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
May 18: Are We In For Another Exciting Night In Florida?
May 18, 2021
May 18, 2021
May 18: Are We In For Another Exciting Night In Florida?

Jeff and Justin look back on the Bruins & Capitals playing in another one goal game, Taylor Hall’s impact, and how well-built the Avalanche are. Lightning TV play-by-play voice Dave Randorf stops by to discuss Game Two between Tampa Bay & Florida, which player gives the Lightning the most cause for concern, and why Andrei Vasilevskiy is so important to the team.

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

May 17, 2021
May 17: An Exciting First Weekend In The Stanley Cup Playoffs

Jeff and Justin look at the great matchup between the Lightning and the Panthers, Tampa Bay’s "cap circumvention" with Nikita Kucherov, and Jonathan Huberdeau’s rise to stardom. NBC’s Keith Jones stops by to discuss Pittsburgh’s goaltending issues, the play of Kyle Palmieri with the Islanders, and which other series has his interest.

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

May 14, 2021
May 14: The Stanley Cup Playoffs and Potential Upsets

David, Justin and Anthony discuss what they would like to see from the Maple Leafs in their regular season finale, which playoff series they are looking most forward to, and which teams could pull off big upsets. CHL on Sportsnet’s Sam Cosentino talks about which players improved their stock at the Under-18 IIHF tournament, the impressive play of Shane Wright and Connor Bedard, and more.

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

May 12, 2021
May 12: It’s Set – Leafs and Habs in Round 1

Nick, Justin and Anthony react to the news of the Rangers firing David Quinn, give predictions for the Maple Leafs-Canadiens opening round matchup, and what to expect from Freddie Andersen in his first start back. Sportsnet’s Ken Wiebe discusses the Jets' bounce back win over the Canucks, the struggles for the team of late, and how they match up against the Oilers.

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

May 11, 2021
May 11: It’s Almost Playoff Time!

Nick Alberga guest hosts with Justin and Anthony as they take a look at the upcoming playoffs, why it’s important for the Maple Leafs to have a good goaltending tandem, and losing streaks heading into the postseason. NHL Network Analyst Scott Hartnell talks about the Flyers’ disappointing season, what Nick Foligno brings to the Leafs, and John Tortorella’s departure from the Blue Jackets.

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