This week on the Power Play Post Show, Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff bring a lot of exciting news and notes from around the American Hockey League. Bob and Megan discuss first the PPPshow’s trip to Utica, NY last Friday as the show took in the Comets game vs the Bridgeport Soundtigers and discuss their thoughts on the improvements made to the Utica Memorial Auditorium and the atmosphere in one of the AHL’s oldest arenas. The two host also talk about the Frozen Frontier game that Bob will be attending to cover for the show and announce the Two Top Player Standouts from last week.
- Rob Kopacz – Vice President of Business Operations – Rochester Americans – Rob joined Bob on the show to talk about the planning and the excitement of Friday’s outdoor game as the Rochester Americans host the Lake Erie Monsters and all the Frozen Frontier events taking place throughout the week long event from Frontier Field in Rochester.
- Mark Caswell Jr. – Director of Communications – Utica Comets – On Twitter: @MarkCaswellJ – The Utica native talks about the return of the Comets name to Utica, coming to work in his hometown after working for ESPN, plans for the team and the arena in the future and how important this venture is for the city and the Utica Comets.
- Chris Roy – Beat-writer – Main Hockey Journal – On Twitter: @Chris_MHJ – Chris makes his return to the show to talk about the state of the Portland Pirates, the announcement of Ron Cain as majority owner of the Pirates, the effects on the hockey community/players/fans with the team playing in Lewiston and what could be the timeline for an agreement between the Trustees and the Pirates on a lease agreement.
All this and much more on the latest edition of the Power Play Post Show.
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