheim at New Jersey 6 9 2003|id=PknKlbdIqo0}}</ref>
|[[Bill Clement]] and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=April 18, 2003|title=ABC Sports announces its hockey broadcast teams|url=http://www.espn.com/abcsports/pressreleases/s/2003/0107/1488594.html|work=ESPN|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|[[Bill Clement]] and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=April 18, 2003|title=ABC Sports announces its hockey broadcast teams|url=http://www.espn.com/abcsports/pressreleases/s/2003/0107/1488594.html|work=ESPN|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2002 Stanley Cup Finals|2002]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=June 5, 2002|title=Press Release: 2002 STANLEY CUP FINALS OPEN TUESDAY, JUNE 4|url=https://www.nhl.com/hurricanes/news/press-release-2002-stanley-cup-finals-open-tuesday-june-4/c-472596|work=NHL|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2002 Stanley Cup Finals|2002]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=June 5, 2002|title=Press Release: 2002 STANLEY CUP FINALS OPEN TUESDAY, JUNE 4|url=https://www.nhl.com/hurricanes/news/press-release-2002-stanley-cup-finals-open-tuesday-june-4/c-472596|work=NHL|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
| rowspan="2" |''[[Brian Engblom]]'', ''[[Darren Pang]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]]'', and ''[[Al Morganti]]''
+
| rowspan="2" |''[[Brian Engblom]]'' and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]]
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|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] and [[Barry Melrose]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] and [[Barry Melrose]]
 
|-
 
|-
  +
| rowspan="2" |[[2001 Stanley Cup Finals|2001]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Jacobs|first=Jeff|date=June 1, 2001|title=OUR ULTIMATE OPPONENT|url=https://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-xpm-2001-06-01-0106011615-story.html|work=[[Hartford Courant]]|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref>
| rowspan="2" |[[2001 Stanley Cup Finals|2001]]
 
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 1: Colorado Avalanche 5, New Jersey Devils 0|id=1OnuVnIT7rM}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 2: New Jersey Devils 1, Colorado Avalanche 1|id=bLrJgmISYBk}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 1: Colorado Avalanche 5, New Jersey Devils 0|id=1OnuVnIT7rM}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 2: New Jersey Devils 1, Colorado Avalanche 1|id=bLrJgmISYBk}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Gary Thorne]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Bill Clement]]
| rowspan="2" |''[[Brian Engblom]]'', ''[[Darren Pang]]'', and ''[[Steve Levy]]''
+
| rowspan="2" |''[[Brian Engblom]]'' and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]]
 
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|-
|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] (Games 3–7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 3: Colorado Avalanche 3, New Jersey Devils 1|id=0JM1LRJePOw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 4: New Jersey Devils 3, Colorado Avalanche 2|id=Yd0T0AiOvKs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5: New Jersey Devils 4, Colorado Avalanche 1|id=HaNa_yU8dGc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 6: Colorado Avalanche 4, New Jersey Devils 0|id=ufAA3uWVJOw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 7: Colorado Avalanche 3, New Jersey Devils 1|id=NAgrwlHPDqc}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] (Games 3–7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 3: Colorado Avalanche 3, New Jersey Devils 1|id=0JM1LRJePOw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 4: New Jersey Devils 3, Colorado Avalanche 2|id=Yd0T0AiOvKs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 5: New Jersey Devils 4, Colorado Avalanche 1|id=HaNa_yU8dGc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 6: Colorado Avalanche 4, New Jersey Devils 0|id=ufAA3uWVJOw}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=Folkenflik|first=David|date=June 8, 2001|title=ABC Sports allows Game 6 of Cup Finals to be televised|url=https://www.baltimoresun.com/bs-xpm-2001-06-08-0106080005-story.html|work=[[Baltimore Sun]]|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2001 NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 7: Colorado Avalanche 3, New Jersey Devils 1|id=NAgrwlHPDqc}}</ref>
 
|[[Al Michaels]] and [[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[Al Michaels]] and [[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] and [[Barry Melrose]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] and [[Barry Melrose]]
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|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] (Game 3–6)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2000 Stanley Cup Final Game 5: Dallas Stars 1, New Jersey Devils 0 (3OT)|id=CwqJUqGRfcw}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.nytimes.com/2000/06/10/sports/tv-sports-abc-made-most-of-three-overtimes.html| title= TV SPORTS; ABC Made Most of Three Overtimes| work=Richard Sandomir ([[New York Times]])| date= June 10, 2000| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2000 Stanley Cup Final Game 6: New Jersey Devils 2, Dallas Stars 1 (2OT)|id=Buo5mTfM8Dc}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|url=https://www.si.com/vault/2000/06/19/283261/si-view|title=A Small Victory|date=June 19, 2000|first=John|last=Walters|journal=Sports Illustrated|quote=On June 7, NBC televised Game 1 of the NBA Finals and earned a 10.5 rating in the Nielsens. One night later ABC aired Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals, a triple-overtime duel for the ages in which the Stars defeated the Devils 1-0. That match earned a 4.2. That was the highest national rating a hockey game had received since {{scfy|1980}}, when the Cup-deciding Flyers-Islanders Game 6 pulled a 4.4 on CBS.}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] (Game 3–6)<ref>{{YouTube|title=2000 Stanley Cup Final Game 5: Dallas Stars 1, New Jersey Devils 0 (3OT)|id=CwqJUqGRfcw}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.nytimes.com/2000/06/10/sports/tv-sports-abc-made-most-of-three-overtimes.html| title= TV SPORTS; ABC Made Most of Three Overtimes| work=Richard Sandomir ([[New York Times]])| date= June 10, 2000| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=2000 Stanley Cup Final Game 6: New Jersey Devils 2, Dallas Stars 1 (2OT)|id=Buo5mTfM8Dc}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|url=https://www.si.com/vault/2000/06/19/283261/si-view|title=A Small Victory|date=June 19, 2000|first=John|last=Walters|journal=Sports Illustrated|quote=On June 7, NBC televised Game 1 of the NBA Finals and earned a 10.5 rating in the Nielsens. One night later ABC aired Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals, a triple-overtime duel for the ages in which the Stars defeated the Devils 1-0. That match earned a 4.2. That was the highest national rating a hockey game had received since {{scfy|1980}}, when the Cup-deciding Flyers-Islanders Game 6 pulled a 4.4 on CBS.}}</ref>
|[[Al Michaels]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=October 5, 2004|title=Sportscaster Al Michaels to Be Honored with Star on the Walk of Fame|url=http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2004/10/05/sportscaster-al-michaels-to-be-honored-with-star-on-the-walk-of-fame-17022/20041005abc01/|work=The Fulton Critic|location= |access-date=}}</ref> (Games 3–5)<br>[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]] (Game 6)
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|[[Al Michaels]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=October 5, 2004|title=Sportscaster Al Michaels to Be Honored with Star on the Walk of Fame|url=http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2004/10/05/sportscaster-al-michaels-to-be-honored-with-star-on-the-walk-of-fame-17022/20041005abc01/|work=The Fulton Critic|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{Cite news|title=TRUTH & RUMOURS|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/truth-rumours/article768011/|access-date=2021-04-15}}</ref> (Games 3–5)<br>[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]] (Game 6)
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] and [[Barry Melrose]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] and [[Barry Melrose]]
 
|}
 
|}
=====Notes=====
 
   
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===== Notes =====
*Following the [[2003–04 NHL season|2003–04 season]], [[ESPN National Hockey Night|ESPN]] was only willing to renew its contract for two additional years at $60 million per year.<ref>{{cite news|title=NHL announces TV deal with NBC|url=https://www.usatoday.com/sports/hockey/nhl/2004-05-19-martzke-nbc_x.htm|author=Rudy Martzke|newspaper=USA Today|date=May 19, 2004|access-date=July 2, 2012}}</ref> ABC refused to televise the Stanley Cup Finals in [[prime time]], suggesting that the Finals games it would telecast be played on weekend afternoons (including a potential Game 7). [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]] executives later conceded that they overpaid for the 1999–2004 deal, so the company's offer to renew the television rights was lower in 2004.<ref>{{cite journal|url=http://www.medialifemagazine.com/news2001/apr01/apr09/4_thurs/news1thursday.html|title=Sports TV get pricier and pricier. Here's why|author=Kevin Downey|journal=Media Life Magazine|date=April 12, 2001|url-status=dead|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20081013043902/http://www.medialifemagazine.com/news2001/apr01/apr09/4_thurs/news1thursday.html|archive-date=13 October 2008|df=dmy-all}}</ref>
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* Following the [[2003–04 NHL season|2003–04 season]], [[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]] was only willing to renew its contract for two additional years at $60 million per year.<ref>{{cite news|title=NHL announces TV deal with NBC|url=https://www.usatoday.com/sports/hockey/nhl/2004-05-19-martzke-nbc_x.htm|author=Rudy Martzke|newspaper=USA Today|date=May 19, 2004|access-date=July 2, 2012}}</ref> ABC refused to televise the Stanley Cup Finals in [[prime time]], suggesting that the Finals games it would telecast be played on weekend afternoons (including a potential Game 7). [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]] executives later conceded that they overpaid for the 1999–2004 deal, so the company's offer to renew the television rights was lower in 2004.<ref>{{cite journal|url=http://www.medialifemagazine.com/news2001/apr01/apr09/4_thurs/news1thursday.html|title=Sports TV get pricier and pricier. Here's why|author=Kevin Downey|journal=Media Life Magazine|date=April 12, 2001|url-status=dead|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20081013043902/http://www.medialifemagazine.com/news2001/apr01/apr09/4_thurs/news1thursday.html|archive-date=13 October 2008|df=dmy-all}}</ref>
 
* 2003 was the only year that [[American Broadcasting Company|ABC]] broadcast both the [[2003 NBA Finals|NBA]] and the [[2003 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] that involved teams from one city in the same year, as both the [[2002–03 New Jersey Nets season|New Jersey Nets]] and the [[2002–03 New Jersey Devils season|New Jersey Devils]] were in their respective league's finals. During ABC's broadcast of game three between the [[2002–03 San Antonio Spurs season|San Antonio Spurs]] and the Nets in [[New Jersey]] on June 8, [[Brad Nessler]], [[Tom Tolbert]] and [[Bill Walton]] said that ABC was in a unique situation getting ready for both that game and Game 7 of the [[2003 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] between the Devils and the [[2002–03 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim season|Mighty Ducks of Anaheim]] the following night, also at [[Continental Airlines Arena]]. [[Gary Thorne]], [[Bill Clement]], and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] mentioned this the following night, and thanked Nessler, Tolbert and Walton for promoting ABC's broadcast of game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals.<ref name=":45" />
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* 2003 was the only year that [[ESPN on ABC|ABC]] broadcast both the [[2003 NBA Finals|NBA]] and the [[2003 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] that involved teams from one city in the same year, as both the [[2002–03 New Jersey Nets season|New Jersey Nets]] and the [[2002–03 New Jersey Devils season|New Jersey Devils]] were in their respective league's finals. During ABC's broadcast of game three between the [[2002–03 San Antonio Spurs season|San Antonio Spurs]] and the Nets in [[New Jersey]] on June 8, [[Brad Nessler]], [[Tom Tolbert]], and [[Bill Walton]] said that ABC was in a unique situation getting ready for both that game and Game 7 of the [[2003 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] between the Devils and the [[2002–03 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim season|Mighty Ducks of Anaheim]] the following night, also at [[Continental Airlines Arena]]. [[Gary Thorne]], [[Bill Clement]], and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] mentioned this the following night, and thanked Nessler, Tolbert, and Walton for promoting ABC's broadcast of game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals.<ref name=":29" />
 
* As part of [[NHL on NBC|NBC]]'s coverage, ''[[Pierre McGuire]]'', while positioned as the "Inside-the-Glass" reporter, provides color commentary from his vantage point - known as "Inside-the-Glass".
 
 
* 2005: Had the season not been canceled, [[ESPN National Hockey Night|ESPN]] would have televised the Games 1 and 2, and [[NHL on NBC|NBC]] would have aired Games 3–7.
 
   
 
====1990s====
 
====1990s====
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!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
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![[Color commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
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|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
|''[[Brian Engblom]]'', ''[[Darren Pang]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]]'', and ''[[Al Morganti]]''
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|''[[Brian Engblom]]'' and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
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|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]<ref>{{cite news |author=Milton Kent|date=June 11, 1998|title=ESPN's Clement feels Caps' pain, revels in success|url=https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/bs-xpm-1998-06-11-1998162070-story.html|work=[[Baltimore Sun]]|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
|[[Bill Clement]]<ref>{{cite news |author=Milton Kent|date=June 11, 1998|title=ESPN's Clement feels Caps' pain, revels in success|url=https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/bs-xpm-1998-06-11-1998162070-story.html|work=[[Baltimore Sun]]|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref>
|''[[Brian Engblom]]'', ''[[Darren Pang]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]]'', and ''[[Al Morganti]]''
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|''[[Brian Engblom]]'' and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]] and [[Darren Pang]]
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|[[Mike Emrick]]
 
|[[Mike Emrick]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
|''[[Joe Micheletti]]'' and ''[[Sandra Neil]]''
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|''[[Joe Micheletti]]'' and ''Sandra Neil''
 
|[[James Brown (sportscaster)|James Brown]]
 
|[[James Brown (sportscaster)|James Brown]]
 
|[[Dave Maloney]]
 
|[[Dave Maloney]]
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|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]]
|[[NHL on Fox|Fox]] (Games 1, 4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=New Jersey Devils at Detroit Red Wings - Game 1 (1995 Stanley Cup Final) [COMPLETE COVERAGE]|id=YA5dgMnXYE4}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Detroit Red Wings at New Jersey Devils - Game 4 (1995 Stanley Cup Final) [COMPLETE COVERAGE])|id=fA4Fhn9ZWNc}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on Fox|Fox]] (Games 1, 4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=New Jersey Devils at Detroit Red Wings - Game 1 (1995 Stanley Cup Final) [COMPLETE COVERAGE]|id=YA5dgMnXYE4}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Detroit Red Wings at New Jersey Devils - Game 4 (1995 Stanley Cup Final) [COMPLETE COVERAGE])|id=fA4Fhn9ZWNc}}</ref><ref name="Ratings">{{cite news|title=FOX'S RATING IN FINALE SOARS|date=June 26, 1995|newspaper=The Buffalo News|page=D3}}</ref>
 
|[[Mike Emrick]]
 
|[[Mike Emrick]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
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|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
|''[[Al Morganti]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]]'', and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
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|''[[Al Morganti]]'', ''[[Steve Levy]],'' and ''[[Darren Pang]]''
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[John Saunders (journalist)|John Saunders]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]], [[Mike Milbury]], and [[Darren Pang]]
 
|[[Barry Melrose]], [[Mike Milbury]], and [[Darren Pang]]
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|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/bs-xpm-1993-06-08-1993159189-story.html| title= Canadiens now More LeClair heroics put Montreal up, 3-1 HOCKEY| work=Viv Bernstein ([[Baltimore Sun]]) | date= June 8, 1993| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Los Angeles Kings 4, Montreal Canadiens 1: Game 1, 1993 Stanley Cup Final|id=DoZMjuRs9s0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens 4, Los Angeles Kings 1: Game 5, 1993 Stanley Cup Final|id=oqyaDJQxbB4}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/bs-xpm-1993-06-08-1993159189-story.html| title= Canadiens now More LeClair heroics put Montreal up, 3-1 HOCKEY | work=Viv Bernstein ([[Baltimore Sun]]) | date= June 8, 1993 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Los Angeles Kings 4, Montreal Canadiens 1: Game 1, 1993 Stanley Cup Final|id=DoZMjuRs9s0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens 4, Los Angeles Kings 1: Game 5, 1993 Stanley Cup Final|id=oqyaDJQxbB4}}</ref>
 
|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Gary Thorne]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
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|[[NHL on SportsChannel America|SportsChannel America]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Blackhawks @ Penguins 05/26/92 {{!}} Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 1992|id=YJ4HV75ZO8Y}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Blackhawks @ Penguins 05/28/92 {{!}} Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 1992|id=64oFNjRNLWk}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL 1992 Stanley Cup Finals - Pittsburgh Penguins at Chicago Blackhawks - Game 4 Full Game|id=-vgBbF5M2zA}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on SportsChannel America|SportsChannel America]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Blackhawks @ Penguins 05/26/92 {{!}} Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 1992|id=YJ4HV75ZO8Y}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Blackhawks @ Penguins 05/28/92 {{!}} Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 1992|id=64oFNjRNLWk}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL 1992 Stanley Cup Finals - Pittsburgh Penguins at Chicago Blackhawks - Game 4 Full Game|id=-vgBbF5M2zA}}</ref>
 
|[[Jiggs McDonald]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Baskin|first=Jake|date=April 15, 2020|title=NHL's all-time best voices: Broken down by American and Canadian, play-by-play and color commentators|url=https://www.sportsbroadcastjournal.com/nhls-all-time-best-voices-broken-down-by-american-and-canadian-play-by-play-and-color/|work=Sports Broadcast Journal|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=Hickey Jr.|first=Patrick|date=June 9, 2017|title=Jiggs McDonald: 50 Years of Broadcasting, Islanders & More|url=https://thehockeywriters.com/thw-exclusive-jiggs-mcdonald-talks-50-years-of-broadcasting-islanders-and-more/|work=The Hockey Writers|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Jiggs McDonald]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Baskin|first=Jake|date=April 15, 2020|title=NHL's all-time best voices: Broken down by American and Canadian, play-by-play and color commentators|url=https://www.sportsbroadcastjournal.com/nhls-all-time-best-voices-broken-down-by-american-and-canadian-play-by-play-and-color/|work=Sports Broadcast Journal|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=Hickey Jr.|first=Patrick|date=June 9, 2017|title=Jiggs McDonald: 50 Years of Broadcasting, Islanders & More|url=https://thehockeywriters.com/thw-exclusive-jiggs-mcdonald-talks-50-years-of-broadcasting-islanders-and-more/|work=The Hockey Writers|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
|[[Bill Clement]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1992-05-26-9202170129-story.html| title= BLACKHAWKS` BROADCASTERS ARE PUMPED FOR CUP FINALS, TOO| work=Steve Nidetz ([[Chicago Tribune]])| date= May 26, 1992| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
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|[[Bill Clement]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1992-05-26-9202170129-story.html| title= BLACKHAWKS' BROADCASTERS ARE PUMPED FOR CUP FINALS, TOO| work=Steve Nidetz ([[Chicago Tribune]])| date= May 26, 1992| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
|''[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]''
 
|''[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]''
 
|[[Mike Emrick]]
 
|[[Mike Emrick]]
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1992-06-01-9202190025-story.html| title= NHL`S TV POLICY RILES ANNOUNCERS | work=Steve Nidetz ([[Chicago Tribune]]) | date= June 1, 1992 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
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|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1992-06-01-9202190025-story.html| title= NHL'S TV POLICY RILES ANNOUNCERS | work=Steve Nidetz ([[Chicago Tribune]]) | date= June 1, 1992 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
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|[[1991 Stanley Cup Finals|1991]]
 
|[[1991 Stanley Cup Finals|1991]]
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|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Mark Messier Interview - 1990 Stanley Cup|id=OEJA0-LMqt8}}</ref>
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Mark Messier Interview - 1990 Stanley Cup|id=OEJA0-LMqt8}}</ref>
 
|}
 
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=====Notes=====
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* [[NHL on Fox|Fox]] split coverage of the [[List of Stanley Cup champions|Stanley Cup Finals]] with [[ESPN National Hockey Night|ESPN]]. Game 1 of the [[1995 Stanley Cup Finals]] was the first Finals game shown on network television since [[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]] and the first in [[prime time]] since [[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]. Games 1, 5, and 7 were usually scheduled to be televised by Fox; and Games 2, 3, 4, and 6 were set to air on ESPN. However, from [[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]] to [[1998 Stanley Cup Finals|1998]],<ref>{{cite news |last=Shaprio|first=Leonard|date=June 13, 1998|title=In Stanley Cup Faceoff, Fox, ESPN Play to a Draw|url=https://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/sports/capitals/longterm/1998/stanleycup/articles/waves13.htm|work=The Washington Post|location= |access-date=}}</ref> the Finals matches were all four game sweeps; the [[1999 Stanley Cup Finals|1999 Finals]] ended in six games. The consequence was that – except for 1995, when Fox did televise Game 4 – the decisive Game 7 was never shown on network television. Perhaps in recognition of this, Games 3 through 7 were always televised by [[American Broadcasting Company|ABC]] in the succeeding broadcast agreement between the NHL and [[NHL on ABC|ABC Sports]]/[[ESPN National Hockey Night|ESPN]].
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**[[KTVU]], the Fox affiliate in the [[San Francisco Bay Area]], dropped Game 4 of the 1995 Stanley Cup Finals (June 24) for a [[1995 San Francisco Giants season|San Francisco Giants]] game. The game between the Giants and [[1995 Florida Marlins season|Florida Marlins]] in [[Hard Rock Stadium|Miami]] had a long rain-delay. This allowed for KTVU to broadcast the hockey game after-all. However, the baseball game finally started before the hockey game ended. KTVU got a lot of complaints, so they re-aired the end of the hockey game next Saturday (July 1).
   
 
====1980s====
 
====1980s====
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|[[1988 Stanley Cup Finals|1988]]
 
|[[1988 Stanley Cup Finals|1988]]
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Oilers-Bruins in the Fog - 1988 Stanley Cup|id=aC06By4HNAA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Power Outage at Boston Garden (ESPN; May 24, 1988)|id=n0ZA0wPprjI}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Oilers-Bruins in the Fog - 1988 Stanley Cup|id=aC06By4HNAA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Power Outage at Boston Garden (ESPN; May 24, 1988)|id=n0ZA0wPprjI}}</ref>
|[[Mike Emrick]]<ref name=":33">{{cite news |last=Deitsch|first=Richard|date=May 28, 2018|title=Media Circus: Mike Emrick on the amazing Golden Knights, how much longer he wants to call games, and life away from the rink|url=https://theathletic.com/370549/2018/05/28/media-circus-mike-emrick-on-the-amazing-golden-knights-how-much-longer-he-wants-to-call-games-and-life-away-from-the-rink/|work=The Athletic|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref name=":38">{{Cite web|title=HockeyBuzz.com - Scoop Cooper - MY FRIEND MIKE "DOC" EMRICK ENTERS THE HOCKEY HALL OF FAME|url=https://www.hockeybuzz.com/blog.php?post_id=15612|access-date=2021-03-12|website=www.hockeybuzz.com}}</ref>
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|[[Mike Emrick]]<ref name=":4">{{cite news|last=Deitsch|first=Richard|date=May 28, 2018|title=Media Circus: Mike Emrick on the amazing Golden Knights, how much longer he wants to call games, and life away from the rink|work=The Athletic|location=|url=https://theathletic.com/370549/2018/05/28/media-circus-mike-emrick-on-the-amazing-golden-knights-how-much-longer-he-wants-to-call-games-and-life-away-from-the-rink/|access-date=}}</ref><ref name=":30">{{Cite web|title=HockeyBuzz.com - Scoop Cooper - MY FRIEND MIKE "DOC" EMRICK ENTERS THE HOCKEY HALL OF FAME|url=https://www.hockeybuzz.com/blog.php?post_id=15612|access-date=2021-03-12|website=www.hockeybuzz.com}}</ref>
 
|[[Bill Clement]] (Games 1–4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (1st Period)|id=wign-e2DT-0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (2nd Period)|id=UCpSMU8BOKs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (3rd Period)|id=Km3H9LLT0cU}}</ref><br>[[Mickey Redmond]] (Game 5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 (1st Period)|id=3n0Z__HXXvc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 (2nd Period)|id=S695nZZCojk}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 (3rd Period)|id=waM2mRH00-w}}</ref>
 
|[[Bill Clement]] (Games 1–4)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (1st Period)|id=wign-e2DT-0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (2nd Period)|id=UCpSMU8BOKs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (3rd Period)|id=Km3H9LLT0cU}}</ref><br>[[Mickey Redmond]] (Game 5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 (1st Period)|id=3n0Z__HXXvc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 (2nd Period)|id=S695nZZCojk}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Bruins vs. Oilers 1988 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 (3rd Period)|id=waM2mRH00-w}}</ref>
 
|[[Mickey Redmond]] (Games 1–4)
 
|[[Mickey Redmond]] (Games 1–4)
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|[[1987 Stanley Cup Finals|1987]]
 
|[[1987 Stanley Cup Finals|1987]]
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Stanley Cup Final 1987 - Game 2 - Philadelphia Flyers @ Edmonton Oilers|id=v9HN3cWtsuw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final - Edmonton vs. Philadelphia, Game 3, PART 1|id=EPb9h5TcOzY}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final - Edmonton vs. Philadelphia, Game 3, PART 2|id=QnGPVWINAiw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 1987 - Game 7 - Philadelphia Flyers @ Edmonton Oilers|id=GRRwG7RSUUg}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Stanley Cup Final 1987 - Game 2 - Philadelphia Flyers @ Edmonton Oilers|id=v9HN3cWtsuw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final - Edmonton vs. Philadelphia, Game 3, PART 1|id=EPb9h5TcOzY}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final - Edmonton vs. Philadelphia, Game 3, PART 2|id=QnGPVWINAiw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 1987 - Game 7 - Philadelphia Flyers @ Edmonton Oilers|id=GRRwG7RSUUg}}</ref>
|[[Mike Emrick]]<ref name=":33" /><ref name=":38" />
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|[[Mike Emrick]]<ref name=":4" /><ref name=":30" />
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
 
|[[Bill Clement]]
|colspan="2"|[[Tom Mees]]
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| colspan="2" |[[Tom Mees]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]
 
|[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]
 
|[[NHL on ESPN|ESPN]]
 
|[[Sam Rosen (sportscaster)|Sam Rosen]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Calgary Flames 5, Montreal Canadiens 2: Game 1, 1986 Stanley Cup Final (3RD PERIOD ONLY)|id=H7z3CBa_KMo}}</ref> (Games 1–2)<br>[[Ken Wilson (sportscaster)|Ken Wilson]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=*Flames - Habs bench clearing brawl 5/22/86 Finals|id=DiSZAzxNMMo}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens vs Calgary Flames Stanley Cup Gm 5 (5-24-1986) "Montreal Wins 23rd Cup"|id=fThoNmcEKZ0}}</ref> (Games 3–5)
 
|[[Sam Rosen (sportscaster)|Sam Rosen]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Calgary Flames 5, Montreal Canadiens 2: Game 1, 1986 Stanley Cup Final (3RD PERIOD ONLY)|id=H7z3CBa_KMo}}</ref> (Games 1–2)<br>[[Ken Wilson (sportscaster)|Ken Wilson]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=*Flames - Habs bench clearing brawl 5/22/86 Finals|id=DiSZAzxNMMo}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens vs Calgary Flames Stanley Cup Gm 5 (5-24-1986) "Montreal Wins 23rd Cup"|id=fThoNmcEKZ0}}</ref> (Games 3–5)
|[[Mickey Redmond]] (in Calgary)<br>[[Bill Clement]] (in Montréal)
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|[[Mickey Redmond]] (in Calgary)<br>[[Bill Clement]] (in Montreal)
 
|''[[Jim Kelly (sportscaster)|Jim Kelly]]''
 
|''[[Jim Kelly (sportscaster)|Jim Kelly]]''
 
|[[Tom Mees]]
 
|[[Tom Mees]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1985 Stanley Cup Finals|1985]]
 
|[[1985 Stanley Cup Finals|1985]]
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|[[NHL on USA|USA Network]]
|[[NHL on USA|USA Network]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.mcall.com/news/mc-xpm-1985-05-21-2470904-story.html| title= KERR WILL PLAY AS FLYERS TAKE ON OILERS TONIGHT STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS |author=Don Shope| work=Dwork= [[The Morning Call]]) | dat May 21, 1985 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1985 Stanley Cup Final - Edmonton vs. Philadelphia, Game 1|id=tU75EjdO-E8}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Oilers @ Flyers - 1985 Stanley Cup G # 2 (Full Game)|id=phVXItziNcM}}</ref> (in Philadelphia)<br>[[Al Albert (sportscaster)|Al Albert]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Flyers @ Oilers 05/30/85 {{!}} Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 1985|id=8S94a4wFqS0}}</ref> <ref>{{cite news |last=Best|first=Neil|date=April 15, 2015|title=Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire to call Stanley Cup playoffs of USA Network|url=https://www.newsday.com/sports/media/kenny-albert-pierre-mcguire-to-call-stanley-cup-playoffs-of-usa-network-1.10270145|work=Newsday|location= |access-date=}}</ref> (in Edmonton)
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|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1985 Stanley Cup Final - Edmonton vs. Philadelphia, Game 1|id=tU75EjdO-E8}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Oilers @ Flyers - 1985 Stanley Cup G # 2 (Full Game)|id=phVXItziNcM}}</ref> (in Philadelphia)<br>[[Al Albert (sportscaster)|Al Albert]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Flyers @ Oilers 05/30/85 {{!}} Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 1985|id=8S94a4wFqS0}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=Best|first=Neil|date=April 15, 2015|title=Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire to call Stanley Cup playoffs of USA Network|url=https://www.newsday.com/sports/media/kenny-albert-pierre-mcguire-to-call-stanley-cup-playoffs-of-usa-network-1.10270145|work=Newsday|location= |access-date=}}</ref> (in Edmonton)
|[[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]] and [[Mike Liut]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1985-05-25-sp-15566-story.html| title= Bob Clarke (Left) and Bobby Clarke (Right): 2 Sides of Success With the Flyers, Who Are at Home in Stanley Cup Final--Just Like the Good Old Days : It's Bully for Broad Street Bob |author=Chris Baker| work=[[Los Angeles Times]] | date= May 25, 1985 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
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|[[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]] and [[Mike Liut]]<ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1985-05-25-sp-15566-story.html| title= Bob Clarke (Left) and Bobby Clarke (Right): 2 Sides of Success With the Flyers, Who Are at Home in Stanley Cup Final--Just Like the Good Old Days : It's Bully for Broad Street Bob | work=Chris Baker ([[Los Angeles Times]]) | date= May 25, 1985 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Al Trautwig]]
 
