Game Misconduct with Don La Greca
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.
Pink Eye Edition: 10/16/18
Don La Greca fights through pink eye, as the show must go on. Plus, Panthers defenseman Mike Matheson has been suspended and which team has been the biggest surprise so far?
Panther Panic?: 10/15/18
Don La Greca chatted with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network about the Florida Panthers early struggles, the odd NHL scheduling thus far, and more.
Slow Schedule: 10/12/18
Don La Greca dives into the issues that the Vegas Golden Knights are having, the NHL schedule going dark tonight and also answers some tweets!
Philadelphia Freak-Out?: 10/10/18
Don La Greca recaps an ugly loss for the Flyers and whether or not fans in Philadelphia should be worried. Plus, Don looks ahead to the addition of a team in Seattle.
Early-season surprises: 10/9/18
Don La Greca discusses strong starts for the Islanders and Sabres. Plus, is there any reason to be concerned about the Sharks?
Early Assessments: 10/8/18
Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network recap the weekend around the league and some of the key injuries that have already popped up.
Preds primed for another run?: 10/5/18
Don La Greca got an up close and personal look at the Predators last night at Madison Square Garden, and he came away very impressed. Plus, a look ahead to the weekend.
Champs raise banner in style: 10/4/18
The Capitals raised their banner in style with a blowout win over the Bruins. Don La Greca recaps the first night of the 2018-19 season.
Hockey is here!: 10/3/18
After a long wait, hockey has returned. Don La Greca previews the opening docket of games and answers some of your tweets!
2018 Predictions: 10/2/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to examine each division and assess which squads will be the biggest contenders in 2018-19.
Game Misconduct Season Preview: 9/24/18
Don La Greca and Game Misconduct are back! NHL Network's E.J. Hradek stops by to look ahead to the 2018-19 NHL season.
Tavares to Toronto: 7/2/18
John Tavares has taken his talents north of the border. Can the Maple Leafs contend for a Cup next season? Plus, what does this mean for the future of the Islanders?
NHL Draft Reaction: 6/25/18
Who were the winners and losers of the NHL draft? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network give their reactions.
NHL Draft preview: 6/21/18
The Capitals have the Stanley Cup and the other 30 NHL teams are trying to take it from them. Former NHL executive Craig Button joins Don La Greca to preview the NHL Draft.
2017-18 season in review: 6/11/18
The Capitals have hoisted the Cup and while Alexander Ovechkin is celebrating, Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss some of the questions that need answering this off-season.
Capital Cup: 6/8/18
For the first time in franchise history, the Washington Capitals are Stanley Cup champions. Don La Greca recaps their road to riches and what this mean for Alexander Ovechkin.
Will Caps capture the Cup?: 6/7/18
Will this be the night that Alexander Ovechkin and the Capitals hoist Lord Stanley's Cup? Plus, what does the future hold for John Tavares? Will he be back with the Islanders?
Capital Control: 6/5/18
The Capitals have surged ahead with a 3-1 series lead in the Stanley Cup Final. Have the Golden Knights run out of steam? Can the Capitals close things out in Game 5?
Game 4 Preview: 6/4/18
Don La Greca chats with NHL Network's E.J. Hradek about what the Golden Knights need to do in order to level out the Stanley Cup Final against the Caps in tonight's Game 4.
Where is hockey headed?: 6/1/18
Could a return to ESPN be in the cards for the NHL? Don La Greca dives into that and also chats with the voice of Quest for the Stanley Cup on ESPN+, Bill Camp!
The Save.: 5/31/18
The Capitals and Golden Knights are all even at one one apiece after 'The Save'. If the Caps win, where will Braden Holtby's save go down among the greatest NHL moments ever?
Game 2 Preview: 5/30/18
Don La Greca looks ahead to Game 2 tonight between the Golden Knights and the Capitals. Plus, is Vegas set up for long-term success beyond 2018?
Game 1 goes to Vegas: 5/29/18
After a chippy Game 1, the Golden Knights have early control of the Cup Final. Should Tom Wilson be suspended? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of NHL Network discuss.
