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Is Don Cherry Trying To Get Fired?

from Steve Buffery of the Toronto Sun,

Six times during his five-minute show on Hockey Night in Canada, Coach’s Corner star Don Cherry griped about the lack of time for his segment, often with a pronounced scowl on his face. He even threw his arms up in frustration at one point.

One sports TV insider suggested that it was almost like Grapes wanted to get himself fired.

Since Rogers Sportsnet secured the rights to Hockey Night in Canada, Cherry’s segment has been cut from seven minutes to five, something Cherry was never happy about, which was obvious during his show on Saturday night. It’s likely any other broadcaster griping the way Cherry did would have been sanctioned or disciplined in some way.

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If you missed Coach's Corner on Saturday, watch it below...

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Video- Coach’s Corner Tonight

One of the main topics Don Cherry and Ron MacLean discussed was the play of Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames.

There are more topics too and in my opinion, this segment needs more time!

 

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Video- Coach’s Corner Tonight

More topics too, watch below...

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Video- Hockey Night In Canada Opening

No words needed tonight.

 

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Video- Hockey Night In Canada Montage

What do you think of the new look montage which played before the puck dropped last night?

 

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Video- Coach’s Corner Tonight

One of the topics Ron MacLean and Don Cherry discussed were the  goal nets.

Don Cherry said the net has become too top-heavy because they took 12 inches off of the back and that someone is going to get hurt the same way Mark Howe got impaled by the goalpost back in the day. 

A few other topics including a look at Tyler Toffoli of the LA Kings.

 

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Video- Coach’s Corner Tonight

Don Cherry and Ron MacLean in a five minute segment mostly discussed the Leafs and the lack of Canadians on their roster.

 

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Video- Hockey Night In Canada Opening

Not the type of montage we are used to, but very well done.

 

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Video- First Hockey Game Televised 62 Years Ago

The first 20 seconds or so of the video shows a few clips of the game...

 

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Video- Has The Game Really Changed?

Ward Cornell of Hockey Night In Canada with an interview of head coach Punch Imlach of the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1962.

If you closed your eyes, it could be 2014...

 

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