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The following is a list of the television networks (American, Canadian and French Canadian) and announcers that have broadcast Stanley Cup Finals games over the years.

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American television

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National television

2000s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
2009 NBC (Games 1, 2, 5-7) Mike Emrick Ed Olczyk Pierre McGuire Darren Pang Mike Milbury
Versus (Games 3, 4) Chris Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Patrick Keith Jones and Brian Engblom
2008 Versus (Games 1, 2) Mike Emrick Ed Olczyk Chris Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Patrick Keith Jones, Brian Engblom and Mark Messier
NBC (Games 3-6) Pierre McGuire Bob Neumeier Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire
2007 Versus (Games 1–2) Mike Emrick Ed Olczyk Chris Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Clement Keith Jones, Brian Engblom and Mark Messier
NBC (Games 3–5) Pierre McGuire Ray Ferraro and Brett Hull
2006 OLN (Games 1, 2) Mike Emrick John Davidson Chris Simpson and Bob Harwood Bill Clement Keith Jones, Brian Engblom and Mark Messier
NBC (Games 3–7) Pierre McGuire Ray Ferraro and Ed Olczyk
2005 Canceled due to 2004–05 NHL lockout.
2004 ESPN (Games 1, 2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement and John Davidson Erin Andrews, Sam Ryan, Steve Levy (Games 1, 2) and Darren Pang (Games 3-7) John Saunders and Chris Berman Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
ABC (Games 3–7)
2003 ESPN (Games 1, 2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Sam Ryan John Saunders and Chris Berman Barry Melrose and Darren Pang
ABC (Games 3–7) Bill Clement and John Davidson Barry Melrose
2002 ESPN (Games 1, 2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom, Darren Pang, Steve Levy and Al Morganti (Games 1, 2) John Saunders Barry Melrose
ABC (Games 3–5) Al Michaels and John Saunders John Davidson and Barry Melrose
2001 ESPN (Games 1, 2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
ABC (Games 3–7) Al Michaels and John Saunders John Davidson and Barry Melrose
2000 ESPN (Games 1, 2) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
ABC (Games 3–6) Al Michaels and John Saunders John Davidson and Barry Melrose
Notes
  • 2009 -The first two games were played at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit on consecutive weekend nights — May 30 and 31 — the first time that Finals games have been played on consecutive days since 1955. NBC is believed to have requested this schedule due to the debut of The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien on June 1, and to ensure that the program is not delayed during its first week. The scheduling change also prevented a layoff of over a week for both teams.[1]
  • As part NBC's coverage, Pierre McGuire, while positioned as a rinkside reporter, offers frequent analysis from his vantage point.
  • 2005 - Had the season not been canceled, ESPN would've televised Games 1 and 2 and NBC Games 3–7.

1990s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1999 Fox (Games 1, 2, 5) Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti Suzy Kolber Terry Crisp
ESPN (Games 3, 4, 6) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom, Al Morganti and Steve Levy John Saunders Barry Melrose
1998 Fox (Game 1) Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2–4) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom John Saunders Barry Melrose
1997 Fox (Game 1) Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti and Craig Simpson James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2–4) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Al Morganti and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
1996 Fox (Games 1, 3) Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti and Sandra Neil James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2, 4) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Al Morganti and Darren Pang John Saunders Barry Melrose
1995 Fox (Games 1, 4) Mike Emrick John Davidson Joe Micheletti James Brown Dave Maloney
ESPN (Games 2, 3) Gary Thorne Bill Clement Brian Engblom John Saunders Barry Melrose
1994 ESPN Gary Thorne Bill Clement Al Morganti and Steve Levy John Saunders Darren Pang
1993 ESPN Gary Thorne Bill Clement Tom Mees John Saunders Darren Pang
1992 SportsChannel America Jiggs McDonald Bill Clement Bob Papa Mike Emrick John Davidson
1991 SportsChannel America Jiggs McDonald Bill Clement Bob Papa Mike Emrick John Davidson
1990 SportsChannel America Jiggs McDonald Bill Clement Bob Papa Mike Emrick John Davidson

