The View from the Penalty Box podcast is back and our first episode will be posted on October 8. Any questions or stories you want to hear, send us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Here are some of our favorite stories from 2018. New episodes to follow soon. Hope everyone has a great 2019.
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We always appreciate it when someone takes the time to review our podcast – View from the Penalty Box (Classic Hockey Stories). This one definitely made our day.
Cam first answers some questions from the listeners:
-Who is the best enforcer/fighter past or present in the NHL?
-What was it like hanging out with Andre the Giant?
Cam then continues his remembrance of his friendship with Roddy Piper, including:
-How they lost touch and reconnected.
-What did Cam think of Pipers Pit?
-What did Cam think of Rod pursuing acting and They Live?
-The time when John Cena threatened to kick Cam’s ass and what did Cam end up doing?
-The last time Cam spoke with Rod
-Kris shares some stories of hanging out with Rod and Cam just one month before Rod’s passing
Next episode is back to hockey talk.
Cam shares his favorite stories of his friendship with wrestler Rowdy Roddy Piper. In part 1, Cam talks about the early years with Rod, including how they met – by brawling of course. From hitchhiking to Toronto to picking dandelions to use as heat for Rod’s first wrestling match, we hope you enjoy getting to know this special friendship.
Also Cam talks about signing contracts and the huge mistakes he made that cost him thousands and thousands of dollars.
Cam shares some behind the scene stories of his time with Wayne Gretzky, including the time Glen Sather asked him to take a young Gretzky out for drinks. He also mixes in a great Kevin Lowe story as well and comments on how impressive the new Rogers Place arena is in Edmonton.
Cam discusses why he took figure skating lessons and he reflects on what the city and people of Houston mean to him.