Watch the Game Episode 39: Western Conference Preview with Mike Pfeil and Dom Luszczyszyn

Watch The Game Podcast
October 04 2017 07:00AM

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After the Eastern Conference preview, Sam continues on to talk about the Western Conference. He is joined by a guest co-host this week, Mike Pfeil and they talk about the teams that have a chance to impress. Mike talks about the in's and out's of the Calgary Flames and why you should maybe pump the brakes on calling them a contender. (00:13-46:12)

Dom Luszczyszyn then joins the podcast to take stock of different teams and allows Sam to make terrible jokes in the process. (46:17- 1:06:01)

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Atlantic Preview: Rivalries set to flare in top-heavy division

Cam Lewis
October 03 2017 03:11PM

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The Atlantic Division might not feature a true Stanley Cup favourite as a sportsbook like Bodog would suggest, but this division is loaded at the top. The Leafs, Canadiens, and Bruins all appear poised to return to the playoffs, a healthy Lightning squad will be in the mix, and the Senators want to prove their run wasn’t a Cinderella story.

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Pacific Preview: Battle of Alberta back to life but California teams haven’t faded yet

Cam Lewis
October 03 2017 11:24AM

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The Pacific Division may not be as deep as the Central Division, but it’s top heavy, and winning it isn’t going to be easy. The Oilers and Flames have brought the Alberta back to life for the first time in years, while the California teams are still kicking around. A sportsbook like Pinnacle Sports suggests any of those four teams could come out on top, making the Pacific difficult to predict.

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Metropolitan Preview: Penguins and Capitals still stand at the top of division loaded with promising wild cards

Cam Lewis
October 02 2017 03:19PM

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The Metropolitan Division is clearly the better of the two in the Eastern Conference. According to oddsmakers like Pinnacle Sports, both the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals are Stanley Cup favourites, and beneath them are a wealth of solid teams with exciting upside.

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Central Preview: Dallas Stars look poised to return to the top of league’s toughest division

Cam Lewis
October 02 2017 10:14AM

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Welcome to the Central Division, likely the NHL’s toughest and most difficult to predict. When looking at an oddsmaker like Bodog, it’s clear this division is going to be difficult to win. Beyond the terrible Avalanche, the six teams in the Central are good enough to make the playoffs. Who’s going to get left out?

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