Today’s first emergency podcast of the season came with the news that Brian Burke had been relieved of his duties as President and GM, and I think we covered it pretty well. Our topics:

* His track record

* Speculation on the timing of his release

* Right move, wrong move?

*What does this mean for the Leafs?

* How does this relate to Luongo?

* And much more

You can listen to it here:

 

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