FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, document photo, Buffalo Sabres room of Fame course of 2012 inductee stack Jeanneret helps salute the crowd with fellow inductee Dale Hawerchuk prior to an NHL hockey game in between the Sabres and also the Winnipeg jet in Buffalo, N.Y. Sabres broadcaster Jeanneret to be taken out of the push box on a stretcher at an early stage in the third duration of one NHL hockey game in between the Sabres and Anaheim Ducks, Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018. It was unclear what occurred to the 76-year-old Jeanneret. He has actually been the team's play-by-play man since 1971 — the longest tenure through a single team in NHL history. (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)

By: Anthony Reyes
Posted at 12:10 PM, Oct 14, 2021

BUFFALO, N.Y. ( — legendary Buffalo Sabres announcer rick Jeanneret will speak to 20 regular season games as he closes out his hall-of-fame career.

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Jeanneret announced in august he would retire in ~ the finish of the 2021-2022 season.

He will start his final season through the Sabres residence opener against the Montreal Canadiens and also his "last call" will be the Sabres final constant season game on April 29 versus the Chicago Blackhawks. Listed below you can find a list of games he will certainly call.

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Thursday, October 14 vs. Montreal CanadiensSaturday, October 16 vs. Arizona CoyotesSaturday, November 13 vs. Toronto Maple LeafsWednesday, November 24 vs. Boston BruinsThursday, November 26 vs. Montreal CanadiensMonday, November 29 vs. Seattle KrakenFriday, December 10 vs. Brand-new York RangersMonday, December 27 vs. Brand-new York IslandersTuesday, January 11 vs. Tampa just LightningMonday, January 17 vs. Detroit Red WingsSaturday, January 22 vs. Philadelphia FlyersMonday, march 7 vs. Florida PanthersFriday, march 25 vs. Washington CapitalsWednesday, march 30 vs. Winnipeg JetsSunday, April 3 vs. Florida PanthersThursday, April 14 vs. St. Louis BluesSaturday, April 16 vs. Philadelphia FlyersWednesday, April 20 vs. Ottawa SenatorsSaturday, April 23 vs. New York IslandersFriday, April 29 vs. Chicago Blackhawks

According to the team Jeanneret is the NHL"s longest-tenured announcer. He began calling Sabres gamings on the radio in October 1971 and also joined the team"s TV broadcasts in 1995.

Dan Dunleavy will speak to the continuing to be 62 gamings on the schedule. Rob Ray will certainly return for his 10th season as the full-time color analyst.