31 Thoughts: The Podcast

Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman talk to a lot of people around the hockey world, and then they tell listeners all about what they’ve heard and what they think about it.

Plus, look for bonus episodes featuring personalities in the game and famous fans.

Recent Episodes
Ahron Cohen
Jan 20, 2020
Jan 20, 2020
Ahron Cohen

Ahron Cohen is the President and CEO of the Arizona Coyotes. Elliotte caught up with the 35-year-old at the Ivey Sports Leadership Conference at Western University’s Ivey Business School in London, Ont. Their wide-ranging conversation includes Cohen’s story and offers an inside look at the Coyotes — where they are, where they’re going and how they’re building a culture of winning on and off the ice.

31 Thoughts: The Podcast is produced and sound designed by Amil Delic, and hosted by Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman. It is presented by GMC Sierra trucks, complete with the World’s-First Six-function Multi-Pro Tailgate. GMC — we are professional grade. www.gmccanada.ca.

Music Outro: Jane’s Party - Arrow (Instrumental)

Find more of their music here: http://www.janesparty.com/

Listen to our Season 3 outro music on Spoitfy. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Jan 16, 2020
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 Ovechkin’s run at history, Pekka Rinne’s career first and Brad Marchand’s shootout gaffe. All of that plus much more and #Ask31.

31 Thoughts: The Podcast is presented by GMC Sierra trucks, complete with the World’s-First Six-function Multi-Pro Tailgate. GMC — we are professional grade. www.gmccanada.ca

Watch the video feature on Chris and Kelsie Snow that aired on Hockey Night in Canada here.

Watch the video feature on Nate Thompson here. 

Music Outro: Hologramme - Döner Kebab

Listen to all of Hologramme’s music here: https://www.hologramme.mu/

Listen to our Season 3 outro music on Spoitfy.

This episode is produced and sound designed by Amil Delic, and hosted by Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman. Thanks to Jim Whyte and Jessica Eles for archival support.

Audio Credits: CBC, Fox Sports Tennessee, MSG, NBC Sports Philadelphia and Sportsnet.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Jan 9, 2020
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 trade deadline approaches. Then they are joined Theo Fleury to talk about his world junior memories, his Hall of Fame candidacy, mental health, and his new podcast. All of that plus much more, including #Ask31.

31 Thoughts: The Podcast is presented by GMC Sierra trucks, complete with the World’s-First Six-function Multi-Pro Tailgate. GMC — we are professional grade. www.gmccanada.ca.

Music Outro: Eamon McGrath - Guts

Dates for Eamon’s upcoming tour can be found here: https://eamonmcgrath.ca/

Listen to our Season 3 outro music on Spoitfy.

This episode is produced and sound designed by Amil Delic, and hosted by Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman. Thanks to Jagjit Saran for archival support.

Audio Credits: CBC, CHED, Fox Sports Tennessee, NBCSN, Sportsnet 590 The FAN, Sportsnet and WGFX.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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

With Taylor Hall now in Arizona, Jeff and Elliotte talk about what the deal means for the Coyotes and Devils, but also the impact it could have on the Pacific Division and beyond as teams respond — or not.

They also discuss the Nikita Kucherov being benched, The “Svech” goal becoming a regular occurrence, Thomas Chabot, Marc Crawford and answer a few #Ask31 questions.

This episode is produced and sound designed by Amil Delic, and hosted by Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman. Special thanks to Justin Ryan Manatad and Zack Hajas for archival support.

31 Thoughts: The Podcast is presented by GMC Sierra trucks, complete with the World’s-First Six-function Multi-Pro Tailgate. GMC — we are professional grade. www.gmccanada.ca.

Audio Credits: Arizona Coyotes Radio Network, Fox Sports Arizona, Fox Sports Carolinas, Fox Sports Florida, NBC Sports, NBC Sports Washington, New Jersey Devils, NHL Network, Sportsnet and Sportsnet 650.

Music Outro: Music Outro: Jane's Party ft. Jay McCarrol - I Want It Bad! Find more music by Jane's Party at http://www.janesparty.com/

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Dec 12, 2019
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.

31 Thoughts: The Podcast is presented by GMC Sierra trucks, complete with the World’s-First Six-function Multi-Pro Tailgate. GMC — we are professional grade. www.gmccanada.ca.

Music Outro: Leif Vollebekk - Hot Tear [Secret City Records]

Leif is currently on tour promoting his latest record “New Ways”. Full list of concert dates can be found here: https://www.leifvollebekk.com/

Additional music by Jane’s Party - Satellite (instrumental)

This episode is produced and sound designed by Amil Delic, and hosted by Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman. Archival support provided by Maria St. Aubin and Zack Hajas.

Audio Credits: CBC, KPIX CBS SF Bay Area, NHL Network and Sportsnet.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.