Former NHL vets Ryan Whitney, Paul Bissonnette and Barstool Sports' Rear Admiral bring their outspoken and irreverent opinions to the masses. Focusing on the NHL but also touching on pop culture and everything else under the sun. New Episodes release every Monday and Thursday.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Ryan Lannon to talk about what it is like playing in Europe, to discuss growing up with Whitney and playing with Biz and Wilkes-Barre. The guys also give a playoff update and break down all the series so far including the shocking upset of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Whit also responds to Marc Savard and Frankie Borrelli as he has been getting attacked from all angles this week.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys talk all things NHL playoffs so they are joined by one of the best in the business, Ray Ferraro, to get his take on everything that has been going on. The guys discuss the Kardi-DeBrusk situation, Cale Makar signing in Colorado, Carolina, Tampa-Columbus and a whole bunch more. The guys also get into the Masters and break down how big of a comeback story Tiger Woods has been.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys wrap up with their playoff previews when they preview the final three series that start on Thursday. The boys are then joined by Brandon Yip to talk about his NHL career, the KHL, what it's like living in China and more. The guys then wrap up with Wednesday night's games plus come they touch on some recent NHL news.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by NHL Insider Darren Dreger of TSN to discuss all the crazy things going on in the NHL right now. Dregs gives us his take on the Florida Panther Head Coaching situation, why Phil Housley was fired and a bunch more. He also gives us his Stanley Cup pick and talks a little about a future lockout and the possibility of it happening. The boys then preview five playoff series that will be played on before Thursday and give their picks for ...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are all in Boston to record in person. The guys are also joined by Sidney Crosby's personal trainer and Director of Sport Science and Performance for the Pittsburgh Penguins Andy O'Brien. Andy joins to talk about CBD, all the things he is working on with Sid, some hilarious stories about working with the Penguins and a bunch more. The guys also touch on some NHL news, the upcoming playoffs, and the Red Wings and more.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets we have a jam packed episode. First, we were joined by Roberto Bortuzzo of the St. Louis Blues, along with everyone's good pal Larry Flowers. The boys join to talk about the Blues crazy season, the goal song, and a ton more. The guys are then joined by Hollywood Man Rocket Jon Hamm. Hamm joins to talk about his love for the Blues, his acting career, meeting Rear Admiral on The Town set and some more. The guys wrap up with some NHL news including Quinn Hug...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets for the first time ever, the podcast will feature a former NHL referee and arguably the most decorated of all time in Kerry Fraser. Fraser joins the podcast to discuss his entire career and some of the crazy stories along the way. Including fights with Mario Lemieux, Theo Fleury, the famous 1993 Gretzky-Gilmour incident and a bunch more. The guys also talk about some league news, including the Paul Byron- Mackenzie Weegar fight, the Jon Cooper contract ...more
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by former NHL pest Matthew Barnaby. Matthew joins to talk all about his career and some of the guys he played with and he obviously doesn't hold anything back. The guys also discuss Biz in NYC, some NHL news including some impressive Keith Yandle stats, Bob Nicholson's comments about the Oilers, plus a bunch more.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by a former teammate of both Paul and Ryan, Rob Scuderi. The guys talk about their time in Pittsburgh together, his career and what Scuds is up to now. The boys also discuss Ryan's trip to Turks and Caicos and a failed scuba attempt with his family. Then boys wrap up with some NHL news and a Gambling Corner from Rear Admiral.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Steve Parsons who was apart of the St. Patrick's Day Massacre between the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins and Syracuse Crunch on St. Patrick's Day in 2002. We get some great stories from Steve, what actually happened on that day in 2002, what he is up to now and a ton more. We also get a call from Biz's former lady friend who once had her boyfriend give Biz a death threat. We get her side of the story and much more on this week's ep...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys have their final interview of the West Coast Wagon Tour as they are joined by Teddy Purcell, the man behind the scenes for the whole trip. Instead of just chiming in on the interviews, we get a full interview with Teddy himself to find out what he is up to now, some funny stories and we are also joined by his dog Vedder. The guys also talk about some NHL news, starting off with some major milestones and a great night of hockey on Tuesday night...more
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by their final all-star on the West Coast Wagon Tour, in Keith Yandle. Lucky for listeners, Keith's brother Brian also joined the podcast as well as Teddy Purcell to tell some stories about growing up with Keith and Ryan and what it was like to play with them. The guys also touch on some league news and some recent suspensions, while also diving into Grinnelli's Spring Break trip and RA's throwback story.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets we are joined by our final all stars from the West Coast Wagon Tour, but we may have saved the best for last as we are joined by Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl of the Edmonton Oilers. The guys also have Chiclets Correspondent Teddy Purcell join the pod for the interview to pull some good stories out of his former teammates. The guys are then joined by Matt Cullen who just played his 1500th game. Matt talks about his special night and the road to get ...more
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets we have one of our most interesting episodes ever. Once again, the West Coast Wagon Tour rolls on with Ryan “Bugsy” Malone as the guest. We sat down with Bugsy at the house in LA for a nice long chat about his life, his career and some great stories. The guys are also joined by Frankie Borrelli and Sean Avery to dispute Sean's comments about Islanders fans. Frankie is not happy with Sean and they go toe to toe. The guys also go around the league and talk ...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the West Coast Wagon Tour continues with Brent Burns from the San Jose Sharks. Burns joins to talk about his very interesting life, his career, some crazy stories and more. The boys also hear from Kevin Connolly, from the hit series Entourage. Kevin is a die-hard Islanders fan so the boys get his take on the upcoming John Tavares return game. The fellas also go around the league and touch on some league news while also finding a way to mix in the questi...more
On Tuesday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by arguably the best-looking person on the planet, Henrik Lundqvist. The Rangers goalie stops by the West Coast Wagon Tour to discuss how his season has been going, to talk about some of his teammates, his career, his clothes and a ton more. Hank also gives some legendary stories, just as you'd expect. The guys then follow up with an interview with the insiderrr himself, Mike Commodore. Commie joins to talk trade deadline and more. T...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the West Coast Wagon Tour continues with an interview with Boston Bruins forward David Pastrnak. The guys talk about David's upbringing, his new contract with the Bruins, and some insight into the Bruins locker room. The guys are also joined by former brawler Reid Simpson. Reid attended the live show in Chicago so we got his take on that whole situation and his career + some KHL stories. The guys also touch on some NHL news including the recent Charlie ...more
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the West Coast Wagon Tour continues as the guys are joined by Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Immediately there is tension in the room as Stammer called out Biz for his mental midget comments during his intro and the comedy ensues from there. The guys discuss the Lightnings season, how good Kucherov is and some stories from his day with Teddy Purcell and Bugsy Malone who also joined the interview. The boys also talk about good the Blues have be...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by their first all-star on the West Coast Wagon Tour, Claude Giroux. The guys talk all things Philly, Carter Hart and even get some good Scott Hartnell stories. The guys then debuted the new voicemail line where fans can call in and leave the boys a message to play on the podcast. The guys wrap up by talking about some things that grind their gears and Valentines Day.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Scottie Upshall as a part of the west coast wagon tour. Uppies tells some hilarious stories and gives us an update on what he is up to now and when fans can expect to see him back on the ice. The guys also talk about all the hot teams in the NHL and all the teams that are struggling just as Randy Carlyle is fired by the Ducks. The boys discuss the firing and what it means for the future of the Ducks.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Adrian Aucoin. The last time the boys heard from Adrian was in Chicago at the failed live show, so we got Adrian's take on that plus a bunch more. The guys also go around the league and touch on some news and trades while also discussing the Blackhawks and Patrick Kane. Can Chicago make the playoffs? Is Kane the greatest US born player ever? The guys discussed. The boys also dove into the topic of player tracking technology and wh...more
On Tuesday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys first address the schedule change and why they are recording a day late and its for the obvious reason…the Super Bowl. And once again, the Boston boys gloat in their glory as the Patriots are Super Bowl champions once again. The guys discuss the game and some crazy bets RA hit. The guys are then joined by Mike Comrie, who was apart of the West Coast Wagon Tour. Chiclets Correspondent Teddy Purcell also joined the interview as well. The guys fini...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by maybe the most popular person on hockey twitter right now, Kendall Coyne Schofield who took the NHL Skills Competition by storm this past weekend. She joined to talk about all the accomplishments in her career, woman's hockey, paying Brianna Decker and more. The guys were also joined by Dustin Penner to talk about everything under the sun. The guys get some good stories from their playing days with a lot of Edmonton talk. The guys...more
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, Bugsy Malone and Teddy Purcell are back to recap the West Coast Wagon Tour. The guys talk about their favorite moments from the trip, the highlights, lowlights, and some great stories. The guys are then joined by Stanley Cup Champion Ray Bourque to discuss his Hall of Fame career, his time in Boston, his time in Colorado and a ton more. The guys wrap up with RA's gambling corner and a few great stories from the boys playing days and their trip.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Ryan Malone and Teddy Purcell on their RV trip from LA to San Jose for the All Star Game. As the guys drive up the Pacific Coast Highway, they discuss everything from the Oilers firing Peter Chiarelli to stories from their days playing together. Tune in for one of our best podcast yet.