|[[Al Trautwig]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[1984 Stanley Cup Finals|1984]]
 
|[[1984 Stanley Cup Finals|1984]]
|[[NHL on USA|USA Network]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Nugent-Bowman|first=Daniel|date=June 4, 2019|title=How a third-line grinder launched the star-filled Oilers to their first Stanley Cup and a hockey dynasty|url=https://theathletic.com/981006/2019/06/04/how-a-third-line-grinder-launched-the-star-filled-oilers-to-their-first-stanley-cup-and-a-hockey-dynasty/|work=The Athletic|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on USA|USA Network]]<ref name=":12">{{cite news |last=Nugent-Bowman|first=Daniel|date=June 4, 2019|title=How a third-line grinder launched the star-filled Oilers to their first Stanley Cup and a hockey dynasty|url=https://theathletic.com/981006/2019/06/04/how-a-third-line-grinder-launched-the-star-filled-oilers-to-their-first-stanley-cup-and-a-hockey-dynasty/|work=The Athletic|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 1 1984 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders USA Network|id=TE5ZvGtIXTg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 2 1984 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders USA Network|id=TPhz5G9PoGU}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1984 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Oilers USA Network|id=j_Zs9MWg9HU}}</ref>
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 1 1984 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders USA Network|id=TE5ZvGtIXTg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 2 1984 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders USA Network|id=TPhz5G9PoGU}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1984 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Oilers USA Network|id=j_Zs9MWg9HU}}</ref>
 
|[[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]]
 
|[[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[1983 Stanley Cup Finals|1983]]
 
|[[1983 Stanley Cup Finals|1983]]
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|[[NHL on USA|USA Network]]<ref name=":12" />
|[[NHL on USA|USA Network]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Nugent-Bowman|first=Daniel|date=June 4, 2019|title=How a third-line grinder launched the star-filled Oilers to their first Stanley Cup and a hockey dynasty|url=https://theathletic.co.uk/981006/2019/06/04/how-a-third-line-grinder-launched-the-star-filled-oilers-to-their-first-stanley-cup-and-a-hockey-dynasty/|work=The Athletic|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 1 1983 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Oilers (USA Network)|id=OW4W3hQKUjQ}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 2 1983 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Oilers (USA Network)|id=8PK_rT4m5Os}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 - 1983 Stanley Cup Finals - Edmonton Oilers @ New York Islanders - USA Network w/ Dan Kelly|id=Zth93Am6RdA}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders USA Network|id=_6iBseH9u7Q}}</ref>
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|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 1 1983 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Oilers (USA Network)|id=OW4W3hQKUjQ}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 2 1983 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Oilers (USA Network)|id=8PK_rT4m5Os}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders (USA Network)|id=pAdK4i1DG8E}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders USA Network|id=_6iBseH9u7Q}}</ref>
 
|[[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]]
 
|[[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]]
 
|
 
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|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]]
|[[NHL on Hughes|Hughes]] (Games 1–5)<ref name=":15">{{YouTube|title=New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers - Game 1 - 1980 Stanley Cup Finals - 5/13/80 - Complete|id=l6jHPZDJODU}}</ref><ref name=":16">{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1980 Stanley Cup Final Flyers at Islanders|id=jWq_j50_rK8}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on Hughes|Hughes]] (Games 1–5)<ref name=":15" /><ref name=":16" />
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (Games 1–4; 2nd half, [[Overtime (ice hockey)|OT]] of Game 1, and Game 5; 1st half)<br>[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]] (Games 1–2; 1st half)<br>[[Jim Robson]]<ref name=":18" /> (Games 3–4; 1st half and Game 5; 2nd half)
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (Games 1–4; 2nd half, [[Overtime (ice hockey)|OT]] of Game 1, and Game 5; 1st half)<br>[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]] (Games 1–2; 1st half)<br>[[Jim Robson]]<ref name=":18" /> (Games 3–4; 1st half and Game 5; 2nd half)
|[[Gary Dornhoefer]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Gary Dornhoefer]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
|[[Howie Meeker]]
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|[[Don Cherry]] and [[Howie Meeker]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[NHL on CBS|CBS]] (Game 6)<ref>{{YouTube|id=4RqaCoGxvxU|title=1980 Stanley Cup Final Game 6 Flyers at Islanders CBS feed}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on CBS|CBS]] (Game 6)<ref>{{YouTube|id=4RqaCoGxvxU|title=1980 Stanley Cup Final Game 6 Flyers at Islanders CBS feed}}</ref>
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======Notes======
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===== Notes =====
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* [[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]] - Games 1-5 on [[NHL on Hughes|Hughes]] used [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]'s feed. For [[NHL on CBS|CBS]]' coverage of Game 6 (which served as a special edition of the ''[[CBS Sports Spectacular]]'' anthology series), [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{cite news|title=NHL announcer Kelly has fans on both sides of mike|author=Rachel Shuster|newspaper=[[USA Today]]|publisher=[[Gannett Company]]|page=3C|date=February 8, 1989}}</ref> did play-by-play for 1st and 3rd periods as well as overtime. Meanwhile, [[Tim Ryan (sportscaster)|Tim Ryan]]<ref>{{cite book|title=Birth of a Dynasty: The 1980 New York Islanders|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=no8-Q-ZE1z0C&q=1980+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+CBS&pg=PT118|author=Alan Hahn|date = August 2012|publisher=Visible Ink Press|isbn= 9781613211632}}</ref> did play-by-play for the second period. [[1979–80 Minnesota North Stars season|Minnesota North Stars]]' general manager [[Lou Nanne]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Hahn, Nystrom|first=Alan, Bob|author-link= |date= August 2012|title=Birth of a Dynasty: The 1980 New York Islanders|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=_GqCDwAAQBAJ&q=Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+CBC+Gary+Dornhoefer&pg=PT127|location= |publisher= |page= |isbn=9781613211632}}</ref> provided color commentary for the entire game. This was the last time that a National Hockey League game would be broadcast on American network television for 10 years (until the [[41st National Hockey League All-Star Game|1990 NHL All-Star Game]] aired on [[NHL on NBC|NBC]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Around the NHL|newspaper=[[The Washington Post]]|date=March 29, 1989}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title='American Sportsman' makes strong comeback|author=Rachel Shuster|newspaper=USA Today|publisher=Gannett Company|page=3C|date=March 29, 1989}}</ref><ref>{{cite web |url=http://puckjunk.com/2018/10/29/john-ziegler-did-more-harm-than-good-for-hockey/|title=John Ziegler Did More Harm Than Good for Hockey|last=Barry|first=Sal|date=October 29, 2018|website=Punk Junk}}</ref>), and the Stanley Cup Finals game on broadcast-network television until [[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]].<ref>{{cite news |last=Daniel|first=Al|date=May 17, 2020|title=NHL on Fox established hockey's lasting U.S. network presence|url=https://fansided.com/2020/05/17/nhl-on-fox-established-hockeys-lasting-us-network-presence/|work=Fansided|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
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**CBS was mainly influenced by the [[United States men's national ice hockey team|United States men's Olympic hockey team]]'s surprise [[Ice hockey at the 1980 Winter Olympics|gold medal victory]] (dubbed "[[Miracle on Ice|The Miracle on Ice]]") in [[Lake Placid, New York|Lake Placid]] several months prior.<ref>{{cite web|title=Those who do not learn from history…..|url=http://prohockeynews.com/those-who-do-not-learn-from-history/|author=Kenneth Holdren|website=Pro Hockey News|date=March 19, 2012}}</ref> CBS agreed to pay [[United States dollar|$]]37 million to broadcast the sixth game. In return, the NHL happily moved<ref>{{cite book |last=Fischler|first=Stan|date= 13 October 2015|title=The Handy Hockey Answer Book|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=u8CHCgAAQBAJ&q=1980+stanley+cup+finals+on+cbs+game+6+afternoon&pg=PA162|page=162|isbn= 9781578595679}}</ref> the starting time from [[prime time]] to the afternoon.<ref>{{cite news |date=May 22, 1980|title=The Nati League's golden opportunity lo showcase Ms Stanley Cup final game on network television might be canceled because one team is too good.|url=https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/45975174/|newspaper=The Gettysburg Times}}</ref> The Saturday afternoon game was the first full [[American network television|American network]] telecast of an NHL game since Game 5 of the [[1975 Stanley Cup Finals]] aired on NBC. Game 6 pulled a 4.4 rating on CBS.<ref>{{cite journal|title=A Small Victory|url=https://www.si.com/vault/2000/06/19/283261/si-view|author=John Walters|journal=Sports Illustrated|publisher=Time Inc.|date=June 19, 2000}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=Armour|first=Terry|date=January 19, 1990|title=HOCKEY RETURNS TO NETWORK TV WITH ALL-STAR GAME|url=https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:84FSM1OPAg8J:https://www.dailypress.com/news/dp-xpm-19900119-1990-01-19-9001180311-story.html+&cd=19&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us|work=Daily Press|location= |access-date=}}</ref> After the game ended, except for its [[owned-and-operated station]]s in [[WCBS-TV|New York City]] and [[WCAU|Philadelphia]], CBS discontinued the telecast and went to a previously-scheduled [[PGA Tour on CBS|golf telecast]].<ref>{{cite book |last=Hahn|first=Alan|title=Birth of a Dynasty: The 1980 New York Islanders|year=2004|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=9y9uyvxbEmkC&q=1980+stanley+cup+finals+on+cbs+game+6&pg=PA101|page=101|isbn= 9781582613338}}</ref> New York and Philadelphia viewers saw a [[post-game show]] before the network joined the very end of the golf broadcast. Given that the game went into overtime, CBS cut away from hockey during the intermission between the end of regulation and the start of overtime to present ten minutes of live [[Memorial Tournament|golf coverage]], with the golf announcers repeatedly mentioning that the network would return to hockey in time for the start of sudden-death.
*[[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]] - Games 1-5 on [[NHL on Hughes|Hughes]] used [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]'s feed. For [[NHL on CBS|CBS]]' coverage of Game 6 (which served as a special edition of the ''[[CBS Sports Spectacular]]'' anthology series), [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] did play-by-play for 1st and 3rd periods as well as overtime. Meanwhile, [[Tim Ryan (sportscaster)|Tim Ryan]] did play-by-play for the second period. [[1979–80 Minnesota North Stars season|Minnesota North Stars]]' general manager [[Lou Nanne]] provided color commentary for the entire game. This was the last time that a National Hockey League game would be broadcast on American network television for 10 years (until the [[41st National Hockey League All-Star Game|1990 NHL All-Star Game]] aired on [[NHL on NBC|NBC]]), and the Stanley Cup Finals game on broadcast-network television until [[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]].
 
*[[NHL on USA|USA Network]] [[Simulcasting|simulcasted]] the [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] feed for the [[1981 Stanley Cup Finals]] instead of producing their own coverage.
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* [[NHL on USA|USA Network]] [[Simulcasting|simulcast]] the [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] feed for the [[1981 Stanley Cup Finals]] instead of producing their own coverage.
*In the {{NHL Year|1981}} season,<ref>{{YouTube|title=John Tonelli Recaps His Playoff OT Goal (Apr. 13, 1982)|id=B-b6TwAHhSY}}</ref> [[Al Trautwig]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1984 USA promo NHL coverage|id=tIMONRTibNI}}</ref> took over as studio host for USA Network. Dan Kelly did play-by-play with either [[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]]<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/page.htm?id=59765|title=Gary Green|work=NHL.com|access-date=2010-07-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=STARS CHASING BELLOWS; NANNE SEEKS BRUIN DEAL|date=May 9, 1982|first=Francis|last=Rosa|newspaper=Boston Globe|page=1}}</ref> or [[Rod Gilbert]] on color commentary. For the [[1981–82 NHL season|playoffs]], Dick Carlson and [[Al Albert (sportscaster)|Al Albert]]<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/pacers/media/al_albert_bio.html|title=Al Albert|work=pacers.com|access-date=2017-04-29|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20120907125504/http://www.nba.com/pacers/media/al_albert_bio.html|archive-date=2012-09-07|url-status=dead}}</ref> were added as play-by-play voices of some games. Meanwhile, [[Jim Van Horne]] hosted [[1982 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] games played in Vancouver. Things pretty much remained the same for USA during the {{NHL Year|1982}} season. Dan Kelly and Gary Green called most games, while Al Albert did play-by-play on several [[1983 Stanley Cup Finals|playoff]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Black Hawks have to heal fast|date=April 22, 1983|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|page=D1|first=Neil|last=Milbert}}</ref> games and hosted the [[1983 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] games from [[Nassau Coliseum]].<ref>{{YouTube|title=1983 Stanley Cup Celebration All 3 TV Feeds Islanders Sweep Oilers|id=WArldHhQGZw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Gordie Howe Interview at Nassau Coliseum 1983|id=xZfH2vHbzPI}}</ref>
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* In the {{NHL Year|1981}} season,<ref>{{YouTube|title=John Tonelli Recaps His Playoff OT Goal (Apr. 13, 1982)|id=B-b6TwAHhSY}}</ref> [[Al Trautwig]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1984 USA promo NHL coverage|id=tIMONRTibNI}}</ref> took over as studio host for USA Network. Dan Kelly did play-by-play with either [[Gary Green (ice hockey)|Gary Green]]<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/page.htm?id=59765|title=Gary Green|work=NHL.com|access-date=2010-07-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=STARS CHASING BELLOWS; NANNE SEEKS BRUIN DEAL|date=May 9, 1982|first=Francis|last=Rosa|newspaper=Boston Globe|page=1}}</ref> or [[Rod Gilbert]] on color commentary. For the [[1981–82 NHL season|playoffs]], Dick Carlson and [[Al Albert (sportscaster)|Al Albert]]<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nba.com/pacers/media/al_albert_bio.html|title=Al Albert|work=pacers.com|access-date=2017-04-29|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20120907125504/http://www.nba.com/pacers/media/al_albert_bio.html|archive-date=2012-09-07|url-status=dead}}</ref> were added as play-by-play voices of some games. Meanwhile, [[Jim Van Horne]] hosted [[1982 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] games played in Vancouver. Things pretty much remained the same for USA during the {{NHL Year|1982}} season. Dan Kelly and Gary Green called most games, while Al Albert did play-by-play on several [[1983 Stanley Cup Finals|playoff]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Black Hawks have to heal fast|date=April 22, 1983|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|page=D1|first=Neil|last=Milbert}}</ref> games and hosted the [[1983 Stanley Cup Finals|Stanley Cup Finals]] games from [[Nassau Coliseum]].<ref>{{YouTube|title=1983 Stanley Cup Celebration All 3 TV Feeds Islanders Sweep Oilers|id=WArldHhQGZw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Gordie Howe Interview at Nassau Coliseum 1983|id=xZfH2vHbzPI}}</ref>
   
 
====1970s====
 
====1970s====
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| rowspan="2" |[[1979 Stanley Cup Finals|1979]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1979 Stanley Cup Finals|1979]]
|[[NHL Network (1975 TV program)|NHL Network]] ([[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] feed)<ref>{{cite news|title=TV Finds New Ways of Rerunning Reruns|date=May 12, 1979|newspaper=The Hendersonville (N.C.) Times-News|page=7}}</ref><ref name=":39" /><ref name=":40" /><ref name=":41" /><ref name=":42" /><ref name=":43" /><ref name=":44" />
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|[[NHL Network (1975 TV program)|NHL Network]] ([[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] feed)<ref>{{cite news|title=TV Finds New Ways of Rerunning Reruns|date=May 12, 1979|newspaper=The Hendersonville (N.C.) Times-News|page=7}}</ref><ref name=":35" /><ref name=":36" /><ref name=":37" /><ref name=":38" /><ref name=":39" /><ref name=":40" />
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (Game 2)
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (Game 2)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<br>[[Gary Dornhoefer]] (Games 1, 5)<br>[[Gerry Pinder]] (Game 2)<br>[[Bobby Orr]] (in New York)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<br>[[Gary Dornhoefer]] (Games 1, 5)<br>[[Gerry Pinder]] (Game 2)<br>[[Bobby Orr]] (in [[1978–79 New York Rangers season|New York]])
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in [[1978–79 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in [[1978–79 New York Rangers season|New York]])
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in New York)
 
|[[Howie Meeker]] (in [[1978–79 New York Rangers season|New York]])
 
|[[Howie Meeker]] (in [[1978–79 New York Rangers season|New York]])
 
|-
 
|-
|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]]<ref>{{cite news|title=NHL, ABC-TV Agree|date=May 13, 1979|agency=Associated Press|newspaper=Reading Eagle|page=89}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=May 26 Selected For a 7th Game|newspaper=New York Times|date=May 13, 1979|page=S4}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Montreal win kills ABC TV deal but Ziegler feels pact is on way|last=Ramsay|first=Donald|newspaper=The Globe and Mail|date=May 22, 1979|page=P35}}</ref>{{Cref|*}} (Game 7{{Cref|*}})
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|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]]<ref>{{cite news|date=May 13, 1979|title=NHL, ABC-TV Agree|page=89|newspaper=Reading Eagle|agency=Associated Press}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|date=1979-05-13|title=May 26 Selected For a 7th Game|language=en-US|work=[[The New York Times]]|url=https://www.nytimes.com/1979/05/13/archives/may-26-selected-for-a-7th-game.html|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|last=Ramsay|first=Donald|date=May 22, 1979|title=Montreal win kills ABC TV deal but Ziegler feels pact is on way|page=P35|newspaper=The Globe and Mail}}</ref> (Game 7){{Cref|*}}
 
|[[Al Michaels]]
 
|[[Al Michaels]]
 
|[[Bobby Clarke]] and [[Frank Gifford]]
 
|[[Bobby Clarke]] and [[Frank Gifford]]
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|[[1978 Stanley Cup Finals|1978]]
 
|[[1978 Stanley Cup Finals|1978]]
 
|[[NHL Network (1975 TV program)|NHL Network]] ([[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] feed)<ref name=":19" /><ref name=":20" /><ref name=":21" /><ref name=":22" /><ref name=":23" /><ref name=":24" />
 
|[[NHL Network (1975 TV program)|NHL Network]] ([[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] feed)<ref name=":19" /><ref name=":20" /><ref name=":21" /><ref name=":22" /><ref name=":23" /><ref name=":24" />
|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref name=":41"/> (in [[1977–78 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in [[1977–78 Boston Bruins season|Boston]])
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref name=":41" /> (in Montreal)<br>[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in Boston])
|[[Chico Resch]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Chico Resch]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] and [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in Montréal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in Boston)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] and [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in Boston)
 
|[[Lou Nanne]]
 
|[[Lou Nanne]]
 
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|-
 
|[[1976 Stanley Cup Finals|1976]]
 
|[[1976 Stanley Cup Finals|1976]]
|[[NHL Network (1975 TV program)|NHL Network]]<ref name="NewYork2">{{cite news|title=NHL Plans Cup TV; Seeks New York Outlet|date=Mar 23, 1976|newspaper=The New York Times|page=46}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Flyer-Maple Leaf Game on TV Tonight|date=April 25, 1976|first=Robin|last=Herman|newspaper=The New York Times|page=165}}</ref>
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|[[NHL Network (1975 TV program)|NHL Network]]<ref name=NewYork>{{cite news|date=1976-03-23|title=N.H.L. Plans Cup TV; Seeks New York Outlet|work=[[The New York Times]]|url=https://www.nytimes.com/1976/03/23/archives/nhl-plans-cup-tv-seeks-new-york-outlet.html|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|last=Herman|first=Robin|date=1976-04-25|title=Flyer‐Maple Leaf Game on TV Tonight|work=[[New York Times]]|url=https://www.nytimes.com/1976/04/25/archives/flyermaple-leaf-game-on-tv-tonight.html|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
|[[Marv Albert]] (Games 1, 3–4)<br>[[Ted Darling]] (Game 2)
 
|[[Marv Albert]] (Games 1, 3–4)<br>[[Ted Darling]] (Game 2)
 
|[[Stan Mikita]] (Game 1)<br>[[Garry Unger]] (Game 2)<br>[[Chico Resch]] (Game 3)<br>[[Curt Bennett]] (Game 4)
 
|[[Stan Mikita]] (Game 1)<br>[[Garry Unger]] (Game 2)<br>[[Chico Resch]] (Game 3)<br>[[Curt Bennett]] (Game 4)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1975 Stanley Cup Finals|1975]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Wiley|first=Richard E.|date=February 24, 1975|title=Annual Report of the Federal Communications Commission on the ..., Issue 2|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=NojQAAAAMAAJ&q=1974+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PA253|page=253}}</ref>
 
|[[1975 Stanley Cup Finals|1975]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Wiley|first=Richard E.|date=February 24, 1975|title=Annual Report of the Federal Communications Commission on the ..., Issue 2|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=NojQAAAAMAAJ&q=1974+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PA253|page=253}}</ref>
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 2, 5<ref>{{cite news|title=VIEWING SPORTS|author=Paul Henninger|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=A2|date=May 24, 1975}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=June 8, 2006|title=Stanley Cup Final Returns to NBC for First Time Since 1975 as Carolina and Edmonton Face Off in Game 3, Saturday 8 PM Et|url=http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2006/06/08/stanley-cup-final-returns-to-nbc-for-first-time-since-1975-as-carolina-and-edmonton-face-off-in-game-3-saturday-8-pm-et-21519/20060608nbc01/|work=The Funton Critic|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Hockey finals on tap|date=May 17, 1975|work=[[The Day (New London)|The Day]]|page=18A}}</ref>)
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|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 2, 5<ref>{{cite news|title=VIEWING SPORTS|author=Paul Henninger|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|page=A2|date=May 24, 1975}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date=June 8, 2006|title=Stanley Cup Final Returns to NBC for First Time Since 1975 as Carolina and Edmonton Face Off in Game 3, Saturday 8 PM Et|url=http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2006/06/08/stanley-cup-final-returns-to-nbc-for-first-time-since-1975-as-carolina-and-edmonton-face-off-in-game-3-saturday-8-pm-et-21519/20060608nbc01/|work=The Funton Critic|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Hockey finals on tap|date=May 17, 1975|work=[[The Day (New London)|The Day]]|page=18A}}</ref>)
 
|[[Tim Ryan (sportscaster)|Tim Ryan]]
 
|[[Tim Ryan (sportscaster)|Tim Ryan]]
 
|[[Ted Lindsay]]
 
|[[Ted Lindsay]]
 
|[[Brian McFarlane]]
 
|[[Brian McFarlane]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1974 Stanley Cup Finals|1974]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Rosenman, Karpin|first=Mark, Howie|date= March 31, 2015|title=Shoot to Thrill: The History of Hockey?s Shootout|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=mG2CDwAAQBAJ&q=1974+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PT94|isbn=9781613217979}}</ref><ref>{{cite book |last=Cole|first=Stephen|date= October 20, 2015|title=Hockey Night Fever: Mullets, Mayhem and the Game's Coming of Age in the 1970s|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=hxuoCgAAQBAJ&q=1974+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PT211|isbn=9780385682138}}</ref>
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|[[1974 Stanley Cup Finals|1974]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Rosenman, Karpin|first=Mark, Howie|date= March 31, 2015|title=Shoot to Thrill: The History of Hockey?s Shootout|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=mG2CDwAAQBAJ&q=1974+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PT94|isbn=9781613217979}}</ref><ref>{{cite book |last=Cole|first=Stephen|date= October 20, 2015|title=Hockey Night Fever: Mullets, Mayhem and the Game's Coming of Age in the 1970s|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=hxuoCgAAQBAJ&q=1974+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PT211|isbn=9780385682138}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 3, 6)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Flyers 05/19/74 | Game 6 Stanley Cup Finals 1974|id=nLY2hq5vlw0}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 3, 6)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Flyers 05/19/74 | Game 6 Stanley Cup Finals 1974|id=nLY2hq5vlw0}}</ref>
 
|[[Tim Ryan (sportscaster)|Tim Ryan]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Leahy|first=Sean|date=April 28, 2020|title=NBC Sports From the Vault: Parent recalls Flyers' 1974 Stanley Cup title|url=https://nhl.nbcsports.com/2020/04/28/nbc-sports-from-the-vault-parent-recalls-flyers-1974-stanley-cup-title/|work=NBC Sports|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Tim Ryan (sportscaster)|Tim Ryan]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Leahy|first=Sean|date=April 28, 2020|title=NBC Sports From the Vault: Parent recalls Flyers' 1974 Stanley Cup title|url=https://nhl.nbcsports.com/2020/04/28/nbc-sports-from-the-vault-parent-recalls-flyers-1974-stanley-cup-title/|work=NBC Sports|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|colspan="2"|[[Bill Mazer]]
 
|colspan="2"|[[Bill Mazer]]
 
|}
 
|}
======Notes======
 
   
 
===== Notes =====
*{{Cnote|*|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] was contracted to televise Game 7. Since the [[1979 Stanley Cup Finals|1979 Finals]] ended in five games, the contract was void. Had there been a seventh game, then [[Al Michaels]] would have called play-by-play alongside [[Jim McKay]] (between-periods host), [[Bobby Clarke]] (color commentator), and [[Frank Gifford]] (reporter, who would have been in the winning team's dressing room to interview players and coaches as well as hand the phone to the winning team's coach that that would have allowed him to talk to both [[President of the United States|President]] [[Jimmy Carter]] and [[Prime Minister of Canada|Prime Minister]] [[Pierre Trudeau]]). This would give Michaels the honor of being the first to provide the play-by-play in all four major sports, having called the [[Super Bowl]], the [[World Series]], and [[NBA Finals]] . The game would have started at 5:10 p.m. [[Eastern Daylight Time]] on a Saturday, replacing ''[[Wide World of Sports (US TV series)|Wide World of Sports]]'' and local news shows that typically followed it on [[List of ABC television affiliates (by U.S. state)|ABC stations]] in the Eastern and Central time zones.}}
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*{{Cnote|*|[[NHL on ABC|ABC]] was contracted to televise Game 7. Since the [[1979 Stanley Cup Finals|1979 Finals]] ended in five games, the contract was void. Had there been a seventh game, then [[Al Michaels]] would have called play-by-play alongside [[Jim McKay]] (between-periods host), [[Bobby Clarke]] (color commentator), and [[Frank Gifford]] (reporter, who would have been in the winning team's dressing room to interview players and coaches as well as hand the phone to the winning team's coach that that would have allowed him to talk to both [[President of the United States|President]] [[Jimmy Carter]] and [[Prime Minister of Canada|Prime Minister]] [[Pierre Trudeau]]). This would've given Michaels the honor of being the first to provide the play-by-play in all four major sports, having called the [[List of Super Bowl broadcasters|Super Bowl]], the [[List of World Series broadcasters|World Series]], and [[List of NBA Finals broadcasters|NBA Finals]]. The game would have started at 5:10 p.m. [[Eastern Daylight Time]] on a Saturday, replacing ''[[Wide World of Sports (US TV series)|Wide World of Sports]]'' and local news shows that typically followed it on [[List of ABC television affiliates (by U.S. state)|ABC stations]] in the Eastern and Central time zones.}}
   
 
====1960s====
 
====1960s====
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!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
!Studio host(s)
 
