Ken Daniels Biography
Ken Daniels is a Sports Journalist and Author who currently works as the play-by-play announcer for the Detroit Red Wings of the NHL on Bally Sports Detroit. Moreover, Ken joined the station during the 1997–98 NHL season teaming up with a color commentator named Mickey Redmond. Prior to that, Daniels spent twelve years as a sportscaster at CBC Sports.
Ken Daniels Career
Daniels works as the play-by-play announcer for the Detroit Red Wings of the NHL on Bally Sports Detroit. He joined the station during the 1997–98 NHL season teaming up with color commentator Mickey Redmond. His broadcasting career kicked off at Oshawa and then went to CJCL out of Toronto to serve as the political beat and general news in the year 1980. In addition, Ken was a play-by-play for Toronto Maple Leafs in 1988.
Moreover, Ken also became a regular announcer for Versus during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. In addition, the journalist is Big Ten Hockey as broadcast by Fox Sports Detroit as well as an occasional play-by-play announcer for NBC Sports on NHL games.
Daniels has previously spent 12 years as a sportscaster for CBC Sports. Moreover, Ken was first a reporter for Hockey Night in Canada and also play-by-play for HNIC, mostly for games in Western Canada in the year 1994.
He would frequently host CBC Sports Weekend and the Champ Car/Indy-car World Series. Ken also hosted the Formula One Grand Prix coverage and Toronto Blue Jays baseball. Additionally, he hosted the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta as well as the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. Moreover, he earned the Ty Tyson Award for Excellence as well as a regional Emmy Award in the year 2016.
Ken Daniels Education
Daniels went to high school before going to college. After graduating from college, Ken joined York University in Toronto, Canada where he studied and later graduated from.
Ken Daniels Age
The sports journalist was born in Toronto, Canada. However, his exact date, month, and year of birth have not yet been disclosed. Nonetheless, this information is still being looked at and will be updated once it is available.
Ken Daniels Height | Weight
The journalist is approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.74 meters) tall. Moreover, he has an average body weight judging from his pictures. However, his other body measurements including weight, eye color, and hair color are still being looked at and will be updated once they are availed.
Ken Daniels Family
Daniels was born to his parents and brought up in Toronto, Canada. However, he has not disclosed any information regarding his family despite being a media personality. There is no information currently regarding his brothers or sisters. Nonetheless, this information is still being looked at and will be updated once it is availed.
Ken Daniels Wife
Daniels has previously been married to a lady called Lisa Goldman. However, the pair got divorced after several years of being married.
Ken Daniels Children
Ken and his ex-wife Lisa are parents of two children named Jamie Daniels and Arlyn. His son Jamie battled his opioid addiction and got admitted to Florida for rehab in the year 2016. His addiction came after the painkillers he took after his wisdom teeth were pulled out. Daniels received news from the police that his son has died due to an overdose of heroin that had been laced with fentanyl, a synthetic according to an autopsy report and death certificate.
Ken Daniels Net worth | Salary
The sports journalist has made quite a good amount of wealth from his broadcasting career for the years he has served. In addition, his primary source of income is his journalism career. He stands at a net worth that is approximated to be between $1 Million – $5 Million. Moreover, his salary is estimated to be between $50,000 – $120,000 per annum.
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