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The Hockey PDOcast

With Dimitri Filipovic

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The Hockey PDOcast
Episode 237: Going The Full 60
May 22 2018
Episode 237: Going The Full 60
May 22 2018
In Part 1 of arguably one of the most anticipated crossover events in hockey podcasting history, Craig Custance joins the show to discuss covering the World Championships (1:23), the winners and losers of the Golden Knights playoff run (8:24), and whether their surprising success will have any longer term ramifications on the rest of the league (18:10). We also get into Capitals-Lightning (31:42), and look ahead to the most interesting teams to keep an eye on this summer (42:58). Sponsoring today’s show is SeatGeek, which is making it easier than ever before to buy and sell sports and concert tickets. They’re giving our listeners a $20 rebate off of their first purchase. All you have to do is download the free SeatGeek app and enter the promo code PDO to get started.
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May 10: Revisionist History
May 10 2018
Nick Mercadante joins the show to discuss the remarkable run of the Vegas Golden Knights, how they've managed to do it and what makes them so special, and a number of other assorted topics. They include: The in-game experience in Vegas (0:30); How is the Golden Knights top line so effective? (18:30); Is Vegas' success a bad look for the league, and the GMs? (26:30); Marc-Andre Fleury's remarkable story (29:30); Braden Holtby's growing playoff resume (37:00); Tracking the puck and Andrei Vasilevskiy (46:00); Hockey broadcasts in 2018 (55:00).
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May 9: It All Comes Down to This
May 09 2018
Murat Ates joins the show to help deep dive the Jets vs. Predators series by highlighting the biggest takeaways from the first six games, and helping set the table for Game 7. Topics discussed include: Takeaways and Trends from the first 6 games (4:24); Patrik Laine's goal scoring struggles; Goaltending and defensive structure by the Jets (20:40); Head to Head Matchups and Player Usage (28:30); Looking ahead to the keys for Game 7 (36:20); The Playoff Format (47:00).
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May 4: Here We Go Again
May 04 2018
Jon Press joins the show to help dig into Penguins vs. Capitals. Topics discussed include: How Pittsburgh flipped the script in Game 4 (0:30); How the two teams match up down the middle (10:00); The Good vs. Bad with Tom Wilson (17:30); Braden Holtby's odd year, and historic playoff success (29:30); Areas Barry Trotz's successor could improve in (36:30); John Carlson's looming free agency (41:00); Looking ahead to how the Capitals will look in the future (50:00).
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