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Episode 201 - Red Wings Prospect Update, Injuries, & Positive Play

December 3rd, 2022


This week we check in on some prospects, talk about the latest Bertuzzi injury, and break down the positives from a couple losses. 

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Episode 200 - Detroit Red Wings Pulse of the Fans feat. Daniella Bruce & Winged Wheel Podcast's Ryan Hana

November 23rd, 2022


For milestone episode 200 we welcome Daniella Bruce & Winged Wheel Podcast's Ryan Hana on to discuss the results from our Pulse of the Fans …

Episode 199 - Jonatan Berggren, Tyler Bertuzzi, & The NHL Department of Player Safety

November 16th, 2022


Jonatan Berggren makes his NHL debut amongst a slew of losses, Tyler Bertuzzi and Jake Walman return against Anaheim, and the NHL Department of Player Safety is still a joke. Plus an update on the World Cup of Hockey. 

Episode 198 - 3 Big Red Wings' Wins & A Mailbag

November 8th, 2022


We cover the highs and lows of the 3 game win streak before diving into a massive mailbag of your questions like are we buyers or sellers, who is our starting goalie, and is what we are doing repeatable!

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Episode 197 - Rasmussen & The Pain

November 3rd, 2022


This week we take a look at the Rasmussen suspension, the horrid losses, sloppy play, and some really painful defense.

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Episode 196 - Reverse Retro & Improvements

October 25th, 2022


This week we yell about the Reverse Retro jersey, take a look at the hot start of Dominik Kubalik, and how the Detroit Red Wings' special teams are improving greatly under Tanguay, Boughner, and Varady!

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Episode 195 - Starting the Season Strong

October 19th, 2022


We open the season with some positive news on the cap before jumping into the first 3 games of the season and the teams performance so far!

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Episode 194 - Elmer Söderblom & The Roster

October 12th, 2022


The season is here! This week we cover Elmer Söderblom's rise and the final 23 man roster!

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Episode 193 - Lucas Raymond & the Standouts

October 5th, 2022


We touch on the Barzal contract and how it could impact Dylan Larkin before jumping into the preseason standouts!

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Episode 192 - Training Camp & Preseason

September 29th, 2022


We break down the Lalonde interviews from camp before talking some preseason and taking questions!

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Episode 191 - Tournament Wrap-up & Yzerman Presser feat. Daniella Bruce

September 22nd, 2022


Detroit Red Wings' own Daniella Bruce is back to recap the standouts from the Traverse City prospect tournament and break down the Yzerman preseason …

Episode 190 - Prospect Tournament & PTOs

September 16th, 2022


This week we review the PTOs from around the league and the Jason Robertson debacle before covering the free agent invitees at the Red Wings camp 

Episode 189 - Detroit Sports Roundup feat. Eazy

September 7th, 2022


Eazy from Woodward Sports joins us to give an update on the Lions, Pistons, and Tigers before jumping into the Wings and why people are starting to …

Episode 188 - Larkin's Contract & Prospect Ranking

September 1st, 2022


This week we try and project Dylan Larkin's impending contract before ranking Red Wings top 10 prospects!

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Episode 187 - Red Wings Hot Take Theatre

August 24th, 2022


This week we discuss some hot takes for 2022-23 before camp and preseason get rolling!

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Episode 186 - Walman & the World Juniors

August 18th, 2022


This week we cover the Walman contract, prospects at the World Juniors, and take your mailbag questions!

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Episode 185 - The State of the Yzerplan feat. Oh Nyquist

August 9th, 2022


NHL Content Creator Oh Nyquist joins us to talk about how he got started, his outlook on the Yzerplan, and tricks Yzerman could have up his sleeve …

Episode 184 - Fundraising & Maximum Chaos

August 4th, 2022


We are fundraising for Vladdy! We also discuss the Kadri and Subban rumors and how Yzerman could still create chaos.

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Episode 183 - Vladdy & the Russian Five

July 26th, 2022


Author and former Free Press beat writer Keith Gave joins us to discuss the Russian Five, his new book Vlad the Impaler, and his thoughts on next …

Episode 182 - Updates & Roster Projections

July 19th, 2022


We run through the updates of the week before going into roster and line projections!

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Episode 181 - 2022 Draft Recap & Free Agency

July 14th, 2022


We break down the Wings draft class before jumping into day 1 of free agency and more Yzermagic!

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Episode 180 - Pre-Draft Wrap Up with Daniella Bruce

July 6th, 2022


We have Daniella Bruce back to discuss the Lalonde hiring, Yzerman's draft presser, and final thoughts on the draft!

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Episode 179 - Zetterberg, Rumors, & Mailbag

June 29th, 2022


We talk about Zetterberg's failed HoF bid, some trade rumors, and answer your mailbag questions!

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Episode 178 - Seider Takes Home the Calder!

June 22nd, 2022


This week we we talk about Seider's huge Calder win, conspiracy theories started by the Red Wing's social media team, and a couple of trade scenarios!

Episode 177 - No News is Bad News

June 14th, 2022


The yearly episode where the news cycle is dead. We cover the update on the coaching search, a bit about Berggren, where the rebuild could be headed, …

Episode 176 - 2022 Red Wings Draft Discussion

June 10th, 2022


Sports Illustrated and Hockey News prospect analyst Tony Ferrari (@TheTonyFerrari) joins us to recap some of the potential Red Wings' targets at 8 before diving a little into round 2 and finding the best names in the …

Episode 175 - Cuts & Contract Projections

June 3rd, 2022


This week we cover the cuts made in the system before projecting the contracts of some of the Wings that will be needing them in the next couple of …

Episode 174 - Edvinsson & Wings at the Worlds

May 26th, 2022


We give an update on the playoffs before discussing Edvinsson, the rebuild, and the Wings at the World Championships!

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Episode 173 - Playoffs, Pontus, & Mailbag

May 18th, 2022


Nolan Bianchi from the Detroit News joins us to fight Tyler about the Leafs and cover the Pontus news before answering your questions!

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Episode 172 - The 9th Annual Detroit Red Wings Awards

May 10th, 2022


We have Winging it in Motown contributor and Red Wings Meme Queen Sara (@Helmerroids) back to talk about her thoughts on the season and the 9th …

Episode 171 - A Farewell to Jeff Blashill

May 3rd, 2022


We cover the release of Jeff Blashill, break down the Yzerman press conference, and cover possible candidates for the coaching position!

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Episode 170 - Help is on the Way!

April 28th, 2022


Packed show this week! We discuss Simon Edvinsson, William Wallinder, and the new NHL/SHL agreement before covering Cossa and his nomination for WHL …

Episode 169 - In Defense of our Captain

April 19th, 2022


We are back this week to defend Dylan Larkin against the recent slander he is getting online before talking a bit about the anticipated change in …

Episode 168 - Andreasson, Moose, and Vrana

April 14th, 2022


This week we cover the signing of Pontus Andreasson before diving into the much improved Michael Rasmussen and The Vrana that keeps on giving. 

Episode 167 - The Great Zadina Debate

April 6th, 2022


Jake Rivard (@RivardNHL) from Winging it in Motown joins us to discuss the enigma that is Filip Zadina and the divide he has caused within the …

Episode 166 - Creating a Rift

March 30th, 2022


This week we rant about the Pittsburgh blowout, the questionable coaching decisions, and the reported rift between Blashill and some younger players. 

