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Beers in The Lot

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A hockey podcast by four beer league players used to sharing a few beers, hockey opinions, stories, and laughs, in the rink parking lot after their games. They thought others might enjoy their entertaining conversations and the post game atmosphere. They cover professional hockey, junior hockey, college hockey, youth hockey, their local beer leagues, and everything in between. New episodes drop on Wednesdays. Come join, Aaron Michaels aka "A A Ron", Danny Liverette aka "Danny Who?", Eric Rigsby aka "Rigs" or "Riggo", and Jonny Walker aka "J-Wa”, for a couple Beers in The Lot!

A hockey podcast by four beer league players used to sharing a few beers, hockey opinions, stories, and laughs, in the rink parking lot after their games. They thought others might enjoy their entertaining conversations and the post game atmosphere. They cover professional hockey, junior hockey, college hockey, youth hockey, their local beer leagues, and everything in between. New episodes drop on Wednesdays. Come join, Aaron Michaels aka "A A Ron", Danny Liverette aka "Danny Who?", Eric Rigsby aka "Rigs" or "Riggo", and Jonny Walker aka "J-Wa”, for a couple Beers in The Lot!

Location:

United States

Description:

A hockey podcast by four beer league players used to sharing a few beers, hockey opinions, stories, and laughs, in the rink parking lot after their games. They thought others might enjoy their entertaining conversations and the post game atmosphere. They cover professional hockey, junior hockey, college hockey, youth hockey, their local beer leagues, and everything in between. New episodes drop on Wednesdays. Come join, Aaron Michaels aka "A A Ron", Danny Liverette aka "Danny Who?", Eric Rigsby aka "Rigs" or "Riggo", and Jonny Walker aka "J-Wa”, for a couple Beers in The Lot!

Language:

English


Episodes

Weird Tape Jobs and Jon's Issues

5/25/2022
On Episode 93, the Beers in The Lot crew were watching the Florida Panthers get swept by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. They also discussed Nazem Kadri and the Colorado Avalanche and joked around about pregame routines and locker room habits.

Duration:00:42:47

A Luxury RV

5/18/2022
On Episode 92 of Beers in The Lot, Danny, Rigs, and Jonny returned from the Hockey Fights MS tournament in Hershey, PA with stories from the weekend. In addition to that, the guys also discussed the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the inconsistencies in NHL player safety, rules, and supplementary discipline.

Duration:00:34:22

Close Playoffs Series and Recent Firings in the NHL

5/11/2022
On Episode 91 of Beers in The Lot, the guys' full attention is on the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the goings-on around the NHL. They focused on the close series in the Eastern Conference with particular emphasis on the Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning. The BITL crew also discussed the recent firings of former New York Islanders head coach, Barry Trotz and former broadcaster turned Ottawa Senators player development VP, Pierre McGuire.

Duration:00:39:52

An Emmy Award Winning Beer Leaguer Featuring Steve Bamonti

5/4/2022
On Episode 90, the guys were joined by their friend and beer league teammate, Steve "Stan Bamorte" Bamonti. Stan talked about starting hockey as an adult; his TV and video production career; winning two Emmys; and why we all call him Stan.

Duration:00:47:46

Short King Spring

4/27/2022
On Episode 89 of Beers in The Lot, the guys started out discussing the first week of the beer league spring season. Then, they talked about the upcoming Stanley Cup Playoffs focusing on the strong Eastern Conference playoff teams; the Toronto Maple Leafs in particular; and teams who some say should have been in the playoffs but circumstances did not go their way-like the Vegas Golden Knights.

Duration:00:28:11

There Are No Bad Hockey Equipment Managers Featuring Mark Breiter

4/20/2022
On Episode 88, the Beers in The Lot crew welcomed back Mark Breiter as a guest. Breits caught up with the guys on his season as the head equipment manager for Minnesota State University Mavericks women's hockey and assisting on the men's side for the Mavs. He talked about supporting the women's and men's teams during Hockey Day Minnesota in Mankato; the overtime no-goal call in the CCHA Championship and the Mavs eventually winning the Mason Cup after the game was restarted following an hour...

Duration:00:38:48

Hockey Playoffs Bizarro World

4/13/2022
On Episode 87 of Beers in The Lot, the guys discussed superstar Toronto Maple Leafs forward, Auston Matthews approaching 60 goals in the NHL regular season and his sneaky extra skating gears; lamented the Minnesota State University Mavericks' loss to the Denver University Pioneers in the NCAA men's hockey championship; and their observations that regular season trends seem to turn upside down in the playoffs.

Duration:00:39:53

Where Have All the Enforcers Gone?

4/6/2022
Episode 86 finds the Beers in The Lot crew talking about what everyone else has been talking about-Arizona Coyotes forward Jay Beagle going after Anaheim Ducks players, Trevor Zegras and Troy Terry, in a recent game. The guys discussed the role or lack thereof for enforcers in the modern NHL game; what responsibilities players, officials, and the league have in incidents like this; and a similar situation between P.K. Subban, Jack Hughes, and Oliver Wahlstrom in a game between the New...

