Eddie Olczyk

NHL NBC analyst talks puck and the ponies.

Jim Rome
September 02, 2020 - 10:45 am

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All Topics: Stanley Cup Playoffs | In the Edmonton bubble right now | In the middle of his mandatory 4 day quarantine | Working the Kentucky Derby from Edmonton this Saturday | Leadership of the NHL has been incredible | Tampa Bay Lightning | Lightning added some character guys to talent | 2020 Kentucky Field 

Sept 20th 2020

July 27th 2020

All Topics: Becoming a grandparent | NHL starting back up after COVID-19 pandemic | Best of 5 playoff series | Stanley Cup Playoffs | Boston Bruins | 2020 Kentucky Derby | Working the Kentucky Derby from Edmonton later this year | 2020 Kentucky Derby field |



Oct 30th 2019

All Topics: In studio | New Book, Eddie Olczyk: Beating the odds in Hockey and in Life | Writing the book was therapeutic | Battle with Colon Cancer pushed him to write the book | Being cut from a Youth’s Prospects Camp | First training camp with the Chicago Blackhawks | The pressure he endured playing in his hometown Chicago | His Chicago debut against the Detroit Red Wings | Scoring in his debut | Stage 3 Colon Cancer diagnosis | Sharing his troubles with the world | His wife’s strength through his Cancer battle | Breeders Cup Classic |14 races at Santa Anita | First time in a long time the Classic hasn’t had a big-time favorite | NHL | Washington has been playing extremely well | Colorado Avs are good, their future is brighter 


June 10th 2019

All Topics: Stanley Cup Finals, Game 7, Boston vs. St. Louis | Game 7 in Boston | St. Louis on the road | 5 on 5 hockey | 25-1 when Brad Marchand scores in the postseason | Marchand improving as a player, and matured as a guy | Tuukka Rask | Rask in Game 6 | Thinks Rask will be MVP if Boston wins Cup | Sir Winston winning the Belmont Stakes | Coin flip game on Wednesday night

May 28th 2019

All Topics: Stanley Cup Finals | Boston Bruins vs. St. Louis Blues | Both teams play the same way | St. Louis blew a huge opportunity in Game 1 | Boston’s defenseman Torey Krug hitting Blues center Robert Thomas | Too many penalties for St. Louis in Game 1 | Relationship with Boston’s head coach Bruce Cassidy | Cassidy has paid his dues | Horse Racing | First two legs of the Triple Crown controversy | War of Will winning the Preakness | Kentucky Derby controversy | Country House’s owners |

All Topics: The Vegas Golden Knights are the story of the decade | George McPhee’s job in Vegas | Suggestion about it being easy for Vegas to get to Stanly Cup because of expansion draft rules |

May 21st 2018