This week on The Hockey News Podcast:
– The Columbus Blue Jackets sit two points out of a playoff spot with a game in hand. What happens if they miss the playoffs after their aggressive trade-deadline strategy? Are coach John Tortorella and GM Jarmo Kekalainen safe?
– How can the Edmonton Oilers repair their team culture if their CEO, Bob Nicholson, is willing to slam one of his own players publicly?
– Who is the Vezina Trophy frontrunner right now?
– Ken Campbell reports from the Clarkson Cup. How close are we to seeing a CWHL/NWHL league merger?
– Fantasy pickups of the week: Philipp Grubauer, Andrei Svechnikov, Alex Nylander
– Future Watch: Blake Murray, Joel Farabee
– From the Magazine: Ken Campbell on his interview with No. 1 overall Future Watch prospect Cale Makar
– Mailbag: Should the Vancouver Canucks chase a big-fish UFA like Erik Karlsson or Artemi Panarin?