Episode 6.25

Ahead this week on AFITC, the playoff race lives to see another day as the Leafs salvaged a disappointing week with a win in a do or die game against the Buffalo Sabres. We’ll take you through the week of Leaf action to begin the Redline Report. After that, we’ll take an extensive look at the now infamous Zdeno Chara hit. Was it malicious or just an unfortunate result? Was it right not to suspend Chara and what changes should this incident bring about?

Back Checking features Listener Contributions from Twitter, Facebook and two great emails from Alan and Aaron. To wrap the segment, the Gong Banger rings in another Troubling Fact of the Week where we look at a contradiction in the advocacy for increased safety in the NHL.

Wrapping the program, rigamarole looks at the Leafs ownership situation and why a passionate, deep pocketed fan type owner like Mark Cuban or Terry Pegula will never own the Leafs. When I buy tickets for concerts, I don’t know about you, but I don’t find the convenience fee very convenient. This is Episode 6.25.

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