Most anticipated Cup Final...ever?: 5/25/18
Is this Stanley Cup Final between the Capitals and the Golden Knights the most intriguing title matchup ever? Don La Greca and NHL Network's E.J. Hradek debate.
Caps advance to Stanley Cup Final: 5/24/18
Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals have advanced to the Cup Final. How do they stack up against Vegas? Plus, the Rangers have a new head coach.
Game 7even: 5/23/18
Will it be the Capitals or the Lightning that advance to the Stanley Cup Final? Also, what does Lou Lamoriello's addition to the Islanders mean for their future?
Caps send series to Game 7: 5/22/18
The Capitals and Lightning are headed for a Game 7. Can Washington finally break through and get to the Stanley Cup Final? Plus, Lou Lamoriello joins the Islanders.
Is Vegas good or bad for NHL?: 5/21/18
The Golden Knights are onto the Stanley Cup Final in their first year of existence. Is that a good thing or a bad thing for the NHL? Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek discuss.
Capital Concern: 5/18/18
After dropping two straight games at home, is it officially panic time for the Washington Capitals? Plus, would Vegas winning the Cup be a good thing for the NHL?
Marc-Andre Fleury backstopped the Golden Knights to a Game 3 win against the Jets. Where does Fleury rank among the all-time greats? Plus, a preview of Game 4 in the East.
Lightning strike back: 5/16/18
The Lightning are on the board in their series against the Capitals. How concerned should Caps fans be? Plus, Don La Greca looks ahead to tonight's Game 3 in Vegas.
Vegas Responds: 5/15/18
The Golden Knights bounced back for a win in Game 2 against the Jets. Which team is now the favorite to advance? Plus, does the NHL expansion system need tweaking?
WSH & WPG taking charge: 5/14/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to discuss Alexander Ovechkin's first go-around in the conference final as well as tonight's Game 2 in the West.
Final Four: 5/11/18
After a Game 7 win for the Jets over the Preds, there are only four teams still standing in the NHL. Don examines each team's path and looks ahead to the conference finals.
Game Seven Preview: 5/10/18
The Nashville Predators. The Winnipeg Jets. Game Seven. Don La Greca is here to get you ready. Plus, Don shares a story about his past which links him to Winnipeg.
Capital Gains: 5/8/18
The Washington Capitals have finally broken through and are on to the Western Conference Finals. Plus, the Predators and Jets are headed for a Game 7.
Vegas Heater: 5/7/18
The Vegas Golden Knights are in the Western Conference finals. Is this the best story in sports right now? Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to discuss.
Pens and Preds battle back: 5/4/18
Don La Greca weighs in on the Pens and Preds both battling back to even their respective series at two wins apiece. Plus, Don remembers former Islanders G.M., Bill Torrey.
Lightning Strike: 5/3/18
Don La Greca discusses Tampa's win over Boston to take a 2-1 series lead, as well as San Jose striking back against Vegas. Plus, Don weighs in on Tom Wilson's suspension.
Pens & Preds fall behind: 5/2/18
Alexander Ovechkin earned the Capitals a 2-1 series lead on the Penguins. Can they hang on? Plus, the Jets take the upper hand on the Predators.
Golden Goal: 5/1/18
The Golden Knights picked up an overtime win against the Sharks. Plus, the Lightning and Bruins are all even at one win apiece.
Lou Lamoriello out as G.M.: 4/30/18
Lou Lamoriello is out as G.M. in Toronto. Where will the Leafs go from here? Plus, more controversial calls and the Capitals find a way to get a win against the Penguins.
Can Caps catch Pens?: 4/27/18
Is it 'here we go again' for Caps fans after a Game 1 loss to the Pens? Plus, the Golden Knights continue to roll in a dominating performance over the Sharks.
Boston Breakthrough: 4/26/18
The Bruins are on to the second round and the Leafs are headed home. Don La Greca looks back on last night's Game 7, and ahead to the second round of the NHL playoffs.
