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Big Bad Bruins Podcast

Big Bad Bruins Podcast

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A Boston Bruins centric podcast hosted by Ian Glendon and Chris Blackey for the Full Press Coverage Radio Network.
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Ep 45: LIVE Pre-Game Show (Bruins/Lightning Game 4)

Big Bad Bruins Podcast

Ep 45: LIVE Pre-Game Show (Bruins/Lightning Game 4)

Big Bad Bruins Podcast

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Ep 40: Former Bruin Jay Miller Joins the Show
Former Bruin, Jay Miller, joins Ian and Chris to talk Bruins, UNH, Framingham/Natick, biggest fight rival, relationship with Taz, and a whole bunch more.
28:59
September 15, 2020
Ep 45: LIVE Pre-Game Show (Bruins/Lightning Game 4)
Ian and Chris went LIVE prior to the Bruins and Lightning Game 4 matchup to break down Game 3 and lookahead to a "must" win for the Bruins.
57:58
September 6, 2020
Ep 44: Bruins Talk w/ Todd Angilly
Bruins Anthem singer Todd Angilly joins Ian and Chris to chat Bruins, cigars, and a whole lot more!
25:49
September 4, 2020
Ep 43: Mick Colageo Joins to Talk Bruins Playoff Run and Much More
Ian and Chris are joined by Mick Colageo of the Standard Times to talk Bruins playoff run, NHL playoff overtime, moments of Bruins past, goalies, and even a bit of tennis.
1:01:07
August 13, 2020
Ep 41: NHL Return Inching Closer and Closer
On this episode, Ian and Chris discuss the NHL near return, Bruins vs Bruins NHL20 series, and what team the Bruins should fear the most.
32:21
July 19, 2020
Ep 39: Bruins' Legend Gerry Cheevers Joins the Show
Ian and Chris are joined by two-time Stanley Cup winning Bruins goaltender Gerry Cheevers to talk about a variety of topics.
46:13
June 6, 2020
Ep 38: Conversation with Bob Sweeney
Former Bruins Bob Sweeney joins the show.
42:11
June 5, 2020
Ep 37: Conversation with Bruins' Legend Johnny Bucyk
"The Chief" Johnny Bucyk joins Ian and Chris to talk Bruins hockey, Gordie Howe, Bobby Orr, and his stellar career.
55:02
May 21, 2020
Ep 36: Big, Bad, and Bobby Recap/Reaction
Ian and Chris recap and react to the NHL Network's debut of the 'Big, Bad, and Bobby' documentary chronicling the 1970 Bruins Stanley Cup run.
23:27
May 12, 2020
Ep 35: Conversation with Mark Recchi
Former Bruin and three-time Stanley Cup Champion Mark Recchi joins Ian and Chris to talk his career and experience winning a championship with Boston.
52:54
April 29, 2020
Ep 34: Bruins Tough Guys; NHL Return to Four Cities; Quarantine Activities
After a few weeks off, Ian and Chris return to the Big Bad Bruins studios for episode 34. They discuss their time off, the Top 10 Bruins "Tough Guys" and the potential the NHL returns to just a few cities.
45:56
April 25, 2020
Ep 33: Tuukka Talk; Best Game Callers; Big Announcements
On this episode, Ian and Chris further discuss Rask's future, the best play-by-play/color commentators in the sport, and, of course, they give you their big announcement.
38:40
April 2, 2020
Ep 31: What Do We Do Now?
The NHL season came to a screeching halt last week but the Big Bad Bruins Podcast moves along! Ian and Chris give their thoughts on the postponement of the season, how they can finish the year, and the inaction of Bruins ownership when it comes to helping the staff.
47:50
March 23, 2020
Ep 28: Trade Deadline Reaction; Blackey Copes
Ian helps Chris as he is an emotional wreck following the trade of Danton Heinen to Anaheim.
54:40
March 2, 2020
Ep 27: Bizarro Bruins Mt. Rushmore; Trade Deadline Talk
On this episode, Ian and Chris discuss the potential moves now OFF the table for the Bruins and what is still available before the Monday trade deadline. In addition, they give their bizarro Bruins Mt. Rushmore and yes, David Pastrnak is still awesome.
52:54
February 26, 2020
Ep 25: Post All-Star Hot Streak; Trade Season;
Mark Allred joins Ian and Chris to talk Bruins hot streak, potential trade options, and Bruins prospects
43:51
February 13, 2020
Ep 24: Surviving the Bruins Bye-Week Blues
Just because the Bruins had a week off doesn't mean we do too. On the last episode before the Bruins return from break, Ian and Chris welcome in former co-host Chris Mancuso to talk Bruins second half, potential trade acquisitions, Blackey's shirt selection, and Gordon Bombay.
1:14:29
February 6, 2020
Ep 24: Surviving the Bruins Bye-Week Blues
Just because the Bruins had a week off doesn't mean we do too. On the last episode before the Bruins return from break, Ian and Chris welcome in former co-host Chris Mancuso to talk Bruins second half, potential trade acquisitions, Blackey's shirt selection, and Gordon Bombay. 
