Bob and Dan discuss the storied career of Jaromir Jagr, the pain of being a Minnesota sports fan, and try to talk themselves into buying a $300 bottle of Final Fantasy Whisky
Bob and Dan have a spirited chat about Mario Lemieux’s records the loser point in the NHL, the merits of 3v3 over time, Lias Andersson throwing away his silver medal, and the playoff picture shaping up for the East and West conferences
Bob and Dan discuss the traditions that are unique to hockey, including the Red Wings octopus, the Predators catfish, the Panthers rat trick, as well as a handful of others such as the playoff beard, college traditions, and the Stanley Cup itself.
Bob and Dan are back to discuss the current state of the Eastern Conference including: TBL, CBJ, TOR, NJD, CAR. Plus, Potent Potables Lagunitas Imperial Stout, and the Subban Brothers square off in a #HockeyBros matchup!
Bob and Dan are back from a long “sabbatical” and can’t wait to get back into talking hockey! We talk about our life changes, and adapting to our new role as a new dad and and expectant dad. Then, we dive into an exhaustive Western Conference round-up…which teams surprise us, which are overperforming, which are underperforming, and more! Bob and Dan disagree on whether the Vegas Golden Knights are for real, and just how much trouble the Minnesota Wild are in.
Bob and Dan discuss the call-ups of Alex Stalock and Joel Eriksson-Ek, and whether the Wild’s game against the Senators was a slump buster. Then, the guys are joined by Giles and Ben from the GaTG podcast to talk potential playoff matchups and what the heck might be going on with Devan Dubnyk.
Bob and Dan discuss all things hockey video games in this episode! What are their favorite titles of all time, who likes arcade vs simulation games, and some new or upcoming titles are discussed.
Bob and Dan talk about the Wild-Capitals matchup, then discuss Surdyk’s making their own laws. Then, they play the somewhat ill-fated Pi Day Jersey Number game, and set up for the Staal Brothers Drinking Game (TM)!
Bob and Dan discuss the Wild’s recent struggles, and whether fans should be worried about the Blackhawks re-taking the Central division. Then, the guys argue about whether the Wild are a ‘physical’ team…and what the heck does that even mean anyway. Plus, Mikael Granlund’s continued success, and THE MINNESOTA HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY TOURNAMENT!!
Bob is joined by Micah McCurdy from hockeyviz.com to talk about his work in visualizing hockey analytics, his process for creating new work, the future of fancy stats, and the unique space that Micah occupies in turning his hobby into his primary source of income.