!Studio host(s)
 
|-
 
|-
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|colspan="2"|[[Jim Gordon (sportscaster)|Jim Gordon]]
 
|colspan="2"|[[Jim Gordon (sportscaster)|Jim Gordon]]
 
|-
 
|-
| rowspan="2" |[[1966 Stanley Cup Finals|1966]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Hardy, Holman|first=Stephen, Andrew C.|date= November 5, 2018|title=Hockey: A Global History|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=Fh15DwAAQBAJ&q=1975+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PT601|isbn=9780252050947}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Stanley Cup Hockey Playoffs on Today|newspaper=[[Hartford Courant]]|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=3G|date=April 10, 1966}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Let's Ear It for Transistor Man|author=Don Page|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=D2|date=April 9, 1966}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=More Than Feelings Hurting—As Black Hawks Limp Back Home|agency=Associated Press|newspaper=Hartford Courant|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=20|date=April 16, 1966}}</ref>
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| rowspan="2" |[[1966 Stanley Cup Finals|1966]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Hardy, Holman|first=Stephen, Andrew C.|date= November 5, 2018|title=Hockey: A Global History|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=Fh15DwAAQBAJ&q=1975+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+NBC&pg=PT601|isbn=9780252050947}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Stanley Cup Hockey Playoffs on Today|newspaper=[[Hartford Courant]]|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=3G|date=April 10, 1966}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Let's Ear It for Transistor Man|author=Don Page|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|page=D2|date=April 9, 1966}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=More Than Feelings Hurting—As Black Hawks Limp Back Home|agency=Associated Press|newspaper=Hartford Courant|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=20|date=April 16, 1966}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4)<ref>{{cite book |last=Marill|first=Alvin H.|author-link= |date= 30 December 2008|title=Sports on Television|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=M5JxDwAAQBAJ&q=1966+Stanley+Cup+Finals+NBC&pg=PA39|location= |publisher= |page= |isbn=9780313351068}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=NBC May Televise Stanley Cup Play|agency=[[Associated Press]]|newspaper=Hartford Courant|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=6C|date=February 27, 1966}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=NHL Near Deal for TV of Cup Games|date=February 27, 1966|newspaper=[[Chicago Tribune]]|publisher=[[Tribune Publishing]]|page=C1}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Black Hawks in Colorful Color|author=Ted Damata|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|publisher=Tribune Publishing|page=C1|date=April 10, 1966}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] (Games 1, 4)<ref>{{cite book |last=Marill|first=Alvin H.|author-link= |date= 30 December 2008|title=Sports on Television|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=M5JxDwAAQBAJ&q=1966+Stanley+Cup+Finals+NBC&pg=PA39|location= |publisher= |page= |isbn=9780313351068}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=NBC May Televise Stanley Cup Play|agency=[[Associated Press]]|newspaper=Hartford Courant|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=6C|date=February 27, 1966}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=NHL Near Deal for TV of Cup Games|date=February 27, 1966|newspaper=[[Chicago Tribune]]|publisher=[[Tribune Publishing]]|page=C1}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Black Hawks in Colorful Color|author=Ted Damata|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|publisher=Tribune Publishing|page=C1|date=April 10, 1966}}</ref>
|[[Win Elliot]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.billcullen.net/nbc-sports-in-action|title=NBC Sports in Action|website=Bill Cullen Archive}}</ref>
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|[[Win Elliot]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.billcullen.net/nbc-sports-in-action|title=NBC Sports in Action|website=Bill Cullen Archive}}</ref>
|[[Bill Mazer]]<ref>{{cite news|title=TV SPORTS Hockey Gets Network – for a Day|author=Stan Issacs|newspaper=[[Newsday]]|publisher=[[Cablevision|Cablevision Systems Corporation]]|page=137|date=January 19, 1990}}</ref>
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|[[Bill Mazer]]<ref name="Stan Issacs 137">{{cite news|title=TV SPORTS Hockey Gets Network – for a Day|author=Stan Issacs|newspaper=[[Newsday]]|publisher=[[Cablevision|Cablevision Systems Corporation]]|page=137|date=January 19, 1990}}</ref>
 
|[[Jim Simpson (sportscaster)|Jim Simpson]] and [[Bill Cullen]]
 
|[[Jim Simpson (sportscaster)|Jim Simpson]] and [[Bill Cullen]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Emile Francis]]
 
|[[Emile Francis]]
 
|}
 
|}
=====Notes=====
 
   
 
===== Notes =====
*[[NHL on NBC|NBC]] aired Games 1 and 4<ref>{{cite news|title=Abel's 'switcheroo' works|author=Bob Gates|newspaper=[[The Christian Science Monitor]]|page=7|date=April 29, 1966}}</ref> of the [[1966 Stanley Cup Finals]] between the [[1965–66 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal Canadiens]] and the [[1965–66 Detroit Red Wings season|Detroit Red Wings]]. [[Win Elliot]] served as the play-by-play man while [[Bill Mazer]] served as the color commentator for the games.<ref>{{cite news|title=TV SPORTS Hockey Gets Network – for a Day|author=Stan Issacs|newspaper=[[Newsday]]|publisher=[[Cablevision|Cablevision Systems Corporation]]|page=137|date=January 19, 1990}}</ref>
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* [[NHL on NBC|NBC]] aired Games 1 and 4<ref>{{cite news|title=Abel's 'switcheroo' works|author=Bob Gates|newspaper=[[The Christian Science Monitor]]|page=7|date=April 29, 1966}}</ref> of the [[1966 Stanley Cup Finals]] between the [[1965–66 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal Canadiens]] and the [[1965–66 Detroit Red Wings season|Detroit Red Wings]]. [[Win Elliot]] served as the play-by-play man while [[Bill Mazer]] served as the color commentator for the games.<ref name="Stan Issacs 137"/>
 
* For the [[1968 Stanley Cup playoffs|1968 playoffs]], [[Jim Gordon (sportscaster)|Jim Gordon]] worked play-by-play and [[Stu Nahan]] worked color commentator and intermission interviews for [[NHL on CBS|CBS]]. During the regular season, Gordon and Nahan<ref>{{cite news|title=Oakland Meets Minnesota on Ice|newspaper=Hartford Courant|page=5G|date=February 4, 1968}}</ref> alternated roles each week. For instance, Gordon did the worked play-by-play on December 30 while Nahan worked play-by-play the next week. In {{NHL Year|1968}},<ref>{{cite news|title=Hawks, Canadiens Meet in TV Special|author=Ted Damata|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|publisher=Tribune Publishing|page=D1|date=January 4, 1969}}</ref> [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] did play-by-play while [[Bill Mazer]] did color and intermission interviews.<ref>{{cite news|title=Sporting A Whole Lot Of Sport|url=https://www.si.com/vault/1981/04/20/825564/sporting-a-whole-lot-of-sport|author=Mike DelNagro|journal=Sports Illustrated|publisher=[[Time Inc.]]|date=April 20, 1981}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Sportslook|author=Don Page|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|page=A2|date=January 25, 1969}}</ref> While Kelly once again handled all the play-by-play work in 1971, Gordon replaced Mazer<ref>{{cite news|title=Sport of 'Kowtowing to Television'|author=Gary Deeb|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|publisher=Tribune Publishing|page=B1|date=March 28, 1976}}</ref> in {{NHL Year|1970}}. For the CBS' Stanley Cup Finals coverage during this period, a third voice was added to the booth ([[Phil Esposito]] in 1971 and [[Harry Howell (ice hockey)|Harry Howell]] in 1972).
   
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=== Local television (United States) ===
*For the [[1968 Stanley Cup playoffs|1968 playoffs]], [[Jim Gordon (sportscaster)|Jim Gordon]] worked play-by-play and [[Stu Nahan]] worked color commentator and intermission interviews for [[NHL on CBS|CBS]]. During the regular season, Gordon and Nahan<ref>{{cite news|title=Oakland Meets Minnesota on Ice|newspaper=Hartford Courant|page=5G|date=February 4, 1968}}</ref> alternated roles each week. For instance, Gordon did the worked play-by-play on December 30 while Nahan worked play-by-play the next week. In {{NHL Year|1968}},<ref>{{cite news|title=Hawks, Canadiens Meet in TV Special|author=Ted Damata|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|publisher=Tribune Publishing|page=D1|date=January 4, 1969}}</ref> [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] did play-by-play while [[Bill Mazer]] did color and intermission interviews.<ref>{{cite news|title=Sporting A Whole Lot Of Sport|url=https://www.si.com/vault/1981/04/20/825564/sporting-a-whole-lot-of-sport|author=Mike DelNagro|journal=Sports Illustrated|publisher=[[Time Inc.]]|date=April 20, 1981}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Sportslook|author=Don Page|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|publisher=Times Mirror Company|page=A2|date=January 25, 1969}}</ref> While Dan Kelly once again handled all of the play-by-play work in 1971, Jim Gordon replaced Bill Mazer<ref>{{cite news|title=Sport of 'Kowtowing to Television'|author=Gary Deeb|newspaper=Chicago Tribune|publisher=Tribune Publishing|page=B1|date=March 28, 1976}}</ref> in {{NHL Year|1970}}. For the CBS' Stanley Cup Finals coverage during this period, a third voice was added to the booth (Phil Esposito in 1971 and [[Harry Howell (ice hockey)|Harry Howell]] in 1972).
 
 
===Local television (United States)===
 
 
{{details|Historical NHL over-the-air television broadcasters}}
 
{{details|Historical NHL over-the-air television broadcasters}}
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====1990s====
 
====1990s====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
![[Sideline reporter|Ice level reporter]](s)
 
![[Sideline reporter|Ice level reporter]](s)
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|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1994 Stanley Cup Finals|1994]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1994 Stanley Cup Finals|1994]]
|[[MSG Network|MSG Network]] (Games 1–3, 6–7) ([[1993–94 New York Rangers season|New York]] area) ([[New York Rangers]])<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canucks @ Rangers 05/31/94 | Game 1 Stanley Cup Final 1994|id=Im7VTA8v_hg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Jun.04/1994 Final G3 New York Rangers - Vancouver Canucks (HD)|id=g8nVdPh3B9s}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Rangers @ Canucks 06/11/94 | Game 6 Stanley Cup Finals 1994|id=FX3fdHZptoE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canucks @ Rangers 06/14/94 | Game 7 Stanley Cup Finals 1994|id=Y33oP4vqoVY}}</ref>
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|[[MSG Network]] (Games 1–3, 6–7) ([[1993–94 New York Rangers season|New York]] area) ([[New York Rangers]])<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canucks @ Rangers 05/31/94 | Game 1 Stanley Cup Final 1994|id=Im7VTA8v_hg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Jun.04/1994 Final G3 New York Rangers - Vancouver Canucks (HD)|id=g8nVdPh3B9s}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Rangers @ Canucks 06/11/94 | Game 6 Stanley Cup Finals 1994|id=FX3fdHZptoE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canucks @ Rangers 06/14/94 | Game 7 Stanley Cup Finals 1994|id=Y33oP4vqoVY}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Sam Rosen (sportscaster)|Sam Rosen]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Sam Rosen (sportscaster)|Sam Rosen]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
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|-
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
|[[Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket|Prime Ticket]] ([[1992–93 Los Angeles Kings season|Los Angeles]] area)
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|[[Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket|Prime Ticket]] ([[1992–93 Los Angeles Kings season|Los Angeles]] area)<ref>{{Citation|title=Stanley Cup 1993 - Los Angeles Kings vs Montreal Canadien Game 2|url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hnGxjw5jQE4|language=en|access-date=2021-11-24}}</ref>
 
|[[Bob Miller (sportscaster)|Bob Miller]]
 
|[[Bob Miller (sportscaster)|Bob Miller]]
 
|[[Jim Fox (ice hockey)|Jim Fox]]
 
|[[Jim Fox (ice hockey)|Jim Fox]]
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|[[Johnny Peirson]]
 
|[[Johnny Peirson]]
 
|}
 
|}
=====Notes=====
 
   
 
===== Notes =====
*Games 4 and 5 of the [[1994 Stanley Cup Finals]] were broadcast in the [[New York City]] area on [[MSG Network|MSG II]] because of [[MSG Network]]'s commitment with the [[1994 New York Yankees season|New York Yankees]]. [[1994 Stanley Cup playoffs|1994]] was also the last time that local broadcasting of playoff games past the first two rounds was allowed.
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* Games 4 and 5 of the [[1994 Stanley Cup Finals]] were broadcast in the [[New York City]] area on [[MSG Network|MSG II]] because of [[MSG Network]]'s commitment with the [[1994 New York Yankees season|New York Yankees]]. [[1994 Stanley Cup playoffs|1994]] was also the last time that local broadcasting of playoff games past the first two rounds was allowed.
   
 
====1980s====
 
====1980s====
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!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
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|[[WSBK-TV|WSBK]] ([[1987–88 Boston Bruins season|Boston]] area; in [[Northlands Coliseum|Edmonton]])
 
|[[WSBK-TV|WSBK]] ([[1987–88 Boston Bruins season|Boston]] area; in [[Northlands Coliseum|Edmonton]])
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Fred Cusick]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Fred Cusick]]
|[[Derek Sanderson]] and [[Dave Shea (sportscaster)|Dave Shea]]
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|[[Derek Sanderson]]
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Sean McDonough]]
 
|[[Sean McDonough]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[NESN]] ([[1987–88 Boston Bruins season|Boston]] area; in [[Boston Garden|Boston]])<ref>{{YouTube|title=1988 Stanley Cup Finals Bruins-Oilers Game 4 Highlights 5/24/88|id=i3a1WlEs-PE}}</ref>
 
|[[NESN]] ([[1987–88 Boston Bruins season|Boston]] area; in [[Boston Garden|Boston]])<ref>{{YouTube|title=1988 Stanley Cup Finals Bruins-Oilers Game 4 Highlights 5/24/88|id=i3a1WlEs-PE}}</ref>
|[[Derek Sanderson]]
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|[[Derek Sanderson]] and [[Dave Shea (sportscaster)|Dave Shea]]
 
|''[[Dave Shea (sportscaster)|Dave Shea]]''
 
|''[[Dave Shea (sportscaster)|Dave Shea]]''
 
|[[Tom Larson]]
 
|[[Tom Larson]]
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| colspan="2" rowspan="2" |[[Stan Fischler]]
 
| colspan="2" rowspan="2" |[[Stan Fischler]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[MSG Plus|SportsChannel New York]] (New York area; in [[Nassau Coliseum|Long Island]])<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders FULL SPORTSCHANNEL NEW YORK BROADCAST NHL 1983|id=EYyYfS7yde8}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders ***FULL SPORTSCHANNEL NEW YORK BROADCAST|id=6zJR-NQ4_mE}}</ref>
+
|[[MSG Plus|SportsChannel New York]] ([[1982–83 New York Islanders season|New York]] area; in [[Nassau Coliseum|Long Island]])<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders FULL SPORTSCHANNEL NEW YORK BROADCAST NHL 1983|id=EYyYfS7yde8}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1983 Stanley Cup Final Oilers at Islanders ***FULL SPORTSCHANNEL NEW YORK BROADCAST|id=6zJR-NQ4_mE}}</ref>
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1982 Stanley Cup Finals|1982]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1982 Stanley Cup Finals|1982]]
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|[[Tom Reid (ice hockey)|Tom Reid]]
 
|[[Tom Reid (ice hockey)|Tom Reid]]
 
|}
 
|}
  +
 
====1970s====
 
====1970s====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
  +
|-
  +
|[[1979]]
  +
|[[WWOR-TV|WOR]] ([[1978–79 New York Rangers season|New York]] area)<ref>{{YouTube|title=1979 Rangers at Habs 2|id=VXtiPl1I1yg}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1979 Habs at Rangers 4|id=jPyri-auRNM}}</ref>
  +
|[[Jim Gordon (sportscaster)|Jim Gordon]]
  +
|[[Bill Chadwick]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1975 Stanley Cup Finals|1975]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1975 Stanley Cup Finals|1975]]
|[[WTXF-TV|WTAF]] ([[1974–75 Philadelphia Flyers season|Philadelphia]] area; Games 3–4, 6)
+
|[[WTXF-TV|WTAF]] ([[1974–75 Philadelphia Flyers season|Philadelphia]] area; in Buffalo)<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1975 Flyers vs. Sabres - Cup Final, Gm 6|id=uLfvxROy-T0}}</ref>
 
|[[Don Earle]] and [[Gene Hart]]
 
|[[Don Earle]] and [[Gene Hart]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Tom Larson]]
 
|[[Tom Larson]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[WTXF-TV|WTAF]] ([[1973–74 Philadelphia Flyers season|Philadelphia]] area; in Boston)
+
|[[WTXF-TV|WTAF]] ([[1973–74 Philadelphia Flyers season|Philadelphia]] area; in Boston)<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL 1973/74. Stanley Cup Finals, game 1. Boston Bruins - Philadelphia Flyers|id=OMX-9pLu5iE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Flyers @ Bruins 05/09/74 {{!}} Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 1974|id=CkToUdch0wI}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL 1973/74. Stanley Cup Finals, game 5. Boston Bruins - Philadelphia Flyers|id=7czcNyYN-UA}}</ref>
 
|[[Don Earle]] and [[Gene Hart]]
 
|[[Don Earle]] and [[Gene Hart]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]
 
|[[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]
 
|[[WGN Sports|WGN]] ([[1972–73 Chicago Black Hawks season|Chicago]] area; Game 2)
 
|[[WGN Sports|WGN]] ([[1972–73 Chicago Black Hawks season|Chicago]] area; Game 2)
|[[Jim West (sportscaster)|Jim West]]
+
|Jim West
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="3" |[[1972 Stanley Cup Finals|1972]]
 
| rowspan="3" |[[1972 Stanley Cup Finals|1972]]
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|[[1971 Stanley Cup Finals|1971]]
 
|[[1971 Stanley Cup Finals|1971]]
 
|[[WGN Sports|WGN]] ([[1970–71 Chicago Black Hawks season|Chicago]] area; Game 4)
 
|[[WGN Sports|WGN]] ([[1970–71 Chicago Black Hawks season|Chicago]] area; Game 4)
|[[Jim West (sportscaster)|Jim West]]
+
|Jim West
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1970 Stanley Cup Finals|1970]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1970 Stanley Cup Finals|1970]]
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|[[Gus Kyle]]
 
|[[Gus Kyle]]
 
|}
 
|}
  +
 
====1960s====
 
====1960s====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator]]
 
![[Color commentator]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[1962 Stanley Cup Finals|1962]]
 
|[[1962 Stanley Cup Finals|1962]]
|[[WGN Sports|WGN]] (Games 1–2, 5)
+
|[[WGN Sports|WGN]] (in Toronto)
|[[Joe Wilson (sportscaster)|Joe Wilson]]
+
|Joe Wilson
 
|[[Lloyd Pettit]]
 
|[[Lloyd Pettit]]
 
|-
 
|-
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==Canadian Television (English)==
 
==Canadian Television (English)==
{{details|List of Canadian Stanley Cup Finals television announcers|[[List of Hockey Night in Canada commentators]]}}
+
{{details|List of Canadian Stanley Cup Finals television announcers|List of Hockey Night in Canada commentators|La_Soirée_du_hockey#List_of_commentators|LNH_à_RDS#Commentators}}
  +
====2020s====
+
=== 2020s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
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| rowspan="2" |[[Kelly Hrudey]], [[Elliotte Friedman]], [[Cassie Campbell|Cassie Campbell-Pascall]], and [[Kevin Bieksa]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Kelly Hrudey]], [[Elliotte Friedman]], [[Cassie Campbell|Cassie Campbell-Pascall]], and [[Kevin Bieksa]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[NHL on Sportsnet|Sportsnet]]<ref>{{cite press release|date=June 26, 2021|title=Le retour en force du Nord: Montreal Canadiens to Meet Tampa Bay Lightning in Historic Stanley Cup Final on Sportsnet|url=https://media.sportsnet.ca/2021/06/le-retour-en-force-du-nord-montreal-canadiens-to-meet-xx-in-historic-stanley-cup-final-on-sportsnet/|work=Sportsnet PR}}</ref>
+
|[[NHL on Sportsnet|Sportsnet]]<ref>{{cite press release|date=June 26, 2021|title=Le retour en force du Nord: Montreal Canadiens to Meet Tampa Bay Lightning in Historic Stanley Cup Final on Sportsnet|url=https://media.sportsnet.ca/2021/06/le-retour-en-force-du-nord-montreal-canadiens-to-meet-xx-in-historic-stanley-cup-final-on-sportsnet/|work=Sportsnet PR}}</ref>
 
|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
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| rowspan="2" |[[Jim Hughson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Jim Hughson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Craig Simpson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Craig Simpson]]
| rowspan="2" |''[[Scott Oake]]'' and ''[[Kyle Bukauskas]]''
+
| rowspan="2" |''[[Scott Oake]]'' and ''Kyle Bukauskas''
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Ron MacLean]] and [[David Amber]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Ron MacLean]] and [[David Amber]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Kelly Hrudey]], [[Elliotte Friedman]], [[Brian Burke (ice hockey)|Brian Burke]], [[Cassie Campbell|Cassie Campbell-Pascall]], [[Kevin Bieksa]], and [[Anthony Stewart (ice hockey)|Anthony Stewart]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Kelly Hrudey]], [[Elliotte Friedman]], [[Brian Burke (ice hockey)|Brian Burke]], [[Cassie Campbell|Cassie Campbell-Pascall]], [[Kevin Bieksa]], and [[Anthony Stewart (ice hockey)|Anthony Stewart]]
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|}
 
|}
   
====2010s====
+
=== 2010s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
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| rowspan="2" |[[Craig Simpson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Craig Simpson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Glenn Healy]], ''[[Scott Oake]]'', and ''[[Elliotte Friedman]]''
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Glenn Healy]], ''[[Scott Oake]]'', and ''[[Elliotte Friedman]]''
|George Stroumboulopoulos
+
|[[George Stroumboulopoulos]]
 
|[[Kelly Hrudey]] and [[Nick Kypreos]]
 
|[[Kelly Hrudey]] and [[Nick Kypreos]]
 
|-
 
|-
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| rowspan="2" |[[Craig Simpson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Craig Simpson]]
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Glenn Healy]], ''[[Scott Oake]]'', and ''[[Christine Simpson]]''
 
| rowspan="2" |[[Glenn Healy]], ''[[Scott Oake]]'', and ''[[Christine Simpson]]''
|George Stroumboulopoulos
+
|[[George Stroumboulopoulos]]
|[[Kelly Hrudey]], [[Nick Kypreos]], and [[Elliotte Friedman]]
+
|[[Kelly Hrudey]], [[Nick Kypreos]], [[Elliotte Friedman]], [[Mike Johnson (ice hockey)|Mike Johnson]], and [[Mark Messier]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[NHL on Sportsnet|Sportsnet]]<ref name="sn-playofftv">{{cite web|title=Stanley Cup Playoffs broadcast schedule|url=http://www.sportsnet.ca/hockey/nhl/stanley-cup-playoffs-broadcast-schedule/|website=Sportsnet.ca|publisher=Rogers Media|access-date=April 12, 2015}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on Sportsnet|Sportsnet]]<ref name="sn-playofftv">{{cite web|title=Stanley Cup Playoffs broadcast schedule|url=http://www.sportsnet.ca/hockey/nhl/stanley-cup-playoffs-broadcast-schedule/|website=Sportsnet.ca|publisher=Rogers Media|access-date=April 12, 2015}}</ref>
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[2011 Stanley Cup Finals|2011]]
 
|[[2011 Stanley Cup Finals|2011]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name="Ratings-Game1">{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/02/sp-us-cup-ratings.html|title=Hockey Night in Canada breaks playoff audience record|date=June 2, 2011|access-date=June 3, 2011|agency=Associated Press|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.thecanadianpress.com/english/online/OnlineFullStory.aspx?filename=DOR-MNN-CP.73e96ef3e02d44a5a2f1f5a55065c4ba.CPKEY2008111306&newsitemid=7032637&languageid=1|title=Canucks-Bruins opening game of Stanley Cup final draws big TV ratings|date=June 2, 2011|access-date=June 2, 2011|author=Canadian Press|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20110716225735/http://www.thecanadianpress.com/english/online/OnlineFullStory.aspx?filename=DOR-MNN-CP.73e96ef3e02d44a5a2f1f5a55065c4ba.CPKEY2008111306&newsitemid=7032637&languageid=1|archive-date=July 16, 2011|url-status=dead|df=mdy-all}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/13/sp-nhl-ratings-game5.html|title=Canucks, Bruins top own CBC ratings record|date=June 13, 2011|access-date=June 14, 2011|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/14/sp-cbc-scfinal-ratings.html|title=Game 6 of Cup final sets new ratings mark|date=June 14, 2011|access-date=June 15, 2011|author=Canadian Press|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]}}</ref><ref name="Game7Ratings">{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/16/sp-nhl-game7-ratings-us.html?cmp=fb-cbcsports|title=Game 7 smashes Hockey Night in Canada record|date=June 16, 2011|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]|access-date=June 16, 2011}}</ref>
+
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name="Ratings-Game1">{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/02/sp-us-cup-ratings.html|title=Hockey Night in Canada breaks playoff audience record|date=June 2, 2011|access-date=June 3, 2011|agency=Associated Press|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.thecanadianpress.com/english/online/OnlineFullStory.aspx?filename=DOR-MNN-CP.73e96ef3e02d44a5a2f1f5a55065c4ba.CPKEY2008111306&newsitemid=7032637&languageid=1|title=Canucks-Bruins opening game of Stanley Cup final draws big TV ratings|date=June 2, 2011|access-date=June 2, 2011|author=Canadian Press|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20110716225735/http://www.thecanadianpress.com/english/online/OnlineFullStory.aspx?filename=DOR-MNN-CP.73e96ef3e02d44a5a2f1f5a55065c4ba.CPKEY2008111306&newsitemid=7032637&languageid=1|archive-date=July 16, 2011|url-status=dead|df=mdy-all}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/13/sp-nhl-ratings-game5.html|title=Canucks, Bruins top own CBC ratings record|date=June 13, 2011|access-date=June 14, 2011|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/14/sp-cbc-scfinal-ratings.html|title=Game 6 of Cup final sets new ratings mark|date=June 14, 2011|access-date=June 15, 2011|author=Canadian Press|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]}}</ref><ref name="Game7Ratings">{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/06/16/sp-nhl-game7-ratings-us.html?cmp=fb-cbcsports|title=Game 7 smashes Hockey Night in Canada record|date=June 16, 2011|work=CBC Sports|publisher=[[Canadian Broadcasting Corporation]]|access-date=June 16, 2011}}</ref>
 
|[[Jim Hughson]]
 
|[[Jim Hughson]]
 
|[[Craig Simpson]]
 
|[[Craig Simpson]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[2010 Stanley Cup Finals|2010]]
 
|[[2010 Stanley Cup Finals|2010]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{cite web|last=Lepore |first=Steve |title=Game 1 Draws 3 Million to CBC |url=http://puckthemedia.wordpress.com/2010/06/01/game-1-draws-3-million-to-cbc/ |publisher=Puck The Media |access-date=June 1, 2010 |date=June 1, 2010 |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20100605215012/http://puckthemedia.wordpress.com/2010/06/01/game-1-draws-3-million-to-cbc/ |archive-date=June 5, 2010 |url-status=live |df=mdy }}</ref><ref name="Game6">{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/06/10/sp-stanleycup-ratings.html|title=NHL draws highest TV ratings in 36 years|date=June 10, 2010|access-date=June 10, 2010|author=Canadian Press|work=CBC Sports| archive-url= https://web.archive.org/web/20100614053514/http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/06/10/sp-stanleycup-ratings.html| archive-date= June 14, 2010 | url-status= live}}</ref><ref name="Ratings">{{cite web|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=531630 |title=Stanley Cup Playoffs attract largest audience ever |date=June 14, 2010 |work=NHL.com |access-date=December 12, 2010 |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20101203164219/http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=531630 |archive-date=December 3, 2010 |url-status=live |df=mdy }}</ref>
+
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{cite web|last=Lepore |first=Steve |title=Game 1 Draws 3 Million to CBC |url=http://puckthemedia.wordpress.com/2010/06/01/game-1-draws-3-million-to-cbc/ |publisher=Puck The Media |access-date=June 1, 2010 |date=June 1, 2010 |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20100605215012/http://puckthemedia.wordpress.com/2010/06/01/game-1-draws-3-million-to-cbc/ |archive-date=June 5, 2010 |url-status=live |df=mdy}}</ref><ref name="Game6">{{cite news|url=http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/06/10/sp-stanleycup-ratings.html|title=NHL draws highest TV ratings in 36 years|date=June 10, 2010|access-date=June 10, 2010|author=Canadian Press|work=CBC Sports| archive-url= https://web.archive.org/web/20100614053514/http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/06/10/sp-stanleycup-ratings.html| archive-date= June 14, 2010 | url-status= live}}</ref><ref name="Ratings2">{{cite web|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=531630 |title=Stanley Cup Playoffs attract largest audience ever |date=June 14, 2010 |work=NHL.com |access-date=December 12, 2010 |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20101203164219/http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=531630 |archive-date=December 3, 2010 |url-status=live |df=mdy}}</ref>
 
|[[Jim Hughson]]
 
|[[Jim Hughson]]
 
|[[Craig Simpson]]
 
|[[Craig Simpson]]
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|}
 
|}
   
====2000s====
+
=== 2000s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
!Studio analyst(s)
+
!Studio analysts
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[2009 Stanley Cup Finals|2009]]
 
