Buffalo Sabres is mourning the passing of legendary broadcaster Rick Jeanneret. It is from the bottom of our hearts that legendary announcer for Buffalo Sabres, Rick Jeanneret is no more between us. As per the reports, the legendary broadcaster passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2023. The demise of Rick Jeanneret came as a huge blow to the NHL, his distinctive voice will be remembered by fans. Rick Jeanneret’s signature calls will live on in the fans forever. Following Rick Jeanneret’s saddening demise, social media has been flooded with condolences and tributes. However, some are seeking details of Rick Jeanneret’s cause of death. You are asked to stick with this page and go through the article till the end. Drag down the page and take a look below.
Rick Jeanneret’s cause of death explored
Reports have suggested that the legendary broadcaster Rick Jeanneret died at the age of 81. Did you know Rick Jeanneret was the longest-serving broadcaster of the Buffalo Sabres when he took retirement last year? Last season, the broadcaster announced his retirement. He had been calling games for Buffalo Sabres since 1971. Therefore he was inducted into the Hall of Fame of Sabres, the Hockey Hall of Fame, the Buffalo Broadcasters Hall of Fame, the Township of Terrace Bay, the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame, and an honorary member of the Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame. Swipe down the page and read more details.
Terry Pegula, the owner of the Buffalo Sabres said, “Rick was indeed a very special and very loved man, to and by all, who knew him and listened to him, his magic, and his command. How glad I am to have known him. How lucky were we all to have been around him and to have listened to him.” He extended his condolences to his family and friends of Rick before saying “Rick Jeanneret’s mark on Sabres history extends far beyond the broadcast booth and we will miss him dearly.”
Many are seeking details of his cause of death, but the actual reason behind his demise still remains unknown. However, it can be concluded that Rick passed away due to age-related ailments. He was 81 which means he had been struggling with several health complexities. He was born in 1942. At this time, we send all of our love to his family, friends, and the whole Sabres community. Rest in peace, RJ. Stay tuned to this website for more details and further updates.