Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast

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No. 463, Part 2 - Hughes in First?
Crosby crushing it; Chychrun cashing in early; Kempe and thin margins; Krejci converting; Demko turnaround; Burakovsky legitimacy; Sergachev vs. Hedman; and more.
77 min
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No. 463, Part 1 - Hughes in First?
Hughes in Top 10; Kyrou resurgence; Benn and Seguin and a time machine; Matthews and Marner putting it together; Hayes for days; Isles offense; and more.
56 min
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Stream Scheme - Nov. 26, 2022 (Week 8)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 28th - Dec. 4th.
27 min
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Short Shifts - Elan's Thanksgiving Spectacular ...
On a VERY special Thanksgiving episode of Short Shifts, Elan Dubrofsky joins Ben as show curator to run through a bunch of players that left each host emotionally distressed for various reasons on Wednesday night.
36 min
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Short Shifts - Rielly, Schmaltz, Binnington, Co...
Lewis is back from break and into the fray as he and Ben run down the latest fantasy hockey news.
30 min
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No. 462, Part 2 - Here's Luukkonen at U.. and a...
Tatar disappoints; Jones earning starts; Kopitar flagging; Luukkonen at Ukko-Pekka; Benn eating; Hedman banished; Parssinen rising; Chychrun and Schmaltz ready; and more.
63 min
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No. 462, Part 1 - Here's Luukkonen at U.. and a...
EP40 in the century club; Habs L1 is so hot right now; Skinnnerrrrr!!; Come back, Artturi; Panarin ghosting; Reimer reliable? ...and more.
66 min
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Stream Scheme - Nov. 19, 2022 (Week 7)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 21st - 27th.
35 min
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Short Shifts - Ehlers, MAF, Comrie, Moore, Necas
Ben is joined by good pal and returning guest Jesse Severe of the Fantasy Hockey Life podcast to discuss a smattering of news, injuries, and streaks.
33 min
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Short Shifts - Laine, Huberdeau, Perfection Lin...
Lewis is joined by friend of the show and Fantasy Hockey Life podcaster Victor Nuño for this brand new episode.
31 min
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No. 461, Part 2 - Zach and the Bean Talk
Passing on Hall; Horvat can't stop scoring; Demko in the dumps; Bunting doing nothing; Vilardi come-down; Trusting in Suzuki; Hedman, Stamkos in trouble?; and more.
65 min
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No. 461, Part 1 - Zach and the Bean Talk
Jumping on Jake Bean; (An ever-growing) hole on the Ottawa blueline; Tatar potential; McDavid linemates; Knight vs. Bobrovsky; End of the road for Montour and Lindholm?; and more.
72 min
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Stream Scheme - Nov. 13, 2022 (Week 6)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 14th - 20th.
43 min
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Short Shifts - EKane, McAvoy, R Smith, Terry
Ben and Lewis put on their sterile gloves and discuss the implications of a number of injuries and more!
25 min
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Short Shifts - Kuznetsov, Rodrigues, Mikheyev, ...
Ben and Lewis are reunited to talk fantasy hockey and it feels so good.
22 min
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No. 460, Part 2 - Vanecek, Please
Erik Karlsson can't be stopped; Jamie Benn turning back the clock; Panthers points drought; Kirby Dach as a long-term option; Short-term, bottom-roster ideas; and more.
60 min
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No. 460, Part 1 - Vanecek, Please
Giving Toronto's lower stringers a shot; Opportunity for Vanecek, Jones and Soderblom; Gaudreau's power outage; Underperforming workhorses vs. impressive up-and-comers; Deep cut Coyotes; and more.
68 min
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Stream Scheme - Nov. 6, 2022 (Week 5)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Nov. 7th - 13th.
28 min
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Short Shifts - Fiala, Okposo, H. Lindholm, J. T...
