Hockey player dominates at ‘Meow Game’ in rinkside interview

With 'Super Troopers 2' on the way, Ray Kaunisto is getting catty.

Mar 1, 2020, 3:29 pm*

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Miles Klee

Comedy troupe Broken Lizard has confirmed that production on a sequel to its 2001 cop comedy sleeper hit Super Troopers will commence sometime next year. This throwback to a gag from the original ought to give you an idea of how excited fans are right meow. 

“During a recent ECHL game,” ESPN reports, “Ray Kaunisto of the Kalamazoo Wings sneaked in seven meows during a 40-second intermission interview.” (For comparison, Paul Soter’s character in the film surreptitiously meows 10 times in the course of a traffic stop.)

We can’t grant Kaunisto too much credit, given reporter Ben Garrod’s chuckling recognition of the wordplay, though he deserves points for playing it straight, meow don’t you think?

H/T ESPN | Photo by Gabriela Rubal./Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Dec 4, 2014, 8:05 pm