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
Dec. 5: Back To Back Losses
Dec 5, 2019
Dec 5, 2019
Dec. 5: Back To Back Losses

The Fast Five starts the show taking a look at the Leafs’ loss to Colorado, Nazem Kadri’s return to Toronto and more. Who was at fault for the Avalanche’s winning goal against Toronto, Jason Spezza or Morgan Rielly (22:21)? Actor, Comedian and Host of Family Feud Canada, Gerry Dee, joined the guys in studio to talk about his new gig and his love of hockey (32:28). Has the Leafs’ offense dried up or is this just a blip (46:14)? The Boston Bruins have become appointment viewing (57:46).

Dec 4, 2019
Dec. 4: A Late Game Fold

David, Anthony and Justin kick off the show with The Fast Five, covering the Leafs blowout loss to the Flyers, John Hynes firing in New Jersey and more. Patrik Laine loves playing against the Stars and said as much in his post game interview (25:58). Should the NHL have handed down suspensions to Ryan Johansen and Evander Kane? (36:41). The Leafs get back at it following a loss to the Flyers (45:25). Is there a limit to what Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl can do offensively? (1:10:17)

Dec 3, 2019
Dec. 3: Visiting The Red Hot Flyers

Jeff, Anthony and Justin kick off the show with The Fast Five, covering off the Sabres offensive outburst, Jordan Eberle’s two goal night and more. Corey Crawford switched goalie pads mid game and the guys discuss their equipment stories (24:30). Alex Burrows gets honoured in Vancouver (37:29). Keith Jones from NBC Sports stops by to breakdown the Flyers season (50:06). New Marlies Head Coach Greg Moore joins the show to talk about his new role (1:07:56).

Dec 2, 2019
Dec 2: A Weekend Split

The Fast Five kicks off the show with Jeff, Anthony and Justin weighing in on the Leafs weekend, the Habs struggles and more (2:15). NBC Sports NHL Analyst & former NHL Forward Patrick Sharp stops by the studio to discuss his post-playing career and the Blackhawks (17:45). Jeff, Anthony and Justin weigh in on Chris Chelios’ comments about Mike Babcock and Taylor Hall’s future in New Jersey (46:05). The panel chats about the 5 year anniversary of Jean Beliveau’s passing and meeting their hockey heroes (1:11:05).

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 29, 2019
Nov. 29: Change Behind the Bench in Calgary

Jeff Marek, Anthony Stewart, and Justin Bourne weigh-in on Bill Peters’ resignation as Head Coach of the Calgary Flames, before hearing directly from Flames’ GM Brad Treliving at his media availability (27:13). Elliotte Friedman shares his thoughts on Peters and the Flames after listening to Treliving’s media conference (53:16); and Sportsnet.ca’s Eric Engels discusses the Montreal Canadiens after their sixth straight loss. Does GM Marc Bergevin have any moves up his sleeve to end the team’s slide in the standings? (1:12:45)

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.