Sn 10 Ep 14: Owen Newkirk, Jim Byers, Mike Peck & Billy Gardner


Four Radio & TV Broadcaster's from the AHL's Western Conference makes up this week's guest list

Four Radio & TV Broadcaster’s from the AHL’s Western Conference makes up this week’s guest list

This week on the Power Play Post Show, it’s a West Conference Broadcasters Special as all four guests this week are four of the best broadcasters in the league and broadcast games in the West Conference of the American Hockey League. Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff start this week’s show off with a look into the American Hockey League’s news & notes from around the league, Bob’s thoughts on the Frozen Frontier game featuring the Rochester Americans vs the Lake Erie Monsters from last Friday plus the two hosts have a little fun with special Christmas topics sprinkled throughout the opening segment.

The Power Play Post Show‘s Hosts Bob & Megan want to wish all of our fans the greatest Christmas holiday this up coming week.

Our very special West Conference guest list:

  • Owen Newkirk – Texas Stars – Radio Broadcaster – On Twitter: @OwenNewkirk – Owen joined the show this week to talk about the excellent start for the Texas Stars top point producers Travis Morin & Colton Sceviour, how the team has been playing so far this season and about the six game winning streak. (Note: when we recorded the interview the Stars were on a 5 game winning streak)
  • Jim Byers – Oklahoma City Barons – Radio Broadcaster – On Twitter: @jim_the_lip – Jim joined the show to talk with Host Bob about amount of goaltenders the Oklahoma City Barons have used this season, the play and status of the Linus Omark plus what it will take for the Barons to get into the playoffs with better play.
  • Mike Peck – Rockford IceHogs – Radio Broadcaster – @MikePeck14 – The Voice of the Rockford IceHogs came on the PPPShow this week to talk about Allen York playing with the IceHogs, defenseman Adam Clendening leading the team in points, how all the rookies are contributing to the team and Mike’s thoughts on broadcast booth’s around the West Conference.
  • Billy Gardner – Chicago Wolves – TV Color Analyst – One of the PPPShow’s best friends to come on, Billy rounded out our West Conference Broadcast Special to talk about the Chicago Wolves inconsistent play this season even with the return of Head Coach John Anderson, about the play of Corey Locke, Mark Mancari and Kieth Aucoin and how the Wolves integrate Blues prospects with players hired by the Wolves ownership.

All this and much more on the latest edition of the Power Play Post Show.

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Bob Howard

About Bob Howard

Owner/Host of the Power Play Post Show for 10 + years. Credentialed media member in Binghamton with the B-Sens. I have also done color commentary on the B-Sens & Manchester Monarchs radio broadcasts.

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