In a special episode of Short Shifts Ben is joined by Elan to cover the latest from the last couple days of fantasy action
34 min
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Short Shifts - Wedgewood, Vegas Goalies, Montour
Ben and Lewis chat briefly about Tage's outburst, then settle in on a busy Tuesday night to discuss a slew of injuries and streaks
26 min
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No. 459, Part 2 - Stuart Winner
Has Elvis Merzlikins left the building? What has gotten into Nico Hischier? Who's lettin' go of Lehkonen? Are the Blues (Kyrou, O'Reilly) still Blue? Cole Caufield, and the people who look good next to him; Apparently players on Chicago get points? ..and more.
63 min
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No. 459, Part 1 - Stuart Winner
Erik Karlsson is risen; Hold Perfetti?; What do deployment bumps do for Vilardi and Pinto?; What's up with Kyle Connor and Teuvo Teravainen?; Are the Edmonton and Florida creases up for grabs? ..and more!
65 min
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Stream Scheme - Oct. 30, 2022 (Week 4)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct. 31 - Nov. 6th.
26 min
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Short Shifts - Marchand, Roslovic, Kubalik, Ste...
Ben and Lewis are back behind the mic to cover Brad Marchand's triumphant return to the lineup and more!
31 min
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Short Shifts - Brassard, Ekman-Larsson, Hischie...
Ben and Lewis sort through the mountain of news in this early week episode to bring you the nuggests you can use.
21 min
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No. 458, Part 2 - Hard Seider
Pastrnak on fire, Canucks in a black hole, Robertson on the verge, quiet Bouchard, patience in Calgary, goalies wowing us, and more.
60 min
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No. 458, Part 1 - Hard Seider
Pinto and Kubalik's opportunity, Patrick Kane's floor and ceiling, Timo Meier gut check time, Seider downgrade, Byram hot, Florida's top line MIA
57 min
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Stream Scheme - Oct. 23, 2022 (Week 3)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct. 24-30.
29 min
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Short Shifts - Wings Lines, Bruins Recoveries, ...
Ben and Lewis discuss Detroit's deployment with their forward depth tested, and the recovery timelines of several injured Bruins. Ben has choice words and a new nickname for Philipp Grubauer, but the guys then shift to the positive, with hot streaks in LA and Philly.
22 min
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Short Shifts - Ekblad, Addison, Gostisbehere, D...
Lewis and Stream Scheme's Dave Betten discuss the latest injuries, hot streaks, and streaming targets for your midweek fantasy hockey maneuvers.
23 min
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No. 457, Part 2 - What, Me Murray?
Brian is joined by special guest host Steve Laidlaw as we sink our teeth into the first full week of NHL and fantasy hockey, highlighting the injuries, hot streaks, cold snaps and line changes you need to know about to keep fantasy hockey team in tip-top shape out of the gate.
51 min
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No. 457, Part 1 - What, Me Murray?
Brian is joined by special guest host Steve Laidlaw as we sink our teeth into the first full week of NHL and fantasy hockey, highlighting the injuries, hot streaks, cold snaps and line changes you need to know about to keep fantasy hockey team in tip-top shape out of the gate.
67 min
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Stream Scheme - Oct. 16, 2022 (Week 2)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct. 17-23.
27 min
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Short Shifts - Krejci, Kuzmenko, Schultz, R Strome
Ben and Lewis dive into the news with a bunch of new data points and advice for your first fantasy week!
34 min
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Short Shifts - Fantasy Hockey Wishlist
Ben and Lewis are back at it with their fantasy hockey wishlist for the 2022-23 season
36 min
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No. 456, Part 2 - NHL Pre-season Takeaways
Elan and Brian tour half of the pre-season performances across the league to come back with one big takeaway that will help get your fantasy hockey team off on the right foot.
57 min
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No. 456, Part 1 - NHL Pre-season Takeaways
Elan and Brian tour half of the pre-season performances across the league to come back with one big takeaway that will help get your fantasy hockey team off on the right foot.
69 min
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Stream Scheme - Oct 9th 2022 (Week 1)
Former Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Patron Fantasy League Ultimate Champion Dave Betten breaks down the best streamers for the week of Oct 10th - Oct 16th.
31 min
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Short Shifts - Early Season Goalie Targets w/ N...
