Hockey Central

A can’t-miss for hockey fans. Jeff Marek, David Amber, Anthony Stewart and Justin Bourne break down all the stories from around the NHL.

Listen live weekdays from noon to 2:00 PM on Sportsnet 590 The FAN.

Recent Episodes
Nov. 30: “There’s Always Pressure When You’re GM Of The Leafs”
Nov 30, 2020
Nov 30, 2020
Nov. 30: “There’s Always Pressure When You’re GM Of The Leafs”

Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston chats with Jeff, Justin and Anthony about the latest in the NHL and NHLPA’s negotiations, Kyle Dubas feeling a sense of urgency heading into this season and how important this year will be. The panel weighs in on players that were long retired that were still incredibly good.

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.

Nov 27, 2020
Nov. 27: “Russian Doctors Ruined My Modeling Career”

Sportsnet’s Sam Cosentino joins Jeff, Anthony and Justin to talk about what’s going on at the Canadian World Junior camp, if Alexis Lafreniere will make his way to the camp and ranking this year’s prospects. Former NHL forward Wojtek Wolski discusses his win on Battle of the Blades, trading in his hockey skates for figure skates and his journey from Poland to becoming an NHL player.

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.

Nov 26, 2020
Nov. 26: “People Will Start Thinking I’m A Nice Guy!”

Vancouver Canucks chief amateur scout Ron Delorme joins Jeff, Brian and Anthony to talk about the impact that Fred Sasakamoose had on the indigenous hockey community. New Henderson Silver Knights assistant coach Joel Ward stops by to talk about taking on his new role with the club, his decision to get into coaching and his thoughts on Joe Thornton’s value in Toronto. Sportsnet’s Todd Warriner stops by to talk about his time playing in Europe, the media pressure in Toronto and how skill development has changed.

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.

Nov 25, 2020
Nov. 25: “They’re Really Opening The Door For Other Women”

Jeff, Justin and Anthony discuss the chance for the NHL to start on January 1, teammates skating with each other in the off-season and answer mailbag questions. Canadian National Women’s team member and Olympic gold medalist, Natalie Spooner, talks about the PWHPA’s new sponsor, the importance of corporations sponsoring the Dream Gap Tour and how some recent hires of women in prominent hockey positions is opening up opportunities.

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.

Nov 24, 2020
Nov. 24: “I’m One Turnover Away From Being Out Of Here”

ESPN’s Emily Kaplan joins Jeff and Justin to talk about the latest positive tests for the Golden Knights and Blue Jackets, her piece on the best and worst contracts for each team and if she thinks players could try to form a super team. New Florida Panthers assistant GM Brett Peterson talks about joining the organization, what made the job so attractive and why he thinks he is a good fit there.

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.