On this big edition of the Power Play Post Show, Hosts Bob Howard and Jason Wilcox break down the American Hockey League standings, discuss announcement of Global Spectrum winning the bid to manage the XL Center where the CT Whale currently play and talk in depth about the trade sending Boston Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas to the New York Islanders for a conditional draft pick.
Bob welcomes back to the Power Play Post Show from the Oklahoma City Barons the radio play-by-play broadcaster, Jim Byers. Jim talks with Bob about the amount of NHL talent that played with the Barons this season during the lockout, why the team didn’t necessarily click at first, how the defense has not played as well as last season and about the remaining players on the team and what it will take for this team to be playing at an elite level.
Next on this week’s show from the Houston Chronicle covering the Houston Aeros is Heather Galindo. Heather talks about the transition from blogger to beat-writer, how the Aeros have played before and after the lockout ended and Bob and Heather share their common like for former Aero/B-Sen Barry Brust.
Alex Ackerman, author of Chairman How’s Glorious Army was Bob’s next guest on the show. Alex and Bob discussed the Syracuse Crunch team, how their was just a small impact on the team after the lockout ended however the team has struggled to win and the two discuss the growing rivalry between the Crunch and the Binghamton Senators.
Last but certainly not least on this week’s edition of the Power Play Post Show, Bob welcomes back to the show from the Saratogian, covering the Adirondack Phantoms is Michael Cignoli. Michael discusses the teams woes with the NHL players down with the team and with the players back up playing with the Philadelphia Flyers. Michael also helped breakdown what happened after the Phantoms/Senators game from Wednesday night up in Glens Falls, this is a story you have to hear to believe.
All this and much more on the latest edition of the Power Play Post Show.
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