Tod's Boots - Men Tod's Boots online on 11568325EH United Kingdom - 11568325EH on 0d3b2b

Men's Moccasin PU(Polyurethane) Summer Loafers & Slip-Ons Black / Gray / KhakiSpringa Sneakers - Women Springa Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11169357PV,Girls' Latin Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Heel Cuban Heel Customizable Dance Shoes Fuchsia / Blue,Women's Latin Shoes Customized Materials Heel Customized Heel Customizable Dance Shoes Black / Indoor2Star Sneakers - Men 2Star Sneakers online on Australia - 11453477BT,Hotter - Dark tan 'Leap' shoes,Pink ADIDAS Sneakers GAZELLE C,Shop Women's Acorn Forest Bootie Chocolate - On Sale - - 11783903Carvela Comfort - Silver 'Calya' embellished slip on trainers,Asics Sneakers - Men Asics Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11428856OG,Mens - Vans Old Skool Sneakers In Black VA38G1MMK Black 10 (UK) 7,7.5,8.5,9,10,11,12,New Balance Sneakers - Women New Balance Sneakers online on Australia - 11289806HI,Regatta - Navy Holcombe low shoes,Armani Jeans Sneakers - Men Armani Jeans Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11283260HP,Carmine Durso Boots - Men Carmine Durso Boots online on United Kingdom - 11529086DH,Geox Sneakers - Men Geox Sneakers online on Australia - 11540952NFDirk Bikkembergs Boots - Men Dirk Bikkembergs Boots online on United Kingdom - 11518039LK,Voile Blanche Sneakers - Men Voile Blanche Sneakers online on Australia - 11502412WXMen's Faux Leather / PU(Polyurethane) Summer Comfort Sneakers Color Block Black / White / White / BlueAndrea Morelli Sneakers - Men Andrea Morelli Sneakers online on Canada - 11560250OQAlessandro Ferrari Loafers - Men Alessandro Ferrari Loafers online on United Kingdom - 11466570EU,Dolce & Gabbana Sneakers - Men Dolce & Gabbana Sneakers online on Australia - 11206109AG,Etnies Sneakers - Men Etnies Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11476459BK,Silver MIM PI Sneakers 6501,Diadora Heritage Sneakers - Men Diadora Heritage Sneakers online on Australia - 11485446NB,Lotto Leggenda Sneakers - Women Lotto Leggenda Sneakers online on Canada - 11282227DP,Women's Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Summer Comfort Sandals Low Heel Round Toe Buckle White / Pink / Almond,Alexander Trend Loafers - Men Alexander Trend Loafers online on United Kingdom - 11455380DT,Men's Formal Shoes Faux Leather Fall & Winter Casual / British Loafers & Slip-Ons Non-slipping Striped Black / Party & EveningDiesel Sneakers - Men Diesel Sneakers online on Canada - 44710654HG

Ritch Winter is a sports agent that represents over 70 NHL players through The Sports Corporation. One of his clients, Cody Hodgson, is having a fine rookie season for the Canucks, though there has been some consternation among Vancouver media types about his ice time (or lack thereof.)

This was discussed in a blog appearing on the Vancouver Sun’s website, with the headline “Hodgson seems happy with his icetime (sic); who isn’t?” The piece suggests Winter fed local reporters the requisite ammo to go after Canucks head coach Alain Vigneault — the guy responsible for Hodgson’s (alleged) lack of ice time.

Problem? Said blogger, Daniel Wagner, didn’t reach out to Winter.

Bigger problem? That infuriated Winter.

As such, Winter responded with a 6,400-word missive tearing into Wagner’s piece. An excerpt:

Wagner speculates about the reason for the Vancouver fan and media’s attention to Cody Hodgson’s ice time when he states: “The most likely candidate is Winter, particularly when you consider Gallagher’s comments near the end that Hodgson’s agency group has been ‘way more than patient.’”

In fact, every time Tony [Gallagher, of the Vancouver Province] and I speak I am surprised at how much angst Cody’s ice-time is causing him. In fact, my reaction to his concerns was all Tony was talking about. Nothing more. Nothing less. But, Wagner never called Tony or me to check on that and went on to make a mountain out of a bag of pucks.

Many of the staff at the Vancouver Sun have my number. They know how to reach me. Wagner knows how to find my number. And everyone knows I am accessible to the media. Maybe too much so historically. Instead of calling me, Wagner builds his article off of a theory. A theory I knew nothing about and which could not be true without that being the case. And all of this without calling me. Why? No one knows. I don’t. He never called.

This isn’t the first time we’ve seen a player agent go public with his grievances (hello, Alan Walsh!) and it probably won’t be the last. That said, we’ve now entered some exciting uncharted territory, skipping over the traditional “Blogger vs. Mainstream Media” battle right into the “Blogger vs. Player Agent” war. Can’t wait to see how this turns out.

Related: Wagner has since . We’re two more responses away from Godwin’s law, I can feel it.

  • Made In Italy
    Item made in Italy, synonymous with quality and design creativity.
  • COMPOSITION
    Soft Leather
  • DETAILS
    suede effect, logo, solid colour, laces, round toeline, square heel, leather lining, leather sole, contains non-textile parts of animal origin, high-top dress shoes
  • MEASUREMENTS
    Boot length 3.9 inches, Boot width 10.92 inches, Heel height 1.17 inches