Tag Archive for hockey

What The Puck Episode 186 – Caps Get Smashed in Nashville

Since our last show the Caps have a pretty good record.  However, when they went to Nashville, they seem to miss a step.  We discuss why and what happened.

What The Puck Episode 185 – Western Canadian Road Trip

We discuss the Caps visit to wester Canada and how it could’ve been better.  We also wonder if a trade is the way to fix the Caps.

What The Puck Episode 184 – Andre The Injured

On this episode, we discuss the injury to Andre Burakovsky and how it will affect the team.  Chandler Stephenson has been called up to take his place, can he fill those shoes?

What The Puck Episode 183 – Matt Niskanen On LTIR

On this episode we discuss the impact of Niskanen on LTIR and what that does to the defense.  We talk Madison Bowey’s NHL debut. Plus we go over trade options.

What The Puck Episode 182 – CAPS 4 Games In

On this episode of WTP, we discuss the first four games of the new season.  The Caps have gone 2-1-1.  The new young guns have played in their first games.  We discuss who’s impressed, who hasn’t.  Plus we talk about what Tom Wilson’s impact will be when he returns.

What The Puck Episode 181 – Caps Season Begins

On this episode of What The Puck, we talk about the beginning of this new season.  It’s different than it was before.  We discuss how the offseason was handled and how it will affect the team.  We talk about Tom Wilson and his suspensions and how that has opened the door to another player.

What The Puck Episode 167 – Capitals California Collapse

On this episode we discuss the trip out west that the Capitals gathered no points.  Does this slump hurt their chances in the post season?  We also discuss Shattenkirk’s suspension and whether we should have expected this type of play from him.  Plus we talk about the USA Women’s Hockey team sitting out Worlds.

What The Puck Episode 158 – Caps vs Bruins

Here we are.  The Caps are having a tough week.  Should the Caps hit the reset button?  Have other coaches figured out Barry Trotz’ system?  What’s the deal with the Caps?  They have some work to do and we discuss it!

What The Puck Episode 157 – Injury Bug

We are back to talk some Caps puck!  After a busy Thanksgiving week, the Capitals get hit with the injury bug hard.  Three Caps forwards go down in the span of one game, but still come out with a win.  We discuss the recall of Paul Carey, the future of Karl Alzner, and the beginning of the Vegas Golden Knights.

What The Puck Episode 153 – Caps Western Canadian Road Trip

The Caps have hit the road and immediately pulled the E brake in Edmonton.  We discuss some of the changes so far this season like Andre Burakovsky getting promoted to the top line.  We also talk about the New York Rangers game and what went wrong.