<p>A rotating cast of local hosts from the Locked On NHL Network guide you through the week in the National Hockey League with a collection of themed shows. Sie Morley gets started on Mondays by checking in with three of the network's local experts to chat about the biggest stories going on league-wide. Tuesday sees Mike DiStefano and Joe DiBiase take stock of the Eastern Conference, followed by a Western Conference check-in on Wednesdays with Morley and Justin Morissette. Morissette takes the reins on Thursday for a deep-dive interview with a different guest from around the world of hockey each week. Things wrap up on Fridays as DiBiase and Tom Gazzola review the week that was and look ahead to the weekend slate of action in the NHL. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day.</p>
Mike Babcock is out in Toronto. Could Bill Peters be next against the wall? MIKE PFEIL of HockeyGraphs joins Justin Morissette for the weekly one-on-one to talk all that ails the Flames this season, if the Flames will trade Johnny Gaudreau, if Bill Peters will survive the season, and if Calgary can still turn things around.
11.20.19 - Babcock's Gone. Who's Next?
Mike Babcock gets fired in the East. Who are the candidates who might get let go out West? Plus Kovalchuk's situation in LA, a rowdy line brawl between the Flames and Coyotes, and why the salary cap has made the NHL boring to watch this season.
11.19.19 - Babcock on the hot seat; Johnny Gaud...
The Leafs & Lightning continue to struggle, despite being the most talented teams in hockey
11.16.19 - Kovalchuk done in the NHL?
Week in review in the NHL includes Sidney Crosby's injury, Don Cherry, & Ilya Kovalchuk
11.14.19 - The Interview, with Ramina Shlah
In the wake of Don Cherry's dismissal from Hockey Night In Canada, the culture war in Canada has hit a fever pitch, with Cherry supporters looking for firings from anyone who dare question the toxic masculinity Cherry stoked within the game for decades. RAMINA SHLAH drew the ire of the mob this week and lost her job writing about the Flames in the process. She joins Justin Morissette (Locked On Canucks) to discuss Don Cherry's history of hateful comments, her dismissal from the Nation Network this week, and the crowd now coming for Jess Allen after Allen's criticisms of hockey culture on CTV's The Social.
11.13.19 - West's Bottomfeeders Rebound, Don is...
Sie Morley (Locked On Sharks, Fear The Fin) and Justin Morissette (Locked On Canucks, SN650) talk a couple of Western Conference teams who are climbing out of the basement after rough starts to the season, a couple of Western teams whose struggles have flown under the radar, and the Don Cherry controversy that consumed the hockey landscape this week.
11.12.19 - Atlantic vs. Metro; Don Cherry firing
Who's the stronger Eastern Conference division?
11.11.19 - Ducks, Devils, and Don Cherry
A recap of last week's biggest stories in the NHL.
11.09.19 - The aging Western Conference
The check has come for some of the older teams in the West
11.07.19 - The Interview, with Jeff Veillette
Justin Morissette (Locked On Canucks, Sportsnet 650) is joined by FaceOffCircle.ca's JEFF VEILLETTE for a comprehensive look at the state of the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. One month in and there's plenty of discontent in Leafs Nation. Is it warranted? On the philosophical divide behind those battles, and if this season will be Mike Babcock's last in TO.
11.06.19 - Run Your Mouth, Walk It Back
Sie Morley (Locked On Sharks, Fear The Fin) and Justin Morissette (Locked On Canucks, Sportsnet 650) are back to break down the West once again. The St. Louis Blues get better without Tarasenko, Brent Seabrook refuses to be forced into retirement, and Drew Doughty tries to walk back his fiery comments on the Canucks despite that flare of personality being exactly what the league is missing.
11.05.19 - The Bruins are the best team in the NHL
Who's off to a hot start in the Eastern Conference? The Bruins & Islanders are both on a tear.
11.01.19 - Is Mike Babcock on the hot seat?
What's the goal of the year so far, and how desperate should Winnipeg be to trade for a defenseman?
10.30.19 - West's Best Face Injury Tests
The Avs lose Landeskog to injury having already lost Rantanen, the Blues lose Tarasenko long-term, and a Josh Manson injury forces the Ducks into the troubling embrace of Erik Gudbranson. Meanwhile the Preds lock up Roman Josi, but will he be worth it in years 6, 7, 8? Justin Morissette (Locked On Canucks, Sportsnet 650) and Sie Morley (Locked On Sharks, Fear The Fin) explore all this and more.
10.29.19 - Way too early NHL awards
Who's the early front runners for the Hart, Norris, Calder, etc?
10.28.19 - Weekly Rewind: The Erik Gudbranson t...
Catching up on the biggest stories in the NHL last week.
10.25.19 - Who'll be the first coach fired?
Which coaches are on the hot seat, & speaking of hot... John Carlson isn't slowing down
10.24.19 - The Interview, with Ryan Lambert
It's the inaugural Interview Thursday, and Justin Morissette is joined by Yahoo Sports scribe and Puck Soup podcast host RYAN LAMBERT to take a look around the NHL, where early results aren't sustainable but some of them sure are fun. Topics include Nico Hischier's contract turning heads, John Carlson is off to a monster start, the Oilers are starting to fall off, the Blues are what they are, and the Canucks' goaltending is flying under the radar.
10.23.19 - Western Conference Wednesday
Sie Morley (Locked On Sharks, Fear The Fin) and Justin Morissette (Locked On Canucks, Sportsnet 650) bring you the biggest stories in the Western Conference every Wednesday. In their first episode, there's a lot of catching up to do as they pick their biggest surprises and disappointments so far this season.
10.22.19 - Eastern Conference Rundown
Who in the Eastern Conference for real to start the season?
10.21.19 - Weekly Rewind
Catching up on the biggest stories in the NHL last week.
10.18.19 - Early season pretenders & contenders
Are the Oilers, Sabres, Ducks, or Hurricanes for real?
Locked On NHL - Trailer Episode
Justin Morissette tees up the Locked On NHL national show on the Locked On Podcast Network.