Category Archives: Hockey

Hockey Legend Ulf Nilsson on Business

What do you get when you mix business, media and hockey? You get today’s Media Mensch show on BlogTalkRadio with special Guest Ulf Nilsson.

Today at 10am ET, host Andrew Kaplan will be interviewing Ulf Nilsson, former star of the WHL Winnepeg and NY Rangers. Ulf, who resides in Sweden, works for Sweden’s internet content delivery company called Qbrick.

Find out more today.

BlogTalkRadio Digs Canadian TV, eh?

X-Weighted, Rent-a-Goalie, Closed Captioning. If you watch TV in Canada, you’ll know what these mean.

RentAGoalie Sunday at 2pm ET, “TV, eh?” welcomes X-Weighted contestant Gaia joins the gang to talk about the weight-loss reality show. Christopher Bolton, creator and star of Showcase’s Rent-a-Goalie, will talk about the upcoming season and the season one DVD release in conversation with Denis McGrath of Dead Things on Sticks. Plus, accessibility advocate Joe Clark joins them to chat about his recently launched website, CaptioningSUCKS.com.

TV, eh? is television with a Canadian accent. A group of Canucks — fans, critics, and industry folks — talk TV. All Internet citizens are welcome to join in.

Sports Illustrated Hoops, Mets, Yankees, Rangers, Whew!

Men and women who know their sports join BlogTalkRadio today to talk basketball, baseball, hockey and more with you.

Today at 1pm ET, Pro Hoops Weekly brings you Sports Illustrated Senior NBA writer Jack McCallum to discuss his book “:07 Seconds or Less. My season on the Bench with the Runnin’ and Gunnin’ Phoenix Suns.”

Then tonight at 8pm ET, Aceman & the Kwass bring John Delcos, Mets reporter/blogger for the Journal News to The Sports Docket. They’ll recap the first week in Port St. Lucie and look ahead to the 2008 season. Seamus Molloy, of YanksBlog.com will talk Andy Petitte and the start of new era with Joe Girardi. Margaret Hurley of My Blueshirt Heaven and Dan Akeson of Pucks on Broadway talk Rangers and NHL.

Gotham Sports Media Launches – Live From Mickey Mantle’s – on BlogTalkRadio

Gotham Sports Media is launching “Live From Mickey Mantle’s” on BlogTalkRadio “the most popular web-based platform for independent broadcasters.”

Live from Mickey Mantle's A press release issued this week announced the launch of the new show that will air every Friday night LIVE from Mickey Mantle’s, a historic establishment on Central Park South in New York City. The show debuts February 1, at 6pm Eastern Time. The two-hour live broadcasts will feature guests from the world of New York sports.

Commenting on the news, Alan Levy, CEO, BlogTalkRadio said:

“BlogTalkRadio is proud to be able to provide a platform that allows citizen broadcasters like Gotham Sports to produce high-quality shows from anywhere in the world. ‘Live from Mickey Mantle’s’ is a demonstration of what BlogTalkRadio can do in the hands of enthusiastic business people.”

GothamSportsMediaThe broadcast, to be hosted by Mark Healey and Mike Silva, is the latest addition to the Gotham Sports Media Network of shows, joining Gotham Baseball Live, Talking Baseball Live with Paul Greco and Lenny Melnick, Gotham Hoops Live, Baseball Talk with Carl “The Cabbie” & Dugout Joe and Gotham Nation.

Gotham Sports Media Launches – Live From Mickey Mantle's – on BlogTalkRadio

Gotham Sports Media is launching “Live From Mickey Mantle’s” on BlogTalkRadio “the most popular web-based platform for independent broadcasters.”

Live from Mickey Mantle's A press release issued this week announced the launch of the new show that will air every Friday night LIVE from Mickey Mantle’s, a historic establishment on Central Park South in New York City. The show debuts February 1, at 6pm Eastern Time. The two-hour live broadcasts will feature guests from the world of New York sports.

Commenting on the news, Alan Levy, CEO, BlogTalkRadio said:

“BlogTalkRadio is proud to be able to provide a platform that allows citizen broadcasters like Gotham Sports to produce high-quality shows from anywhere in the world. ‘Live from Mickey Mantle’s’ is a demonstration of what BlogTalkRadio can do in the hands of enthusiastic business people.”

GothamSportsMediaThe broadcast, to be hosted by Mark Healey and Mike Silva, is the latest addition to the Gotham Sports Media Network of shows, joining Gotham Baseball Live, Talking Baseball Live with Paul Greco and Lenny Melnick, Gotham Hoops Live, Baseball Talk with Carl “The Cabbie” & Dugout Joe and Gotham Nation.

Neil Best joins Hockey Night on Long Island

Neil Best, sports columnist for Newsday, joins Hockey Night on Long Island as the Islanders take on the Avalanche tonight in Colorado.

Hockey Night on Long IslandHosts Alex and Steve will fill you in on the latest and greatest in Islanders hockey with three very special guests today at 3:30pm ET.

Neil Best from Newsday and OnTheNYIslesScene bloggers Angie and Christine will pop in. As always, join the conversation in the chat room and by calling the show at (718) 664-9597.

Neil BestIn November, Neil Best wrote a Newsday article and a Watchdog blog post about BlogTalkRadio hosts Alex and Steve and their incredibly Islanders-dedicated show. Today, chat with Neil, Alex and Steve live.

Hockey Talk Radio with Greg Logan

The one and only Greg Logan of Newsday will join hosts Alex and Steve for 60 minutes of hard hitting hockey talk with emphasis, of course, on the NY Islanders.

Greg Logan is the Islanders’ beat writer for Newsday who will be talking hockey, taking calls and answering questions from the listeners. Be sure to tune in for this can’t miss episode of Hockey Night Long Island at 3:30pm ET.

This is your source for everything New York Islanders. Alex and Steve will keep you up to date on everything on and off the ice regarding Long Island’s only major sports team.

It’s New York Night on BlogTalkRadio

Spend the evening in New York with BlogTalkRadio. We start the night with the pregame chatter of Hockey Night on Long Island before the Islanders’ season opener, touch base with the Yank/Indians series and end up with Dan Moon’s Nighttime New York.

It’s October and hockey is back! Just hours before the Islanders season opener, Hockey Night on Long Island will go LIVE at 4:30pm ET with Tom Liodoce of NYI Blog Box. Hosts Alex and Steve will look forward to the Islanders season opening game against the Buffalo Sabres and the ’07-’08 season.

Follow that up Mike Silva as he recaps Game 2 of the ALDS as the Yanks take on the Indians at Jacobs Field onNew York Baseball Talk at 9pm ET.

And end your evening with Dan Moon’s Nighttime New York at 9:30pm ET. This show has been described by NY Wire as “Informed and funny. A true New York character discusses the issues.”