On Mondays episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Alex Killorn of the Tampa Bay Lightning. The guys discuss Alex's career, some stories about his teammates and much more. The boys were also joined by Jason Demers and his good buddy Kent Huskins to talk some NHL, Kent's coffee shop, some good stories and a bunch more.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by former NHLer Brantt Myhres. Brantt joins to talk about his career, his sobriety, and his role now with the LA kings where he is helping out younger players with substance and alcohol abuse issues. The guys then get a call from former guest Sheldon Souray, who is a good buddy of Brantts. The guys tell some good stories and tell a few more good tales. The boys also talk about some league news, including the news that the NHL and NH...more
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Kevin Hayes of the New York Rangers to check in on how his season is going. Haysie and the boys tell some stories and catch up on some things since the last time he joined the podcast, including some great stories about the infamous Keith Yandle. The guys also touch on some NHL news and how Rear Admiral is having the best week of his life.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys have two great interviews on tap. The boys are joined by Theo Fleury to talk about his career, his sobriety, some great stories and a ton more. The guys are also joined by a few of the LA Kings young guys (Cal Petersen, Matt Luff) to talk about dating apps in Los Angeles. The guys also go around the league and talk about some NHL news and discuss what the Sabres should do about Jeff Skinner.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined in studio by Nate Schmidt, Marc-Andre Fleury and Ryan Reaves of the Vegas Golden Knights. The guys talk about what it is like to play in Vegas, who is the clown on the team, some off the ice stories and a ton more. The guys also touch on some NHL news along with the World Juniors as well. Being that we are half way through the NHL season, the boys give their surprises and disappointments of the season thus far.
On Thursday's podcast, the guys explain what happened on their trip to Chicago. The guys discuss why the Live Show didn't go as planned and how the tailgate and the game was. The guys are also joined by 4x Stanley Cup winner Darren McCarty to discuss Music, his time in Detroit, cannabis and more. The boys wrap up by touching on some league news, including Dallas Stars CEO going after Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn to the press. All that and much more on a jam packed episode.
On Monday's podcast we have a special “Best Of 2018” edition of the podcast including some of our favorite interviews of the year.Teddy Purcell 6:00 – 45:50Keith Yandle + Kevin Hayes 48:30 – 1:59:00Adam Oates 2:01:00 – 2:50:00Shane O'Brien 2:52:00 – 3:21:00Jeremy Roenick 3:22:00 – 3:33:00Auston Matthews 3:34:00 – 4:16:00
On a Holiday Episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are giving the listeners an extra long episode to get them through the holidays and are joined by three guests. Jamie Rivers, Darryl Bootland and Dennis Bonvie all join to show to talk about their careers and tell some great stories along the way. The guys also talk about the holidays, World Juniors, some NHL news, and if OHL players should be paid.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by former NHL enforcer and current talk show host Cam Janssen. Cam joins to talk about some funny stories, his role as an enforcer, some ups and downs in his life and a ton more. The guys also touch on Tom Wilson's big TKO, Biz getting snubbed by Call Her Daddy, Carter Hart and more.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Tyler Seguin of the Dallas Stars. Tyler joins to talk about his time in Boston and what it was like to win the Stanley Cup is rookie year, the big trade, his time in Dallas and a lot more. The guys also recap their NYC trip, talk Jack Eichel, talk about ref abuse and some more.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are all in NYC for a week of content and are joined by former NHLers Geoff Courtnall and Riley Cote. Geoff joins to talk about his career, some of the pranks he pulled and a few more funny stories and Riley joins to talk about the hemp/cbd movement and what he is doing to try to implement it into the NHL. The guys also go around the league and touch on some league news as well.
On Monday's episode, the guys are joined by Tyson Barrie and Erik Johnson of the Colorado Avalanche. Tyson and Erik join the boys to talk about how this season is going, how good Nathan MacKinnon is, some stories from their days playing with Whit and Biz and a ton more. The guys also touch on the Tom Wilson-Ryan Reaves drama and we get another Gambling Corner from RA.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Comedian Bill Burr. Bill joins to talk about his love for hockey, his love for the Bruins and fighting, his career and a ton more. The guys also go around the league and talk about some NHL news including the new NHL franchise in Seattle, Keith Yandle's Ironman Streak, Ryan Reaves vs Tom Wilson and a few more.
On Monday's episode, the guys switch it up and have Chicago Blackhawks Vice President and General Manager Stan Bowman on the podcast. Stan joins to talk about some of the trades he's made over the past few years and basically goes in depth on why he made each one. Stan also responds to some of the negativity he is receiving from Blackhawks fans, but first he opens up with what it was like growing up being the son of Scotty Bowman. The guys also touch on some NHL news around the league including ...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Jeremy Roenick to talk about everything under the sun. JR talks about his career, some things he's learned along the way and he also tells arguably the craziest story/prank of all time. The guys are then joined by Nick Niedert, the ECHL goalie who just got his first win in pro hockey in over 1000 days. The guys wrap up with some NHL news, Grinnelli makes a new Sabres bet, and RA recaps his 5-0 gambling corner.
On Monday's episode the guys are joined by Matthew Tkachuk of the Calgary Flames and Alex Goligoski of the Arizona Coyotes. The guys talk with Matthew about what it was like growing up in the Blues locker room with his brother Brady, who would win in a fight between the two, his Flames teammates and a ton more. When Goose joins, the guys discuss his time in Pittsburgh with Whit and what it was like to live with him. The guys wrap up with the next round of the Celly SZN bracket along with some go...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Brian McGrattan to talk about his career, his sobriety, some good razor stories and a ton more. The boys also discuss the Edmonton Oilers coaching change and what is next for them as well as the St. Louis Blues coaching change and what is next in St. Louis. The guys also go around the NHL for some league news.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Dylan Strome, Brady Tkachuk and Mike Commodore. Dylan joins to talk about playing in Arizona, being a high draft pick and his brothers. Brady also touches on his brother Matthew and whether or not he thinks he could beat him in a fight. Commie joins as our Battle of Alberta correspondent and breaks down the Flames-Oilers game he was at.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Teddy Purcell and Brent Sopel. Teddy stops by to discuss what it was like to be at Martin St. Louis's Hall of Fame ceremony along with a few other stories. And Sopel joins to discuss his entire career, his dyslexia, what he's up to now and a ton more. The guys also touch on some news around the NHL as well as a quick NBA rant from Whit.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by Morgan Rielly of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The guys talk about the offseason additions for the Leafs, making BC Nasty Does BC with Biz, some great stories and more. The guys are then joined by Morgan's pal and one of our sponsors, Elliot Mashford, the President of Eagle Energy Vapor to talk about his life and how is business could be on American television soon. The guys also go around the NHL and touch on all the league news while a...more
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys have on the ultimate team guy and Biz's former teammate, Shane Doan. Doaner talks about his time playing with Biz and in Arizona, some off the ice stuff and some great stories. The boys also get into some talk about all the major NHL news that has been happening. From Coach Q being fired to Lucic to the Senators, the boys covered it all.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by NHL MVP Taylor Hall. The guys talk about Taylor's time in New Jersey, winning the Hart Trophy, living with Whit and more. The guys are also joined by Johnny Walker and Tyler Busch of the Arizona State Men's Hockey Team. The boys talk about what it's like to play at a school like ASU, playing with Mario Lemieux's kid, and the future of the Sun Devils program.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by former St. Louis Blues forward Kelly Chase. The guys talk about Kelly's career, playing with Brett Hull, St. Louis hockey and a ton more. The guys also have a Halloween themed episode and talk a ton about former costumes, NHL Halloween parties and a lot more. Plus a Halloween themed All Right Hamilton to end the episode.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by recently retired Jordin Tootoo. The guys talk about where Jordin grew up, what it took for him to get to the NHL, his sobriety, his NHL career and a ton more. The guys also get into the recent NHL news regarding the league going all in on gambling. The fellas also touch on John Tortorella's comments about the league becoming a giant hug fest and wrap up with RA's gambling corner.
