THE DEBATE – Hockey Podcast | Episode 67
Blues Hoist Lord Stanley and Rule Recommendations
For the first time in the history of the National Hockey League the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup Champions. With convincing Game 7 victory over the Boston Bruins, MVP Ryan O’Reilly and his teammates had the long awaited opportunity to hoist Lord Stanley. Brad Burud and Blake Friars breakdown Game 7 and give their thoughts on the Blues Championship. Then it is time to talk rule changes. After a horrendous playoffs for the officials there is sure to be some changes ahead. The league just cannot handle controversy this frequently. Then they wrap the show with another entertaining edition of three questions. Congratulations to the St. Louis Blues.
Blake Friars brings the Canadian approach to the show. The Bienfait, Saskatchewan native grew up playing hockey for 16 years. The goalie is also a long-time Roberto Luongo fan, and claims the Vancouver Canucks as his favorite team. Blake brings the millennial approach to the show. He is candid in his approach, and creates numerous laughs.