Sean Burke, Ken Daneyko and Ron Duguay Round Out Cast of CBC’s Battle of the Blades

The grace and athleticism of Canada’s most accomplished and decorated female figure skaters are set to join the star studded cast of CBC Television’s BATTLE OF THE BLADES, premiering in October. With a combined total of 17 Olympic and World Champion medals, Jamie Salé, Shae- Lynn Bourne, Isabelle Brasseur, Barbara Underhill, Marie-France Dubreuil, Christine Hough-Sweeney, Jodeyne Higgins and Kristina Lenko have reached the pinnacle of success in amateur and professional figure skating.  Now these elite athletes face their biggest challenge yet – making eight NHL hockey stars understand the nuances and skill of pairs skating.

In addition to these world class female figure skaters, NHL’ers Sean Burke, Ken Daneyko and Ron Duguay have been added to complete the men’s roster. They join previously announced Glenn Anderson, Tie Domi, Bob Probert, Craig Simpson and Stéphane Richer in a fierce competition of athleticism, drama and intrigue. Due to a recent injury, Lanny McDonald is unable to participate in the competition.

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Your Morning Music Breakdown

It’s Wednesday.  Based on our calendars for last year, it should be TV schedule day, but we’ve received no word from the NHL that it will be.  So who knows.

Anyway, we’ll try and keep you posted as much as humanly possible.  Don’t touch that dial.  I’d keep us bookmarked if I were you.

Let’s get going with today.  Everybody on the existential carousel.