Author: Rod Pedersen

DREGER, LOUBARDIAS DISH ON THE DUB

  TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger has some thoughts on Friday’s WHL Return To Play announcement of a minimum 24-game schedule. Appearing on The Rod Pedersen Show, Dreger, the former Voice of the Brandon Wheat Kings, agreed with me that although the announcement was encouraging news, it triggered an avalanche […]

ROD’S DUB THINGS: SIMPSO, PART II

Welcome to the second and final installment of SIMPSO, chronicling the coaching career of the legendary Terry Simpson as part of our WHL Coaching Legends series. The former P.A. Raiders, Red Deer Rebels, New York Islanders, Winnipeg Jets, and Philadelphia Flyers Head Coach and Toronto Maple Leafs Assistant Coach spoke […]

ROD’S DUB THINGS: SIMPSO, PART I

When you talk about coaching and the Prince Albert Raiders, there’s only one name that comes up. ONE. O-N-E. Terry Simpson. For those uninitiated, the man known universally as “Simpso” coached the Prince Albert Raiders to a record seven consecutive championships in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League before the franchise […]