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1989 SportsChannel America Jiggs McDonald Bill Clement Gary Thorne Mike Emrick Herb Brooks
1988 ESPN Mike Emrick Bill Clement Tom Mees
1987 ESPN Mike Emrick Bill Clement Tom Mees
1986 ESPN Sam Rosen (Games 1, 2)
Ken Wilson (Games 3, 4, 5)
Mickey Redmond (Games 1, 2, 5)
Bill Clement (Games 3, 4)
Tom Mees
1985 USA Dan Kelly (Games 1, 2)
Al Albert (Games 3, 4, 5)
Gary Green Al Trautwig Mike Liut
1984 USA Dan Kelly Gary Green Al Trautwig
1983 USA Dan Kelly Gary Green Al Albert
1982 USA Dan Kelly Gary Green Al Trautwig and Jim Van Horne (in Vancouver)
1981 USA Dan Kelly Gary Green Al Trautwig
1980 Hughes (Games 1–5) Dan Kelly
Bob Cole (Games 1, 2, 5)
Jim Robson (Games 3, 4)
Gary Dornhoefer
Dick Irvin, Jr.
Dave Hodge Don Cherry
CBS (Game 6) Dan Kelly and Tim Ryan Tom Brookshier Tim Ryan Lou Nanne
Notes

1970s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1979 NHL Dan Kelly Dick Irvin, Jr. and Gary Dornhoefer Dave Hodge
1978 NHL Dan Kelly (in Montreal) and Fred Cusick (in Boston) Marv Albert (all games)
1977 NHL Marv Albert Tim Ryan and Stan Mikita (Game 1)
Garry Unger (Game 2)
Chico Resch (Game 3)
Don Awrey (Game 4)
1976 NHL Marv Albert (Games 1, 3, 4) and Ted Darling (Game 2) Stan Mikita, Garry Unger, Chico Resch, and Curt Bennett
1975 NBC (Games 2, 5) Tim Ryan Ted Lindsay Brian McFarlane
1974 NBC (Games 3, 6) Tim Ryan Ted Lindsay Brian McFarlane
1973 NBC (Games 1, 4, 5, 6) Tim Ryan Ted Lindsay Brian McFarlane
1972 CBS (Games 1, 4, 6) Dan Kelly Jim Gordon and Harry Howell Jim Gordon
1971 CBS (Games 3, 6, 7) Dan Kelly Jim Gordon and Phil Esposito Jim Gordon
1970 CBS (Games 1, 4) Dan Kelly Bill Mazer Bill Mazer
Notes
  • 1975 - NBC was under pressure to broadcast Game 6 of the Finals in Buffalo on a Thursday night, but they refused. NBC presumed that the series would go to a seventh game on the following Sunday (during this era, NBC only broadcast weekend Finals games). It turned out that Game 5 of the 1975 Stanley Cup Finals marked the end of the NHL being on American network television on a regular basis until the 1990s.
  • 1971 - CBS was not scheduled to broadcast Game 7, but showed the prime time (the first time that an NHL game would be nationally televised on American network television) contest almost as a public service. The game was blacked out in Chicago in deference to theater TV.

1960s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1969 CBS (Games 1, 4) Dan Kelly Bill Mazer Bill Mazer
1968 CBS (Games 1, 4) Stu Nahan Jim Gordon
1967 CBS (Games 2, 5) Stu Nahan Jim Gordon
1966 NBC (Games 1, 4) Win Elliot Bill Mazer Jim Simpson and Bill Cullen
RKO General (Game 6) Bob Wolff Emile Francis
Notes
  • NBC's coverage of the 1966 Stanley Cup Finals marked the first time that hockey games were televised in color. CBC wouldn't follow suit until the following year. NBC's Stanley Cup coverage preempted a sports anthology series called NBC Sports in Action hosted by Jim Simpson and Bill Cullen, who were between-periods co-hosts for NBC's Stanley Cup broadcasts.

