Game Misconduct with Don La Greca
So long for now...: 3/20/20
Due to the continuation of New York City shutdowns, Don La Greca is forced to put the podcast on hiatus. But, Don leaves you with an evaluation of every team in the NHL!
Lockdown: Episode II: 3/18/20
Don La Greca discusses what a possible playoff tournament could look like once the NHL season resumes. Plus, what are the greatest hockey movies ever made?
Lockdown: Episode I: 3/16/20
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek to discuss when we may see hockey once again and exactly how long away that may be. Plus, some of your tweets are answered!
NHL presses pause button: 3/13/20
The NHL has moved into uncharted waters along with the other major sports leagues as COVID-19 has caused the league to press the pause button on their season.
Coronavirus hits NHL: 3/11/20
The coronavirus has impacted the NHL to the point where some teams may be playing in empty arenas. Plus, Leah Hextall joins Don La Greca to discuss the playoff races!
GM Meetings Recap: 3/9/20
E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network was in Florida to cover the GM Meetings and he joins Don La Greca to discuss his findings. Plus, a recap of a wild weekend around the NHL.
Five Spot: 3/6/20
Don La Greca recaps Mika Zibanejad finding the net five times in an overtime win over the Capitals. Plus, the Islanders are struggling and a new Friday Top Five!
Rule Changes: 3/4/20
The NHL is making changes to their offside rule and the salary cap. Don La Greca discusses that and a scary scene for Johnny Boychuk of the Islanders.
Flyers Flying High: 3/2/20
The Flyers have run their winning streak to six games. Where does Philadelphia stack up among the favorites in the East? Plus, can Columbus hang onto a playoff spot?
Bobby Ryan's Big Night: 2/28/20
Bobby Ryan returned to Ottawa to score a hat trick in his first home game in over 100 days. Plus, Don La Greca has a fresh Friday edition of the top five teams in the NHL.
Rangers Keep Rolling: 2/26/20
Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to recap another win for the red hot Rangers, a questionable hit by Jacob Trouba and much more!
Deadline Reaction: 2/25/20
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to react to the many moves that were made ahead of yesterday's NHL trade deadline. Who were the winners and losers?
Deadline Preview: 2/21/20
Which names will be moving ahead of Monday's trade deadline? Don La Greca discusses and unveils his latest list of the top five teams in the NHL.
Trade Rumors with Leah Hextall: 2/19/20
Leah Hextall joins Don La Greca to discuss some rumors from around the league as we approach the NHL trade deadline.
Playoff format concerns: 2/18/20
EJ Hradek joins Don La Greca to share his thoughts on the Tyler Toffoli trade as well the problems this current NHL playoff format presents for Boston and Tampa Bay.
Kassian Kicks & Top 5: 2/14/20
Zack Kassian of the Oilers is in some hot water after kicking Erik Cernak in the chest with a bladed foot. Plus, Don has a new list of his Friday Top Five!
King Henrik's Relocation?: 2/12/20
Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to recap a scary night for Jay Bouwmeester. Plus, what does the future hold for Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist?
Bumps, Bruises & Bruins: 2/10/20
Blue Jackets defenseman Seth Jones is out indefinitely, the Bruins cannot beat the Red Wings and the mid-season wall has set in. Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss it all.
Jumbo Joe reaches 1,500: 2/5/20
Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to preview the names to watch ahead of the deadline. Plus, Joe Thornton reaches 1,500 career points and what's gone wrong in Buffalo?
Battle of Alberta Brawl: 2/3/20
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap a busy weekend around the league, including the Battle of Alberta heating up with a goalie fight.
Friday Top 5ive: 1/31/20
It's Friday! That means Don La Greca has a new list of his top five teams in the NHL. Plus some of your tweets get answered heading into the weekend.
Deadline Dues: 1/29/20
With the trade deadline looming, Don La Greca and Dan Rosen of NHL.com discuss which teams are contenders and which are pretenders.
NHL reacts to Kobe Bryant's death: 1/27/20
The NHL reacts to the passing of Kobe Bryant. Also, Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek recap all-star weekend and get you ready for the second half of the season.
Mid-Season Awards Ceremony: 1/24/20
The NHL season has reached the all-star break and Don La Greca has his mid-season leaders for the major awards. Plus, Don updates his list of the Friday Top Five!
