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The Blackhawks Talk Podcast takes you inside the dressing room of the Madhouse on Madison. Go behind the reasons of the latest line change, and what to expect from the team on the ice, and in the front office. Featuring Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, Adam Burish, Jamal Mayers and Steve Konroyd.

The Blackhawks Talk Podcast takes you inside the dressing room of the Madhouse on Madison. Go behind the reasons of the latest line change, and what to expect from the team on the ice, and in the front office. Featuring Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, Adam Burish, Jamal Mayers and Steve Konroyd.

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The Blackhawks Talk Podcast takes you inside the dressing room of the Madhouse on Madison. Go behind the reasons of the latest line change, and what to expect from the team on the ice, and in the front office. Featuring Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, Adam Burish, Jamal Mayers and Steve Konroyd.

Language:

English


Episodes

Blackhawks lose 6-3 to Oilers in Game 2

8/4/2020
In game 2 of the best of five series between the Hawks and Oilers, the good guys took a step back and loss 6-3. Host Pat Boyle is joined by Blackhawks analyst Steve Konroyd as they discuss the lost, the play of the Hawks, and what needs to change for the Blackhawks to win game 3. (1:00) - Connor McDavid had a great comeback game (7:52) - Breaking down the play of Olli Määttä (12:00) - Missed opportunities to score for the Hawks (16:46) - Adjustments for the Hawks

Duration:00:22:21

Interim President Danny Wirtz on the NHL Bubble and the Hawks playoff run

8/3/2020
Host Pat Boyle and Hawks insider Charlie Roumeliotis are joined by Blackhawks interim President Danny Wirtz as they discuss the Hawks in the NHL Bubble. They also dive into the chances of making Danny permanent President of the Hawks, the state of Stan Bowman and Jermey Colliton with the Hawks, and why the organization chose to stick with the Blackhawks logo while under pressure to change it. (1:15) - The pressure of game 1 vs the Oilers (8:27) - Restructuring the front office and the...

Duration:00:24:41

Blackhawks rout Oilers in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Qualifiers

8/1/2020
As the season restarts, the Blackhawks took on the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday in game 1 of the best 5 series and won 6-4. Host Pat Boyle is joined by former Blackhawk and analyst Jamal Mayers as they discuss the big win in game one, the performance of Corey Crawford, and what should be expected in game 2 on Monday. (1:00) - Young Hawks team came back from an early penalty (6:30) - The play of Brandon Saad in game one (12:00) - Corey Crawford played well even though he didn't practice a...

Duration:00:21:30

Jonathan Toews on the restart and Oilers series

7/31/2020
The Hawks begin their playoff run on Saturday and under the unique circumstances they have a shot. Host Pat Boyle is joined by Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews as they discuss the upcoming series vs the Oilers, will the Hawks be able to depend on Corey Crawford who hasn't practiced much with the team, and will Toews continue to use his platform for social justice. Later on in the pod, Charlie Roumeliotis and Scott King discuss the interview and their biggest takeaways. (1:10) - What is life...

Duration:00:27:20

Blackhawks vs Blues exhibition game recap

7/30/2020
The Blackhawks played their one and only exhibition game before taking on the Edmonton Oilers and won 4-0. Host Pat Boyle is joined by Blackhawks analyst Steve Konroyd to recap the game, what did the veteran Corey Crawford look like in his first game action, and are the Hawks prepared to take on the Oilers starting this Saturday. (1:20) - Surprised Corey Crawford looked good without any practice? (5:45) - Lineup changes that were different from training camp (10:00) - Hawks performance on...

Duration:00:26:02

The return of Corey Crawford

7/28/2020
Host Pat Boyle is joined by Charlie Roumeliotis and Scott King to discuss the long awaited return of Hawks goalie Corey Crawford and debate if he is physically ready to play hockey again after a long lay-off. Later on in the podcast they report updates as the Hawks are in Edmonton getting prepared to face the Oilers. The crew also dives into the Hub city setup and a look into how the Hawks matchup vs the Oilers. (1:03) - Corey Crawford returns to the Hawks after dealing with...

