Michael Franke, Coaching Longevity and a Stanley Cup Prediction on Puska on Pucksby Denis Puska
May 30, 2012 - ECHL (ECHL) Fort Wayne Komets
Join host Denis J. Puska as he spends time with Komets President Michael Franke to discuss the move from the Central Hockey League to the ECHL. Franke will also talk about the new rivalries the Komets will enjoy in the new league.
Coaching Longevity is something that isn't talked about that much anymore. But two coaches still believe that longevity with one team can still be found. Ft. Wayne Komets Head Coach Al Sims and Columbus Cottonmouths Head Coach and General Manager Jerome Bechard have combined for 26 years in the same city. Sims and Bechard will share their thoughts on the cities they have called home for an extended period of time.
The NHL's Stanley Cup final features the Los Angeles Kings and the New Jersey Devils. Puska will have a preview of the final series and his prediction of who will take home the Cup.
The Phoenix Coyotes have come off an outstanding season in the NHL, but there still is speculation regarding their future in Arizona. Puska on Pucks has some information regarding the Coyotes and the ownership situation there.
Ice Chips News and Notes Presented By TST Media has Central Hockey League Awards Results from their annual convention, and how one AHL team the Manchester Monarchs are Crossing Borders and trying to eliminate discrimination on and off the ice.
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ECHL Stories from May 30, 2012
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- K-Wings Unveil 2012-2013 Schedule - Kalamazoo Wings
- Michael Franke, Coaching Longevity and a Stanley Cup Prediction on Puska on Pucks - OSC Original by Denis Puska
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