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
Sept. 29: “Tampa’s Gonna Have To Do Some Business Right Now”
Sep 29, 2020
Sep 29, 2020
Sept. 29: “Tampa’s Gonna Have To Do Some Business Right Now”

Hockey Night in Canada’s Elliotte Friedman joins Jeff, Brian and Anthony to talk about Tampa Bay’s Stanley Cup victory, the job done by Julien BriseBois and what the future looks like for their roster. The panel talks about players who they were happy for in winning the Stanley Cup, Steven Stamkos’ legendary performance in five shifts 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 Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Sep 28, 2020
Sept. 28: “He Will Pay Any Price To Score A Goal”

NHL on Sportsnet and Hockey Night in Canada’s Chris Johnston talks about Corey Perry’s big Game 5, the need for presence on contending teams and how Dallas continues to find ways to win. Newly retired forward Chris Stewart talks about his decision to hang up the skates, his journey back to the NHL and his toughest fight in his career.

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.

Sep 25, 2020
Sept. 25: “A Good Playoff Can Be Ruined By A Bad Stanley Cup Final”

Hockey Night in Canada’s Craig Simpson chats with guest host Nick Alberga, Brian and Justin about the back-to-back games, Steven Stamkos’ impact and Tyler Seguin’s struggles. The panel weighs in on the Penguins-Panthers trade and Marc-Andre Fleury’s future in Vegas. Vezina winner Connor Hellebuyck talks about his award winning season, losing in the preliminary round and the importance of having a good goalie partner.

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.

Sep 24, 2020
Sept. 24: “He’s Left An Indelible Imprint On The 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs”

Hockey Night in Canada’s Elliotte Friedman discusses the impact of Steven Stamkos’ return, what happened with the Penguins-Panthers rumoured trade and the latest surrounding Alex Pietrangelo’s contract negotiations with the Blues. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman joins the guys to talk about the success of the bubble, the league’s social justice initiatives and when the new season could start.

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.

Sep 23, 2020
Sept. 23: “You Had To Start Off With A Tough One, Eh?”

Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl discusses winning the Hart and Ted Lindsay awards, the evolution of his game and the stability within the organisation. The panel breaks down the impact of German hockey, who they would take with the second overall pick and look ahead to Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final. New Coyotes GM Bill Armstrong stops by to talk about his new job, the pressure that comes with it and his approaching in the next couple of weeks.

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.