Wednesdays with Leah: 1/22/20
Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to talk about the latest hot streak by the Blue Jackets and the Panthers. Plus, some of your tweets get answered!
Pacific Parity: 1/20/20
The Pacific Division has five teams at the top separated by one point. Which of them will emerge over the final stretch of the season? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss.
Rangers and Islanders Recap: 1/17/20
The Rangers took down the Islanders in dramatic fashion. Don La Greca recapped the game and gave an updated list of his top five teams in the NHL heading into the weekend!
Vegas Dice Roll: 1/15/20
The Vegas Golden Knicks have fired Gerard Gallant. Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to react to Peter DeBoer taking over as the new head coach in Vegas.
Reaction to Ray Shero's firing: 1/13/20
Ray Shero has been fired by the New Jersey Devils. Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network react to that and debate the future of Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist.
Shestyorkin Era Starts: 1/8/20
Goaltender Igor Shestyorkin made his debut in a victory for the Rangers. What does his arrival mean for the Rangers goalie logjam? Don La Greca and Leah Hextall discuss.
End of a King's Reign?: 1/6/20
The Rangers have recalled goalie Igor Shesterkin. Is this the end of Henrik Lundqvist's time as the starting goalie of the NYR? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss.
Happy New Year!: 1/2/20
Don La Greca is back for the first time in 2020 to talk about the the current state of the NHL, the fireworks from the Winter Classic & more!
DeBoer Dismissed: 12/12/19
The San Jose Sharks have made a change at head coach. Will Peter DeBoer's dismissal make a difference? Plus, Don wraps up the calendar year with his final podcast of 2019.
Falling Star: 12/11/19
Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network discuss the coaching change in Dallas, the evolving culture in hockey and to answer some of your tweets!
Friday Top 5ive: 12/6/19
It's Friday! That means Don has an updated ranking of his top five teams in the NHL. Plus, Don gets you ready for the weekend and answers some of your tweets!
John Hynes Fired: 12/4/19
With the New Jersey Devils moving on from John Hynes as their coach, is a trade deadline sale to follow? Don La Greca and Leah Hextall discuss that and more.
Calgary Rebuild: 12/2/19
With Bill Peters gone in Calgary, can the Flames kick-start their season? Plus, Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek take inventory of the league following Thanksgiving.
Future of Bill Peters: 11/27/19
What will the future hold for Flames coach Bill Peters? Don La Greca discusses that and the current league standings with Leah Hextall.
Mike Babcock Landing: 11/25/19
Where will Mike Babcok find his next coaching gig after being fired in Toronto? Plus, will Taylor Hall be traded? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network discuss.
Top Five: 11/22/19
On the Friday edition of Game Misconduct, Don La Greca discusses another win for the Islanders and lists his top five teams in the league!
Hathaway Suspension: 11/20/19
Leah Hextall joins to share her thoughts on Garnett Hathaway's 3 game suspension. Plus, the Islanders winning ways continue.
Moving and Shaking: 11/18/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek to discuss which teams are looking like real contenders, and which could be pretenders.
Friday Top Five!: 11/15/19
Don La Greca updates his Friday Top Five! Plus, the Rangers get tripled up against Tampa and San Jose moves one step closer to getting back on track.
Cherry Reaction: 11/13/19
Don La Greca is joined by Leah Hextall to discuss the Don Cherry situation. Plus, the Bruins blow a big lead and Kaapo Kakko scores an OT winner for the Rangers.
Hot & Cold: 11/11/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek to discuss the teams that have caught fire lately, the teams that have fallen off after a fast start & more!
Five on a Friday: 11/8/19
Don La Greca has a new Friday Top Five and one team is beginning to separate themselves at the top. Plus, the Islanders win-streak has come to an end.
Winnipeg Worries: 11/6/19
Leah Hextall stops by for the first time to chat with Don La Greca about the current state of the Winnipeg Jets. Plus, the Islanders' win-streak has hit double-digits!
Trotz's Island: 11/4/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap the weekend around the league, including the Islanders running their win-streak to nine games.
Friday Top Five: 11/1/19
Don is here to update his Friday Top Five. Plus, Matthew Tkachuk scores the goal of the year thus far for Calgary and Don looks ahead to the weekend action in the NHL.
Jersey Blues: 10/31/19
The New Jersey Devils have more questions than answers at this point. Are changes on the way? Don La Greca answers that and looks ahead to a Halloween slate of games!
Lightning Power Outage?: 10/30/19
Should Tampa Bay fans be concerned about the direction of their team? Don La Greca discusses that and more from a busy Tuesday around the league.
Tarasenko Sidelined: 10/28/19
Vladimir Tarasenko of the Blues is expected to be out until March due to surgery on his left shoulder. Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss what it means for St. Louis.
Friday Top Five: 10/25/19
Don La Greca unveils his first Friday Top Five of the season! One of the omissions may surprise you. Plus, a look ahead to the slate of games this weekend.
Scorching Sabres: 10/23/19
Don La Greca recaps Boston's win over Toronto, John Carlson's fast start for the Capitals and the Buffalo Sabres leading the NHL in points so far.
Blue Jacket Breakthrough: 10/22/19
Don La Greca reacts to Gustav Nyquist scoring a game-winner for Columbus on a penalty shot in OT and the Avalanche suffering their first regulation loss of the season.
Weekend Review: 10/21/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap the weekend around the league including wins for the Devils, Sabres and others.
Hot Seats Sizzling: 10/16/19
Which head coaches should already be concerned about their job status? Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to answer that and more.
Game Misconduct with Don La Greca: 10/11/19
Recapping Patrick Marleau scoring two goals to lead the Sharks the day after re-signing with San Jose. Plus, Don looks ahead to the weekend slate of action.
Devils in Hot Water?: 10/10/19
With the Devils off to a bit of a slow start, will John Hynes' job status be called into question? Plus, the Sabres win again and Vancouver hangs eight on L.A.
Starting Slow: 10/9/19
Don La Greca dives into what's gone wrong for the Penguins and Panthers early on. Plus, James Neal is off to a hot start and some of your tweets get answered!
First Week Overreaction: 10/7/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to react to the first week of the season. Should Sharks fans be concerned? Are the Sabres for real? Plus, much more.
Puck Drop: 10/3/19
Don La Greca recaps opening night in the NHL including John Tavares being named captain of the Leafs, the Caps taking down the Blues in OT & more.
East Conference Preview: 10/2/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to look ahead to the puck dropping on the NHL season and for an in-depth examination of the Eastern Conference.
Game Misconduct Returns!: 9/30/19
Don La Greca is back for Season 4 of the Game Misconduct podcast! Dan Rosen of NHL.com joined Don to preview the NHL's Western Conference.
Free Agency Frenzy: 7/2/19
Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network dive into all of the moves made in the first wave of NHL free agency.
Jersey Boys: 6/24/19
The Devils added Jack Hughes with the top pick in the NHL Draft and then acquired P. K. Subban via trade. Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to discuss.
Preparing for the draft: 6/20/19
On Thursday's Game Misconduct, Don looks back on the NHL awards, ahead to the draft and talks with the NHL Network's Brian Lawton.
Trouba to New York: 6/18/19
The Rangers have acquired defenseman Jacob Trouba. How much does this speed up their rebuild? Don La Greca chats with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network.
Lord Stanley's Cup belongs to St. Louis: 6/13/19
For the first time in their history, the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup champions. Don La Greca recaps Game 7 and where it all went wrong for the Bruins.
Season Finale: 6/12/19
Roughly 10 months after the season started, one game will determine a champion tonight in Boston. Dan Rosen of NHL.com joined Don La Greca to preview tonight's Game 7.
Shipping up to Boston: 6/10/19
The Bruins have forced a Game 7. Will the Blues be able to win another game on the road to clinch the Cup? Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network.
St. Louis one win from Cup: 6/7/19
After a controversial no-call, the Blues took Game 5 and command of the Stanley Cup Final. Don La Greca weighed in on the officiating and if the Bruins can force a Game 7.
O'Reilly's World: 6/4/19
Ryan O'Reilly led the way for the Blues with two goals in Game 4 as the Stanley Cup Final is now all squared at two wins each between St. Louis and Boston.
Bruins take a 2-1 lead: 6/3/19
EJ Hradek joins Don to discuss Boston's bounce back performance and Jordan Binnington's tough night in net.
Blues Bounce Back: 5/30/19
The Stanley Cup will shift to St. Louis with the series all knotted up at one win apiece. Don La Greca recaps the big overtime win for the Blues with super-fan Mike Brownsher.
