John Gurtler

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Sportscaster (1964)
Tue Aug 25 2020
By   Manish Khanal

If you are used to watching national hockey matches, then John Gurtler must not be a new name. John is a well-known American Sportscaster. John is best known for working as the public address announcer for the Buffalo Bills.

John Gurtler was born as John Gurtler II in 1964 in Denver. John did not come from a reputed family. Neither rose to fame from early life so, not a single word about his parents and early life is known to the public. John earned a football scholarship to Western State College. He quit football after three days to pursue other campus activities, including acting.

Relationship Status of John Gurtler

John Gurtler is living a happy and married life along with his wife. John is married to his longtime girlfriend, Mary. They had been dating for sometime before tying their wedding knot. Nothing much about their first meeting is known to media.

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Image:Early life photo of John 
Source: Orchard Parkbee

John and Mary had a private wedding ceremony. Only a few members from both the families and some close friends attended the ceremony. The duo has been married for more than two decades. 

There have been no rumors of the couple separating anytime soon. The family of three is living a happy life.

Father of a Son

John and Mary are the proud father of a son. The duo welcomed a son, John M Gurtler III, soon after their wedding in 1990. The exact of his birth is not shared with the media.

In 2008, John was arrested along with his wife and teenage son after they allegedly hosted a large underage post-prom party at the family's Orchard Park home. They are accused of providing alcohol to people less than 21 years old.

The Gurtlers were allegedly found to be hosting a party attended by as many as 80 teenagers. Officers reported observing several kegs of beer and more than 150 open containers of alcoholic beverages at the scene. Numerous unopened boxes were seized as evidence, police said.

Net Worth And Earnings

John Gurtler has an estimated net worth of more than $1 Million. He has accumulated most of his net worth through his three decades of working as a sports commentator. Newy Scruggs is a famous American sportscaster, radio show host, and Emmy-Award winner with a net worth of more than $5 Million

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Image: John Gurtler at a commenting box
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John started his career as the radio play-by-play announcer for the Colorado Flames of the Central Hockey League and working as a sports director for KJCT in Grand Junction, Colorado, and weekend sports anchor KRDO-TV in Colorado Springs, Colorado. After gaining some experience, he moved to New York to become the play-by-play announcer for the Rochester Americans.

In 1989, he became the host of Sabres' television coverage. In December 1991, Gurtler became the team's television announcer after Ted Darling went on medical leave. He became the team's full-time play-by-play announcer the following season when Darling cannot return.

In 1997, John started working as a co-public address announcer for the Buffalo Bills. In 2016 he began teaching the new Play-By-Play Announcements course at Canisius College.

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