The Hockey News Podcast: What Happens to Evander Kane if Gambling Accusations Prove True?

What is a fair punishment if the NHL finds proof that Evander Kane bet on his own games? Which contending team's quiet off-season should worry its fans the most? What now for the Sabres and Jack Eichel? And more.
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This week on The Hockey News Podcast, with senior writers Ryan Kennedy and Matt Larkin?

- Evander Kane's wife Anna Kane accuses him of gambling on his own games and throwing games. If the NHL finds evidence to confirm his guilt, what is an appropriate punishment?

- A few playoff contenders have been notably silent this off-season. Which fan bases should be particularly worried about their teams standing pat?

- Jack Eichel's agents issue a statement claiming that the trade process isn't working and that he needs permission for surgery soon if he wants to recover for the 2021-22 season. What does Sabres GM Kevyn Adams do now?

- Marc-Andre Fleury changes his mind and decides he'll play for the Chicago Blackhawks this coming season. Will they make the playoffs with him in their net?

- No more David Krejci and perhaps no more Tuukka Rask. With few players left from their 2011 championship team, are the Boston Bruins watching their Stanley Cup window close?

- Listener mailbag, including: predicting the next captains for the six franchises with vacancies

And more!

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