Skip navigation
Sign up to follow your favorites on all your devices.
Sign up

Our Line Starts podcast: Hart Trophy is Draisaitl’s to lose; Can Penguins get on track?

Liam McHugh, Keith Jones, and Eddie Olczyk discuss Leon Draisaitl’s incredible run and debate whether he is the Hart Trophy front-runner. Olczyk explains why he’s so high on the Golden Knights after their deadline moves. Liam, Jones and Olczyk dive into the NHL’s decision to keep the EBUG, and go in depth on the proposed changes to the offside rule. Plus, Pierre McGuire has a wide-ranging conversation with Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman.

0:00-1:32 Intros
1:32-7:35 Draisaitl the MVP frontrunner
7:35-14:34 Tampa, Vegas standing out after trade deadline
14:34-25:40 Reaction to GMs meeting
25:40-30:13 What’s wrong with the Penguins?
30:13-49:34 Pierre interviews Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman
49:34-End Who will grab the Wild Card spots in the West?

Our Line Starts is part of NBC Sports’ growing roster of podcasts spanning the NFL, Premier League, NASCAR, and much more. The new weekly podcast, which will publish Wednesdays, will highlight the top stories of the league, including behind-the-scenes content and interviews conducted by NBC Sports’ NHL commentators.

Where else you can listen:




NBC Sports on YouTube: