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Clappercast Episode 28: Sour Grapes

This week, Burke and Sean tackle the recent firing of Don Cherry from Sportsnet due to comments made on his Coach's Corner segment over the weekend, discuss Nick Foligno's suspension for his hit on Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, the dominating play by the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders, and the turnaround in Dallas. We also touch on Mike Babcock's goalie utilization tactics and what about Leon Draisaitl's game is helping him succeed this season.


Clappercast Episode 27: McDavid is a Product of Draisaitl?

This week, Sean discusses the Toews Schedule proposed by Dom Luszczyszyn in a recent Athletic article, the early season success of Leon Draisaitl, Adam Lowry's latest controversial hit, the slumbering San Jose Sharks, Milan Lucic's suspension, and the surging Canucks and Islanders. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 26: Toronto Falling Leafs

Burke and Sean start off with the NHL Heritage Classic results and discuss some recent news for Russian forwards, Vladimir Tarasenko and Evgeni Malkin. The guys then discuss the highs and lows of the week of the NHL featuring the Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Islanders, Carter Hart and David Pastrnak. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 25: The Dallas Black Holes

Burke and Sean discuss the hottest teams, including the Buffalo Sabres and Edmonton Oilers, and some trending players, like Quinn Hughes, of week 2 of the NHL season. They also discuss the not so hot teams...such as the Dallas Stars.


Clappercast Episode 24: Hynes on the Hotseat

Burke and Sean discuss the hot start of the Colorado Avalanche, Edmonton Oilers and Buffalo Sabres during week two of the NHL regular season. They also go over the icy cold start of the New Jersey Devils and what it means for the team going forward. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 23: Do Sharks Hibernate?

Just under a week into the 2019-2020 NHL season, Burke and Sean discuss the early results and story-lines of the league so far. It's a little early in the season for report cards, but they go over who's had a hot start, which players have looked good and which teams have room for improvement. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 22: 2019-2020 NHL Season Preview & Predictions Show

The boys are back with some predictions about the upcoming NHL season! Burke and Sean give their divisional winner and Stanley Cup predictions! They take their best shot on who will win some individual awards this season and some surprises & breakout years we may see around the league. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 21: NHL Free Agent Frenzy

Is it the offseason already? We're back and in this episode of the podcast, Burke and Sean review and rate the major trades and free agent signings across the NHL since the end of the playoffs. We give our take on who looks better and who looks worse going into the 2019-2020 NHL season with the moves made so far. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 20: Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues

In this episode, Burke and Sean recap the end to the thrilling 2019 Stanley Cup Finals that saw the St. Louis Blues triumph over the Boston Bruins. We talk about some big plays, impressive and disappointing players, the state of reviews and officiating in relation to these playoffs, and our thoughts on how the series played out. We also begin touching on the upcoming offseason and some of the big storylines heading into the summer. See more episodes on our site: Follow us...


Clappercast Episode 19: 2019 Stanley Cup Finals Games 1-4

In this episode, Burke and Sean cover the beginning of the 2019 Stanley Cup Finals looking at the highs and the lows, the good and the bad, and the boring and edge of your seat exciting! We discuss the play of Jordan Binnington, Jake Debrusk, Vince Dunn, and the impact of Matt Grzelcyk and Zdeno Chara's injuries on the Bruins' chances of winning.


Clappercast Episode 18: The 2019 Stanley Cup Finals

Join in this episode to get a recap of the Eastern Conference Finals and Western Conference Finals, some of the reasons why the Boston Bruins are so good, the potentially difficult summer ahead for the San Jose Sharks, my thoughts on the rumours that Dave Tippett will be the next head coach of the Edmonton Oilers, and most importantly, a preview and predictions of the upcoming 2019 Stanley Cup Finals featuring the Boston Bruins versus the St. Louis Blues! See more episodes on our site:...


Clappercast Episode 17: NHL Stanley Cup Conference Finals Preview

In this episode, Sean and Burke discuss the round two results of the NHL playoffs. They also give their best uneducated guess on what will happen in the conference finals. The guys also discuss the recent hirings of Alain Vigneault and Ken Holland and the battle of Brad Marchand vs. Canadian media.


Clappercast Episode 16: 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 2 Preview

After the craziness that was the first round of the 2019 NHL Playoffs, we recorded a bonus episode this week to recap the last few series' from the first round and preview the second round of the playoffs. Tune in to get out picks, predictions, and analysis of more exciting playoff hockey! See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 15: What Even are Top Seeds?

In this episode Burke and Sean discuss the surprising results of Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Islanders vs. Pittsburgh Penguins and Colorado Avalanche vs. Calgary Flames. They also discuss the St. Louis Blues vs Winnipeg Jets series and the remaining ongoing first round series in the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 14: The Columbus Bracket Destroyers

Burke and Sean start this episode by discussing the surprising results of the NHL Draft Lottery. Or, not so surprising thanks to lottery ball specialist Taylor Hall. Following that they talk about all things NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs by going over each series. They speak about the value of #grit in playoffs and the importance of camaraderie and leadership on teams. In their conversation they touch upon which teams have performed better or worse than expected, the surprising early results of...


Clappercast Episode 13: NHL Playoff Preview

Sean and Burke discuss the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs match-ups and make predictions of how the series will play out and who could be a difference maker in each series. They also go over the 2018-2019 season in review and the upcoming draft lottery odds. They go over some season end awards, noteworthy events and the NHL news of the last week of the season. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 12: #theCode

In episode 12 Burke and Sean discuss the tightening playoff race following the Montreal Canadiens/Columbus Blue Jackets and Colorado Avalanche/Arizona Coyotes' games, Paul Byron fighting Mackenzie Weegar and how it relates to "the fighter's code", Don Cherry's shooting percentage on some of his asinine comments (and how he might actually be right for once), and Doughty's comments on Matthew Tkachuk, Brent Burns, and Mark Giordano. They also discuss the Norris trophy and congratulate Ovechkin...


Clappercast Episode 11: Melnyk's Meltdown

Burke and Sean discuss the ongoing drama with the Ottawa Senators, #blametoby and Bob Nicholson's absurd comments about his team. They check in on the wild card race, and "drama" in Toronto between Babcock and Dubas. They wrap it up with the Washington Capitals' White House visit.


Clappercast Episode 10

The boys talk about NHL playoff races, best jerseys in the league, the Toronto Maple Leafs' struggles, the Calgary Flames' insane third period stats, and more DOPS wheel of justice spins. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!


Clappercast Episode 9

In this episode of the Clappercast the guys discuss the playoff races in both the Western and Eastern Conferences. They also speak about the recent suspensions of Jakub Voracek and Jack Eichel and the questionable decisions of the Department of Player Safety. Burke and Sean also talk about some career milestones and about the life and legacy of Ted Lindsay. See more episodes on our site: Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!