John Buccigross Biography
John Buccigross is an American anchor who is currently working at ESPN. He serves as the co-host of the weeknight SportsCenter newscast at 11 am alongside John Anderson and Michael Eaves. In addition, he joined the ESPN news team in 1996 as an anchor of ESPNEWS.
Furthermore, he joined the NHL talent team as a play-by-play commentator for select NHL games prior to hosting The Point which is a weekly hockey-focused studio show on ESPN2. From 1998 to 2004, he was the primary host of NHL 2Night, ESPN2’s 30-minute program dedicated to hockey highlights and news.
As of the moment, he is the play-by-play voice of the NCAA Hockey Championship (Frozen Four). On a number of occasions, he fills in as the host of the nightly hockey highlights program In the Crease on ESPN+. Furthermore, he previously worked at WPRI-TV in Providence, Rhode Island. In addition, he joined the WPRI news team in 1994 as the station’s weekend sports anchor and later became a weekday anchor.
Furthermore, from 1989 to 1994, he worked at a local news network, Cape 11 News, in Massachusetts. He is also the author of ” Jonesy: Put Your Head Down and Skate: The Improbable Career of Keith Jones.” Buccigross is a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania native and attended Heidelberg University where he graduated proudly with a degree in communications/theater arts.
John Buccigross Age
Buccigross was born on January 27, 1965, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. He is 58 years old as of 2023, and he celebrates his birthday on the 27th of January every year.
John Buccigross Height and Weight
Buccigross stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 78kgs.
John Buccigross Family
Buccigross’ father is known as Edward Buccigross while his mother is known as Mary Donovan. However, he has not disclosed the names of his siblings thus, this information will be updated when available.
John Buccigross Wife and Children
Buccigross was previously married to Melissa Buccigross who happens to be an Italian journalist. They tied the knot on September 11, 1991, but later in March 2017, they divorced. However, he has not disclosed any information on whether he is currently in a relationship. In addition, while he was with his ex-wife, they were blessed with three children; a daughter known as Malorie born in 1992, and two sons known as, Brett and Jack.
John Buccigross Net Worth
Buccigross has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which he has earned through his career as a sports anchor.
John Buccigross Salary
Buccigross earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
John Buccigross Social Media Platform
Buccigross is very active on his Twitter, and Instagram pages. He has 339k followers on Twitter, 14k followers on Instagram.