Game 1 goes to Boston: 5/28/19
After shaking off the rust from their long layoff, the Bruins stormed back to take a 1-0 series lead on the Blues. How concerned should St. Louis fans be? Don discusses.
Stanley Cup Preview: 5/24/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to look ahead to the Stanley Cup Final between the Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues.
St. Louis to play for Lord Stanley's Cup: 5/22/19
For the first time in 49 years, the Blues will play for the Stanley Cup. Don recaps last night's win for St. Louis and looks ahead to the Cup Final.
Blue Breakthrough?: 5/21/19
Can the Blues advance to their first Stanley Cup Final since 1970, or will the Sharks be able to force a Game 7? Don La Greca gives his thoughts.
Shark tank losing water: 5/20/19
After being shutout, the Sharks are showing some signs of slowing down. Can they force a Game 7 against the Blues? Don La Greca chats with NHL Network's E.J. Hradek.
Bruins are into the Stanley Cup Final: 5/17/19
The Boston Bruins finish off the Hurricanes in 4 games. Plus, John Davidson is headed to the Rangers and who is in your NHL broadcasting Mount Rushmore?
Feeling Blue: 5/16/19
The Sharks have taken a 2-1 series lead over the Blues, but not without a ton of controversy. Did Timo Meier do anything illegal? Don discusses.
Hurricanes running out of steam: 5/15/19
The Hurricanes have gone from one the best stories of the postseason to within one game from elimination. Plus, Don looks ahead to tonight's Game 3 in the West.
Blues Bounce Back: 5/14/19
The Blues and Sharks are all even at one win apiece. Which team has the upper hand? Plus, will the Bruins be able to take a commanding 3-0 lead on the Hurricanes?
Weekend Recap: 5/13/19
Don La Greca chats with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network about the Bruins taking a 2-0 series lead on the Hurricanes and Sharks looking to do the same against the Blues.
B's storm back against 'Canes: 5/10/19
The Bruins took Game 1 at home against the Hurricanes. How much will Carolina regret letting this one get away? Plus, Don looks ahead to Game 1 in the West.
Conference Finals Preview: 5/9/19
The Conference Finals are set. The Sharks have advanced, but not without some controversy in their win over the Avalanche. Plus, Don makes his predictions for the next round.
Blues break through in 2OT: 5/8/19
The Blues have advanced to the Western Conference Finals and will take on the winner of tonight's Game 7. Will it be the Avalanche or the Sharks? Don weighs in.
Blue Jackets Bow Out: 5/7/19
The Blue Jackets are out. Is Boston the favorite now? Plus, Colorado forces a Game 7 and Don looks ahead to tonight's series-deciding game between the Stars and Blues.
Island Exit: 5/6/19
The Islanders have been eliminated and the 'jerks' are the first team to advance. Plus, there is another Game 7 on tap and two Game 6s to look forward to.
Squared Up: 5/3/19
The Bruins and Avs squared their respective series at two wins apiece. Plus, can the Islanders stave off elimination in Carolina?
Lonely Island: 5/2/19
The magic is running out for the Islanders as they trail the Hurricanes 3-0 in their series. Plus, Don recaps a win for the Stars as they square things up with the Blues.
Bad Guy Brad?: 5/1/19
The tempers are picking up between the Blue Jackets and Bruins. Plus, Brad Marchand plays the role of 'bad guy' and the Islanders try to get on the board against the 'Canes.
Blue Steel: 4/30/19
The Blues take a 2-1 series lead on the Stars after stealing a win in Dallas. Plus, Don La Greca previews the two Game 3s slated for tonight.
Carolina Crush: 4/29/19
The Hurricanes lead the Islanders 2-0 in their series, can the Isles battle back? Plus, a debate about video review and E.J. Hradek from the NHL Network joins Don La Greca.
Under Review: 4/26/19
Has replay gone too far in professional sports? Plus, the Bruins take Game 1 in overtime against the Blue Jackets and the Blues edge out the Stars for a 1-0 series lead.
Caps Canned: 4/25/19
There will be a new champion after the Capitals were eliminated in double overtime by the Hurricanes. Don recaps a wild sequence of Game 7s and looks ahead to the next round.
Caps and 'Canes head for Game 7: 4/23/19
The defending champion Washington Capitals will face elimination in Game 7 against the Hurricanes. Plus, Dallas moves on in OT and Don looks ahead to two Game 7s.
