Playoff Season Continues on TPS!
The Pipeline Show is now well into our 11th season on the air at TSN 1260 Edmonton. Be with us all season long as we cover the regular seasonin CHL, CJHL, USHL and the NCAA plus the World Junior Championship, Frozen Four, and the NHL Draft.
Segment 1: Guy Flaming and Dean Millard, along with Taylor Medak, will spend the first segment setting up the rest of the show. The Question of the Night leads us off and on Saturdays there will also be the Friday Night CHL Playoff Recap.
Segment 2: The WHL final begins on Friday night as the Brandon Wheat Kings welcome the Seattle Thunderbirds. Tonight we'll speak with the General Manager of the T-Birds, Russ Farwell, to get his perspective on the mach up. Also, the WHL Bantam Draft is on Thursday.
Segment 3: The head coach for the United States entry into the 2017 World Junior Championship has been named. It's Bob Motzko, the bench boss of the St. Cloud State Huskies. We'll speak with Bob about this past season for SCSU and look ahead to the 2017 WJC too.
Segment 4: Our HockeyProspect.com guest tonight will be Russ Bitely and he's bringing reports on a solid list of players for the 2016 NHL Draft. Tonight we will talk about Olli Juolevi, Max Jones, Matt Tkachuk, Charlie McAvoy, Clayton Keller and Adam Fox.
Segment 5: The 2016 Draft Spotlight tonight will feature one of the top ranked players in the Class of 2016; Logan Brown of the Windsor Spitfires. The 6'6 center also played for USA at the recent World U18s in Grand Forks. He's considered by every a 1st round talent and Craig Button has him in his top 5!.
Segment 6: Finally, "Inside the AJHL" wraps up the show as Taylor Medak will get a Western Canada Cup update from the voice of the AJHL champion Brooks Bandits; Tyler King.