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The Hockey News Podcast: Apologizing to NHL Coaches

Ryan Kennedy and Mike Stephens discuss the Islanders' hot start, predict Bo Horvat's next contract, list NHL coaches who deserve apologies and more.
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This week on The Hockey News Podcast with Ryan Kennedy and Mike Stephens:

- They break down the New York Islanders' hot start. They are 11-6-0 heading into Tuesday, which is good for second in the Metropolitan Division and fourth in the league. 

- What could Bo Horvat's next contract look like? 

- They bemoan the lack of a World Cup of Hockey until at least 2025 after Friday's announcement it won't happen in 2024. 

- Ryan and Mike offer apologies to NHL coaches who were previously on the hot seat but have cooled their seats to some degree with better team performances lately.

- As we're getting a clearer picture of the standings, where are the best landing spots for Connor Bedard in the NHL?

- And more.

Check out more of our podcasts from the last week:

- The Hockey News Podcast: The Fallout of the Mitchell Miller Situation

- The Hockey News American Pipeline Podcast: Islanders Prospects and Merrimack (Team profile: New York Islanders)

- The Hockey News On The 'A': Logan Shaw and Flames Prospects (Team profile: Calgary Flames)

- The Hockey News On The 'O': Kai Schwindt Among Florida's OHL Prospects (Team profile: Florida Panthers)

- The Hockey News On The 'Q': Oilers QMJHL Alumni and Number Retirements (Team profile: Edmonton Oilers)

- The Hockey News On The 'Dub': Guenther Graduates and Wild Prospects (Team profile: Minnesota Wild)

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