Game 7s Galore: 4/22/19
With two Game 7s already scheduled, there could be a couple more after tonight. Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap a busy playoff weekend.
'Canes and Caps equal: 4/19/19
Carolina and Washington are all square at two wins apiece. Are the defending champs in trouble? Plus, the Sharks stay alive and the Blues take control against the Jets.
B's back on track: 4/18/19
The Bruins and Leafs are all even at two wins apiece, as are the Stars and the Predators. Plus, the Flames will face elimination in Game 5.
Take out the brooms: 4/17/19
The Islanders and Blue Jackets are both moving on by way of sweep. Islanders broadcaster Brendan Burke and Jody Shelley of the Blue Jackets broadcast crew stop by to discuss!
Leafs Lead: 4/16/19
The Leafs now lead the Bruins two games to one, the Caps are shut out by the 'Canes & Cale Makar makes his mark in his first game with the Avalanche.
Tampa Turmoil: 4/15/19
The Lightning trail the Blue Jackets three games to none. Is it over? Plus, the Islanders are one game from eliminating the Penguins. Don chats with E.J. Hradek.
Flames on fire: 4/12/19
Mike Smith staked the Flames an early series lead over the Avs, the Caps double up the 'Canes and the Leafs take an early lead on the Bruins. Don recaps it all.
Lightning Letdown?: 4/11/19
Don La Greca recaps a blown lead by the Lightning, an OT win for the Islanders, a one-goal victory by the Blues and Stars, and the Sharks taking care of the Golden Knights.
Devil Wears (Top) Pick: 4/10/19
The Devils are once again atop the draft board, and the Rangers are right behind them. Plus, Don looks ahead to the opening night of playoff hockey!
Lottery Lookahead: 4/9/19
The NHL Lottery will decide the top pick in the NHL Draft later tonight. Who will have the best odds to land Jack Hughes? Plus, how to enter Don's Ice Pick Bracket Challenge!
Playoff Preview: 4/8/19
Now that that regular season is over, Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to preview the Stanley Cup playoffs.
The Playoff Picture: 4/5/19
On today's Game Misconduct, Don takes a look at the NHL playoff picture and gives his final "Friday Top 5" of the regular season.
Moving Day: 4/4/19
On the Thursday edition of Game Misconduct, Don looks at what could be a really significant night in the NHL. Plus, an announcement about an upcoming bracket challenge...
Two To Play: 4/3/19
Most teams in the NHL have two games left in their regular season. The Hurricanes, Blue Jackets and Canadiens are slugging it out for two spots. Who will get in?
Doubts for McDavid?: 4/2/19
The push for the playoffs is reaching the final stage. Plus, what's gone wrong in Edmonton despite Connor McDavid's presence there?
Outside Looking In: 4/1/19
Don La Greca recaps a busy weekend with E.J. Hradek from the NHL Network. Will the Canadiens and Coyotes be able to find their way into the playoffs?
Rally Island: 3/29/19
The Islanders rallied to pick up a huge win against the Jets. Can the Isles make noise in the playoffs? Plus, Don gives his latest edition of the Friday Top Five!
Home Stretch: 3/28/19
Don La Greca recaps big wins for the Avalanche and Stars. Plus, Don looks ahead to a big game tonight between the Canadiens and Blue Jackets in Columbus.
Great Eight: 3/27/19
Don La Greca recaps wins for the Capitals, Blue Jackets and Ducks. Plus, Will Alexander Ovechkin be able to catch Wayne Gretzky on the all-time scoring list?
Ticking Time Tuesday: 3/26/19
Toronto scores a touchdown, Pittsburgh takes down the Rangers, Tampa wins again...and are the Sharks underachieving? Don La Greca dives into all of it.
Playoff Races & Storm Surge!: 3/25/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to discuss the playoff race in both conferences as well as the Storm Surge in Carolina!
Michelle Sturino stops by!: 3/22/19
Don La Greca is joined by Michelle Sturino of NHL Network Radio on SiriusXM to discuss the chaos in Ottawa regarding the Senators and the current playoff picture.
Lightning Round: 3/21/19
The Tampa Bay Lightning are blazing a path towards the playoffs. Can they be beaten in a seven-game series? Plus, the race for the number one overall draft pick heats up.
Coach of the Year?: 3/20/19
Who is going to win the Jack Adams Award for the best coach in the NHL this season? Plus, the Carolina Hurricanes continue to celebrate.
