Category: Blogs

1st Annual PON Fantasy Hockey League

This year we introduce the Pucks On Net Fantasy Hockey League's inaugural season. Despite being a Vancouver hockey podcast that doesn't talk about fantasy or fancy stats, these fantasy leagues are always a great time. Geeta, Ryan, Dave and Paul will each have a fantasy team and we are reaching out to PON listeners and ...

The Real Winners: Colorado

Who won the Erik Karlsson trade? The Colorado Avalanche. https://soundcloud.com/user-922863791/the-real-winners-of-the-erik-karlsson-trade-colorado As discussed on this week's podcast, Colorado is expected to benefit greatly from Ottawa's inevitably awful upcoming season. When Matt Duchene was finally dealt from Colorado in that gigantic, three-team, blockbuster deal with Ottawa and Nashville, everyone looked to benefit. Colorado got rid of their ...

Patching The Holes In Montreal

Shortly after 1am on the East Coast, Max Pacioretty was traded from the Montreal Canadiens after three seasons of mystery, dramatics, and off-ice controversies which had become a regular occurrence in La Belle Province. The late night trade to the Vegas Golden Knights (for Tomas Tatar, Nick Suzuki and a second round pick in 2019) also ...

The Chicago Reclamation Project

One of my favourite storylines in recent years was the Brad Richards reclamation project in Chicago. Brad Richards signed on the cheap with Chicago for the 2014/15 season. He was in the final years of his NHL career but still had a desire to win. Now, he was far removed from dominant Conn Smythe trophy ...

It’s Really Obvious

I'm starting to get the sense that the Vancouver Canucks want the 2018/19 season to come and go as quickly as possible. The only thing I seem to hear about from them is the 2019/20 season. Forget the season they're less than forty days away from starting -- the golden anniversary is getting all the ...