So the Washington Capitals are this year's Stanley Cup winners, defeating the 1st year Vegas Golden Knights 4 games to 1. As entertaining as the series was, it's been just as fun to watch Ovi and the Caps celebrate. We also briefly touch on the shake up the Islanders are going through right now.
Did anyone (who isn't completely insane) pick the Capitals vs. the Golden Knights for the finals at the beginning of the season? Or even at the beginning of the playoffs? An unlikely matchup of first year expansion franchise vs perennial playoff chokers who never make it out of the second round. Either way, one of these teams will be taking home their first cup.
(Apologies for background noise, we had a mic issue)
Are some major trades coming to the New York Rangers? How will the Vegas Golden Knights fare in the playoffs? Are the Edmonton Oilers suffering at the hands of some questionable officiating? This and the return of Corey
Will and Corey chat about the first five days of the 2017-2018 NHL season including the appearance of a Nathan Walker from down under, Ovechkin's seven goals in two games, JT Brown's protest and Jaromir Jagr's... age.
The guys recap the conference semifinals before breaking down Pittsburgh vs. Ottawa and Nashville vs. Anaheim.
Storylines are the focus, from Craig Anderson to Mike Sullivan, Pekka Rinne to Randy Carlyle and of course... Emilio Estevez?
Also, props to Arpon Basu. Game on!
Will and Dan keep the hockey podcast train on track, as Nashville wraps up its series with St. Louis. Can the Rangers fight back against the Sens? Do the Capitals have what it takes to get passed the Penguins? What happened in the Oilers romp of the Ducks?
As always, stay tuned for more hockey podcastery.
Caps vs. Pens, Preds vs. Blues, Rangers and Sens, Oilers and Ducks--Will recaps it all with returning guest, Dan.
The injuries pile up, including a bad break for the Pittsburgh Penguins and Sidney Crosby.
What do the Devils do after winning the draft lottery?
Lots more to cover in this episode, as always, stay tuned for more!
For this episode, we recap the first round and preview the second round of the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. The New York Rangers will face the Ottawa Senators, featuring the tale of two centers, Zibanejad and Brassard.
We also get Ovi vs. Sid in the battle of three lettered nicknames. Nashville and Pekka Rinne take on St. Louis and Jake Allen. And the wily Edmonton Oilers face off against the "don't call me might" Ducks of Anaheim.
We also discuss the firing of Buffalo's Coach Bylsma...