After 3,750+ Professional and Olympic hockey games, 100 different verbs used to describe a pass or shot, and 22 Stanley Cup Finals, the legendary Mike “Doc” Emrick has announced his retirement from broadcasting.
If the outpouring of well-wishes from NHL players, teams, fans, media members, and everyone in the hockey community is any indication, Doc has touched and shaped the lives of many and will be sorely missed.
From hockey players and fans around the world, we say thank you, Doc!
In honor of his retirement, here’s "Doc on Puck Movement" — most certainly not an exhaustive list — he’s shared with us all: from nhl
We sure do, Doc. Thank you for making it even better!#ThankYouDoc pic.twitter.com/vw3Pnvogjx— #ThankYouDoc (@NHLonNBCSports) October 20, 2020