31 Thoughts: The Podcast

Hockey fans already know the name, but this is not the blog. From Sportsnet, 31 Thoughts: The Podcast is a weekly deep dive into the biggest hockey news in the world, featuring Jeff Marek and NHL Insider Elliotte Friedman.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h8m. Bisher sind 115 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich

Elliotte Can Walk And Chew Gum At the Same Time

Elliotte bounces between reporter and podcaster while he and Jeff break down what happened with Gerard Gallant and the Golden Knights, Ray Shero and the Devils, and the return of the Battle of Alberta. They also discuss goals (sort of) — namely Alex Ov...



The Goal Heard Round The World

Jeff and Elliotte are back for 2020. They discuss the coaching change in Nashville and what the Predators need to succeed, Connor McDavid’s potential goal of the year, Tampa Bay hitting its stride and what to expect from some high-profile teams as the ...



Dec. 19, 2019: The Taylor Hall Trade Trickle Down

With Taylor Hall now in Arizona, Jeff and Elliotte discuss what the deal means for the Coyotes and Devils, but also the impact it could have in the Pacific Division and beyond as teams respond — or not. They also discuss the Nikita Kucherov being bench...


 2019-12-19  1h23m

Dec. 12, 2019: Definitely Not The Bored Of Governors Meetings

Jeff and Elliotte discuss coaching changes in Dallas, San Jose and New Jersey, what’s changed in Calgary, news from the Board of Governors meetings, the hottest player in the NHL and much more. Plus, #Ask31.


 2019-12-12  1h26m

Dec. 5, 2019: Would You Walk Away From $13 Million?

Jeff and Elliotte discuss the latest out of New Jersey, teams that might be in on Taylor Hall and which other Devils could be on the market. They also address needs in Arizona and Buffalo, how the Canadiens can capitalize on their schedule,


 2019-12-05  1h17m

UPDATE: Bill Peters resigns

Jeff’s in Toronto and Elliotte is in Buffalo, but the news never stops. They connect for a quick update on the Bill Peters resignation announced earlier today and what could be next for the NHL, NHLPA and hockey.


 2019-11-30  13m

Nov. 29, 2019: The End Of A Long Week

Jeff and Elliotte discuss the latest with the Bill Peters situation, what the NHL can do to avoid these scenarios in the future and if the Flames will bounce back. Plus, the guys recap the Bruins locking up a couple key pieces,


 2019-11-29  48m

Nov. 25, 2019: Ron Francis

Jeff and Elliotte talk with with the GM of Seattle’s NHL franchise about his role in the organization, embracing the city’s hockey history, the tech community’s involvement in building the arena, mock drafts, analytics,


 2019-11-25  29m

Nov. 21, 2019: Supernova In The Centre Of The Hockey Universe

Mike Babcock is out and Sheldon Keefe is in for the Maple Leafs. Jeff and Elliotte are joined by former Toronto president and GM Brian Burke to talk about how the day played out, the good side of Babcock, how hard it is to win in Toronto and more.


 2019-11-21  1h33m

Nov. 14, 2019: The Curious Case Of Ilya Kovalchuk

Jeff and Elliotte discuss the situation in L.A. between the Kings and Kovalchuk, the best on-the-fly rebuild in the NHL, high-scoring defencemen, the back-up goalie situation in Toronto and much more. They are also joined by Golden Knights winger Mark ...


 2019-11-14  1h20m