The GIST of It

Ep #116: Gossip Girl, but make it hockey

October 7, 2021

Who needs Instagram and Facebook when hockey stars have Twitter to stir the pot? After Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Robin Lehner accused the NHL of medical malpractice in a tweet and threatened to reveal some spicy stories to back up his claims, Ellen and Steph are diving into what caused his sudden Gossip Girl moment. 

Then, they’re sharing a WTF from the NHL that involves — shocker! — San Jose Shark Evander Kane.

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Show notes: 

Robin Lehner’s exclusive essay with The Athletic from 2018

Robin Lehner’s October 5th press conference (YouTube)


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