New Day! New Time! New Station! Same Great Show! The Illegal Curve Hockey Show is thrilled to announce that we have reached an agreement to bring our talents to Sports Radio 1290 ( in Winnipeg. Effective Saturday November 6, the comprehensive hockey coverage you have come to know and expect from The Illegal Curve Hockey Show […]

Posted by curve in Columns,Television & Radio on October 28, 2010

NHL Returns to Winnipeg For Exhibition Matchup

On September 22, 2010, the NHL made a brief one night return to Winnipeg for an exhibition matchup between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Chicago Blackhawks. In front of a crowd of 14,092 at the MTS Centre the Lightning defeated the Blackhawks by the score of 4-2. Illegal Curve’s own Ezra Ginsburg was in […]

Posted by curve in Television & Radio on September 23, 2010

Somebody get E.J. Hradek a cameraman

Found this over at Barry Melrose Rocks: Today, we have new evidence of just how bad things have gotten for the hockey folks over at ESPN. As you can see in the video below, the network cannot afford tripods nor dishelved homeless people to hold thier cameras anymore. EJ Hradek is forced to record this […]

Posted by curve in Television & Radio on April 2, 2009 Radio Show Tonight with Guests: Bobby Clarke and Sean Gordon

The Radio Show is live on air tonight from 8pm CST until 9:30 pm CST.  The IC Team is ecstatic to be welcoming one of hockey’s legends to the show tonight in Bobby Clarke.  Clarke is currently the Senior Vice President of the Philadelphia Flyers, but he really needs no introduction. Additionally, the IC Crew is […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Columns,Illegal Curve News,Montreal Canadiens,Philadelphia Flyers,Radio Show,Television & Radio on April 1, 2009

HNIC unscathed by CBC budget cuts

Chris Zelkovich of the Toronto Star talks about the budget cuts at CBC: On the first point, CBC Sports boss Scott Moore says the fat has already been cut at HNIC through travel reductions and behind-the-scenes stuff. In fact, he says HNIC came in under budget after trimming. But what about all those regional telecasts […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Television & Radio on March 31, 2009

Illegal Curve Radio Show Debuts TONIGHT!!!!

A gentle reminder to our readers, that you all can become listeners tonight at 8 PM Central Standard Time, when the Illegal Radio Show debuts on 92.9 KICK FM in Winnipeg. For our audience from outside Winnipeg, you can listen live on or by clicking on the link in the top right corner […]

Posted by Drew Mindell in News You Can Use,Radio Show,Television & Radio on February 4, 2009

Hughson and Lee will see increased workload on HNIC

From William Houston of the Globe & Mail: When the Hockey Night in Canada crew meets this week to plan for the coming NHL season, two decisions will have already been made. Jim Hughson will replace Bob Cole as the play-by-play voice for the 7 p.m. Eastern game. And Mark Lee’s workload will be increased. […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Television & Radio on September 16, 2008