Hockey Studio Analyst

NHL veteran Anson Carter makes his Olympic debut as a hockey studio analyst for NBC Sports’ coverage of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Carter will be joined in-studio by Olympic gold medalist and host Tessa Bonhomme and U.S. Olympic hockey player Erika Lawler, who won a silver medal with the U.S. women’s hockey team at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.

Carter serves as a studio analyst for NBC Sports Group’s NHL coverage on NHL Live and NHL Overtime, NBCSN’s NHL pre- and post-game shows. Since joining NBCSN in 2013, Carter has worked on NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the NHL regular season, Stanley Cup Playoffs and Stanley Cup Final. In addition, Carter serves as a game analyst on NBCSN’s Notre Dame Fighting Irish college hockey coverage.

Fast Facts

  • Making his Olympic debut with NBC Sports
  • 11-year NHL veteran from 1996-07; Played in 674 games, scoring 202 goals and adding 219 assists
  • Founded the record label Big Up Entertainment in 2005
  • Co-founder of the clothing line SOMB (Shirt Off My Back); Proceeds from sales go toward providing uniforms for underprivileged youth in Africa
  • A native of Toronto, Canada, Carter attended Michigan State University and currently resides in Atlanta, Ga.