Round 1 is complete and it’s the year of the underdog. With the Leafs bowing out early, is Mike Babcock done as Leafs’ Head Coach? Will Dubas be able to sign Marner and if so, what will he cost? Controversy in the San Jose / Vegas series. We look at the Round 2 series.
Bob Nicholson blames Tobias Rieder for the Oilers lack of success this year. What does this tell us about the Oilers’ management’s line of thinking? Elliotte Friedman chooses Toronto to troll this week by speculating on issues between Mike Babcock and Kyle Dubas.
In this episode we discuss the tight playoff battle in the East, and speculate on the Hart, Calder and Adams trophies. Mike attended the Leafs / Blackhawks game and enjoyed the chess match between Babcock and Quenneville.
Pete discusses One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Playoff battles heating up – down to 3/4 teams in East and 3 in West
Oilers win 3 in a row, including back to back 7 goal games and are pretty much in playoffs (knock on wood)
Brad Marchand on incredible run and this prompts discussion on who will win the Hart trophy