On the last pre-season episode of Short Shifts, Ben is joined by Nate from the Apples and Ginos Podcast, the #1 advocate of the Zero Goalie draft strategy in fantasy hockey.
36 min
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No. 455, Part 2 - Sold! The KKUPFL's Tier 1 Auc...
Ride along for Part 2 of the real-time ups, downs, thrills, and spills of the KKUPFL's Tier 1 live auction draft, where the world's 14 best and brightest fantasy hockey managers set off on their quest to compete for fantasy hockey's most prestigious title: KKUPFL Ultimate Champion.
124 min
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No. 455, Part 1 - Sold! The KKUPFL's Tier 1 Auc...
Ride along with the real-time ups, downs, thrills, and spills of the KKUPFL's Tier 1 live auction draft, where the world's 14 best and brightest fantasy hockey managers set off on their quest to compete for fantasy hockey's most prestigious title: KKUPFL Ultimate Champion.
137 min
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Short Shifts - Spicy Nuggets
Ben is joined by Stream Scheme's Dave Betten to talk about some players who have seen interesting deployment at the start of training camp
39 min
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No. 454 - Yahoo!'s 2022-23 Fantasy Hockey Ranki...
Elan and Brian continue engaging in one of our favourite pre-season pastimes: combing through the Yahoo! rankings and flagging the players who will pop up dangerously high and sneakily low on default fantasy hockey draft lists.
65 min
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No. 453 - Yahoo!'s 2022-23 Fantasy Hockey Ranki...
Elan and Brian engage in one of our favourite pre-season pastimes: combing through the Yahoo! rankings and flagging the players who will pop up dangerously high and sneakily low on default fantasy hockey draft lists.
61 min
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No. 452 - Calder Candidates w/ Victor Nuño, Part 2
Part 2: Fantasy Hockey Life's Victor Nuño joins Elan to break down all of the potential rookie of the year candidates for 2022/23.
67 min
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No. 451 - Calder Candidates w/ Victor Nuño, Part 1
Part 1: Fantasy Hockey Life's Victor Nuño joins Elan to break down all of the potential rookie of the year candidates for 2022/23.
53 min
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No. 450 - Projecszyn Szn ft. Dom Luszczyszyn
Elan and Brian bring out the one and only Dom Luszczyszyn to show off his shiny new fantasy hockey projections for the upcoming NHL season!
76 min
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No. 449 - 32 Beats: Colorado Avalanche ft. Pete...
In the 23rd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Peter Baugh joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Avalanche season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
40 min
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Short Shifts - Late Draft Darlings
Ben and Lewis are back to discuss late-round sleeper picks
41 min
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No. 448 - Talking Dobber Projections with Ian G...
Elan is joined by Ian Gooding from DobberHockey to discuss this year's Dobber fantasy guide and talk through some of the projections that caught Elan's eye.
89 min
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No. 447 - Smörgoåliesbord 2022, Part 2
Elan and Brian continue ranking and tiering every single goalie we expect to make a save in the NHL this season, so that you can be as ready as possible to nail the most mysterious and unpredictable position in fantasy hockey.
77 min
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No. 446 - Smörgoåliesbord 2022, Part 1
As is yearly tradition, Elan and Brian rank and tier every single goalie we expect to make a save in the NHL this season, so that you can be as ready as possible to nail the most mysterious and unpredictable position in fantasy hockey.
64 min
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No. 445 - 32 Beats: Calgary Flames ft. Kent Wilson
In the 22nd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Kent Wilson joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Flames season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
42 min
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No. 444 - Mockery is the Sincerest Form of Prep...
Elan and Brian provide play-by-play and colour commentary on a live mock draft featuring 14 of our patrons (part 2 of 2)
81 min
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No. 443 - Mockery is the Sincerest Form of Prep...
Elan and Brian provide play-by-play and colour commentary on a live mock draft featuring 14 of our patrons (part 1 of 2)
70 min
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No. 442 - 32 Beats: Boston Bruins ft. Fluto Shi...