1:14:29
January 29, 2020
Ep 23: Bruins Hit All-Star Break on a HeiNote
Day one of the 10 day break and Ian and Chris are already itching for more Bruins hockey. On this episode, they discuss the important win over the Golden Knights heading into the All Star break. Could a certain line change be a permanent move? Also, who/what has been the biggest surprises and disappointments of the first half? All this and much more.
55:54
January 23, 2020
Ep 22: The Big SOFT Bruins Continue to Struggle
In a very electric episode, Ian and Chris vent about the continued struggles in overtime and lack of punch when it comes to a physical response. It's a vent session between the two hopes as they crawl to the All-Star break.
52:51
January 15, 2020
Ep 21: Bruins Win Big in Nashville; Pasta is Heating Up Again
The Bruins got back in the win column with an impressive win over the Predators on Tuesday and Ian and Chris react to what it means moving forward. In addition, they discuss Pasta, the power play, upcoming road trip, and much more!
50:54
January 8, 2020
Ep 20: New Year, Same Bruins
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris continue to discuss the Bruins struggles in overtime and the shootout as their division lead continues to dwindle. Plus, they look into the crystal ball and give you some future Bruins headlines. All this and more!
55:46
January 3, 2020
Ep 19: Bruins Hurdle Capitals but Issues Still Remain
Ian and Chris welcome in Steven Thompson of DiehardBostonSports.com and co-host (with Chris) of the Boston Sports Blitz to talk about the Bruins recent struggles and their rare win over the Capitals to snap their latest four-game losing streak. In addition, as 2019 comes to a close, the trio talk about their favorite moments of the past decade of Bruins hockey.
54:17
December 24, 2019
Ep 18: Bruins Continue To Slump; Are Kovalchuk or Toffoli an option? Marina Molnar of Barstool Sports Joins
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris are joined by Marina Molnar of Barstool Sports to discuss the Bruins recent slump, Torrey Krug's future, and whether or not Iyla Kovalchuk and/or Tyler Toffoli are good options for the Bruins. 
33:30
December 18, 2019
Ep 17: Bruins Hit a Bit of a Roadblock; Who Makes this Team Tick?
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris discuss the latest struggles for the Bruins who are on a three game losing streak since winning 8 in a row. Are the issues something to be concern with? Plus, they ask (and try to answer) the question... Who makes this Bruins team tick? All this and much more!
51:02
December 11, 2019
Ep 16: Bruins Keep on Winning; Matt Castle of Bruins Daily Joins the Show
Ian and Chris are back for a post Thanksgiving episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast and just like they were before the holiday, the Bruins continue to win as their win streak hits 8 in-a-row. Matt Castle of Bruins Daily joins the show to discuss the Bruins success, Pasta50, Tuukka and Halak, and much more!
43:43
December 4, 2019
Ep 15: Giving Thanks for the Bruins Start to the Season
On this Thanksgiving edition of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris discuss the Bruins four-game winning streak including a dismantling of the Canadiens in Montreal. In addition, in the spirit of the holidays, they debate the better dinner centerpiece... Turkey or Ham. All this and much more!
1:04:31
November 27, 2019
Ep 14: Bruins are Back on Track; Pasta gets 150; The Shootout Still Stinks
On a much more positive episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris recap the Bruins week as they went 2-0-1 and remain at the top of the Atlantic Division. In addition, they celebrate the greatness that is David Pastrnak but also address the Bruins massive struggles against the Washington Capitals. All this and more in a jam packed episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod.
56:05
November 20, 2019
Ep 13: November Pain - Bruins in the Middle of a Rough Patch
This week, Ian and Chris react to the Bruins recent struggles which culminated in blowing a four-goal, third period lead against Florida on Tuesday night. Who needs to step up for the Bruins to break out of this slump? All this and more!
48:34
November 13, 2019
Ep 12: Bruins Fall in Montreal; Screw Job 2.0?
