In the ScuttlePuck NHL Hockey Podcast, irreverent Hockey Outsiders Mike Bonn and Dale Hoard give their less than expert opinions on all things hockey. Whether it's the National Hockey League, the International Ice Hockey Federation, Canadian Hockey League, NCAA or Minor Hockey, we give our take, from a fan's perspective. We focus mainly on NHL events and discussions but if there is a good hockey story to be told, we're on it!
Episode Blake Comeau (319): Reverse Retro Review with John van der Woude of Hockey by Design
The NHL released a new "Reverse Retro" sweater for each team and some of them are great, and others... not so much. John van der Woude from Hockey by Design joins us to review our most and least favourites. Also, the NHL and NHLPA negotiations for the return to play continue and it hasn't been smooth sailing.
Episode Rick DiPietro (318): The NHL Plans the Next Season. Mitchell Miller Controversy
The NHL is planning a season with a Jan 1 start date. What will it take to have a season? The Arizona Coyotes draft and then rescind the pick of Mitchell Miller. Guess the 5th and the Rathole have a Swedish theme.
Episode Oleg Tverdovsky (317): GM Meetings - Dire Revenue Predictions. Will there be a 2020-21 Season?
The NHL GMs had a virtual meeting and the revenue predictions seem dire. Will they be willing to play a season under those conditions? The GMs proposed some tweaks to Free Agency and the Draft Lottery. Also, there are still some good free agents yet to sign and we discuss who.
Episode Rene Bourque (316): Florida Panthers 4th Round Selection Zach Uens Joins Us to Talk.
Zach Uens, the Florida Panthers 4th Round Pick joins us to discuss the experience and what to expect from Merrimack in the NCAA. Joe Thornton signs with the Maple Leafs.
Episode Rich Sutter (315): NHL Draft PLUS Free Agency. The Leafs add some toughness and experience. The Oilers re-sign Mike Smith...
In a busy week, the NHL did it's entry draft and then two days later opened Free Agency. The Leafs got tougher to play against by signing Zach Bogosian and Wayne Simmonds. The Oilers inexplicably re-signed Mike Smith.
Episode Jason Woolley (314): Stanley Cup Champions Tampa Bay Lightning. Al Mitchell of TSN1260 Previews the Draft.
Al Mitchell of TSN 1260 returns to the show to preview the upcoming NHL entry draft. The Tampa Bay Lightning are the 2020 Stanley Cup Champions.
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1st episode - brilliant explanation of Corsi principles! I finally understand how it works.
Disclaimer: Related to Mike!
Now on episode 14
Great Guys, tons of fun!
Great podcast with all sorts of interesting guests and perspectives. We miss Pete! But you can't miss all the great work Mike puts out there for the listeners.
Good weekly pod!
Refreshing and casual discussion about "les Habitants" and Oilers...and much more about worldwide hockey with good humour and an intelligent touch. Merci!