Game 7even: 4/25/18
The Boston Bruins. The Toronto Maple Leafs. Don La Greca is here to preview tonight's Game 7. Also, which players does Don miss the most in these playoffs?
Caps close it out: 4/24/18
The good news? The Capitals are on to the next round. The bad news? They'll play the Penguins. Plus, the Leafs and Bruins are headed for a Game 7!
Pens, Preds and playoffs, oh my!: 4/23/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap the weekend. Plus, they discuss the Penguins and Predators advancing on to the next round.
Disappointing debuts?: 4/20/18
Are fans put off by the lack of competitive games in the first round of the NHL playoffs? Plus, Don La Greca looks ahead to the weekend and the Hurricanes head in a new direction.
First-round separation: 4/19/18
The Penguins, Lightning and Predators all continued to stretch out their respective leads. Plus, the Sharks completed a sweep. Don looks ahead to Thursday's games.
Missed Call in Minny: 4/18/18
Don La Greca weighs in on the officiating in the game between the Wild and Jets. Plus, just how far can the Golden Knights go and the Caps score a big win in 2OT.
A day for the underdogs: 4/17/18
Toronto, New Jersey and Colorado all got on the board in their respective series. Plus, Braden Holtby will return to net and we say goodbye to New York legend, John Amirante.
Viva Las Vegas: 4/16/18
The Golden Knights are continuing to prove almost everyone wrong, the Capitals are in trouble and Sidney Crosby is once again showing up and showing out in the playoffs.
Capital Concern: 4/13/18
The Washington Capitals did nothing to ease tension in a Game 1 loss to the Blue Jackets. Plus, Filip Forsberg steals the show with one of the best goals of the season.
Jersey Boys: 4/12/18
Don La Greca is joined by Arda Ocal of the MSG Network to look ahead to Thursday's Game 1 between the Devils and Lightning. Plus, a recap of Wednesday night's action!
Playoff Puck Returns: 4/11/18
Don La Greca previews the three Game 1s tonight as the NHL playoffs get underway and also tells a story about how his car was picked up and moved without his permission.
Western Preview: 4/10/18
Don La Greca welcomes back E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to preview each of the four first-round matchups in the Western Conference.
Eastern Preview: 4/9/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to preview the Eastern Conference playoff matchups. Plus, where'd it go wrong between the Rangers and Alain Vigneault?
Devils are dancing: 4/6/18
The New Jersey Devils are back in the playoffs for the first time since 2012 and Ken Daneyko dropped by to talk about it with Don La Greca.
Dynamic duos: 4/5/18
Don La Greca assesses the standings in the NHL as time ticks down on the regular season. Plus, Don looks back on some of the best dynamic duos in league history.
Goaltender interference ... again: 4/4/18
There was another debatable call made regarding goaltender interference to help decide the game between the Predators and Panthers. What can the NHL do to fix this?
Building Blocks: 4/3/18
Which young player in the NHL would you choose to build your franchise around? Plus, what is Don La Greca's favorite postseason memory ever?
Sedin Bros Say Goodbye: 4/2/18
Daniel and Henrik Sedin have announced their plan to retire, and who in the league is the front runner for the Hart Trophy? Don La Greca and NHL Network's E.J. Hradek answer.
Friday Top Five: 3/30/18
Don La Greca breaks out a brand new Friday Top Five, recaps an accountant playing goaltender for the Chicago Blackhawks and looks ahead to a busy weekend in the NHL.
Which Western teams will emerge?: 3/29/18
With the playoffs creeping closer, which teams in the West will find their way into the playoff picture? Plus, Don looks ahead to where a possible Seattle team could fit in.
Playoff picture crystallizing: 3/28/18
With time running out in the NHL regular season, which teams will get into the playoffs and which will be left out?
Vegas comes up aces in Year 1: 3/27/18
The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the postseason in their first year in the NHL, should the NHL rename their divisions, plus some of your tweets!
