We stopped in at the Canada Games Center. Here's one of two Olympic sized ice surfaces as one of several hockey clinics takes place.
The Master. Ron MacLean at work outside the Canada Games Center
Kamloops native Tim Kucharuk who works for Rush FM in Whitehorse in the newsroom. There's a few Blazer jerseys up here. Tim got into radio to do hockey play-by-play. He told me wanted to be the next "Kelly Moore"
Guy Charron signs some autographs after the hockey clinic
Our pre-game show hits the airwaves at 3:30pm at Radio NL 610 AM. It's also online at www.radionl.com and at www.cbcsports.ca and www.whl.ca
Guests over the broadcast will include former NHL coach Pat Quinn, Hockey Night in Canada's Ron Maclean, former NHL great Wendel Clark, both head coaches for today's game Guy Charron and Don Hay. Blazer players Bernhard Keil, Brendan Ranford and Thomas Frazee, WHL Commissioner Ron Robison, Blazers majority owner Tom Gaglardi and whoever else we can wrangle up at Takhini Arena.
Those watching the Leafs/Canadiens game tonight on CBC will be see highlights from the Blazers/Giants game. Coaches Corner will also be broadcast live during the 1st period of our game.
Should be a lot of fun... join us if you can.