Well it’s happened. 2016 and not a single Canadian team in the NHL playoffs. It’s a sad state of affairs for Canadian television viewership numbers. Perhaps they should replay Slap Shot on a nightly basis. At least we know the Charlestown Chiefs are going to give it there all under player coach Reggie Dunlop.

newman in slap shot

Here’s a blast from the past just after I got started with Mike’s Take On the Movies. Listen in and check out Slap Shot, a great alternative to NHL hockey and sport films in general starring a true movie icon.