Final Playoff Push: 3/26/18
Don La Greca and E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network examine the final push for the postseason. Plus, Don recaps his broadcast of the 45th Annual FDNY vs. NYPD hockey game!
Friday Top Five & E.J. Hradek special!: 3/23/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network to recap the news and notes to come out of the general managers meetings. Plus, it's a brand new Friday Top Five!
Postseason squeeze: 3/22/18
With the playoffs getting closer each and every day, Don La Greca discusses the chase for the playoffs and also answers tweets on the draft lottery and more.
To tie or not to tie?: 3/21/18
Are ties in sports as bad as some fans make them out to be? Don La Greca weighs in on the current overtime format in the NHL and answers some tweets about the playoffs!
Ruler for a day: 3/20/18
Don La Greca dives into the rule book and takes suggestions on which NHL rules should be altered. Plus, a giveaway for listeners in the tri-state area!
Heated race for the Hart: 3/19/18
Don La Greca ranks the current candidates in the race for the NHL's MVP award and recaps a busy weekend around the league!
Friday Top Five: 3/16/18
Don La Greca recaps Thursday's games around the NHL, gives his Friday Top Five and looks ahead to this weekend's action!
Cup Contenders: 3/15/18
Which teams are contenders for the Stanley Cup, and which are pretenders? Plus, how much 'tanking' goes on in the NHL?
Goaltender Interference...Again: 3/14/18
Don La Greca assesses the goaltender interference call made in the game between the Kings and Coyotes. Plus, which coaches are officially on the hot seat?
Time for T.O. on OT format?: 3/13/18
Will the overtime rules in the NHL be changing anytime soon? Don La Greca weighs in on that and also answers some of your tweets!
Standings Assessment: 3/12/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network as they assess the standings with a little less than one month remaining in the regular season.
Panthers prowling: 3/9/18
Don La Greca is joined by the voice of the Florida Panthers, Steve Goldstein, to discuss the team's hot streak. Also, a brand-new Friday Top Five!
Will Lightning strike twice?: 3/8/18
Will the Lightning be able to get back and compete for another Stanley Cup? Plus, Don La Greca analyzes the playoff picture that's continuing to take shape.
NHLPA Player Poll: 3/7/18
The NHL Players Association conducted a poll to conclude which player is most clutch, best to play alongside, most difficult to score on and the future of the league.
Goal or No Goal?: 3/6/18
Don La Greca discusses goaltender interference, what needs to change about the rule, and also answers some of your tweets and goes around the NHL.
Ovi for MVP?: 3/5/18
Where does Alexander Ovechkin rank in terms of Hart Trophy nominees? Don La Greca chats with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network about the weekend that was in the NHL.
Friday Top Five: 3/2/18
Don La Greca broadcasts from Calgary and updates his list of the top five teams in the NHL while looking ahead to this weekend's action around the league.
Anti-Tank Analysis: 3/1/18
Don La Greca recaps Wednesday night's action around the league and gives his reasoning why some fans need to reconsider their thoughts on 'tanking'.
Hockey with Hersch: 2/28/18
Don La Greca recaps big wins for the Predators and Devils and chats with NHL Network's Jamie Hersch about a special night on the network.
Deadline Reaction: 2/27/18
Don La Greca reacts to Ryan McDonagh, Tomas Tatar, Thomas Vanek and others being traded at the deadline with E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network.
Friday Top Five & Deadline Deals: 2/23/18
Don La Greca tells you what the trade of Michael Grabner from the Rangers to Devils means for both sides, reacts to Roberto Luongo's speech and gives his Friday Top Five.
Michelle Sturino stops by!: 2/21/18
Michelle Sturino of the SiriusXM NHL Network joined Don La Greca to talk all things trade deadline and which players could be on the move!
Wheeling and Dealing: 2/20/18
Don La Greca gives his opinion on Petr Mrazek being traded to the Flyers as well as the Rangers continuing their sell-off with the trade deadline approaching.