On Thursday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets the guys are joined by one of the most controversial players in NHL history, Sean Avery. The guys talk about Sean's career, his time in NYC, why he played the way he did, Him vs Martin Brodeur and much more. The boys also address Rear Admiral's recent suspension from the podcast for being too drunk on the last podcast as well as touch on some NHL news from around the league.
On Monday's episode, the guys are joined by two-time Stanley Cup Champion Brooks Orpik, also former high school teammate of Ryan Whitney. The guys talk about the recent Stanley Cup win, playing in Pittsburgh, and a ton more. The guys also talked about Jay Bouwmeester and his recent healthy scratch and look back on his career. The fellas touch on some other NHL news and wrap up with some good stories.
On a Thursday episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by former NHL defenseman and Roxy legend Shane O'Brien to talk about his career, some great stories, what he is up to now and a ton more. The guys also talk about the recent suspension to Florida Panther defenseman Mike Matheson for his hit on Elias Pettersson and touch on some other NHL news. The boys also play All Right Hamilton as well as other another edition of RA's Gambling Corner.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by Charlie McAvoy and Ryan Donato of the Boston Bruins. In what was a really fun interview, the guys talk about Ryan's time at the Olympics, Charlie's rookie season, the playoffs, playing in Boston and a ton more. The fellas also talk about the recent hit on Vancouver Canucks forward Elias Pettersson by Florida Panthers defenseman Mike Matheson. The boys also look around the league and open up the discussion of the best contracts in t...more
On a Thursday episode of Spittin' Chiclets the boys have finally had enough of Gritty, so Biz gives a call into the Flyers front office to voice his concerns. The guys are then joined by hockey Hall of Famer and current skills coach guru, Adam Oates. The boys talk about what Oates is up to now and some good stories from his great career. The fellas also introduce a new segment called “RA's gambling corner”.
On a Monday edition of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by Carolina Hurricanes goalie and Stanley Cup Champion, Scott Darling. The guys talk about Scott's career, including his time in Chicago and winning the Stanley Cup, Scott also talks about this upcoming season and his down year last year. The guys also touch on the UFC fight that happened over the weekend and give their opinions on the mayhem that ensued.
On this week's episode, the boys are joined by Scott Hartnell who retired from the NHL this week after 17 seasons. Whit and Biz talk to Scott about his career, his time in Philly, his farts and a ton more. The guys break down the opening night in the NHL, talk about the Chiclets Bump with Auston Matthews and Jack Eichel and much more. The boys also touch on Tom Wilson's 20-game suspension and give their thoughts on it.
On Monday's episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by NHL super star, 2016 1st overall pick and Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews. The guys talk about Biz blowing off Auston all summer, growing up in Arizona, playing in Toronto and a ton more. The guys also preview some of the NHL awards and give their predictions on those.
On a Thursday episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by Stanley Cup Champion and former Chicago Blackhawk, Brandon Bollig. The guys talk about Bollig's career, what he is up to now, winning the Stanley Cup, fighting Biz and a ton more. The guys also preview the entire Metro Division to wrap up their preseason division break down and talk some recent NHL news.
On a Monday episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by Vegas Golden Knights forward Ryan Reaves. A great interview that touches on the beginning of Ryan's career and how he thought his career may be over. That, along with plenty of great stories and much more. The guys also preview the Atlantic Division and bring back All Right Hamilton.
On a Thursday episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys are joined by Barstool Big Cat, and former NHL defenseman John-Michael Liles. With the guys previewing the Central division, Big Cat joins to break down the Chicago Blackhawks and what to expect out of them next season. The guys then talk to John-Michael Liles who was one of the most underrated interviews since Spittin' Chiclets started. JML talks about his time in Colorado, Boston and a ton more.
On this first Monday episode of the season, the guys are joined by a star studded, very rich group of NHL hockey players. First, the new captain of the Arizona Coyotes, Oliver Ekman-Larsson joined the podcast to talk about his career and the upcoming year, as well as living with Biz last season. The boys then do a Pacific division preview, breaking down every team in the division and then wrap up with a great interview with Jack Eichel and Noah Hanifin.
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by reoccurring guest and former Nashville Predator Eric Nystrom. The guys get into what Eric is up to now, going back to school, the cons of working in a front office, his dad, and much more. The guys also touch on all the news that has been breaking around the NHL. Erik Karlsson being traded to San Jose, Max Pacioretty being traded to Vegas, Seguin's new deal, and Stevie Y are all on the agenda. Tune in for the guys last Friday podcast, as we will be ...more
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by Brayden and Luke Schenn to wrap up the last of the Kelowna interviews. The guys talk about growing up playing together and what it was like to play in the NHL together as brothers and teammates, along with a few good stories mixed in. Paul, Ryan, and RA finally get back to the NHL news with the season around the corner and the recent announcement that Nate Schmidt of the Vegas Golden Knights will be suspended for 20 games. The guys touch on that and...more
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by three time Stanley Cup champion, Brent Seabrook, defenseman for the Chicago Blackhawks. The guys talk about the crazy ride and the three cups with Chicago, some funny Joel Quennville stories, and much more. The guys also talk Tyler Seguin and his contract situation in Dallas. Could the star center be on the move again? The guys discuss.
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug. The guys talk about what #47 has been up to this summer and how he is rehabbing from his injury at the end of last season. The guys talk everything under the sun with Krug, from Marchand licking people to Cam Neely pretending to be SeaBass. The guys also talk Whit vs Riggs, Grinnelli's bar tab and much more.
On this week's episode, Biz is on the road for his annual 24 hour drive from Vancouver to Arizona, so he calls in to join the boys to talk PGA Championship, some NHL news about some recent signings, NBC releasing their NHL schedule and much more. The guys are also joined by Tyson Jost of the Colorado Avalanche and Blake Comeau of the Dallas Stars for a great interview with the two former teammates.
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by some legendary guests. First up, they are joined by Devils forward Brian Boyle to talk about his career, his sickness, life off the ice and more. Then, on another addition of Kelowna Diaries with Biz, he's joined by long time Ottawa Senator Wade Redden, to talk about what it was like to play 1000 games in the NHL, his experience with the Boston Marathon bombings, and more. The guys also get into their usual shenanigans which includes Ryan almost fig...more
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by former NHLer and author Terry Ryan. Terry talks about his book “Tales Of A First-round Nothing: My Life as an NHL Footnote”. The guys also talk about Terry's career and what it was like to be an early 1st round pick, plus some crazy stories along the way. The Fellas wrap up with some NHL talk and some talk about Paul's recent trip to Boston.
On this week's episode, the guys celebrate episode 100 with interviews with recently signed St. Louis Blues Defenseman, Joel Edmundson along with 2011 Stanley Cup winner and current Edmonton Oilers forward Milan Lucic. The guys talk about arbitration and what its like for players to experience it and they get Joel's take on it. Joel also talks about the loaded roster the Blues have headed into next season. The fellas talk about the 2011 cup with Looch and get an overall recap of his time in Bost...more
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by Pat Maroon, who recently signed with his home town St. Louis Blues. Pat tells some of the back stories about how the deal came to be, some of the factors that went into him signing a one-year deal, how excited his son was and much more. The guys also recap Whit's golf trip across the pond and Biz & Grinnelli's trip to British Columbia. The guys wrapped up with the horrible news about the passing of Ray Emery and some NHL news.
