Detroit Red Wings Announcer
- NHL play-by-play broadcaster for the Detroit Red Wings
- Michigan Emmy Award Winner
- Ty Tyson Award for Excellence in Sports Broadcasting recipient
- Former sportscaster for CBC
- Has covered major sporting events including the 1988 and 1996 Olympic Games
Ken Daniels is a NHL play-by-play broadcaster for the Detroit Red Wings. He has been commentating games for 17 seasons for the Fox Sports Detroit network and has won impressive awards including a Michigan Emmy Award and the Ty Tyson Award for Excellence in Sports Broadcasting. Ken is also a former sportscaster for CBC, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, and covered major sporting events including the 1988 and 1996 Olympic Games.
Ken grew up in Canada and attended York University in Toronto. After his collegiate years, he worked for Canada's radio station, CJCL. After originally covering general news, Ken became a broadcaster for the company's new sports station, The Fan . This became the first all-sports radio station in all of Canada. He later went on the work at CBC where he continued to focus on sports.
In 1997, after leaving CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada, Ken joined the Red Wings as their television play-by-play voice. Having officiated the sport since he was eleven years old, Ken was already very knowledgeable about hockey. During the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Ken was impressively chosen as an announcer on the network Versus, and then on NBC.
Video Message$99Get a Personal Video Greeting from Ken Daniels! He will record a birthday or congratulatory greeting, surprise message for your event, or a client and employee motivational message. You can even save and share the recording afterwards!
NOTE: This request will take 5 business days to process. Your credit card will be charged automatically once the video has been recorded by the Pro.
Lunch or Dinner$1,000Ken will join you and your small group of up to 10 people at lunch or dinner. Ken will share stories from his career. Note: for larger parties, please see appearance fee below.
Fantasy Draft$1,000Surprise your hockey buddies by inviting Ken to a live fantasy draft! (Up to 2 hours)
Pick-up Game$1,000Make your next pick-‐up game unforgettable by inviting Ken to join.
Game Watch$1,000Have Ken join you at your next NHL game watch. Get the Detroit Red Wings announcer to join you and your group at your private location to get his insights on the game.
Round of Golf$1,500Ken will complete your foursome for a round of golf. He'll be the perfect fourth for your Sunday outing, and will spice up the round with tales from his time in the pros. (Up to 5 hours)
Celebrations$1,500Invite Ken to join you and your guests at your birthday, bar/bat mitzvah, wedding, or anniversary party! He'll be sure to be entertaining company.
Q&A$1,500Ken will share his story to up to 20 people. Your small group of friends, students, coworkers, or event attendees will be inspired by Ken’s path to success.
Appearance$2,000Hire Ken Daniels to make an appearance at your next event! Ken Daniels’s appearance will be the perfect way to promote your business or organization. (Up to 60 minutes). Autograph show pricing may vary.
* Booking this talent outside of the booking region may result in additional costs. Thuzio Pros are subject to availability.
Sport Hockey Team
- Detroit Red Wings (1997-present)
Position Broadcaster College York University