Our People

Jason Shaver
Play-By-Play Announcer


Jason Shaver has served as the voice of the Wolves for the last 10 seasons after being named the team’s play-by-play announcer in August 2008. Prior to joining the organization, the 45-year-old Shaver served as the director of broadcasting for the American Hockey League’s Houston Aeros during the 2007-08 season and worked as the director of corporate sales and broadcasting for the AHL’s Iowa Stars during the 2005-06 and 2006-07 seasons.

The Apple Valley. Minnesota, native is the third generation of hockey broadcasters in his family. His father, Wally Shaver, has been the voice of the University of Minnesota hockey team since 2001 while his grandfather, Al Shaver, a 1993 Hockey Hall of Fame inductee, was the radio voice of the Minnesota North Stars for 26 seasons.

Prior to his AHL career, Shaver spent two seasons as the play-by-play announcer for the ECHL’s Texas Wildcatters. The former college hockey player began his broadcasting career with stints as the radio announcer for the United States Hockey League’s Waterloo Black Hawks and Northwoods Baseball League’s Waterloo Bucks.

Shaver and his wife, Karin, reside in Chicago.

NEWSSTAND

Wolves unveil schedule for 25th anniversary season

The Chicago Wolves enter their 25th anniversary season with four league championships, six conference titles, nine division crowns and more ...

MORE

Wolves reveal foe for 25th anniversary season home opener

When the Chicago Wolves host the home opener of their 25th anniversary season at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13 at Allstate Arena, they’ll fa...

MORE
Chicago Wolves vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

Where are They Now: Player Tracker

The place to find the latest Chicago Wolves-related personnel transactions for players rostered during the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons....

MORE

Dansk re-signs with Vegas

The Vegas Golden Knights announced Friday that goaltender Oscar Dansk has signed a two-year contract to stay with the organization....

MORE
Oscar Dansk

Wendell Young wins AHL’s Thomas Ebright Award

Thank American Hockey League president and CEO David Andrews announced Thursday that Chicago Wolves general manager Wendell Young has been s...

MORE