E:60 Mike Danton “Stranger than Fiction”

This E:60 episode tells the story of Mike Danton, who had a promising NHL career, wealth, and a nice home, until a failed murder-for-hire plot landed him in prison for almost five years. Danton claimed the intended target was his father. The FBI believes the target was Danton’s youth coach, agent and surrogate father, David Frost.

This piece was a 2012 Sports Emmy® Award nominee for Outstanding Sports Journalism.