Don Cherry Speaker Profile
Hockey Commentator for CBC Television
Don Cherry Biography
Don "Grapes" Cherry was born February 5, 1934 and is a Canadian ice hockey commentator for CBC Television. Cherry co-hosts the "Coach's Corner" intermission segment (with Ron MacLean) on the long running Canadian sports program Hockey Night in Canada, and in addition recently joined ESPN in the United States as a commentator during the latter stages of the Stanley Cup playoffs. He is known for his outspoken manner, flamboyant dress, and staunch patriotism.
Prior to his broadcast career, Cherry was a National Hockey League player and coach. He played one game with the Boston Bruins, and later coached them during the days of Bobby Orr. He is also well-known as an author, syndicated radio commentator for The Fan Radio Network, creator of the Rock'em Sock'em Hockey video series, and celebrity endorser. Cherry was voted as the seventh greatest Canadian on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's television special, The Greatest Canadian.
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Posted on 24 January 2013 | 4:48 pm
Although CBC Commentator Don Cherry is nearing 80 years old, he's taken on even more work for the 2013 NHL season. CBC reports that the former NHL defenceman will now appear as part of Coach's Corner along with Ron MacLean twice during the broadcast of "Hockey Night in Canada." Cherry will appear in the show in the first intermission of the 7 p.m. ET broadcast as well as the 10 p.m....[Read More]
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