Possible playoff match-ups: 3/19/19
Don La Greca examines the current playoff races in both the East and the West. Plus, which possible playoff match-ups would be the most entertaining?
10 TO GO: 3/18/19
For the majority of the teams in the NHL, there are 10 games left in the regular season. Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss the race to the finish.
Baker's Dozen: 3/13/19
With 12 (or 13) games to go in the NHL season, the wild card race in the Eastern Conference is heating up. Which teams will be in and which will be left out?
Lightning Goats?: 3/12/19
Will the Lightning be able to break the record for the most points in a single season? Plus, Don La Greca looks ahead to tonight's game between the Penguins and Capitals.
Standings Shake-Up: 3/11/19
Don La Greca chats with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network about the Capitals hitting their stride, the surging Sharks and the ever-changing NHL standings.
Bruins buzzing & Friday Top Five: 3/8/19
The Bruins have been the best team in the league as of late. How concerned should the Lightning be? Don La Greca debates in his latest edition of the Friday Top Five.
Playoff push picks up: 3/6/19
The Blue Jackets, Islanders, Avs and others all picked up big wins in their push for the playoffs. Plus, Don discusses being a fan and why his allegiance has changed.
Blue Jacket Blues: 3/5/19
Is it officially time to panic for the Blue Jackets? Plus, Carolina is making their move and Don shares some stories of interactions he's had with coaches.
Lonely Island: 3/1/19
John Tavares returned to Long Island for the first time since joining the Leafs and it wasn't pretty. Were Islanders fans too tough on JT? Plus, a Friday Top Five!
Tavares Returns: 2/28/19
John Tavares returns to take on the Islanders in New York for the first time since departing in free agency. How will he be received? Don La Greca discusses.
Wednesday Whip Around: 2/27/19
Don recaps wins for the Bruins, Capitals, Penguins and Flames. Plus, the Golden Knights aren't sneaking up on anyone this year, but can they make some noise?
Deadline Fallout: 2/26/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network for reaction to the trade deadline, whether or not Tampa is the team to beat and more.
Matt Duchene shipped to Columbus: 2/22/19
The Senators have sent forward Matt Duchene to the Blue Jackets. Can Columbus compete for a Cup? Plus, Don gives his updated list of the Friday Top Five!
Deadline Deals: 2/21/19
Don La Greca reacts to the Capitals acquiring Carl Hagelin from the Kings as well as the Bruins landing Charlie Coyle from the Wild in exchange for Ryan Donato and a pick.
St. Louis' streak hits 11: 2/20/19
The St. Louis Blues have won 11 games in a row. Are they legitimate Cup contenders? Plus, will Artemi Panarin be traded in the near future?
Red Hot Cherry: 2/18/19
Legendary hockey analyst Don Cherry is very upset with the Carolina Hurricanes' celebrations after wins. Is he wrong? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss.
Old Western: 2/15/19
The Western Conference standings continue to tighten. Which teams are the favorites to make it in? Plus, Don La Greca gives his updated list of the top five teams in the NHL.
Don's Birthday Edition!: 2/13/19
It's Don La Greca's birthday! As for the hockey world, Don recaps a full slate of games from last night and starts to look ahead to the trade deadline.
Evgeni Gone?: 2/12/19
Evgeni Malkin is set for a hearing with the NHL after swinging his stick at Michael Raffl. How long will he be suspended? Don La Greca weighs in.
New direction for Ducks: 2/11/19
The Ducks have moved on from Randy Carlyle, the Blues are rolling and the Blackhawks have bounced back into form. Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek to discuss.
Power Preds: 2/6/19
The Predators got an early jump on the trade deadline by adding Brian Boyle from the Devils and Cody McLeod from the Rangers. Don La Greca weighs in on that, and more!
Money Matthews: 2/5/19
Don La Greca weighs in on the five-year, $58.17 million extension between Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Plus, unpacking the congested Western Conference.
Trade deadline preview: 2/4/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to react to the Penguins trade with the Panthers and to preview the upcoming trade deadline.
Friday Top Five & Pierre McGuire update: 2/1/19
Don updates his list of the top five teams in the NHL and gives an update on Pierre McGuire and his apology to Kendall Coyne Schofield.
Was Pierre McGuire wrong?: 1/31/19
Don La Greca weighs in on Pierre McGuire and whether or not he was wrong in the way he handled his introduction of Olympic hockey gold medalist Kendall Coyne.
