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November 07 2019
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Dec. 11: West Coast Success
December 11 2019
David, Anthony and Justin kick off the show with The Fast Five, covering the Leafs win in Vancouver, the Jets play of late and more (1:00 The Flames are the NHL’s hottest team, so is it time to start giving them some credit (27:00)? Jack Eichel’s point streak continued and he’s now vaulted himself into the Hart Trophy conversation (39:00). What has been the biggest improvement during Sheldon Keefe’s tenure as head coach (45:00)? San Jose, Nashville, Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay are all outside the playoff picture despite being playoff teams last season (1:11:00).
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Dec 10: Montgomery Out In Dallas
December 10 2019
The show kicks off with Jim Nill addressing Dallas’ firing of head coach Jim Montgomery (1:00). NHL On Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston stops by with reaction to the news in Dallas, plus what’s going on at the NHL Board Of Governors meetings (12:27). Jeff, Anthony and Justin give us The Fast Five, discussing the Flames’ winning streak, Anthony Duclair’s re-emergence and more (60:00). Could the Florida-Tampa Bay matchup finally become a good rivalry? (1:29:00)
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Jim Montgomery out as head coach of Dallas Stars
December 10 2019
Chris Johnston joins Hockey Central at Noon to discuss the Dallas Stars firing head coach Jim Montgomery and gives an update from the NHL Board of Governors meetings.
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Dec. 9: The Leafs make a statement in St. Louis
December 09 2019

Jeff, Anthony, and Justin kick-off the show with The Fast Five, covering the Leafs' impressive win over the St. Louis Blues, Mark Scheifele's strong night vs. the Ducks, Milan Lucic's first goal with the Flames, and Boston's winless streak in Colorado.

NHL insider and 31 Thoughts: The Podcast co-host Elliotte Friedman joins the show from the NHL Board of Governors meetings in Pebble Beach to discuss the agenda, the league code of conduct that'll be coming, the potential for a World Cup, and Alex Galchenyuk and Taylor Hall trade rumours (23:19).

The guys also break down possible landing spots for Hall, the Canes' thumping of the Wild, the Oilers' play thus far, Brady Tkachuk's cross-check on Scott Laughton, and how 'old-school' the Tkachuk brothers are (47:26).

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