Local television

1990s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1994 MSG Network (New York area) Sam Rosen John Davidson Al Trautwig Al Trautwig
1993 Prime Ticket (Los Angeles area) Bob Miller Jim Fox
1992 KBL (Pittsburgh area) Mike Lange Paul Steigerwald Stan Savran
SportsChannel Chicago (Chicago area) Pat Foley Dale Tallon
1991 KBL (Pittsburgh area) Mike Lange Paul Steigerwald
Pay-Per-View (Minnesota area) Dave Hodge Lou Nanne
1990 NESN (Boston area; Games 1, 2, 5) Fred Cusick Derek Sanderson and Dave Shea Dave Shea Tom Larson
WSBK (Boston area; Games 3, 4) Derek Sanderson Gene Lavanchy Johnny Peirson

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1988 WSBK (Boston area; Games 1, 2, 4b) Fred Cusick Derek Sanderson Sean McDonough Johnny Peirson
NESN (Boston area; Games 3, 4a) Derek Sanderson and Dave Shea Dave Shea Tom Larson
1987 PRISM (Philadelphia area; Games 3, 4, 6)
WGBS (Philadelphia area; Games 1, 2, 5, 7)
Gene Hart Bobby Taylor Mike Emrick
1985 PRISM (Philadelphia area; Games 1, 2)
WTAF (Philadelphia area; Games 3, 4, 5)
Gene Hart Bobby Taylor Tony Bruno Ed Van Impe
1984 SportsChannel New York (New York area; Games 1, 2)
WOR (New York area; Games 3, 4, 5)
Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
1983 SportsChannel New York (New York area; Games 3, 4)
WOR (New York area; Games 1, 2)
Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
1982 SportsChannel New York (New York area; Games 1, 2)
WOR (New York area; Games 3, 4)
Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
1981 SportsChannel New York (New York area; Games 1, 2, 5)
WOR (New York area; Games 3, 4)
Jiggs McDonald Ed Westfall Stan Fischler
KMSP (Minnesota area) Bob Kurtz Tom Reid

1970s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1975 WTAF (Philadelphia area; Games 3, 4, 6) Don Earle and Gene Hart
WKBW (Buffalo area; Games 1, 3, 4, 6) Ted Darling Pat Hannigan Rick Azar
1974 WSBK (Boston area; Games 1, 2, 4, 5) Fred Cusick Johnny Peirson Tom Larson
WTAF (Philadelphia area; Games 1, 2, 5) Don Earle and Gene Hart
1973 WGN (Chicago area; Game 2) Jim West
1972 WSBK (Boston area; Games 2, 3, 5) Fred Cusick Johnny Peirson Tom Larson
WOR (New York area; Games 2, 5)
MSG Network (New York area; Game 3)
Tim Ryan Jim Gordon
1971 WGN (Chicago area; Game 4) Jim West
1970 WSBK (Boston area; Games 2, 3) Don Earle Tom Larson
KPLR (St. Louis area; Game 3) Dan Kelly

1960s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1962 WGN Joe Wilson Lloyd Pettit

American local/national coverage policy for Stanley Cup Finals

  • 1995 – present: National coverage (network and cable) exclusive.
  • 19811994: Local coverage permitted for all games. National coverage (cable) not exclusive.
  • 19761979: National coverage on syndicated networks exclusive.
  • 19681975: Local coverage permitted for non-network games. National network telecasts exclusive.

