Archive for the ‘Sports/Podcasts/HNIC’ Category

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: 20th anniversary of Gretzky’s last game

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

April 18, 1999 is a day many hockey fans have etched in their memories. On that day, Wayne Gretzky played is his final game in the NHL. It's hard to believe it's been 20 years since he last laced up. On this week's episode, we look back on that day as the "Great One" joins the Hockey Night In Canada podcast.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Storylines to watch as NHL playoffs begin

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
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It’s the time of the year that NHL fans have been waiting for. The Stanley Cup playoffs are finally upon us. Every year, there are so many more storylines than simply “who will win each series and in how many games?” And this year is no different!

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Top storylines of the NHL regular season

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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With the NHL regular season coming to an end, we look back at the top storylines of this season, including the historic season by the Tampa Bay Lightning and Alexander Ovechkin hitting the 50-goal plateau yet again.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: NHL Awards explained

Thursday, March 28th, 2019
NHL Awards

Who decides Hockey's big five awards? Not just who gets to vote, but who gets on the ballot? Does the East have an edge? And does Jack Adams need a rethink?

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Remembering Ted Lindsay

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
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The hockey world lost a legend on March 4. Ted Lindsay died at the age of 93. Lindsay was one of the most feared players on the ice and garnered the nickname "Terrible Ted".

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Racism in hockey

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Despite efforts to be an open and inclusive game, racism in hockey unfortunately still exists. Recently there have been several racist incidents involving fans and minor hockey teams that have garnered national media attention in the U.S. and Canada. On this episode of the Hockey Night In Canada Podcast, we discuss racism in hockey and what can be done to hopefully one day remove it from the game.

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Celebrating International Women’s Day

Thursday, March 7th, 2019
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Women's hockey has made giant strides since its first documented game almost 100 years ago. It's now part of the Olympic games, there are two professional leagues and women are competing against men. Despite all these accomplishments, there is still plenty of room for growth.

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Top 5 Stanley Cup contenders after trade deadline

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
NHL All Star Skills Hockey

The best team in the NHL is the Tampa Bay Lightning. But after that, who are the next four teams? With all the parity in the league, coming up with the top five is a pretty difficult task.

Hockey Night In Canada Podcast: Anticipating trade deadline day

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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Trade deadline day is one of the most anticipated days on the NHL calendar. It can make or break an organization as they look for that final piece to get them over the hump. On this week's Hockey Night In Canada podcast, we take a closer look at trade deadline day. The mechanics of making a trade, what it feels like to be traded and the TV spectacle it has become.

Hockey Night In Canada Podcast: Russia’s NHL evolution from Mogilny to Ovi

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
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This week, the Hockey Night in Canada podcast takes a closer look at the evolution of Russian players in the NHL and how a couple of key moments helped define their growth within the game.