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Blueshirts Breakaway: A show about the New York Rangers

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Ryan Mead and Greg Kaplan host this weekly New York Rangers podcast that discusses news and results about the team, and often jump off course for nonsense.

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This week the guys discuss the ongoing negotiations (OR LACK THERE OF) between the players and the owners to get an NHL season going. Greg and Ryan, thus have some criticisms, I know, you're shocked. BUT THEN Hart, Founder of PuckPedia.com joins the Breakaway to give a tremendous lesson to both the guys on what's actually happening, why you should be less nervous about the season being possibly canceled, agents, finance, escrow and so so so much more. A true masterclass interview if you've been confused by any of the cap situation at all, like we have. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Greg and Ryan name the entire NYR roster as Pokémon, that's the entire podcast, let's see if you agree Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys discuss the NHL vs NBA offseasons and how tired we are of NHL teams crying poor while also making the league less interesting for fans, talk some new possible division structures & some 5-star questions. Then Anthony Corbo & Kyle Maggio of The Knicks Wall join the Breakaway to discuss the Knicks draft, their new management, and the NBA offseason. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week in OT, the guys play a game of WOULD YOU RATHER - New York Rangers edition, Ryan finds the perfect question for Greg, A lot of you think making the playoffs is an accomplishment and how many bad scenarios can we put Howden and Jack Johnson in? Find out! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys breakdown what Hank will do when he eventually returns back to NYR after his playing career has finished. Then the guys discuss the reveal of the NYR reverse retro jerseys and how the Carolina reverse retro shouldn't even exist. Then Podcast Overlord/Athletic Producer/Ducks Fan Danielle Lehman comes on to discuss possible NYR trades for Hampus Lindholm, the Shattenkirk signing, of course more Retro Jersey talk, and when the NHL will end up starting. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys play some good old good cop vs bad cop with every player on the New York Rangers roster, and find bad and good things to say about everyone! Spread the positivity / negativity! Can you think of bad things to say about Panarin? What about good things about Jack Johnson, tune in to find out! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys celebrate their 5 year anniversary by breaking down Ryan Strome & Brendan Lemieux's extensions and how they'll change the course of the team moving forward. (22:22) Then, Rick Carpiniello joins the Breakaway to discuss all things NYR offseason, the future of Strome, Buch & Quinn in NYR's plan, what was NYR's draft strategy, and how many starts for Igor this next season? Finally, in the most Blueshirts Breakaway fashion of all time, the guys return and talk about Cohen and the Mets Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Gillian Kemmerer joins the guys in OT to discuss Vitaly Kravtsov's development, how the KHL is handling the season & Alexei Kovalev's place in the '94 Cup. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
On a special November mailbag edition of Blueshirts Breakaway, the guys open up the show discussing what if James Dolan had twitter, who would you hate if the Rangers signed and Greg rejoices in his new love Then the guys answer 5 star questions along with a ton of mailbag questions discussing who is the most underated young Rangers prospect, should NYR trade for Toews (EDITORS NOTE: I MISPRONUNCE HIS NAME SO HARD AND I AM SO EMBARRASED - RYAN), can Chytil take the next step and so so much more. Next week is our 5 year anniversary, love you all thanks for the support Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys compared Manfred and Bettman when it comes to handling the players, debate if NYR will let Ryan Strome test the market for 4 days in an attempt to have him come back for less money and discuss Analytics vs Gut feel in must win games  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The guys discuss JD's comments on zoom along with Kravstov's continued performance in the KHL before talking about the how torturous it is to watch intense playoff games. Then good friend of the show HockeyStatMiner (Mikka) joins the Breakaway to break down The Seattle Expansion, NYR Future & #TheVision with of course a ton of other nonsense littered in. Finally the guys return to answer some 5-star questions on skating ability and 3rd jerseys. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
On the first quiet week of NYR news in what seems like months, the guys break down if the Rangers are a better or worse team heading into 2021, Pronman's updated organizational rankings and the lack of excitement during NHL free agency compared to other sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys break down Georgiev & Tony's extensions and put an end to the left or right-handed defensemen debate. Then Shayna Goldman of The Athletic joins the breakaway to discuss NYR cap and the contracts being given out, the contention window and what's to come with the New York Rangers, some thoughts on how the NHL could better market the league and how contracts could/should change in the future. Finally, the guys return and Ryan (yes Ryan) talks baseball and the world series with Greg before getting into some 5-star questions about if Gorton is properly rated or not, and and if the 20-21 season is actually going to happen or not. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys invite on reoccurring guest Athletic Penguins Beat Writer Jesse Marshall to discuss all things Jack Johnson and what it means for NYR and their logic behind it. Yet just another very very positive episode! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys look at the positive side of NYR life!... Before looking at all the other angles of what NYR have done this offseason including letting Jesper Fast walk and go to CAR and Signing Jack Johnson to play defense. Then the guys answer 5-star questions and discuss more of the NYR draft and Braden "the jaw" Schneider, the process of drafting for grit, and if Kravstov can play center. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week on OT the guys discuss drafting Alexis Lafrenière, trading up for Braden Schneider & trading Lias Andersson all while drilling down into the philosophy the Rangers have taken on during this draft. Then Drew Way joins for the 2nd time this week during a live stream just seconds after the Rangers traded for the 19th overall pick and drafted Schneider, emotions run high and logic is thrown out the window. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys breakdown if Lafrenière will actually go #1 or will NYR get cute? Then discuss all the qualifying offers and where they feel Hank will end up this offseason. Then at (22:24), Blueshirts Breakaway Prospect Guru Drew Way joins the Breakaway to do an entire 1st round mock draft to get everyone ready for the big night. Finally, at (1:17:06) the guys return and answer all of your 5-star questions from the last week. LGR Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The guys breakdown their emotions following the buyout of Henrik Lundqvist Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week the guys break down a truly shocking Saturday night trade of Marc Staal to the Red Wings, reflect on his career and what this means for the Rangers moving forward and then breakdown some of the Eichel rumors across the internet today Then Murat Ates of The Athletic joins the Breakaway to discuss voting for Adam Fox for Calder, Jacob Trouba's struggles in NY, his process for voting and Patrik Laine trade rumors Finally the guys return and answer some 5 star questions on a possible Stepan return Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week in OT, the guys break down The Athletic staff's mock draft, the surprises, the FOMO, the new and intriguing names, and what the Rangers are most likely to do with the 22nd overall pick. https://theathletic.com/2072618/2020/09/21/nhl-staff-mock-draft-2020-changes-in-the-top-three-plus-an-audit-by-nhl-scouts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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Wyatt Gillis

Thanks for time stamping the podcast

Jun 2nd
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