Episodes

November 02, 2021

Chicago Blackhawks Scandal

Ray & Dregs discuss the Chicago Blackhawks scandal, Kyle Beach’s immense courage in speaking out and the NHL & NHLPA’s handling of the case. Headlines touch on the Oilers and their seemingly unstoppable power play, Markstrom’...

October 26, 2021

Fast Starts featuring Edmonton Oilers Zach Hyman

Ray & Dregs are joined by centerman for the Edmonton Oilers, Zach Hyman. Zach talks about his move to Edmonton, what went into his decision to become an Oiler, how it’s been playing with some of the greatest players in the le...

October 11, 2021

GAME ON!!!

Winnipeg Jets star defenseman Nate Schmidt joins Ray & Dregs this week. The guys talk Nate's amazing hockey journey starting off undrafted, playing in Washington, joining Vegas in their expansion season, getting traded to t...

October 04, 2021

Getting Ready for Puck Drop

New Jersey Devils' General Manager & Vice President, Tom Fitzgerald joins Ray & Dregs this week. Fitzy gives the guys an idea of what the Devils process is for bringing in players like Dougie Hamilton, talks about their talen...

September 27, 2021

Pre-season Starts, Time to Release the Kraken!

Kraken defensemen Mark Giordano joins the guys and talks joining the Kraken and all the excitement around training camp as the team prepares for expansion season. Mark chats his hockey journey - including a stint in the KHL -...

September 20, 2021

Summer Is Over, Hockey Returning

Canucks Head Coach Travis Green joins the guys to kick-off Season 3 of the Ray & Dregs Hockey Podcast. Green chats on his off-season additions, how his squad looks heading into training camp, his thoughts on the Pettersson an...

August 23, 2021

Summer Alumni Series: Steve Thomas

Ray & Dregs are joined by Steve “Stumpy” Thomas. Stumpy shares some of his best pranks, reflects on his playing career and time coaching in the NHL, his work with Eric Lindros, how the game has evolved since he played, Ray re...

August 16, 2021

Summer Alumni Series: Grant Fuhr

Next up on the Ray & Dregs Summer Alumni Series, we have 5-time Stanley Cup Champ and Hall of Famer, Grant Fuhr. Fuhr talks about his golf game, how he was able to keep calm in high intensity situations, the incredible Oilers...

August 09, 2021

Summer Alumni Series: Doug Gilmour

Hall of Famer Doug Gilmour joins the guys on this week’s Ray & Dregs Summer Alumni Series. Gilmour chats about his career, entering the NHL, today’s game versus the “old days,” his tough style of play, he shares stories about...

August 02, 2021

Summer Alumni Series: Dave Hakstol (Seattle Kraken)

To start off the Ray & Dregs Summer Alumni Series, we have the first head coach of the Seattle Kraken, Dave Hakstol, joining us. Hakstol talks about landing the job in Seattle, how the interview process went, what a great exp...

July 30, 2021

Free Agency Recap

Wrapping up Season 2 of The Ray & Dregs Hockey Podcast with a recap on the NHL Free Agency madness that unfolded on Wednesday. Ray and Dregs cover the NHL Draft, everything Free Agency including commentary on players like Dou...

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...