Here on the Robert Wuhl Show, we’re on the side of The Working Man. The Working Man Works for a living. Hard Work is Hard. When Hard Work is completed, sometimes it’s nice to reward oneself for the Hard Work by treating oneself – and perhaps some mates – to an NHL game.
The Working Man, because he Works – unlike bankers, sportswriters, and media consultants – has a thirst that must be quenched. Beer is a fine choice, especially when attending a hockey game.
Tim Thomas did not allow a goal, and Boston won Game 7 on the road in Vancouver to capture the Stanley Cup. Boston once again is home to a championship team, where all four of the major sport franchises have captured world championships in the past decade.
Jeremy Roenick scored 513 goals in 18 seasons as an NHL player. He’s now a hockey analyst for NBC Sports and Versus. Jeremy joined Robert in Hour 1 to talk about this year’s ongoing Stanley Cup Playoffs. Click through for a podcast.
The NHL is not as popular as the NFL. Nowhere close. However, the NHL is extremely good sports television during the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Even the casual fan can appreciate the precise and explosive brutality employed in the video above.