Puck the Media LIVEBLOG: Minnesota vs. Pittsburgh

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Puck the Media’s NHL Tournament of Announcers, Round 1, Match 4, Foster Hewitt Bracket: Pete Weber vs. Pat Foley







Welcome back!  Joe Beninati is your winner for match #3, and so far all three top seeds in the Hewitt bracket have advanced to round two.  Our next face-off is a Central Division showdown between (Non-Bowling) Pete Weber of the Nashville Predators and Pat Foley of the Chicago Blackhawks.  Voting ends at 5:30 PM tomorrow.  Enjoy! And visit the LIVEBLOG TONIGHT!


Live Blog: Pens-Wild, 7PM, VERSUS/TSN2 (UPDATE)

John Forslund, Darren Eliot and Bob Harwood have the call of this game from the Mellon Arena, and we want to warm up for our upcoming schedule of liveblogs (Which, by the way, we have some changes to announce to very soon, stay tuned).  Won’t you join us for 7:00 PM?

UPDATE: Check out the Liveblog Here

We Really Enjoy Talking to Gralian and Luongo

We made another appearance on “The Rink” podcast this week.  We sounded out-of-breath.  Mostly because we were walking around our campus searching for good reception.  We promise we’ll use Skype next time, James.

Check out the whole show here.  It’s a great episode.  Even if you took out the parts with us, we’d still listen.  And believe us, we tried to.

Once Again, TV Networks: No. More. In. Game. Interviews.

We’ll update it later this morning with the YouTube highlights of the game, but VERSUS once again showed off how one of the more useless TV innovations ever brought to televised hockey – the in-game interview – can ruin a great scoring play, and just flat-out confuse viewers.  Here’s a link to VERSUS’ Website where it’s “The Player” is showing it front and center, but after the jump, a sumnation of VERSUS reporter Chris Simpson’s chat with Peter Chiarelli as Michael Ryder scored Boston’s game-winner against Toronto, joined in progress…

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