Episodes

July 23, 2021

Seattle Kraken Forward Jared McCann

Fresh off getting picked yesterday by the Seattle Kraken in the expansion draft Jared McCann joins Ray and Darren and talks learning he was joining Seattle, how Toronto was upfront on how that may happen, how he has grown as ...

July 15, 2021

Stanley Cup Champion - Victor Hedman (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Victor Hedman joins Ray and Darren and talks Tampa's back-to-back Stanley Cup championships, which one was tougher to win, and how over the years the Bolts have become a deeper more mature team that can now win in ways other ...

July 09, 2021

Former NHLer and current Hockey Broadcaster Brian Boucher

Former NHLer and newly announced NHL on ESPN broadcaster Brian Boucher joins Ray and Darren. Brian covered the finals for NBC and the guys wrap-up the SCF, talk which of Tampa's championship wins was more impressive, how Tamp...

June 29, 2021

PGA Tour Player Mackenzie Hughes

Canadian PGA Tour pro Mackenzie Hughes joins Ray and Darren. Mac chats his emotional final round back-9 experience at the US Open, what he learned from it, looking forward to playing at the Olympics in Japan, the Koepka v DeC...

June 23, 2021

Recently Retired NHLer Stephen Johns

Recently retired Dallas Star Stephen Johns joins Ray and Darren. Stephen chats his #mentalmiles initiative following his retirement announcement where Stephen is rollerblading across the country, including retracing some of h...

June 18, 2021

Former NHL and Head Coach of Wisconsin Badgers, Tony Granato

Former NHL player, head coach, and current head coach of the Wisconsin Badgers Tony Granato joins Ray and Darren. Tony chats how he saw Cole Caufield develop into a complete player over his final season coaching him as a Badg...

June 10, 2021

World Hockey Champion & Tournament MVP Andrew Mangiapane

Calgary Flame forward Andrew Mangiapane joins Ray and Darren fresh off his Gold Medal win as part of Team Canada at the World Hockey Championship - and being named the tourney MVP. Andrew talks getting the call to join the t...

June 04, 2021

Former NHL goalie and current RDS Analyst Marc Denis

Former NHL netminder and current RDS Analyst Marc Denis joins Ray and Darren. The guys start talking Canada's underdog win over Russia at the World Hockey Championship including Troy Stecher's unbelievable set-up for the OT w...

May 28, 2021

Former Flyer, Bruin and current TSN Analyst Dave Poulin

Former Flyer, Bruin and current TSN Analyst Dave Poulin joins Ray and Darren. The guys chat about Dave's hockey journey NHL playing for top teams including the experience of being the captain that followed the legend Bobby Cl...

May 20, 2021

Hockey Hall of Famer Mats Sundin

Hockey Hall of Famer Mats Sundin joins Ray and Darren. The guys chat about the Leafs and Mats shares what he thinks of the current team in Toronto, the Swedish team, reflects on his entry into the NHL and if he would want to ...

May 14, 2021

Oilers President of Hockey Ops & GM Ken Holland

Oilers President of Hockey Ops & GM Ken Holland joins Ray and Darren and talks the challenges of managing a roster in this pandemic season, where the team is at heading into the playoffs, just how special of a player McDavid ...

May 11, 2021

Penguins President of Hockey Ops Brian Burke

Penguins President of Hockey Ops Brian Burke joins Ray and Darren and talks how he ended up back in the game in Pittsburgh, how he's seen that everything he's heard about Sid's work ethic is true, how he is always scouting ho...

May 06, 2021

Special Bonus Episode: Wilson Incident Fallout

Ray and Darren discuss and analyse all the fallout from the Tom Wilson non-suspension. The guys talk what went down on-ice in the original incident, to what went into the NHL Department of Player Safety's decision to not susp...

May 02, 2021

Gerry Dee joins Ray and Darren

Comic Gerry Dee joins Ray and Darren and talks stories from his CIS hockey career, coaching his kids, how being a stand-up comic differs from being a pro athlete, his golf chirping abilities, favourite game shows and much mor...

April 28, 2021

Vegas Golden Knights forward Max Pacioretty

Vegas forward Max Pacioretty joins Ray and Darren and talks just how high the bar is with the Knights, how great it is to have fans back and their incredible atmosphere in Vegas, the players he didn't know much about before j...

April 17, 2021

Ottawa Senators forward Connor Brown

Ottawa Senators forward Connor Brown joins Ray and Darren and talks his goal streak and the fun of playing with the talented youth the Sens have assembled. #ThroatPunches go out this week on the NHLPA's handling of Vancouver'...

April 13, 2021

Post Trade Deadline Recap Emergency Pod

Ray and Darren do a special emergency pod recapping all the big deals from the 2021 NHL Trade Deadline. The guys breakdown and analyse the trades including the all the Canadian clubs plus Mantha to the Caps, Hall to the Bruin...

April 08, 2021

#AskRay&DregsAnything Special Pre-Deadline Episode

Ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline Ray & Darren field a host of questions from fans about their favourite teams #ThroatPunches go out this week on the lack of government transparency, accountability and leadership as the latest ...

March 30, 2021

San Jose Sharks forward Kurtis Garbriel

San Jose Sharks Kurtis Gabriel joins Ray and Darren and talks his style of play and being willing to answer the bell, his unconventional hockey journey following the death of his father, using his current platform as an NHL p...

March 25, 2021

Former NHL Goalie and Current Blues Broadcaster Darren Pang

Former NHL goalie and current Blues broadcaster Darren Pang joins Ray and Darren and reflects on the recent passing of St. Louis Blues legend Bobby Plager, talks his thoughts on the Tim Peel 'game management' issue, his own h...

March 17, 2021

Sens Goalie Joey Daccord & Kaleb Dahlgren

Sens goalie Joey Daccord fresh off his 1st NHL win joins the boys and talks his getting his first NHL win - in a game he wasn't even preparing to play in. Joey describes his not quite conventional hockey journey to the pros, ...

March 12, 2021

NHL Mid-Season Review

With the shortened NHL regular season at the mid-point Ray and Darren take a look at the top teams and storylines across the divisions. The PGA's 'DeChambeau' out-of-bounds rule change is the recipient of #ThroatPunch this we...

March 04, 2021

Hilary Knight of the PWHPA & Team USA

Ray and Darren are joined by Hilary Knight of the PWHPA & Team USA. Hilary talks the current Dream Gap Tour, the positive trajectory professional women's hockey is on, and her post playing aspirations of owning a team. Ovi f...

February 25, 2021

Mark Scheifele of the Winnipeg Jets

Ray and Darren are joined by Mark Scheifele of the Winnipeg Jets. Mark talks the joy of playing 3 on 3 OT with 2 other forwards, the competition and fun with teammeates pushing each other to the next level, the player he foll...