The 2016 Off Season has Begun!
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 we'll have time to touch on some current events.
Segment 2: Hockey Canada has assembled their camp rosters for both the U18 Ivan Hlinka tournament and the summer U20 World Juniors. Today we will take a closer look at the goaltenders vying for a roster spot with the help of Freddie Brathwaite of Hockey Canada.
Segment 3: Next, we'll check in with the London Knights to see how their championship off season has been going. Players in and out, new import picks of note and a new GM too. Broadcaster Mike Stubbs will be our guests to bring us up to speed.
Segment 4: The Swift Current Broncos have found their new head coach in St.Albert, AB product Emanuel Viveiros. The new bench boss was on TSN 1260 a couple of days ago speaking with Jason Gregor, a conversation which we will revisit on our show.
Segment 5: We take a look at the Ivan Hlinka tournament roster for the United States with the help of Jeff Cox from SB Nation. Which American players should we expect big things out of in the Czech Republic and over the course of this season leading up to the 2017 NHL Draft?
Segment 6: And finally, we continue our 2016-17 WHL team previews with the team that finished atop the regular season standings this past season; the Victoria Royals. We will chat with playcaller Marlon Martens about the team leading into camp this coming year.