On this week's episode, the guys are without Whitney, who is on Karlsson watch over in Europe. Meanwhile, the boys were joined by former NHL tendy Jason LaBarbera. The guys talked about some of the crazy rosters Jason has been apart of as well as some crazy stories from those teams. With it being the summer, the guys dropped the hockey talk for a little and were joined by Paul's friend “Arch Bishop” who gets paid by people with foot fetishes. Some crazy stories and we learn how people are actual...more
On this week's episode, the guys were joined by Chris Johnston of Sportsnet to break down the John Tavares signing in Toronto. The boys were also joined by Frankie Borrelli to hear how he is doing after his favorite player left him and the Islanders. The fellas also touch on some of the big name free agents who have switched teams this off season.
On this week's episode, the guys are recording live from the house of Florida Panthers defenseman Keith Yandle. The boys are also joined by New York Rangers forward Kevin Hayes for the entire episode. On the agenda for the episode is John Tavares and the meeting he held in LA with potential teams for next season, the Hall of Fame inductees, more man rockets, Biz joined a gym & much more.
On Episode 95, we're happy to bring you the #2 U.S.-born goal scorer in NHL history, Keith Tkachuk. Big Walt called it like he saw it when he played and, thankfully, nothing has changed. In one of the more entertaining interviews we've conducted, Tkachuk talks about what it's like to have two sons become first round draft picks, when he first recognized their talent, what wisdom he imparted on them, why Chris Pronger was a prick to practice against, why Pronger is one of the best ever, the diffe...more
On this week's episode, the guys are joined by King Clancy Memorial Trophy Nominee Jason Zucker for an NHL Awards themed episode. Jason talks about the past year in Minnesota, playing with the team his whole career, who the funny guys are in the locker room and more. The boys then give their NHL awards predictions. From the Hart Trophy to the Jack Adams, the guys break down all the awards and give their predictions as to who will win each one. Ryan is also convinced that Pavel Bure wears number ...more
On Episode 93, the guys open up with the dual PR disasters coming out of Canada's capital. Ottawa Senators assistant GM Randy Lee was accused of giving an unsolicited shoulder rub to a 19-year-old hotel shuttle driver and allegedly made lewd comments regarding his (Lee's) wrench as well. Meanwhile, Melinda Karlsson filed for a peace bond (Canadian restraining order, roughly) against Mike Hoffman's longtime fiancée Monika Caryk because Caryk is alleged to have made some preposterously crazy comme...more
On Episode 92, the guys catch up on a few non-Stanley Cup topics before diving into the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals wild, cross-country celebrations. For an insider perspective, Caps winger and certified man missile Tom Wilson joins the show to fill us in on all of the shenanigans taking D.C. by storm and well as some stories from the Cup run. Next, PFTCommenter checks in to give us the rundown on his trip to Vegas for the Cup-clincher, how exactly he managed to sip from the silver ...more
This week's Friday episode was recorded right after the Washington Capitals won their first Stanley Cup so we kick it off by breaking down the game and the series to explain why D.C. was better than Sin City. Our guest Sheldon Souray, a certified man rocket, then joins us for a lengthy chat about his career including: what it was like to wear the bleu blanc et rouge, what he misses about the game, his time in Edmonton, the current state of the game, Montreal, and a story about the legend himself...more
This week's first episode breaks down Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final and why Washington now has a stranglehold on the series. Then old friend Mike Commodore stops by to chop it up and tell some wild stories. He fills us in on getting into Edmonton street fights, attending every North American teammate's Cup party in 2006, how Mike Babcock screwed Mike Modano out of 1500 games played, his annual golf trip with Whits, a wild tale about his buddy who flew private with Ernie Els, and much more. Com...more
On Episode 89, the guys break down the Stanley Cup so far (after deserved praise for Alexander Mogilny). They also discuss the increased ratings, Braden Holtby's amazing, series-altering save, and much more. Biz also chats with two former teammates he won a Calder Cup with who are now facing each other for the same trophy again. Whits also brings in bashing basketball for its Chiclets debut.
Today's episode kicks off with up-to-the-minute analysis of the fantastic Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final from RA, Whits, and Biz. The boys get into how and why Vegas grabbed the essential 1-0 SCF lead, how come this game was the perfect showcase for the NHL, the huge contributions from Vegas's fourth line, and a whole lot more. Next, the guys welcome former Oiler and Devil Luke Gazdic to the show to fill us in on his recent backpacking trip to Southeast Asia. He talks about the wild stuff he wi...more
On this week's Friday episode, Spittin' Chiclets is psyched to have Vegas Golden Knights goalie Marc-Andre Fleury on the show for a lengthy chat before he starts the Stanley Cup Final Monday night. The Flower reminisces with his former Pittsburgh teammates about pranks and Michel Therrien, talks about team expectations in October and why he's playing at such a high level, fills us in on which celebs stop by the locker room, and a whole lot more in a fun interview. Michael Latta also checks in to...more
On this week's first episode of Spittin' Chiclets, the guys discuss the Vegas Golden Knights WCF win and stunning march to the Stanley Cup Final, people crying about their historic run, the Caps huge Game 6 win to force a Game 7, Chiclets week at BSSHQ, Lou Lamoriello going to Long Island (with bonus impression from Whits), and more. Also, Biz looks to redeem himself for last week's ad read and Whitter gets a new shitter.
After getting up to speed on each series, the guys finish off their active week down NYC with a pair of interviews. Buffalo Sabre Sam Reinhart joins the show to talk about appearing in BizNasty Does B.C., the Sabres outlook, and more. Then retired enforcer Colton Orr stops by to talk about his career, if he was ever afraid of an opponent, his favorite non-fighting hockey memory, and much more
The crew is down NYC this week and recorded today's ep at HQ after Vegas tied up their series with Winnipeg. After getting up to speed on the playoff action, the boys welcome former NHLer Teddy Purcell to show. Purcell just got back from a bid in the KHL so he talks Russian gas, ridiculously long flights, and rigged games. He also has a hilarious story time with Whits and Biz about some adventures over the years. Next up, the guys talk to the co-creator of "BizNasty Does B.C." Pasha Es...more
On this week's Friday episode, the guys open up with the just-concluded Game 7 in which Winnipeg beat Nashville to advance to the Western Conference Finals. They discuss the chintzy neutral zone stick foul that essentially ended the game, whether each team was somewhat desensitized to the road atmosphere due to their own home atmosphere, what the difference in the series was, and more. Next, they preview the Washington/Tampa and Vegas/Winnipeg series with positional breakdowns provided by each g...more
This week's first playoff episode kicks off discussing the Caps finally slaying the Penguins and getting out of the Second Round. The boys then do a Bruins autopsy after the Lightning licked them in five games. Spittin' Chiclets has been marveling at what the Vegas Golden Knights have done since October and the crew gets into how they took apart San Jose (it's Marc-Andre Fleury). Then they get into Nashville and Winnipeg Game 7 just as the Preds close out the Jets in Game 6. In addition to the p...more
On this week's second edition of Stanley Cup Playoffs Chiclets, the boys talk about Thursday's Game 4 of Pens/Caps, Tom Wilson and his effect on the series, the highly entertaining San Jose/Vegas series, who should be fired in Columbus for letting Wild Bill Karlsson go, the Bruins bad start in Game 3 killing them, getting booed by an entire arena (home and away), and more. The guys also provide "live" updates on Nashville's big Game 4 win as well as discuss that series. Whits also addr...more
On Episode 80, the guys break down each of the four tightly-contested Conference Semifinals series: Winnipeg vs. Nashville, Pittsburgh vs. Washington, San Jose vs. Vegas, and Boston vs. Tampa Bay. They also discuss the various controversies that have arisen in the last several days including a not-quite-a-goal, a hit to the head, a disallowed OT goal, atrocious reffing, and more. Biz tries to find out why faceoffs have been such an issue this playoffs. Lastly, the fellas pay tribute to pair of l...more
On a special Thursday episode, the guys recap the epic Game 7 in Boston Wednesday night between the Bruins and Leafs. RA gives his take on what it was like inside the barn while Biz and Whits tell us what they saw watching at home. They break down why the Bs are moving on and the Leafs are all done. Lots of adrenaline still flowing for this one. The fellas then get everyone up to speed on the Conference Semi-Final match-ups and give their picks.
