Rank #1: S2 Ep. 1 - We're Back
We're back! A new season and even though we're mid way through we look back on some of the top story lines from the first half of the season and what went right and what went very wrong for some teams. Justin Williams is back in Carolina and we talk about what that means and his impact. What's going on in Nashville... Plus some hockey betting talk and Nick and AQ give their 5 most under appreciated players from the last decade.
Jan 08 2020
Rank #2: Ep. 10 - No Lead is Safe w/Pat McAfee
The San Jose Sharks and Las Vegas Golden Knights put on one of the most incredible, remarkable, and memorable game 7 performances in NHL history last night and the guys dissect how everything came into place. Pat McAfee joins the show to discuss his LOCK of the Golden Knights and the voodoo style curse magic he possesses. Looking ahead to another game 7 tonight as well as sizing up some future playoff series.
Apr 24 2019
Rank #3: S2 Ep. 4 - Packed House in studio with Pat McAfee, CFO Phil, and Gumpy
Pat McAfee, CFO Phil Mains, and Gump join AQ & Nick to chat about Ovi's incredible goal scoring run, Justin Williams return the Hurricanes, Penguins fans giving Matt Murray the "Bronx cheer," and the Chicago Blackhawks fighting at practice plus the return of Coach Q with Florida.
Jan 22 2020
Rank #4: Ep. 22 - Free Agent Frenzy Recap
Find out everything that went down with the NHL Free Agency period. Our Canadian brother Gump joins the show and we discuss the major moves and money being thrown around by the NHL GMs. Tune in to find out who got paid and who got played.
Jul 03 2019
Rank #5: Ep. 12 - Flops and Suckers
Can the Islanders find some offense and turn this series around tonight? Can Boston find some production from their big time players? Can Brad Marchand help himself at all after a cheap shot to Scott Harrington? All these questions are discussed on today's episode as well as a roast of Stars D man Lindell after his flop fest. AQ shares a story from the gridiron where he let a pest sucker him in and the boys debate if tonight is do or die for the Islanders.
May 01 2019
Rank #6: Ep. 19 - Eric Tangradi & Stanley Cup Finals
10 year pro Eric Tangradi joins the show to talk about his journey as a 10 year professional hockey player in the NHL and AHL. He shares some insight from his time in Pittsburgh, what the locker room was like with Sidney Crosby, going against Steve Downie in juniors, his battle with concussion symptoms, his growth as a player and person, and his what's next in his career. The guys also recap game 4 from the Stanley Cup Finals and dig into how the Bruins will move forward without Zdeno Chara.
Jun 05 2019
Rank #7: Ep. 8 - Brooms & Handshakes
Things went south quickly for Tampa and Pittsburgh as the boys breakdown the shocking sweeps. After a disturbing start lady luck has kissed the Vegas Golden Knights and Mark Stone has them rolling. Thoughts on the Ryan Reaves/Evander Kane feud as well as the Ovechkin knockout. Analysis on the remaining playoff series and some vindication for Gorman with his Toronto pick.
Apr 17 2019
Rank #8: Ep. 21 - Trades, Free Agents, and Draft Talk with @NHLRumorsDaily
With the NHL Draft approaching this weekend the offseason is in full swing and already off to a hot a start. We welcome @NHLRumorsDaily to the show to talk trade and free agency rumors and reports. Multiple trades have already gone down this week and the guys analyze what's gone down and what could be coming. Check out his work at https://nhlrumorsdaily.com/.
Jun 19 2019
Rank #9: Ep 13. - Don Cherry... Still A Thing
The Hurricanes sweep has caused Don Cherry to lose his mind and there is all kinds of petty in Carolina. All eyes were on Dallas and St. Louis yesterday and it was more than just the hockey that had everyone glued to their TV. The Sharks are circling and the Blue Jackets are trying to hold the line before a potential retreat in each of their respective series plus the guys dig into the Ken Holland hiring in Edmonton and the situation in Detroit.
May 06 2019
Rank #10: Ep. 3 - The Playoffs Are Coming
Nick, Gorms, and AQ look forward to the playoffs and some potential matchups. Who’s getting in and who’s left at home with a shot at the #1 overall pick. Is the current playoff format the right way to get the best matchups and make sure the best teams get a shot at the cup? A lot of Norris Trophy debate and some heated comments from Drew Doughty plus the guys have a potential solution to help shine some light on the league’s best defensemen.
Mar 28 2019
Rank #11: S2 Ep. 2 - YOU'RE FIRED ft. @NHLRumorsDaily
A pair of surprise firings for Gerard Gallant in Vegas and GM Ray Shero in New Jersey have @NHLRumorsDaily calling in to help us sort through the front office drama plus some rumored names on the trade block. Nick and AQ dive in on Crosby returning the Pens, Brad Marchand's whiff, Filip Forsberg's beautiful Michigan/Lacrosse goal, and the Kassian/Tkachuk hits and asswhooping.
Jan 15 2020
Rank #12: Ep. 9 - Shorthanded Upset
Double OT wasn't enough to finish off the Sharks and now Vegas must face their first game 7 in team history. Will they be up to the task? Toronto is still reeling from the 'Drake Curse' and head back to Beantown for a series finale. The guys also try to figure out if Carolina and Nashville have enough in the tank to stretch their series to 7. What bandwagon are the boys jumping on now?
Apr 22 2019
Rank #13: S2 Ep. 9 - Trade Deadline preview with @NHLRumorsDaily
Rumor guru @NHLRumorsDaily joins the show and the guys recap some of the deals that have gone down so far and look ahead at what to expect before the trade deadline on Monday 2/24. If you have a question on who's going where? There's an answer for you in this show.
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Feb 20 2020
Rank #14: Ep. 7 - A Masterful Weekend
After a historical season Tampa Bay is on the ropes and time is running out. The boys breakdown what's happened to make Pittsburgh look so pedestrian. Nothing lifts the spirits like a quick trip to Vegas and putting the theory of defense wins championships to the test in the Nashville-Dallas series. They recap all of the action over the weekend and look ahead to the 4 series playing their game 3's tonight.
Apr 15 2019
Rank #15: Ep. 11 - Second Round Series
All tied up across the board in the second round except for the Carolina Hurricanes surprisingly up 2 games to none on the road. How does playing in Brooklyn change things for the Islanders compared to Nassau? Can the Blues keep their road win streak alive? Can San Jose overcome and get out of their own heads? The guys discuss the finalists for the Hart/MVP trophy and how the big time players have shown up for Colorado and Columbus.
Apr 29 2019