Duration:00:35:00

It's Championship Season

3/30/2022
On Episode 85 of Beers in The Lot, the guys discussed the exciting NCAA college hockey being played headed into the Frozen Four; the Isobel Cup Final between the Connecticut Whale and Boston Pride; and gave a big shout out to one of their loyal listeners that is helping to grow the game of hockey.

Duration:00:32:22

NHL Trade Deadline Day 2022

3/23/2022
On Episode 84, the crew talked about the NHL trade deadline deals made on Monday including, Claude Giroux to the Florida Panthers, Marc-Andre Fleury to the Minnesota Wild, and Max Domi to the Carolina Hurricanes; and yet another beer league teammate of Jon's scored an empty net goal this week and well, Jon is not happy about it.

Duration:00:28:51

One More Beer - NHL Stars Snapping, Sutter and the Avs, Jack Eichel

3/17/2022
On the first Beers in The Lot bonus episode, One More Beer, Jonny and Rigs discussed Auston Matthews and other NHL stars, snapping on the ice and complaining about recent NHL officiating; Darryl Sutter implying his Calgary Flames team would probably be swept in the first round if they face the Colorado Avalanche as a wild card team in the Stanley Cup Playoffs; and Jack Eichel's comments about the less than warm welcome he received in his return to Buffalo as a Vegas Golden Knights player.

Duration:00:23:33

Hockey Players are all the Same, Only the Accents Change Featuring Gregg Gellman

3/16/2022
On Episode 83, the Beers in The Lot crew is joined by original Old Fat Bald Guys Hockey League goalie, Gregg Gellman. He talked about having fun in the local beer leagues; the OFBG seasonal award for best goaltender named after him-the Gellmanzina; his naval career and serving now in a more diplomatic capacity after starting in the Medical Service Corps; playing hockey in various forms all over the world; working as a local fire captain and paramedic in the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue...

Duration:00:39:52

Health is Wealth

3/9/2022
On Episode 82 of Beers in The Lot, Rigs made his comeback to the podcast after a health scare; he explained what was going on and what he learned from his experience; and the crew tried to get the message across that your health should be a priority and not taken for granted. Intro Music: Scythe In Hell by XTaKeRuX Intro Music License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International(CC BY 4.0)

Duration:00:30:12

You want some too, ref?

3/2/2022
On Episode 81, Jon started us off with his side of the rough stuff from his Monday night game, then as the conversation moved toward Mitch Marner's great fantasy night vs the Red Wings, Daniel and Aaron re-iterated their indifference to the fantasy standings. We broke one of our rules and very briefly touched on non-hockey current events, and rounded things off talking about fast food.

Duration:00:29:17

Maybe We Should Record This

2/23/2022
Episode 80 had a unique start, but Aaron, Danny, and Jon figured it out eventually despite Rigs' absence again. This is probably the last you'll hear us talk about the Olympics for a while, but certainly not the last time we'll rip on Philly and take shots at the Yotes while we talk about other clubs. In this case, it was Montreal. Jon also had a bit to say about his game on Sunday night and the extra room on the ice.

Duration:00:39:08

Overly Olympic Hopeful

2/16/2022
On Episode 79, Aaron, Danny, and Jon were playing a man down without Rigs, but still with plenty of laughs and banter. The men and women's Olympic ice hockey was the topic to start with, before we moved on to MSL taking the reins for the Habs. Nostalgia is fun, so we reminisced about Marty's 2004 Lightning team as well.

Duration:00:35:48

Grow the Game with Exposure, Not 3v3 Empty-Netters

2/9/2022
On Episode 78 of Beers in The Lot, Aaron, Danny, and Jonny recapped their visit to Whitey's Pond at The Gardens Icehouse in Laurel, MD; Rigs and Jonny talked about their big tilt in beer league that ended in OT this week; and all of the guys agreed, one of the best ways to grow the game is through exposure and Women's Olympic Hockey is a great example of that.

Duration:00:31:51

ODR Vagabonds

2/2/2022
Episode 77 starts out with the crew discussing some beer league hockey friends and teammates skating on Carroll Creek in downtown Frederick, MD and making the front page of the local newspaper; then Danny and Jonny talked about the wild, 5 hat trick game their beer league teams played this week; and the whole crew, while less than thrilled with the game times, were pretty excited for men's and women's Olympic hockey getting started this week.

Duration:00:40:32

Health Habits of the Stars

1/26/2022
On Episode 76 of Beers in The Lot, Aaron and Rigs gave the other guys the story on a local pond they skated over the weekend; Jonny brought up the rumor regarding much maligned San Jose Sharks forward, Evander Kane possibly ending up with the Washington Capitals; and discussed the workout, diet, and health habits of some current and historical NHL superstars.

Duration:00:25:12

There is No Hex(tall) on Philly

1/19/2022
Episode 75 of Beers in The Lot, starts out with Jonny proposing an NHL All Star game idea that could motivate bad teams like the Arizona Coyotes to improve; then the guys reviewed Philadelphia Flyers legend, Bobby Clarke's comments implying Ron Hextall ruined Philly during his tenure as general manager; and they talked about potential NHL goalie trades including an interesting one involving Marc-Andre Fleury and the Washington Capitals.

Duration:00:23:21