Playoffs Taking Shape: 1/30/19
Don La Greca weighs in on the current playoff picture in both conferences. Is your team a contender or pretender?
Leafs land Jake Muzzin : 1/29/19
The Maple Leafs have landed defenseman Jake Muzzin. Don La Greca describes what his addition means for Toronto and whether or not the Leafs gave up too much.
All-Star Weekend Recap: 1/28/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap the skills competition and the All-Star Game from San Jose.
Kevin Weekes & Friday Top Five: 1/25/19
Former goaltender Kevin Weekes stops by to preview the All-Star Game in San Jose and Don La Greca updates his list of the Friday Top Five!
Replay Confusion & Fan Confessions: 1/24/19
Don La Greca recaps another tough loss for the Capitals, a nice win by the Predators, another replay review situation and when he stopped being a fan of a specific team.
Capital Concern: 1/23/19
Don La Greca discusses the issues that the Washington Capitals are having and lists the best sporting events he's even been to in-person.
Old Western: 1/22/19
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to discuss the tight standings out west and exactly how the league's salary cap breaks down.
Trotz's Island: 1/21/19
How big of a difference has Barry Trotz made for the Islanders? Don La Greca weighs in on their hot streak and whether or not Leafs fans should be worried.
La Greca & DiPietro: 1/16/19
Former Islanders goalie and Humpty & Canty co-host Rick DiPietro joined Don La Greca to talk about the Isles surge up the standings and the current playoff picture.
Maple Let-Down: 1/15/19
Don La Greca says there is one major move that the Toronto Maple Leafs have to make. Plus, which teams will be sellers at the trade deadline?
Alan Hahn & Friday Top Five: 1/11/19
Author and radio host Alan Hahn joined Don La Greca to recap the Rangers and Islanders. Plus, an updated Friday Top Five. Can anyone top the Lightning?
Half Way Home: 1/10/19
Don La Greca checks in at the midway mark of the season and also debates whether or not the current icing rule should be examined.
Friday Top Five & All-Star Debate: 1/4/19
Don La Greca updates his list of the top five teams in the NHL and shines some light on why the All-Star Game will never go away.
Ringing in 2019: 1/2/19
Don La Greca is back for the first time in 2019 to weigh in on everything from the standings shakeup in the last couple of weeks to the World Juniors. Happy New Year!
2018 Wrap-Up: 12/21/18
With the midway point of the NHL season approaching, Don La Greca gives his final Friday Top Five of 2018 and looks ahead to what 2019 will bring!
Sid The Kid vs. The Great 8: 12/20/18
Sidney Crosby and Alexander Ovechkin reminded us of their rivalry last night. Plus, Don La Greca peeks ahead to the trade deadline and answers some of your tweets!
Flying V: 12/18/18
Don La Greca recaps last night's win for the Ducks over the Penguins and previews Carter Hart's first start for the Philadelphia Flyers.
Hakstol out in Philly: 12/17/18
The Flyers have fired head coach Dave Hakstol and the rumor mill is already swirling about who will replace him. Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek to discuss.
5ive on a 5riday: 12/14/18
Don La Greca is here to update his list of the five best teams in the NHL! Plus, the Capitals are catching fire and a preview of the weekend's slate of games.
Pittsburgh Uncertainty: 12/13/18
Do the Penguins have what it takes to get back to the Stanley Cup or do they seem to be lacking something? And the Calgary Flames continue to impress.
Metro Meltdown: 12/12/18
What's up with the Metro Division right now? Which teams are the ones to watch? Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to discuss.
Friday Top 5ive: 12/7/18
Don La Greca is here with a brand new Friday Top Five! Plus, more discussion on whether or not the NHL should change their point system.
Valid Point: 12/6/18
Should a regulation win be worth more points in the standings than a win that comes in overtime or a shootout? Don La Greca dissects that and more.
Pacific Northwest ready for pucks: 12/4/18
Seattle is getting a hockey team! Don La Greca chats with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network about the latest expansion to the NHL.
Friday Top Five!: 11/30/18
Don La Greca breaks out his latest edition of the Friday Top Five! Plus, a look ahead to this weekend's slate of games.
National Youth League: 11/29/18
Does the NHL currently have the best young crop of talent that they've had in the last 25 years? Don La Greca discusses and recaps last night's action.
