Episode Tim Horton (207): John Tavares is a Leaf! Seriously.


After an incredibly tense June 30 and morning of July 1, the Toronto Maple Leafs announced that they had won the John Tavares Sweepstakes. Tavares took less money to play for his hometown team.

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We discuss what this means for the Leafs, for the Islanders and lots of other signings in this week’s episode.

 

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  • Cottage country
  • How Tavares became a Maple Leaf
  • Islanders reactions
  • Lamoriello – what now?
  • Doughty negotiates his own deal and saves millions
  • Kovalchuk signs with LA
  • Oilers stay reasonably quiet.
  • Plenty of other signings to discuss
  • Rathole

 

Intro/Outro Music Artist: Alice Cooper  Song: School’s Out

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Episode Maxim Afinogenov (161):SPECIAL GUEST Drew Pabhsky from Broadstreet Bully Podcast. McDavid an Oiler for 9 years!


Mike welcomes Drew Pabhsky back to discuss the Flyers off-season work as well as other free agent signings around the league.  Connor McDavid is an Oiler for 9 more years! Also, does the structure of the latest contracts tell us something about the NHLPA’s strategy going into the end of this CBA?

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  • Mike back from Idaho and Drew talks Lewis and Clarkmcdavid-oilers-white-jersey
  • Connor McDavid signs for $12.5MM AAV
  • Will Draisaitl sign an offer sheet
  • Flyers – Nolan Patrick, Jordan Weal, Brian Elliott, Braden Schenn trade
  • Structure of deals indicates players getting ready for another lockout
  • Lots of summer banter

 

  • Intro/Outro Music Artist: Snerly  Song: Canadian Summer Groove

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ScuttlePuck Episode 5: Free Agency


Pete and I discuss the trades and Free Agent signings that happened over the past week.

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ScuttlePuck Episode 4 is Up!


Check it out – I was vacationing in sunny Sonoma California and took some time away from wine tastings and sitting around the pool to do a podcast.  It was before the UFA frenzy but Pete proved prescient.  Check it out here: Scuttlepuck