|[[2009 Stanley Cup Finals|2009]]
  +
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":43">{{Cite news|last=Houston|first=William|date=2008-09-16|title=Hughson steps into Cole's spotlight as Hockey Night in Canada lead announcer|language=en-CA|work=The Globe and Mail|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/hughson-steps-into-coles-spotlight-as-hockey-night-in-canada-lead-announcer/article716063/|access-date=2021-11-24}}</ref>
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Jim Hughson]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Berger|first=Howard|date=May 27, 2009|title=Bob Cole Disappointed His Streak Is Over|url=https://www.hockeybuzz.com/blog/Howard-Berger/Bob-Cole-Disappointed-His-Streak-Is-Over/3/21350|work=Hockey Buzz|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Jim Hughson]]<ref name=":43" /><ref>{{cite news |last=Berger|first=Howard|date=May 27, 2009|title=Bob Cole Disappointed His Streak Is Over|url=https://www.hockeybuzz.com/blog/Howard-Berger/Bob-Cole-Disappointed-His-Streak-Is-Over/3/21350|work=Hockey Buzz|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Craig Simpson]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Fang|first=Ken|date=May 16, 2009|title=Three Press Releases I Forgot to Post|url=https://thesportsdaily.com/2009/05/16/three-press-releases-i-forgot-to-post/|work=The Sports Daily|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Craig Simpson]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Fang|first=Ken|date=May 16, 2009|title=Three Press Releases I Forgot to Post|url=https://thesportsdaily.com/2009/05/16/three-press-releases-i-forgot-to-post/|work=The Sports Daily|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|''[[Scott Oake]] and [[Elliotte Friedman]]''
 
|''[[Scott Oake]] and [[Elliotte Friedman]]''
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|[[2008 Stanley Cup Finals|2008]]
 
|[[2008 Stanley Cup Finals|2008]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]<ref name=":28">{{cite news |last=Short|first=Robin|date=April 7, 2019|title=ROBIN SHORT: What a call! What a career! Oh baby! Bob Cole calls his last game|url=https://www.saltwire.com/sports/hockey/robin-short-what-a-call-what-a-career-oh-baby-bob-cole-calls-his-last-game-298533/|work=Salt Wire|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=McGinley|first=Alanah|date=May 26, 2008|title=Bob Cole Calling His Last Stanley Cup Finals |url=https://kuklaskorner.com/hockey/comments/bob_cole_calling_his_last_stanley_cup_finals|work=Kukla's Korner|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref name=":32">{{cite news |last=Short|first=Robin|date=April 7, 2019|title=ROBIN SHORT: What a call! What a career! Oh baby! Bob Cole calls his last game|url=https://www.saltwire.com/sports/hockey/robin-short-what-a-call-what-a-career-oh-baby-bob-cole-calls-his-last-game-298533/|work=Salt Wire|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref name=":25" />
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Greg Millen]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Houston|first=William|date=May 24, 2008|title=CBC delighted with Stanley Cup 'dream series'|url=https://friends.ca/explore/article/cbc-delighted-with-stanley-cup-dream-series/|work=Friends of Canadian Broadcasting|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Greg Millen]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Houston|first=William|date=May 24, 2008|title=CBC delighted with Stanley Cup 'dream series'|url=https://friends.ca/explore/article/cbc-delighted-with-stanley-cup-dream-series/|work=Friends of Canadian Broadcasting|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
  +
|[[Ron MacLean]]
|[[Ron MacLean]] (primary — ice level)<br>[[Scott Oake]] (secondary — press box)
 
|[[Don Cherry]] (primary — ice level)<br>[[Kelly Hrudey]] and [[Craig Simpson]] (secondary — press box)
+
|[[Don Cherry]], [[Kelly Hrudey]], and [[Craig Simpson]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[2007 Stanley Cup Finals|2007]]
 
|[[2007 Stanley Cup Finals|2007]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Hoppe|first=Bill|date=June 12, 2013|title=Sabres analyst Harry Neale humbled by Hall of Fame honor|url=https://www.buffalohockeybeat.com/sabres-analyst-harry-neale-humbled-by-hall-of-fame-honor/|work=Buffalo Hockey Beat|location= |access-date=}}</ref> and [[Greg Millen]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Fang|first=Ken|date=May 24, 2007|title=Thursday's Links|url=https://thesportsdaily.com/2007/05/24/thursdays-links-2/|work=The Sports Daily|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Hoppe|first=Bill|date=June 12, 2013|title=Sabres analyst Harry Neale humbled by Hall of Fame honor|url=https://www.buffalohockeybeat.com/sabres-analyst-harry-neale-humbled-by-hall-of-fame-honor/|work=Buffalo Hockey Beat|location= |access-date=}}</ref> and [[Greg Millen]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Fang|first=Ken|date=May 24, 2007|title=Thursday's Links|url=https://thesportsdaily.com/2007/05/24/thursdays-links-2/|work=The Sports Daily|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[2006 Stanley Cup Finals|2006]]
 
|[[2006 Stanley Cup Finals|2006]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[2004 Stanley Cup Finals|2004]]
 
|[[2004 Stanley Cup Finals|2004]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Houston|first=William|date=June 9, 2004|title=CBC celebrates playoff ratings amid decline in U.S.|url=https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:NmJww3D-An0J:https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/cbc-celebrates-playoff-ratings-amid-decline-in-us/article744318/+&cd=14&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us|work=The Globe and Mail|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Houston|first=William|date=June 9, 2004|title=CBC celebrates playoff ratings amid decline in U.S.|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/cbc-celebrates-playoff-ratings-amid-decline-in-us/|work=[[The Globe and Mail]]|access-date=February 9, 2016}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Elliotte Friedman]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[2003 Stanley Cup Finals|2003]]
 
|[[2003 Stanley Cup Finals|2003]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[2002 Stanley Cup Finals|2002]]
 
|[[2002 Stanley Cup Finals|2002]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[2001 Stanley Cup Finals|2001]]
 
|[[2001 Stanley Cup Finals|2001]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[2000 Stanley Cup Finals|2000]]
 
|[[2000 Stanley Cup Finals|2000]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|}
 
|}
   
====1990s====
+
=== 1990s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
!Studio analyst
+
!Studio analysts
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1999 Stanley Cup Finals|1999]]
+
|[[1999 Stanley Cup Finals|1999]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
+
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Laskaris|first=Adam|date=June 6, 2014|title=10 Legendary Bob Cole Moments|url=https://thehockeywriters.com/10-legendary-bob-cole-moments/|work=The Hockey Writers|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Laskaris|first=Adam|date=June 6, 2014|title=10 Legendary Bob Cole Moments|url=https://thehockeywriters.com/10-legendary-bob-cole-moments/|work=The Hockey Writers|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date= |title=1999: Hull's foot yields contentious feat|url=https://www.cbc.ca/archives/entry/1999-hulls-foot-yields-contentious-feat|work=CBC|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite news |last= |first= |date= |title=1999: Hull's foot yields contentious feat|url=https://www.cbc.ca/archives/entry/1999-hulls-foot-yields-contentious-feat|work=CBC|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[1998 Stanley Cup Finals|1998]]
 
|[[1998 Stanley Cup Finals|1998]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]'' and ''[[Scott Oake]]''
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|[[1997 Stanley Cup Finals|1997]]
 
|[[1997 Stanley Cup Finals|1997]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 1997 - Game 4 - Philadelphia Flyers @ Detroit Red Wings|id=rhtk7p0isWfc}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 1997 - Game 4 - Philadelphia Flyers @ Detroit Red Wings|id=rhtk7p0isWfc}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Mount|first=Dan|date=July 25, 2019|title=Detroit Red Wings Biggest Game in Franchise History|url=https://lastwordonsports.com/hockey/2019/07/25/detroit-red-wings-biggest-game-in-franchise-history/|work=Last Word on Sports|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Mount|first=Dan|date=July 25, 2019|title=Detroit Red Wings Biggest Game in Franchise History|url=https://lastwordonsports.com/hockey/2019/07/25/detroit-red-wings-biggest-game-in-franchise-history/|work=Last Word on Sports|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
|[[Harry Neale]]
+
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]''
 
|[[Ron MacLean]] (Games 1, 4)<br>[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]] (Games 2, 3)
 
|[[Ron MacLean]] (Games 1, 4)<br>[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]] (Games 2, 3)
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|[[1996 Stanley Cup Finals|1996]]
 
|[[1996 Stanley Cup Finals|1996]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]''
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|[[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]]
 
|[[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Eichorn|first=George B.|author-link= |title=Detroit's Sports Broadcasters: On the Air|year=2003|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=oJR_6f_G3eEC&q=1995+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+CBC+bob+cole&pg=PA52|location= |publisher= |page=52|isbn=9780738531663}}</ref>
+
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite book |last=Eichorn|first=George B.|author-link= |title=Detroit's Sports Broadcasters: On the Air|year=2003|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=oJR_6f_G3eEC&q=1995+Stanley+Cup+Finals+on+CBC+bob+cole&pg=PA52|location= |publisher= |page=52|isbn=9780738531663}}</ref>
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]''
 
|''[[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]]''
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Don Cherry]]
 
|[[Don Cherry]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1994 Stanley Cup Finals|1994]]
+
|[[1994 Stanley Cup Finals|1994]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Stanley Cup Final 1994 - Game 1 - Vancouver Canucks @ New York Rangers|id=5u0qBi5Z64U}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Stanley Cup Final 1994 - Game 7 - Vancouver Canucks @ New York Rangers|id=IrzhV_Oi2Nw}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Stanley Cup Final 1994 - Game 1 - Vancouver Canucks @ New York Rangers|id=5u0qBi5Z64U}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Stanley Cup Final 1994 - Game 7 - Vancouver Canucks @ New York Rangers|id=IrzhV_Oi2Nw}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://newyorkpuck.com/2019/06/15/twenty-five-years-later-june-14-1994/|title=Twenty-five Years Later: June 14, 1994|last=Felix |first=Derek|date=June 15, 2009|website=New York Puck|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://newyorkpuck.com/2019/06/15/twenty-five-years-later-june-14-1994/|title=Twenty-five Years Later: June 14, 1994|last=Felix |first=Derek|date=June 15, 2009|website=New York Puck|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 7 Rangers vs. Canucks - Final 5 Minutes, Celebration, Interviews|id=rVvtam6XFQM}}</ref>
+
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]] <ref>{{YouTube|id=rVvtam6XFQM|title=Game 7 Rangers vs. Canucks - Final 5 Minutes, Celebration, Interviews}}</ref>
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] <ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Kings @ Canadiens 06/03/93 | Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 1993|id=mgGTz7AZDdc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1993 Stanley Cup Finals Game 5 Los Angeles at Montreal|id=U_8Pf2c7cxM}}</ref>
+
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Kings @ Canadiens 06/03/93 | Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 1993|id=mgGTz7AZDdc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1993 Stanley Cup Finals Game 5 Los Angeles at Montreal|id=U_8Pf2c7cxM}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Stanely Cup 1993 End of Game 5 Part 3|id=10fp1b0r3hc}}</ref>
+
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Stanely Cup 1993 End of Game 5 Part 3|id=10fp1b0r3hc}}</ref>
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Don Cherry]]
 
|[[Don Cherry]]
|-
+
|-
 
|[[1992 Stanley Cup Finals|1992]]
 
|[[1992 Stanley Cup Finals|1992]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1992 Stanley Cup Finals Game#3 Pittsburgh vs Chicago|id=aK45rYyWXAk}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1992 Stanley Cup Finals Game#3 Pittsburgh vs Chicago|id=aK45rYyWXAk}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Pittsburgh Penguins Win 1992 Stanley Cup - Final Seconds, Celebrations|id=4jX1ont6EVY}}</ref>
+
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Pittsburgh Penguins Win 1992 Stanley Cup - Final Seconds, Celebrations|id=4jX1ont6EVY}}</ref>
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
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|[[1991 Stanley Cup Finals|1991]]
 
|[[1991 Stanley Cup Finals|1991]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: North Stars @ Penguins 05/15/91 | Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 1991|id=Q7_wG7jDEHY}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1991 Stanley Cup Finals Game#3 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Minnesota North Stars|id=t_LAenw8gA0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 1991 - Game 4 - Pittsburgh Penguins @ Minnesota North Stars|id=idi-q1xwJ0M}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: North Stars @ Penguins 05/15/91 | Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 1991|id=Q7_wG7jDEHY}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1991 Stanley Cup Finals Game#3 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Minnesota North Stars|id=t_LAenw8gA0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL STANLEY CUP FINALS 1991 - Game 4 - Pittsburgh Penguins @ Minnesota North Stars|id=idi-q1xwJ0M}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=McElory|first=Justin|date=April 16, 2018|title=Oh, Baby: Ranking the 10 greatest calls by Bob Cole|url=https://justinmcelroy.com/2018/04/16/oh-baby-ranking-the-10-greatest-calls-by-bob-cole/|work=Justin McElroy|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Lemieux's Goal against North Stars|id=pEdgiPEDa8w}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=McElory|first=Justin|date=April 16, 2018|title=Oh, Baby: Ranking the 10 greatest calls by Bob Cole|url=https://justinmcelroy.com/2018/04/16/oh-baby-ranking-the-10-greatest-calls-by-bob-cole/|work=Justin McElroy|location= |access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Lemieux's Goal against North Stars|id=pEdgiPEDa8w}}</ref>
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Pittsburgh Penguins Win 1991 Cup - Final Seconds, Celebrations|id=sqxzK9G5OFE}}</ref>
+
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Pittsburgh Penguins Win 1991 Cup - Final Seconds, Celebrations|id=sqxzK9G5OFE}}</ref>
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]
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|[[1990 Stanley Cup Finals|1990]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1990 scf finals Boston vs Edmonton game 5|id=KF5AKicKWvo}}</ref>
 
|[[1990 Stanley Cup Finals|1990]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1990 scf finals Boston vs Edmonton game 5|id=KF5AKicKWvo}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bob Cole (announcer)|Bob Cole]]
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
+
|[[Harry Neale]]
 
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]''<ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 24th 1990 1 of 2|id=oZk5mutk6jI}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 24th 1990 2 of 2|id=4nJLhN6S7f4}}</ref>
 
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]''<ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 24th 1990 1 of 2|id=oZk5mutk6jI}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 24th 1990 2 of 2|id=4nJLhN6S7f4}}</ref>
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":29">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 24th 1990|id=BCgx-3qOkMQ}}</ref>
+
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":31">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 24th 1990|id=BCgx-3qOkMQ}}</ref>
|[[Don Cherry]]<ref name=":29" />
+
|[[Don Cherry]]<ref name=":31" />
 
|}
 
|}
======Notes======
 
   
 
==== Note ====
*1997 - [[Ron MacLean]] did not host Games 2 and 3 as he was attending the funeral of [[Don Cherry]]'s wife, Rose. [[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]] sat in for him.
+
* [[1997 Stanley Cup Finals|1997]] - [[Ron MacLean]] did not host Games 2 and 3 as he was attending the funeral of [[Don Cherry]]'s wife, Rose. [[Scott Russell (commentator)|Scott Russell]] sat in for him.
   
====1980s====
+
=== 1980s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
!Studio analyst
+
!Studio analysts
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1989 Stanley Cup Finals|1989]]
 
|[[1989 Stanley Cup Finals|1989]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Flames @ Canadiens 05/25/89 | Game 6 1989 Stanley Cup Finals|id=LeJFM-RFoFY}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Flames @ Canadiens 05/25/89 | Game 6 1989 Stanley Cup Finals|id=LeJFM-RFoFY}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.cbc.ca/archives/entry/1989-lanny-get-your-cup|title=1989: Lanny, get your Cup|last= |first= |date= |website=CBC |publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.cbc.ca/archives/entry/1989-lanny-get-your-cup|title=1989: Lanny, get your Cup|last= |first= |date= |website=CBC |publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
+
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]''<ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 25th 1989|id=CqdXGaqB7eo}}</ref>
 
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]''<ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 25th 1989|id=CqdXGaqB7eo}}</ref>
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":0">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 25th 1989|id=5L4fT1qiXx0}}</ref>
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":0">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 25th 1989|id=5L4fT1qiXx0}}</ref>
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|-
 
|-
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1988 Stanley Cup Finals|1988]]<ref>{{Cite news|title=Most of Canada able to tune in on Stanley Cup|date=May 17, 1988|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=H1}}</ref>
 
| rowspan="2" |[[1988 Stanley Cup Finals|1988]]<ref>{{Cite news|title=Most of Canada able to tune in on Stanley Cup|date=May 17, 1988|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=H1}}</ref>
|[[NHL on Global|Canwest/Global]] (Games 1–2)<br>[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 3–5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Oilers 05/18/88 - Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 1988|id=PYjGO9vsgrE&t}}</ref>
+
|[[NHL on Global|Canwest/Global]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Oilers 05/18/88 - Game 1 Stanley Cup Finals 1988|id=PYjGO9vsgrE&t}}</ref>
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{Cite news|title=TV SPORTS Fischler's Simply the Best|date=April 26, 1988|first=Stan|last=Issacs|newspaper=Newsday|page=114}}</ref>
+
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]<ref>{{Cite news|title=TV SPORTS Fischler's Simply the Best|date=April 26, 1988|first=Stan|last=Issacs|newspaper=Newsday|page=114}}</ref>
|''[[Jim Tatti]]''
+
|''Jim Tatti''
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 3–5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=1988 Oilers Bruins Playoffs Game 4|id=EeAwVMjJyl0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Oilers 05/26/88 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 1988|id=ZUntzeP8wbc}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 3–5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=1988 Oilers Bruins Playoffs Game 4|id=EeAwVMjJyl0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Oilers 05/26/88 | Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 1988|id=ZUntzeP8wbc}}</ref>
 
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
 
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]
|[[Harry Neale]]
+
|[[Harry Neale]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]'' (Game 5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=1988 Stanley Cup Final post game (CBC)|id=y7Dzj91Ux7k}}</ref>
+
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]''<ref>{{YouTube|title=1988 Stanley Cup Final post game (CBC)|id=y7Dzj91Ux7k}}</ref>
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":1">{{YouTube|title=Don Cherry Ron Maclean Coaches Corner CBC 1988|id=TnpHPMbCRsI}}</ref>
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":1">{{YouTube|title=Don Cherry Ron Maclean Coaches Corner CBC 1988|id=TnpHPMbCRsI}}</ref>
|[[Don Cherry]]<ref name=":1">{{YouTube|title=Don Cherry Ron Maclean Coaches Corner CBC 1988|id=TnpHPMbCRsI}}</ref>
+
|[[Don Cherry]]<ref name=":1" />
 
|-
 
|-
| rowspan="2" |[[1987 Stanley Cup Finals|1987]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[1987 Stanley Cup Finals|1987]]<ref>{{Cite news|title=Global network to share coverage for NHL playoffs|date=February 7, 1987|first=Ken|last=McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=D5}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 1–2, 6–7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Philadelphia Flyers vs Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup Final Game 1|id=yYH8S4c73qE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Flyers vs Oilers Stanley Cup Final Game 6...last couple minutes and post game comments|id=8c5jTPMauI0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=CBC 1987 Stanley Cup Opening (Oilers-Flyers - Game 7)|id=npFkdwKUjL4}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Gretzky, Messier win Stanley Cup in Game 7 | Retro Recap | Flyers vs Oilers|id=Z2ZYIMO210s}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 1–2, 6–7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Philadelphia Flyers vs Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup Final Game 1|id=yYH8S4c73qE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Flyers vs Oilers Stanley Cup Final Game 6...last couple minutes and post game comments|id=8c5jTPMauI0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=CBC 1987 Stanley Cup Opening (Oilers-Flyers - Game 7)|id=npFkdwKUjL4}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Gretzky, Messier win Stanley Cup in Game 7 | Retro Recap | Flyers vs Oilers|id=Z2ZYIMO210s}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref name=":25">{{cite news |last=Houston|first=William|date=May 27, 2008|title=CBC to give Cole the hook from Stanley Cup final next season|url=https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:1EqdKOvx0CkJ:https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/cbc-to-give-cole-the-hook-from-stanley-cup-final-next-season/article17986772/+&cd=21&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us|work=The Globe and Mail |location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref name=":25">{{cite news |last=Houston|first=William|date=May 27, 2008|title=CBC to give Cole the hook from Stanley Cup final next season|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/cbc-to-give-cole-the-hook-from-stanley-cup-final-next-season/|work=[[The Globe and Mail]] |location= |access-date=}}</ref>
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref>{{cite news |last= Snow|first=Kevin|date=November 11, 2013|title=WIT AND WISDOM PAVED NEALE'S WAY TO THE HALL OF FAME|url=https://www.nhl.com/sabres/news/wit-and-wisdom-paved-neales-way-to-the-hall-of-fame/c-691048|work=NHL|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
+
|[[Harry Neale]]<ref name=":26">{{cite news |last= Snow|first=Kevin|date=November 11, 2013|title=WIT AND WISDOM PAVED NEALE'S WAY TO THE HALL OF FAME|url=https://www.nhl.com/sabres/news/wit-and-wisdom-paved-neales-way-to-the-hall-of-fame/c-691048|work=NHL|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]'' (Game 7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 31st 1987|id=c18ycSyL5gQ}}</ref>
 
|''[[Chris Cuthbert]]'' (Game 7)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room Celebration May 31st 1987|id=c18ycSyL5gQ}}</ref>
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":3">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 31st 1987|id=w55jTevoMGo}}</ref>
 
|[[Ron MacLean]]<ref name=":3">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 31st 1987|id=w55jTevoMGo}}</ref>
|[[Don Cherry]]<ref name=":3">{{YouTube|title=Coach's Corner May 31st 1987|id=w55jTevoMGo}}</ref>
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|[[Don Cherry]]<ref name=":3" />
 
|-
 
|-
|[[NHL on Global|Canwest/Global]] (Games 3–5, 7)<ref>{{Cite news|date=May 15, 1987|title=Where were commentators when NHL was on fence?|first=Ken|last=McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=F10}}</ref><ref>{{Cite news|title=Global network to share coverage for NHL playoffs|date=February 7, 1987|first=Ken|last=McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=D5}}</ref><ref>{{Cite news|date=June 14, 1987|title=Let's put an end to goon hockey|page=G6|newspaper=Toronto Star}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Philadelphia Flyers vs Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup Final Game 5|id=XNiZF8nSKmE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=31/05/1987 - Philadelphia Flyers vs Edmonton Oilers - Game 7 Stanley Cup Finals|id=vyJVgYch6CM}}</ref><ref name=":13">{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final post game (part 1) from Global|id=NADk2pQDiBo&t=23s}}</ref><ref name=":35">{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final post game (part 2) from Global|id=-b6YOKLpZEM}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on Global|Canwest/Global]] (Games 3–5, 7)<ref>{{Cite news|date=May 15, 1987|title=Where were commentators when NHL was on fence?|first=Ken|last=McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=F10}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1987 Philadelphia Flyers vs Edmonton Oilers Stanley Cup Final Game 5|id=XNiZF8nSKmE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=31/05/1987 - Philadelphia Flyers vs Edmonton Oilers - Game 7 Stanley Cup Finals|id=vyJVgYch6CM}}</ref><ref name=":33">{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final post game (part 1) from Global|id=NADk2pQDiBo&t=23s}}</ref><ref name=":34">{{YouTube|title=1987 Stanley Cup Final post game (part 2) from Global|id=-b6YOKLpZEM}}</ref>
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=391068|title=The Doc is in|date=November 7, 2008|author=John McGourty|work=NHL.com}}</ref>
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|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=391068|title=The Doc is in|date=November 7, 2008|first=John|last=McGourty|work=NHL.com}}</ref>
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
 
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
|''[[Jim Tatti]]''
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|''Jim Tatti''
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|-
 
|-
| rowspan="2" |[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]<ref name=":36">{{cite news|title=Networks split TV coverage of Stanley Cup|date=May 16, 1986|first=Ken|last=McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=D4}}</ref>
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| rowspan="2" |[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]<ref name=":13">{{cite news|title=Networks split TV coverage of Stanley Cup|date=May 16, 1986|first=Ken|last=McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=D4}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on CTV|CTV]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 1 vs Flames (VHS)|id=mxs0YyW1Ujk}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 2 vs Flames (VHS)|id=2HMwQjGvHMQ}}</ref>
 
|[[NHL on CTV|CTV]] (Games 1–2)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 1 vs Flames (VHS)|id=mxs0YyW1Ujk}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 2 vs Flames (VHS)|id=2HMwQjGvHMQ}}</ref>
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]
 
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]
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|-
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 3–5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 3 vs Flames (VHS)|id=oAfAkT4uT_Y}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 4 vs Flames (VHS)|id=A5EvuKpEl4E}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canadiens @ Flames 05/24/86 | Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 1986|id=TITjt8pr2fY}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room interviews with 1986 Stanley Cup Champions the Montreal Canadiens (VHS)|id=M2_Uyg_0ULw}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] (Games 3–5)<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 3 vs Flames (VHS)|id=oAfAkT4uT_Y}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens Cup Journey '86: Stanley Cup Finals game 4 vs Flames (VHS)|id=A5EvuKpEl4E}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canadiens @ Flames 05/24/86 | Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 1986|id=TITjt8pr2fY}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Locker Room interviews with 1986 Stanley Cup Champions the Montreal Canadiens (VHS)|id=M2_Uyg_0ULw}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref name=":27">{{cite web| url= https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/cbc-takes-different-tack-in-dealing-with-broadcast-teams/article743511/| title= CBC takes different tack in dealing with broadcast teams | work=William Houston ([[The Globe and Mail]]) | date= May 25, 1985 | access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref> (in Montréal)<br>[[Don Wittman]]<ref name=":27" /> (Game 5)
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|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref name=":27">{{cite web|date=May 25, 1985|title=CBC takes different tack in dealing with broadcast teams|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/cbc-takes-different-tack-in-dealing-with-broadcast-teams/article743511/|access-date=February 9, 2016|work=William Houston ([[The Globe and Mail]])}}</ref> (in Montreal)<br>[[Don Wittman]]<ref name=":27" /> (Game 5)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<br>[[Mickey Redmond]] (in Montréal)<br>[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] (Game 5)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<br>[[Mickey Redmond]] (in Montreal)<br>[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]] (Game 5)
 
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|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
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|[[Brad Park]]
 
|[[Brad Park]]
 
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|[[1984 Stanley Cup Finals|1984]]
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|[[1984 Stanley Cup Finals|1984]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=New York Islanders 6 Edmonton Oilers 1 Stanley Cup Final Game 2 May 12 1984|id=EEI16jzS8Tc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1984 Islanders vs. Oilers, Stanley Cup Final, Gm52|id=Y8WsrejQ4qo}}</ref>
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=New York Islanders 6 Edmonton Oilers 1 Stanley Cup Final Game 2 May 12 1984|id=EEI16jzS8Tc}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1984 Islanders vs. Oilers, Stanley Cup Final, Gm5|id=Y8WsrejQ4qo}}</ref>
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Compton|first=Brian|date=September 23, 2011|title=Cole never dreamed of NHL game in hometown|url=https://www.nhl.com/news/cole-never-dreamed-of-nhl-game-in-hometown/c-589523|work=NHL|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Compton|first=Brian|date=September 23, 2011|title=Cole never dreamed of NHL game in hometown|url=https://www.nhl.com/news/cole-never-dreamed-of-nhl-game-in-hometown/c-589523|work=NHL|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<br>[[Mickey Redmond]] (in New York)<br>[[Gary Dornhoefer]] (in Edmonton)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<br>[[Mickey Redmond]] (in New York)<br>[[Gary Dornhoefer]] (in Edmonton)
 
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|[[Dave Hodge]]<br>[[John Wells (sportscaster)|John Wells]] (in Edmonton)<ref>{{YouTube|title=CBC Opening "Messier" 1984 Stanley Cup (G # 5)|id=gGDryHlaYrA}}</ref>
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]<br>[[John Wells (sportscaster)|John Wells]] (in Edmonton)<ref>{{YouTube|title=CBC Opening "Messier" 1984 Stanley Cup (G # 5)|id=gGDryHlaYrA}}</ref>
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 1 1982 Stanley Cup Final Vancouver Canucks at New York Islanders (CBC)|id=g0_fpubPL10}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1982 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Canucks (CBC)|id=SS5icnRBcas}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1982 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Canucks CBC feed|id=jcSWE6Xdaq4}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 1 1982 Stanley Cup Final Vancouver Canucks at New York Islanders (CBC)|id=g0_fpubPL10}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 3 1982 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Canucks (CBC)|id=SS5icnRBcas}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1982 Stanley Cup Final Islanders at Canucks CBC feed|id=jcSWE6Xdaq4}}</ref>
 
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Bossy OT goal on Vancouver (Game 1 of 1982 Final)|id=ju1Gfa_muak}}</ref> (in New York)<br>[[Jim Robson]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Mike Bossy legendary goal|id=ZdE91DH-MKk}}</ref> (in Vancouver)
 
|[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Bossy OT goal on Vancouver (Game 1 of 1982 Final)|id=ju1Gfa_muak}}</ref> (in New York)<br>[[Jim Robson]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Mike Bossy legendary goal|id=ZdE91DH-MKk}}</ref> (in Vancouver)
|[[Mickey Redmond]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in New York)<br>[[Howie Meeker]] and [[Gary Dornhoefer]] (in Edmonton)
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|[[Mickey Redmond]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in New York)<br>[[Howie Meeker]] and [[Gary Dornhoefer]] (in Edmonton)
 
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|[[Dave Hodge]] (in New York)<br>[[Steve Armitage]] (in Vancouver)
 
|[[Dave Hodge]] (in New York)<br>[[Steve Armitage]] (in Vancouver)
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|[[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]]
 
|[[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":15" /><ref name=":16" /><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 6 1980 Stanley Cup Final Philadelphia @ New York Islanders|id=LT1cf8T3pps}}</ref>
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":15">{{YouTube|title=New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers - Game 1 - 1980 Stanley Cup Finals - 5/13/80 - Complete|id=l6jHPZDJODU}}</ref><ref name=":16">{{YouTube|title=Game 4 1980 Stanley Cup Final Flyers at Islanders|id=jWq_j50_rK8}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Game 6 1980 Stanley Cup Final Philadelphia @ New York Islanders|id=LT1cf8T3pps}}</ref>
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (2nd half of Games 1–4, [[Overtime (ice hockey)|OT]] of Game 1, and 1st half of Game 5)<br>[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]] (Games 1–2; 1st half)<br>[[Jim Robson]]<ref name=":18">{{cite book |last=Robertson|first=John|author-link= |date= |title=Birth of a Dynasty: The 1980 New York Islanders ...|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Birth_of_a_Dynasty/HTKCDwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=Birth+of+a+Dynasty&printsec=frontcover}}</ref>
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|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (2nd half of Games 1–4, [[Overtime (ice hockey)|OT]] of Game 1, and 1st half of Game 5)<br>[[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]] (Games 1–2; 1st half)<br>[[Jim Robson]]<ref name=":18">{{cite book |last=Robertson|first=John|author-link= |date= |title=Birth of a Dynasty: The 1980 New York Islanders ...|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Birth_of_a_Dynasty/HTKCDwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=Birth+of+a+Dynasty&printsec=frontcover}}</ref> (Games 3–6; 1st half of Games 3–4; 2nd half of Game 5, and Game 6 entirely)
|[[Gary Dornhoefer]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Gary Dornhoefer]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|
 
|
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
|[[Howie Meeker]]
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|[[Don Cherry]] and [[Howie Meeker]]
 
|}
 
|}
   
======Notes======
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==== Notes ====
 
* In [[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]], [[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]], Dan Kelly and [[Jim Robson]] shared play-by-play duties for CBC's coverage. Cole did play-by-play for the first half of Games 1, and 2. Meanwhile, Kelly did play-by-play for the rest of Games 1–4 and first half of Game 5 (Kelly also did call the overtime period of Game 1). Finally, Robson did play-by-play for first half of Games 3–4, the rest of Game 5, and Game 6 entirely. In essence, this meant that Cole or Robson would do play-by-play for the first period and the first half of the second period. Therefore, at the closest stoppage of play near the 10 minute mark of the second period, Cole or Robson handed off the call to Kelly for the rest of the game.
 
