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This Canucks Preseason Counts – But Not Why You’d Think

Derek Cain/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images It's preseason hockey and tryout season in Vancouver once again. This September an important audition of sorts is well underway, but it doesn't involve any of the players on the ice - in that regard the management group and the fans know what they are getting. This month, it's ...

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 ...

Episode #196 – The Ottawa Tire Fire Sale

NHL training camps have come and gone which means the podcast is back! Ryan, Geeta and PON Black Ace Cole gather once again at the Palatial Estate to talk about a busy September in the NHL. Some blockbuster trades have sent eastern conference Canadian team captains to warmer climates for chances to win Stanley Cups ...

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 ...