The Hockey PDOcast

Episode 358: The D Stands for Drama

Episode Summary

Sean Shapiro joins the show to discuss the Stanley Cup Final bound Dallas Stars, how them seemingly improbably got to this point, and everything that's made them a fun team to follow this season. The topics we cover include: 3:00 The legend of Denis Gurianov 10:00 What makes the Dallas Stars interesting 18:00 Anton Khudobin making most of his opportunity 24:00 How the Stars defense makes life easy for goalies 33:00 Intersection of Stars, analytics, playoffs, and nuance 45:00 Miro Heiskanen deserving all of the love 54:00 Rick Bowness and the intricacies of coaching 1:06:00 Jamie Benn turning back the clock Every episode of the show is available on iTunes, Spotify, Soundcloud, and wherever else you may typically get your podcasts. Make sure to subscribe to the show so that you don’t miss out on any new episodes. All ratings and reviews are also greatly appreciated, especially the ones of the 5-star variety! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Episode Notes

Sean Shapiro joins the show to discuss the Stanley Cup Final bound Dallas Stars, how them seemingly improbably got to this point, and everything that's made them a fun team to follow this season. The topics we cover include:


3:00 The legend of Denis Gurianov

10:00 What makes the Dallas Stars interesting

18:00 Anton Khudobin making most of his opportunity

24:00 How the Stars defense makes life easy for goalies

33:00 Intersection of Stars, analytics, playoffs, and nuance

45:00 Miro Heiskanen deserving all of the love

54:00 Rick Bowness and the intricacies of coaching

1:06:00 Jamie Benn turning back the clock


Every episode of the show is available on iTunes, Spotify, Soundcloud, and wherever else you may typically get your podcasts. Make sure to subscribe to the show so that you don’t miss out on any new episodes. All ratings and reviews are also greatly appreciated, especially the ones of the 5-star variety!



See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.