* For the [[1984–85 NHL season|1984–85]] and [[1985–86 NHL season|1985–86]] seasons, [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] aired regular season games on Friday nights (and some Sunday afternoons) as well as partial coverage of the playoffs and Stanley Cup Finals. While Molson continued to present '''''Hockey Night in Canada''''' on Saturday nights on CBC, rival brewery Carling O'Keefe began airing '''''Friday Night Hockey''''' on CTV. This marked the first time since beginning broadcasting in 1952 that CBC was not the lone over-the-air network broadcaster of the Stanley Cup Finals in Canada. From 1967 through 1975, both CBC and CTV aired NHL games, but it was from a Molson-led ''Hockey Night in Canada'' package that was split. CBC got the Saturday games and the playoffs; Wednesday-night regular-season games appeared on CTV.
 
* In {{scfy|1985}}, [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] televised Games 1 and 2 nationally while Games 3, 4 and 5 were televised in [[Edmonton]] only. [[CTV Television Network|CTV]] televised Games 3, 4, and 5 nationally while games were [[blackout (broadcasting)|blacked out]] in [[Edmonton]]. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]], [[Ron Reusch]], and [[Brad Park]] called the games on CTV.
 
* For Games 1 and 2 of the [[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986 Finals]], [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] only had the rights to air them locally in [[1985–86 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal]] and [[1985–86 Calgary Flames season|Calgary]],<ref name=":13" /> while [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] broadcast it to the rest of the country. CBC would then have the exclusive rights to televise Games 3, 4, and 5 nationally. Had the series gone to a seventh game, then both CBC and CTV would have [[Simulcast|simultaneously televised]] it while using their own production facilities and crews. Like the year prior, [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] and [[Ron Reusch]], and [[Brad Park]] called the games for CTV.
 
* Even though [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] decided to pull the plug on their two year-old (lasting from 1984–85 through 1985–86) NHL broadcasting venture with the [[Carling O'Keefe]] brewing company (citing low ratings and an inability to clear other programming for both regular season and playoff telecasts), Carling O'Keefe retained their rights. This soon led to them syndicating 1987 and 1988 playoff telecasts on a chain of channels that would one day become the Global Television Network. The Global Television Network broadcasts were aired under the names ''Stanley Cup '87'' and ''Stanley Cup '88'', before a merger between Carling O'Keefe and Molson (the presenters of ''Hockey Night in Canada'' on CBC) put an end to the competition. Unlike the split CTV/CBC coverage of {{NHL Year|1984}} and {{NHL Year|1985}}, the Canwest-Global telecasts from {{NHL Year|1986}}-{{NHL Year|1987}} were network exclusive, except for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals if they were necessary. When CBC and Global televised Game 7 of the 1987 Stanley Cup Finals,<ref name=":33" /><ref name=":34" /> they used separate production facilities and separate on-air talent.
 
* Game 4 (May 24) of the [[1988 Stanley Cup Finals]] is well known for fog that interfered with the game and a power outage that caused its cancellation before a faceoff. The game ended with the [[1987–88 Edmonton Oilers season|Edmonton Oilers]] and [[1987–88 Boston Bruins season|Boston Bruins]] tied at 3–3. CBC televised the first Game 4 as well as game 5 (on May 26), for which the Oilers won 6–3.
 
** In 1988, Canwest-Global had the rights to the Games 6 and 7 of the Finals, which ultimately, were not necessary.
   
 
=== 1970s ===
*In [[1980 Stanley Cup Finals|1980]], [[Bob Cole (sportscaster)|Bob Cole]], Dan Kelly, and [[Jim Robson]] shared play-by-play duties for CBC's coverage. Cole did play-by-play for the first half of Games 1, and 2. Meanwhile, Kelly did play-by-play for the second half Games 1-5 (Kelly also did called the overtime period of Game 1). Finally, Robson did play-by-play for first half of Games 3-5 and Game 6 entirely. In essence this would mean that Cole or Robson would do play-by-play for the first period and the first half of the second period. Therefore, at the closest stoppage of play near the 10 minute mark of the second period, Cole or Robson handed off the call to Kelly for the rest of the game.
 
 
*For the [[1984–85 NHL season|1984–85]] and [[1985–86 NHL season|1985–86]] seasons, [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] aired regular season games on Friday nights (and some Sunday afternoons) as well as partial coverage of the playoffs and Stanley Cup Finals. While Molson continued to present '''''Hockey Night in Canada''''' on Saturday nights on CBC, rival brewery Carling O'Keefe began airing '''''Friday Night Hockey''''' on CTV. This marked the first time since beginning broadcasting in 1952 that CBC was not the lone over-the-air network broadcaster of the Stanley Cup Finals in Canada. From 1967 through 1975, both CBC and CTV aired NHL games, but it was from a Molson-led ''Hockey Night in Canada'' package that was split. CBC got the Saturday games and the playoffs; Wednesday-night regular-season games appeared on CTV.
 
*In {{scfy|1985}}, [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] televised Games 1 and 2 nationally while Games 3, 4 and 5 were televised in [[Edmonton]] only. [[CTV Television Network|CTV]] televised Games 3, 4 and 5 nationally while games were [[blackout (broadcasting)|blacked out]] in [[Edmonton]]. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]], [[Ron Reusch]], and [[Brad Park]] called the games on CTV.
 
*For Games 1 and 2 of the [[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986 Finals]], [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] only had the rights to air them locally in [[1985–86 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]] and [[1985–86 Calgary Flames season|Calgary]]<ref name=":36" />, while [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] broadcast it to the rest of the country. CBC would then have the exclusive rights to televise Games 3, 4, and 5 nationally. Had the series gone to a seventh game, then both CBC and CTV would have [[Simulcast|simultaneously televised]] it while using their own production facilities and crews. Unlike the year prior, [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] and [[Ron Reusch]] called the games for CTV.
 
*Even though [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] decided to pull the plug on their 2 year-old (lasting from 1984–85 through 1985–86) NHL broadcasting venture with the [[Carling O'Keefe]] brewing company (citing low ratings and an inability to clear other programming for both regular season and playoff telecasts), Carling O'Keefe retained their rights. This soon led to them syndicating 1987 and 1988 playoff telecasts on a chain of channels that would one day become the Global Television Network. The Global Television Network broadcasts were aired under the names ''Stanley Cup '87'' and ''Stanley Cup '88'', before a merger between Carling O'Keefe and Molson (the presenters of ''Hockey Night in Canada'' on CBC) put an end to the competition. Unlike the split CTV/CBC coverage of {{NHL Year|1984}} and {{NHL Year|1985}}, the Canwest-Global telecasts from {{NHL Year|1986}}-{{NHL Year|1987}} were network exclusive, except for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals if they were necessary. When CBC and Global televised Game 7 of the 1987 Stanley Cup Finals,<ref name=":13" /><ref name=":35" /> they used separate production facilities and separate on-air talent.
 
*Game 4 (May 24) of the [[1988 Stanley Cup Finals]] is well known for fog that interfered with the game and a power outage that caused its cancellation before a faceoff. The game ended with the [[Edmonton Oilers]] and [[Boston Bruins]] tied at 3–3. CBC televised the first Game 4 as well as game 5 (on May 26), for which the Oilers won 6–3.
 
**In 1988, Canwest-Global had the rights to the games 6 and 7 of the Finals, which ultimately, were not necessary.
 
 
====1970s====
 
 
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{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
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![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
!Studio analyst
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!Studio analysts
 
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|[[1979 Stanley Cup Finals|1979]]
 
|[[1979 Stanley Cup Finals|1979]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":39">{{YouTube|title=John Davidson & Ken Dryden game delay -1979 Stanley Cup|id=SEQ67KT9bdU}}</ref><ref name=":40">{{YouTube|title=Bunny Larocque wears cage helmet -1979 Stanley Cup|id=iiuIKH0JrRY}}</ref><ref name=":41">{{YouTube|title=1979 NHL SCF G2 NY Rangers @ Montreal 5 15 1979|id=jBuIwCuut3o}}</ref><ref name=":42">{{YouTube|title=Rangers Hit Ken Dryden Again - 1979 Stanley Cup|id=8zymKOJyeBU}}</ref><ref name=":43">{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens win game 4 of 1979 Stanley Cup Final|id=f3TSfHntpt8}}</ref><ref name=":44">{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1979 Rangers vs. Canadiens - Cup Final, Gm 5|id=QMu4qRprENE}}</ref>
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":35">{{YouTube|title=John Davidson & Ken Dryden game delay -1979 Stanley Cup|id=SEQ67KT9bdU}}</ref><ref name=":36">{{YouTube|title=Bunny Larocque wears cage helmet -1979 Stanley Cup|id=iiuIKH0JrRY}}</ref><ref name=":37">{{YouTube|title=1979 NHL SCF G2 NY Rangers @ Montreal 5 15 1979|id=jBuIwCuut3o}}</ref><ref name=":38">{{YouTube|title=Rangers Hit Ken Dryden Again - 1979 Stanley Cup|id=8zymKOJyeBU}}</ref><ref name=":39">{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens win game 4 of 1979 Stanley Cup Final|id=f3TSfHntpt8}}</ref><ref name=":40">{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1979 Rangers vs. Canadiens - Cup Final, Gm 5|id=QMu4qRprENE}}</ref>
|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (first half of Game 2)
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|[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (first half of Game 2)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<br>[[Gary Dornhoefer]] (Games 1, 5)<br>[[Gerry Pinder]] (Game 2)<br>[[Bobby Orr]] (in [[1978–79 New York Rangers season|New York]])
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<br>[[Gary Dornhoefer]] (Games 1, 5)<br>[[Gerry Pinder]] (Game 2)<br>[[Bobby Orr]] (in New York City)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in [[1978–79 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in New York)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in New York City)
 
|[[Howie Meeker]] (in New York)
 
|[[Howie Meeker]] (in New York)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1978 Stanley Cup Finals|1978]]
 
|[[1978 Stanley Cup Finals|1978]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":19">{{YouTube|title=1978 NHL SCF G 1 Boston @ Montreal 5 13 1978|id=ithBLuG39TY}}</ref><ref name=":20">{{YouTube|title=1978 NHL SCF G 2 Boston @ Montreal 5 16 1978|id=BNmA714_94w}}</ref><ref name=":21">{{YouTube|title=1978 Stanley Cup Game #4 Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins (May 20,1978) (Part 1)|id=qch-eRYqBn0}}</ref><ref name=":22">{{YouTube|title=1978 Stanley Cup Game #4 Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins (May 20,1978) (Part 2)|id=Xy5HJ5V1rvo}}</ref><ref name=":23">{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Canadiens 05/23/78 {{!}} Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 1978|id=3Sknjqt9zHQ}}</ref><ref name=":24">{{YouTube|title=NHL May 25/1978 G6 Montreal Canadiens - Boston Bruins (HD)|id=CxwFQsZ5YJc}}</ref>
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":19">{{YouTube|title=1978 NHL SCF G 1 Boston @ Montreal 5 13 1978|id=ithBLuG39TY}}</ref><ref name=":20">{{YouTube|title=1978 NHL SCF G 2 Boston @ Montreal 5 16 1978|id=BNmA714_94w}}</ref><ref name=":21">{{YouTube|title=1978 Mtl@Bos G3|id=I7k4jbGAdHc}}</ref><ref name=":22">{{YouTube|title=1978 Mtl@Bos G4|id=OeQ46BkR1xQ}}</ref><ref name=":23">{{YouTube|title=Classic: Bruins @ Canadiens 05/23/78 {{!}} Game 5 Stanley Cup Finals 1978|id=3Sknjqt9zHQ}}</ref><ref name=":24">{{YouTube|title=1978 Mtl@Bos G6|id=vkaZCJnYD7w}}</ref>
|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref name=":41">{{cite book |last=Robertson|first=John|author-link= |date= |title=Too Many Men on the Ice: The 1978-1979 Boston Bruins and the Most Famous ...|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Too_Many_Men_on_the_Ice/Q69mDwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=Too+Many+Men+on+the+Ice&printsec=frontcover}}</ref> (in [[1977–78 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in [[1977–78 Boston Bruins season|Boston]])
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref name=":41">{{cite book |last=Robertson|first=John|author-link= |date= |title=Too Many Men on the Ice: The 1978-1979 Boston Bruins and the Most Famous ...|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Too_Many_Men_on_the_Ice/Q69mDwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=Too+Many+Men+on+the+Ice&printsec=frontcover}}</ref> (in Montreal)<br>[[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in Boston)
|[[Chico Resch]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Chico Resch]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] and [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in Montréal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in Boston)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] and [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in Boston)
 
|[[Lou Nanne]]
 
|[[Lou Nanne]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1977 Stanley Cup Finals|1977]]
 
|[[1977 Stanley Cup Finals|1977]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1977 MTL vs. BOS {{!}} SCF, Gm4|id=ZK7VF2-gIwg}}</ref>
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<br>[[Don Marshall]] (Game 1)<br>[[Red Storey]] (Game 2)
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]<br>[[Don Marshall]] (Game 1)<br>[[Red Storey]] (Game 2)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in [[1976–77 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in [[1976–77 Boston Bruins season|Boston]])
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Dave Hodge]] (in Boston)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1976 Stanley Cup Finals|1976]]
 
|[[1976 Stanley Cup Finals|1976]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1976 MTL vs. PHI, Stanley Cup Final, Gm 4|id=7n5F3di1Mu4}}</ref>
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Howie Meeker]]
 
|[[Howie Meeker]]
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|[[1975 Stanley Cup Finals|1975]]
 
|[[1975 Stanley Cup Finals|1975]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Jim Robson]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.broadcasting-history.ca/personalities/robson-jim|title=Jim Robson|last= |first= |date= |website=History of Canadian Broadcasting|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref> (in [[1974–75 Philadelphia Flyers season|Philadelphia]])<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (in [[1974–75 Buffalo Sabres season|Buffalo]])
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|[[Jim Robson]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.broadcasting-history.ca/personalities/robson-jim|title=Jim Robson|last= |first= |date= |website=History of Canadian Broadcasting|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref> (in Philadelphia)<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (in Buffalo)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1974 Stanley Cup Finals|1974]]
 
|[[1974 Stanley Cup Finals|1974]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Danny Gallivan]] and [[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]] (in [[1973–74 Boston Bruins season|Boston]])<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] and [[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]] (in [[1973–74 Philadelphia Flyers season|Philadelphia]])
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|[[Danny Gallivan]] (in Boston)<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]] (in Philadelphia)<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL 1973/74. Stanley Cup Finals, game 4. Philadelphia Flyers - Boston Bruins|id=gdSnLLFWYHM}}</ref>
|[[Brian McFarlane]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in Boston)<br>[[Brian McFarlane]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in Philadelphia)
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|[[Brian McFarlane]] (in Boston)<br>[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in Philadelphia)
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]
 
|[[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens win 1973 Stanley cup|id=dlgwaDWchEE}}</ref>
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1972 Stanley Cup Finals|1972]]
 
|[[1972 Stanley Cup Finals|1972]]
|[[NHL on CTV|CTV]]<ref name=":37">{{cite news|title=Strike Forces CBS to Change Hockey Feature|date=February 21, 1972|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|page=F12}}</ref>
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|[[NHL on CTV|CTV]]<ref name=":28">{{cite news|title=Strike Forces CBS to Change Hockey Feature|date=February 21, 1972|newspaper=Los Angeles Times|page=F12}}</ref>
 
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
 
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
 
|[[Brian McFarlane]]
 
|[[Brian McFarlane]]
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|[[1971 Stanley Cup Finals|1971]]
 
|[[1971 Stanley Cup Finals|1971]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Scotty Bowman]] and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1971 Stanley Cup, Ken Dryden wins Conn Smythe Trophy|id=8di4G12ynnM}}</ref>
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|[[Scotty Bowman]] and [[Dick Irvin Jr.]] <ref>{{cite web|last=|first=|date=|title=TV broadcast highlights from the 1971 final between Canadiens and Hawks|url=https://www.habseyesontheprize.com/pages/1971|access-date=|website=|publisher=|quote=}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=8di4G12ynnM|title=1971 Stanley Cup, Ken Dryden wins Conn Smythe Trophy}}</ref>
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1970 Stanley Cup Finals|1970]]
 
|[[1970 Stanley Cup Finals|1970]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]] (in [[1969–70 St. Louis Blues season|St. Louis]])<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (in [[1969–70 Boston Bruins season|Boston]])
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|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]] (in St. Louis)<br>[[Danny Gallivan]] (in Boston)
|[[Brian McFarlane]] (in St. Louis)<br>[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in Boston)
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|[[Brian McFarlane]] (in St. Louis)<br>[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in Boston)
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|}
 
|}
   
======Notes======
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==== Notes ====
*The most commonly seen video clip of [[Bobby Orr]]'s famous overtime goal ("The Flight") in Game 4 of the [[1970 Stanley Cup Finals]] is the American version broadcast on [[NHL on CBS|CBS]] as called by [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]. This archival clip can be considered a rarity, since about 98% of the time, any surviving [[kinescope]]s or videotapes of the actual telecasts of hockey games from this era usually emanate from CBC's coverage. According to [[Dick Irvin, Jr.|Dick Irvin, Jr.'s]] book ''My 26 Stanley Cups'' (Irvin was in the CBC booth with [[Danny Gallivan]] during the 1970 Stanley Cup Finals), he was always curious why even the CBC prototypically uses the CBS replay of the Bobby Orr goal (with Dan Kelly's commentary) instead of Gallivan's call. The explanation that Irvin received was that the CBC's master tape of the game (along with others) was thrown away in order clear shelf space at the network.
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* The most commonly seen video clip of [[Bobby Orr]]'s famous overtime goal ("The Flight") in Game 4 of the [[1970 Stanley Cup Finals]] is the American version broadcast on [[NHL on CBS|CBS]] as called by [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]]. This archival clip can be considered a rarity, since about 98% of the time, any surviving [[kinescope]]s or videotapes of the actual telecasts of hockey games from this era usually emanate from CBC's coverage. According to [[Dick Irvin Jr.|Dick Irvin, Jr.'s]] book ''My 26 Stanley Cups'' (Irvin was in the CBC booth with [[Danny Gallivan]] during the 1970 Stanley Cup Finals), he was always curious why even the CBC prototypically uses the CBS replay of the Bobby Orr goal (with Dan Kelly's commentary) instead of Gallivan's call. The explanation that Irvin received was that the CBC's master tape of the game (along with others) was thrown away in order clear shelf space at the network.
 
* In {{scfy|1972}}, ''[[Hockey Night in Canada]]'' moved all [[1971–72 NHL season|playoff]] coverage from [[CBC Television|CBC]] to [[CTV Television Network|CTV]] to avoid conflict with the lengthy [[National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians|NABET]] [[Strike action|strike]]<ref name=":28" /> against the CBC. Eventually, [[McCann (company)#McCann Canada|MacLaren Advertising]], in conjunction with [[Molson Breweries]] and [[Imperial Oil]]/[[Esso]], who actually owned the rights to ''Hockey Night in Canada'' (not CBC) decided to give the playoff telecast rights to CTV. Initially, it was on a game by game basis in the quarterfinals (Game 1 of the [[1971-72 Boston Bruins season|Boston]]-[[1971-72 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]] series was seen on [[CFTO-TV|CFTO]] Toronto in full while other [[:Category:CTV Television Network stations|CTV affiliates]], but not all joined the game in progress. Game 1 of the [[1971–72 New York Rangers season|New York Rangers]][[1971–72 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal]] series was seen only on [[CFCF-TV|CFCF]] Montreal while Game 4 not televised due to a [[Lockout (industry)|lockout]] of technicians at the [[Montreal Forum]]), and then the full semifinals and Stanley Cup Finals. Because CTV did not have 100% penetration in Canada at this time, they asked CBC (who ultimately refused) to allow whatever one of their [[List of CBC television stations|affiliates]] were the sole network in that market to show the playoffs. As a result, the 1972 Stanley Cup playoffs were not seen in some of the smaller Canadian markets unless said markets were close enough to the [[Canada–United States border|United States border]] to pick up the signal of a [[NHL on CBS|CBS]] [[List of CBS television affiliates (by U.S. state)|affiliate]] that carried Games, 1, 4, or 6 (Games 2, 3, and 5 were not nationally broadcast in the United States).
   
 
=== 1960s ===
*In {{scfy|1972}}, ''[[Hockey Night in Canada]]'' moved all [[1971–72 NHL season|playoff]] coverage from [[CBC Television|CBC]] to [[CTV Television Network|CTV]] to avoid conflict with the lengthy [[National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians|NABET]] [[Strike action|strike]]<ref name=":37" /> against the CBC. Eventually, MacLaren Advertising, in conjunction with [[Molson Breweries]] and [[Imperial Oil]]/[[Esso]], who actually owned the rights to ''Hockey Night in Canada'' (not CBC) decided to give the playoff telecast rights to CTV. Initially, it was on a game by game basis in the quarterfinals (Game 1 of the [[Bruins–Maple Leafs rivalry|Boston-Toronto]] series was seen on [[CFTO-TV|CFTO]] Toronto in full while other [[:Category:CTV Television Network stations|CTV affiliates]], but not all joined the game in progress. Game 1 of the [[1971-72 New York Rangers season|New York Rangers]]-[[1971-72 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]] series was seen only on [[CFCF-TV|CFCF]] Montreal while Game 4 not televised due to a [[Lockout (industry)|lockout]] of technicians at the [[Montreal Forum]]), and then the full semifinals and Stanley Cup Finals. Because CTV did not have 100% penetration in Canada at this time, they asked CBC (who ultimately refused) to allow whatever one of their [[List of CBC television stations|affiliates]] were the sole network in that market to show the playoffs. As a result, the 1972 Stanley Cup playoffs were not seen in some of the smaller Canadian markets unless said markets were close enough to the [[Canada–United States border|United States border]] to pick up the signal of a [[NHL on CBS|CBS]] [[List of CBS television affiliates (by U.S. state)|affiliate]] that carried Games, 1, 4, or 6 (Games 2, 3 and 5 were not nationally broadcast in the United States).
 
 
====1960s====
 
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
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![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
!Studio analyst
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!Studio analyst(s)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1969 Stanley Cup Finals|1969]]
 
|[[1969 Stanley Cup Finals|1969]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Stanley Cup Canadiens vs Blues|id=q6dJZ13pJ2s}}</ref>
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=q6dJZ13pJ2s|title=Stanley Cup Canadiens vs Blues}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=8eh5_38aTu4|title=1969 Stanley Cup}}</ref>
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1967 Stanley Cup Finals|1967]]
 
|[[1967 Stanley Cup Finals|1967]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Danny Gallivan]] (in [[1966–67 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref>{{cite news|last=|first=|date=November 9, 2020|title=Alex Trebek and sports have been connected since before Jeopardy!|work=CBC Sports|location=|url=https://newsjuly.codegk.com/alex-trebek-and-sports-have-been-connected-since-before-jeopardy-cbc-sports/|access-date=}}</ref> (in [[1966–67 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]])
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=4f-0-C7DUhw|title=1967 Stanley Cup Game 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 @ Montreal 6}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=LDdAP6LD-HM|title=1967 Stanley Cup Game 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 @ Montreal Canadiens 0}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=hMYMSjGlwhg|title=1967 Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 @ Montreal Canadiens 1}}</ref> (in Montreal)<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref>{{cite news|last=|first=|date=November 9, 2020|title=Alex Trebek and sports have been connected since before Jeopardy!|work=CBC Sports|location=|url=https://newsjuly.codegk.com/alex-trebek-and-sports-have-been-connected-since-before-jeopardy-cbc-sports/|access-date=}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=oV7UxlO2VAw|title=1967 Stanley Cup Game 3 Montreal Canadiens 2 @ Toronto Maple Leafs 3 2OT}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=HSJJspwxyjI|title=NHL Apr.27/1967 Final Game4 Montreal Canadiens - Toronto Maple Leafs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=1Pyap77uGSU|title=NHL Classic Games: 1967 Stanley Cup Final, Gm6: Maple Leafs vs. Canadiens}}</ref> (in Toronto)
|[[Dick Irvin, Jr.]] (in [[1966–67 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Brian McFarlane]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.broadcasting-history.ca/in-depth/hockey-night-canada-television-years|title=Hockey Night in Canada - The Television Years|last= |first= |date= |website=broadcasting-history.ca|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref> (in [[1966–67 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]])
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|[[Dick Irvin Jr.]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Brian McFarlane]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.broadcasting-history.ca/in-depth/hockey-night-canada-television-years|title=Hockey Night in Canada - The Television Years|last= |first= |date= |website=broadcasting-history.ca|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref> (in Toronto)
|[[Ward Cornell]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1967 Stanley Cup postgame on HNIC|id=Il4xrCDYpTg}}</ref>
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|[[Ward Cornell]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=8mzW6m1iKj4|title=1967 HNIC Stanley Cup Postgame}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=Il4xrCDYpTg|title=1967 Stanley Cup postgame on HNIC}}</ref>
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|[[Frank J. Selke]] and [[Bob Goldham]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1967 HNIC Stanley Cup pregame|id=BLtDZmocBN8}}</ref>
|[[Frank Selke Jr.]]
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1966 Stanley Cup Finals|1966]]
 
|[[1966 Stanley Cup Finals|1966]]
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|[[Keith Dancy]]
 
|[[Keith Dancy]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
|[[Frank Selke Jr.]]
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|[[Frank J. Selke]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1965 Stanley Cup Finals|1965]]
 
|[[1965 Stanley Cup Finals|1965]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1965 NHL Stanley Cup Finals G7 Chicago vs Montreal (1965, May 5)|id=P7YolurYvmQ}}</ref>
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=1965 NHL Stanley Cup Finals G7 Chicago vs Montreal (1965, May 5)|id=P7YolurYvmQ}}</ref>
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Keith Dancy]]
 
|[[Keith Dancy]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
|[[Frank Selke Jr.]]
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|[[Frank J. Selke]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1964 Stanley Cup Finals|1964]]
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|[[1964 Stanley Cup Finals|1964]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=58pnMa6HuNo|title=NHL Apr.11/1964 Final Game1 Detroit Red Wings - Toronto Maple Leafs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=Boy6AWCpHt4|title=NHL Apr.14/1964 Final Game2 Detroit Red Wings - Toronto Maple Leafs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=liLxQ7umlrU|title=NHL Apr.23/1964 Final Game6 Toronto Maple Leafs - Detroit Red Wings}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=yfrozDDxxHU|title=1964 NHL SCF G 6 Toronto @ Detroit 4 23 1964}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=sBNAFCERO-k|title=1964 Stanley Cup Final. Game 7. Toronto vs Detroit}}</ref>
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
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|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=J0HnUmImZIA|title=1964 Leafs Red Wings Stanley Cup pregame on HNIC}}</ref>
|[[Bob Goldham]]
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|[[Bob Goldham]] and [[Brian McFarlane]] (in Toronto)
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[[Keith Dancy]] (in Detroit)
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
|[[Frank Selke Jr.]]
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|[[Frank J. Selke]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1963 Stanley Cup Finals|1963]]
 
|[[1963 Stanley Cup Finals|1963]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=agMTgUkd5SA|title=NHL Apr.11/1963 Final Game2 Detroit Red Wings - Toronto Maple Leafs}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=fCMRlkWxQ1Q|title=NHL Apr.16/1963 Final Game4 Toronto Maple Leafs - Detroit Red Wings}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=wu6HJMsay0U|title=1963 NHL Stanley Cup Final playoffs Detroit Red Wings Toronto Maple Leafs}}</ref>
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
 
