POPnJOE Podcast – episode 8

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POPnJOE Podcast – episode 8

Guest Host Jess Patton fills in for the Missing “POP”.

Episode breakdown:

Segment 1:
We talk about the feeling around the Toronto Blue Jays and how their season is going so far. Issues regarding pitching, lack of defense and if things will change going forward.

Segment 2:
We discuss what’s happening in the NBA playoffs. Focus is on the Cleveland Cavaliers/Chicago Bulls series that ended with a statement victory by the Cavs in game 6. On the western conference front, we talk about the Houston/LA Clippers series and how the Rockets have clawed their way back from a 3-1 series deficit to force a game 7.

Segment 3:
We talk about the NHL Playoffs and how the conference finals are shaping up. Discussion is had about the Blackhawks/Ducks series and the goaltending match-up as well as a comparison between Conn Smythe trophy candidates Corey Perry and Patrick Kane.

Furthermore, we break down the Lightning/Rangers series and what it means to Ryan Callahan and Martin St.Louis finding themselves against their former teams for the first time in the playoffs. We talk about Henrik Lundqvist and his ‘awesomeness’ both on and off the ice and the disappearance of Rick Nash.