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Penguins Podcast: A Great Day for Hockey Talk with John Buccigross

by Pittsburgh Penguins @penguins / Penguins Podcast

On this episode of 'A Great Day for Hockey Talk' Paul Steigerwald is joined by John Buccigross, the voice of college hockey on ESPN. He is funny, passionate, knowledgeable, opinionated, an excellent writer, and an engaging public speaker. John grew up following the Penguins, listening to games, and watching the local sports teams and sportscasters. At a young age, "Bucci " told his friends he would someday be on ESPN, and he made it.

Other highlights include:

  • His dreams to make it onto ESPN
  • How he was adopted by a couple from Boston and raised in Indiana, PA and Steubenville, OH
  • The way he's paved his way to where he is now
  • His career as a play-by-play announcer in college hockey

All episodes of A Great Day for Hockey Talk are available on SoundCloud, iTunes, and Google Play. 

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