Canadian television

National television

2000s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
2009 CBC Jim Hughson Craig Simpson Scott Oake and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry, Kelly Hrudey and P. J. Stock
2008 CBC Bob Cole Greg Millen Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean (primary—ice level) and Scott Oake (secondary—press box) Don Cherry (primary—ice level), Kelly Hrudey and Craig Simpson (secondary—press box)
2007 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Greg Millen Scott Oake and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry and Kelly Hrudey
2006 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Oake and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry and Kelly Hrudey
2005 Canceled due to 2004–05 NHL lockout.
2004 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Oake and Elliotte Friedman Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2003 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2002 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2001 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
2000 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry

1990s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1999 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell and Scott Oake Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1998 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1997 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell (Games 1, 2)
Scott Oake (Games 3, 4)
Ron MacLean (Games 1, 2)
Scott Russell (Games 3, 4)
Kelly Hrudey
1996 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1995 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale Scott Russell Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1994 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin, Jr. Scott Russell Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1993 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin, Jr. Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1992 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin, Jr. Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1991 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin, Jr. Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1990 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin, Jr. Chris Cuthbert Ron MacLean Don Cherry
Notes

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1989 CBC Bob Cole Harry Neale and Dick Irvin, Jr. Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1988 Global/Can-West (Games 1, 2) Dan Kelly John Davidson Jim Tatti Dave Hodge
CBC (Games 3, 4a, 4b) Bob Cole Harry Neale Chris Cuthbert (Game 4b) Ron MacLean Don Cherry
1987 CBC (Games 1, 2, 6, 7) Bob Cole Harry Neale Chris Cuthbert (Game 7) Ron MacLean Don Cherry
Global/Can-West (Games 3, 4, 5) Dan Kelly John Davidson Jim Tatti Dave Hodge
1986 CTV (Games 1, 2) Dan Kelly Ron Reusch Dan Matheson Brad Park
CBC (Games 3, 4, 5) Bob Cole (Games 3, 4)
Don Wittman (Game 5)
Dick Irvin, Jr. (Games 3, 4, 5)
Mickey Redmond (Games 3, 4)
John Davidson (Game 5)
Dave Hodge Don Cherry
1985 CBC (Games 1, 2) Bob Cole Gary Dornhoefer Dave Hodge Don Cherry
CTV (Games 3, 4, 5) Dan Kelly Ron Reusch and Brad Park Dan Matheson Dave Maloney
1984 CBC Bob Cole Dick Irvin, Jr. (all games)
Mickey Redmond (Games 1, 2)
Gary Dornhoefer (Games 3, 4, 5)
John Wells (Games 3, 4, 5) Dave Hodge Don Cherry (Games 1, 2)
Howie Meeker (Games 3, 4, 5)
1983 CBC Bob Cole Gary Dornhoefer (Games 1, 2)
Mickey Redmond (Games 3, 4)
John Wells (Games 1, 2) Dave Hodge Howie Meeker (Games 1, 2)
Don Cherry (Games 3, 4)
1982 CBC Bob Cole (Games 1, 2)
