PUCKS IN DEEP

PUCKS IN DEEP

EVERYTHING COLLEGE HOCKEY: discussions on all things college hockey with Division I players.

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May 7, 2021 42 min
Nodak is back! This week on Pucks in Deep we have the former captain of the North Dakota Fighting Hawks and current Ottawa Senators blueliner, Jacob Bernard-Docker. First, Connor and James discuss what's happened in college hockey news the past two weeks: Players making an impact in the NHL/AHL, transfer portal madness, and coaching moves. Next (15:21) JBD joins the boys and talks about his transition to the NHL, what it was li...
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NewMass is here! This week on Pucks in Deep we have TWO 2021 National Champions. First we have recurring guest, the captain of the UMass Minutemen, Jake Gaudet to talk about his four years and what it feels like to be the final boss. Next (30:16) the boys talk with Associate Head Coach of UMass, Jared DeMichiel. DeMike and the boys break down what NewMass is all about and how this program has built a powerhouse in college hockey. C...
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It’s our biggest podcast yet! This week we have the Frozen Four Edition of Pucks in Deep! On the pod we have former UMASS Minuteman and current All-Star for the Colorado Avalanche, Cale Makar! Also on the pod is former Minnesota-Duluth Bulldog and current blue liner for the St. Louis Blues, Scott Perunovich, former St. Cloud State Husky and current LA Kings Blake Lizotte, and last but not least, former Minnesota State Maverick and ...
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This week on Pucks in Deep we have play-by-play announcer Dave Starman to give us his take on calling the Fargo Regional and what he expects for the Frozen Four. Starman also gives his opinion on the transfer portal as well as players signing in the NHL. Around the 36:00 mark, Colby Cohen joins us from the ESPN Crew. We get Colby's picks for the Frozen Four as well as his thoughts on college hockey today compared to when he won...
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Welcome back to another episode of Pucks in Deep! It's finally time for the NCAA Hockey Tournament! Which means we needed two time champion and college hockey guru, Sean Ritchlin on the pod to help us break down the field of 16! Sean and the boys break down what this years selection process was like, what to watch for region by region, his playing career at Michigan, calling games for ESPN, and much more! Hear our picks for the...
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This week on Pucks in Deep, Bemidji State goaltender joins the ECH boys to talk Beaver hockey and to tell us about his story becoming one of the nations elite goaltenders. Also in this weeks episode, Driscoll talks about what this covid impacted season has been like for him and the Beavers, the Beavers run last year, that was cut short, the 2019 outdoor game for HDM, and the playoff push that they are currently in, facing Lake Supe...
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This week on Pucks in Deep, the ECH boys are joined by legendary head coach of Army West Point, Brian Riley. Coach talks about being the hottest team in college hockey heading into playoffs, his advice for hockey coaches, how he recruits, the hardest part of his job, and why he loves what he does. Starting at the 29:10 into the pod, we are then joined by Hobey nominee, assistant captain and leading scorer of the Army Black Knights,...
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This week on Pucks in Deep, the ECH boys are joined by Assistant Captain, and active leading scorer for the Minnesota Golden Gophers Brannon McManus, as well as, former Gopher great Pat Micheletti. During the show McManus talks about his four years at the U of M and what his experience has been like. McManus also gives us his opinion about the Covid season thus far, the new era of coach Motzko, the game of college hockey today and ...
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Patty Kazmaier winner and leading scorer for the #1 ranked Wisconsin Badgers, Daryl Watts joins the show. The boys and Watts sit down and talk about how she got started playing hockey at 2 years old in Toronto and never looked back. Watts discusses what it was like to be the first-ever Freshman recipient of the Patty Kazmaier award, why she left Boston College, why she chose Wisconsin, how the Badgers have unfinished business from ...
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We have former Umass wagon and current forward for the San Jose Sharks, John Leonard along with his old teammate and current ECH heartthrob, Jonny Lazarus. The boys sit down and talk about how it feels to score 27 goals in 33 games, the end of last season, playing in the NHL while rooming with UMass Alum & YouTube sensation Mario Ferraro, and much more. We discuss how Carvel and a stacked lineup helped build the program into wh...
