Podcast: NHL 2016–2017 Season Preview

How many opportunities does Alex Ovechkin have left, to hoist the Stanley Cup?

With the puck dropping for the official start of the 2016–2017 NHL season this evening, i’m joined by NHL Analyst Bhupinder Hundal of Hockey Night in Canada, to preview the upcoming season.

Discussion topics include:

  • A post-mortem of the Capitals playoff loss against Pittsburgh in last year’s playoffs (2:51)
  • Washington’s biggest competitors in the Eastern Conference this year (12:01)
  • Analyzing the blockbuster P.K. Subban and Shea Webber offseason trade (15:10)
  • The Chicago Blackhawks are the favorite in the West, but maybe they shouldn’t be (24:24)
  • Edmonton’s Connor McDavid is on his way to becoming the best hockey player in the world (33:19)
  • The darkhorse team who could emerge and win the Western Conference (36:57)
  • If the Capitals will finally fulfill their promise, and make it to the Stanley Cup (37:27)

This podcast was originally published on HailToTheDistrict.com