Don Cherry to put in extra hours on Saturday nights

Don Cherry says he's being asked to put in longer hours following the NHL lockout. (QMI Agency)

Don Cherry says he's being asked to put in longer hours following the NHL lockout. (QMI Agency)

PATRICK KENNEDY, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 9:30 PM ET

The end of the National Hockey League lockout means the return of players to big-league ponds, patrons to the pubs and Donald S. Cherry to a TV screen in Canadian living rooms coast to coast.

For the unabashed star of Hockey Night in Canada's Coach's Corner segment, it also means a change in a Saturday night routine that, except on rare occasions, has remained virtually unchanged since ol' Highcollar first teamed with sidekick/foil Ron MacLean a quarter century ago.

 


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