The guys are back from their Christmas vacation with Joel getting to start 2017 celebrating the Leaf’s victory in the Centennial Classic. They also touch on the news ending 2016, including: – Jaroslav Halak being put on waivers – Matt Murray’s injury – Jack Eichel calling out his Sabres’ teammates – The Bluejackets and Wild having the streakest game ever – Chris Pronger somehow still playing in an alumni game while being on an NHL roster – How sad the Avalanche make Carl Embed from Getty Images They also recap the World Junior Championships heading into the playoff rounds, re-evaluate the Shea Weber/PK Subban traded,Read More →

With the addition of a game to play with on Monday and Trivia Tuesday for December, there are now more chances to get points to win Hi Sticking than ever before! 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 get 1 point. The Standings nickseguin19 12 Mikelaybourne 10 BShareCohen 8 nkinsey8 8 cjmilroy 6 Clantastic 6 DRDiabloTHWRead More →

The guys are back as Joel helps Carl through a counselling couch/rant shack session, helping Carl deal with the weekend that was his Avalanche losing 10-1. They also sort through a couple of suspensions to Oleksiak and Borowiecki and some non-suspensions to Taylor Hall and Carey Price. Lastly, they touch on the Vegas Golden Knights’ trademark issues, learn how Gary Bettman screwed us this week and picked the Pavel Bure’s of the week. Twitter: twitter.com/The4thLinePod Facebook: facebook.com/the4thlinepodcast Email: the4thlinepod@gmail.com Intro music by Erik Hall of Shoot the Shred podcast shredpod.simplecast.fm Embed from Getty ImagesRead More →

The guys are back as Carl got to see Auston Matthews and the Toronto Maple Leafs in person and was slightly underwhelmed. The guys touch on a variety of topics including: – The Flames 8-3 win and if they’re starting to turn things around? – Switching the points system to use a 3 point game – Who will eventually be the Alex Ovechkin to Connor McDavid’s Sidney Crosby? – Shane Doan’s legacy – The Penguins goaltending situation – An expansion draft “Who will be protected?” rabbit hole Two new segments debut titled “How sad do the Avalanche Make Carl this week?” and “How did GaryRead More →

One of our closest rounds of Hi Sticking ever, with a last week leader change, Brandon Share-Cohen takes home this round of Hi Sticking. Congrats Brandon! Stay tuned for a fun month of Hi Sticking in December, where we combine trivia, game winning goals and more! 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 get 1 point.Read More →

The guys are back as they cover the news of the week, including: – The firing of Gerard Gallant by the Florida Panthers – The naming of the Vegas Golden Knights – The Brent Burns extension with the San Jose Sharks – The Jimmy Howard injury and Petr Mrazek‘s turn in net They also look at what is happening at the quarter poll of the season and who they are and are not worried about, covering the Edmonton Oilers, New York Islanders, Ottawa Senators and more. They also give details about what will be happening with Hi Sticking in December, share the Pavel Bures ofRead More →

On this week’s episode, we were honored to be joined by Mike Laybourne as they talked about a variety of topics and picked the Pavel Bure’s of the week. 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 get 1 point. The Standings Clantastic 9 BShareCohen 8 Mikelaybourne 7 JoeMartini90 6 Kagey_ 6 TheeRyanKearns 6 AndrewGForbes 5 ClumsyerOne 5Read More →

The guys are back and joined by Mike Laybourne as they talk about the rash of injuries in the league, including Stamkos, Gaudreau and Hall, and try to decide the status of the Flames’ rebuild. The NHL announced changes to the All Star Game format and it likely changed no one’s view of the game. The Red Wings and Maple Leafs showed off their new jerseys and only one of them are good. Joel also notices an uncanny resemblance Lastly, the guys touch on the state of goaltending in the NHL and pick the Pavel Bures of the week.Read More →

Joel was back on this week’s episode, and although he didn’t pick the Avalanche for Carl, there are a great group of games for Hi Sticking this week, including playoff matchups and Pacific division rivalry. Let’s. Play. Hi. Sticking! 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 get 1 point. The Standings BShareCohen 6 TheeRyanKearns 5 ClantasticRead More →