On this edition of the In The Corners Podcast with C.C. Hawkley…Mark Grainda is back again! The Sin Bin’s Gear Guru and Indy Fuel correspondent returns to the show for yet another round of ECHL (and, of course, logo and uniform) discussion!
Mark spoke on the Indy Fuel on their Central Division position a quarter-way through the season…
- Handling Toledo and Kalamazoo losses, losing to Cincy
- The ability of Indy to bounce back
- A professional landmark for Zach Miskovic
- Josh Shalla currently leads the team in scoring
C.C. talks about on Idaho earnin’ those points against Rapid City…
- Two shutouts on the road against a rough and tumble Rush
- Mitch Moroz returning after almost a full year out of action
- Kale Kessy does everything!
NHL: Philadelphia Flyers fire Ron Hextall…is Head Coach Dave Hakstol next to go?
Theme of the Night: Goaltenders!
- Nick Neidert, EBUG for Reading, gets a convincing victory over Adirondack (saying he’s a journeyman is an understatement)
- Joe Cannata backstops Utah to three straight victories while makin’ the donuts
- Tomas Sholl dusts off the shutout magic from last season for Idaho
Reading’s Dan Milan shoots puck at opposing bench, suspended indefinitely awaiting hearing
Newfoundland’s HC Ryane Clowe has stepped away from the team indefinitely due to medical reasons; conjecture is that it is due to his post-concussion symptoms.
Last call with some uniforms and logo talk for the Gear Guru!
- Kelowna Rockets (WHL) versus San Antonio Dragons (IHL)…hmmm…
- Random Mentions: The Iowa Chops (AHL) and Rocket City Trash Pandas (MiLB)
- Colorado Springs Sky Sox rebranded to Rocky Mountain Vibes last Monday
- Throwbacks: Winnipeg (Winter Classics or Baby Blues?) and Carolina goes Hartford
- Best NHL third jerseys this year?
- Brampton has upped their jersey game with killer Remembrance Day and Harry Potter themed jerseys
- Frustrations with Marvel jerseys
PROGRAMMING NOTE: Chris Ballard (@GrowlersBallard), Director of Broadcasting and Media Director for the Newfoundland Growlers, will be on In The Corners next week (December 3) at a time to be announced.