April 02 2017 02:57PM
The NHL season is coming to a close and the award season is coming sooner than we think. Sam has Ian McLaren, NHL editor for The Score on the podcast to discuss all of the huge awards. Who do they have for the Selke, Hart, Vezina and Jack Adams awards?
April 01 2017 08:00AM
It was a week full of endings, both happy and not so happy. Over the last seven days, we witnessed the Datsyuk-less Detroit Red Wings get eliminated, Connor McDavid pull the Oilers into the playoffs through the sheer force of his otherworldly will, Patrik Elias announce his retirement and USA Hockey final come to its senses after a lengthy negotiation with the USWNT. This is your Saturday Seven.
March 29 2017 08:52AM
Teams like Edmonton and Toronto are all the rage these days, with both franchises on the cusp of ending 82-game season playoff droughts that are over a decade long. Finally, these once dysfunctional franchises are finding their way through rebuilds done right.
But not every team is so lucky (or apt). Yes, in this very league, at this very moment, there are teams across North America failing to find their stride. Let's take a look at three teams trying to be good and young, that are actually just young and ugly.
March 28 2017 04:50PM
It's time for your weekly dose of the NHL Numbers power rankings. I'll look at the five best and worst NHL teams thus far in the season, as well as the three best and worst players in the last week.
Note: All use of Corsi For and Expected Goals For are Score and Venue Adjusted, and at even strength. All stats come from Corsica Hockey, and NHL.com (don't worry, it's only the standings).
Watch The Game Podcast
March 27 2017 09:00AM
Sam is joined on the podcast by Hockey Graphs contributor Nick Mercadante. The two talk about goaltending in depth, they discuss Sergei Bobrovsky, Steve Mason, Scott Darling, Devan Dubnyk, the Leafs and Kings goaltending situations plus a lot more.
They also talk the best TV shows to binge and the Hartford Whalers. This week's is a must listen.