Jim Robson (Games 3, 4)
Mickey Redmond and Dick Irvin, Jr. (Games 1, 2)
Howie Meeker and Gary Dornhoefer (Games 3, 4)
Steve Armitage (Games 3, 4) Dave Hodge Don Cherry (Games 1, 2)
1981 CBC Bob Cole Gary Dornhoefer and Mickey Redmond Dave Hodge
1980 CBC Dan Kelly (Games 1 - 5)
Bob Cole (Games 1, 2, 5)
Jim Robson (Games 3, 4, 6)
Gary Dornhoefer and Dick Irvin, Jr. Dave Hodge Don Cherry
Notes
  • Game 4 (May 24) of the 1988 Stanley Cup Finals is well-known for fog that interfered with the game and a power outage that caused its cancellation before a faceoff. The game ended with the Edmonton Oilers and Boston Bruins tied at 3–3. CBC televised the first Game 4 as well as the "official" fourth game (on May 26), for which the Oilers won 6–3.
  • Even though CTV decided to pull the plug on their two year old (lasting from 1984–85 through 1985–86) NHL broadcasting venture with the Carling O'Keefe brewing company (citing low ratings and an inability to clear other programming for both regular season and playoff telecasts), Carling O'Keefe retained their rights. This soon lead to them syndicating 1987 and 1988 playoff telecasts on a chain of channels that would one day become the Global Television Network. The Global Television Network broadcasts were aired under the names Stanley Cup '87 and Stanley Cup '88, before a merger between Carling O'Keefe and Molson (the presenters of Hockey Night in Canada on CBC) put an end to the competition.
    • Contrary to the broadcasts from the previous CTV deal (in which they split the Stanley Cup Finals coverage with CBC), the CanWest-Global telecasts were network exclusive, except for Game 7 of the 1987 Finals. Therefore, both CBC and CanWest-Global televised the seventh game while using separate production facilities and separate on-air talent.
    • In 1988, Global had the rights to the sixth and seventh games of the Finals, which utlimately, were not necessary.
  • For the 1984–85 and 1985–86 seasons, CTV aired regular season games on Friday nights (and some Sunday afternoons) as well as partial coverage of the playoffs and Stanley Cup Finals. While Molson continued to present Hockey Night in Canada on Saturday nights on CBC, rival brewery Carling O'Keefe began airing Friday Night Hockey on CTV. This marked the first time since beginning broadcasting in 1952 that CBC was not the lone over-the-air network broadcaster of the National Hockey League in Canada.
  • In 1986, CBC only televised Games 1 and 2 in Montreal and Calgary. CBC would go on to televise Games 3, 4 and 5 nationally. When CTV televised Games 1 and 2, both games were blacked out in Montreal and Calgary. Had the series gone to a seventh game, then both CBC and CTV would have televised it while using their own production facilities and crews.
  • In 1985, CBC televised Games 1 and 2 nationally while Games 3, 4 and 5 were televised in Edmonton only. CTV televised Games 3, 4, and 5 nationally while games were blacked out in Edmonton.
  • In 1980, Bob Cole, Dan Kelly and Jim Robson shared play-by-play duties for CBC's coverage. Cole did play-by-play for the first half of Games 1, 2 and 5. Meanwhile, Kelly did play-by-play for the second half Games 1-5 (Kelly also did called the overtime period of Game 1). Finally, Robson did play-by-play for first half of Games 3 and 4 and Game 6 entirely. In essence this would mean that Cole or Robson would do play-by-play for the first period and the first half of the second period. Therefore, at the closest stoppage of play near the 10 minute mark of the second period, Cole or Robson would hand off the call to Kelly for the duration of the game.

