Gary Tanguay Biography
Gary Tanguay is a sports reporter, anchor, and actor working as a co-host on NBC Sports Boston. In addition, he is an author and has so far written for various publications. He was hosting Sports Hub until 2021 when he was fired. Where is Gary now you ask? Let’s meet right here for more about him.
Gary Tanguay Age
Tanguay was born on the 25th of May 1964 in Rumford, Maine. He is 58 years old as of 2022.
Gary Tanguay Height
Tanguay stands at a height of 1.71m, and his weight is 72kg.
Gary Tanguay Family
Tanguay has one sibling, a sister called Marie, his mother, Bertha passed on in 2000 but his father lives in Gary’s hometown. More information about his parents and siblings will soon be updated.
Gary Tanguay Wife
Tanguay is happily married to Randi, the two tied the knot in 1998, Gary’s wife is 9 years than him but she is so mature and also awesome. This couple has been blessed with three children. Two daughters and one son, the son is called Van, he is such a good athlete and he loves lacrosse and basketball besides XBOX. One of their daughters is called August and is actually the third born.
Gary Tanguay Illness
Tanguay, who has been working for a long time in Boston sports as a media personality and has been at NBC Sports Boston for 18 years, revealed that he has been battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in an optimistic and wry tone in a 48-second clip posted in Twitter in 2021. In the clip, Gary assured his fans with his golden voice that he was getting great care from the family and the medics.
Further, he explained that this was causing his hair loss. He also insisted to his fans that when they see him on NBC Sports Boston TV next time, the disease will be completely gone. Gary had been a frequent guest on the WBLM Morning Show with the Captain and Celeste doing Patriots reports on Fridays for a few years. At this time he was the host of Pats Preview on the New England Patriots Radio Network. Also, when he was on with the Captain and Celeste, he often proudly mentioned that he was born in Rumford and grew up rocking with the Blimp.
Gary Tanguay Career / Sports Hub
Tanguay was unceremoniously fired from CBS, the managers of CBS were unhappy with the show’s ratings and Tanguay’s “connection with the audience.” In 2021 therefore, Gary’s seat was given to Andy Gresh. Sports Hub program director Mike Thomas said that the ratings for “Tanguay and Zo” was not performing well and thus blamed Gary for it hence firing him.
However, a rumor from inside the station ha dit that Gary was called into the boss’s office post-show where he was told that the CBS bosses were not happy with the show saying that there was no connection with the audience. Therefore, they told him to take a five-month paid hiatus from radio, but management said he could stick around just in case. However, Tanguay rejected the offer, though insiders seemed to say that Gar seemed like he would still remain with the CBS Radio Group.
Gary Tanguay Salary
Tanguay’s estimated salary is $400, 000 annually.
Gary Tanguay’s Net Worth
He has an Estimated Net worth of $11 Million. Most of his wealth is garnered from his Journalist Career.