Beers in The Lot Podcast

Our First Guest! Featuring Mark Maradei from Steel City Nation Podcast

Episode 10 of Beers in The Lot features Mark Maradei from Steel City Nation Podcast to talk Pittsburgh Penguins hockey. Mark focuses on Pittsburgh sports but also covers all sports, leagues, and teams around the world. He has had some interesting guests on Steel City Nation including retired NFL player Leon Searcy, Pittsburgh Hockey Now’s Dan Kingerski, and the hilarious Pittsburgh Dad actor Curt Wootton. Mark also invited Beers in The Lot’s own Jonny and Rigs on to talk hockey before the NHL playoffs, which inspired them to get into podcasting.

Johnstown Escapades; Vegas Moves; Taylor Hall in Buffalo

This week, the Beers in The Lot crew tell some stories about previous fun at the Slapshot Cup hockey tournament in Johnstown, PA including where “the spot” is each year; the Vegas Golden Knights making moves in free agency; and Taylor Hall signing with the Buffalo Sabres and how their fans deserve some success.

Wagering on Vegas; A 13 Hour Road Trip Playlist; The Draft and Trades; Pens Buy Out Jack Johnson

This week on Episode (great) 8, the guys made bets for and against the Vegas Golden Knights winning the Stanley Cup in the next two seasons; discussed their almost 13 hour long, BANGERS ONLY, Spotify playlist for the two and half hour long drive up to Johnstown, PA for the Slapshot Cup tournament; the NHL entry draft and some of the trades that have occurred around the draft; and the Pittsburgh Penguins buying out Jack Johnson.

Tampa Wins The Cup; The Cup is Awarded Like Beer League; The Bubbles Worked

In Episode 7, the Beers in The Lot crew discussed the Tampa Bay Lightning defeating the Dallas Stars in 6 games to win the Stanley Cup; how much the Stanley Cup being awarded in an empty building looked and sounded a lot like a beer league championship; and how the NHL was successful in executing their return to play and bubble hockey plans.

Stanley Cup Final; Is Stamkos going to play?; Hockey, Beers, and Hooters; Pietrangelo to the Leafs?

On Episode 6, the guys talked about games one and two of the Stanley Cup Final between the Dallas Stars and Tampa Bay Lightning; whether or not Steven Stamkos will play for the Bolts and possible gamesmanship going on with his status; a trip to Hooters for lunch with a team Eric and Jon coached; and St. Louis Blues captain, Alex Pietrangelo potentially signing with the Toronto Maple Leafs in free agency.

The Stars beat Vegas; Laviolette is the Caps New Head Coach; Beer League Hockey Story Time; Gary Bettman is Good at Being Bad

This week, the guys talked about the Dallas Stars’ Western Conference Final win over the Vegas Golden Knights; the Washington Capitals hiring Peter Laviolette as their new head coach; a couple beer league hockey stories; and how they all agree that Gary Bettman has done so much for the NHL while being a good “bad guy” for the fans.