12:15 PM While trying to make a check on San Jose Sharks player Patrick Marleau, Toronto Maple Leafs player Dion Phaneuf missed and hit teammate James van Riemsdyk instead. Van Riemsdyk was taken to the locker room but later returned to the game.
The bad news for Rovell: He spent a considerable amount of time examining Nike’s business practices in Vietnam, where the company is the country’s single largest employer (we’re guessing Rovell next spent a considerable amount of time being examined by his friendly gastroenterologist after enduring local fare).
Here’s a trailer for the show:
To get that kind of access, you have to believe that Nike wasn’t expecting an ambush from seasoned sports business reporter Rovell. And the CNBCer does deliver a glowing report on the company, so it might be a good idea to lace up a little NKE on your eTrade account before the program airs tonight at 10pm ET.
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