Hosted by Hockey Writers reporter Brendan Azoff and Puck Prose contributor Stefen Rosner, The Backcheck discusses all things NHL, focusing on the New York Islanders and New York Rangers. New episodes are released every Wednesday and Sunday!
The Backcheck Ep. 17: Isles & Rangers Pick Up Wins, Special Guest Steven Voogel
Both Brendan and Stefen brought their smiles to the show as the Islanders beat the Devils 2-1 while the Rangers came away with a 3-2 victory over the Sabres. Steven Voogel, otherwise known as @statboy_steven joins the show to give his take on some of...
The Backcheck Ep. 16: Rangers, Isles Split the Weekend, Parise's Puck Talk
The boys are back to discuss the Rangers and Islanders most recent games. Both teams split their weekend series, as the Islanders took three out of a possible four points from the Penguins, while the Rangers took two of four from the Bruins. Vinny...
The Backcheck Ep. 15: Panarin Steps Away, Isles Chat with Rob Taub
It has been a crazy week in the NHL. The best player for the New York Rangers has taken a leave of absence due to allegations stemming from his time in the KHL ten years ago. The Islanders are seeing great things from Wahlstrom as he looks to solidify...
The Backcheck Ep. 14: Auston Matthews, Lake Tahoe, Isles Lose, Rangers Win
The boy are back to give their takes on what Auston Matthews is doing right now for the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Lake Tahoe fiasco, and as always the latest regarding the Islanders and the Rangers. All this and more on this edition of The Backcheck
The Backcheck Ep.13: Isles on a Roll, Rangers Struggling, Special Guest Natalina Focarelli
The boys are back to discuss the Islanders two wins up in Buffalo, as well as the Rangers' performance against the Devils. Natalina Focarelli of The Hockey Writers weighs in on what is going on with the Rangers. All this and more on the latest edition...
The Backcheck Ep. 12: Isles Beat Bruins, Who Beat Rangers
Brendan is back from Florida and still looks as white as the snow here. His Rangers have played well enough to stay in games but dropped two to the Boston Bruins this week. The Islanders defeated the Bruins on Saturday to give Boston their second...