Jack Edwards (sportscaster)
Jack Edwards (born March 24, 1957) is the play-by-play announcer for the Boston Bruins.
Edwards started as a play-by-play announcer for the UNH hockey team. He then moved on to play-by-play and sports anchor positions at WGIR radio and WMUR-TV in Manchester, New Hampshire. During the early 1980s he worked as a talk radio host for WRKO in Boston, and as a weekend anchor at WJAR-TV in Providence. He then moved to sports anchor and reporter positions at WCVB-TV and WHDH-TV in Boston. He also served as a reporter for ABC’s Wide World of Sports and was an announcer for alpine skiing for ABC's coverage of the 1988 Winter Olympics and CBS's 1991 Olympic Winterfest coverage.
He spent 12 years at ESPN, from 1991 to 2003. Starting as a Sportscenter anchor and reporter, Edwards also did announcing for Little League baseball from 1995 to 2002, NHL play-by-play announcing from 1999 to 2003, and announcing for ESPN's soccer coverage, including the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
Boston Bruins Hockey
Edwards began calling Bruins games during the 2005-06 NHL season for NESN, handling the road games while Dale Arnold covered the home games. At the start of the 2007-08 NHL season, Edwards called all Bruins games. Jack Edwards was awarded a 2010-11 Stanley Cup Championship ring for his play-by-play work with the Boston Bruins.