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod, Ian and Chris discuss the controversial finish the Bruins game in Montreal, they celebrate Zdeno Chara's 1,500th game and Chris begins construction on his Danton Heinen hill. All this and more!
1:04:53
November 7, 2019
Ep 11: Bruins First Month is in the Books; Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald Joins the Show
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris are joined by Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald to discuss the Bruins impressive start to the season as they have gone 9-1-2 through the month of October.
37:48
October 30, 2019
Ep 10: Bruins Continue their Strong Start; Stanley Cup Rematch on Deck
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris recap the Bruins three game stretch against the Lightning and the pair against the Leafs. Has the secondary scoring finally started to get going? What will the Bruins do in Krejci and Kuhlman's absence? Plus, they look ahead to the Bruins meeting with the St. Louis Blues.
47:32
October 23, 2019
Ep 9 - Bruins Hot Start; Conor Ryan of the Boston Sports Journal Joins the Show
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod, Ian Glendon and Chris Blackey react to the Bruins hot start and look ahead to the next four games against the Leafs (twice), Lightning, and Blues. Plus, they discuss the Krejci injury situation and many other Bruins topics with Conor Ryan of the Boston Sports Journal. 
55:48
October 16, 2019
Ep 8: Bruins Season is Finally Underway; New Co-Host Announcement
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, host Ian Glendon says good bye to co-host Chris Mancuso and welcomes in a brand new mystery co-host. (You'll have to listen to find out). One the announcements are over, Ian and ??? break down the Bruins four-game road trip to start the year and look ahead to walk this season could bring the Bruins.
1:01:06
October 12, 2019
Ep 7: Bruins Season Preview Episode
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris discuss the latest news and notes surrounding the Boston Bruins such as the latest on the David Krejci injury. Plus, they break down their lineups, give some over/under predictions, and much much more!
1:08:21
October 3, 2019
Ep 6: McAvoy/Carlo Signed; NHL Season Kicks Off in One Week
On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, Ian and Chris react to the signing of Charlie McAvoy and Brandon Carlo and look ahead to the final week of the preseason by discussion all the latest stories surrounding the Bruins.
37:13
September 25, 2019
Ep 5 - Backes Saga Continues; Hometown Discount for Krug; Other News and Notes
(NOTE: There is a brief echo on Ian's mic for a few minutes but it does get fixed) On this episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod, Ian and Chris react to the news that former Bruin Tim Thomas will be inducted into the US Hockey Hall of Fame. In addition, they discuss the potential home town discount for Torey Krug and the domino effect of David Backes remaining on the roster and apparently healthy.
45:37
September 6, 2019
Ep 4 - Bobby Orr; All-Time/All-Decade Bruins Teams
On the fourth episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod, Ian and Chris profile the greatest defenseman in NHL history, Bobby Orr, tell some stories, and give their All-Decade and All-Time Bruins lineup. 
49:43
August 29, 2019
Ep 3 - Prospect Talk with Mike Cratty
On the "Lionel Hitchman" episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod, hosts Ian Glendon and Chris Mancuso welcome in Mike Cratty of the Blackandgooldhockey.com to discuss his Top 10 Bruins prospect list. In addition, they talk about which Bruins prospect they have been most excited for in their lifetime. Plus, Chris breaks down his new venture with Niagra Ice Dogs. Days since the Leafs last won the Cup: 19,099.
53:57
August 17, 2019
Ep 2 - Beecher Mania; All Quiet on the RFA Front
On the second episode of the Big Bad Bruins Pod, Ian and Chris recap the weekend for Bruins draft pick, John Beecher. In addition, they dive into the latest surrounding David Backes, Charlie McAvoy, and Brandon Carlo. Also, they introduced a new segment on the show as they look at the history of jersey number two and the only player to wear it, Eddie Shore.
35:56
July 31, 2019
Ep 1 - Shawn Hutcheon of The Fourth Period Joins to Talk Bruins Offseason
On the very first episode of the Big Bad Bruins Podcast, hosts Ian Glendon and Chris Mancuso welcome in Shawn Hutcheon of TheFourthPeriod.com to discuss the Bruins offseason moves to this point, current cap situation, and much, much more!
55:29
July 16, 2019