Ryan Rishaug

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Ryan Rishaug
Born (1977-04-26) April 26, 1977 (age 37)
Edmonton, AB, CAN
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position RW
Shot Right
Playing career 1995–1997

Ryan Rishaug (born April 26, 1977)[1] is a sports broadcaster with TSN. For TSN, he serves as an ice reporter, on the NHL on TSN and covers Edmonton for SportsCentre. Ryan appears regularly on TSN 1260 sports radio in Edmonton.

Early life and career[edit]

Prior to sportscasting, he played forward for the Kamloops Blazers of the WHL and attended the Broadcast Communications program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.


Prior to becoming a reporter for The NHL on TSN in 2004, Rishaug served as a sideline reporter on their coverage of the CFL on TSN. Rishaug has served in a variety of roles at various Canadian stations. Prior to joining TSN he was a weekend sports anchor, at CFRN-TV from 2000-2003. He was a sports anchor/reporter for MCTV from 1999–2000, and was a sports anchor for CFSK-TV in 2000. He got his start as a sports reporter at CFJC-TV from 1998-1999.


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