DFO Overview – Ep. 122: Remembering Guy Lafleur and former NHL player Hal Gill joins the show!
Today’s episode of the DFO Rundown started on a somber note as Frank and Jason spoke about the passing of Guy Lafleur. They talked about his legacy both around hockey and in Montreal. They both had unique stories to tell about the Hockey Hall of Fame and Gregor marveled at some of his incredible career numbers. From there, they took a look at the Western Conference playoff race. Frank thinks the eight teams that are in now are the eight teams that will be there at the end of the regular season. There are also some unique races in the Eastern Conference. They also welcomed former NHL defenseman and current Nashville Predators analyst Hal Gill to the show! Hal talked about what the Preds look like heading into the playoffs, how they compare to the Calgary Flames and Roman Josi’s historic season. He also talked about the toughest Stanley Cup playoff battles he’s had in his long career. 12:30 a.m. – Remembering Guy Lafleur 8:35 a.m. – Series presentation 2:20 p.m. – Hal Gill joins the show! 10:30 p.m. – Josi’s historic season 25:40 – Appreciating the defensive d-men 28:35 – Nashville’s physical style 31:50 – His memories of the playoffs 40:10 – Being a high-profile player