Milbury and Roenick make a great pair

Publish date:

George Belbusti, Orange, Conn.

I don't know if it was intentional or not, but NBC struck 'gold' when they signed Jeremy Roenick and Mike Milbury as hockey analysts.

It appears Roenick is the good cop to Milbury's bad cop.

Milbury seems to be giving all the negative comments (especially about Team USA) and Roenick rebuts with something positive to say. Plus they both have no qualms stating that they didn't agree with what the other had to say.

The friction between the two of them makes it more interesting than the usual blather that goes on between periods.

Roenick does need some polishing due to occasional stammering, but I would love to see Milbury and J.R. paired up after the Olympics and beyond.


Jonathan Drouin

Jonathan Drouin is Thriving in His Return to Hockey

Jonathan Drouin is an incredibly talented hockey player. But sometimes, he had a tough time showing it. After sharing his story of fighting anxiety, Drouin is back in a big way for the Montreal Canadiens.

Sam Bennett and Brayden Point

The Toughest Division in the NHL? The Metropolitan

It’s a simple, but important question for this NHL regular season: which of the league’s four divisions is going to be the toughest to earn a playoff spot in? Say hello to the Metro.