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Laz and Powers: A show about the Chicago Blackhawks

The Athletic

Some call them the Jordan and Pippen of hockey podcasting. Others, more appropriately, call them the Kane and Toews. They just call themselves Laz and Powers. Back for another season, The Athletic's Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers bring you a twice-weekly, in depth look at everything happening in the world of The Chicago Blackhawks.

Some call them the Jordan and Pippen of hockey podcasting. Others, more appropriately, call them the Kane and Toews. They just call themselves Laz and Powers. Back for another season, The Athletic's Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers bring you a twice-weekly, in depth look at everything happening in the world of The Chicago Blackhawks.

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Some call them the Jordan and Pippen of hockey podcasting. Others, more appropriately, call them the Kane and Toews. They just call themselves Laz and Powers. Back for another season, The Athletic's Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers bring you a twice-weekly, in depth look at everything happening in the world of The Chicago Blackhawks.

Language:

English


Episodes

Thoughts from Jeremy Colliton, Patrick Kane and Dylan Strome as Blackhawks' season comes to a close

5/13/2021
The Blackhawks' season has come to an end, and Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss what came out of exit interviews with Jeremy Colltion, Patrick Kane and Dylan Strome, their thoughts on the this season, and looking ahead to the next. Plus, they answer some of your questions, including breaking down LTIR. Have a question? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:46:50

Answering your Blackhawks questions: the rebuild, Kirby Dach, Collin Delia and more

5/6/2021
As the season winds down, Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers spend an episode answering your questions about the Blackhawks, the rebuild, Kirby Dach, Collin Delia, and more! Have a question? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:52:54

Andrew Shaw retires, Dylan Strome gets scratched, and more

4/26/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss Andrew Shaw's retirement, Dylan Strome being benched, and the playoffs moving out of reach of the playoffs. Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or leave a VM at (714) 759-4529! Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:58

Blackhawks' playoff hopes bleak after loss to the Predators, which defensemen should be playing and more

4/20/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss Monday's loss to the Nashville Predators and how the Blackhawks playoff hopes are slipping away. Also, which defensemen should the team be playing, and the status of the team as they continue their rebuild. Have any questions for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 and leave a voicemail! Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:14

Trade deadline reactions, can the Blackhawks catch up to the Predators, and more

4/14/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the Blackhawks post-trade deadline, Nikita Zadorov, if the Blackhawks will be able to catch up to the Predators in the Central's playoff race, answer your questions and more! Have a question? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:17

Vinnie Hinostroza returns to the Blackhawks, COVID-19 concerns in Vancouver, Max Shalunov and more

4/5/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers talk the return of Vinnie Hinostroza to the Blackhawks, the outbreak of COVID-19 affecting the Vancouver Canucks, and discuss Max Shalunov, before wrapping up by answering your questions! Have a question about the Blackhawks? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or leave a VM at (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:10

Blackhawks fall out of a playoff spot, what's important from here on out with 20 games left?

3/29/2021
The Blackhawks swept the Panthers, then were swept by the Predators, and Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss a team that is currently on the outside looking in for a playoff spot. With twenty games left on the schedule, what is important for this team from here on out? Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at (714) 759-4529! Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:40:15

Blackhawks' current playoff chances, best and worst trade deadline deals in the Bowman era, and more

3/22/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss Kirby Dach's imminent return to the team, what would it mean to get him back sooner rather than later. Also, the team currently out of a playoff spot, but is it realistic for the team to find its way back? With the trade deadline approaching, they discuss the best, and worst, deals in the Bowman era, they answer your listener questions, and more! Have a question? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic:...

Duration:00:43:01

Blackhawks' March regression, the trade deadline, and more

3/16/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the Blackhawks' tough goings in March, are we seeing the real Blackhawks now, or is this due to playing the best teams in the league? Also, as the trade deadline approaches, thoughts about how this may be a quieter year across the league. And in wrapping up, they answer your listener questions. Have a question? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529. Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your...

Duration:00:45:18

Kirby Dach returns to practice, and Brent Seabrook's legacy

3/8/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss Kirby Dach's return to Blackhawks practice Monday morning. Also, after completion of the Tampa Bay series, when does this team start to be held to a higher standard? The two discuss Brent Seabrook memories and his legacy as he hangs up his skates, answer your listener questions, and more. Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:58

Patrick Kane hits 400, Dylan Strome and the trade deadline, and more

3/1/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss Patrick Kane hitting the 400 goal milestone, Alex DeBrincat's recent play, and how the Blackhawks continue to surprise. However, with Tampa coming up, comes the test to show if this team is a contender. Also, Dylan Strome as a potential trade target, and in the mailbag, are faceoff wins something to get hung up about? Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Also, we're looking for your feedback, tell us here:...

Duration:00:39:01

Dylan Strome in concussion protocol, a Blackhawks season assessment, and more

2/22/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the unexpected break the Blackhawks had in their schedule, and why staying on the road is both a positive and a challenge. Also, Dylan Strome enters percussion protocol, and Jeremy Colliton's reaction to Strome speaking up. Also, the duo reviews the team at the 1/3 point of the season, answer your questions, and more! Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic:...

Duration:00:44:24

Recent play, roster decisions as the Blackhawks get healthy and more

2/16/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the recent play of the Blackhawks, and how being competitive helps more than the road to a top-five pick. Also, as players get healthy and prepare to return, tough decisions that will need to be made about the team's roster. Plus, your mailbag questions are answered! Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:38:46

A surprising turnaround after the Blackhawks' rough start

2/10/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the Blackhawks' surprising surge after the team's slow start to the season, the focus on the team's rookies and newcomers, and more. Also, they answer your voicemails and email questions! Have a question for Laz and Powers? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529! Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:14

The Columbus series, Lankinen, Janmark, and more

2/1/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the Blackhawks-Blue Jackets series, and how the team is presently making the most of its depleted roster. Also, Kevin Lankenin is a bright spot, Mattias Janmark's play, the latest with players on the COVID-19 list, and more. Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com or call (714) 759-4529 Save on a subscription to the Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:23

Sweeping the Red Wings, Lankinen's first win and more

1/25/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the Blackhawks' wins over the Detroit Red Wings, and the bright spots for optimism, including goalie Kevin Lankinen's first win. Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com, or call (714) 759-4529! Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:26

Reflecting on the first three games, player development, Adam Boqvist and more

1/18/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Power discuss what they have seen so far from the Blackhawks this season, and the importance of finding the bright spots. Also, concerns about player development this season including Adam Boqvist, some comments from Jeremy Colliton and Connor Murphy, and more. Have a question for the show? Email lazandpowers@gmail.com Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:25

Opening the season vs the Lightning, goaltending, Brent Seabrook and more

1/14/2021
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss covering games from home, the Blackhawks' opening night game vs the Lightning, goalie rotation, Brent Seabrook and more. Save on a subscription to The Athletic: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:27

Camp observations, Andrew Shaw, Duncan Keith and more

1/7/2021
The Blackhawks are back in training camp, and Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss what they have seen so far. They get into Mark's piece about Andrew Shaw's return to the ice after a year, Duncan Keith embracing more of a mentor role, a clogged pipeline on the blueline, Stan Bowman's comments about the future, and more, Subscribe to the Athletic for $3.99/month: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:35

Discussing the absences of Jonathan Toews and Kirby Dach, where does this leave the Blackhawks?

12/29/2020
Mark Lazerus and Scott Powers discuss the news of Jonathan Toews missing Blackhawks training camp and the start of the season. Combined with missing Kirby Dach, where do the Blackhawks go from here? Buy a year of The Athletic, gift a year: theathletic.com/lazandpowers Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:34