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Train with Gary Roberts & Steven Stamkos

Gary Roberts. Usually when you come face-to-face with a glare like that, it means you done goofed, or you play for Ottawa. Now it could be because you’re training with him and Steven Stamkos. Wait what?!?! Oh, you heard me. Gary Roberts as in the man-beast who terrorized the league for parts of three decade….

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Making Highlights Happen

    Last night I wrote about some of the things we do at the NHL Network, and everyone seemed to enjoy it. Glad to see! As promised, I’m going to write about how we make highlight packs for hockey games. We’re going to look at two games from Monday night, specifically the Rangers-Leafs game,…

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Hockey TV & the Footage Fairy

Howdy hockey people. A while back, I wrote about how I make hockey highlight packs for Hockey Night in Canada, specifically for the web (cbcsports.ca). The feedback was largely positive, so I want to write about it again. On top on CBC, I’ve also recently taken a freelance position at the NHL Network. While there…

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Making Highlights at Hockey Night

Working for CBC Sports and Hockey Night in Canada has been a dream of mine ever since I was a kid. In October of the 2011-12 NHL season, this dream became a reality. My ticket into “the ceebs” was making highlight packs. I did that all throughout last season, and once the players and owners…

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Podcast Pilot

I’m excited to show you guys this new pilot project! We don’t have a name yet, but we’re going to be talking about sports over beer at Tallboys’ in downtown Toronto at 838 Bloor Street. For the first week, I sit down for a pop with Jeff Veillette aka Jeffler of Leafs Nation, and Thomas…

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KHL Highlights: Kovalchuk Staying?

Speculation is flying that Kovalchuk might stay in the KHL, Ryan O’Reilly is still playing until he signs a new deal with the Avalanche, and KHL President Medvedev is pretty much threatening war against the NHL. Ignore the KHL now? The fun might just be getting started. Enjoy!

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KHL: Ringing in 2013

   The KHL played its first hockey games of 2013 with a light, 3-game schedule. The playoff race is heating up big time. Enjoy!

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KHL: Goal of the Year Candidate

Not gonna lie to you – not a lot of huge names in these games. There. I was straight up. But there are some great highlights, including one goal I’d put in the conversation for goal of the year in the Ak Bars vs. Neftekhimik game. Enjoy!

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KHL: Grabo’s OT Heroics

Mikhail Grabovski scores a nice OT-winner, some wicked saves between Dynamo Moscow and Slovan, and more! If you have to watch just ONE game, watch SKA-Red Army. Great game. Enjoy!