WBEZ | Comcast Sportsnet http://www.wbez.org/tags/comcast-sportsnet Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Blackhawks ratings boom ahead of Game 7 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-26/blackhawks-ratings-boom-ahead-game-7-85680 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-April/2011-04-26/Hocket Getty Jonathan Daniel.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>On Sunday, the <a href="http://blackhawks.nhl.com/index.html" target="_blank">Chicago Blackhawks</a> came back from a three-game deficit to push the <a href="http://canucks.nhl.com/" target="_blank">Vancouver Canucks</a> to a seventh game in the playoff series. The cross-continent battle concludes on Tuesday in Vancouver.</p><p>Someone watching every move on the ice is <a href="http://blackhawks.nhl.com/club/page.htm?id=46608" target="_blank">Steve Konroyd</a>. He spent 15 years as a defenseman in the NHL, four of them with the Blackhawks. Nowadays, he can be seen before and after games as an analyst on <a href="http://www.comcastsportsnet.com/pages/main" target="_blank">Comcast SportsNet</a> and WGN. Comcast SportsNet set new all-time Blackhawks rating records for its coverage of Game 6 Sunday night and Steve’s analysis helped bookend the winning effort.</p><p>He joined <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> by phone to provide some pre-game coverage.</p><p><em>Music Button: Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet, "You Spin Me Round '86", from the CD Dim The Lights Chill The Ham, (Cargo)</em></p></p> Tue, 26 Apr 2011 13:16:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-26/blackhawks-ratings-boom-ahead-game-7-85680