The Hockey PDOcast

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A hockey podcast hosted by Dimitri Filipovic that has been regressing to the mean since 2015.

Where will Bo Horvat go? Harman Dayal on the Kuzmenko extension
Last Friday at 7:54 PM

Harman Dayal joins Dimitri in studio as the guys discuss another busy week for the Vancouver Canucks. They try and make sense of the Andrei Kuzmenko extension, and they discuss the top landing spots for Bo Horvat.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


CHL Top Prospects Game and this year's draft class
Last Thursday at 8:51 PM

Cam Robinson joins Dimitri in studio to talk about last night's CHL Top Prospects Game, and their impressions of some names from the top of this year's draft class.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Optimizing Player Development and In-Game Tactics
Last Tuesday at 9:32 PM

Jack Han joins Dimitri to help answer listener questions about optimizing player development, hockey tactics, and game theory.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Canucks are a mess, 3v3 OT improvements, and iPad usage in the NHL
Last Monday at 9:39 PM

Sean Shapiro joins Dimitri to talk about how and why the Canucks have become the laughingstock of the NHL, potential adjustments to the 3-on-3 overtime format, and players using iPads to their advantage

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


A deep dive on the reigning Cup champs with Peter Baugh
01/20/2023

Peter Baugh joins Dimitri in studio as the guys do a full deep dive on the Colorado Avalanche.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


What are the Canucks doing?
01/19/2023

Patrick Johnston joins Dimitri to help decipher what the Canucks are trying to accomplish and why they’re going about it the way that they are right now.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


East vs. West, and Expected Goals vs. Actual Goals
01/18/2023

Dom Luszczyszyn from The Athletic joins Dimitri to talk about the imbalance between the East and West, how and why expected goals are outpacing actual goals this season, and trying to quantify the trickle-down effect of injuries on a team's depth chart

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Young Stars Wanting Out, Islanders Playing Style, and Avs 2nd Line Centers
01/17/2023

The Score's John Matisz joins Dimitri to talk about young stars who could potentially want out in the near future, the different way the Islanders are playing this season, and second-line center targets for the Avalanche

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Draft Retrospectives and Lessons Learned
01/16/2023

Mitch Brown from EPRinkside joins Dimitri Filipovic to talk about lessons learned from revisiting how former prospects have developed, what's worked and what hasn't, and how to apply it to future draft evaluations.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Friday Mailbag with J-Fresh Hockey
01/13/2023

Dimitri welcomes back Jack Fraser, AKA J-Fresh Hockey, as the guys crack open the Friday Mailbag and answer your listener questions.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Oilers, Trade Market, and Mullett Arena Vibes
01/12/2023

Ryan Lambert of EP Rinkside joins Dimitri to talk about the Oilers needs, this year's trade market, and his recent trip to Mullett Arena to watch a hockey game.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Players to target in Fantasy Hockey
01/10/2023

Chris Meaney of the FTN Network joins Dimitri to talk about players to target in fantasy hockey.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Jack Hughes, Red Wings Plan, and All-Star Game Events
01/09/2023

Sean Shapiro joins Dimitri to talk about how good Jack Hughes has been, the Red Wings trying to balance the present and the future, and changes we'd like to see made to the All-Star Game.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Tanking for Bedard, Avs struggles, and Meier fits
01/06/2023

Harman Dayal joins Dimitri in studio as the guys talk about Connor Bedard's record breaking World Juniors tournament for Canada, and the logic of tanking for a generational talent like him. They also touch on the Colorado Avalanche and Timo Meier's struggles.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Listener questions with Kevin Woodley
01/05/2023

Kevin Woodley joins Dimitri on today's edition of The PDOcast. The guys answer your questions about NHL goaltending.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Pastrnak's next contract and Vrana passing waivers
01/04/2023

Matt Porter and Ryan Hana join Dimitri in today's edition of the podcast to discuss David Pastrnak's next contract and Jakub Vrana passing through waivers.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


From the Archives - with Rikard Grönborg
01/03/2023

In a previous interview with Rikard Gronborg, Dimitri talks to the coach about using data to help make decisions, balancing short-term results vs. long-term process, and his experiences at the 2016 World Cup coaching the Sedins 

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Best of 2022, From the Archives - Offensive Concepts with Darryl Belfry
#420
12/30/2022

To put a bow on 2022, we're bringing back a personal favorite PDOcast from the past calendar year. Darryl Belfry came on last January to talk about a variety of offensive concepts that'll change the way you watch hockey.


The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Josh Morrissey, the Jets, and getting more out of your defensemen
12/30/2022

Jesse Marshall joins the PDOcast with Dimitri discussing Josh Morrissey, the Jets, and getting more out of your defensemen.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


We're Back!
12/28/2022

Dimitri has The Score's John Matisz on the show to answer listener questions about the definition of the MVP award, changes to the playoff format, Buffalo's future outlook, why the Panthers look less potent offensively, and how the Bruins are using their goalies.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty.  

