The guys are back and Joel has some very kind words to say about our friends at The Listening Party Podcast. They also break down the dealings at the trade deadline, focusing on the Shattenkirk, Filppula, and Lazar deals. They also touch on the news of the week, including: – The Vegas Golden Knights being officially open for business – Eddie Lack being called out by coach Bill Peters – Is Patrick Kane currently the best player in the NHL? – Josh Ho Sang wearing #66 and should numbers be retired in the NHL They end by picking the Pavel Bure Must Watch Games ofRead More →

February was a bounce back month for Pavel Bure Game Winning Goal Hi Sticking and the last under the present scoring system (more on that to come!). While Fred, co-host of the Slewfoot Hockey Show, got the lead and didn’t look back, the battle behind him was tight, with 2nd and 3rd place changing constantly. March brings more opportunities for points so stay tuned for the Pavel Bure Must Watch Game every day and play along on Twitter.   How it works For those new to the game, for every Pavel Bure Must Watch Game you get to pick the game winning goal scorer, 1Read More →

The guys are back as the NHL trade deadline is almost here! They start by breaking down the trades of Ben Bishop, Martin Hanzal, Brian Boyle, Alex Burrows, Jordie Benn, Michael Stone. Tomas Jurco, Patrick Eaves and Ron Hainsey. They then touch on the recent trend of aggression in hockey, with the addition of the Kesler/Carter fight, the AHL hallway fight and a college player fighting a ref. Joel has tips on how curb the aggression and that tip is using a meat injector. They wrap by previewing the trade deadline to come and pick the Pavel Bure’s of the Week. Twitter: twitter.com/4thLinePodcast Facebook: facebook.com/the4thlinepodcastRead More →

The guys are back as they break down the news of the week including: – Michel Therrien being fired and replaced by Claude Julien – Gustav Nyquist and Antoine Vermette’s suspensions – Ryan Johansen being sad that no one acknowledged his return to Columbus – How to fix the NHL salary cap to make trades more likely – How NHL linesmen screwed us this week The guys also announce a new scoring system for GWG Hi Sticking and pick the Pavel Bure Must Watch Games of the Week! Twitter: twitter.com/4thLinePodcast Facebook: facebook.com/the4thlinepodcast Email: mail@the4thlinepodcast.com Intro music by Erik Hall of Shoot the Shred podcast shredpod.simplecast.fmRead More →

The guys are back and ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Which of the two are most romantic? The also talk about the news of the week including: – Gustav Nyquist impending suspension for his facial spear of Jared Spurgeon – Claude Julien‘s firing by the Boston Bruins – Joe Sakic‘s trip to Boston for trade talks – The Atlantic Division is tightening up. Who will come out on top? Who should make trade deadline moves? – Columbus Bluejackets having issues with John Tortorella – Gary Bettman being in favor of keeping the Islanders in Brooklyn They also discuss possible changes to GWG Hi Sticking andRead More →

The guys are back as they celebrate being an award winning podcast and talk about the goings on of the week, including: – Ken Hitchcock being fired – Dreams are had about Erik Karlsson and Rob Blake – The Colorado Avalanche won a game. What does that mean for how sad they make Carl? – The New York Islanders have started to turn things around. Is it for real? We also share our thoughts on John Tavares‘ comments – How did Gary Bettman deflate our hopes and dreams this week? – Who is already out of playoff race? Who are sellers at the trade deadline?Read More →

January proved to be the hardest month of game winning goal Hi Sticking! Ryan’s winning total of 11 would have placed him 5th in December. Which means it’s time for a bounce back month for everyone! Congratulations to Ryan for the win and good luck to everyone in February!   How it works For those new to the game, for every Pavel Bure Must Watch Game you get to pick 1 player for each team who you think will score the game winning goal. If you pick the game winning goal scorer, you get 2 points. If the guy you picked assists on the winner, you getRead More →

The guys are back from the All Star break and have thoughts on the NHL Top 100, the skills competition, the All Star game and Gary Bettman’s press conference, as well as the recent news of the Islanders having to move arenas, some Pavel Bure Must Watch Games and read your picks for personalized goal songs Twitter: twitter.com/4thLinePodcast Facebook: facebook.com/the4thlinepodcast Email: mail@the4thlinepodcast.com Intro music by Erik Hall of Shoot the Shred podcast shredpod.simplecast.fm     Embed from Getty ImagesRead More →

Joel is back this week as the guys open with what to do when you cheer for a team that isn’t your main team. Is it better to watch that team win or a rival lose? They also go through the news of the week, including: Jack Capuano has been fired. What do the New York Islanders do next? Do the Boston Bruins fire coach Claude Julien? What goal songs do you wish players would use How do you save the season for the St. Louis Blues? How do you fix the Dallas Stars? We find out how sad the Colorado Avalanche make Carl thisRead More →

The guys are a man short as Mike Bonn from Scuttlepuck joins Carl this week talking through the goings on of the week, including: – All Star Game roster announcement – Players fighting against their long time teams – How sad do the Avs make Carl? – A recap/preview of the Oilers – How did Gary Bettman screw us this week? – They hand out the midseason awards (Hart, Vezina, Norris, Jack Adams, Calder) They also find out your picks for the Eli Manning of the NHL and pick the Pavel Bure’s of the week. You can find Mike at www.scuttlepuck.com The4thLinePodcast.com Twitter: twitter.com/4thLinePodcast Facebook:Read More →