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
 
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
 
|[[Bob Goldham]]
 
|[[Bob Goldham]]
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|[[Ward Cornell]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=sr4-rwARZqw|title=1963 HNIC Stanley Cup postgame}}</ref>
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Frank Selke Jr.]]
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|[[Frank J. Selke]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1962 Stanley Cup Finals|1962]]
 
|[[1962 Stanley Cup Finals|1962]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=AFPew3F5u9E|title=Chicago Black Hawks at Toronto Maple Leafs on April 10 1962}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=0DJxdV5D6M8|title=1962 NHL Stanley Cup Final G3 Chicago vs Toronto (1962, April 15)}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=SHY-fjAQ0XE|title=1962 Leafs vs Black Hawks game 5 Intermissions and game 6 incomplete}}</ref>
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
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|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
|[[Bob Goldham]]
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|[[Bob Goldham]]
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|[[Ward Cornell]]<ref>{{YouTube|id=ghaf9ggdiE0|title=1962 Leafs vs Black Hawks postgame on HNIC}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|id=U3IeMq_smH0|title=1962 HNIC Stanley Cup postgame}}</ref>
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
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|[[Frank J. Selke]], [[Gump Worsley]], [[Gordie Howe]], and [[Doug Harvey (ice hockey)|Doug Harvey]]
|[[Gump Worsley]]
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1961 Stanley Cup Finals|1961]]
 
|[[1961 Stanley Cup Finals|1961]]
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]<ref name=":95">{{YouTube|id=YJNF_NMKY7I|title=NHL Apr.16/1961 Final Game6 Chicago Blackhawks - Detroit Red Wings}}</ref>
|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
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|[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]
|[[Bob Goldham]]
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|[[Bob Goldham]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1960 Stanley Cup Finals|1960]]
 
|[[1960 Stanley Cup Finals|1960]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
|[[Danny Gallivan]] (in [[1959–60 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref name=":2">{{cite book|last=Leonetti|first=Michael|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=fvJXBAAAQBAJ&q=Stanley+Cup+Finals+CBC+Bill+Hewitt&pg=PA160|title=100 Things Maple Leafs Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die|date=October 2014|publisher=|isbn=9781600789359|location=|page=160|author-link=}}</ref> (in [[1959–60 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]])
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|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Apr.09/1960 Final Game2 Toronto Maple Leafs - Montreal Canadiens|id=QfM9qyp5y38}}</ref> (in Montreal)<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Apr.14/1960 Final Game4 Montreal Canadiens - Toronto Maple Leafs|id=I_bh_68l_Us}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1960 MONTREAL @ TORONTO GAME 4 YouTube 360p|id=7fR0CDPHPM0}}</ref> (in Toronto)
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|[[Frank J. Selke]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Foster Hewitt]]<ref name=":2">{{cite book|last=Leonetti|first=Michael|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=fvJXBAAAQBAJ&q=Stanley+Cup+Finals+CBC+Bill+Hewitt&pg=PA160|title=100 Things Maple Leafs Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die|date=October 2014|publisher=|isbn=9781600789359|location=|page=160|author-link=}}</ref> (in Toronto)
|[[Keith Dancy]] (in [[1959–60 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Foster Hewitt]]<ref name=":2" /> (in [[1959–60 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]])
 
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|}
 
|}
   
======Notes======
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==== Notes ====
*The [[1961 Stanley Cup Finals]] were almost not televised in Canada at all. At that time, the CBC only had rights to the [[1960–61 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal Canadiens]] and [[1960–61 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto Maple Leafs]]' games; home games only during the [[1960–61 NHL season|season]] and all games in the playoffs. However, with both the Canadiens and Maple Leafs eliminated in the semi-finals, the CBC's worst nightmare became reality. The CBC had to conceive a way to carry the Finals between the [[Blackhawks–Red Wings rivalry|Chicago Black Hawks and Detroit Red Wings]] or face public revolt. According to lore, the CBC found a way to link their Windsor viewers as having a vested interest in the Finals with the across the river Red Wings. Thus, CBC was able to carry the series after inking special contracts with the Red Wings and Black Hawks as a service to the [[Windsor, Ontario|Windsor]] market. From Windsor, CBC linked the signal to Toronto and they relayed the coverage Dominion-wide. From there, Canadians were able to see the Finals with nary a glitch in the coverage.
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* The [[1961 Stanley Cup Finals]] were almost not televised in Canada at all. At that time, the CBC only had rights to the [[1960–61 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal Canadiens]] and [[1960–61 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto Maple Leafs]]' games; home games only during the [[1960–61 NHL season|season]] and all games in the playoffs. However, with both the Canadiens and Maple Leafs eliminated in the semi-finals, the CBC's worst nightmare became reality. The CBC had to conceive a way to carry the Finals between the [[1960–61 Chicago Black Hawks season|Chicago Black Hawks]] and [[1960–61 Detroit Red Wings season|Detroit Red Wings]] or face public revolt. According to lore, the CBC found a way to link their Windsor viewers as having a vested interest in the Finals with the across the river Red Wings. Thus, CBC was able to carry the series after inking special contracts with the Red Wings and Black Hawks as a service to the [[Windsor, Ontario|Windsor]] market. From Windsor, CBC linked the signal to Toronto and they relayed the coverage Dominion-wide. From there, Canadians were able to see the Finals with nary a glitch in the coverage.
*To accommodate the American TV coverage on [[NHL on NBC|NBC]] ([[1965–66 NHL season|1966]] marked the first time that a Stanley Cup Finals game was to be nationally broadcast on American network television), Game 1 of the [[1966 Stanley Cup Finals]] was shifted to a Sunday afternoon. This in return, was the first time ever that a National Hockey League game was played on a Sunday afternoon in [[1965–66 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal]]. While Games 1 and 4 of the NBC broadcasts were televised in [[Color television|color]], CBC carried these games and all other games in [[black and white]].
+
* To accommodate the American TV coverage on [[NHL on NBC|NBC]] ([[1965–66 NHL season|1966]] marked the first time that a Stanley Cup Finals game was to be nationally broadcast on American network television), Game 1 of the [[1966 Stanley Cup Finals]] was shifted to a Sunday afternoon. This in return, was the first time ever that a National Hockey League game was played on a Sunday afternoon in [[1965–66 Montreal Canadiens season|Montreal]]. While Games 1 and 4 of the NBC broadcasts were televised in [[Color television|color]], CBC carried these games and all other games in [[black and white]].
   
====1950s====
+
=== 1950s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network(s)
 
!Network(s)
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1959 Stanley Cup Finals|1959]]
 
|[[1959 Stanley Cup Finals|1959]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
  +
|[[Danny Gallivan]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Apr.09/1959 Final Game1 Toronto Maple Leafs - Montreal Canadiens|id=LEVnmhx8KRQ}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Apr.11/1959 Final Game2 Toronto Maple Leafs - Montreal Canadiens|id=dn3oeVA3Ku4}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=1959 Stanley cup final - clinching game 5 highlights|id=np9swQgdIOw}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Montreal Canadiens win 1959 Stanley cup|id=fQ6JsbFnytM}}</ref> (in Montreal)<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=NHL Classic Games: 1959 Canadiens vs. Maple Leafs - SCF, Gm 3|id=CD3AOFLkNa0}}</ref> (in Toronto)
|[[Danny Gallivan]] (in [[1958–59 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Bill Hewitt (sportscaster)|Bill Hewitt]]<ref name=":2" /> (in [[1958–59 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]])
 
|[[Keith Dancy]] (in [[1958–59 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]])<br>[[Foster Hewitt]]<ref name=":2" /> (in [[1958–59 Toronto Maple Leafs season|Toronto]])
+
|[[Frank J. Selke]] (in Montreal)<br>[[Foster Hewitt]]<ref name=":2" /> (in Toronto)
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|[[Ward Cornell]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
|[[Keith Dancy]]
+
|[[Frank J. Selke]]
 
|[[Wes McKnight]]
 
|[[Wes McKnight]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Wes McKnight]]
 
|[[Wes McKnight]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1953 Stanley Cup Finals|1953]]
+
|[[1953 Stanley Cup Finals|1953]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
 
|[[Danny Gallivan]]
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|}
 
|}
   
======Notes======
+
==== Note ====
CBC's coverage of Games 3, 4 and 5 of the [[1954 Stanley Cup Finals]] were joined in progress at 9:30 p.m. (approximately one hour after start time). Meanwhile, CBC joined Game 6 in at 10 p.m. (again, one hour after start time). Game 7 was carried [[Dominion]] wide (nationwide) from opening the face off at 9 p.m. Since Game 7 was played on [[Good Friday]] night, there were no commercials ([[Imperial Oil]] was the sponsor).
+
* [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]]'s coverage of Games 3–5 of the [[1954 Stanley Cup Finals]] were joined in progress at 9:30 p.m. (approximately one hour after start time). Meanwhile, CBC joined Game 6 in at 10 p.m. (again, one hour after start time). Game 7 was carried [[Dominion]] wide (nationwide) from opening the face-off at 9 p.m. Since Game 7 was played on [[Good Friday]] night, there were no commercials ([[Imperial Oil]] was the sponsor).
   
==Local television (Canada)==
+
=== Local television (Canada) ===
  +
====1980s====
+
==== 1980s ====
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator]](s)
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio host
 
!Studio analyst(s)
 
!Studio analyst(s)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]
 
|[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]
|[[CBMT-DT|CBMT]] (Montréal) and [[CBRT-DT|CBRT]] (Calgary) (Games 1–2)<ref>{{Citation|title=1986 Stanley Cup Final Game 1|url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vv3fadPvKfM|language=en|access-date=2021-03-07}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|title=Skrudland scores 0:09 into OT|url=https://www.nhl.com/video/skrudland-scores-009-into-ot/t-277350912/c-52250903|access-date=2021-03-07|website=NHL.com|language=en-US}}</ref>
+
|[[CBMT-DT|CBMT]] (Montreal) and [[CBRT-DT|CBRT]] (Calgary) (Games 1-2)<ref>{{Youtube|title=1986 Stanley Cup Final Game 1|id=vv3fadPvKfM}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|title=Skrudland scores 0:09 into OT|url=https://www.nhl.com/video/skrudland-scores-009-into-ot/t-277350912/c-52250903|access-date=2021-03-07|website=NHL.com|language=en-US}}</ref>
 
|[[Don Wittman]]
 
|[[Don Wittman]]
|[[Gary Dornhoefer]], [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]], and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
+
|[[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Dave Hodge]]
 
|[[Don Cherry]]
 
|[[Don Cherry]]
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|[[CBXT-DT|CBXT]] (in Edmonton)
 
|[[CBXT-DT|CBXT]] (in Edmonton)
 
|[[Don Wittman]]
 
|[[Don Wittman]]
|[[Gary Dornhoefer]], [[Howie Meeker]], and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]], and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
+
|[[Howie Meeker]] and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]]
|[[Dave Hodge]] and [[Chris Cuthbert]]
+
|[[Chris Cuthbert]]
  +
|[[Howie Meeker]]
|[[Don Cherry]] and [[Gary Dornhoefer]], [[Howie Meeker]], and [[John Davidson (ice hockey)|John Davidson]], and [[Dick Irvin, Jr.]]
 
 
|}
 
|}
======Notes======
 
   
 
===== Notes =====
*As previously mentioned in {{scfy|1985}}, [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] televised Games 3–5 in [[Edmonton]] only. [[CTV Television Network|CTV]] televised Games 3–5 nationally while games were [[blackout (broadcasting)|blacked out]] in [[Edmonton]]. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews.
 
*As previously mentioned in {{scfy|1986}}, CBC only televised Games 1 and 2 in [[1985–86 Montreal Canadiens season|Montréal]] and [[1985–86 Calgary Flames season|Calgary]]<ref name=":36" />, while [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] air both games to the rest of [[Canada]]. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. Unlike the year prior, [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] and [[Ron Reusch]] called the games for CTV.
+
* As previously mentioned in {{scfy|1985}}, [[Hockey Night in Canada|CBC]] televised Games 3-5 in [[Edmonton]] only. [[CTV Television Network|CTV]] televised Games 3–5 nationally while games were [[blackout (broadcasting)|blacked out]] in [[Edmonton]]. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews.
 
* As previously mentioned in {{scfy|1986}}, CBC only televised Games 1 and 2 in [[Montreal]] and [[Calgary]]<ref name=":13" /> while [[NHL on CTV|CTV]] air both games to the rest of [[Canada]]. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. Unlike the year prior, [[Dan Kelly (sportscaster)|Dan Kelly]] and [[Ron Reusch]] called the games for CTV.
   
 
==French Canadian television==
 
==French Canadian television==
{{details|List of Canadian Stanley Cup Finals television announcers|[[La_Soirée_du_hockey#List_of_commentators]], [[LNH_à_RDS#Commentators]]}}
+
{{details|List of Canadian Stanley Cup Finals television announcers|La_Soirée_du_hockey#List_of_commentators|LNH_à_RDS#Commentators}}
  +
====2020s====
+
=== 2020s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
|-
 
|-
|[[2020–21 NHL season|2021]]
+
|[[2021 Stanley Cup Finals|2021]]
  +
|[[TVA Sports]]
|TBA
 
  +
|Félix Séguin
|TBA
 
  +
|[[Patrick Lalime]]
|TBA
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
 
|[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
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|[[Patrick Lalime]]
 
|[[Patrick Lalime]]
 
|}
 
|}
  +
====2010s====
+
=== 2010s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
 
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Benoît Brunet]]
 
|[[Benoît Brunet]]
 
|}
 
|}
  +
====== Notes ======
 
 
==== Notes ====
 
* Since 2015, under a sub-license agreement with Rogers, [[TVA Sports|TVA]]<ref name="torstar-rogersnhl14">{{cite news|date=26 November 2013|title=NHL signs 12-year TV, Internet deal with Rogers; CBC keeps 'Hockey Night in Canada'|work=Toronto Star|url=https://www.thestar.com/sports/hockey/2013/11/26/nhl_signs_12year_broadcast_deal_with_rogers_cbc_keeps_hockey_night_in_canada.html|access-date=26 November 2013}}</ref><ref name="gandm-rogersnhl14">{{cite news|date=27 November 2013|title=Rogers reaches 12-year broadcast deal with NHL worth $5.2-billion|work=The Globe and Mail|location=Toronto|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/rogers-reaches-12-year-broadcast-deal-with-nhl-worth-52-billion/article15600412/|access-date=26 November 2013}}</ref><ref name="gandm-whatitmeans">{{cite news|date=26 November 2013|title=What the new NHL broadcast deal means for hockey fans|work=The Globe and Mail|location=Toronto|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/hockey/what-does-the-new-rogers-deal-mean-for-hockey-fans/article15600779/|access-date=26 November 2013}}</ref><ref name=":7">{{cite news|last=Cousineau|first=Sophie|date=2013-11-28|title=TVA to pay Rogers $120-million a year to be NHL's French-language broadcaster|work=[[The Globe and Mail]]|location=Toronto|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/hockeys-french-connection/article15642270/|access-date=2013-12-20}}</ref><ref name="tsn-rdscanadienscontract">{{cite web|title=RDS, Canadiens announce 12-year regional rights deal|url=https://www.tsn.ca/nhl/story/?id=439497|access-date=22 December 2013|work=TSN.ca}}</ref><ref name=":8">{{cite web|title=Hickey on Hockey notebook: Habs fail to earn day off|url=https://montrealgazette.com/sports/Hickey+Hockey+notebook+Habs+fail+earn/9284960/story.htm|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20140107004234/http://www.montrealgazette.com/sports/Hickey+Hockey+notebook+Habs+fail+earn/9284960/story.html|archive-date=7 January 2014|access-date=27 September 2014|website=Montreal Gazette}}</ref><ref name=":9">{{cite web|date=2014-08-05|title=TVA SPORTS DÉVOILE SON CALENDRIER|url=http://tvasports.ca/hockey/lnh/tva-sports-devoile-son-calendrier-5082014|access-date=2014-09-20|work=TVASports.ca|publisher=Groupe TVA}}</ref><ref name="nhl-tvasports">{{cite web|title=NHL, TVA Sports launch French-language agreement|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=729553|access-date=21 September 2014|website=NHL.com}}</ref> has been the exclusive home of French-language broadcasts in Canada.
 
* Since 2015, under a sub-license agreement with Rogers, [[TVA Sports|TVA]]<ref name="torstar-rogersnhl14">{{cite news|date=26 November 2013|title=NHL signs 12-year TV, Internet deal with Rogers; CBC keeps 'Hockey Night in Canada'|work=Toronto Star|url=https://www.thestar.com/sports/hockey/2013/11/26/nhl_signs_12year_broadcast_deal_with_rogers_cbc_keeps_hockey_night_in_canada.html|access-date=26 November 2013}}</ref><ref name="gandm-rogersnhl14">{{cite news|date=27 November 2013|title=Rogers reaches 12-year broadcast deal with NHL worth $5.2-billion|work=The Globe and Mail|location=Toronto|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/rogers-reaches-12-year-broadcast-deal-with-nhl-worth-52-billion/article15600412/|access-date=26 November 2013}}</ref><ref name="gandm-whatitmeans">{{cite news|date=26 November 2013|title=What the new NHL broadcast deal means for hockey fans|work=The Globe and Mail|location=Toronto|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/hockey/what-does-the-new-rogers-deal-mean-for-hockey-fans/article15600779/|access-date=26 November 2013}}</ref><ref name=":7">{{cite news|last=Cousineau|first=Sophie|date=2013-11-28|title=TVA to pay Rogers $120-million a year to be NHL's French-language broadcaster|work=[[The Globe and Mail]]|location=Toronto|url=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/hockeys-french-connection/article15642270/|access-date=2013-12-20}}</ref><ref name="tsn-rdscanadienscontract">{{cite web|title=RDS, Canadiens announce 12-year regional rights deal|url=https://www.tsn.ca/nhl/story/?id=439497|access-date=22 December 2013|work=TSN.ca}}</ref><ref name=":8">{{cite web|title=Hickey on Hockey notebook: Habs fail to earn day off|url=https://montrealgazette.com/sports/Hickey+Hockey+notebook+Habs+fail+earn/9284960/story.htm|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20140107004234/http://www.montrealgazette.com/sports/Hickey+Hockey+notebook+Habs+fail+earn/9284960/story.html|archive-date=7 January 2014|access-date=27 September 2014|website=Montreal Gazette}}</ref><ref name=":9">{{cite web|date=2014-08-05|title=TVA SPORTS DÉVOILE SON CALENDRIER|url=http://tvasports.ca/hockey/lnh/tva-sports-devoile-son-calendrier-5082014|access-date=2014-09-20|work=TVASports.ca|publisher=Groupe TVA}}</ref><ref name="nhl-tvasports">{{cite web|title=NHL, TVA Sports launch French-language agreement|url=http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=729553|access-date=21 September 2014|website=NHL.com}}</ref> has been the exclusive home of French-language broadcasts in Canada.
   
====2000s====
+
=== 2000s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[2009 Stanley Cup Finals|2009]]
 
|[[2009 Stanley Cup Finals|2009]]
 
|[[NHL on RDS|RDS]]
 
|[[NHL on RDS|RDS]]
 
|[[Pierre Houde]]
 
|[[Pierre Houde]]
|[[Benoît Brunet]]
+
|[[Benoît Brunet]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[2008 Stanley Cup Finals|2008]]
 
|[[2008 Stanley Cup Finals|2008]]
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|[[Michel Bergeron (hockey coach)|Michel Bergeron]]
 
|[[Michel Bergeron (hockey coach)|Michel Bergeron]]
 
|}
 
|}
======Notes======
 
   
 
==== Notes ====
*In the [[2002–03 NHL season|2002–03 season]], [[Réseau des sports|RDS]] secured exclusive French language rights to the NHL. The deal, reached with the Canadiens and not directly with the league, was meant to ensure a consistent home for all Canadiens games; as a general-interest network, Radio-Canada cannot give up so much airtime to Canadiens games. The announcement drew the ire of, among others, then-[[Minister of Canadian Heritage|Heritage Minister]] [[Sheila Copps]], who suggested that the network would somehow be violating its conditions of licence by not airing ''La Soirée du hockey''. In fact, there is no specific mention in the CBC's licence from the CRTC (or any other legal document governing the CBC) that the CBC's networks carry coverage of NHL games, nor that there be parity between the two networks' carriage of such games. Also, Radio-Canada soon reached an agreement to produce the Saturday night games, to remain branded ''La Soirée du hockey'', to be [[simulcast]] on both SRC and RDS. However, for reasons that are unclear, that agreement was terminated after the [[2004 Stanley Cup playoffs|2004 playoffs]].<ref>[https://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story/?ID=86384&hubname= TSN : NHL - Canada's Sports Leader<!-- Bot generated title -->]</ref> The RDS-produced replacement, ''[[Le Hockey du samedi soir]]'', was simulcast on SRC outside Québec, where RDS has limited distribution, through 2006.
+
* In the [[2002–03 NHL season|2002–03 season]], [[Réseau des sports|RDS]] secured exclusive French language rights to the NHL. The deal, reached with the Canadiens and not directly with the league, was meant to ensure a consistent home for all Canadiens games; as a general-interest network, Radio-Canada cannot give up so much airtime to Canadiens games. The announcement drew the ire of, among others, then-[[Minister of Canadian Heritage|Heritage Minister]] [[Sheila Copps]], who suggested that the network would somehow be violating its conditions of licence by not airing ''La Soirée du hockey''. In fact, there is no specific mention in the CBC's licence from the CRTC (or any other legal document governing the CBC) that the CBC's networks carry coverage of NHL games, nor that there be parity between the two networks' carriage of such games. Also, Radio-Canada soon reached an agreement to produce the Saturday night games, to remain branded ''La Soirée du hockey'', to be [[simulcast]] on both SRC and RDS. However, for reasons that are unclear, that agreement was terminated after the [[2004 Stanley Cup playoffs|2004 playoffs]].<ref>[https://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story/?ID=86384&hubname= TSN : NHL - Canada's Sports Leader<!-- Bot generated title -->]</ref> The RDS-produced replacement, ''[[Le Hockey du samedi soir]]'', was simulcast on SRC outside Québec, where RDS has limited distribution, through 2006.
   
====1990s====
+
=== 1990s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1999 Stanley Cup Finals|1999]]
 
|[[1999 Stanley Cup Finals|1999]]
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|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1994]]
+
|[[1995 Stanley Cup Finals|1995]]
 
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]
 
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]
 
|[[Claude Quenneville]]
 
|[[Claude Quenneville]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
  +
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canadiens @ Kings 06/05/93 {{!}} Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 1993 (French)|id=QwAPUU3kcsE}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canadiens @ Kings 06/07/93 {{!}} Game 4 Stanley Cup Finals 1993 (French)|id=MiUVPlq3kf4}}</ref>
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]
 
 
|[[Claude Quenneville]]
 
|[[Claude Quenneville]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
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|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|}
 
|}
  +
====1980s====
+
=== 1980s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1989 Stanley Cup Finals|1989]]
 
|[[1989 Stanley Cup Finals|1989]]
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|-
 
|-
 
|[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]
 
|[[1986 Stanley Cup Finals|1986]]
  +
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]<ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Canadiens @ Flames 05/18/86 {{!}} Game 2 Stanley Cup Finals 1986 (French)|id=WY3NJuLgSs4}}</ref><ref>{{YouTube|title=Classic: Flames @ Canadiens 05/20/86 {{!}} Game 3 Stanley Cup Finals 1986 (French)|id=NaediqDzFk0|}}</ref>
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]
 
 
|[[Richard Garneau]]
 
|[[Richard Garneau]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]] and [[Mario Tremblay]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]] and [[Mario Tremblay]]
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|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|}
 
|}
  +
====1970s====
 
 
=== 1970s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
 
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
 
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
 
|-
 
|-
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|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
 
|-
 
|-
|[[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[1973 Stanley Cup Finals|1973]]
 
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]
 
|[[La Soirée du hockey|SRC]]
 
|[[René Lecavalier]]
 
|[[René Lecavalier]]
|[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)|Gilles Tremblay]]
  +
|-
  +
|[[TVA Sports|TVA]]
  +
|Jacques Moreau
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1972 Stanley Cup Finals|1972]]
 
|[[1972 Stanley Cup Finals|1972]]
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|Jean-Maurice Bailly
 
|Jean-Maurice Bailly
 
|}
 
|}
  +
====1960s====
 
 
=== 1960s ===
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
!Year
 
!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
+
![[Sports commentator|Play-by-play]]
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]]
+
![[Color commentator|Colour commentator]](s)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|[[1969 Stanley Cup Finals|1969]]
 
|[[1969 Stanley Cup Finals|1969]]
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|Jean-Maurice Bailly
 
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!Year
 
!Network
 
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![[Play-by-play]]
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==== Notes ====
*French-language broadcasts in Canada also began in 1953, with play-by-play commentator [[René Lecavalier]] and colour commentator Jean-Maurice Bailly on CBC's [[Télévision de Radio-Canada]] (SRC) division.
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* French-language broadcasts in Canada also began in 1953, with play-by-play commentator [[René Lecavalier]] and colour commentator Jean-Maurice Bailly on CBC's [[Télévision de Radio-Canada]] (SRC) division.
   
