With only days before the Belfast Giants take to the ice in Pre-Season games north of Hadrian’s Wall, A View From The Bridge speaks with the newest and final piece of the puzzle, Mike Radja on his recruitment to Derrick Walser’s squad.
Kris Beech speaks to Patrick about his remarkable career in the NHL and across Europe, while Colin Shields updates Davy on how preparations are going on and off the ice for the new season ahead.
Patrick, Aaron and Davy talk over the games this coming weekend, discuss the merits of Nottingham’s acquisition of Cam Jannsen and give their opinions on the EIHL performances in the CHL.
As part of a fantastic evening’s presentation at W5, President of Hockey Operations for the Calgary Flames, Brian Burke, took to the stage in front of a crowd of Belfast Giants and hockey fans for a discussion on his storied career in hockey.
With thanks to the IIHA, Belfast Giants, HEROES Programme and especially to our friends at GiantsLiveTV, we can bring you the full audio recording of that event.
Brian discusses his career, his plans in Calgary, the best players he’s encountered, his historical run-ins with the media and his concern at still being allowed to practise law.
Mitch Ganzak joins A View From The Bridge for the 2nd part of this month’s Off Season Special.
Patrick, Davy and Aaron chat about the new signings, not just in the Giants Roster, but also key signings across the EIHL.
The lads also chat about the make up of the Giants defence in light of latest signings.
The last bumper Off Season Special is upon us, with Aaron Kernohan returning to A View From The Bridge. In Part 1, new Player/Coach of the Giants Derrick Walser joins us to set out his plan for the season ahead.
Patrick, Davy and Aaron also look over the activities in the Giants camp over the last 4 weeks.
Gareth Chalmers of the Braehead Clan speaks to Patrick about the Champions Hockey League and success of the Glasgow franchise.
While in light of his retirement, Calvin Elfring tells Davy why that time has come for him.
Part 2 of this weeks show, featuring an interview with new D-man Mitch Ganzak, will be available on Monday.
The FULL Derrick Walser Interview will be available on our Soundcloud account on Thursday.
It’s the end of an era for A View From The Bridge as Neil Russell takes part in his final show before grabbing the reins of the Manchester Storm where he is to be the new General Manager.
In an emotional edition of the show Patrick Neil and Davy look at the signings of Mike Wilson and Kris Beech
They cast their eye over the signing highlights of the EIHL
James Desmarais talks to Neil about joining the Giants
James Glover tells Patrick about the forthcoming UK Forum Allstars
We look at the demise of the Stingrays and the return of the Storm while also quizzing Neil on his defection to Altrincham.