31 Thoughts, The Podcast: What next for the Senators?


In Episode 23, Jeff and Elliotte discuss the Erik Karlsson and Mike Hoffman saga, plus everything surrounding the Ottawa Senators, wrap up the Stanley Cup Final, Alex Ovechkin’s well-deserved celebration, and speak with NHL Draft guru Sam Cosentino to discuss the 2018 edition and the latest on who will end up where.

Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman talk to a lot of people around the hockey world, and then they tell listeners all about what they’ve heard and what they think about it.

1:00 Discussion on the accusations involving Mike Hoffman’s fiancee.

15:50 Breaking down some of the biggest storylines around the Washington Capitals after their Stanley Cup win.

16:50 Alex Ovechkin’s celebrations and why he has every right to enjoy his victory.

26:30 Barry Trotz and his future with the Washington Capitals.

30:30 What happens with John Carlson now with the cap going up?

32:50 Sam Cosentino joins the show to preview the 2018 NHL Draft

40:30 Jeff and Elliotte break down the draft pick-by-pick with Sam

40:45 What does Montreal do at No. 3?

45:50 Should the Senators give their pick to the Avalanche?

47:50 The most curious pick in the top 10

55:00 What does Ottawa do at No. 22 & Toronto at No. 25?

1:05:10 The unknown pick of the draft will be…

1:13:20 #ASK31: Vegan diets in the NHL, Where will Karlsson be on July 2, puck tracking technology on goal reviews, and more.

1:24:20 How active will the first round be in the NHL draft?

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