Kukla's Korner Hockey
Don Cherry on Coach’s Corner today points out a few issues he has with both Ovechkin and Semin, talks Mike Smith and the Yotes/Preds game last night and Canadian players in the playoffs.
Those two topics are the highlights of Coach’s Corner tonight.
Don Cherry says just drop the puck. Also discusses Mike Smith, Daniel Alfredsson and the Rangers among other topics.
Ron and Don touch on numerous subjects, all playoff related.
Sorry for being late with this, just plain forgot.
I’ll let the HNIC boys do the wrap-up for the games on Sunday.
Coach’s Corner with Don Cherry and Ron MacLean talk Spezza not shooting, Raffi Torres and a few other topics.
from Jamie Sturgeon of the Financial Post,
It is perhaps a foregone conclusion to many in the industry but not Kirstine Stewart.
The chief of the CBC’s English services said this week she has every intention of bringing back the National Hockey League to the public broadcaster when the current contract with the league comes due two years from now.
“We’re going to,” the executive said forcefully during a panel discussion Thursday with the heads of the country’s networks. “That’s our plan.”
But it’s perhaps a brave face and false hope given her opponents. Both Rogers Communications Inc. and CTV— now Bell Media — were already formidable foes before BCE Inc. bet on TV content to fuel its telecom businesses and acquired the network and specialty-channel operator, a strategy that has raised the stakes for all.
On Coach’s Corner tonight, the main topic was the Raffi Torres hit on Marian Hossa.
added 11:00pm, For those of you without a North American IP, you can watch Coach’s Corner below…
I have no doubt Don Cherry will continue his holy crusade to keep hockey what it was when he was a coach. The fact that it was 30 years ago and things have changed enormously since then doesn’t matter. He’s a man stuck in the past and he’s not above oversimplifying or even falsifying things if it suits his purposes. He’s not about to speak against the kind of hockey that has made him a household name and a hugely wealthy man.
-Stu Hackel at Hockey Inside/Out on Don Cherry, where you can read more about Don Cherry.
What would the Flames receive in return for Iginla? That and a few more topics were discussed tonight on the Hotstove.
About Kukla's Korner Hockey
Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.
From breaking news to in-depth stories around the league, KK Hockey is updated with fresh stories all day long and will bring you the latest news as quickly as possible.
Email Paul anytime at email@example.com