The Always Wonderful Joel is away this week and The Always Tiny Mike fills in! They break down the first week of the fantasy hockey season, the Patrik Nemeth/Tyler Seguin fight and ex-teammates fighting , the start to the San Jose Sharks season and Malcolm Subban‘s revenge against the Boston Bruins. They are also joined by Dan Rice (@DRDiabloTHW) as he brings us the heads up on: – Nico Hischier, Will Butcher and Marcus Johansson are part of a new, faster brand of New Jersey Devils hockey – Has Cory Schneider returned to form after a down season? – Who exactly is Jesper Bratt? – The DevilsRead More →

The guys are back and are full of overreactions to the first week of the NHL season! Joel is thrilled with his Leafs and Carl is cautiously optimistic that the Avs won’t completely break his heart. They cover: – The Toronto Maple Leafs have been scoring like crazy. Sure, they might keep it up all year, but can they hold their leads? – The fashion police were out in full force this week. When will it end? – Aside from fashion penalties, there is also an increase in all penalties to start the season. Why? Also, how come? Lastly, why? – Carl’s Avalanche weren’t entirelyRead More →

On Feb 29, 1988, in the middle of a snowstorm, the Villegas family arrived in Canada. This was the first time we saw snow. The next day, without any say in the matter, I went to school and it was terrifying. I didn’t understand a word anyone was saying. I knew Chile, and I didn’t know the world that was to be my new home. Less did I know or care that 7 months later, Wayne Gretzky was leaving Edmonton. As a Chilean, it should go without saying that hockey was not a natural “thing” for us. Wayne Gretzky was not a common name asRead More →