July 20, 2022

July 20 2022 - Ray Ferraro & Julian Gressel

Blake is once again joined by Jeff Paterson, as he sits in for Sekeres for one last day, and the news of Matthew Tkachuk telling the Calgary Flames he won’t sign a long-term contract to remain with the club drops right into the boys lap. They debate how that might effect the Canucks moving forward, with the amount of key American born players Vancouver have on its roster. 

ESPN hockey analyst Ray Ferraro joins the show from the beach in Tofino, and gives his scouting report on new Canucks Ilya Mikheyev and Curtis Lazar, tell us where he thinks things are headed in Calgary, while giving his insight on whether or not Canadian teams are at a disadvantage when trying to sign free agents. 

The latest addition to the Whitecaps, German wingback Julian Gressel chats with the boys about his first impression of Vancouver, why he chose to go vegan with his diet, how close he is to getting into the lineup, while telling us about his podcast that’s focused on what it’s like to be a European football player, playing in North America.

The “Price Is Right” looks at Canadian teams and whether or not they are at a disadvantage when it comes to re-signing its own players. 

The “Pat Down” looks at the wonky schedule the BC Lions have had to endure to start the season. 

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