 
==American radio==
 
==American radio==
 
{{main|National Hockey League on the radio}}
 
{{main|National Hockey League on the radio}}
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{| class="wikitable"
 
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!Year
 
!Network
 
!Network
![[Play-by-play]]
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![[Color commentator]](s)
 
![[Color commentator]](s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
 
!Ice level reporter(s)
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|[[2021 Stanley Cup Finals|2021]]
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|[[Sports USA Radio Network|Sports USA]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Bucholtz|first=Andrew|date=June 26, 2021|title=Your Stanley Cup Final announcing schedule|url=https://awfulannouncing.com/schedules/your-stanley-cup-final-announcing-schedule.html|work=Awful Announcing|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|[[John Ahlers]]
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|[[Joe Micheletti]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://sportsusamedia.com/broadcasters/|title=Sports USA Broadcasters|last= |first= |date= |website=Sports USA Media|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
 
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|-
 
|[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
 
|[[2020 Stanley Cup Finals|2020]]
|[[NHL Radio]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Venta|first=Lance|date=March 5, 2020|title=Westwood One To Cease Distribution Of NBC Sports Radio|url=https://radioinsight.com/headlines/184960/westwood-one-to-cease-distribution-of-nbc-sports-radio/|work=Radio Insight|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|[[NHL Radio]]/[[Westwood One]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Venta|first=Lance|date=March 5, 2020|title=Westwood One To Cease Distribution Of NBC Sports Radio|url=https://radioinsight.com/headlines/184960/westwood-one-to-cease-distribution-of-nbc-sports-radio/|work=Radio Insight|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
 
|[[Kenny Albert]] (Games 1–4, 6–7)<br>[[Sam Rosen (sportscaster)|Sam Rosen]] (Game 5)
 
|[[Kenny Albert]] (Games 1–4, 6–7)<br>[[Sam Rosen (sportscaster)|Sam Rosen]] (Game 5)
 
|[[Joe Micheletti]]
 
|[[Joe Micheletti]]
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|[[2018 Stanley Cup Finals|2018]]
 
|[[2018 Stanley Cup Finals|2018]]
|[[NHL Radio]]/[[NBC Sports Radio]]
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|[[NHL Radio]]/[[NBC Sports Radio]]
 
|[[Kenny Albert]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.foxsports.com/presspass/bios/on-air/kenny-albert|title=KENNY ALBERT|last= |first= |date= |website=Fox Sports PressPass|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
 
|[[Kenny Albert]]<ref>{{cite web |url=https://www.foxsports.com/presspass/bios/on-air/kenny-albert|title=KENNY ALBERT|last= |first= |date= |website=Fox Sports PressPass|publisher= |access-date= |quote=}}</ref>
 
|[[Joe Micheletti]] (Games 1–4)<br>[[Jim Fox (ice hockey)|Jim Fox]] (Game 5)
 
|[[Joe Micheletti]] (Games 1–4)<br>[[Jim Fox (ice hockey)|Jim Fox]] (Game 5)
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|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
 
|[[1993 Stanley Cup Finals|1993]]
 
|Global Sports Network<ref>[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/bostonherald/access/67867926.html?dids=67867926:67867926&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jan+10%2C+1993&author=Jim+Baker&pub=Boston+Herald&desc=SPORTS+ON+THE+AIR+Short+Takes&pqatl=google Jan 10, 1993 - Bob Costas will host the 90minute Larry Bird tribute on Ch25 Feb 4 from the Garden. The Rhode Island based Global Sports Network acquired US radio rights for the NHL AllStar Game and Stanley Cup Finals. ESPN's next two NHL telecasts Sharks Red Wings at 730 Friday and Rangers Kings at 8 ...]</ref><ref>[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/latimes/access/60313433.html?dids=60313433:60313433&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+03%2C+1993&author=STEVE+SPRINGER&pub=Los+Angeles+Times+(pre-1997+Fulltext)&desc=STANLEY+CUP+FINALS+%2F+NOTES+Nation+Yearned+to+See+Its+Own&pqatl=google Jun 3, 1993 - Claiming to have found a loophole in NHL radio policies, KMPC Wednesday made a deal with Rhode Island-based packager Global Radio Sports to carry the league's national broadcasts of the Stanley Cup finals. Howard Freedman, XTRA program director, said KMPC is wrong. ...]</ref>
 
|Global Sports Network<ref>[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/bostonherald/access/67867926.html?dids=67867926:67867926&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jan+10%2C+1993&author=Jim+Baker&pub=Boston+Herald&desc=SPORTS+ON+THE+AIR+Short+Takes&pqatl=google Jan 10, 1993 - Bob Costas will host the 90minute Larry Bird tribute on Ch25 Feb 4 from the Garden. The Rhode Island based Global Sports Network acquired US radio rights for the NHL AllStar Game and Stanley Cup Finals. ESPN's next two NHL telecasts Sharks Red Wings at 730 Friday and Rangers Kings at 8 ...]</ref><ref>[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/latimes/access/60313433.html?dids=60313433:60313433&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+03%2C+1993&author=STEVE+SPRINGER&pub=Los+Angeles+Times+(pre-1997+Fulltext)&desc=STANLEY+CUP+FINALS+%2F+NOTES+Nation+Yearned+to+See+Its+Own&pqatl=google Jun 3, 1993 - Claiming to have found a loophole in NHL radio policies, KMPC Wednesday made a deal with Rhode Island-based packager Global Radio Sports to carry the league's national broadcasts of the Stanley Cup finals. Howard Freedman, XTRA program director, said KMPC is wrong. ...]</ref>
|[[Howie Rose]]<ref>[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/bostonherald/access/68112980.html?dids=68112980:68112980&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+02%2C+1993&author=JIM+BAKER&pub=Boston+Herald&desc=ON+THE+AIR+Egos+grow+giant+on+ESPN&pqatl=google Jun 2, 1993 - If the judge asks, WEEI gives NBA playoffs precedence over NHL finals when conflicting. Bruins Move: The Bruins found a new radio home ... Ted Sarandis is studio host for Global Radio's Stanley Cup finals coverage heard on WEEI - with Howie Rose and new Rangers coach Mike Keenan ...]</ref>
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|[[Howie Rose]]<ref name="pqasb.pqarchiver.com">[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/bostonherald/access/68112980.html?dids=68112980:68112980&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+02%2C+1993&author=JIM+BAKER&pub=Boston+Herald&desc=ON+THE+AIR+Egos+grow+giant+on+ESPN&pqatl=google Jun 2, 1993 - If the judge asks, WEEI gives NBA playoffs precedence over NHL finals when conflicting. Bruins Move: The Bruins found a new radio home ... Ted Sarandis is studio host for Global Radio's Stanley Cup finals coverage heard on WEEI - with Howie Rose and new Rangers coach Mike Keenan ...]</ref>
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|[[Mike Keenan]]<ref name="pqasb.pqarchiver.com"/>
|[[Mike Keenan]]<ref>[https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/bostonherald/access/68112980.html?dids=68112980:68112980&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+02%2C+1993&author=JIM+BAKER&pub=Boston+Herald&desc=ON+THE+AIR+Egos+grow+giant+on+ESPN&pqatl=google Jun 2, 1993 - If the judge asks, WEEI gives NBA playoffs precedence over NHL finals when conflicting. Bruins Move: The Bruins found a new radio home ... Ted Sarandis is studio host for Global Radio's Stanley Cup finals coverage heard on WEEI - with Howie Rose and new Rangers coach Mike Keenan ...]</ref>
 
 
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|[[1992 Stanley Cup Finals|1992]]
 
|[[1992 Stanley Cup Finals|1992]]
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|[[1990 Stanley Cup Finals|1990]]
 
|[[1990 Stanley Cup Finals|1990]]
 
|[[Citadel Media|ABC]]<ref>{{cite news|title=ABC Radio Gets Stanley Cup|date=September 12, 1989|newspaper=Daily News of Los Angeles}}</ref>
 
|[[Citadel Media|ABC]]<ref>{{cite news|title=ABC Radio Gets Stanley Cup|date=September 12, 1989|newspaper=Daily News of Los Angeles}}</ref>
|[[Don Chevrier]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Relief role McGwire's dream|date=July 16, 1989|author=Milt Dunnell|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=G.1}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Munchies List is Some Food for Thought|date=May 19, 1990|newspaper=Worcester Telegram & Gazette Corp.|page=B.8}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Cool Goodyear feels the heat of Indy-scribable media hype|date=May 19, 1990|author=Rob Grant|newspaper=Toronto Star}}</ref><ref>{{cite news |last=Nidetz|first=Steve|date=May 15, 1990|title=IRISH FOOTBALL GAMES RETURNING TO WGN|url=https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:ZwBPOpKpr5wJ:https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1990-05-15-9002120149-story.html+&cd=14&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us|work=Chicago Tribune|location= |access-date=}}</ref>
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|[[Don Chevrier]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Relief role McGwire's dream|date=July 16, 1989|author=Milt Dunnell|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=G.1}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Munchies List is Some Food for Thought|date=May 19, 1990|newspaper=Worcester Telegram & Gazette Corp.|page=B.8}}</ref><ref>{{cite news|title=Cool Goodyear feels the heat of Indy-scribable media hype|date=May 19, 1990|author=Rob Grant|newspaper=Toronto Star}}</ref><ref>{{cite web| url= https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1990-05-15-9002120149-story.html| title= IRISH FOOTBALL GAMES RETURNING TO WGN| work=Steve Nidetz ([[Chicago Tribune]]) | date= May 15, 1990| access-date= February 9, 2016}}</ref>
 
|[[Phil Esposito]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Palmer heads the short list as replacement for Kubek|date=December 22, 1989|author=Ken McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=B.7}}</ref>
 
|[[Phil Esposito]]<ref>{{cite news|title=Palmer heads the short list as replacement for Kubek|date=December 22, 1989|author=Ken McKee|newspaper=Toronto Star|page=B.7}}</ref>
 
|[[Fred Manfra]]
 
|[[Fred Manfra]]
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|[[1981 Stanley Cup Finals|1981]]
 
|[[1981 Stanley Cup Finals|1981]]
 
|[[Enterprise Radio Network|Enterprise Radio]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Golembeski|first=Dam|date=June 20, 1981|title=ITS PRODUCT: RADIO SPORTS|url=https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/boston/access/684261971.html?dids=684261971:684261971&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+20%2C+1981&author=Dean+Golembeski+Associated+Press&pub=Boston+Globe+%28pre-1997+Fulltext%29&desc=ITS+PRODUCT%3A+RADIO+SPORTS&pqatl=google|work=Boston Globe Archive|location= |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20121102150625/https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/boston/access/684261971.html?dids=684261971:684261971&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+20%2C+1981&author=Dean+Golembeski+Associated+Press&pub=Boston+Globe+%28pre-1997+Fulltext%29&desc=ITS+PRODUCT%3A+RADIO+SPORTS&pqatl=google|access-date=|archive-date=2012-11-02}}</ref>
 
|[[Enterprise Radio Network|Enterprise Radio]]<ref>{{cite news |last=Golembeski|first=Dam|date=June 20, 1981|title=ITS PRODUCT: RADIO SPORTS|url=https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/boston/access/684261971.html?dids=684261971:684261971&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+20%2C+1981&author=Dean+Golembeski+Associated+Press&pub=Boston+Globe+%28pre-1997+Fulltext%29&desc=ITS+PRODUCT%3A+RADIO+SPORTS&pqatl=google|work=Boston Globe Archive|location= |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20121102150625/https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/boston/access/684261971.html?dids=684261971:684261971&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Jun+20%2C+1981&author=Dean+Golembeski+Associated+Press&pub=Boston+Globe+%28pre-1997+Fulltext%29&desc=ITS+PRODUCT%3A+RADIO+SPORTS&pqatl=google|access-date=|archive-date=2012-11-02}}</ref>
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|[[1978 Stanley Cup Finals|1978]]
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|[[1977 Stanley Cup Finals|1977]]
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==References==
 
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==See also==
 
   
 
==See also==
 
*[[List of current National Hockey League broadcasters]]
 
*[[List of current National Hockey League broadcasters]]
 
*[[National Hockey League on television]]
 
*[[National Hockey League on television]]
   
==External links==
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==References==
 
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==External links==
 
*[https://awfulannouncing.com/tag/stanley-cup-final Stanley Cup Final Archives - Awful Announcing]
 
*[https://awfulannouncing.com/tag/stanley-cup-final Stanley Cup Final Archives - Awful Announcing]
 
*[http://tvbythenumbers.com/2009/05/22/nhl-stanley-cup-finals-tv-ratings-1995-2008/19333 NHL Stanley Cup Finals TV Ratings, 1995-2008]
 
*[http://tvbythenumbers.com/2009/05/22/nhl-stanley-cup-finals-tv-ratings-1995-2008/19333 NHL Stanley Cup Finals TV Ratings, 1995-2008]
 
*[http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2012/06/stanley-cup-final-games-5-and-6-of-kingsdevils-down-from-last-year/ Stanley Cup Final: Games 5 and 6 of Kings/Devils Down From Last Year]
 
*[http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2012/06/stanley-cup-final-games-5-and-6-of-kingsdevils-down-from-last-year/ Stanley Cup Final: Games 5 and 6 of Kings/Devils Down From Last Year]
*[http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2013/06/stanley-cup-final-bshawks-earns-second-largest-game-1-audience/ Stanley Cup Final: B’s/Hawks Earns Second-Largest Game 1 Audience Since ’87]
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*[http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2013/06/stanley-cup-final-bshawks-earns-second-largest-game-1-audience/ Stanley Cup Final: B's/Hawks Earns Second-Largest Game 1 Audience Since ’87]
 
*[http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2013/06/2013-stanley-cup-final-most-viewed-since-at-least-94/ 2013 Stanley Cup Final Most-Viewed Since At Least ’94]
 
*[http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2013/06/2013-stanley-cup-final-most-viewed-since-at-least-94/ 2013 Stanley Cup Final Most-Viewed Since At Least ’94]
 
*[http://fangsbites.com/2011/06/stanley-cup-final-game-7-becomes-the-most-watched-nhl-game-in-38-years/ Stanley Cup Final Game 7 Becomes The Most Watched NHL Game In 38 Years]
 
*[http://fangsbites.com/2011/06/stanley-cup-final-game-7-becomes-the-most-watched-nhl-game-in-38-years/ Stanley Cup Final Game 7 Becomes The Most Watched NHL Game In 38 Years]
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20110618032503/http://tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com/2011/06/16/stanley-cup-final-game-7-is-most-watched-nhl-game-in-38-years/95850/ Stanley Cup Final Game 7 Is Most-Watched NHL Game In 38 Years]
 
*[http://prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com/2013/06/25/2013-stanley-cup-final-delivers-record-ratings-for-nbc/ 2013 Stanley Cup Final delivers record ratings for NBC]
 
*[http://prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com/2013/06/25/2013-stanley-cup-final-delivers-record-ratings-for-nbc/ 2013 Stanley Cup Final delivers record ratings for NBC]
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Revision as of 22:12, 24 November 2021

The following is a list of national American and Canadian television and radio networks and announcers that have broadcast Stanley Cup Finals games over the years.

American Television (National)

National television

2020s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
2021 NBCSN (Games 1–2)[1] Kenny Albert Eddie Olczyk (Games 1, 3–5)
Brian Boucher (Game 2)[2]
Kathryn Tappen
Pierre McGuire (Games 2 and 3)
Brian Boucher (Games 1, 4–5)
Liam McHugh Keith Jones, Anson Carter, and Patrick Sharp
NBC (Games 3–5)[1]
2020 NBC (Games 1, 4–6) Mike Emrick[3][4] Eddie Olczyk Brian Boucher and Pierre McGuire Kathryn Tappen Keith Jones, Anson Carter, and Patrick Sharp
NBCSN (Games 2–3)
Notes
  • 2020 - The NHL initially had plans to produce broadcasts for each game using a skeleton crew on-site, such as cameramen and producers, and then each media partners' commentators on both TV and radio were to call the games remotely.[5] The league then allowed both Sportsnet and NBC commentators into the hubs.[6] As he had been doing throughout the playoffs, 74-year-old NBC lead play-by-play commentator Mike "Doc" Emrick called the Cup Finals off of monitors from his home studio in Metro Detroit, citing his advanced age as a potential risk for severe illness from COVID-19.[3] These were the final games that Emrick called; he announced his retirement on October 19, 2020.[4]
  • On March 10, 2021, the National Hockey League and ESPN confirmed[7] a 7-year television deal that will include games not only on ESPN,[8] but also ABC, ESPN+, and Hulu beginning in the 2021–22 season. ABC will also broadcast four[9] Stanley Cup Finals over the life of the contract.
    • On April 26, 2021, Sports Business Journal reported[10] that NBC had officially pulled out[11] of bidding for future NHL rights,[12] meaning that NBC will not televise NHL games for the first time since the 2004–05 NHL lockout.[13] The next day, Turner Sports announced that they have agreed to a seven-year deal with the NHL to broadcast at least 72 games nationally on TNT and TBS[14] (while also giving HBO Max the live streaming and simulcast rights to these games) beginning with the 2021–22 NHL season, which will include three Stanley Cup Finals, the other half of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and the Winter Classic.[15]
  • 2021 - NBC lead color commentator Eddie Olczyk missed Game 2 due to a personal matter, so "Inside-the-Glass" reporter Brian Boucher moved to the booth with Kenny Albert, and Pierre McGuire took over for Boucher between the benches.[2] McGuire also took over for Boucher in Game 3 for the same reason.
  • 2022 - ABC's coverage of the Stanley Cup Finals will mark the first time the entire Stanley Cup Final series will be carried exclusively on broadcast television.
  • 2023 - TNT's coverage of the Stanley Cup Finals will mark the first time since 1994 that the entire series will be carried on a cable network since ESPN last did it 29 years before (1994), and the first time that it will exclusively be on cable.

2010s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
2019 NBC (Games 1, 4–7)[16][17][18][19] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Kathryn Tappen
Mike Tirico (NBC)
Mike Milbury and Keith Jones
Jeremy Roenick, Anson Carter, Brian Boucher, and Patrick Sharp
NBCSN (Games 2–3)
2018 NBC (Games 1, 4–5)[20][21] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Kathryn Tappen
Paul Burmeister
Mike Tirico (NBC)
Keith Jones
Mike Milbury (Games 1–4)
P.K. Subban (Game 5)
Jeremy Roenick and Anson Carter
Brian Boucher
NBCSN (Games 2–3)
2017 NBC (Games 1, 4–6)[22][23] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Kathryn Tappen
Paul Burmeister
Mike Milbury and Keith Jones
Jeremy Roenick and Anson Carter
Brian Boucher
NBCSN (Games 2–3)
2016 NBC (Games 1, 4–6)[24][25] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Kathryn Tappen
Dave Briggs
Mike Milbury and Keith Jones
Jeremy Roenick and Anson Carter
Brian Boucher
NBCSN (Games 2–3)
2015 NBC (Games 1–2, 5–6)[26][27][28][29] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk (Games 1, 3–6) Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Dave Briggs
Mike Milbury and Keith Jones
Jeremy Roenick, Anson Carter, and Brian Boucher
NBCSN (Games 3–4)
2014[30] NBC (in Los Angeles)[31][32][33] Kenny Albert[34] (Game 1)
Mike Emrick (Games 2–5)
Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Dave Briggs
Mike Milbury and Keith Jones
Jeremy Roenick and Anson Carter
NBCSN (in New York City)[35][36]
2013 NBC (Games 1, 4–6)[37] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh Mike Milbury, Keith Jones, and Jeremy Roenick
NBCSN (Games 2–3)
2012 NBC (Games 1–2, 5–6)[38][39][40][41] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Liam McHugh
Bob Costas (Game 1)
Mike Milbury, Keith Jones, Jeremy Roenick, and Darren Pang
NBCSN (Games 3–4)[42][43]
2011 NBC (Games 1–2, 5–7)[44][45][46][47][48] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire
Darren Pang (Games 6–7)
Liam McHugh (Games 1–2)
Dan Patrick (Games 5–7)
Mike Milbury, Keith Jones, Jeremy Roenick, and Darren Pang
Versus (Games 3–4)[49][50] Bill Patrick
2010 NBC (Games 1–2, 5–6)[51][52][53][54] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Pierre McGuire (Games 1–2)
Dan Patrick (Games 5–6)
Mike Milbury
Ryan Miller (Game 1)
Jeremy Roenick (Games 2, 5–6)
Versus (Games 3–4)[55][56] Charissa Thompson and Bob Harwood Bill Patrick Keith Jones and Brian Engblom
Notes
  • In 2014, NBCSN broadcast Games 3 and 4, while NBC televised the remaining games. NBC Sports originally planned to repeat its coverage pattern from the last few seasons: NBCSN would televise Games 2 and 3, while NBC would broadcast Game 1, and then Games 4 through 7.[57] After the League scheduled Game 2 on the day of the Belmont Stakes, coverage of games two and four were switched so NBC's telecast of the horse race would serve as lead-in programming to Game 2. Due to the death of a family member, NBC lead play-by-play announcer Mike Emrick missed Game 1. Kenny Albert, who was also the New York Rangers radio announcer for WEPN and announced several national games (including the Western Conference Finals) for NBC/NBCSN, filled in for Emrick in the first game.[58]
  • It was originally announced that Games 2 and 3 of the 2015 Finals were to be broadcast by NBCSN, with the remainder on NBC. Game 2 was moved to NBC to serve as a lead-out for its coverage of the 2015 Belmont Stakes in favor of Game 4 on NBCSN. As Eddie Olczyk was also a contributor to NBC's Belmont coverage, he missed Game 2.[26][27][28]
  • On May 27, 2016, NBC Sports announced that if the Finals was tied at 1-1 entering Game 3, then it would have aired on NBC and Game 4 televised on NBCSN. However, if one team led 2-0 (as this eventually happened; Penguins led 2-0), Game 3 would be moved to NBCSN and then Game 4 on NBC.[25]

2000s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
2009 NBC (Games 1–2, 5–7)[59][60][61][62][63][64] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Pierre McGuire Darren Pang Mike Milbury
Versus (Games 3–4)[65][66] Christine Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Patrick Keith Jones and Brian Engblom
2008 Versus (Games 1–2)[67][68] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Christine Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Patrick Keith Jones, Brian Engblom, and Mark Messier
NBC (Games 3–6)[69][70][71][72] Pierre McGuire Bob Neumeier Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire
2007 Versus (Games 1–2)[73][74] Mike Emrick Eddie Olczyk Christine Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Clement Keith Jones, Brian Engblom, and Mark Messier
NBC (Games 3–5)[75][76][77][78][79] Pierre McGuire Ray Ferraro and Brett Hull
2006 OLN (Games 1–2)[80][81] Mike Emrick John Davidson Christine Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Clement Keith Jones, Brian Engblom, and Mark Messier
NBC (Games 3–7)[82][83][84] Pierre McGuire Ray Ferraro and Eddie Olczyk
2004 ESPN (Games 1–2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement and John Davidson Darren Pang, Sam Ryan, Steve Levy, and Erin Andrews[85][86] John Saunders Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
ABC (Games 3–7)[87]
2003[88][89] ESPN (Games 1–2)[90][91] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom, Darren Pang, and Sam Ryan[92] John Saunders and Chris Berman[93] Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
ABC (Games 3–7)[94][95][96][97][98][99] Bill Clement and John Davidson[100]
2002[101] ESPN (Games 1–2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
ABC (Games 3–5)[102][103] Al Michaels and John Saunders John Davidson and Barry Melrose
2001[104] ESPN (Games 1–2)[105][106] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
ABC (Games 3–7)[107][108][109][110][111][112] Al Michaels and John Saunders John Davidson and Barry Melrose
2000[113][114] ESPN (Games 1–2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
ABC (Game 3–6)[115][116][117][118] Al Michaels[119][120] (Games 3–5)
John Saunders (Game 6)
John Davidson and Barry Melrose
Notes
  • Following the 2003–04 season, ESPN was only willing to renew its contract for two additional years at $60 million per year.[121] ABC refused to televise the Stanley Cup Finals in prime time, suggesting that the Finals games it would telecast be played on weekend afternoons (including a potential Game 7). Disney executives later conceded that they overpaid for the 1999–2004 deal, so the company's offer to renew the television rights was lower in 2004.[122]
  • 2003 was the only year that ABC broadcast both the NBA and the Stanley Cup Finals that involved teams from one city in the same year, as both the New Jersey Nets and the New Jersey Devils were in their respective league's finals. During ABC's broadcast of game three between the San Antonio Spurs and the Nets in New Jersey on June 8, Brad Nessler, Tom Tolbert, and Bill Walton said that ABC was in a unique situation getting ready for both that game and Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals between the Devils and the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim the following night, also at Continental Airlines Arena. Gary Thorne, Bill Clement, and John Davidson mentioned this the following night, and thanked Nessler, Tolbert, and Walton for promoting ABC's broadcast of game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals.[99]

1990s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1999 Fox (in Dallas)[123][124][125][126] Mike Emrick[127] John Davidson Joe Micheletti Suzy Kolber Terry Crisp
ESPN (in Buffalo)[128][129][130][131] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
1998 Fox (Game 1)[132][133] Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti James Brown Dave Maloney and Terry Crisp
ESPN (Games 2–4)[132][134][135][136] Gary Thorne Bill Clement[137] Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
1997 Fox (Game 1)[138] Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti and Craig Simpson James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2–4)[139][140][141][142] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
1996 Fox (Games 1, 3)[143][144] Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti and Sandra Neil James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2, 4)[145] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom, Darren Pang, and Al Morganti John Saunders Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
1995 Fox (Games 1, 4)[146][147][148] Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2, 3)[149][150] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Al Morganti, Steve Levy, and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose, Mike Milbury, and Darren Pang
1994 ESPN[151][152][153][154][155] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Al Morganti and Steve Levy John Saunders Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
1993 ESPN[156][157][158] Gary Thorne Bill Clement Tom Mees and Al Morganti John Saunders Jim Schoenfeld and John Davidson
1992 SportsChannel America[159][160][161] Jiggs McDonald[162][163] Bill Clement[164] John Davidson Mike Emrick John Davidson[165]
1991 SportsChannel America[166][167][168] Jiggs McDonald[169] Bill Clement John Davidson Mike Emrick[170] John Davidson
1990 SportsChannel America[171] Jiggs McDonald Bill Clement John Davidson Mike Emrick[172] John Davidson[173]
Notes
  • Fox split coverage of the Stanley Cup Finals with ESPN. Game 1 of the 1995 Stanley Cup Finals was the first Finals game shown on network television since 1980 and the first in prime time since 1973. Games 1, 5, and 7 were usually scheduled to be televised by Fox; and Games 2, 3, 4, and 6 were set to air on ESPN. However, from 1995 to 1998,[174] the Finals matches were all four game sweeps; the 1999 Finals ended in six games. The consequence was that – except for 1995, when Fox did televise Game 4 – the decisive Game 7 was never shown on network television. Perhaps in recognition of this, Games 3 through 7 were always televised by ABC in the succeeding broadcast agreement between the NHL and ABC Sports/ESPN.
    • KTVU, the Fox affiliate in the San Francisco Bay Area, dropped Game 4 of the 1995 Stanley Cup Finals (June 24) for a San Francisco Giants game. The game between the Giants and Florida Marlins in Miami had a long rain-delay. This allowed for KTVU to broadcast the hockey game after-all. However, the baseball game finally started before the hockey game ended. KTVU got a lot of complaints, so they re-aired the end of the hockey game next Saturday (July 1).

1980s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1989[175] SportsChannel America Jiggs McDonald Bill Clement Herb Brooks Mike Emrick[176] Herb Brooks[177][178]
1988 ESPN[179][180] Mike Emrick[181][182] Bill Clement (Games 1–4)[183][184][185]
Mickey Redmond (Game 5)[186][187][188]
Mickey Redmond (Games 1–4) Tom Mees
1987 ESPN[189][190][191][192] Mike Emrick[181][182] Bill Clement Tom Mees
1986 ESPN Sam Rosen[193] (Games 1–2)
Ken Wilson[194][195] (Games 3–5)
Mickey Redmond (in Calgary)
Bill Clement (in Montreal)
Jim Kelly Tom Mees
1985 USA Network Dan Kelly[196][197] (in Philadelphia)
Al Albert[198][199] (in Edmonton)
Gary Green and Mike Liut[200] Al Trautwig Mike Liut
1984 USA Network[201] Dan Kelly[202][203][204] Gary Green Al Trautwig
1983 USA Network[201] Dan Kelly[205][206][207][208] Gary Green Al Trautwig (in Edmonton)
Al Albert (in New York)
1982 USA Network Dan Kelly Gary Green Al Trautwig (in New York)
Jim Van Horne (in Vancouver)
1981 USA Network (CBC's feed)[209][210][211][212] Bob Cole Mickey Redmond and Gary Dornhoefer Dave Hodge Don Cherry (in New York)
Howie Meeker (in Minnesota)
1980 Hughes (Games 1–5)[213][214] Dan Kelly (Games 1–4; 2nd half, OT of Game 1, and Game 5; 1st half)
Bob Cole (Games 1–2; 1st half)
Jim Robson[215] (Games 3–4; 1st half and Game 5; 2nd half)
Gary Dornhoefer and Dick Irvin Jr. Dave Hodge Don Cherry and Howie Meeker
CBS (Game 6)[216] Dan Kelly (1st and 3rd periods and OT)
Tim Ryan (2nd period)
Lou Nanne Tim Ryan
Notes
  • 1980 - Games 1-5 on Hughes used CBC's feed. For CBS' coverage of Game 6 (which served as a special edition of the CBS Sports Spectacular anthology series), Dan Kelly[217] did play-by-play for 1st and 3rd periods as well as overtime. Meanwhile, Tim Ryan[218] did play-by-play for the second period. Minnesota North Stars' general manager Lou Nanne[219] provided color commentary for the entire game. This was the last time that a National Hockey League game would be broadcast on American network television for 10 years (until the 1990 NHL All-Star Game aired on NBC[220][221][222]), and the Stanley Cup Finals game on broadcast-network television until 1995.[223]
    • CBS was mainly influenced by the United States men's Olympic hockey team's surprise gold medal victory (dubbed "The Miracle on Ice") in Lake Placid several months prior.[224] CBS agreed to pay $37 million to broadcast the sixth game. In return, the NHL happily moved[225] the starting time from prime time to the afternoon.[226] The Saturday afternoon game was the first full American network telecast of an NHL game since Game 5 of the 1975 Stanley Cup Finals aired on NBC. Game 6 pulled a 4.4 rating on CBS.[227][228] After the game ended, except for its owned-and-operated stations in New York City and Philadelphia, CBS discontinued the telecast and went to a previously-scheduled golf telecast.[229] New York and Philadelphia viewers saw a post-game show before the network joined the very end of the golf broadcast. Given that the game went into overtime, CBS cut away from hockey during the intermission between the end of regulation and the start of overtime to present ten minutes of live golf coverage, with the golf announcers repeatedly mentioning that the network would return to hockey in time for the start of sudden-death.
  • USA Network simulcast the CBC feed for the 1981 Stanley Cup Finals instead of producing their own coverage.
  • In the 1981–82 season,[230] Al Trautwig[231] took over as studio host for USA Network. Dan Kelly did play-by-play with either Gary Green[232][233] or Rod Gilbert on color commentary. For the playoffs, Dick Carlson and Al Albert[234] were added as play-by-play voices of some games. Meanwhile, Jim Van Horne hosted Stanley Cup Finals games played in Vancouver. Things pretty much remained the same for USA during the 1982–83 season. Dan Kelly and Gary Green called most games, while Al Albert did play-by-play on several playoff[235] games and hosted the Stanley Cup Finals games from Nassau Coliseum.[236][237]

1970s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1979 NHL Network (CBC feed)[238][239][240][241][242][243][244] Dan Kelly
Danny Gallivan (Game 2)
Dick Irvin Jr.
Gary Dornhoefer (Games 1, 5)
Gerry Pinder (Game 2)
Bobby Orr (in New York)
Dick Irvin Jr. (in Montreal)
Dave Hodge (in New York)
Howie Meeker (in New York)
ABC[245][246][247] (Game 7)Template:Cref Al Michaels Bobby Clarke and Frank Gifford Jim McKay
1978 NHL Network (CBC feed)[248][249][250][251][252][253] Danny Gallivan[254] (in Montreal)
Dan Kelly (in Boston])
Chico Resch and Dick Irvin Jr. Dick Irvin Jr. and Dan Kelly (in Montreal)
Dave Hodge (in Boston)
Lou Nanne
1977 NHL Network Marv Albert and Tim Ryan Stan Mikita (Game 1)
Garry Unger (Game 2)
Chico Resch (Game 3)
Don Awrey (Game 4)
1976 NHL Network[255][256] Marv Albert (Games 1, 3–4)
Ted Darling (Game 2)
Stan Mikita (Game 1)
Garry Unger (Game 2)
Chico Resch (Game 3)
Curt Bennett (Game 4)
1975[257] NBC (Games 2, 5[258][259][260]) Tim Ryan Ted Lindsay Brian McFarlane
1974[261][262] NBC (Games 3, 6)[263] Tim Ryan[264] Ted Lindsay Brian McFarlane
1973 NBC[265] (Games 1, 4–6[266]) Tim Ryan[267] Ted Lindsay Brian McFarlane
1972 CBS (Games 1, 4, 6)[268] Dan Kelly Jim Gordon and Harry Howell[269] Jim Gordon
1971 CBS (Games 3, 6–7)[270] Dan Kelly[271] Jim Gordon and Phil Esposito Jim Gordon
1970 CBS (Games 1, 4)[272][273] Dan Kelly[274][275][276][277] Bill Mazer
Notes
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1960s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Studio host(s)
1969 CBS (Games 1, 4) Dan Kelly[278][279] Bill Mazer
1968 CBS (Games 1, 4) Stu Nahan Jim Gordon
1967 CBS (Games 2, 5) Stu Nahan[280] Jim Gordon
1966[281][282][283][284] NBC (Games 1, 4)[285][286][287][288] Win Elliot[289] Bill Mazer[290] Jim Simpson and Bill Cullen
RKO General[291] (Game 6) Bob Wolff Emile Francis
Notes
  • NBC aired Games 1 and 4[292] of the 1966 Stanley Cup Finals between the Montreal Canadiens and the Detroit Red Wings. Win Elliot served as the play-by-play man while Bill Mazer served as the color commentator for the games.[290]
  • For the 1968 playoffs, Jim Gordon worked play-by-play and Stu Nahan worked color commentator and intermission interviews for CBS. During the regular season, Gordon and Nahan[293] alternated roles each week. For instance, Gordon did the worked play-by-play on December 30 while Nahan worked play-by-play the next week. In 1968–69,[294] Dan Kelly did play-by-play while Bill Mazer did color and intermission interviews.[295][296] While Kelly once again handled all the play-by-play work in 1971, Gordon replaced Mazer[297] in 1970–71. For the CBS' Stanley Cup Finals coverage during this period, a third voice was added to the booth (Phil Esposito in 1971 and Harry Howell in 1972).

