Rink Rats Podcast

New episodes every Monday!


Rink Rats is Vegas’ premiere hockey podcast. Hosts Ryan the Hockey Guy and Jesse Granger break down all the stories from around the NHL, as well as provide in depth analysis of the Vegas Golden Knights as they prepare for their inaugural season.


Podcasts

Season 2, Episode 8: The GOAT and the Gila Monster

The guys are back in studio this week, with a look around the NHL.  Jesse and Ryan argue Alex Ovechkin’s place in the history books, what’s ailing Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers, and the emergence of

Season 2, Episode 7: Goal Songs and Bubble Players

In this episode, the guys are back discussing what direction the Vegas Golden Knights should go with a Goal song.  Jesse has strong feelings about this topic, while Ryan can’t figure out how much he actually cares. 

Season 2, Episode 6: Preseason Impressions

Ryan and Jesse are back this week with a look at all things Vegas Golden Knights.  The guys discuss the preseason so far, who’s impressed the most, who may end up the odd man out on the

Season 2, Episode 5: Alex Tuch

Ryan and Jesse are start the show by providing an update on the newest developments with the Vegas Golden Knights’ TV deal.  The guys are then joined by Alex Tuch.  Alex talks about his expectations heading into

Season 2, Episode 4: Gerard Gallant

Jesse and Ryan are joined by Vegas Golden Knights Head Coach Gerard Gallant. Gerard opens up about his roster, pre-determined line combinations, and why a leadership group will be so important. The guys then break down the

Season 2, Episode 3: Jonathan Marchessault

Jesse and Ryan start off the show talking about the latest information on the lack of a local cable TV deal for the Vegas Golden Knights.  Then, the guys are joined by their special guest, Vegas Golden

Season 2, Episode 2: Dan D’Uva

Ryan the Hockey Guy and Jesse Granger are joined by Dan D’Uva, radio Play by Play announcer for the Vegas Golden Knights.  Dan talks about his responsibility in calling the action, teaching new fans the game, and

Season 2, Ep. 1

Ryan and Jesse welcome the viewers back to the Rink Rats Podcast.  After some introductions, the guys talk about Jarmoir Jagr, what the lines may look like for VGK come October, as well as a look ahead

Rink Rats, Episode 61: And in the Seventh Game…

Frank and Ryan open the show talking about the latest news with the Vegas Golden Knights then take a look at Game 7 tonight of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Ottawa Senators and the Pittsburgh Penguins

Rink Rats, Episode 58: Gary Lawless

Today, Frank and Ryan talk to Vegas Golden Knights insider, Gary Lawless.  The guys get Gary’s thoughts on Evander Kane, the expansion draft, and telling the story of the Vegas Golden Knights.  The guys then discuss the

Rink Rats, Episode 57: The 6th Sense

Today Frank and Ryan discuss the Vegas Golden Knights dropping to the 6th spot for their NHL Draft pick and what it means. They also take a look at the Chicago Blackhawks trading goalie Scott Darling to

Rink Rats Interview: Murray Craven

Ryan and Frank interview Vegas Golden Knights Senior Vice President Murray Craven on a number of topics related to the new practice facility, the NHL playoffs, and if Mr. Craven will join Ryan’s beer league hockey team.

Rink Rats, Episode 55: Can Chicago Change?

Frank and Ryan talk about the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs along with the new head coach of the LA Kings, what GM Stan Bowman of the Chicago Blackhawks had to say about the team

Rink Rats, Episode 52: Brad Sholl, Part 2

Frank and Ryan are joined by Vegas Golden Knights Practice Facility GM Brad Sholl to chat about Hockey, Gerard Gallant, and the progress being made on the valley’s newest Ice Rink.

Rink Rats, Episode 52: Brad Sholl, Part 1

Frank and Ryan are joined by Vegas Golden Knights Practice Facility GM Brad Sholl to chat about Hockey, Gerard Gallant, and the progress being made on the valley’s newest Ice Rink.