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 semi-finals are wrapping up in the QMJHL. Shawinigan is through to the final but are awaiting the winner between Routn-Noranda and Moncton. Nolan Reid of The Q-News will be our guest to bring us up to date on the playoffs.
Segment 3: The first of two 2016 Draft Spotlight Segments today will feature one part of the Denver Pioneers powerful Pacific Rim line. Dylan Gambrell is a 19-year-old freshman for the Pioneers but is still draft eligible and after a fantastic season, is sure to be selected. NHL Central Scouting ranks him 67th.
Segment 4: Grand Forks, North Dakota was the site of the 2016 World U18 Championship and TSN Director of Scouting Craig Button was there from start to finish. We'll ask Craig about some of the standout players from the event and more.
Segment 5: The second 2016 Draft Spotlight will feature one of the top ranked players in the Class of 2016; Matt Tkachuk of the OHL's London Knights. The Knights are moving on to the OHL Championship series looking to earn a spot at the Memorial Cup. .
Segment 6: Finally, Corey Graham is the voice of the Edmonton Oil Kings who can give us an unbiased preview of the WHL final which sees the Seattle Thunderbirds taking on the Brandon Wheat Kings.