Elliotte Friedman joined Sportsnet in June 2014 as an insider and reporter for the network’s national NHL coverage and Hockey Night in Canada. In addition to his on-air role, Friedman regularly contributes to sportsnet.ca, analyzing the latest NHL news in his regular “31 Thoughts” columns.
Rangers firing Davidson, Gorton appears unrelated to Parros statement
When the Rangers shockingly dismissed team president John Davidson and GM Jeff Gorton on Wednesday, initial reactions were that this was related to Tuesday's team statement speaking out against George Parros. However, Elliotte Friedman explains that owner James Dolan has not been happy with the team's direction.