The guys are both traveling this weekend, Ray’s catching… rays, at the NHL's All-Star Weekend in Florida, while Dregs is putting the fish at his ‘cabbage’ on NOTICE as he readies for some ice-fishing. Plus, Dave Nonis joins for a special Friday edition of Ray & Dregs!
Former NHL GM Nonis discussed the biggest trade news this season, Canucks captain Bo Horvat’s trade to the New York Islanders. Why it was important to make this deal as soon as possible for Canucks management, and teams' playoff hopes influencing the trade market. He spoke on the differences in making trades in the pre-cap era, and the Pavel Bure deal he was a part of as a Canucks exec. Nonis explained why he expects ‘several’ moves ahead of the trade deadline on March 3rd.
In Headlines, the guys discuss the NHL’s All-Star Weekend, Ovi’s comments on grabbing a 'cold one' With Sidney Crosby, and trade rumours across the league. The Vegas Golden Knights are back in the thick of trade talks as the injury to captain Mark Stone frees up LTIR space, Josh Anderson’s possible landing spots are examined with New Jersey being Ray’s pick, and the guys discuss the blockbuster Bo Horvat trade.
In Ask Ray & Dregs Anything, the guys answer the questions you submit through our website, or on social media! This week, the guys are asked about scrapping All-Star weekend, if Mario Lemieux’s #66 should be retired league-wide, and the supporting cast Gretzky had vs. McDavid’s squad. Ray speaks on why he thinks McDavid is already the G.O.A.T.
Episode 37 wraps up with Ray trying to understand why Dregs enjoys ice-fishing so much. Where do you land on the debate?? Let us know on social media!
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