FA Day Memories + The Beantown Beat with R.A.
June 30 2022
Nick Kypreos, Justin Bourne and Producer Sammy look back on July 1st, formerly NHL free agency day, to share what memories stand out to them and compare how John Tavares' blockbuster signing was viewed then vs. now. The fellas then get into the latest NHL news as Kevin Fiala heads south to the L.A. Kings on a hefty seven year deal, and ask if Fiala's new contract will set the market for those following suit (16:41). Next up, Brian McGonagle a.k.a. "Rear Admiral" chats about the growth of his podcast "Spittin' Chicklets", before focusing in on his hometown Bruins to share how GM Don Sweeney's new deal is viewed, the team's off-season outlook, and how the Maple Leafs are regarded in Boston (25:05). To wrap up, the guys share their disbelief about the early Stanley Cup odds, before speculating on what's ahead for "Geno", Letang and Toronto this off-season (37:11). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliates.