Nick Maraldo and AQ Shipley, yes the center for the Arizona Cardinals... dive into all the important hockey topics going on in the world to make sure you have your weekly dosage of puck. Come join us for a little hockey talk.
S3 Ep 8 - $100,000 Goal
We're putting full episodes on YouTube! If you enjoy watching instead of just listening episodes will be posted to our new YouTube channel the day after they drop. Are Jack Eichel's days in Buffalo numbered? The trade rumors have heated up and we analyze the market for Eichel's services. Fans are back in the stands at a few arenas around the league including Columbus but Torts might not be back behind the bench. Should Columbus look to move on or wait it out? Former Penguins GM Jim Rutherford had some interesting comments on the Cam & Strick podcast that we react to. We address a few situations where a certain team & player are not getting the amount of respect they deserve.
S3 Ep 7 - From Russia with Bad Intentions
What the hell is going on with Artemi Panarin taking a leave of absence from the New York Rangers? An alleged russian hit piece with political ties made waves when Panarin was accused of assaulting a young woman back in 2011. Host of Blueshirts Breakaway Ryan Mead fills us on in all the info and chats about the Rangers season. We discuss the firing of Claude Julien and the Canadiens struggles. Plus other coaching news in the league, the Blackhawks are back, & watch out for the Florida Panthers.
S3 Ep 6 - Super Bowl Champion AQ Shipley Returns
AQ is back from his bender and ready to talk hockey. COVID has forced the NHL to change its protocols and make massive modifications to the schedule. We chat about what that means for the players as they try and navigate through the season to the playoffs. We discuss the mindset of playoff bubble teams and whether they should buy or sell. Goaltending has been a hot button issue lately after a leaguewide drop off in play.
S3 Ep 5 - Laine, New Pens GM, & Ariel Helwani
Congrats to cohost AQ Shipley who won the Super Bowl. AQ calls in for a quick chat. Patrick Laine & Torts have gotten off to a rocky start to the relationship. We discuss the Penguins hiring Ron Hextall for GM and President of Hockey Operations Ron Burke. We interview ESPN MMA journalist & Montreal native & Habs fan Ariel Helwani.
S3 Ep 4 - Trade or Not to Trade?
Edmonton's big 2 are running away with the scoring race already and it's Ottawa's fault. Would the Penguins actually trade Sidney Crosby? Patrick Laine has a rough start in Columbus and we take a look at the turnaround of the Montreal Canadiens. Plus what the hell went down with Tony D & the Rangers. Follow along on Twitter @ThatsHockeyTalk
S3 Ep 3 - New GM in Pittsburgh
GM Jim Rutherford has resigned in Pittsburgh for personal reasons. Patrick Laine is now a Columbus Blue Jacket & Pierre Luc Dubois is a Winnipeg Jet after a monster trade. We discuss how COVID has impacted a few more teams, some tasty treats from Fan Duel to bet with, & Pat McAfee & Boston Connor stop by to chat about the Penguins & Bruins.