9 Podcasts for Hockey Fans

Podcasts are all the rage these days. You can throw your headphones in and learn, laugh and ponder everything from technology news to business tips to real life murder mysteries… FOR FREE! Finding podcasts that you love can sometimes feel like an arduous task, as there are just SO many available to us now.

In this post, we have rounded up 11 of our favourite podcasts for hockey fans. If you have any favourites of your own, please feel free to leave your recommendations in the comments below. ENJOY!

1. The Hockey News Podcast

Each week The Hockey News Podcast brings their experts together, along with special guests, to talk about all the important issues in the hockey world.

Examples of episodes: 

Prospect Podcast: The ultimate World Junior preview and Seattle expansion, what it means for Houston and Quebec, and Erik Karlsson trade rumblings.

 

2. Hockey Central @ Noon

Hockey Central @ Noon is the latest hockey buzz with host Daren Millard, former NHLers Nick Kypreos & Colby Armstrong, and former NHL executives Doug MacLean & Gord Stellick.

Examples of episodes:

Blues GM Doug Armstrong talks his contract extension + injuries to his team; Wayne Gretzky remembers Johnny Bower and Leafs lose another game in Columbus without Auston Matthews; Washington Capitals Coach, Barry Trotz, joins the show to discuss what makes his team successful.

 

3. ESPN On Ice with Greg Wyshynski

ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski talks all things NHL and hockey culture with the biggest names in the game, ESPN’s stable of experts and puckheads of all walks of life.

Examples of episodes:

Top 10 NHL things of 2017 and Analyzing Video Replay.

 

4. Spittin’ Chiclets

Rear Admiral, the Boston Bruins writer at Barstool Sports, and Ryan Whitney, a retired defenseman who played in the NHL for nine seasons, team up to bring their outspoken and irreverent opinions to the masses on Spittin’ Chiclets. Focusing on the NHL but also touching on pop culture, the gents from Boston will air a new episode each Friday on Barstool Sports.

Examples of episodes:

Featuring Florida Panthers President/CEO Matt Caldwell and The Fighting Episode.

5. The Steve Dangle Podcast

Steve “Dangle” Glynn and KiSS 92.5’s Adam Wylde talk about hockey and silly things on The Steve Dangle Podcast.

Examples of episodes:

Sensless and Steve Dangle Interviews Johnny Bower.

 

6. Puck Podcast

Puck Podcast is a weekly hockey podcast that talks about nothing but the NHL with analysis, interviews, opinions and information you won’t get anywhere else.

Examples of episodes:

Predators moving to the top of their division and a Vancouver rooking making a strong case for the Calder Trophy and Kings winning streak continuing and a Blues season ticket holder having a dream come true.

 

7. Marek vs. Wyshynski

Jeff Marek of Sportsnet and Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo! Sports team up to agree and disagree on the NHL news of the day in Marek vs. Wyshynski. This daily podcast will also include guests.

Examples of episodes:

Pittsburgh Penguins 2nd straight Cup, possible landing spots for Marc Andre Fleury and looking ahead to the expansion draft.

 

8. Breakaway, The Minor Hockey Podcast

Breakaway, the minor hockey podcast puts you in alone with some of the best and brightest minds in the game today. Each week, Dan Pollard sits down with the leaders of hockey to discuss everything from scoring more goals to how to grow the game.

Examples of episodes:

Should we ever shorten the bench in minor hockey? and The Vital Role of Officials.

 

9. The Hockey Show Podcast

The Hockey Show Podcast is fast, funny, and entertaining Hockey talk. NHL, AHL, ECHL, NCAA, and Beer.

Examples of episodes:

Are The Senators Moving out of Ottawa? and What is the Best Hockey Movie of All Time?

 

We hope you enjoy our selection!

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