Episode Brad Richardson (215): PACIFIC DIVISION PREVIEW with Special Guest Al Mitchell of TSN 1260 in Edmonton. Karlsson Trade. Yzerman Resigns Unexpectedly.


Al Mitchell of TSN 1260 joins us to preview the Pacific Division, particularly the Edmonton Oilers. Erik Karlsson goes to the San Jose Sharks. Max Pacioretty is now a Golden Knight. Steve Yzerman resigns as GM of the Lightning.

UPDATE: Al gave ScuttlePuck a nice little plug on his TSN 1260 show, the Lowdown with Lowetide, this week.  Check it out here – the plug starts at 10:27.  Thanks Al!  https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/september-17-hour-1-feat-james-mirtle-derek-taylor/id977204919?i=1000419912970&mt=2

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  • Banter – Dale’s in Ottawa visting Dan. Mike returns from a weekend in the wild woods of Ontario.
  • Erik Karlsson goes to the Sharks – good deal?
  • Steve Yzerman resigns as GM of Lightning and we have theories about the REAL reason
  • Max Pacioretty goes to Vegas
  • Who will win the PACIFIC?  Listen and find out.
  • Al Mitchell of TSN 1260 and Lowedown.ca joins us to give us the deep dive on Edmonton this year.
  • Thanks and good-bye to Pete

Intro/Outro Music Artist: The Town Pants  Song: Low Tide

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Episode Theoren Fleury (214): CENTRAL DIVISION PREVIEW with Special Guest Carl Landra of the 4th Line Podcast.


Carl Landra of the 4th Line Podcast joins us to preview the Central Division and make predictions.  Rob Vollman, friend of the show, gets hired by the LA Kings.

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  • Banter – Welcome to Carl.
  • Congrats to winners of copies of Stat Shot by Rob Vollman – CJ from New York, Bryant from Baton Rouge and Sean from Modesto California
  • Rob Vollman hired by LA Kings
  • Blake Wheeler signs for $8.25MM x 5
  • CENTRAL DIVISION preview

 

Intro/Outro Music Artist: Tragically Hip  Song: Gus: The Polar Bear from Central Park

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Contest Winners!


Congrats to Sean from Modesto CA, Bryant from Baton Rouge and CJ from New York.  All were able to tell us 3 NHL players within one degree of separation of Stirling, Ontario.

The books are on their way fellas.

Listen to this week’s ScuttlePuck to hear their answers.

Thanks to Rob Vollman and ECW press for the books!

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Episode Mats Sundin (213): Chance To Win An Advanced Copy of Stat Shot by Rob Vollman. Nate Schmidt Suspended for PED Use.


Big news as Nate Schmidt of the Vegas Golden Knights tests positive for PEDs and gets a 20 game suspension for his trouble.  Listen for a chance to win an advanced copy of Stat Shot A Fan’s Guide to Hockey Analytics by Rob Vollman.

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  • Banter – Dane off to University. Shout out to Iggy and Fenny.
  • Nate Schmidt suspended 20 games after testing positive for PEDs
  • Explanation of PED testing done by NHL
  • Hailey Wickenheiser gets hired by the Leafs as does Noelle Needham
  • Win an advanced copy of Stat Shot
  • Who will be Leafs’ captain this year?
  • Matt Stajan off to Germany to continue his career
  • Will the NHL reinstate Slava Voyonov and if so, how does that work?

 

Intro/Outro Music Artist: Inner Circle  Song: Bad Boys

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Episode Jarome Iginla (212): Rob Vollman Author of Hockey Abstract. Lindros Advocates Removing Hitting from Hockey.


Rob Vollman, author of the Hockey Abstract and Stat Shot is back on ScuttlePuck to discuss the latest update of the Abstract. He also gives us predictions for the Oilers, Leafs and Habs. Eric Lindros was in the news this week to advocate for the elimination of body checking in hockey.

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  • Banter – Golf,Summer talk
  • Rob Vollman talks Hockey Abstract,
  • Oilers – what to expect. Should they replace Sekera? How?
  • Leafs – are they a contender?
  • Habs – what is going on? Will they trade Paccioretty?
  • Eric Lindros advocates no body checking in hockey
  • Ryan Ellis signs for 8 years, $6.25/yr
  • Now Blashill is talking about Zetterberg…please.

 

Intro/Outro Music Artist: Aretha Franklin  Song: Respect

Episode Gilbert Perreault (211): RIP Legend Stan Mikita. Dylan Larkin signs. Brady Tkachuk to play in Belleville?


Dale and Mike are back to discuss the Dylan Larkin deal, Brady Tkachuk playing in Belleville this year, the Hlinka-Gretzky cup and the passing of legend Stan Mikita. Plus all the other major signings over the past couple of weeks.

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  • Banter – how we missed a week, fun in the sun
  • The guest who couldn’t
  • Gretzky-Hlinka Cup
  • Stan Mikita – what a career
  • Will Brady Tkachuk end up in Belleville this year
  • Dylan Larkin signs for $6.1MM
  • John Gibson signs with Anaheim
  • Will the Leafs get Nylander signed and what does that mean for Auston Matthews?

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Intro/Outro Music Artist: Eminem/Elton John  Song: Stan

 

Brett’s Blog explaining his decision to quit being a fan of the Oilers:

 

Episode Corey Perry (210): Chris Quesnel of the Store Next Door! Jarome Iginla retires. Tom Wilson Gets a Payday. Lucic talks.


Dale and Mike welcome The Store Next Door Operations Manager Chris Quesnel to tell us about his amazingly cool business. Check it out here, www.thestorenextdoor.ca. Jarome Igninla retires. Tom Wilson gets paid and we weigh in on it. Milan Lucic opens up on Spittin’ Chiclets and it’s fascinating.

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  • Banter
  • Welcome Chris Quesnel from The Store Next Door
  • Jarome Iginla retires and is a lock for the HHOF
  • Tom Wilson contract – is it too much?
  • Milan Lucic on Spittin’ Chiclets
  • Lebron James opens the I Promise School

 

 

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Intro/Outro Music Artist: Carsie Blanton  Song: Money In The Bank