Sabres Surging: 11/28/18
The Buffalo Sabres have won 10 games in a row. Are they legitimate contenders? Plus, what does the Hall of Fame look for in a goaltender? Don La Greca explains.
Capitals Climbing: 11/27/18
If you missed it, the Capitals have reclaimed the top spot in the Metro. Is Washington still the team to beat? Plus, Don La Greca answers some of your tweets.
Flyers fire Hextall: 11/26/18
The Flyers have fired general manager Ron Hextall. Where do they go from here? Don La Greca is joined by NHL Network's E.J. Hradek.
Pink Slips: 11/20/18
Todd McLellan has been fired in Edmonton and Mike Yeo is out in St. Louis. Can the Oilers and Blues salvage their seasons? Don La Greca discusses.
Thanksgiving Carving: 11/19/18
Thanksgiving typically has served a line of delineation between contenders and pretenders in the NHL. Where does your favorite team fall? Don La Greca discusses.
Islanders roll over Rangers: 11/16/18
Why can't the Rangers win in Brooklyn against the Islanders? Don La Greca answers that and updates his Friday Top Five!
Vasilevskiy Vanishes: 11/15/18
Andrei Vasilevskiy is out indefinitely for the Tampa Bay Lightning. How much of an impact will that have on their season? Plus, the West flexes their muscles.
Hagelin Heads West: 11/14/18
Don reacts to Carl Hagelin being traded to the L.A. Kings by the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday for Tanner Pearson. Plus, some tweets on the HOF induction.
H.O.F. 2018: 11/13/18
The Hockey Hall of Fame welcomed in the 2018 class and NHL Network's E.J. Hradek was in attendance. Hradek joined Don La Greca to recap the night.
The Friday Top 5: 11/9/18
Don takes us through the disappointment that is Ottawa and the surprise that is Vancouver. Plus, it's Friday which means Don unveils his "Friday top 5."
Malkin gets Game Misconduct: 11/8/18
The NHL Department of Player Safety will not bring supplemental discipline against Evgeni Malkin. Is that the right decision? Don La Greca discusses.
Rangers are rolling: 11/7/18
After a slow start, the Rangers have won four in a row. Plus, which coaches are on the hot seat and Don La Greca answers some of your tweets!
Joel Quenneville era ends: 11/6/18
Joel Quenneville is out as the head coach of the Blackhawks. Was it the right move? Don La Greca discusses that as well as a special night for Brian Boyle.
Kings Coaching Change: 11/5/18
The Kings fired head coach John Stevens just 13 games into his second season in charge. Can they salvage the year? Don La Greca chats with NHL Network's E.J. Hradek.
Friday Top Five & Gary Bettman's tenure: 11/2/18
Don updates his list of the top five teams in the NHL and weighs in on the job that NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has done during his tenure with the league.
Islanders halt Pens: 10/31/18
On a special Halloween edition of Game Misconduct, Don La Greca recaps a big win for the Islanders over the Penguins and a busy night around the league!
25th Anniversary of NHL '94: 10/30/18
Don La Greca recaps last night's action and also celebrates the 25th anniversary of NHL '94 being released!
Weekend Recap: 10/29/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap the action from the weekend and how Alec Martinez of the Kings saved Don from a nightmare travel scenario.
Friday Top Five!: 10/26/18
Don La Greca gives his updated list of the top five teams in the NHL and looks ahead to the games on tap for the weekend.
Toronto Topples Winnipeg: 10/25/18
Don La Greca discusses Toronto's win over Winnipeg as well as how much longer that Sidney Crosby might be able to play at this level.
Taking Stock: 10/24/18
Don La Greca chats with NHL Network's E.J. Hradek about Sidney Crosby's OT winner, the surging Sharks and the stumbling L.A. Kings.
Jetting Up: 10/23/18
Don La Greca reacts to a wild win for Winnipeg in overtime. Plus, does Colorado possess the best line in all of hockey?
Friday Top Five Debut: 10/19/18
Don La Greca debuts the 2018-19 Friday Top Five and the team at the top of the list may surprise you. Plus, a preview of this weekend's games.
Pink Eye: The Sequel: 10/17/18
Don La Greca, the toughest hockey podcast host out there, once again fights through pink eye as he discusses Connor McDavid's brilliance and Brady Tkachuk's injury.
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