Hockey Night in Canada Podcast

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Remembering Ted Lindsay

The hockey world lost a legend on March 4. Ted Lindsay died at the age of 93. Lindsay was one of the most feared players on the ice and garnered the nickname "Terrible Ted".

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Racism in hockey

Despite efforts to be an open and inclusive game, racism in hockey unfortunately still exists. Recently there have been several racist incidents involving fans and minor hockey teams that have garnered national media attention in the U.S. and Canada. On this episode of the Hockey Night In Canada Podcast, we discuss racism in hockey and what can be done to hopefully one day remove it from the game.

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Celebrating International Women's Day

Women's hockey has made giant strides since its first documented game almost 100 years ago. It's now part of the Olympic games, there are two professional leagues and women are competing against men. Despite all these accomplishments, there is still plenty of room for growth.

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Top 5 Stanley Cup contenders after trade deadline

The best team in the NHL is the Tampa Bay Lightning. But after that, who are the next four teams? With all the parity in the league, coming up with the top five is a pretty difficult task.

Hockey Night In Canada podcast: Anticipating trade deadline day

Trade deadline day is one of the most anticipated days on the NHL calendar. The one day that can put a team over the hump and get them one step closer to hoisting Lord Stanley, or handicap them for years to come. That's the uniqueness of this day, it can make or break a team's fortune.

Hockey Night In Canada Podcast: Russia's NHL evolution from Mogilny to Ovi

This week, the Hockey Night in Canada podcast takes a closer look at the evolution of Russian players in the NHL and how a couple of key moments helped define their growth within the game.

Hockey Night In Canada Podcast: Dreading the Stanley Cup drought

This week, the Hockey Night in Canada podcast considers Stanley Cup drought-stricken cities. Host Rob Pizzo dissects Toronto's woes with guest Gord Stellick, and Sam Rosen remembers the game in 1994 that ended the New York Rangers' 54 years without a championship.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Legendary voices of the game

In this week’s episode of the Hockey Night In Canada podcast, guest host Scott Russell talks to three Foster Hewitt Award winners — Jim Robson, Joe Bowen and Dick Irvin.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: The greatest all-star game moments

In this week’s episode of the Hockey Night In Canada podcast, we talk about some of the greatest all-star game moments.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: The art of chirping

In this week’s episode of the Hockey Night In Canada podcast, we discuss chirping in hockey. The good, the bad and the ugly of it.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Women making strides in hockey

In this week’s episode of the Hockey Night In Canada podcast, we discuss the impact women have made in hockey and the room for growth within the sport.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Highs and lows at midway point of NHL season

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, Rob Pizzo is joined by Stanley Cup champion Glenn Healy as they look back at the highs and lows of the first half of the NHL season.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Best of 2018

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we take a look back at the best interviews of 2018, including Daniel Carcillo opening up about the hazing he experienced while a member of the Sarnia Sting.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Hockey books for the holidays

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we talk to actor and Habs superfan Jay Baruchel and broadcaster Ken Reid about the perfect stocking stuffers for hockey fans.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Why hockey will work in Seattle

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we take a closer look at Seattle’s expansion bid, the history and future of expansion, and explore whether 32 teams is too many.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Coaches are hired to be fired

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we discuss what happens when a coach gets fired. We sometimes forget that coaches are humans and have families. We will discuss the time leading up to it, during it and what happens afterwards.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Daniel Carcillo speaks out about 'disgusting' hockey culture

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we discuss the hazing culture in hockey. Hazing has been an accepted part of hockey for decades now. But recently some disturbing stories have come into the public eye. Stories that involved abuse, bullying, and some horrible behaviour … all disguised as "hazing."

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Why are goalies so weird?

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, we take a look at the keepers of the crease and what makes them so different from their teammates. Rob Pizzo is joined by Stanley Cup champion Ilya Bryzgalov, as well as John Garrett, who has some interesting stories to share on his playing days in the WHA and the NHL.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Jayna Hefford, Brian Burke on everything Hall of Fame

In this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast we take a look at the 2018 HHOF induction class. Rob is joined by Jayna Hefford, while Sophia Jurksztowicz chats with HHOF selection committee member Brian Burke in this week's edition of Ice Level.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Connor McDavid's legend is growing

The first month of the 2018-19 NHL season has already provided us with plenty to talk about and analyze — including some surprises thanks to a few of the Canadian clubs. Rob Pizzo is joined by Ron MacLean to discuss the top storylines and the unmatched skills of Connor McDavid.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Elliotte Friedman on how to be an insider

For hockey fans, getting breaking news and analysis on the latest moves has never been easier. But it takes a lot of hard work to get that stuff out there. Elliotte Friedman, Justin Bourne and Greg Wyshynski join this week's pod to share their insider secrets.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Should goalie gear be one size fits all?

On this week's episode of the Hockey Night in Canada podcast, goalies past and present weigh in on one of the game's hot-button issues — the size of netminders' equipment.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Don Koharski and the infamous 'donut incident'

Referees take centre ice this week on the HNIC Podcast. Why would they choose their line of work? When everything goes perfectly, and they do their job as well as it can be done, theoretically, they go unnoticed. That's the best scenario.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Where have all the rivalries gone?

On this week's episode, Kris Draper and Chris Nilan share war stories from the old Wings-Avs and Habs-Nordiques battles and some active NHLers stick up for today's rivalries.

Listen to the debut episode of the Hockey Night In Canada podcast

In the first episode of the new Hockey Night in Canada podcast, host Rob Pizzo and regular contributor Sophia Jurksztowicz tackle five of the biggest questions in the NHL ahead of opening night.