Episodes

November 08, 2022

‘Sens City’ Reynolds?? And NHL Headlines A Month Into the Season

Ray’s feeling like a ‘Rockstar’ after seeing Post Malone live in-concert with his boys, but it was another celebrity making noise in the hockey world this week. Ray and Dregs kick things off talking Deadpool aka. Ryan Reynold...

November 03, 2022

Uncle Lou’s Hockey Orchestra ft. ‘Mr. Devil’ Ken Daneyko

Three-time Stanley Cup Champion Ken Daneyko was recently honoured by the New Jersey Devils for his 40 years with the organization. The bruising defenceman turned broadcaster joined the pod to talk the Devils dynasty of the e...

November 01, 2022

Getting to the ‘Meatball’ of the Issue in Leafs-Land + Tage 'RAMPAGE' Thompson

The guys kick off Headlines with the NHL's $2.12 BILLION franchise, the Toronto Maple Leafs. A woeful western swing, the fan/media storm heading for Sheldon Keefe, and Ray discusses the Leafs falling ‘short’ of a Stanley Cup ...

October 28, 2022

Coyotes Rock The 'Tempe-rary Mullett' + Bruins President Cam Neely

One of the great power forwards in NHL history joins the pod! President of the Boston Bruins, Hockey Hall Of Famer Cam Neely, talked the Bruins’ hot-start; tied for first place despite their injuries, why management felt they...

October 25, 2022

Phil Kessel a.k.a Tony Stark, A Canucks Mess, & More News in the NHL

Ahead of the NHL on ESPN’s heavyweight battle between the Rangers and Avs at MSG, Ray joins the pod from the Big Apple. Meanwhile, a ‘headshot’ on the 18th hole has Dregs and his buddies closing out golf season with plenty of...

October 21, 2022

Nathan MacKinnon Reflects on Winning the Stanley Cup & A Decade in the NHL

Hard to believe at just 27 years old, Nathan MacKinnon is beginning his 10th NHL season. The superstar forward talked reaching the pinnacle as a leader on the Stanley Cup Champion, Colorado Avalanche. MacKinnon reflected on t...

October 18, 2022

'HAND' Full of NHL Headlines with A Bucket of Fries & Wine

Ray is fresh off of his ‘close-up’ after Bruce Arthur’s piece on Ray was featured in this week’s Toronto Star*. The insightful piece peeled back the curtain on Ray’s career, and his decision behind leaving TSN. Ray gets real ...

October 13, 2022

Butt Checks and ‘Lucky Luc’ Interview Bombs w/ LA Kings GM Rob Blake

Ray’s former teammate and LA Kings GM Rob Blake joins the show! Blake talked everything from his playing days, to the current Kings roster. He recounted his 2001 Stanley Cup victory with the Colorado Avalanche, a bone crunchi...

October 11, 2022

Dropping the Puck on the NHL Season + End of an Era for Ray

As announced on Twitter, Ray is stepping back from TSN after 14 years. He will be adopting a (slightly) less crazy travel schedule to spend more time with family. However, Ray will continue to deliver the goods on the podcast...

October 06, 2022

Happiest Guy in Buffalo: Sabres Forward Alex Tuch + Hockey Canada Saga

Alex Tuch went from being a ‘kid’ in Vegas to suddenly being a 26-year-old veteran on a very young Buffalo Sabres team. The talented power forward talked living out his childhood dream playing for the Sabres, focusing on the ...

October 04, 2022

Top Headlines Ahead of NHL Regular Season + Concussion Discussion

This is NOT a drill! Well, It kind of is... But, only for a few more days! Coaches are putting the final touches on their rosters as the puck is set to drop in under a week on the new NHL season! Our interview with Kent Hughe...

September 29, 2022

The NHL Pre-Season Grinds On + Interview with Habs GM Kent Hughes

The guys discuss the latest NHL headlines from around the league including the massive hit and resulting injury to Trevor Zegras last night and debate whether players watching in the pressbox should be able to be inserted dur...