For Episode 78, the fellas discuss Washington's comeback to knock out Columbus, the Bruins' inability to solve Freddy Andersen in Game 6, media idiots, the performances/reputations of Rask/Bobrovsky, Twitter foolishness, the current playoff format, and whatever else randomly comes up during the show. Tune in.
On Friday's ep this week, the gents put a bow on the first round of the Pacific series, break down Game 4 of the Bruins/Maple Leafs, discuss the importance of team cores, lament the modern day fear of repercussions, discuss whether the Caps have seized control of their series, and much more of the usual shenanigans. Tune in.
Today's episode is an up-to-the-minute inter-continental affair as Biz checks in from Australia to link up with Whits in New Jersey, and RA and Grinnelli in Boston. The fellas discuss last night's stunning sweep of the Kings by the Golden Knights, the Caps making it a series in the third straight OT game, and Winnipeg grabbing a 3-1 lead over Minny. They also chat about the apparent injury to Sean Couturier due to Radko Gudas, #1 goalies reclaiming jobs, Whitney's cold streak, and much more. Thi...more
On this episode, we have a handful of Barstool's #HockeyGuys check in to discuss the first two nights of the NHL playoffs. Chief (Chicago) gives us his take on the goings-on out West. Nick Maraldo (Heartland) fills us in on his Penguins and other East series. Feitelberg (Boston) checks in to praise his Bruins and slam Nazem Kadri. And Jordie (Philly) does his standard lamenting about his Flyers and their coach.
Old pal Biz Nasty joins the show for Episode 74. The fellas open up with some words about the Humboldt Broncos tragedy in Canada. Next, they discuss each of the eight playoffs series and offer predictions. Then the boys drop some major news about the future of Spittin' Chiclets. Be sure to tune in.
Winnipeg Jets captain Blake Wheeler joins the show this week to talk about his path to the NHL, the best/worst changes in the league since he joined, teenage sniper Patrik Laine, what it was like having to watch Boston win the Cup after being traded, how he kills time on the road, and much more. The guys also discuss the playoff races, the retiring Sedins, the controversial ‘no goal' in the FLA/NAS game, the Masters, and the usual potpourri.
On this week's show, Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk calls in to talk about his early career adversity, the mystery that is goaltender interference (along with a suggestion), being a big Barstool guy, and much more. Additionally, Whits and RA discuss the current playoff races, whether people are sleeping on the Caps, the hot Blues, potential playoff goalie controversies, being a degen (and having an 0-13-1 week), college signings, and a bunch of other stuff our scatterbrains get to.
Two-time Stanley Cup winner Conor Sheary of the Pittsburgh Penguins and "Stool Scenes" creator Ben "Young Pageviews" Friedman join Episode 71 of Spittin' Chiclets. Sheary talks about his journey from undrafted ZooMass player to a guy seeking the NHL's first three-peat in 35 years. He also talks about his team's confidence regarding another Cup, Phil Kessel's salad, and the annual spring influx of U.S. college players to NHL rosters. YP checks in to talk about why the Blues ha...more
Our buddy Biz joins us for the entire episode this week and delivers per usual. We discuss Ovechkin's 600th goal, the way goal scorers have evolved, Whits mushing Hallsy on last week's ep, possible playoffs expansion, Andrew Shaw KOing himself on a hit, Whits making a cameo in the Minnesota Hockey Hair video, self-censoring/self-awareness on podcasts, 400 wins for Marc-Andre Fleury, and playing out the string on a non-playoff team. Also, Biz brings up relationship advice and the boys end up taki...more
On this week's episode, Team USA Women's Hockey gold medal winner Amanda Kessel joins the show. She opens up about her huge shootout goal, the endless tour after winning the gold, whether there was any fear that USA Hockey would challenge the Women's Team boycott threat, the sick OT save by Maddie Rooney that saved their bacon, and much more. RA and Whits open up with the crazy KHL thread that went viral overnight on Wednesday, the David Backes suspension, Ron Francis getting kicked upstairs, an...more
For our post-trade deadline episode, we brought back the boys to assess the current state of their respective teams. Frankie Borrelli laments the current state of his beloved Islanders; Chief comes to terms with the fact that his Blackhawks are now mediocre; 610 tries to find positives for Rangers fans to glom onto after the front office emailed a white flag; and Jordie lets us know how the Flyers went from losing 10 in a row to being neck-and-neck for the division lead. This is a jam-packed ep ...more
The boys open this week's show with—what else?—the U.S. women's incredible gold medal-winning game vs. rival Canada. They also chat about the Flyers resurgence, a couple of trades, and more. Episode 67 also sees the return of crowd favorite Mike Commodore (once we wake him up). Commie got #InOne at the Vegas/Calgary game the night before recording but that didn't stop #TheInsiderr from chiming in on #PackYourShit, the Vegas game experience, trade chatter, and much more. Commie never disappoints ...more
Anaheim Duck Kevin Bieksa joins Episode 66 of Spittin' Chiclets for an entertaining interview. The veteran defenseman tells us all about the infamous Superman punch, playing for Don Cherry, what is was like walking into the Anaheim locker room for the first time, how he's feeling at 36, who he'd still like a crack at, and much more. The boys open up with the Phaneuf/Gaborik trade, Team USA loss, the dying Blackhawks, and some gambling chatter and finish up with #AllRightHamilton questions. Tune ...more
This week's episode features a potpourri of topics for RA and Whits to dive into. They kick off with Philly's Super Bowl beatdown of the Pats and the ripple effect the game will have going forward. The fellas also get into Alex Burrows's dirtbag knee(s) to Taylor Hall's head and the suspension, Marc-Andre Fleury's return to Pittsburgh (and that time he stunk up Whits's car), and a bunch more before finishing up with #AllRightHamilton questions from Grinnelli.
On this week's show, New York Islander Jordan Eberle checks in with his former teammate and housemate. He talks about the trade from Edmonton, playing with Mathew Barzal, being a commuter, how Whits bullied his way into living with him, playing Tiger Woods for high-stakes, and a bunch more. Whits and RA also chat about another lackluster All-Star Weekend, Mike Fisher's short retirement, Jaromir Jagr's long goodbye, Super Bowl bets/predictions, an anniversary, and close up with #AllRightHamilton ...more
On this week's Spittin' Chiclets, 2011 Stanley Cup Champion Marc Savard joins the show to discuss what he's been up to, his official retirement, how he's been feeling lately, early career stops, his coaching plans, and a bunch more. RA and Whits open with a chat about the Brad Marchand elbow/suspension, a hideous bad beat, the Blue Jackets getting dummied after getting #InOne in Vegas, and more. Also, Whits remembers his former coach and friend Jim Johannson before the boys close with #AllRightH...more
The always-popular Mike Commodore joins the boys for Episode 62 to chat about the Andrew Cogliano suspension, Eric Lindros' # retirement, Sunday's NFL slate, and more. Whits and RA also chat about Barstool's new SiriusXM channel Power 85, Nathan MacKinnon's dominance, the anniversary of Willie O'Ree breaking the NHL color barrier, and finish up with #AllRightHamilton questions from listeners.
