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Putting Yankee Stadium on ice

The 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game between the New York Rangers and the New York Islanders at Yankee Stadium on January 29, 2014 in New York City.

All this week, Marketplace Tech has been talking about sports and technology for our "Gaming the System" series. Today, we take you to a hockey rink right about the spot that A-Rod usually stands -- that's right, Yankee Stadium. On the eve of a big outdoor hockey game at New York's Yankee Stadium, Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson finds out how the NHL is converting a baseball field to a hockey arena. Click the audio player above to hear his interview with Kris King, senior vice president of hockey operations for the NHL.

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Seriously, since when do we say New York sucks. Get it right - Yankees Suck. I listen most mornings and was quite surprised to hear you say that on air. I hope to hear an apology soon.

Hey, Ben Johnson, you suck. Three championships in ten years; suck on that. For you NPR censors: Johnson said "Boston sucks!" On air during the recording of this "story".

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