S05 E03 – “Isolated friends” 3 – Television Technical Director
In this episode, Peter @Russian98 interviews Craig Kirk, a TV Switcher, and Production Coordinator. Craig has worked for NHL on Rogers, TSN, Sportsnet, and CBC. We talk Craig working in the TV business and his love for hockey having been to many Stanley Cup Finals, Outdoor games, and Penguins/Leafs games being a fan of both. For “Trending Now” Logan @Hogey99 joins peter again and they talk about Racism in Hockey, bringing up Akim Aliu’s story and the playoff structure with the number of games and re-seeding.
- Racism in hockey – Seguin, Toews, Ben Scrivens standing up. – New formation of a hockey diversity alliance group (Evander Kane, Akim Aliu, Trevor Daley, Matt Dumba, Wayne Simmonds, Chris Stewart, Joel Ward)
- Akim Aliu’s Player Tribune Article
It’s official if the NHL does come back, it’s 7 games series all throughout the playoffs, whereas just the play-in round will be 5 games. Teams will re-seed after every single round!
- Craig Kirk, a TV Switcher, and Production Co-ordinator.