John Saunders

John Saunders' Death

Born (Birthday) February 2, 1955

Death Date August 10, 2016

Age of Death 61 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States

Profession Sportscaster

The sportscaster John Saunders died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Play-by-play man who covered games for ESPN and NBA on ABC.

He played hockey at Western Michigan University.

He was nominated for a Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality.

Personal Life

He had a brother named Bernie Saunders and he raised his children with his wife in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.

He hosted SportsCenter during the 2008 NFL season with sportscaster Chris Berman.

How did John Saunders die?

Bacon, who co-authored Saunders’s autobiography, stated in the book that the coroner found that Saunders died from a combination of an enlarged heart, complications from his diabetes, and dysautonomia, a condition that affects the part of the nervous system which regulates breathing, blood pressure and heart rate.