Dave Hodge is a Canadian sports announcer who previously worked for TSN. He Known for his appearance on Hockey Night in Canada, Dave is working for the show since 1971-1987. Besides this, he also hosts shows like Toronto Argonauts Canadian Football League, TSN Inside Sports, The Reporters. Also, he worked for several other networks like Hockey Nights In Canda, CBC, and CKNW.
Dave Hodge was born on 8 January 1945, in Montreal, Quebec. As of 2019, his age is 74 years old with his birth sign Capricorn. Regarding his parents and siblings, there is no information. So far he holds Canadian nationality and belongs to White ethnic background. Also, there is no information about his early life.
Dave Hodge after completing high school, he joined the York Mills Collegiate Institute and acquired his Bachelor’s degree from there. In 1965, Dave started working as a sports writer for Chatham Daily News. Later, he joined the local radios like CFCO and CFRB.
Dave Hodge’s Career
Hodge’s broadcasting career began with the Buffalo Sabres in 1970-71 as their play-by-play announcer. After that, he joined the CBC, hosting the Hockey Nights In Canada from 1971-87, broadcasting 15 Stanley Cup Finals. Color analysts such as Howie Meeker and Don Cherry frequently joined him in the studio. Also, he announced the radio broadcasts of the Toronto Argonauts Canadian Football League from 1974 to 1980.
Dave left the job after giving a disturbing comment in the game between Montreal and Flyers. For the extra time, the viewers started from the beginning were only able to watch the remaining match and other connections were cut. Later on, he started working for the CKNW and Vancouver Canucks as their sports director. In the year 1992, Dave joined TSN and hosted TSN Inside Sports. In addition, he also hosted the NHL Entry Draft in 1998, and the Rod Black, Gord Miller, Chris Schultz are the best-sportscasters of TSN Network.
Dave also hosted a Sunday morning show called The Reporters before the cancellation and currently commenting on the NHL coverage of TSN. After that, he made a surprise appearance on the Hockey Nights in 2018 24th November after a long time and was invited by Ron MacLean. Also, he was Awarded Gemini Award for the best sportscaster and Brian Williams Media Award too.
What is the Net Worth and Salary of Dave Hodge?
Dave Hodge is one of the most popular TSN anchors who has made a successful career. He is a regular TSN anchor, Dave earns a decent amount of salary through the network. The Canadian sportscaster/anchor Hodge has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Currently, the reporter receives an annual salary of $200,000 from his successful reporting career with TSN.
Darren Dutchshyen is one of the highest-paid sportscasters of TSN. The salary range reported by professional sports broadcasters ranges starts $18,824 to $75,754 annually. Since wages vary with experience and knowledge in the range of hundreds of thousands of dollars. Further, he receives an added sum of money through his radio and TV guest appearances as a sports pundit too.
Who is Dave Hodge Wife?
Dave Hodge is a married man, but he has not yet revealed. Since it is mentioned in some of the social sites that he is a married man with children. There is also no further information regarding there first met and dating history.
As he is quite secretive in nature about his personal life. So we can’t say anything about his relationship and affairs. Dave always manages to stay away from the media. Likewise, the married couple is living a blessed full life with there children. There is no further information at the moment.
In his Twitter post, he mentioned his wife and wrote:
Many of you have asked if my wife will now urge me to stop obsessing about Doug Ford. She reluctantly admits she won’t bother because she knows I have Mike Pence waiting in the wings.
Dave Hodge’s Height and Weight
Dave Hodge stands at a height of 5 ft 11 ic with an average weight of 79 kg. Moreover, he has got a blue pair of eyes and white hair color. Regarding his other body measurement are unknown. Hodge is active only on Twitter account. He has more than 104k followers on his Twitter account. However, he is not active on Facebook and Instagram.
Facts of Dave Hodge
|Full Name||Dave Hodge|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
|Date Of Birth||1945|
|Age||0 years 0 months|
|Place Of Birth||Montreal, Quebec|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches|
|Education||York Mills Collegiate Institute|
|Dave Hodge Twitter|
|Awards||Gemini Award for the best sportscaster and Brian Williams Media Award too|