Gordon worked for Madison Square Garden, CBS
PUTNAM VALLEY, N.Y. -- Longtime New York sports broadcaster Jim Gordon has died after a long illness. He was 76.
Gordon died Monday, a spokesman for the NHL said.
Gordon began his announcing career in Syracuse, N.Y., where he did pro basketball and broadcast the first hockey game he ever saw. He came to New York in 1954, filling in for Marty Glickman on basketball and working on Brooklyn Dodgers pregame and postgame shows.
In 1955, Gordon started working for Madison ...
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