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6 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Arpon Basu. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Arpon Basu, often where they are interviewed.

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6 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Arpon Basu. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Arpon Basu, often where they are interviewed.

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Arpon Basu - August 21, 2020

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AJ and Gord are joined by The Athletic's Arpon Basu to discuss the Canadiens/Flyers series, they also look at the cross check that Brendan Gallagher took from Matt Niskanen that led to a one game suspension.
Aug 21 2020 · 14mins
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FHFH 93 | Atlantic | with George Richards, Arpon Basu, and Lance Lysowski

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In part two of our Atlantic preview, we are joined with George Richards of The Panthers Pressbox to talk some Cats, Arpon Basu of the Athletic Montreal to talk some Habs, and Lance Lysowski to talk Sabres.

Jun 10 2020 · 1hr 11mins
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No. 284 - 31 Beats: Montreal Canadiens, ft. Arpon Basu

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In the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast's 31 Beats series, Elan and Brian are on a league-wide odyssey to explore the fantasy present and future landscapes of each of the NHL's 31 teams, gathering info by interviewing the people who know them best: beat writers!

In this episode Elan is joined by the Editor-in-Chief of The Athletic Montréal and Athlétique Montréal Arpon Basu to talk about the Montreal Canadiens' rocky 2019/20 season and what to expect moving forward. Topics discussed include:

  • What caused the Habs to fall off after a strong start?
  • How ingrained is the top line of Danault/Tatar/Gallagher?
  • Is Tatar really a 70+ point player now?
  • Does Max Domi have a future in Montreal if he wants to play center?
  • Has Drouin turned over a new leaf?
  • How excited should we be about Suzuki?
  • When will Kotkaniemi get a crack at the top 6?
  • Could Caufield crack the team next season?
  • What was with that whole thing where Weber was maybe retiring but then played later that week?
  • Can Petry continue to keep getting better?
  • Who's to blame for Carey Price's fall off, Price or the Habs?
  • Who's going to back up Price next season?
  • and more!

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Players discussed on this episode include Jonathan Drouin, Phllip Danault, Brendan Gallagher, Max Domi, Nick Suzuki, Ilya Kovalchuk, Jesperi Kotkaniemi, Cole Caufield, Shea Weber, Jeff Petry, Carey Price, Vasili Demchenko, Cayden Primeau and more.

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May 24 2020 · 1hr 10mins
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Season 3 Episode 43 - Speaking Of Hashbrowns (Arpon Basu)

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As usual, the pandemic continues on, and so does the Habby Hour! For this episode we are very pleased to have Arpon Basu on to talk Habs! A little. In reality we cover a wide range of topics, including McDonalds breakfast as children, and random commercial jingles. But! When we did get to the topic of the Habs, we spent some time discussing the newly minted contract for Vasili Demchenko, Steve Mason, The Athletic Montreal's fan vote, and a bit on Tomas Plekanec! April 27, 2020.


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Apr 28 2020 · 1hr 11mins
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S1E13 - Episode 13: Arpon Basu stops by

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The boys are back this week with an all new episode! Topics this week include Andrei Markov's retirement announcement, various Alexander Romanov reports, a great conversation with The Athletic's Arpon Basu, and much more!
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Apr 17 2020 · 1hr 25mins
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16. The Future of Game Recaps & The Athletic Montreal ft. Arpon Basu

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Arpon Basu (@ArponBasu) is the Editor-in-Chief of The Athletic Montreal. Prior to his latest gig, he spent the last few years as a Managing Editor of and as a contributing writer for He’s also written for the Canadian Press, the Montreal Gazette, and CTV Montreal. We had the pleasure of having Basu speak to us about being in charge of Montreal’s incarnation of The Athletic, as well as some other major sports stories from the past month.

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Apr 30 2018 · 1hr 12mins