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Episode 162 - Too Drunk For Hockey

Dani and Nick record a very special episode on location in Phoenix after wrapping up another draft tournament — and they're joined by friend of the show Duffy. The big question of the day is: How drunk is too drunk to play hockey? Settle in for some guest interviews where we put players on the hot seat for missing games this weekend.


Episode 161 – Pop Quiz, Hot Shot

In the past week, Nick was denied the diplomatic immunity he definitely never had, Jay skipped beer league for Foo Fighters, and Brett ponders what teams do off the ice at tourneys. Plus, Nick is a little worried after hearing Tampa cut Jake Dotchin for showing up to training camp 20 lbs overweight, so the crew weighs in on what they think would get them cut. Dani thinks she’s hot shit cause she just took her yearly ref clinic, so she quizzes Nick and April.


Episode 160: Couch Potatoes

April, Dani and Nick plop down on the couch for an extra-relaxed episode because the cameras weren’t rolling this week. Dani’s team got whooped by April’s again and the sub goalie came with a surprise. We dive into a recent By The Numbers blog by listerner Carlo, pointing the finger at which cities are spearing you in the junk with their league fees. What’s a cry/puke bet? Find out if Dani won and what’s at stake for round 2 in Phoenix. Plus, a new Hostile Hockey Interview segment and a...


Episode 159 - Beer League Wedding

It's wedding season and Nick wants every one to know he's available to make your day the most beer leaguey-ist day ever. Nick was asked about officiating a BLT listener's wedding so he uses episode 159 as a try-out for the listeners bride to be. It was such a beautiful ceremony for Jay and Brett. Brett and Jay's honeymoon consists of discussing if hot starts matter for beer league teams and what other beer league sports you should playing. BLT debuts a new segment called ask a beer leaguer...


Episode 158 - Pro Beer Leaguers

Nick and Jay catch up with their team ringer, Matt Moffat, at the Jasper Draft Tournament. Matt who spent time in the AAHA, IHL, and Euro pro leagues talks about the big names he played with, salaries, and gave away some of his teammates' secrets for picking up chicks.


Episode 157 - Beer Smugglers

April and Dani were busy battling each other to the death on the ice this week so Nick is joined by Jay and Brett... yes Brett is still alive. The chatter this week is all about finding ways to smuggle beer into rinks that have a zero alcohol policy. What are your tips/tricks? The boys also touch on the fine line of shutting down your hot stick and beer league mascots. So let's get Gritty with Episode 157.


Episode 156 - The new worst episode

Against all odds, Nick survived the 48-hour CHEL-A-THON in support of veterans' mental health. We are thrilled to announce our fans helped us raise $1,600. Apes kicks off the winter season with a dilemma about whether to let a drunk ass player step on the ice when her team has a short bench. And Dani's adventures in having to cut a bunch of players who tried out for her team is spun into BLT's latest awful idea: Beer League Big Brother - coming to a cable channel near you very soon!*...


Episode 155: Speeding Pacts

What are we mad about this week? April has GM gripes when one of her players plans an exhibition game without telling her. Dani’s recent road trip sparks questions over who has to eat a speeding ticket when teammates carpool, and what the heck is a speeding pact? Nick is hating on refs in a new blog. BUT one thing made us happy – a mystery box arrived from a listener!


Episode 154: The Conspiracy Episode

Dani is pissed after getting back from a tournament where two other teams conspired to keep her team out of the finals. It smells like sabotage, but why? And Nick has some video corroboration for his rant about the worst ref ever. If you’re brave enough, stick around til the end when all three give a taste of their fav dressing room bangers. Warning: there may be some singing.


Episode 153: Beer League Confessions

Better sit down for this one. We get into some of our fans deepest hockey confessions. Let's just say, keep an eye on your shoulder pads, friends. Dani has a confession of her own as she might be poaching one of April's players, and Nick gives an earful on what he thinks is the new Worst Ref in the World (stealing Dani's title).


