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All the Gary Bettman interviews you can handle (and more?)

For those of you unfamiliar with the CBC outside of Hockey Night in Canada, Peter Mansbridge, host of The National, is kind of like Tom Brokaw and Walter Kronkite wrapped into one, an incredibly, incredibly respected broadcaster, and when he sits down with people on Canada's nightly newscast, it's a big deal.

Mansbridge sat down with NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Monday, and he did indeed confront the commissioner with the John Scott-David Clarkson scrap, the place of fighting and "the code," expansion and, well, probably some stuff they'll talk about on a later date...

Bettman also happened to speak on the CBC's Hockey Night in Canada radio show today...

And as Paul noted, he appeared on The Fan 590...

And if you're not in the mood for video, I uploaded the audio to my Soundcloud page:

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Hippy Dave's avatar

That would be 0, George.

Posted by Hippy Dave from Portland by way of Detroit on 10/01/13 at 01:15 AM ET

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Can we go back in time and prevent some of his interviews?  To suddenly have past interviews he’s done be stricken from my brain would be golden.  Trying to accomplish that with alcohol isn’t really an exact science, and God knows I’m no pharmacist.

Posted by Valek from Chicago on 10/01/13 at 02:01 AM ET

George Malik's avatar

All I can tell you is that Bettman sounds like he finally got his to-do list done:

1. Win lockout;

2. Sell Coyotes;

3. Sell Devils, Panthers;

4. Poop for the first time since 2006.

Posted by George Malik from South Lyon, MI on 10/01/13 at 02:53 AM ET

Hippy Dave's avatar

...and that poop will be the egg that hatches the next NHL commissioner.

Posted by Hippy Dave from Portland by way of Detroit on 10/02/13 at 12:02 PM ET

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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.

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