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Friday Mailbag: Do we need MORE regular season games?
12/16/2022

Sean Shapiro hops back on with Dimitri as they crack open the Friday Mailbag and answer your questions. The NHL is playing with the idea of adding more NHL games, but should they?

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Horvat, the Canucks, and team building
12/15/2022

Dimitri is rejoined by Canucks Talk host Thomas Drance for a one-hour deep dive on the Vancouver Canucks, Bo Horvat, and team-building

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Great 8 reaches 800 career goals
12/14/2022

Dimitri welcomes Sean Shapiro back to the podcast as the guys talk about Alex Ovechkin's milestone 800th career goal and his quest for Gretzky's record. They highlight their biggest takeaways from the latest NHL Board of Governors meeting.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Western Conference power hour
12/13/2022

Shayna Goldman of the Too Many Men pod joins Dimitri for a Western Conference power hour, diving into the biggest news items from across the NHL's Pacific and Central Divisions. 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Monday Mailbag with Harman Dayal
12/12/2022

Dimitri cracks open the mailbag on a Monday as The Athletic Vancouver's Harman Dayal rides shotgun.


This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Updated watch-ability rankings
12/09/2022

Dimitri is joined by Pete Blackburn of Bally Sports as the pair run through their updated watch-ability rankings for the 22-23 NHL season. 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Eastern Conference power hour
12/08/2022

Dimitri is joined by Ryan Lambert as the pair run through an Eastern Conference Power Hour.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Mailbag Q's with Jack Han
12/06/2022

Jack Han joins Dimitri today as the duo crack open the mailbag for your hockey questions. 


This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Midseason NHL Awards
12/05/2022

Dimitri welcomes in John Matisz from TheScore NHL as the pair hand out their NHL Award winners through 25 games this season.
 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The '22-'23 rookie race
12/02/2022

Dimitri is joined in studio by The Athletic Vancouver's Harman Dayal. The duo dives into the 2022-23 NHL rookie race. Dimitri and Harman admit just how hotly contested this year's Calder race has been.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Rasmus Dahlin, the Seattle Kraken & creating offense
12/01/2022

Sean Shapiro joins Dimitri in today's pod to analyze Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin and his impressive season. They touch on the Seattle Kraken, and they discuss how offense is created in the modern NHL. 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Tape Study of Crosby, Robertson, and How to Break Out in 2022
11/30/2022

Penguins Analyst Jesse Marshall joins Dimitri as the pair conduct a tape Study of Crosby, Robertson, and discuss how to break out in 2022.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


What does the future hold for San Jose? Erik Karlsson? Timo Meier?
11/29/2022

Sheng Peng returns to the Hockey PDOcast with Dimitri Filipovic to dive back in on the San Jose Sharks and the seasons of  Erik Karlsson and Timo Meier.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


A Ducks deep dive with Felix Sicard
11/28/2022

Dimitri is joined by Felix Sicard from  The Fourth Period for an Anaheim Ducks deep dive. 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Weekly Friday Mailbag with Thomas Drance 2.0
11/25/2022

Dimitri is joined by Sportsnet 650's Thomas Drance as the pair crack open the Friday Mailbag and answer your most pressing questions.

 

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty.  

 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


Fantasy Hockey and Players to Target
11/24/2022

Fantasy Expert & Host of Mean Streets & Dangle Bet Celly, Chris Meaney joins Dimitri Filipovic as the pair run through some fantasy hockey advice and players for you to target.


This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Beasts of the East in the NHL
11/23/2022

Dimitri Filipovic hosts another episode of The Hockey PDOcast where he is joined by guest Matt Porter in the first half and Sean Shapiro for the last half. The guys dive into some of the NHL's Eastern Conference Elite including Patrice Bergeron and the success the Bruins have had so far along with the hot streak or "heater" that the New Jersey Devils have been riding. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate. 


Woodley's back with more in depth goalie talk
11/21/2022

Kevin Woodley of InGoal Magazine makes an in-studio appearance alongside Dimitri as the pair run through a full NHL goalie deep dive. They talk about rebound control, the details of positioning, and Jack Cambell's struggles in Edmonton.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The Friday Mailbag with J-Fresh Hockey
11/18/2022

Dimitri cracks open the weekly Friday Mailbag alongside our guest Jack Fraser, aka J-Fresh Hockey, to answer your questions.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.


The future of player contracts in the NHL & hockey business
11/17/2022

Dimitri is joined by Sean Shapiro from EP Rinkside. Sean is a staff writer specializing in NHL Business. The guys discuss player contracts and where they're headed in the future.  The show also dives into hockey media.

This podcast is produced by Dominic Sramaty. 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.