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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Au revoir, Doc

Emmy winner Doc Emrick has left the Devils to concentrate solely on his national work. 

He announced the departure in a heartfelt letter on the Devils' website:
http://devils.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=569804

Doc's departure ends a 16 year run in which Doc, Howie and Sam served as their respective team's TV play-by-play voice. 

His replacement will have huge shoes to fill in "New Joisey".
 
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since 1982. Visit my blog: forever1940.blogspot.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick

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