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Gary Bettman

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Gary Bettman

Carton & Roberts

The commissioner of the NHL joined Craig to talk about the Islanders new arena, advertising on uniforms, gambling in sports, the Olympics, the Coyotes arena situation, Tom Wilson and much more.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


19 Aug 2021

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EP 199 - The Commissioner of the National Hockey League, GARY BETTMAN

The Bob McCown Podcast

Who better to talk about the NHL with Bob and John than the Commissioner himself, GARY BETTMAN. Bob and John spend time picking the brain of the man in charge of the National Hockey League as we get Gary's opinion on some of the issues surrounding the league. We learn Gary's perspective on the officiating standards in the playoffs vs. regular season, the business behind adding expansion teams and his opinion on the salary cap - would he ever consider losing the hard cap in general? Gary also speaks about his reaction when he learned about the Montreal Canadiens selecting Logan Mailloux in the first round of the NHL Entry Draft and sheds some light on the allegations and investigation involving the Chicago Blackhawks.


30 Jul 2021

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Softy and Dick H2 - NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman / Kraken discussion / Ian Furness on Kraken selections

Dave 'Softy' Mahler and Dick Fain

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman joins the show to talk about the Seattle Kraken expansion compared to other franchises, Climate Pledge Arena, the team developing young guys, trying to get fans fully back in building this Fall. Eavesdropping on stage where Everett Fitzhugh, J.T. Brown and John Forslund are talking about the Kraken expansion, the draft ahead and roster moves, and the fan base in the Northwest. Ian Furness joins Softy and dick to discuss what the Seattle Kraken roster looks like based on all the leaked names on social media today, how much of the draft will be for other teams involved with trades, who in this draft is like going to stay with the Kraken after this week, and who’s going to be the starting goalie.


22 Jul 2021

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TCA Ep850: Sportsnet Let’s Gary Bettman Off The Hook, The Blue Jays Returning to Rogers Centre and Canada’s Women’s Soccer Team Loses A Legend

Tall Can Audio

Following a brief Canada Day hiatus from the podcast, your pal Michaela Schreiter returns to the show for a pint or two and some sports talk with Matt Robinson Please take a moment and leave a rating and a review there on your podcast app. It only takes a moment and it helps the show a great deal.Tons to discuss today including the retirement of Diana Matheson from the Canadian Women’s Soccer Team, Ron MacLean taking a pile of crap from NHL fans after a weak interview with Gary Bettman on Hockey Night in Canada, the Toronto Blue Jays apply to the government to return to the Rogers Centre by the end of the month and Schreids is officially back in the concert game.Give Michaela a follow on social media @Schreids and check out her craft beer takes @CraftedInTheCapital.Follow the show on social media @TallCanAudio

1hr 5mins

8 Jul 2021

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DK’s Daily Shot of Penguins: Gary Bettman’s blunders upstage Game 1

DK Pittsburgh Sports: Daily podcasts on Steelers, Penguins, Pirates!

NHL commissioner clumsily, inexplicably defends NHL officiating in Stanley Cup playoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


29 Jun 2021

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DK's Daily Shot of Penguins: Gary Bettman's great embarrassment (if only)

DK Pittsburgh Sports: Daily podcasts on Steelers, Penguins, Pirates!

There was a line brawl to start the Rangers-Capitals game and the circus surrounding the teams should be the final straw for Bettman and the NHL. Dejan Kovacevic's Daily Shot of Penguins show is all-new every weekday morning on the DK Sports Radio podcasting network. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


6 May 2021

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299. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman

Sports With Friends

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has known Seth for over 15 years and has been on Seth's various radio shows, but this is the first time he's done this show.Bettman was hired as the NHL's first commissioner in 1993 and has held the position ever since.The NHL recently made two huge broadcast deals to solidify its strong future. First, with ESPN, and later with Turner Sports.Topics covered in this episode are the NHL's dealings with the Covid-19 pandemic, both the "bubble" from last year's playoffs and this season as well. They also talk about the emphasis of the broadcast deals were about both linear television and streaming services.Plus, the Commissioner talked about his legacy at the helm of the NHL, and how he may have been the first league commissioner to be booed by fans.


5 May 2021

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Jan. 11: Gary Bettman Joins Live Two Days Before NHL Season Starts

Tim and Sid

Tim and Sid discuss the Browns’ shocking upset over the Steelers and the rest of a wild weekend in football. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman (21:19) tells us about how the league is preparing for potential COVID-19 outbreaks this season, the upcoming outdoor games in Lake Tahoe, and how much money the NHL stands to lose […]

1hr 33mins

12 Jan 2021

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EP 45 - BRIAN BURKE joins to talk broadcasting vs team executive, his new book, and his love of Gary Bettman.

The Bob McCown Podcast

EPISODE 45 - Former NHL GM BRIAN BURKE joins the show to talk about his new book and why he prefers being a broadcaster versus running an NHL team. Also, he explains his love for Gary Bettman and what people misunderstand about the NHL Commissioner. And who were the most influential on Burke's long and varied career? A familiar name to Canucks and Maple Leafs fans tops the list. And why do Burke and McCown have the same title for their respective books??


2 Nov 2020

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Episode 9: Gary Bettman's Fyre Festival

The Broadscast

It’s a massive soap operas week as we discuss ESPN’s article revealing just how bad the NHL bubble was, how Sidney Crosby is now an Emmy award-winning producer and the San Jose Sharks’ political bribery scandal. We also talk about TSN’s documentary on painkillers in hockey and the NHL’s “Price to Pay” ad.


25 Sep 2020