David Amber

PSR 22 Jan,2019

Facts of David Amber

Full Name
David Amber
Birth Name
David Amber
Famous Name
David Amber
Jeannine Amber
No. of Twitter Followers


Career & Net worth

$36,000 dollars
Net Worth
$600,000 dollars
Famous for
anchoring and reporting
Currently Club
Career Earnings
$600,000 dollars
Started career as

David Amber is a famous sportscaster currently working for Sportsnet. Known for his appearance on Hockey Night in Canada, David Amber has been working for the show since 2016. He is best known for his time hosting NHL On the Fly on the NHL Network. Further, he had been an anchor and reporter for ESPN and its family of networks.

David Amber reportedly earns hundreds of thousands of dollars as his yearly salary from the network, and as of 2021, he reportedly has an estimated net worth of over $1 Million. He is currently married to his wife whose name hasn't been disclosed and has 2 children with her. 

David Amber's Net Worth and Salary In 2023

David Amber boasts an estimated net worth of $1 million, largely attributable to his role at ESPN. Renowned for his hosting and reporting within the network's NHL coverage, Amber's exact salary figures remain undisclosed, but it is presumed to fall within the six-figure range. Additionally, he likely garners supplementary income through his involvement with other ESPN properties, including SportsCenter and First Take.

Canadian sportscaster David Amber SOURCE: Alchetron

As Sportsnet is a popular Sports Network, it is well known for paying a heavy amount of salary to its sportscasters. As David Amber is a regular Sportsnet anchor, he earns a decent amount of salary from the network.

The Canadian sportscaster/anchor David Amber receives an annual salary of six figures from his successful reporting career with Sportsnet.

Other than being a famous anchor, David Amber is pretty famous on social media. He has 20.9k followers on Twitter.

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David Amber's Wife: His Married History

David Amber is a man of a secret. He has shared less to no information about his love life. According to the source, he is married and blessed with two children with his spouse. But, he has not disclosed any information about his family, not even their names. 

Also, there are records of his past affairs or girlfriend. 

Recent Update about David Amber

David Amber holds a prominent role as a host and reporter at Sportsnet, making him a recognizable figure in the world of sports broadcasting. His distinguished career includes notable positions such as hosting NHL On the Fly on the NHL Network and serving as the anchor for programs like Gate 5 Live, Raptors Pregame, and Raptors Post Up on NBA TV Canada.

Beyond his work in Canada, Amber has also lent his talents to ESPN and its affiliated networks, further expanding his influence in the field. In a recent YouTube interview, David Amber engaged in discussions encompassing various facets of sports, including insights into the Stanley Cup Playoffs and emerging talent like Connor Bedard.

Furthermore, he was featured in an article on The Athletic, where he candidly addressed 20 questions about his career, memorable post-Cup interviews with players like Nazem Kadri, the collectible allure of Wayne Gretzky rookie cards, and more. Amber's dynamic presence recently extended to an exclusive YouTube show, highlighting his continued involvement and impact within the sports media landscape.

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David Amber Professional Career

Amber worked as a reporter and anchor for TSN in Toronto (1997–2002). At TSN, he reported from two Olympic Games, and several World Series, Stanley Cup Finals, and NBA Finals. From 1999–2001 he was further a courtside reporter for TSN's broadcasts of Toronto Raptors games.

Amber worked on ESPN networks since 2002 and was based in Toronto, contributing to SportsCenter, Outside the Lines, Baseball Tonight, and College GameDay.

He started his job as a reporter in 2006 and has provided coverage from the NBA Finals, MLB postseason, and other major events, as well as served as a sideline reporter for NCAA football and the World Baseball Classic.

He further joined ESPN as an ESPNEWS anchor in 2002, also anchoring Outside the Lines, NHL2Night, and NCAA basketball.

Canadian sportscaster David Amber along with fellow sportscaster SOURCE: Sportsnet

Amber joined NHL Network before the start of the 2010-11 NHL season as host of NHL Tonight and joined the Hockey Night in Canada team at the start of the 2011-12 NHL season.

After Rogers Media secured a 12-year, $5.2 billion deal for the exclusive national NHL rights at the start of the 2014-15 season, Amber joined Sportsnet to work as a reporter for their coverage. In 2016, he began working as the studio host of the late game of Hockey Night in Canada.

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David Amber's Early Life and Educational History

David Amber was born in Toronto, Ontario. He holds a Canadian nationality. Further, David Amber grew up with his sister Jeannine Amber. David Amber joined McGill University and acquired his Bachelor's degree in North American Studies. He further acquired his Master's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University in 1995.

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