When you turn on the game you immediately turn your attention to the end product as the players and coaches set for battle. Have you ever paused to wonder about all the players off the ice that help power the machine that produces the game? Who are these players and where did they come from. What are their respective stories? The Hockey News Storytellers will bring you the journeys of these and many other contributors to the world of hockey. Join Ian Pulver, a current NHLPA Certified Agent, founder of The Will Sports Group, and former labour attorney at the National Hockey League Players Association as he helps illuminate the paths of the players in the hockey sphere. Listeners will learn about the challenges, successes, and constant grind as those in the sport carve their paths in the hockey world. Along with this insight, the audience will hear about how former players transitioned out of the game into successful post-playing careers. Guests will share their advice on how to break into the industry and the lessons they learned along their journeys. Join us for each episode for thoughtful and compelling conversations from all corners of the world of hockey.
Former NHL scout and sports psychologist Paul Henry joins Ian Pulver to chat about his long career, the time he bought Dave Keon’s car and more.
USNTDP's Rod Braceful chats with Ian Pulver about his path from playing youth hockey in inner-city Detroit all the way to his current prestigious position as the program's assistant director of player personnel.
Edmonton Oilers play-by-play voice Jack Michaels shares his experiences leading up to his jump to the NHL, some of his favorite moments and more on the second edition of The Hockey News Storytellers.
Nick Kypreos joins host Ian Pulver to chat about his rise to the NHL, his career in broadcasting, his new show on Line Movement, his new book "Undrafted" and his drink line, Little Buddha Cocktail Co.
Ian Pulver chats with Steven Ellis about his hockey business career, gives advice to aspiring hockey agents and lawyers and more.