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Josh Gratton

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SportsMatterz | Being a Hockey Enforcer with Josh Gratton

SportsEpreneur | Sports, Entrepreneurship, Mental Health

What is it like to be a hockey enforcer in all leagues including the NHL? And what’s the impact on the athlete’s mental health? This SportsMatterz podcast episode features former hockey player Josh Gratton talking about what it was like to be a hockey enforcer and all that it meant towards playing time, making a ... Read more The post SportsMatterz | Being a Hockey Enforcer with Josh Gratton appeared first on SportsEpreneur.


13 Jan 2022

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Best of Season 2: Part 1 - Ben Raby, Josh Gratton and Andrew Takacs

Chirpin' DMV

Part one of our three part best of season two series. We've got Caps Radio analyst Ben Raby who talks Caps, his book, and some good road trip stories. We've also got Potomac Patriots and former NHL player and AHL champion Josh Gratton. Finally, we've got Amarillo Bulls and former DeMatha goalie Andrew Takacs. 

1hr 49mins

15 Jun 2021

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Episode 13: Josh Gratton, Former Philadelphia Flyers and Phoenix Coyotes Left Winger


Nasty Knuckles welcomes on Josh Gratton!  Josh, a longtime fan-favorite in Philadelphia, was teammates with co-host Riley Cote for the Phantoms 2005 Calder Cup run and had stints with the Flyers and Coyotes. Nasty Knuckles is an original show created by co-hosts, Riley Cote and Derek  "Nasty" Settlemyre.  The show will feature a mix of interviews, never before heard story-telling, hockey-talk, and maybe some pranks...The guys will bring in some of the biggest names in the hockey world all for your enjoyment! Make sure to check back every Monday as the guys release a new episode weekly! ► Nasty Knuckles Linktree: https://linktr.ee/NastyKnuckles ► Follow the show on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NastyKnuckles ► Follow Riley Cote on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rileycote32 ► Follow Riley Cote on Instagram: https://instagram.com/rileycote32 ► Follow Derek Settlemyre on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dnastyworld ► Follow Derek Settlemyre on Instagram: https://instagram.com/dnastyworld

1hr 20mins

9 Mar 2021

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Episode 79 - Josh Gratton, Alex Grose & Joe LaCour

Chirpin' DMV

DMV... We're backkkkkk. Welcome to season 2 of the local puck episodes, coming at you every Friday night of the seasons. Today we're joined by Josh Gratton, coach of the Potomac Patriots and former NHL'er and 2x Calder Cup Champ. We break down the Gens, Whalers, and PPATS start in the USPHL and talk some Maryland Black Bear commits and results. We're also joined by our guy Alex Grose from George Mason, Tour VA, and PW Ice, and the MSHL Commissioner Joe LaCour, who breaks down how the league is handling COVID.

1hr 39mins

8 Jan 2021

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BEHIND THE GEAR Episode 112: Josh Gratton – 16 year professional career – NHL, AHL, KHL, Europe

Behind the Gear

How bad do you want it…30 fights in 36 games bad! It was a great to catch up with Josh Gratton, he’s a great person who’s had to battle for every opportunity that he’s earned throughout his hockey journey. Josh was un-drafted to the OHL where he played 3 years, he was un-drafted to the NHL where he played over 80 games and went on to play over 15 years of professional hockey. Josh talks about his hockey journey and some of the lessons he learned along the way, he shares some great insight into his evolution from a young Jr player to a true professional. It’s no secret that Josh’s work ethic is unparalleled, that combined with his team first mentality and willingness to defend teammates gave him small opportunities that he took full advantage of. Josh opens up about the cost of being a tough player and how concussions and mental health eventually caught up to him. He discuss’ the stigma around mental health and the roller coaster ride it can take you on. He shares some great coping methods that he uses to help him keep his mental and physical health in check. I always love chatting with Josh, he’s an awesome guy who always has some thoughtful pieces of advice. We hope you enjoy the episode!

1hr 6mins

2 Dec 2020

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Spittin' Chiclets Episode 308: Featuring Brian Burke + Josh Gratton

Spittin Chiclets

On episode 308 of Spittin’ Chiclets the guys are joined by Brian Burke and Josh Gratton. Burkie joined (02:51) to talk about NHL free agency, why he hates the NHL draft lottery, what needs to be done for next season and tons more. The guys are then joined by Josh Gratton (01:00:12) to talk about his career in the NHL, why he is so tough, post career and a bunch more.

1hr 46mins

26 Nov 2020

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Band Together Podcast Ep #19 - Josh Gratton

The Bandtogether Podcast

In this episode we have the privilege of speaking with professional hockey journeyman Josh Gratton. Josh’s successful hockey career included an AHL Calder Cup Championship in 2005, NHL stops in Philadelphia and Phoenix as well as time in Russia, Finland and the United Kingdom. Never one to shy away from a physical altercation or fight, Josh discusses his struggles dealing with multiple concussions throughout his career and how they ultimately affected his mental health. Josh reflects on the impact of yoga, physical fitness and diet on coping and managing his health. Listen as Josh discusses the freedom he has experienced from shame and inner pain through vulnerably sharing his story!


9 Aug 2020

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Episode 66. Former NHL Josh Gratton

Dusty Dimes

Talking with Josh about his career --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dustydimes/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dustydimes/support


4 Aug 2020

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Off The Puck with Josh Gratton, retired professional hockey player - HILARIOUS

Off The Puck Hockey

Finesy takes the training wheels off the new co-host Adam Styles and interviews retired pro hockey player Josh Gratton. Josh is a great story teller and also touched on some dark times in his past. Gratts talks about fighting some of the toughest players in the game, how it affected his mentality entering the game and how Josh fell in love with the game. This episode is entertaining for everyone!


27 Jul 2020

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RAV | Discussing the Struggles of Life After Hockey with Josh Gratton

SportsEpreneur | Sports, Entrepreneurship, Mental Health

Transitioning to life after a sport that you’ve spend your life in can be tough. Josh Gratton knows all about the struggles that this transition can bring. In this episode of the RAV Podcast Series, Jake chats with professional hockey player, Josh Gratton.  On this episode, Jake had former NHL player Josh Gratton join him ... Read more The post RAV | Discussing the Struggles of Life After Hockey with Josh Gratton appeared first on SportsEpreneur.


16 Jul 2020