List of Hartford Whalers broadcasters

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Television[edit]

1990s[edit]

Year Channel Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Studio host
1996-97 SportsChannel New England
WBNE [1]
John Forslund Bill Gardner [1]
1995-96 SportsChannel New England
WTVU
John Forslund [2] Daryl Reaugh [2]
1994-95 SportsChannel New England Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
WTNH [3] John Forslund [3] Gerry Cheevers Bob Picozzi [3]
1993-94 SportsChannel New England Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1992-93 SportsChannel New England Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1991-92 SportsChannel New England Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1990-91 SportsChannel New England Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
WTXX Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers Billy Gonillo

1980s[edit]

Year Channel Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1989-90 SportsChannel New England
WHCT-TV
Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1988-89 SportsChannel New England
WHCT-TV
Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1987-88 SportsChannel New England
WHCT-TV
Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1986-87 SportsChannel New England
WHCT-TV
Rick Peckham Gerry Cheevers
1985-86 SportsChannel New England
WVIT
Rick Peckham Don Blackburn
1984-85 SportsChannel New England
WVIT
Rick Peckham Don Blackburn
1983-84 SportsChannel New England
WVIT
Mike Fornes Don Blackburn
1982-83 PRISM New England Mike Fornes Johnny McKenzie
WVIT Scott Wahle Johnny McKenzie
1981-82 PRISM New England Mike Fornes Johnny McKenzie
WVIT Scott Wahle Johnny McKenzie
1980-81 WVIT Scott Wahle [4] Larry Pleau [4] or André Lacroix 1

1970s[edit]

Year Channel Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1979-80 WVIT Scott Wahle John Hewig or Larry Pleau [5]
1978-79 WHCT-TV Bob Neumeier John Hewig
1977-78 WHCT-TV Bob Neumeier Dennis Randall
1976-77 WFSB-TV Bob Neumeier Bill Rasmussen
1975-76 WFSB-TV
Connecticut Public Television [6]
Bob Neumeier Bill Rasmussen
1974-75 WFSB-TV John Carlson
1973-74 WKBG-TV [7] John Carlson Stan Fischler or Shirley Fischler
1972-73 WKBG-TV [8] [9] John Carlson Tim Horgan

Radio[edit]

1990s[edit]

Year Flagship Station Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1996-97 WTIC Chuck Kaiton Gerry McDonald
1995-96 WTIC Chuck Kaiton Marty Howe [10]
1994-95 WTIC Chuck Kaiton John Forslund
1993-94 WTIC Chuck Kaiton John Forslund [11]
1992-93 WTIC Chuck Kaiton Arnold Dean
1991-92 WTIC Chuck Kaiton Arnold Dean [12]
1990-91 WTIC Chuck Kaiton Garry Swain or Tom Rowe

1980s[edit]

Year Flagship Station Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1989-90 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1988-89 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1987-88 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1986-87 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1985-86 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1984-85 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1983-84 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1982-83 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1981-82 WTIC Chuck Kaiton André Lacroix
1980-81 WTIC Chuck Kaiton Larry Pleau or André Lacroix 1 (Non-televised games)

1970s[edit]

Year Flagship Station Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1979-80 WTIC Chuck Kaiton John Hewig or Larry Pleau
1978-79 WTIC Bob Neumeier John Hewig
1977-78 WTIC Bob Neumeier Dennis Randall
1976-77 WTIC Bob Neumeier Bill Rasmussen
1975-76 WTIC Bob Neumeier Bill Rasmussen
1974-75 WTIC Bill Rasmussen Ron Ryan
1973-74 WHDH [13] John Moynihan
1972-73 WHDH [14] Dave Martin

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jerry Trecker (October 3, 1996). "Additional Coverage Should Benefit Fans in the Final Analysis". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 2010-12-04.
  2. ^ a b Jim Greenidge (October 13, 1995). "Telecast too cozy? A close call". Boston Globe. Retrieved 2010-12-04.
  3. ^ a b c Jeff Jacobs (September 28, 1994). "Whalers Send Four to AHL Petrovicky Among Them". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 2010-12-04.
  4. ^ a b "Sports Briefs". UPI. June 17, 1980. Retrieved 2010-12-04.
  5. ^ "Whalers' Pleau retires". UPI. June 17, 1980. Retrieved 2010-12-04.
  6. ^ Bob Strecker (November 1, 1975). "Whalers hockey goes on Channel 53". The Day. Retrieved June 19, 2013.
  7. ^ team was located in Boston at the time
  8. ^ "Whalers Rule Out Home Playoff TV". The Day. April 4, 1973. Retrieved 2010-11-24.
  9. ^ team was located in Boston at the time
  10. ^ Mark Pukalo (September 3, 1995). "Uncommon Commentators Ex Whalers Marty Howe, Reaugh Join Radio, TV Teams". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 2010-11-24.
  11. ^ Viv Bernstein (August 13, 1993). "Day, Islanders agree on contract". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 2010-11-24.
  12. ^ Jim Shea (September 6, 1991). "Dean To Provide Whalers Color". Hartford Courant. Retrieved 2010-11-24.
  13. ^ Team was based in Boston at the time
  14. ^ Team was based in Boston at the time