Mike and Kevin (Tommy is absent) take a #QuackQuestion from Brendan on just how exactly Wolf Stansson even reached the NHL. How does a player from Iceland even get discovered? They then stumble into how Wolf’s recruiting of dual nationals led the the quick rise and fall of Icelandic hockey.
Thanks to Brendan (@bkshaughn) for the #QuackQuestion. Full text of the question:
I know you guys have said on the pod that Russ’s star turn in D2 was perhaps the greatest story in sports, but the fact that an Icelandic dude made it to the NHL is pretty fucking improbable as well. How the hell did that happen?
For reference, the entire country of Slovenia is about the size of the city of Houston population-wise.
Here is the movie Leia was in. No joke, it looks really good. The trailer:
Steve Brill as a lawyer:
Leia’s dog rocking the Cake Eater shirt:
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