Standings taking shape: 2/19/18
Don La Greca recaps the action from the weekend and determines which teams still have work to do at the deadline. Plus, will Patrik Elias be a Hall of Famer?
Friday Top Five: 2/16/18
Don La Greca gives his updated list of the best teams in the NHL and recaps a successful trade (at least initially) for both the Kings and the Senators.
Dion Phaneuf heads west: 2/15/18
Dion Phaneuf is now a member of the L.A. Kings and Marian Gaborik is on his way to Ottawa. Don La Greca analyzes the trade and assesses the NHL standings.
Dark days for Blackhawks: 2/13/18
The Chicago Blackhawks have hit a major speed bump, can they figure things out? Plus, Don looks ahead to broadcasting Tuesday night's Rangers vs. Wild game.
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek: 2/12/18
NHL Network's E.J. Hradek stops by to chat with Don La Greca about the current league standings with the trade deadline quickly approaching.
Five on a Friday: 2/9/18
Don La Greca updates his list of the top five teams in the NHL and discusses how some playoff contenders are letting valuable points slip away.
Blueshirts selling: 2/8/18
Don La Greca reacts to the Rangers making it known that they intend to be sellers at the trade deadline and answers some of your tweets!
Deadline preview with Dan Rosen: 2/7/18
Don La Greca is joined by Dan Rosen of NHL.com to look ahead to some possible deadline deals, and is Vegas really the team to beat out West?
End of an era for Rangers?: 2/6/18
Are major changes on the way for the New York Rangers? Plus, can the Devils contend in the East come playoff time? Don La Greca is here to answer.
East vs. West: 2/5/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network as they assess which teams are the favorites to make it out of each conference.
Friday Top Five!: 2/2/18
Don La Greca updates his list of the top five teams in the NHL and also looks ahead to the weekend action around the league.
Postseason Picture: 2/1/18
Don La Greca brings you the Thursday edition of Game Misconduct with a recap of Wednesday night's action and answers some of your burning questions
Second-half surge: 1/31/18
The push for the postseason is on in the NHL. Don La Greca recaps Tuesday night's action and answers some of your tweets!
Q&A with E.J. Hradek: 1/30/18
Don La Greca is joined by E.J. Hradek of the NHL Network as they dive into Jaromir Jagr's career and which teams need to be buyers with the trade deadline approaching.
NHL All-Star Weekend recap: 1/29/18
Don La Greca recaps all the happenings during the NHL All-Star weekend and looks ahead to the second half of the season and the push for the playoffs.
Friday Top Five: 1/26/18
Don La Greca is joined by two special (and small) guests as he rolls out the latest list of the top five teams in the NHL and looks ahead to the weekend.
Biggest disappointment this season?: 1/25/18
Which team in the NHL has been the biggest disappointment this season? Plus, assessing the rookie class and a preview of which teams could be deadline buyers and sellers.
Tough night in the Metro: 1/24/18
Don La Greca recaps a tough night for the Metro division and discusses his love for hockey jerseys from all across North America.
Avalanche Roll On: 1/23/18
The Colorado Avalanche have run their win streak to 10 games, how long can they keep this up? Plus, Don La Greca recaps Monday's slate of games in the NHL.
Vegas Coming Up Aces: 1/22/18
Don La Greca is joined by NHL Network's E.J. Hradek to discuss the Golden Knights sitting atop the standings, the troubles of the Blackhawks and the upcoming trade deadline.
Under the Radar: 1/17/18
Don La Greca recaps Tuesday night in the NHL and also names one team from each conference that he thinks could stay under the radar, but make noise in the playoffs.
Monday Night Madness: 1/16/18
Don La Greca recaps overtime wins for the Stars and Islanders plus discusses which players could be on the move at the trade deadline.
The Tight Metro: 1/15/18
How tight is the Metro division race for the playoffs? Andrew Cogliano's suspension snaps his ironman streak.
Friday Top Five!: 1/12/18
Don La Greca brings you into the weekend with his top five teams in the NHL (including a first-timer!) and also reflects on a difficult year for the hockey community.
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