Archive for the 'ESPN' Category

This week, the boys talk about the first week of the NHL season and all the suspensions (as well as the Max Allowable), injuries, and local blackouts to be had. We'll talk to Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey to talk about Jack Eichel's contract getting the way of a good deal, Connor McDavid wanting to leave if there's no winning in Edmonton, and the chase for an 150-point season. 

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This week, the boys are set on the opening few games of the NHL season, while talking about the game presentation of both ESPN and TNT. They'll talk about all the captains from the Rangers, the first threes of Olympic nations, while Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey joins us to talk about all the contract extensions and trade possibilities. 

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This week, the boys welcome on Sean Leahy of Pro Hockey Talk on NBC to look at the Robin Lehner situation with the NHL and NHLPA, what to look for in this upcoming season, Stanley Cup picks, and Award Winners that are a guaranteed lock for the year. 

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Twenty years ago, Face Off Hockey Show was born in a garage in Lanham, Maryland. From August 8th, 2001 until today, the boys have gotten together weekly to talk this about that. We talk about the history of the show, some bits we enjoy, some Draft trip memories, and more. We've got guests like BD Gallof of Isles Beat, our old PR person Laura, Draft trip legend Death, our ref buddy Mac, JenHL History Girl, and of course-- Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey. Join us for over three hours of memories, laughs, and more. 

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This week, the boys talk about the tale as old as time-- the NHL and IOC at odds over expanded media rights. They'll discuss whether or not it matters, considering other pro sports leagues take on Olympics. Evander Kane was accused of plenty of wrong doing, some retiring players, and Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey comes on to talk about Tom Wilson wrecking the Rangers' psyche and Jack Eichel's surgical mystery. 

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This week, the boys talk about the Expansion Draft picks before the actual broadcast and talk about whether or not it was a good decision on either side for it to happen. The second hour is checking out the ESPN telecast, where Kevin Weekes will end up next in the city of Seattle, and more. 

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This week, Jon and Scott talk about how the show is sponsoring a NASCAR during this week's Road America weekend. Sean Leahy of NBC will join us to talk about the NHL State of the League, Olympics, Awards, Referees, and Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey joins as we make out Expansion Picks. Plus, what's up with Vladimir Tarasenko and Duncan Keith?? 

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This week, the boys talk about how the last Canadian team isn't always "Canada's Team." Also, how did Canada pull off the World Championship win, our dream picks for the NHL on HBOMax, and Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey joins us to talk Jack Eichel trade rumors and Mark Scheifele blaming others for his suspension. 

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This week, the boys will talk about the new deal between Turner Sports and the NHL and the start of how they're going to get on TNT. They'll also talk about how the role of the enforcer has changed to the new-age tough guy who can do things. They'll also talk about the Seattle Kraken getting sued by a punk-rock bar, which lead to Draft Trip Memories of bars from past adventures. All that, plus border issues for the playoffs, Canadian TV deals, and Gordon Bombay continues to be a player. 

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This week, the boys talk about the butt-hurt nature fans have when the idea of ads on jerseys come up, as well as talking with Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey about how mad the old media heads are about Patrick Marleau playing so much. We'll talk about Alex Ovechkin's contract coming up and look at how juicy "Mighty Ducks: Game Changers" is getting. 

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This week, the boys talk about the five overtime thriller in Fargo that Scotty Wazz was at, as well as talk about the ESPN coverage of all the hockey regionals (and tease their Patreon-exclusive segment). Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey will show up to talk about the Canadiens dealings, who needs a goalie, and the woes of the Flyers. All that, plus the boys try to figure out this new craze of NFT cards/art/whatever. 

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This week, the boys talk about the situation in Buffalo going from funny to angry and sad, even after their coaching change. They'll discuss what things need to be done to possible equipment, if the North Division can continue, and not postponing things. Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey talks about the San Jose Sharks issues that Erik Karlsson talked about, where Mattias Ekholm will be landing, and more. 

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This week, the boys talk about the re-emergences of ESPN as a carrier for the NHL, what it means, and they hatch a plan to get on there as a job. They'll also discuss suspensions and how they may undermine the official on-ice, the delaying of the NHL Draft, Lyle Richardson of Spector's Hockey explains that it's up to the Pegulas to fix the Sabres from the front office down, and more!! 

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