The Staff & Graph Podcast
Score Effects

Score Effects

December 3, 2019

On this episode of the Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel & Ian have a big announcement! They also discuss score effects and tactics related to that, the Devils, and the Blackhawks playing short. In the mailbag, Rachel is mad about the Ballon D'Or and how to #GrowtheGame

Hockey Culture

Hockey Culture

November 26, 2019

On this episode of The Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel and Ian have a candid discussion about the events in the last 48 hours, including why hockey culture is toxic and needs to change. They also discuss how to have healthy and productive disagreements on social media. Extended Shifts: Tilting the Ice & the Mailbag. 

Coaching Impact

Coaching Impact

November 20, 2019

This week, Rachel & Ian discuss how coaches impact their teams, positively and negatively. They go across sports for other examples like Popovich & Klopp. In Extended Shifts, they discuss quantifying hockey IQ and hit the Mailbag.

What Do Analytics Miss?

What Do Analytics Miss?

November 12, 2019

On this episode of The Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel and Ian discuss what public analytics miss and how the eye test is still relevant. They debut a new segment, and discuss Taylor Hall and improving arena experiences in the mailbag.

Build A Player

Build A Player

November 5, 2019

On this weeks episode of The Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel and Ian use a variety of attributes to build their ideal forward and defenseman. 2 rules: the player must be active and you can’t use the same player for more than one category. They also discuss Josi, the Sharks, and the Lightning

Complimentary Players

Complimentary Players

October 29, 2019

On this episode of The Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel and Ian discuss complimentary players and answer some of your mailbag questions.

Driving Play

Driving Play

October 22, 2019

On this weeks episode of The Staff and Graph podcast, Rachel and Ian discuss "driving play" in the modern game.

Miscast Players

Miscast Players

October 16, 2019

On this episode of the Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel and Ian discuss miscast players, Rasmus Sandin being sent to the AHL, and give a sneak preview for next weeks show.

Defining Toughness

Defining Toughness

October 8, 2019

On this episode of the Staff and Graph podcast, Rachel & Ian try and define team toughness, quantify it, and discuss it’s importance to team success. Also, Rachel has a bone to pick with the McDavid/Matthews debate.

Season Preview

Season Preview

October 1, 2019

On this episode of The Staff and Graph Podcast, Rachel and Ian do a season preview for the Atlantic, Central,and Pacific Divisions.