Duration:00:29:24

Still no Crawford and no Seabrook on the playoff roster

7/24/2020
As the at home practices wrap up for the week, Hawks go-to goalie Corey Crawford is still a no show. Pat Boyle, Scott King, and Charlie Roumeliotis discuss what they think is happening and will he even be ready to go if he does travel with the team. The crew also goes over Jeremy Colliton's decision to leave Stanley Cup champion Brent Seabrook off the playoff roster and what does it mean for his future with the Hawks. (1:50) - Still no Corey Crawford and Game 1 is next Saturday (6:50) -...

Duration:00:38:45

Blackhawks are hopeful Corey Crawford will ready

7/21/2020
Pat Boyle is joined by Scott King and Charlie Roumeliotis, to discuss the comments from Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman on how the team is dealing with Corey Crawford while he is labeled as unfit to play at this time and the chances he joins the team before they head to Edmonton. The crew also discusses how Jonathan Toews is adjusting to coming back to play and the part he played in helping the return to play negotiations. (1:10) - Stan Bowman speaks to the media on Corey Crawford (10:30) -...

Duration:00:39:06

Will Crawford be ready to play & a new look Kirby Dach

7/17/2020
With the matchup vs the Edmonton Oilers getting closer, will Corey Crawford, after being deemed unfit to play, be ready for a high intensity playoff matchup? The Blackhawks Talk crew of Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, and Scott King discuss and give updates into a possible timetable for Crawford. The guys also talk about Kirby Dach, who has taken advantage of the long layoff and has looked great in practice, and the Calder Cup finalist Dominik Kubalik and his chances of winning the...

Duration:00:35:53

Corey Crawford deemed "unfit to play" by the Blackhawks

7/14/2020
Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford was not in practice as the Hawks prepare to play the Edmonton Oilers and was deemed "unfit to play" according to the Blackhawks coach Jeremy Colliton and GM Stan Bowman. Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, and Scott King discuss what does the new term in the NHL "unfit to play" means and will Crawford be able to get ready before the matchup vs the Oilers. Later on, the crew gives their thoughts on what they saw from Hawks practice and what Brent Seabrook looked...

Duration:00:30:47

Former Blackhawk Doug Wilson didn't expect to be in the Hall of Fame

7/10/2020
Pat Boyle is joined by former Blackhawk and now Hall of Famer Doug Wilson as they discuss Wilson's surprise at being inducted, his experience with Blackhawk great Stan Mikita when he was a rookie, and was he prepared to give up hope on making it into the Hall of Fame. (1:32) - Doug on being shocked he made the Hall of Fame (5:40) - Was Doug ready to give up on making the Hall of Fame (6:56) - Doug on his strong relationship with Stan Mikita (13:16) - Was it tough not getting to a...

Duration:00:20:58

Blackhawks vs Oilers matchup & a chance at the number 1 pick

7/7/2020
The Blackhawks' next matchup when the NHL returns is against the Edmonton Oilers, but are the Hawks at a disadvantage this time around? Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, and Scott King discuss the matchup as the Hawks prepare. The crew also discusses the possibility that the Hawks may get the #1 overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, and the new collective bargaining agreement that is closed to being signed by the players and owners. (1:30) - Edmonton Oilers vs Chicago Blackhawks (8:00) -...

Duration:00:36:42

Keeper of the Cup Philip Pritchard on his frequent visits to Chicago

7/3/2020
During the 2010s campaign of the Blackhawks the Stanley Cup visited the city of Chicago 3 times and no one knows the details of those visits like Keeper of the Cup Philip Pritchard does. Host Pat Boyle is joined by Pritchard as they discuss his frequent trips to Chicago during the championship runs, why was they Cup late arriving to the 2015 championship and other stories of the Cup's adventures with the Blackhawks. (1:14) - Missing Cup during the 2015 championship (8:12) - Reasons why the...

