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Deb Placey provides a unique look at the people who own, build, cover and manage our favorites teams by engaging in candid interviews with National Hockey League executives, including appearances from Commissioner Gary Bettman, general managers, owners and notable brass from League partners. How they got into the game, why they pursued their career, how they see the future of the sport evolving and much more.

Deb Placey provides a unique look at the people who own, build, cover and manage our favorites teams by engaging in candid interviews with National Hockey League executives, including appearances from Commissioner Gary Bettman, general managers, owners and notable brass from League partners. How they got into the game, why they pursued their career, how they see the future of the sport evolving and much more.
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Deb Placey provides a unique look at the people who own, build, cover and manage our favorites teams by engaging in candid interviews with National Hockey League executives, including appearances from Commissioner Gary Bettman, general managers, owners and notable brass from League partners. How they got into the game, why they pursued their career, how they see the future of the sport evolving and much more.

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English


Episodes

Chicago Blackhawks General Manager Stan Bowman

11/20/2018
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Deb Placey chats with Chicago Blackhawks Vice President and General Manager Stan Bowman. Bowman explains how difficult his decision was to part ways with Joel Quenneville (1:40) and what his relationship is like with new head coach Jeremy Colliton (2:42). He also details how he’s different than his father Scotty (11:06), recounts his time at Notre Dame (17:27), how he got his first front office job (26:35) and discusses his two battles with Hodgkin’s lymphoma (28:38). He tells the story of...

Duration:00:42:00

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman

11/7/2018
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On the first episode of NHL Executive Suite, Deb Placey sits down with Commissioner Gary Bettman. During their wide-ranging discussion, Bettman describes his wife’s reaction to his upcoming Hall of Fame induction (12:15), his time at the NBA working under David Stern (19:33), what it was like to interview for the Commissioner’s position in 1993 (21:45) and explains how he knew Las Vegas was ready for an NHL franchise (29:45). He also reveals his favorite music (32:07), what he looks for when...

Duration:00:40:26

NHL Executive Suite Trailer

11/2/2018
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Deb Placey provides a unique look at the people who own, build, cover and manage our favorite teams by engaging in candid interviews with National Hockey League executives, including appearances from Commissioner Gary Bettman, general managers, owners and notable brass from League partners. How they got into the game, why they pursued their career, how they see the future of the sport evolving and much more.

Duration:00:01:12