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 1h7m. Bisher sind 133 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 5 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts

Hal Gill

The former NHL defenceman turned broadcaster has played in over 1000 NHL games and won a Stanley Cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins.  Gill joined Jeff and Elliotte (on March 11th) to talk about his defensive style of play, being mentally strong,



What NHL GMs Are Talking About

Jeff and Elliotte discuss a recent conference call between the NHL’s GMs and what came of it. They also talk about players who might have gone home to Europe and the cancellations of the CHL playoffs and Memorial Cup.  Plus,



Welcome To Our New World

Jeff and Elliotte are at home, but they’re talking… and listening. The guys debut a new game (courtesy a fan) and then discuss escrow, a late-start season format, their favourite games and answer #ASK31 questions. Plus,



What Happened? What Now? What’s Next?

Every major team sport has suspended play. Jeff and Elliotte discuss the craziest day of the professional careers, what it was like to be on the air as news was breaking and why this could be a good opportunity for the NHL to get creative — Elliotte ha...



Sudarshan “Sudsie” Maharaj

You may not know his name, but you know his work and should know his story. Sudarshan Maharaj moved to Canada from Trinidad when he was six and fell in love with hockey. He became a goalie, eventually winning a national championship with York Universit...



Mike Sullivan

The Pittsburgh Penguins’ head coach has seen a lot through his 12 seasons as a pro player and 14 more on coaching staffs in the AHL and NHL. For the past five he’s led a team with two of the greatest players in league history,



Travis Green

The Vancouver Canucks head coach was a first round draft pick of the New York Islanders in 1989 and spent 14 seasons in the NHL with five teams. After his playing days, he turned to coaching rising through the ranks before being hired in 2017 as the be...



A Short History Of The EBUG

David Ayres beating the Maple Leafs is the story of the season so far and Elliotte takes listeners behind the scenes of Hockey Night in Canada as the saga unfolded. Jeff geeks out on the history of emergency backup goalies and the guys discuss the EBUG...


 2020-02-27  1h27m

Rick Bowness

He’s been behind an NHL bench for 35 seasons, including 29 consecutive. He also spent five more as a head coach in the AHL, including one while he was still a player. All that after nearly a decade as a pro on the ice.


 2020-02-24  30m

31 Teams. 31 Thoughts. 31 Trades?

Jeff and Elliotte discuss the deals that have gone down, and all the deadlines deals that could go down… or not. 31 Thoughts: The Podcast is presented by GMC Sierra trucks, complete with the World’s-First Six-function Multi-Pro Tailgate.


 2020-02-20  1h16m