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With Ryan Dixon & Rory Boylen

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Feb. 8: Auston Matthews Gets The RFA Ball Rolling
February 08 2019
Feb. 22: The trade deadline from a GM's point of view, with Doug MacLean
February 22 2019

On this episode of Tape to Tape, the boys are joined by Sportsnet’s Doug MacLean. The former coach and GM talks about how stressful this time of year can be for the deal-makers and offers his thoughts on who we should be watching most closely leading up to Monday’s trade deadline. Ryan and Rory also delve into one last pre-deadline round of speculation, figuring out which bubble teams may yet be big buyers and musing about whether or not the Leafs need to load up to get out of the Atlantic Division.

This episode was produced by Shoaib Alli.

Audio Credits: Sportsnet, NESN, Boston Bruins PR.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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Feb. 15: Calgary Flames a real trade deadline wild card
February 15 2019

Ryan and Rory are joined by Eric Francis to talk about what he expects from the Calgary Flames on the trade market and whether they’re a true Cup contender as presently constructed.

The boys also take their weekly pre-deadline look around the league, which includes Ryan dropping a crazy Ottawa-Winnipeg proposal and speculation about Carolina, Minnesota and Boston. Ryan also has a conversation with Roberto Luongo about the future Hall-of-Famer’s career and why his Parkland, Fla. home is so special to him.

This episode was produced by Shoaib Alli.

Audio Credits: CBC, Sportsnet, Miramax Films.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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Feb. 8: Auston Matthews Gets The RFA Ball Rolling
February 08 2019

On this episode, Ryan and Rory are joined by Sportsnet's Luke Fox to talk about the futures of Matt Duchene and Mark Stone in (or not in) Ottawa, and what Auston Matthews' new contract means for next summer's crop of RFAs. The boys also look at three former powerhouse clubs - Anaheim, Los Angeles and Chicago - and discuss which team has the best shot at a quick turnaround. Finally, the conversation turns to the trade market with the deadline now just over two weeks away.

This episode was produced by Shoaib Alli

Audio Credits: CBC, Sportsnet, Sportsnet 590 The FAN, ASMR YouTube Channel

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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Analyzing the buyers/sellers market a month from trade deadline
February 01 2019

On this episode, Ryan and Rory touch on potential All-Star Game changes and what the Leafs can expect from new defenceman Jake Muzzin. After the break, Arthur Staple of The Athletic joins the show to explain how the Metropolitan Division-leading New York Islanders have turned themselves into the surprise story of the NHL. Finally, the boys take a trip to the trade market, where they zero in on some very interesting potential sellers.

Tape to Tape is presented by the GMC Sierra Denali. GMC - we are professional grade. www.gmccanada.ca.

This episode was produced by Shoaib Alli

Audio Credits: Columbus Blue Jackets PR, Disney, BioWare Games.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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