In the 21st installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Fluto Shinzawa joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Bruins season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
47 min
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No. 441 - 32 Beats: Florida Panthers ft. David ...
In the 20th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, David Dwork joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Panthers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
46 min
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No. 440 - We All Live With a Pick From Every Team
Andrea, Ben and Dave join Elan for a classic mock draft format where we each pick one player from every team
112 min
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No. 439 - Oett Or Not
Elan is joined by Ben Burnett and they go back and forth pitching players who they expect to have different point paces in 2022/23 compared to 2021/22.
86 min
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No. 438 - Surprise Me
Elan and Brian invite our patrons and listeners to predict: one year from now, which NHL player will have a fantasy hockey season that surprises us in 2022-23, for better or for worse? We rate and discuss.
76 min
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No. 437 - 32 Beats: Pittsburgh Penguins ft. Jes...
In the 19th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Jesse Marshall joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Penguins season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
75 min
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No. 436 - 32 Beats: Arizona Coyotes ft. Craig M...
In the 18th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Craig Morgan joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Coyotes season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
54 min
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No. 435 - Ahead of Schedule
Elan and Brian get nerdy about the NHL's 2022-23 schedule, sharing quirks, trends, and details of note, and how you might use them to your advantage to get your fantasy hockey team an edge this year
87 min
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No. 434 - 32 Beats: New York Rangers ft. Arthur...
In the 17th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Arthur Staple joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Rangers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
66 min
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No. 433 - 32 Beats: Montreal Canadiens ft. Arpo...
In the 16th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Arpon Basu joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Canadiens season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
69 min
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No. 432 - 32 Beats: Edmonton Oilers ft. Allan M...
In the 15th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Allan Mitchel, aka Lowetide, joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Oilers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
66 min
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No. 431 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 4!?
Because 3 parts weren't enough to cover all the player movement and fantasy impacts on last week's episodes of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast-- and because we're hopeless completionists-- Elan and Brian are back with the last of our takes on all the action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
59 min
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No. 430 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 3!
Because 2 hours wasn't enough to cover all the player movement and fantasy impacts on last week's episodes of the Keeping Karlsson Fantasy Hockey Podcast-- and because we're hopeless completionists-- Elan and Brian are back with the rest of their takes on all the action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
62 min
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No. 429 - 32 Beats: Washington Capitals ft. Sam...
In the 14th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Samantha Pell joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Capitals season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
48 min
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No. 428 - 32 Beats: Vegas Golden Knights ft. Je...
In the 13th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Jesse Granger joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Golden Knights season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
56 min
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No. 427 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 2
In Part 2 of 2, Elan and Brian share the rest of their takes on action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
57 min
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No. 426 - Free Agency Fallout, Part 1
In Part 1 of this two part episode, Elan and Brian let loose with their takes on action and transactions from the NHL's 2022 free agency period.
62 min
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No. 425 - 2022 Draft Recap with Scouching
Will Scouch, aka @Scouching, joins Elan to discuss the results of the 2022 NHL entry draft
66 min
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No. 424 - Impromptu Draft Recap Show
Elan and Brian have an unscheduled pod-date to air their fantasy thoughts and reviews of all the trades and action surrounding the 2022 NHL Entry Draft.
52 min
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No. 423 - Surprise Party! Part 2
Elan and Brian continue picking out the most surprising individual performances-- good and bad-- from each team in the 2021-22 NHL season.
107 min
76
No. 422 - 32 Beats: Dallas Stars ft. Saad Yousuf
In the 12th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Saad Yousuf joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Stars season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
69 min
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No. 421 - Surprise Party! Part 1
Elan and Brian pick out the most surprising individual performances-- good and bad-- from each team in the 2021-22 NHL season.
84 min
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No. 420 - 32 Beats: Detroit Red Wings ft. Prash...