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We have Freshman Phenom for the Arizona State Sundevils, Matthew Kopperud. Matthew talks about his crazy 1st season which involves playing in the Big Ten, multiple 20+ day road trips, during covid, and still managing to have 12 goals so far (Tied for 2nd in the NCAA). We discuss what the ASU locker room is like, what the campus in Tempe Arizona entails, the new stadium coming in 2022, playing both BCHL and USHL juniors, and muc...
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This week on Pucks in deep we have Senior forward for the UMD Bulldogs, Nick Swaney. Nick talks about why he chose UMD, what winning back to back National Championships feels like, what his senior season means to him, and much more. The guys discuss his journey from playing at Lakeville South, to Waterloo, to UMD, and hopefully one day the Minnesota Wild who drafted him in 2017 NHL Draft. Like everything in his life, Nick doesn'...
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This week on Pucks in deep we have Providence Friar and Senior forward Jack Adams join the show. Adams a Detroit Red Wings draft pick and a transfer from Union College is looking to put the finishing touch on his college career by winning a national championship for the Friars like his late brother Mark did back in 2015. Adams who has been through it all in life talks about all the adversity he's faced throughout his hockey car...
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This week on Pucks in Deep, we have the goalie for the current #1 Gopher Women's Hockey team, Lauren Bench. The boys welcomed on the first woman guest and discussed the red hot Gopher team,  what it's like playing a Senior season in Covid, how to grow the game of hockey at all levels for both men and women's hockey, why she chose to play goalie and her plans for after college. Lauren also talks about why she decided to ...
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This week on Pucks in Deep, out of AIC, we have this years Comeback Player of the Year, Eric Otto. The ECH boys were lucky enough to sit down with the Redshirt Freshmen and discuss his amazing comeback to play division I hockey after battling Stage 4 Hodgkins Lymphoma and beating it! Otto talks about what it was like going through his battle and how it affected both his life and his hockey Career. Otto also goes on to talk about wh...
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This week on Pucks in deep out of UNH, we have junior forward and leading scorer for the Wildcats, Angus Crookshank. The boys sit down and discuss the 2nd half of the SZN starting this week, what it's like to play for a big-time hockey school, what his journey was like from playing in the BCHL for the Langley Rivermen to winning the WJAC-19 Gold Medal with Canada, to why UNH is ready to make some noise this year. Angus crushes ...
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This week on Pucks in deep out of RIT, we junior forward and alternate captain, Will Calverley. Calverley who's already registered 10 points in 6 games this season is on the show to talk about his hot start as well as what the atmosphere around RIT is like this year. The Tigers who have started the season 3-2-1 and have showed a lot of offense in those games by tallying 25 goals in 6 games, with Calverley getting 6 of those. Ca...
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This week on Pucks in Deep we have Freshman forward for the Quinnipiac Bobcats and future ECH heartthrob, Ty Smilanic. Ty talks about what it's like to be in his first year at Quinnipiac during a pandemic and constant scheduling changes, as well as what to expect from the squad this year. The boys go over the gameplan for Sacred Heart who comes to town on Monday, why Ty chose Quinnipiac over more "known" schools, how it...
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This week on Pucks in Deep we have Senior forward and leading scorer for the Michigan State Spartans, Charlie Combs. Charlie talks about what it's like to be a D1 athlete playing his final year of college hockey at a new school in a new conference, as well as the success the Spartans have had to start the season. The boys go over the gameplan for Minnesota this week for MSU, why Charlie made the switch from Bemidji State to MSU...
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This week on Pucks in Deep we have Senior forward and Captain for the Umass Minutemen, Jake Gaudet. Jake talks about what the preparation has been like to get ready for this season, how it feels to wear the "C", the reaction after week 1 vs Uconn, gameplan vs BC this weekend, why he needs to block more shots, and more. This is the first episode of season 2, which means it was actually filmed in our new ECH studio (NBD) and ...
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