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Foster Hewitt obituary

"He shoots, he scores!" With those words, legendary hockey broadcaster Foster Hewitt united Canada each Saturday night. From his inauspicious first broadcast (shouting into a telephone from a foggy glass booth in 1923) to the momentous Summit Series of 1972 and beyond, Hewitt was Canada's voice of hockey for half a century.

The broadcasting legend dies at age 82.
Medium: Television
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: April 21, 1985
Guest(s):
Reporter: Terry Walker
Duration: 2:31

Last updated: January 11, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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