1970s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1979 CBC Dan Kelly Dick Irvin, Jr. and Gary Dornhoefer Dave Hodge
1978 CBC Danny Gallivan (in Montreal) and Dan Kelly (in Boston) Dick Irvin, Jr. and Glenn Resch (all games) Dave Hodge
1977 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin, Jr. Dave Hodge
1976 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin, Jr. Dave Hodge
1975 CBC Danny Gallivan (in Buffalo) and Jim Robson (in Philadelphia) Dick Irvin, Jr. (all games) Dave Hodge
1974 CBC Bill Hewitt (all games) Brian McFarlane (Games 1, 2, 4, 5) and Dick Irvin, Jr. (Games 3, 6) Dave Hodge
1973 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin, Jr. Dave Hodge
1972 CTV Bill Hewitt Brian McFarlane Dave Hodge
1971 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin, Jr. Ward Cornell
1970 CBC Bill Hewitt Brian McFarlane Ward Cornell
Notes

1960s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1969 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin, Jr. Ward Cornell
1968 CBC Danny Gallivan Dick Irvin, Jr. Ward Cornell
1967 CBC Bill Hewitt (in Toronto) and Danny Gallivan (in Montreal) Brian McFarlane (in Toronto) and Dick Irvin, Jr. (in Montreal) Ward Cornell
1966 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Ward Cornell
1965 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Ward Cornell
1964 CBC Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham Ward Cornell
1963 CBC Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham Ward Cornell
1962 CBC Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham and Brian McFarlane Ward Cornell
1961 CBC Bill Hewitt Bob Goldham Ward Cornell
1960 CBC Danny Gallivan (in Montreal) and Bill Hewitt (in Toronto) Keith Dancy (in Montreal) and Foster Hewitt (in Toronto) Ward Cornell
Notes
  • The 1961 Stanley Cup Finals were almost not televised in Canada at all. At that time, the CBC only had rights to the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs' games; home games only during the season and all games in the playoffs. However, with both the Canadiens and Maple Leafs eliminated in the semi-finals, the CBC's worst nightmare became reality. The CBC had to conceive a way to carry the Finals between the Chicago Black Hawks and Detroit Red Wings or face public revolt. According to lore, the CBC found a way to link their Windsor viewers as having a vested interest in the Finals with the across the river Red Wings. Thus, CBC was able to carry the series after inking special contracts with the Red Wings and Black Hawks as a service to the Windsor market. From Windsor, CBC linked the signal to Toronto and they relayed the coverage Dominion-wide. From there, Canadians were able to see the Finals with nary a glitch in the coverage.
  • 1966 - To accommodate the American TV coverage on NBC (1966 marked the first time that a Stanley Cup Finals game was to be nationally broadcast on American network television), Game 1 of the Finals was shifted to a Sunday afternoon. This in return, was the first time ever that a National Hockey League game was played on a Sunday afternoon in Montreal. While Games 1 and 4 of the NBC broadcasts were televised in color, CBC carried these games and all other games in black and white.

1950s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1959 CBC Danny Gallivan (in Montreal) and Bill Hewitt (in Toronto) Keith Dancy (in Montreal) and Foster Hewitt (in Toronto) Ward Cornell
1958 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1957 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1956 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1955 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1954 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
1953 CBC Danny Gallivan Keith Dancy Wes McKnight
Notes
  • 1954 - CBC's coverage of Games 3, 4 and 5 were joined in progress at 9:30 p.m. (approximately one hour after start time). Meanwhile, CBC joined Game 6 in at 10:00 p.m. (again, one hour after start time). Game 7 was carried Dominion wide (nationwide) from opening the face off at 9:00 p.m. Since Game 7 was played on Good Friday night, there were no commercials (Imperial Oil was the sponsor).

Local television

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s) Ice level reporters Studio host Studio analysts
1986 CBMT (Montreal) and CBRT (Calgary) Don Wittman John Davidson Dave Hodge Don Cherry
1985 CBXT (Games 3, 4, 5) Don Wittman John Davidson Dave Hodge Don Cherry

French Canadian television

2000s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
2009 RDS Pierre Houde Benoit Brunet
2008 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2007 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2006 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2005 Canceled due to 2004–05 NHL lockout.
2004 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2003 RDS Pierre Houde Yvon Pedneault
2002 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron
2001 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron
2000 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron

1990s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1999 SRC Claude Quenneville Michel Bergeron
1998 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1997 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1996 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1995 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1994 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1993 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1992 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1991 SRC Claude Quenneville Gilles Tremblay
1990 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay

1980s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1989 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay
1988 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay
1987 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay
1986 SRC Richard Garneau Gilles Tremblay and Mario Tremblay
1985 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1984 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1983 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1982 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1981 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1980 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay

1970s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1979 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1978 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1977 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1976 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1975 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1974 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1973 SRC
TVA
René Lecavalier
Jacques Moreau
Gilles Tremblay
N/A
1972 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1971 SRC René Lecavalier Gilles Tremblay
1970 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly

1960s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1969 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1968 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1967 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1966 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1965 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1964 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1963 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1962 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1961 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1960 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly

1950s

Year Network Play-by-play Color commentator(s)
1959 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1958 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1957 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1956 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1955 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1954 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly
1953 SRC René Lecavalier Jean-Maurice Bailly

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