Mike “Doc” Emrick, lead NHL broadcaster for NBC Sports and Foster Hewitt Memorial Award winner, joins the show! We discussed the NHL’s decision to suspend the season due to COVID-19, and what it means for the sport moving forward. We also broke down the Blackhawks’ wild card chances, and recounted the team’s dynastic run of three Stanley Cup victories in six years. Later in the show, Doc reflects on his legendary forty-plus year career in broadcasting, explains the inspiration behind his well-known hockey terminology, and shares a story about the time he called a Pittsburgh Pirates game! Enjoy today’s interview with a Hall of Fame broadcaster, and long-time voice of the NHL on TV!
Tue Mar 24 , 2020