September 27, 2022

NEW is Always Better! NHL Teams to Watch + Improved R+D for Season 4!

Dregs packed up the ‘cabbage’ and booted summer to the curb, while Ray is still in ‘soccer dad’ mode, but ready for a new season! The NHL is BACK, and Ray Ferraro and Darren Dreger give you the goods in a NEW format for the R...

July 14, 2022

Season 3 Finale: SUPER SPECIAL BONUS FREE AGENCY EPISODE!!!

ALL the adjectives for the Season Finale! A marathon 16-hour drive while fighting COVID symptoms (but testing negative) couldn’t stop Dregs, while Ray flew in just in time from TSN's Free Agent Frenzy to record this special B...

June 30, 2022

NHL Season Conclusion + Hockey Canada Sexual Assault Allegations

The end of an epic Stanley Cup Final means another hockey season is in the books! Ray and Dregs are winding down Season 3 of the podcast as well, BUT, not before another episode (or maybe two)! The guys put a bow on a busy NH...

June 24, 2022

Lightning Try To… Delay A Stanley Cup ‘Reaction’ + New Panthers HC Paul Maurice

We all played a collective game of “Where’s Waldo?” at the conclusion of Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. First, finding the puck on Nazem Kadri’s (eventual) OT winner, then counting the players on the ice after Jon Cooper hi...

June 17, 2022

‘Gut Punches’ of the Business w/ New VGK Head Coach Bruce Cassidy

What a whirlwind month for Bruce Cassidy: A hard-fought 7 game series vs. Carolina, to losing his job as Bruins Head coach, to being re-hired across the country! Bruce discussed the “gut punch” of his firing in Boston, lesson...

June 09, 2022

“Eating To Win a Championship” w/ Retired NHL’er Matt Calvert

When you're on Nathan MacKinnon's team, you can't just eat, you have to be "eating to win a championship". That is, according to former Colorado Avalanche forward Matt Calvert. Calvert talks the bittersweet emotions of watchi...

June 02, 2022

Chirpin’ on the Conference Final Chaos w/ NHL on TNT’s Keith Jones

Defence?? Who needs it!? Dregs is in Denver covering a MacKinnon/McDavid shooting gallery in the ‘Wild Wild West’, while Ray says “Igor’s Better” in the East. Conference Finals chatter abounds as the guys delve into a crazy (...

May 25, 2022

Battle of the ‘Goalie Gaffes’ + Team Germany AC Jessica Campbell

Mike Smith and Jacob Markstrom add their names to Battle of Alberta folklore… With goals against they’d rather forget! Ray and Dregs discuss if Connor McDavid is the best player we’ve ever seen, Nazem Kadri’s epic performance...

May 20, 2022

A Whole Lotta Goals - The Battle of Alberta & 2nd Round of NHL Playoffs

Ray and Darren delve into the wild start to the Battle of Alberta - how it was fun for everyone - except if you were a goalie. They talk expectations for Game 2 including for the goaltending to look much better on both ends ...

May 12, 2022

‘Headbutting’ the First Round + NHL on TNT’s Rick Tocchet

Which teams advance, and who’s hitting the golf course early?? The first round still has plenty of drama left to unfold. The guys go ‘full contact’, talking headbutts, Darnell Nurse’s suspension, Jacob Trouba’s hit on Sidney ...

May 06, 2022

Spicy Pork and Broccoli + Ducks Head Coach Dallas Eakins

With the NHL playoffs in full swing, Ray and Dregs discuss Ray’s OT intermission snacks during a Penguins/Rangers Game 1 marathon, the sustained brilliance of Sidney Crosby, and all of the goalie drama! From injuries, to incr...

April 29, 2022

Locked-In for the Playoffs & Broadcaster/Ex-NHL’er Mike Johnson

Former NHL player and current broadcaster Mike Johnson brings his unique perspective to this week’s show. Johnson spoke on the magnitude of playing for the Habs organization, meeting Guy Lafleur, the Leafs impressive scoring ...