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.
The Capitals preseason has begun and this year, things could get interesting. The Caps have five holes to fill and no money to do it? Will we see Vrana take a sweater? Will Walker be the first Australian in the NHL? We ponder this and more!
New show, same old S. We have alot of conversations about all the news going on in Caps World. We say goodbye to Nate Schmidt and try to figure out what to do next. The Caps now have a big hole on defense and who will fill that void? Plus we discuss the new Adidas sweaters and upcoming games in the new season. Who do the Caps face in the opener, Black Friday, Super Bowl Sunday, and more.
On this week’s episode, we invite Ryan Drury from Hockey Talk with Ryan Drury onto the show. We discuss the end of the season, where it all went wrong, and what might happen next. Then Ryan sticks around and joins the boys for the annual End of the Year What the Puckies Awards.
Let’s set the clocks back a year. The Capitals and the Penguins meet once again in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. We discuss the first round series win against the Leafs. Plus we preview the upcoming series with the Penguins.
Tell me if you have heard this one before. The Capitals have clinched the President’s Trophy! The Caps are the metro division champs! The Caps are the regular season eastern conference champs! We’ve been here before, but this year feels different. With Dan out this week, Brandon talks about the last few games and what to do with the last two. Plus he discusses the NHL not participating in the 2018 Olympics.
And we’re back! We discuss the addition of Kevin Shattenkirk to the Capitals! Shattenkirk was a big deal at the trade deadline and we discuss how the Capitals were able to get him. Plus we discuss some concerns Brandon still has and wish Daniel Winnik a Happy Birthday!