Gary Thorne


Birthday June 9, 1948

Birth Sign Gemini

Birthplace Maine

Age 75 years old

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Respected announcer who specializes in play-by-play for a variety of sports including hockey, baseball and college football. He has been the longtime voice of the "NHL" series of EA Sports video games.

Before Fame

He was a law student who graduated from Georgetown Law School in 1976.


He called every Stanley Cup victory from 1993 through 2004 with the exception of 1995.

Family Life

His son-in-law was an assistant hockey coach at the University of Vermont.

Associated With

His voice was featured in a Pepsi commercial which starred star MLB first baseman Joe Mauer.