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The Hockey News Podcast: Playoff refereeing, draft lottery results, and is Mark Scheifele a superstar?

Breaking down the latest buzz from the playoff and draft lottery.

THN’s Edward Fraser, Ryan Kennedy and Ken Campbell discuss the state of refereeing in the playoffs thus far (0:45), Mark Scheifele’s development and the Nashville vs Winnipeg series (6:10), the results from Saturday night’s draft lottery and what each of the top three may do with their pick (13:44) and debate who’s the better goalie between Pekka Rinne and Connor Hellebuyck (24:28). Plus, they answer some reader questions about the Maple Leafs GM situation, the salary cap for next season and more (26:45).

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