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The Friday Show: Mark Lazerus of The Athletic – Ep. 6

Dave chats with Mark about the upcoming Blackhawks season and more.

Detroit Red Wings v Chicago Blackhawks Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

Welcome back to The Friday Show! This week, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic joins SCH assistant editor Dave Melton to discuss:

  • His first beat assignment out of college (5:00)
  • Covering Notre Dame during the Manti Te’o saga (6:00)
  • Reasons for optimism with the Blackhawks? (9:30)
  • Penalty kill concerns (13:00)
  • The logjam of forwards at the bottom of the Blackhawks depth chart (16:15)
  • Alex Nylander’s outlook with the team (19:35)
  • How Chicago’s defense stacks up this season (23:30)
  • Adam Boqvist’s chances of being a Blackhawk this season (26:30)
  • Head coach Jeremy Colliton’s first full season with the team (29:50)
  • Music topics, mostly Pearl Jam-related (31:00)

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