Darren Dreger

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Darren Dreger
Born (1968-06-13) June 13, 1968 (age 50)
Red Deer, Alberta
Alma mater Western Academy Broadcasting College
Occupation Sportscaster and analyst
Employer Bell Media
Known for Sportscaster on The NHL on TSN
Relatives Dave Nonis (cousin)

Darren Dreger (born June 13, 1968) is a Canadian sportscaster for TSN. He serves as hockey insider on the NHL on TSN, and was the host of Leafs Lunch on AM640 Toronto Radio.

Dreger was the former host of Hockey Central on Rogers Sportsnet between 1998 and 2006. On July 14, 2006, it was announced that Dreger would leave Sportsnet and join TSN on July 31, 2006, hence 'crossing the parking lot'.

He used to work at CKY-TV in Winnipeg.

Dreger is a second cousin of former Vancouver Canucks and Toronto Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis.

Dreger attended college at Western Academy Broadcasting College in Saskatoon, SK.[1]

Dreger won a Gemini in 2010 in the Best Sports Reporting category for his coverage of the firing of NHLPA Executive Director Paul Kelly.[2]

He is known for... his... William... Shatner... esque...delivery.

References

  1. ^ http://www.wabcwesternacademy.com/grads1.php?prov=TV
  2. ^ "TSN Community". TSN Press Release. Retrieved 2013-01-22. 

External links

  • TSN profile
  • TSN adds Darren Dreger to hockey team
  • Wheat City Journal article on Darren Dreger
  • Darren Dreger on Twitter


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