The first edition was released this week. The presenter is renowned hockey journalist Igor Yeronko of Sport Express. His guests for the first show were Avangard’s head coach Bob Hartley, Ak Bars forward Patrice Cormier and Avtomobilist newcomer Peter Holland. You can listen to Icecast via Soundcloud or iTunes.
00:44-03:25 Rink resizing in the KHL
03:26-07:39 Bob Hartley talks different rink sizes
07:40-12:24 Patrice Cormier likes big ice
12:25-16:13 Peter Holland on why he moved to Russia
16:14-30:00 Corey Pronman of the Athletic on Russian prospects
The podcast will appear weekly, expanding on the Russian-language version that first appeared in February 2019. The KHL was the first professional sports league in Russia to launch its own podcast (known as ‘lyodcast’, from the Russian word for ‘ice’) and started to produce audio content for its audience.