Local television (United States)

1990s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1994 MSG Network (Games 1–3, 6–7) (New York area) (New York Rangers)[298][299][300][301] Sam Rosen John Davidson Al Trautwig
MSG II (Games 4–5) (New York area) (New York Rangers)[302][303]
1993 Prime Ticket (Los Angeles area)[304] Bob Miller Jim Fox
1992 KBL (Pittsburgh area; in Pittsburgh)[305][306] Mike Lange Paul Steigerwald Stan Savran
KDKA (Pittsburgh area; in Chicago)[307]
SportsChannel Chicago (Chicago area; in Pittsburgh) Pat Foley Dale Tallon
Hawkvision (Chicago area; in Chicago)
1991 KBL (Pittsburgh area; in Pittsburgh)[308] Mike Lange Paul Steigerwald Stan Savran
KDKA (Pittsburgh area; in Minnesota)[309]
KMSP (Minnesota area; in Pittsburgh) Doug McLeod Lou Nanne
Pay-Per-View (Minnesota area; in Minnesota)
1990 NESN (Boston area; in Boston)[310][311][312] Fred Cusick Derek Sanderson and Dave Shea Dave Shea Tom Larson
WSBK (Boston area; in Edmonton)[313] Derek Sanderson Gene Lavanchy Johnny Peirson
Notes
  • Games 4 and 5 of the 1994 Stanley Cup Finals were broadcast in the New York City area on MSG II because of MSG Network's commitment with the New York Yankees. 1994 was also the last time that local broadcasting of playoff games past the first two rounds was allowed.

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1988 WSBK (Boston area; in Edmonton) Fred Cusick Derek Sanderson Sean McDonough Johnny Peirson
NESN (Boston area; in Boston)[314] Derek Sanderson and Dave Shea Dave Shea Tom Larson
1987 WGBS (Philadelphia area; in Edmonton)[315] Gene Hart Bobby Taylor Tony Bruno Ed Van Impe
PRISM (Philadelphia area; in Philadelphia)[316][317]
1985 PRISM (Philadelphia area; in Philadelphia)[318] Gene Hart Bobby Taylor Tony Bruno Ed Van Impe
WTAF (Philadelphia area; in Edmonton)
1984 SportsChannel New York (New York area; in Long Island) Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
WOR (New York area; in Edmonton)
1983 WOR (New York area; in Edmonton)[319] Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
SportsChannel New York (New York area; in Long Island)[320][321]
1982 SportsChannel New York (New York area; in Long Island)[322] Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
WOR (New York area; in Vancouver)[323][324]
1981 SportsChannel New York (New York area; in Long Island)[325] Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
WOR (New York area; in Minnesota)[326] Tim Ryan
KMSP (Minnesota area) Bob Kurtz Tom Reid

1970s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Studio host
1979 WOR (New York area)[327][328] Jim Gordon Bill Chadwick
1975 WTAF (Philadelphia area; in Buffalo)[329] Don Earle and Gene Hart
WKBW (Buffalo area; Games 1, 3–4, 6) Ted Darling Pat Hannigan Rick Azar
1974 WSBK (Boston area; Games 1–2, 4–5) Fred Cusick Johnny Peirson Tom Larson
WTAF (Philadelphia area; in Boston)[330][331][332] Don Earle and Gene Hart
1973 WGN (Chicago area; Game 2) Jim West
1972 WSBK (Boston area; Games 2–3, 5) Fred Cusick Johnny Peirson Tom Larson
WOR (New York area; Games 2, 5) Tim Ryan Jim Gordon
MSG Network (New York area; Game 3)
1971 WGN (Chicago area; Game 4) Jim West
1970 WSBK (Boston area; Games 2–3) Don Earle Johnny Peirson Tom Larson
KPLR (St. Louis area (Games 2–3) Dan Kelly Gus Kyle

1960s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator
1969 KPLR (Games 2–3) Dan Kelly Gus Kyle
1968 KPLR (Games 2–3) Dan Kelly Gus Kyle
1962 WGN (in Toronto) Joe Wilson Lloyd Pettit
1961 WGN (Game 6, simulcast with CBC Television) Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham

Canadian Television (English)

2020s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analysts
2021 CBC Chris Cuthbert Craig Simpson Kyle Bukauskas Ron MacLean and David Amber Kelly Hrudey, Elliotte Friedman, Cassie Campbell-Pascall, and Kevin Bieksa
Sportsnet[333]
2020 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Scott Oake and Kyle Bukauskas Ron MacLean and David Amber Kelly Hrudey, Elliotte Friedman, Brian Burke, Cassie Campbell-Pascall, Kevin Bieksa, and Anthony Stewart
Sportsnet[334]

2010s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analyst
2019 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Scott Oake Ron MacLean Kelly Hrudey, Nick Kypreos, and Elliotte Friedman
Sportsnet[335] Don Cherry (Coach's Corner)
2018 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Scott Oake and David Amber Ron MacLean Kelly Hrudey, Nick Kypreos, and Elliotte Friedman
Sportsnet[336] Don Cherry (Coach's Corner)
2017 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Scott Oake and David Amber Ron MacLean Kelly Hrudey, Nick Kypreos, and Elliotte Friedman
Sportsnet[337] Don Cherry (Coach's Corner)
2016 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy, Scott Oake, and Elliotte Friedman George Stroumboulopoulos Kelly Hrudey and Nick Kypreos
Sportsnet[338] Ron MacLean (Coach's Corner) Don Cherry (Coach's Corner)
2015 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy, Scott Oake, and Christine Simpson George Stroumboulopoulos Kelly Hrudey, Nick Kypreos, Elliotte Friedman, Mike Johnson, and Mark Messier
Sportsnet[339] Ron MacLean (Coach's Corner) Don Cherry (Coach's Corner)
2014 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, P. J. Stock, and Elliotte Friedman
2013 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, P. J. Stock, and Elliotte Friedman
2012 CBC[340] Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy, Scott Oake, and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, and P. J. Stock
2011 CBC[341][342][343][344][345] Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy, Scott Oake, and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, and P. J. Stock
2010 CBC[346][347][348] Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Glenn Healy, Scott Oake, and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, and P. J. Stock

2000s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analysts
2009 CBC[349] Jim Hughson[349][350] Craig Simpson[351] Scott Oake and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, and P. J. Stock
2008 CBC Bob Cole[352][353] Greg Millen[354] Elliotte Friedman and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey, and Craig Simpson
2007 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale[355] and Greg Millen[356] Elliotte Friedman and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry and Kelly Hrudey
2006 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Elliotte Friedman and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry and Kelly Hrudey
2004 CBC[357] Bob Cole Harry Neale Elliotte Friedman and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2003 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2002 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2001 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2000 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry

1990s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analysts
1999 CBC Bob Cole[358] Harry Neale[359] Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1998 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1997 CBC[360] Bob Cole[361] Harry Neale Scott Russell Ron MacLean (Games 1, 4)
Scott Russell (Games 2, 3)
Kelly Hrudey
1996 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1995 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale[362] Scott Russell Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1994 CBC[363][364] Bob Cole[365] Harry Neale and Dick Irvin Jr. [366] Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1993 CBC[367][368] Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin Jr.[369] Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1992 CBC[370] Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin Jr.[371] Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1991 CBC[372][373][374] Bob Cole[375][376] Harry Neale and Dick Irvin Jr.[377] Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1990[378] CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Chris Cuthbert[379][380] Ron MacLean[381] Don Cherry[381]

Note

  • 1997 - Ron MacLean did not host Games 2 and 3 as he was attending the funeral of Don Cherry's wife, Rose. Scott Russell sat in for him.

1980s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s) Studio host Studio analysts
1989 CBC[382] Bob Cole[383] Harry Neale and Dick Irvin Jr. Chris Cuthbert[384] Ron MacLean[385] Don Cherry[385]
1988[386] Canwest/Global (Games 1–2)[387] Dan Kelly John Davidson[388] Jim Tatti Dave Hodge
CBC (Games 3–5)[389][390] Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin Jr. Chris Cuthbert[391] Ron MacLean[392] Don Cherry[392]
1987[393] CBC (Games 1–2, 6–7)[394][395][396][397] Bob Cole[353] Harry Neale[398] Chris Cuthbert (Game 7)[399] Ron MacLean[400] Don Cherry[400]
Canwest/Global (Games 3–5, 7)[401][402][403][404][405] Dan Kelly[406] John Davidson Jim Tatti Dave Hodge
1986[407] CTV (Games 1–2)[408][409] Dan Kelly Ron Reusch and Brad Park Dan Matheson Brad Park
CBC (Games 3–5)[410][411][412][413] Bob Cole[414] (in Montreal)
Don Wittman[414] (Game 5)
Dick Irvin Jr.
Mickey Redmond (in Montreal)
John Davidson (Game 5)
Dave Hodge Don Cherry
1985 CBC (in Philadelphia) Bob Cole Gary Dornhoefer Dave Hodge Don Cherry
CTV (in Edmonton)[415][416][417][418][419][420] Dan Kelly Ron Reusch and Brad Park Dan Matheson Brad Park
1984 CBC[421][422] Bob Cole[423] Dick Irvin Jr.
Mickey Redmond (in New York)
Gary Dornhoefer (in Edmonton)
Dave Hodge
John Wells (in Edmonton)[424]
Don Cherry (in New York)
Howie Meeker (in Edmonton)
1983 CBC[425][426] Jim Robson (in Edmonton)
Bob Cole (in New York)
Gary Dornhoefer (in Edmonton)
Mickey Redmond (in New York)
John Wells (in Edmonton)
Dave Hodge (in New York)
Howie Meeker (in Edmonton)
Don Cherry (in New York)
1982 CBC[427][428][429] Bob Cole[430] (in New York)
Jim Robson[431] (in Vancouver)
Mickey Redmond and Dick Irvin Jr. (in New York)
Howie Meeker and Gary Dornhoefer (in Edmonton)
Dave Hodge (in New York)
Steve Armitage (in Vancouver)
Don Cherry (in New York)
1981 CBC[209][210][211][212] Bob Cole Mickey Redmond and Gary Dornhoefer Dave Hodge Don Cherry (in New York)
Howie Meeker (in Minnesota)
1980 CBC[213][214][432] Dan Kelly (2nd half of Games 1–4, OT of Game 1, and 1st half of Game 5)
Bob Cole (Games 1–2; 1st half)
Jim Robson[215] (Games 3–6; 1st half of Games 3–4; 2nd half of Game 5, and Game 6 entirely)
Gary Dornhoefer and Dick Irvin Jr. Dave Hodge Don Cherry and Howie Meeker

Notes

  • In 1980, Bob Cole, Dan Kelly and Jim Robson shared play-by-play duties for CBC's coverage. Cole did play-by-play for the first half of Games 1, and 2. Meanwhile, Kelly did play-by-play for the rest of Games 1–4 and first half of Game 5 (Kelly also did call the overtime period of Game 1). Finally, Robson did play-by-play for first half of Games 3–4, the rest of Game 5, and Game 6 entirely. In essence, this meant that Cole or Robson would do play-by-play for the first period and the first half of the second period. Therefore, at the closest stoppage of play near the 10 minute mark of the second period, Cole or Robson handed off the call to Kelly for the rest of the game.
  • For the 1984–85 and 1985–86 seasons, CTV aired regular season games on Friday nights (and some Sunday afternoons) as well as partial coverage of the playoffs and Stanley Cup Finals. While Molson continued to present Hockey Night in Canada on Saturday nights on CBC, rival brewery Carling O'Keefe began airing Friday Night Hockey on CTV. This marked the first time since beginning broadcasting in 1952 that CBC was not the lone over-the-air network broadcaster of the Stanley Cup Finals in Canada. From 1967 through 1975, both CBC and CTV aired NHL games, but it was from a Molson-led Hockey Night in Canada package that was split. CBC got the Saturday games and the playoffs; Wednesday-night regular-season games appeared on CTV.
  • In 1985, CBC televised Games 1 and 2 nationally while Games 3, 4 and 5 were televised in Edmonton only. CTV televised Games 3, 4, and 5 nationally while games were blacked out in Edmonton. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. Dan Kelly, Ron Reusch, and Brad Park called the games on CTV.
  • For Games 1 and 2 of the 1986 Finals, CBC only had the rights to air them locally in Montreal and Calgary,[407] while CTV broadcast it to the rest of the country. CBC would then have the exclusive rights to televise Games 3, 4, and 5 nationally. Had the series gone to a seventh game, then both CBC and CTV would have simultaneously televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. Like the year prior, Dan Kelly and Ron Reusch, and Brad Park called the games for CTV.
  • Even though CTV decided to pull the plug on their two year-old (lasting from 1984–85 through 1985–86) NHL broadcasting venture with the Carling O'Keefe brewing company (citing low ratings and an inability to clear other programming for both regular season and playoff telecasts), Carling O'Keefe retained their rights. This soon led to them syndicating 1987 and 1988 playoff telecasts on a chain of channels that would one day become the Global Television Network. The Global Television Network broadcasts were aired under the names Stanley Cup '87 and Stanley Cup '88, before a merger between Carling O'Keefe and Molson (the presenters of Hockey Night in Canada on CBC) put an end to the competition. Unlike the split CTV/CBC coverage of 1984–85 and 1985–86, the Canwest-Global telecasts from 1986–87-1987–88 were network exclusive, except for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals if they were necessary. When CBC and Global televised Game 7 of the 1987 Stanley Cup Finals,[404][405] they used separate production facilities and separate on-air talent.
  • Game 4 (May 24) of the 1988 Stanley Cup Finals is well known for fog that interfered with the game and a power outage that caused its cancellation before a faceoff. The game ended with the Edmonton Oilers and Boston Bruins tied at 3–3. CBC televised the first Game 4 as well as game 5 (on May 26), for which the Oilers won 6–3.
    • In 1988, Canwest-Global had the rights to the Games 6 and 7 of the Finals, which ultimately, were not necessary.

1970s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Studio host Studio analysts
1979 CBC[239][240][241][242][243][244] Dan Kelly
Danny Gallivan (first half of Game 2)
Dick Irvin Jr.
Gary Dornhoefer (Games 1, 5)
Gerry Pinder (Game 2)
Bobby Orr (in New York City)
Dick Irvin Jr. (in Montreal)
Dave Hodge (in New York City)
Howie Meeker (in New York)
1978 CBC[248][249][250][251][252][253] Danny Gallivan[254] (in Montreal)
Dan Kelly (in Boston)
Chico Resch and Dick Irvin Jr. Dick Irvin Jr. and Dan Kelly (in Montreal)
Dave Hodge (in Boston)
Lou Nanne
1977 CBC[433] Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin Jr.
Don Marshall (Game 1)
Red Storey (Game 2)
Dick Irvin Jr. (in Montreal)
Dave Hodge (in Boston)
1976 CBC[434] Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin Jr. Dave Hodge Howie Meeker
1975 CBC Jim Robson[435] (in Philadelphia)
Danny Gallivan (in Buffalo)
Dick Irvin Jr. Dave Hodge
1974 CBC Danny Gallivan (in Boston)
Bill Hewitt (in Philadelphia)[436]
Brian McFarlane (in Boston)
Dick Irvin Jr. (in Philadelphia)
Dave Hodge
1973 CBC[437] Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin Jr. Dave Hodge
1972 CTV[438] Bill Hewitt Brian McFarlane Dave Hodge
1971 CBC Danny Gallivan Scotty Bowman and Dick Irvin Jr. [439][440] Ward Cornell
1970 CBC Bill Hewitt (in St. Louis)
Danny Gallivan (in Boston)
Brian McFarlane (in St. Louis)
Dick Irvin Jr. (in Boston)
Ward Cornell

Notes

  • The most commonly seen video clip of Bobby Orr's famous overtime goal ("The Flight") in Game 4 of the 1970 Stanley Cup Finals is the American version broadcast on CBS as called by Dan Kelly. This archival clip can be considered a rarity, since about 98% of the time, any surviving kinescopes or videotapes of the actual telecasts of hockey games from this era usually emanate from CBC's coverage. According to Dick Irvin, Jr.'s book My 26 Stanley Cups (Irvin was in the CBC booth with Danny Gallivan during the 1970 Stanley Cup Finals), he was always curious why even the CBC prototypically uses the CBS replay of the Bobby Orr goal (with Dan Kelly's commentary) instead of Gallivan's call. The explanation that Irvin received was that the CBC's master tape of the game (along with others) was thrown away in order clear shelf space at the network.
  • In 1972, Hockey Night in Canada moved all playoff coverage from CBC to CTV to avoid conflict with the lengthy NABET strike[438] against the CBC. Eventually, MacLaren Advertising, in conjunction with Molson Breweries and Imperial Oil/Esso, who actually owned the rights to Hockey Night in Canada (not CBC) decided to give the playoff telecast rights to CTV. Initially, it was on a game by game basis in the quarterfinals (Game 1 of the Boston-Toronto series was seen on CFTO Toronto in full while other CTV affiliates, but not all joined the game in progress. Game 1 of the New York RangersMontreal series was seen only on CFCF Montreal while Game 4 not televised due to a lockout of technicians at the Montreal Forum), and then the full semifinals and Stanley Cup Finals. Because CTV did not have 100% penetration in Canada at this time, they asked CBC (who ultimately refused) to allow whatever one of their affiliates were the sole network in that market to show the playoffs. As a result, the 1972 Stanley Cup playoffs were not seen in some of the smaller Canadian markets unless said markets were close enough to the United States border to pick up the signal of a CBS affiliate that carried Games, 1, 4, or 6 (Games 2, 3, and 5 were not nationally broadcast in the United States).

1960s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1969 CBC[441][442] Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin Jr. Ward Cornell
1968 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin Jr. Ward Cornell
1967 CBC Danny Gallivan[443][444][445] (in Montreal)
Bill Hewitt[446][447][448][449] (in Toronto)
Dick Irvin Jr. (in Montreal)
Brian McFarlane[450] (in Toronto)
Ward Cornell[451][452] Frank J. Selke and Bob Goldham[453]
1966 CBC[454] Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Ward Cornell Frank J. Selke
1965 CBC[455] Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Ward Cornell Frank J. Selke
1964 CBC[456][457][458][459][460] Bill Hewitt[461] Bob Goldham and Brian McFarlane (in Toronto)

Keith Dancy (in Detroit)

Ward Cornell Frank J. Selke
1963 CBC[462][463][464] Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham Ward Cornell[465] Frank J. Selke
1962 CBC[466][467][468] Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham Ward Cornell[469][470] Frank J. Selke, Gump Worsley, Gordie Howe, and Doug Harvey
1961 CBC[471] Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham Ward Cornell
1960 CBC Danny Gallivan[472] (in Montreal)
Bill Hewitt[473][474] (in Toronto)
Frank J. Selke (in Montreal)
Foster Hewitt[475] (in Toronto)
Ward Cornell

Notes

  • The 1961 Stanley Cup Finals were almost not televised in Canada at all. At that time, the CBC only had rights to the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs' games; home games only during the season and all games in the playoffs. However, with both the Canadiens and Maple Leafs eliminated in the semi-finals, the CBC's worst nightmare became reality. The CBC had to conceive a way to carry the Finals between the Chicago Black Hawks and Detroit Red Wings or face public revolt. According to lore, the CBC found a way to link their Windsor viewers as having a vested interest in the Finals with the across the river Red Wings. Thus, CBC was able to carry the series after inking special contracts with the Red Wings and Black Hawks as a service to the Windsor market. From Windsor, CBC linked the signal to Toronto and they relayed the coverage Dominion-wide. From there, Canadians were able to see the Finals with nary a glitch in the coverage.
  • To accommodate the American TV coverage on NBC (1966 marked the first time that a Stanley Cup Finals game was to be nationally broadcast on American network television), Game 1 of the 1966 Stanley Cup Finals was shifted to a Sunday afternoon. This in return, was the first time ever that a National Hockey League game was played on a Sunday afternoon in Montreal. While Games 1 and 4 of the NBC broadcasts were televised in color, CBC carried these games and all other games in black and white.

1950s

Year Network(s) Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Studio host
1959 CBC Danny Gallivan[476][477][478][479] (in Montreal)
Bill Hewitt[480] (in Toronto)
Frank J. Selke (in Montreal)
Foster Hewitt[475] (in Toronto)
Ward Cornell
1958 CBC Danny Gallivan Frank J. Selke Wes McKnight
1957 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1956 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1955 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1954 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1953 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight

Note

  • CBC's coverage of Games 3–5 of the 1954 Stanley Cup Finals were joined in progress at 9:30 p.m. (approximately one hour after start time). Meanwhile, CBC joined Game 6 in at 10 p.m. (again, one hour after start time). Game 7 was carried Dominion wide (nationwide) from opening the face-off at 9 p.m. Since Game 7 was played on Good Friday night, there were no commercials (Imperial Oil was the sponsor).

Local television (Canada)

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator(s) Studio host Studio analyst(s)
1986 CBMT (Montreal) and CBRT (Calgary) (Games 1-2)[481][482] Don Wittman John Davidson Dave Hodge Don Cherry
1985 CBXT (in Edmonton) Don Wittman Howie Meeker and John Davidson Chris Cuthbert Howie Meeker
Notes
  • As previously mentioned in 1985, CBC televised Games 3-5 in Edmonton only. CTV televised Games 3–5 nationally while games were blacked out in Edmonton. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews.
  • As previously mentioned in 1986, CBC only televised Games 1 and 2 in Montreal and Calgary[407] while CTV air both games to the rest of Canada. Had the series gone to a Game 7, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews. Unlike the year prior, Dan Kelly and Ron Reusch called the games for CTV.

French Canadian television

2020s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator(s)
2021 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime
2020 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime

2010s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator
2019 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime
2018 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime
2017 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime
2016 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime
2015 TVA Sports Félix Séguin Patrick Lalime
2014 RDS Pierre Houde Marc Denis
2013 RDS Pierre Houde Marc Denis
2012 RDS Pierre Houde Marc Denis
2011 RDS Pierre Houde Benoît Brunet
2010 RDS Pierre Houde Benoît Brunet

Notes

2000s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator(s)
2009 RDS Pierre Houde Benoît Brunet
2008 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2007 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2006 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2004 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2003 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2002 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron
2001 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron
2000 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron

Notes

  • In the 2002–03 season, RDS secured exclusive French language rights to the NHL. The deal, reached with the Canadiens and not directly with the league, was meant to ensure a consistent home for all Canadiens games; as a general-interest network, Radio-Canada cannot give up so much airtime to Canadiens games. The announcement drew the ire of, among others, then-Heritage Minister Sheila Copps, who suggested that the network would somehow be violating its conditions of licence by not airing La Soirée du hockey. In fact, there is no specific mention in the CBC's licence from the CRTC (or any other legal document governing the CBC) that the CBC's networks carry coverage of NHL games, nor that there be parity between the two networks' carriage of such games. Also, Radio-Canada soon reached an agreement to produce the Saturday night games, to remain branded La Soirée du hockey, to be simulcast on both SRC and RDS. However, for reasons that are unclear, that agreement was terminated after the 2004 playoffs.[491] The RDS-produced replacement, Le Hockey du samedi soir, was simulcast on SRC outside Québec, where RDS has limited distribution, through 2006.

1990s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator(s)
1999 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron
1998 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1997 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1996 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1995 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1994 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1993 SRC[492][493] Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1992 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1991 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1990 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator(s)
1989 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay
1988 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay
1987 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay
1986 SRC[494][495] Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay and Mario Tremblay
1985 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1984 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1983 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1982 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1981 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1980 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay

1970s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator
1979 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1978 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1977 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1976 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1975 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1974 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1973 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
TVA Jacques Moreau
1972 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1971 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1970 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly

1960s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator(s)
1969 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1965 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1965 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1965 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1965 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1964 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1963 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1962 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1961 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1960 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly

1950s

Year Network Play-by-play Colour commentator
1959 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1958 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1957 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1956 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1955 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1954 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1953 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly

Notes

  • French-language broadcasts in Canada also began in 1953, with play-by-play commentator René Lecavalier and colour commentator Jean-Maurice Bailly on CBC's Télévision de Radio-Canada (SRC) division.

American radio

Main article: National Hockey League on the radio
Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporter(s)
2021 Sports USA[496] John Ahlers Joe Micheletti[497]
2020 NHL Radio/Westwood One[498] Kenny Albert (Games 1–4, 6–7)
Sam Rosen (Game 5)
Joe Micheletti
2019 NHL Radio/NBC Sports Radio[499] Kenny Albert Joe Micheletti (Games 1–4, 6–7)
Darren Pang (Game 5)
Brian Boucher
2018 NHL Radio/NBC Sports Radio Kenny Albert[500] Joe Micheletti (Games 1–4)
Jim Fox (Game 5)
Ray Ferraro
2017 NHL Radio[501]/NBC Sports Radio Kenny Albert Joe Micheletti Ray Ferraro
2016 NHL Radio/NBC Sports Radio[502] Kenny Albert Joe Micheletti Darren Eliot
2008 NHL Radio[503] Sam Rosen Bill Clement
2007 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Darren Pang
2006 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Darren Eliot
2004 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Eddie Olczyk
2003 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Eddie Olczyk[504]
2002 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green and Darren Eliot[505]
2001 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green
2000 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green
1999 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green
1998 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green Sean Grande
1997 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green Doug Brown and Sean Grande
1996 NHL Radio Sam Rosen Gary Green Doug Brown and Sean Grande[506]
1995 NHL Radio Kenny Albert[507] Gary Green Doug Brown
1994 NHL Radio Kenny Albert[508][509] Sherry Ross[510][511] Doug Brown
1993 Global Sports Network[512][513] Howie Rose[514] Mike Keenan[514]
1992 Star Communications[515][516]
1991 ABC Don Chevrier Phil Esposito Fred Manfra
1990 ABC[517] Don Chevrier[518][519][520][521] Phil Esposito[522] Fred Manfra
1981 Enterprise Radio[523]
1978 NBC Radio
1977 NBC Radio

See also

  • List of current National Hockey League broadcasters
  • National Hockey League on television

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