On Episode 61, RA and Whits open with the usual potpourri of topics: the dissing of the city of Winnipeg by a couple of the San Jose Sharks, Paul Maurice's impassioned defense of the 'Peg, why getting upset about All-Star selections is a waste of time, Pierre Maguire's prostate cancer diagnosis and getting checked, and more. Next, longtime Buffalo Sabre and 2007 Stanley Cup winner with Anaheim Brad May joins the show to talk about his lengthy career. He gives us his take on the famous "May ...more
On Episode 60, our WJC coverage continues with Team USA's Brady Tkachuk. The affable BU freshman and 2018 draft-eligible forward joins us to talk about playing in a major outdoor game, #BillsMafia, having an NHL dad, would he ever chuck knucks with his brother Matthew of the Calgary Flames, the upcoming Beanpot, and a lot more. Whits and RA kick things off discussing the Winter Classic and its future viability, why the Montreal media lets the Canadiens front office/ownership off the hook, and th...more
On this week's show, Minnesota Gopher and Buffalo Sabres draft pick Casey Mittelstadt calls in to discuss the World Junior Championship that kicked off this week. He also talks about the adjustment to college, pulling on the iconic “M” for the first time, and a bunch more. Before that, the boys break down the Zac Rinaldo hit/suspension, Robin Lehner's hilarious Buffalo comments, and Sidney Crosby having a OT goal in Pittsburgh disallowed. They close with their favorite 2017 stories, #ARH, and so...more
On Episode 58, the boys discuss the news that the Isles will be moving back home, the NHL's lack of U.S. marketing for the Centennial Game, Ottawa owner Eugene Melnyk's comments that overshadowed the game, Erik Karlsson's future, and more. Florida Panthers President and CEO Matt Caldwell calls in for a chat to discuss his path from Staten Island to South Florida, applying what he learned in the military to the business side of a hockey franchise, the challenges of the Miami/Ft. Lauderdale market...more
On Episode 57, Whits and RA open up discussing the MVP-quality performance from Brad Marchand, shrinking crowds in Detroit, the free-falling Senators and corresponding trade chatter, the official retirement of Chris Neil, and much more. The fellas then welcome Tim Jackman to the show to explain his interesting side of the long-percolating beatdown of Whits that resulted in one of hockey's greatest photos. He talks about how, when trying to break into the National, he was not only asked to fight ...more
Fan favorite Paul Bissonnette joins Episode 56 in the flesh and does not disappoint. The former knuck-chucker sat in the studio's guest stool to talk about his adjustment from player to color commentary guy for the Coyotes, the retirement of Derek Dorsett, Seattle's likelihood as the next NHL city, Matthew Tkachuk's "spearing" from the bench, Arizona's budding rivalry with Vegas, and his hilarious mockumentary about British Columbia. He and Whits also answer #AllRightHamilton questions...more
On this week's episode, RA announces a major addition to the Spittin' Chiclets line-up and a quartet of the fellas from Barstool join the show to chat. Frankie Borrelli talks about his reign as the Sign Kid at Isles games, his love of Rick DiPietro, and what the future holds for John Tavares. The Wonton Don checks in from Moscow to fill us in on his first KHL game and what Russia is like. Chief breaks down the ANA/NJ trade and gets us up to speed on his beloved Blackhawks. The Flyers might just ...more
On Episode 54, Ryan “Bugsy” Malone joins the boys to talk about his road the to NHL, the biggest difference in today's AHL vs. 12 years ago, his Olympic dreams, the time he fought Mike Rupp, team pranks, adjusting to pro hockey after a two-year layoff, whether he's actually seen “Bugsy Malone”, and much more. RA and Whits also discuss Radko Gudas' Paul Bunyan imitation and subsequent 10 game suspension, the red-hot Blues, and finish up with #AllRightHamilton questions.
On Episode 53, Whits checks in from Secaucus to talk about his riotous appearance on Barstool Radio, his years-in-the-making beating from Tim Jackman, the Pulitzer-worthy photo it produced, and his Internet redemption when a listener posted a clip of him defending Colby Armstrong after a hard hit. The boys also talk about Wednesday's donnybrook (by today's standards) between Detroit and Calgary, Matthew Tkachuk becoming a modern day Claude Lemieux at such a young age, the NHL players in this yea...more
On Episode 52, the boys open with the Matt Duchene trade before welcoming Barstool Chief to discuss his major scoop about the 2019 Winter Classic. Next they chat about the horrendous hit on Dan Paille in Europe before bringing on two-time Stanley Cup champion Nick Bonino of the Nashville Predators. Nicky Bones talks about deciding to continue to play Game Two of the 2017 Cup on a broken leg, why he ended up picking Nashville in free agency, him and his wife's hilarious Halloween costumes, his ro...more
On Episode 51, the gents start off with some World Series talk as RA and Whits take opposing views about the post-game proposal. They also discuss Crosby's missed empty-netter attempt from center ice that cost RA some shekels and the hideous Team USA jersey before bringing on the always entertaining Colby Armstrong (@armdog). Armdog talks about dressing up as Danaerys for Halloween while live on TV, his NBCSN debut, the sick costumes that NHL players always come up with, what ails the Oil, ridin...more
Former NHL defenseman and Hobey Baker winner Mike Mottau joins Episode 50 of Spittin' Chiclets this week. He discusses his 14 years as a pro (9 NHL seasons), what is was like playing for each team in the NYC metro area, how he and Whits met as kids, realizing his dream of playing for his hometown team, that time he offered out Sean Avery to settle things in a back alley in Manhattan, and a bunch more. The boys also talk about NHL events from the last week before finishing up with #AllRightHamilt...more
On Episode 49, the fellas open up with some chatter about their sister podcast Pardon My Take and their new show on ESPN. The boys also dissect what ails a few teams before discussing the Las Vegas Golden Knights inevitable introduction to Hockey Twitter and the Internet Outrage Machine thanks to quoting a movie. Ray Ferraro then joins in for a fun and wide-ranging interview. The scrappy forward who scored 408 goals in 18 hard-nosed NHL seasons discusses his time in Hartford, the favorite stop i...more
In Episode 48, the guys open things up talking about the incredibly moving pre-game ceremonies for Opening Night in Las Vegas. They also discuss the record-making fast start for the Golden Knights as well a few other teams that jumped out of the gate pretty quick. Whits gives some insight on what it's like for a player to get off to a hot start and the psychological effect it has. The guys also discuss teams that haven't gotten off to the start they wanted to. They finish things up with #AllRigh...more
The NHL is finally back and the boys kick off Episode 47 by going over a highly-entertaining Opening Night dominated by Wayne Simmonds, Connor McDavid, and Toronto's offense. They also chat about Jack Eichel's new $80M deal before bringing on the always hilarious Mike Commodore. Commie gives us his thoughts on Jagr playing at 45, just how great McDavid can be, possibly getting into the biz (media), a hysterical story about fighting Shawn Thornton, and a bunch more. Once again, Commie does not di...more
On Episode 46, RA and Whits kick things off discussing the Stanley Cup odds for the 2017-18 season and who might be a dark horse before welcoming Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman to the show. The esteemed Canadian journalist tells us about the road he took to his current position, his insight on the Matt Duchene situation in Colorado, the future of John Tavares on Long Island, whether anthem-kneeling will be a story that carries into the season, and much more. The fellas also talk about the Paul Ka...more
Episode 45 kicks off with the boys talking about the leukemia diagnosis for New Jersey Devil Brian Boyle, who is also a Hingham, MA native and good friend of Whits. They discuss how it was detected, the positive outlook for Boyler, and how Spittin' Chiclets knows he'll be rarin' to go on Opening Night. The fellas also discuss Joffrey Lupul's LTIR situation in Toronto, Andreas Athanasiou's stalemate in Detroit, and the dopey new face-off penalty before welcoming Whit's former teammate Matt Murley...more
In Episode 44, the guys start out discussing the last minute deal the Bruins signed David Pastrnak to and pre-training camp jitters. Recurring guest Paul Bissonnette (@BizNasty2point0) joins in the festivities to chat about his new gig as the Arizona Coyotes radio color guy, the LA/Vegas Twitter feud before the season even begins, his tour of British Columbia, and more. The fellas finish things up by answering #AllRightHamilton questions from listeners.
