Tampa Bay Lightning with one of the best records in history in the regular season lose in 4 straight. Calgary Flames out in 5. In the 4 remaining series, the lower seed is in the lead. PLUS The Prodigal Son returns as Steve Yzerman comes back to Detroit.
Wow. We’re 3 games into the first round and everything is happening already! Kadri is gonna get suspended! Who’s at fault? Blue Jackets destroying the Lightning. Who saw that coming? Islanders have Penguins on the brink!
Dennis King returns to the show to wax poetic about the Oilers’ ineptitude and give us some solutions. As the Tampa Bay Lightning walk away with it this year, we look at whether they are historically good.
Tampa Bay is first team to advance to Conference Final after defeating the Bruins. Mark Allred joins us to tell us all about it. Lou Lamoriello’s GM term ends and he’s not renewed. Tom Wilson gets his comeuppance and Brad Marchand is just gross. All the updates from Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
A strange fine to Ekman-Larsson explained. Tom Dundon puts his GM hiring on hold. We discuss a study into the rate of penalties and the arbitrary nature of NHL refereeing. Team of the Week: Tampa Bay Lightning. Check out www.prostockhockey.com for great pro-return hockey gear.