Episode Brent Burns (188): SPECIAL GUEST: Anya Battaglino Talks TEAM USA GOLD! Pete is Back! Trades! Brassard to Pittsburgh. TOTW Montreal Canadiens.

We welcome Anya Battaglino back onto the show to discuss the Team USA gold medal and give us an update on the NWHL. Mike had some unique seats at a Leafs-Islanders game this week and Pete’s back to give us the low-down on the Habs as they are featured in this week’s Team of the Week.

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  • Opening Banter – welcome back Pete. Mike gets to sit between benches at Leafs game and gets lots of air time on TSN!8def1d5c-1802-47e2-8980-23a2b2f0f915-getty-922820334
  • Milestones
  • Who’s Hot/ Who’s Not
    • Team USA GOLD
    • NWHL news
  • DOPeS – SHOCKER! NHL misses the boat on Miles Wood suspension.
  • News – Trades / Trades / Trades
    • Brassard to Pittsburgh in convoluted deal
    • Grabner to NJ in trade with Rangers!
  • TOTW – Montreal Canadiens
  • Dale goes down the Rathole – Sherry Bassin

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Intro/Outro Music Artist:  Dropkick Murphys              Song: Shipping Up To Boston



Episode Leo Komarov (147): NHL Says NO to Olympics. Oilers Clinch Playoff Spot! Habs Clinch! Dennis King Clinches! Everybody Clinches!


As the NHL season winds down, Pete and Mike are in good moods as both the Oilers and Canadiens are in.  Connor McDavid is on pace to win the scoring title and quite possible a Hart trophy as well.  The NHL says No to the Olympics. Dennis King joins us again to discuss the Oilers and why he is concerned they may not be as strong as they seem.
  • Pete takes a tumble
  • Oilers and Habs clinch playoff spots
  • NHL: Anaheim Ducks at Edmonton OilersMcDavid rolling at a pace to win the Art Ross
  • Matthews going to get 40
  • NHL says NO to the Olympics
  • Dennis King interview
  • Fan Feedback – Geoff Splendorio / Kimmie Cook
  • US Women’s team reaches a deal with USA Hockey
  • Finland beats Canada in first game of Women’s World Championships
  • TOTW San Jose Sharks

Intro/Outro Music Artist:Pachyderm Song:Ice Cold

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Episode Mel Bridgeman (118):Special Guest Rob Vollman. World Cup starts!

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Episode Summary:

  • Rob Vollman introduces his new book, Stat Shot.
  • Everything you ever wanted to know about stat based metrics but were afraid to ask
  • Stats based arguments for discussions over a beer – best hitters, best shot blockers, best puckstoppers
  • Team effects on goaltender performance
  • Plus minus and Corsi.
  • Rob’s assessment of the Subban / Weber trade
  • Rob’s assessment of Taylor Hall / Adam Larsson trade
  • New wave of data available at World Cup
  • Team USA loses to team Europe in game 1
  • Canada defeats Czech Republic in game 1


Hockey Abstract 

Intro/Outro Music Artist: KieLoBot  Song:Lobo Had a Problem

Episode Jari Kurri (117):Special Guest Randy Uens of Rhino Sports and Play. World Cup of Hockey Exhibition Gets Nasty

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Episode Summary:

  • Pete has some new VO work he can’t tell us about
  • Tornado warnings in the Quinte area
  • Randy Uens @RandyUens tells about Rhino Sports and Play rink @RhinoSportsPlay
  • How Auston Matthews learned to play on small rinks
  • The advantages of the small rink for kids and adults
  • Playing hockey in the UK
  • Quinte Red Devils Minor Midgets
  • World Cup of Hockey – hate team USA
  • Much more truculence than anticipated
  • Team North America looks great
  • Kris Versteeg signs PTO with Oilers

Intro/Outro Music Artist: Blunder Box Song: The Walls Ate My Sister’s Dog

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