Posted 24 September 2013 - 11:29 AM
The thing that makes Edwards even worse than he already is, is the fact that he replaced Dale Arnold.
Think Doc Emmerick with less catch phrases.
The guy did an amazing job calling the game, after the whole NHL leaving ESPN fiasco the B's decided to grab Edwards from the ESPN ranks and get rid of Arnold.
I guess the wanted more emotion less intelligence in the booth. I do think Brick does a real good job as the color guy though!
Apparently they have a thing for announcers with First names for Last names!
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