Archive for NHL

What The Puck Episode 278 – 2021 Season Starts

On this episode, we begin the 2021 season. Only four games in, but it feels like preseason.  How long will that last?  Plus we talk new coach, new goalies, and more

What The Puck Episode 277 – New Year New Season

The NHL season is upon us!  The Capitals hit the road and go to Buffalo to start the season.  We discuss the addition of Zdeno Chara, the taxi squad, and the young goaltending duo.

What The Puck Episode 276 – Seasons Greetings

WE HAVE A SEASON.  The NHL has announced a start date and there will be hockey in 2021.  We discuss that plus the heartbreaking news about Henrik Lundqvist.  Then we preview the World Juniors tournament.

What The Puck Episode 275 – Reverse Retro Ranking

On this episode of What The Puck Brandon and Dan rank the reverse retro sweaters.  There are no right or wrong answers here, just some personal opinions.

What The Puck Episode 274 – 2020 NHL Free Agency

On this episode of WTP, we discuss the Holtbeast leaving DC and heading to Vancouver.  Plus we discuss the King Hendrik Lundqvist coming in for a one year deal.  Then we go around the NHL to discuss all the other moves.

What The Puck Episode 273 – Dillon Done Deal

On this episode of WTP, we discuss SO MUCH!  It seems like the King is coming to DC, Dillon has a new contract, Kempny is hurt, and the Draft happened!  We cover it all!!

What The Puck Episode 272 – Lots of Lav

On this episode we discuss the new coach for the Washington Capitals, Peter Laviolette, and what he brings to the team.  Plus we discuss when the next season will begin.  Brandon doesn’t think it’s going to be anytime soon.

What The Puck Episode 271 – New Coach Not Dan

On this episode of WTP, we are joined by Ryan Drury.  A staple of the Capitals offseason here at WTP.  We discuss the firing of Todd Reirden, the potential next coach, and we say goodbye to Braden Holtby.

What The Puck Episode 270 – Capitals Comeback Kids

This isn’t over yet.  The Capitals have not looked good at all, but they’ve still given us some hope!  We discuss the series against the Islanders and how the Caps could maybe turn the series around.

What The Puck Episode 269 – Caps vs Islanders

Now that the round robin is over the Capitals are up against the Islanders.  Coach Dan and Brandon discuss John Carlson, Lars Eller, and what it means to face Barry Trotz.