Duration:00:28:17

Hockey Hall of Fame voter Brian Burke HATES the NHL draft lottery

6/30/2020
Pat Boyle and Charlie Roumeliotis are joined by the super opinionated Brian Burke to discuss the Hall of Fame voting, his issues with how the draft lottery was done, and his beef with Artemi Panarin. (1:10) - Burke explains why the draft lottery is a "disgrace" (6:18) - Burke explains the Hall of Fame voting process (12:58) - Burke calls the 1999 NHL draft the worst draft ever (16:55) - Does the return to play format work (21:45) - Burke takes issue with Artemi Panarin's comments on the...

Duration:00:26:35

Marián Hossa on making it to the Hall of Fame

6/26/2020
Former Blackhawk and multiple Stanley Cup champion Marián Hossa has been voted as a first-ballot Hall of Famer. Host Pat Boyle is joined by Hossa as they discuss what it means to be a Hall of Famer, how he got there, and his career in the NHL. Later on, Pat is joined by Charlie Roumeliotis and Scott King to discuss Hossa's career and provide perspective on what Hossa has meant to the Blackhawks and they get into Doug Wilson getting into the Hall of Fame as well. (1:11) - 1 on 1 with Hall of...

Duration:00:44:01

Will the recent COVID-19 outbreak stall the NHL return

6/23/2020
With the recent outbreak the return to play amongst the leagues may stall. Host Pat Boyle, is joined by Charlie Roumeliotis, Scott King, and Nick Gismondi to discuss the return to play plan for the NHL, will Chicago be one of the host cities still, and will Marian Hossa be voted into the Hall of Fame. (1:08) - 11 players have tested positive for COVID-19 in the NHL as teams return to play (6:20) - Players and the league still negotiating health and safety rules for the return to...

Duration:00:36:34

Chicago could be a host city when the NHL season returns

6/19/2020
The NHL is narrowing down host cities to restart the season and there's a good chance Chicago could be one of them. The NBCS Chicago Blackhawks content team of Slavko Bekovic, Charlie Roumeliotis, Scott King, and Nick Gismondi, discuss the benefits and drawbacks of Chicago hosting the NHL, the other cities that will host, and as it enters day 100 of no hockey, what does the crew remember about the last day of hockey. (2:48) - The chances Chicago can be a hub city for the NHL (10:26) - The...

Duration:00:35:04

Paul Konerko, Ryan Dempster talk Blackhawks dynasty

6/16/2020
It's a cross-sport edition of the Blackhawks Talk Podcast as a pair of former Chicago baseball All-Stars join to talk about their love of hockey and their perspective of the Blackhawks dynasty during their time playing in Chicago. First, Ryan Dempster shares stories of his wild night partying with the Stanley Cup in 2010 and his incredible feat on the diamond the next day. Then, Konerko discusses a pair of drought-ending championships in Chicago, comparing his 2005 White Sox title to the...

Duration:00:31:19

Patrick Kane pumps the brakes on July 10th training camp date

6/12/2020
After the NHL announced formal training camps would begin on July 10th as part of Phase 3 of the Return To Play protocol, Patrick Kane told the media to be cautious of dates being thrown around and that there was still plenty to be agreed upon between the league and the players. Pat Boyle, Charlie Roumeliotis, Scott King and Nick Gismondi break down Kane's comments and discuss the hurdles the NHL still faces before resuming play. Plus, the Blackhawks made Stan Bowman, Jeremy Colliton, Alex...

Duration:00:35:09

Doc Emrick and Eddie Olczyk relive the 2010 Stanley Cup Final

6/9/2020
It’s been 10 years since Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks ended their 49-year Stanley Cup drought in the 2010 Stanley Cup Final. NBC Sports’ Doc Emrick and Eddie Olczyk join host Pat Boyle to discuss the magnitude of the series, the intensity of the series both on and off the ice, and ask where exactly the Cup-clinching puck went? Plus, Doc and Edzo recall what they saw (or didn’t see) as Kane slipped the game-winner past Michael Leighton and the mass confusion that happened after the...

Duration:00:32:55