Giles and the Goalie - A Minnesota Wild Podcast

Topics Include: 

  • A plea to end Ryan Suter conspiracy theories!
  • Does what Craig Leipold want from this team hurting his potential GM search?
  • Looking at the candidates who have interviewed with the Wild and other potential candidates.
  • Jeremy Gover of the Nashville Predators Radio Network joins the show to talk Preds, Stanley Cup Playoffs, and Wild GM Candidate Paul Fenton.
  • Checking in on the Stanley Cup Playoffs as round two gets underway.
  • A round two wager.
  • The GatG mailbag is opened!

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Direct download: Ep_151_Minnesota_Wild_GM_Candidates_Jeremy_Gover.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 10:00pm EST

Special show to discuss the announcement Minnesota Wild will not be bringing back Chuck Fletcher as the General Manager.

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Direct download: Ep_150_Chuck_Fletcher_Out_As_Wild_GM.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 10:51pm EST

Topics Include: 

  • Recapping Game Four.
  • Did Josh Morrissey's cross-check on Eric Staal truly cost them the game?
  • Recapping the abysmal Game Five.
  • Is Devan Dubnyk to be blamed for this series at all?
  • Could Bruce Boudreau have done anything more?
  • Which Wild player was most disappointing from this series?
  • Should Chuck Fletcher return?
  • Which player has played their last game in a Wild uniform?
  • Bruce Boudreau quote of the week.
  • Weekly Wager.
  • Chicago Blackhawks third jerseys are imagined.
  • GatG mailbag is opened!
  • Final Thoughts.

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Direct download: Ep_149_F18tch_Watch.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 9:17pm EST

Topics Include: 

  • Game 1 Recap - Don't Blame Devan Dubnyk!
  • The transition game was not good.
  • Game 2 Recap - Woof!
  • How can you lose so bad?
  • Were the Wild trying to be too physical?
  • Minnesnowta impacted the Jets travel plans.
  • Game 3 Recap - The good home team was good at home.
  • Eric Staal, Mikael Granlund, and Jason Zucker finally arrived.
  • Containing the Jets' stars.
  • Patrik Laine's Beard is awful.
  • Dubnyk's rebound after a rocky start.
  • What to expect from Games Four and Five.
  • Nick Seeler has had a great series.
  • What is ailing Nino Niederreiter?
  • Matt Dumba's series thus far.
  • Predictions for the next week.
  • A pre-series quote from Bruce Boudreau.
  • Final Thoughts.

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Direct download: Ep_148_-_Jets_Wild_2018_Playoffs_Derek_Peterson.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 1:10am EST

Topics Include: 

  • Imagining the series with both teams wearing Jets & North Stars throwbacks.
  • Looking at the Wild - Jets regular season series.
  • Who has the advantage at forward, defense, and in goal?
  • The Devan Dubnyk vs. Connor Hellebuyck matchup.
  • Which Wild forwards and defensemen need to step up?
  • Murat Ates of The Athletic Winnipeg joins to help break down the Jets.
  • How do the Jets look from an injury stand point.
  • Just how good are the Jets at forward.
  • Is Connor Hellebuyck still going strong after a heavy workload?
  • Where is the weak spot on the Jets?
  • Which forward and defenseman on the Jets need to step up?
  • Series predictions.
  • NHL Playoff First Round Predictions.
  • Back up teams.

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Direct download: Ep_147_Winnipeg_Jets_Minnesota_Wild_Playoff_Preview.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 11:03pm EST

Topics Include: 

  • Ben calls out the Blues for their end of season collapse.
  • Recap of the final regular season week featuring NHL debuts from Carson Soucy and Louis Belpedio.
  • Reflections on Eric Staal's season and if he should be given an extension in the summer.
  • Ryan Suter's surgery and his status for next season.
  • Belpedio's contract signing.
  • Thoughts on the regular season as a whole.
  • Reviewing the pre-season over/under predictions.
  • The Final Bruce Boudreau Quote of the Regular Season.
  • The Wolves regular season wager is about to have a resolution.
  • New York Rangers third jerseys are imagined.

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Direct download: Ep_146_2017-18_Season_Recap.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 8:42pm EST

From Tin Whiskers Brewery! Special guests include Joe Bouley, Tom Schreier, and Nate Wells!

Topics Include: 

  • John Bonnes saves the podcast.
  • Recapping the week against Nashville & Dallas.
  • Beginning to look ahead to a Wild/Jets playoff series.
  • Ryan Suter's injury and the effects to the lineup.
  • Antoine Roussel hot takes.
  • Jordan Greenway makes his NHL debut.
  • Options from Iowa to call up in the wake of Suter's injury.
  • Bruce Boudreau Quote of the Week.
  • San Jose Sharks third jerseys are imagined.
  • Nate gives us a brief Bob Motzko expectation.

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Direct download: Ep_145_Ryan_Suters_Injury.mp3
Category:Hockey, Minnesota Wild -- posted at: 4:52pm EST

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