For Episode 43, the fellas are pleased to bring you an interview with 2004 Stanley Cup and Hart Trophy winner Martin St. Louis. The longtime Lightning RW and former Ranger talked about his adjustment to a non-NHL lifestyle, what kept him going after going unclaimed in an expansion draft, his favorite career moment, the best opponents he faced, playing with Tim Thomas at UVM, his favorite goal vs. his most important goal, Game 7 of the 2011 ECF, the current NHL, whether he thinks about his Hall o...more
In the summer's final show, Episode 42, the fellas discuss the few NHL stories from the dog days of August (Lindros number retirement, Shane Doan retires), the McGregor/Mayweather fight, how RA became buddies with Jay Baruchel, and then they have a pretty free-wheeling conversation on just about anything that crosses their minds. They close things up with a XXL version of #AllRightHamilton. Hope you have a few laughs. Happy Labor Day Weekend.
On this week's show, Boston Bruins rookie defenseman Charlie McAvoy joins the crew for an in-studio interview. The affable Long Island native talks about making his NHL debut in the playoffs last spring, going from looking up to a guy to suddenly becoming his partner, having a misplay that nearly ended his team's season, the whirlwind of the last year, & a bunch more. The boys finish up with #AllRightHamilton questions and a few NHL notes.
On Episode 40 of Spittin' Chiclets, Florida Panthers defenseman Keith Yandle makes his long-anticipated debut and he doesn't disappoint. The witty Milton, MA native talks about his early days as a skateboarder, the differences playing for a league-owned team vs. an Original Six team (hint: one is BYOBreakfast, the other isn't), what fancy stats mean to him, why he played juniors in Canada instead of going the college route, and a lot more. Yandle's former teammate Paul Bissonnette (aka Bizzy) ca...more
On this week's Spittin' Chiclets, New York Ranger Jimmy Vesey joins the boys for the whole show. He discusses the rookie year "wall", what it was like being the big NHL story last summer, what led to him to choosing the Rangers, getting booed in Buffalo, his golf game (or lack thereof) and tons more.
On Episode 38 of Spittin' Chiclets, three-time All-Star Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames and native Bostonian Kevin Hayes of the New York Rangers stop by the studio to gas beers and have a some chuckles. The boys ran the gamut and talked about everything from Johnny Hockey wearing Yeezys on a horse to Hayesy's late bloom as an impact player and everything in between. This episode was a blast to record. Enjoy.
On this week's episode, the Buffalo Sabres 20-year-old superstar Jack Eichel comes by the studio/living room for the entire show. The fellas talk about Jack's hockey ascendancy, his contract status, #BillsMafia, "The Godfather of Buffalo" talk, his ankle, his favorite music artist, road cities, and much more in a wide-ranging interview. Take a listen and enjoy.
On Episode 36, the guys goof on the debacle that is the NHL Awards broadcast, chat about the winners, discuss the Las Vegas Golden Knights expansion draft bounty, talk about the exuberance surrounding the NHL christening Las Vegas as a pro sports city, and yap about a bunch of other stuff. Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug joins the show to talk about his road to the NHL and how it almost didn't happen, playing with Zdeno Chara, why he chose Boston over 29 other cities, what he loves about the...more
On this week's show, the guys kick things off with the Stanley Cup Final and break down how the Pens were the first team to repeat in almost 20 years, why the Preds are hardly a flash in the pan, when officiating screws up on the grandest stage, and much more. Next up, two-time Stanley Cup winner and Boston Bruins legend Shawn Thornton joins the show to discuss his decision to eschew a TV job with NESN in Boston to become Vice President of Business Operations for the Panthers in Sunrise, Florida...more
On this week's show, the boys kick things off by recapping RA and Grinnelli's wild trip to Nashville for Games 3 & 4 of the Stanley Cup Final, from the insane atmosphere to the generosity of our Southern listeners. The fellas also discuss the series and how the Preds evened things up to make it a best-of-three. Former NHLer and current NHL Network analyst Eric Nystrom joins the show to talk about Nashville's ascension to NHL contender, his time playing in Norway, and Pittsburgh's struggles on D....more
On this week's episode, the boys break down Games 1 & 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, discuss what's wrong with Pekka Rinne, and break down a goal review that cost RA five dimes. The fellas also talk about P.K. Subban's E:60 segment, the origin of the Preds nickname, and RA & Grinnelli's upcoming trip to Nashville for Games 3 & 4 before finishing up with #AllRightHamilton questions.
On this week's show, the fellas kick things off by going over the epic ECF double-overtime Game 7 between Pittsburgh and Ottawa and RA's 40/1 dream dying a knuckle-puck death. They also talk about Nashville's series win over Anaheim, players who have changed their reputations for the better during these playoffs, what they think is going to happen in the Stanley Cup Final, and more. The boys finish things off with an all-over-the-road #AllRightHamilton session.
This week, Florida Panthers All-Star Vincent Trocheck joins the show to talk about playing in South Florida, the under-appreciated Aleksander Barkov, how stunned the Panthers were after Gerard Gallant's sudden firing, what Shawn Thornton brings to a team, and much more. RA, Whits, and Grinnelli also discuss both Conference Finals series, Nashville's delusional anthem singer who is legit mad about being bumped by country superstars, the stellar play of Craig Anderson, players deciding to play wit...more
On Episode 30, Whits, RA, and Grinnelli discuss what happened in the first round: Sidney Crosby and the NHL's concussion protocol, the wizardry of Erik Karlsson, the beastly play of Ryan Getzlaf, and the otherworldly top four on Nashville's D. The boys also preview each Conference Final series and offer predictions on which teams end up in the Stanley Cup Final. Capitals superfan and Pardon My Take co-host PFT Commenter pops by to offer his unique brand of parting thoughts on yet another NHL dis...more
Our buddy Biz Nasty didn't let a little surgery keep him from joining the Chiclets crew once again. This week, the boys have a lengthy chat about Sidney Crosby's latest concussion, talk about why P.K. Subban is a lightning rod on both TV and Twitter, catch up on the playoffs, and tell some more hilarious war stories. I don't think Mike Babcock will be joining us anytime soon.
On this week's episode, the gents kick things off with some 1st Round thoughts and share which teams were a surprise for either good or bad reasons. Next up, RA, Whits, and Grinnelli break down each of the four 2nd Round series as well as predicting who will move on to the Conference Finals. The boys also catch up on some NHL news before answering listener questions for #AllRightHamilton .
On this week's episode, retired NHL goalie and current NHL Network broadcaster Kevin Weekes (@KevinWeekes) joins the boys to discuss playoff surprises, his 11 season NHL career, the job transition from crease to studio, and much more. The guys also break down Jack Eichel taking care of all family business in Buffalo, how a depleted D affects the O, the sublime Erik Karlsson, the emergence of Charlie McAvoy, and what's going on in the playoffs. Tune in, eh.
This week's episode features the return of crowd favorite Mike Commodore (@commie22) to the show. Commie and the boys discuss the NHL Playoffs and make some 1st Round predictions. Commie also fills us in on who won the NHL's Green Jacket this year for "best" +/- and tells us again why the KHL is such a very...special place to play. The crew also chats about some league goings-on and answers #AllRightHamilton questions from listeners.
On this week's episode, the boys kick things off by ripping the NHL for their Olympic shortsightedness. As a 2010 U.S. Olympian and retired NHL player, Whits has a unique perspective to offer and he certainly does here. Next up, Eric Semborski (@sembo182) joins the show. The name might not ring a bell but Eric has one of the most unique stories in the NHL this year. He has already dressed as an emergency NHL back-up goalie twice this season. For two different teams. He fills us in on how things ...more
With the playoffs not far away, there was plenty to talk about on this week's episode. The boys kicked things off talking about the NHL's newest supervillain, Calgary Flames rookie Matthew Tkachuk, and Wednesday's eventful tilt between him and his new enemies, the L.A. Kings. They also discuss future HOFer Jarome Iginla still chuckin' knucks in the twilight of his career and why Micheal Haley's one-game suspension for punching Calle Jankrok was so worth it. Barstool's New York Rangers writer 610...more
Paul Bissonnette, aka Biz Nasty, joins the show for the entire episode and, once again, does not disappoint. He and the fellas discuss his pending playoffs with the Ontario Reign, Sidney Crosby's unreal goal on Tuesday, why teams that made the playoffs last year failed to this year, and a boatload of other subjects. It's always a blast when Biz pops in and this episode is no exception.
