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Thoughts With Rick Jeanneret

from Mike Harington of the Buffalo News,

Buffalo Sabres broadcaster Rick Jeanneret was removed from the KeyBank Center press box on a stretcher during the third period of the team's game Saturday night.

There was no immediate word on his condition.

Jeanneret, 76, was reportedly feeling light-headed on the air and stopped talking during the broadcast of the game against the Anaheim Ducks.

The broadcast continued with Rob Ray briefly calling play-by-play from between the benches before intermission host Brian Duff moved to the press box to continue to call the action.

continued

added 10:05pm, update below.

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Paul's avatar

John Vogl tweet,

“Still kicking.” - Rick Jeanneret in text this morning.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 12/23/18 at 08:01 AM ET

Mr. Fnytelhatt's avatar

This is some good Christmas news.

Posted by Mr. Fnytelhatt on 12/23/18 at 08:23 AM ET

bigfrog's avatar

Great news. grin

Posted by bigfrog on 12/23/18 at 06:22 PM ET

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