Hockey fans already know the name, but this is not the blog. From Sportsnet, 32 Thoughts: The Podcast with Jeff Marek and NHL Insider Elliotte Friedman is a weekly deep dive into the biggest news and interviews from the hockey world.
Jeff and Elliotte go over a lot in a short amount of time including Mike Grier in San Jose as their next GM, Alex DeBrincat potentially on the move, Marc-André Fleury and the goalie situation in Toronto, and who will go first overall at the NHL Draft.
Congratulations to Colorado! Jeff and Elliotte discuss some of the post-final on-ice interviews, Cale Makar winning the Conn Smythe Trophy, and wonder what rosters will look like next season for the Bolts and Avs.
Jeff and Elliotte break down Andrei Vasilevskiy's impressive performance in game 5, discuss Barry Trotz and his decision not to coach this season, wonder where the Jets go from here, and Luke Richardson in Chicago as the new head coach.
Jeff and Elliotte recap an exciting game 4 and discuss the OT winner by Nazem Kadri, wonder what the Jets will do with Pierre-Luc Dubois & Blake Wheeler, talk about Paul Maurice + Panthers, and present their awards ballot.
Jeff and Elliotte recap the response from Tampa Bay in game 3, discuss Ethan Bear’s future in Carolina and Vancouver landing Andrei Kuzmenko, and they give their thoughts on the Hockey Canada investigation.
Jeff and Elliotte recap game 2 of the Stanley Cup final, discuss the future of Connor Brown in Ottawa, the Sharks GM search and potential candidates, and the latest on several coaching searches around the league.
Jeff and Elliotte recap game 1 of the Stanley Cup final, address the Gary Bettman and Bill Daly press conference, give you the latest on the coaching carousel, and Peter MacTavish parts ways with the Senators.
Jeff and Elliotte preview the Stanley Cup final, tip their hat to Steven Stamkos, wonder what the Rangers will do this off-season, chat Oilers and Sharks, coaches to keep an eye on, and Board of Governors meetings.