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02-28-2010, 02:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Led Zappa View Post
For those that missed it, Brian Burke was interviewed yesterday by Bob Costas, Bob asked him about the NHL's continued participation in the Olympics. Burke totally called out NBC. I am paraphrasing, but he basically said that NBC had given hockey the shaft until they got the match ups they wanted and ratings started going through the roof and that this doesn't change the problems they've had with the kind of treatment NBC has given to hockey in general during the last 3 Winter Olympics.
Saw this interview the other night. Awesome of Burke to put NBC in its place while live on air. It looked like it caught Costas off guard as well as he had a puzzled look on his face after that response.

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