In the 11th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Prashanth Iyer joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Red Wings season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
63 min
79
No. 419 - 32 Beats: LA Kings ft. Andrew Knoll
In the 10th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Andrew Knoll joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Kings season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
59 min
80
No. 418 - Running Down A League
Elan and Brian are inspired by the recent Joc Pederson vs. Tommy Pham fantasy drama to summarize and scrutinize four of the most controversial fantasy hockey commissioner decisions they had to make this season for the Keeping Karlsson Ultimate Fantasy Patron League (KKUPFL), and also weigh on in additional tense (and kind of funny) league drama shared by our listeners.
113 min
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No. 417 - 32 Beats: Buffalo Sabres ft. Joe Yerdon
In the 9th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Joe Yerdon joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Sabres season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
73 min
82
No. 416 - 32 Beats: Philadelphia Flyers ft. Cha...
In the 8th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Charlie O'Connor joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Flyers season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
74 min
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No. 415 - 32 Beats: Ottawa Senators ft. Ian Mendes
In the 7th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Ian Mendes joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Senators season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
59 min
84
No. 414 - 32 Beats: New York Islanders ft. Kevi...
In the 6th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Kevin Kurz joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Islanders season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
37 min
85
No. 413 - Keeping Karlsson Playoff Pool Round 3...
One of the 5 KKPP R3 drafts take place live for your listening pleasure.
51 min
86
No. 412 - Fantasy takeaways from the first two ...
it's the halfway point of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, which is a perfect time for Elan and Brian to evaluate some of the biggest post-season heroes and zeroes so far. They cover the standout performances and their fantasy implications.
96 min
87
No. 411 - 32 Beats: San Jose Sharks ft. Sheng Peng
In the 5th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Sheng Peng joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Sharks season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
51 min
88
No. 410 - 32 Beats: New Jersey Devils ft. Shayn...
In the 4th installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Shayna Goldman joins Ben to break down the 2021/22 Devils season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
34 min
89
No. 409 - 32 Beats: Vancouver Canucks ft. Harma...
In the 3rd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Harman Dayal joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Canucks season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23
71 min
90
No. 408 - Bonus Ep: Playoffs update + CBJ/WPG T...
An impromtu show that Elan asked Brian to do with him because he missed talking to him.
49 min
91
No. 407 - 32 Beats: Winnipeg Jets ft. Murat Ates
In the 2nd installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Murat Ates joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Jets season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23.
54 min
92
No. 406 - 32 Beats: Columbus Blue Jackets ft. B...
In the 1st installment of our 2022 32-Beats series, Brian Hedger joins Elan to break down the 2021/22 Blue Jackets season and discuss what we can expect in 2022/23.
78 min
93
No. 405 - Penultimate Frisbee
Elan and Brian pass judgment on the unbelievable, ridiculous, unpredictable and completely unfair reasons why you lost you fantasy hockey league this season. Should these losers have actually won, or did they get what they deserved?
112 min
94
No. 404 - 32 Beats: The Prequel
Elan and Brian come up with One Big Fantasy Question for each NHL team that we want answered this offseason.
106 min
95
No. 403 - Beloved Antti
After crowning a new KKUPFL Ultimate Fantasy Hockey Champion, Elan and Brian know many of your seasons are still going, and so we do our usual thing of sifting through the boxscores and data to come up with the names and moves that can help make you a champion, too.
98 min
96
Short Shifts - Impromtu Scoreboard Watching
Lewis and Elan chat about fantasy hockey in a last minute bonus show
44 min
97
No. 402 - Making (Something Abstract) More Conc...
It's crunch time as you continue your season-long quest for a fantasy hockey championship, and Elan and Brian are here to talk about the upcoming week's most relevant players and how they can (and cannot!) help your team to victory.
117 min
98
Short Shifts - Season Finale Mailbag
Ben and Lewis answer listener questions to wrap up the 2022 season of Short Shifts.
50 min
99
Short Shifts - The Return of Blenwis - J. Hughe...
Lewis is BACK in the studio, and ready to join Ben on a madcap dash through the NHL, and specifically, several players whose initials are BB.
29 min
100
No. 401 - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Se...
This time of year, the big picture matters a little less than usual as you try and do whatever it takes to win a day at a time on your way to fantasy glory.
105 min