Episode 152 - Too competitive? Nahhh!

Today we ask: Have you ever caught yourself being way too competitive? Obviously the BLT hosts are 100% calm, cool and collected at all times. No one has ever smashed their sibling's face with a video game controller. No one has ever ended friendships over badminton. Yup, completely well-adjusted, these three. Speaking of video games, hear the latest updates on the upcoming CHEL-A-THON for charity.


Episode 151 - Good Guy Ringer vs Bad Guy Ringer

Is there such a thing as a good guy ringer? This week we talk about whether all ringers ruin the game or if there are some mysterious ringer unicorns who aren’t dicks. Dani shares her highlights from the Vancouver Draft Tournament – and there may be a waterslide that was violated. Plus, Nick is about to blow your mind with our new contest where we PAY YOUR LEAGUE FEES! (mind = blown).


Episode 150 – Let them eat cake!

Holy shit, 150 episodes and still rolling. We’d like to thank the fans. You’re the nicest dozen people we’ve (maybe) met and without your support, we would have even less self-esteem than we do now. So watch us eat cake and talk about the favourite people we’ve played hockey with. And Nick is really getting into this Twitch thing so check out the Facebook event for his CHEL-A-THON coming up in September.


Episode 149 - Just A Shorty

This week's episode is coming at you quick and dirty so Nick can book it to his 6:30pm hockey game. Who plays this early?! The hosts are ripe for some ranting after an online discussion about big hockey companies stealing videos from little guys - without credit. Plus, BLT asks: If there's a cash prize in a charity tournament, should you be expected to donate the winnings? And Dani shows off her new gloves she won in the Warrior VIP program.


Episode 148 - Podcast Porn

Episode 148 – Podcast Porn Still lurking around April’s basement, the BLT crew has a few new ideas to generate some income for the show. After that, it’s QUESTION DAY! Nick, April and Dani answer a kajillion questions fans wrote in on Facebook. Find out who’s been suspended, what gear everyone loves, and how these three like to deal with ringers (hint: Dani makes things worse).


Episode 147 - April’s Basement

Why no episode last week? We’ve been trapped in April’s basement. Or maybe it’s because Nick and April were in Seattle for another draft tourney and Dani’s a lazy butt who refused to just make an episode herself. If you can find it in your heart to forgive her, check out this episode about science, poop and blazing trails. Plus, the UNBOXING of our shiny new Warrior #QREdge sticks! Thanks Warrior Hockey for the invite back to the #WarriorVIP program for 2018 #GainTheEdge


Beer League Talk Interviews - Matt Donovan

Nick chatted with Oklahoma's only born and bred NHL hockey player ( and owner) Matt Donovan. Nick and Matt chat about how in the world an Oklahoman made the NHL. What it’s like playing (and winning gold) for your country. Matt's thoughts on where ex- teammate Tavares will sign and playing with consensus 2018 #1 overall Rasmus Dahlin. Matt gives his best locker room story and his experience in Beer League Hockey. Lastly we touch on how Matt is giving back to the game...


Episode 146: Who is Shaquille O'Teal?

This week, we’re talking about the best beer league team names, rules we’d like to steal from other sports, and the shittiest hockey carpools we’ve ever had — of course you won’t be surprised when Nick gets literal with that last one. Plus, hear an excerpt from Nick’s interview with pro hockey player and fellow Oklahoman Matt Donovan.


Episode 145 – Shower Compliments

This episode attempts to answer three monumental questions: - Is soccer practice ever more important than a hockey game? - Is there such a thing as a sub who isn’t a freeloading POS? - Is it ever ok to compliment your teammates in the shower?


Episode 144 – Back Wax and Poop Texts

Why does April have poop PTSD? Why does Nick hate 20-year-olds? Will Nick let Dani wax a #10 into his back? The answers to all these pressing questions and more on this episode. Plus, episode 3 of Hostile Hockey Interviews is finally released, with April and Dani barging their way onto benches at the 2018 Walleye Chop.