In this week show, the boys open it up by discussing Tampa Bay's unlikely rise after selling off major parts, why seemingly nobody is talking up Columbus, the three team race for the #8 spot in the East, the myriad matchup possibilities out West, the red-hot Sens, and much more. Next, the fellas discuss Brad Marchand's tremendous season, his Hart Trophy qualifications, and why his name doesn't get mentioned as much as other candidates. Other MVP-worthy names are bandied about before listener que...more
On this week's show, 2003 Stanley Cup-winning goal scorer Mike Rupp joins the boys to discuss his monster Game 7 in the '03 SCF, his infamous Winter Classic salute right in Jaromir Jagr's grill, Jagr's delayed retort, how Mike Milbury plays hardball, and much more. Ryan opens it up to address the "fallout" in Edmonton after he and Colby Armstrong had some laughs on TV about a beloved Oiler getting chirped on-ice years ago. The fellas then answer a few #AllRightHamilton questions. RA closes the s...more
On this week's show, NBCSN's NHL studio host Liam McHugh joins RA, Grinnelli, and Marina at Barstool's Manhattan HQ for an incisive, wide-ranging interview. McHugh talks about the sometimes bumpy road to his current gig, his journalism background, what it's like working with Mike Milbury and Keith Jones, his love of movies, the challenges of covering the Tour de France, and, of course, the NHL. If you want some great insight into pursuing a career in journalism and what it entails, McHugh provid...more
On this week's show, Taylor Hall of the New Jersey Devils stops by Barstool headquarters in Manhattan to join us for the entire Facebook Live episode. Hall candidly talks about his time in Edmonton, his adjustment to New Jersey, what it was like living with Whits, and tons of other stuff. We also have plenty of laughs as well to cap off #ChicletsTakeManhattan week.
Former Bruin and '09 Stanley Cup winner Hal Gill joins this week's show to discuss his lengthy career. The fellas also discuss the Canadiens coaching change, late Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch, and a pair of shady uses of sticks before answering #AllRightHamilton questions.
After holding out for awhile, the news dictated that Spittin' Chiclets finally goes full Masshole for Episode 17. The boys open by discussing the Greatest Comeback in Super Bowl History and the Patriots unprecedented dominance. They also talk about a gambling first for the big game and how they did. Next, the guys talk about the Claude Julien firing, his impact in Boston, and what's next for the Bruins. After #AllRightHamilton questions, the fellas chat about the rest of the league and also go o...more
In this week's episode, Sportsnet's Jeff Marek @JeffMarek from The Great White North joins the show to discuss Ken Hitchcock's firing, the #NHL100, and what's going on around the league. For a change of pace and in honor of #BarstoolRundown week on Comedy Central, RA, Whits, and Grinnelli open the show to tell their respective stories of how each discovered and became involved with the Stool. The fellas also answer #AllRightHamilton questions from listeners and, once again, discuss a questionabl...more
In the 15th episode, the gents finally land a current NHL player as a guest and he ain't no pigeon. Dot Rat Kevin Hayes of the New York Rangers pops by and shows us his inner Masshole with some hilarious Super Bowl thoughts. He also gives his candid thoughts on life in NYC, recruiting his boy Jimmy Vesey to Manhattan, and whether Auntie JoAnne has caused any scenes at MSG yet. Great stuff from Hayesy. The fellas also discuss the Marchand slew foot, the All-Star game, mid-season awards, and answe...more
In Episode 14, ESPN's John Buccigross @Buccigross joins the crew to discuss the red-hot Maple Leafs, an under-the-gun Claude Julien, NHL coverage on ESPN, and which player, past or present, he'd pick first to start a team with. Also, the guys break down Portnoy's latest goalie challenge video, discuss rumors surrounding the Bruins, and have an update about adding more shows.
On Episode 13, Paul Bissonnette aka @BizNasty2point0 joins the boys for the entire show and does not disappoint. He and Whits walk down Memory Lane from their time together in the AHL as well as the much better time they had in the NHL. Biz also talks about fighting's role in today's game, whether or not Dion Phaneuf is a pigeon, playing pro hockey in Wales, his toughest NHL fights, and much more. He also sticks around for #AskAMillennial and #AllRightHamilton. This is a packed episode, enjoy.
On this week's ep, the boys discuss the legacy of Milt Schmidt, the incredible World Juniors tourney, and the hot-as-a-pistol Blue Jackets before tackling #AllRightHamilton and #AskAMillennial.
In this episode, the fellas discuss the Artemi Panarin deal, the World Juniors, and the resurgent Leafs before taking questions and checking in on segments.
In this week's show, Patrick O'Sullivan joins the fellas to discuss his book "Breaking Away", which details the abusive upbringing he was subjected to from his father and how he's doing today. It's not an easy topic but an important one we wanted to discuss. The boys also talk about Jaromir Jagr's record-tying night, Marcus Foligno's hair flip for the ages, and the red-hot Minnesota Wild before tackling the weekly segments.
This week on Spittin' Chiclets, retired NHL RW Colby Armstrong joins the show to walk down Memory Lane with Whits, go through some of his hits that are popular on YouTube (and with his son), and discuss his eight years in the Show. Give him a Twitter follow @armdog. The fellas also talk about the Flyers hot streak and potential discipline for Mike Hoffman's attempted decapitation of Logan Couture. Per usual, the boys answer listener questions using #AllRightHamilton before challenging each other...more
In this week's episode, 2006 Stanley Cup winner and current Uber driver Mike Commodore joins the show and burns the place down. He explains why he can't stand either Mike Babcock or Regis Pierre McGuire and talks about the differences in his two Cup runs (other than the outcomes). The fellas discuss the big collision between Taylor Hall and Philip Larsen then the Columbus Blue Jackets late arrival to the party. The guys also answer #AllRightHamilton questions from listeners. Tune in to also to h...more
In this week's episode, Ryan gives us insight on new Panthers coach Tom Rowe and the direction of the franchise, Jordie from Philly stops by with a Flyers report, and the fellas talk about the return of Jack Eichel. The boys also answer #AllRightHamilton questions and have fun with #AskAMillennial before Mike and Ryan try to stump old man RA with some questions of their own.
In this week's episode, the boys were all over the road. They discuss the recent spate of injuries to star players, the troubled Islanders, and puck line vs. money line. RA, Ryan, and Mike discuss modern dating and the differences between Tinder and actually having a conversation with a woman in person. Then they answer #AllRightHamilton questions before finishing things up with the wildly popular #AskAMillennial segment. This was a fun episode.
On Episode 5, Rear Admiral and Ryan briefly touch on the stunning POTUS election results before discussing Wayne Simmonds's KO of Jonathan Ericsson, Patrik Laine's historic start, and Edmonton's playoff chances. The boys then take listener questions using the #AllRightHamilton hashtag before RA tests Ryan and Mikey's 20th century pop culture knowledge with #AskAMillennial.
Episode 4 features Rear Admiral & Ryan Whitney talking Rangers, Stars goalie issues, Jacob Trouba & more. The guys also introduce a new segment, along with #AllRightHamilton.
Episode 3 features Rear Admiral & Ryan Whitney talking about the Habs hot start, Connor McDavid, Patrick Laine, and Rear Admiral tells a Rolling Stones stalking story.
After multiple aborted episodes, Rear Admiral and Ryan Whitney throw in the towel and hire an on-site producer. RA and Ryan talk about the young talent in the NHL, Jagr stories, if there should be a change in captaincy in Boston and much more.
In the first episode as part of the Barstool Sports network, Rear Admiral of Barstool Boston and former NHL-er and Team USA member Ryan Whitney discuss all the going-ons in the NHL. In this episode they talk Auston Matthews hot start, if the Bruins are to too slow for the modern NHL, Sidney Crosby's concussion and much more. Download, listen, rate and smash that subscribe button.