Episode 165 - Recapping the Deadline with Max Bultman

March 24th, 2022


Max Bultman from The Athletic joins us to recap the Wings trades before discussing Vrana, free agency, Norris & Calder candidates, and our views …

Episode 164 - Trade Deadline & the Skid

March 15th, 2022


We welcome back digital reporter and producer for the Detroit Red Wings Daniella Bruce to talk about what is behind this 5 game skid, why Mo Seider …

Episode 163 - Olli Juolevi & Danny DeKeyser

March 8th, 2022


This week we cover the waiver pickup of Olli Juolevi and where he fits in before discussing the waiving of DDK, Vrana's return, and questions about …

Episode 162 - Everyone Calm Down

March 2nd, 2022


This week we take a look at the Toronto debacle before digging into the Vrana overreactions and where Seider ranks among the league's top defensemen.

Episode 161 - Predicting the Future

February 23rd, 2022


We break down what the roster could look like next season with a few key free agent and rookie additions!

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Episode 160 - Management Moves & Trade Speculation

February 17th, 2022


We're back! We dive into the front office shuffle before giving updates on Vrana and Stecher and speculate what may happen at the trade deadline!

Episode 159 - Mid-Season Defense & Goalie Grades

February 1st, 2022


We wrap up our mid-season grades by taking a look at the Red Wings defense and goalie tandem.

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Episode 158 - Mid-Season Forward Grades

January 27th, 2022


We take a look at the week's news before handing out our mid-season forward report cards!

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Episode 157 - Mid-Season Mailbag!

January 18th, 2022


We are all together to recap the demise of Buffalo before we take a ton of questions in our mid-season mailbag from trade speculation to playoff …

Episode 156 - The Perfect Hire

January 14th, 2022


We marvel over the hire of Nick Lidstrom as VP of Hockey Ops and wonder what other moves may be made. Then we recap the garbage and Ken Hollands …

Episode 155 - Shark Killers & Zadina

January 8th, 2022


We take a look at the last few games before diving into the benching of Filip Zadina and what may come of it.

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Episode 154 - WJC Updates & CHEL Chat

December 30th, 2021


We get some updates on the Wings prospects at the now-canceled World Junior Championships before trying to figure out why EA is so bad at hockey …

Episode 153 - Oh Captain, My Captain!

December 23rd, 2021


We take a look at Larkin's viral generosity, his impact on the team, a Calgary conspiracy, and what the NHL will do with all that newfound free time!

Episode 152 - Wings Woes & World Juniors

December 14th, 2021


The guys are back to talk the losing streak, injuries, break the Robby Fabbri news, and cover the Wings that are at the World Junior's camps!

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Episode 151 - Olympic Regrets & Mailbag

November 30th, 2021


The guys are back together to talk about Sweden's Olympic hockey regrets before taking fan questions on our road record, special teams, and more!

Episode 150 - Griffins Prospects & Trade Rambling

November 28th, 2021


Brandon and Ethan join Greg to talk about the Red Wings hopefuls in Grand Rapids before speculating way too early on who could be traded at the …

Episode 149 - Finding A New Scapegoat

November 17th, 2021


We recap last week's games before diving into the Zadina hate, Veleno's recall, and give some love to Larkin and Blash.

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Episode 148 - The Tale of Two Teams

November 9th, 2021


The guys take a look at the past 4 games, defend the captain, fawn more over our rookies, and debate the Wings all-star selection(s)

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Episode 147 - D-Mac is Back!

November 2nd, 2021


The one and only Darren McCarty joins the show to talk about the state of the team, their will to fight, his favorite Bob Probert moment, and more!

Episode 146 - Breaking Rookie Records w/ Jake Rivard

October 26th, 2021


Winging it in Motown's Jake Rivard joins us to take out the trash before diving into the dismantling of the Blackhawks and the torrid pace of our …

Episode 145 - Detroit Red Wings vs Everybody

October 21st, 2021


The Wings are back and feisty! We chat about the gong show that was the Tampa game, the renewed fight of the Wings, and the victory over Vancouver.

Episode 144 - Stats w/ JFresh & The Final Roster

October 12th, 2021


Special guest Jack Fraser (@JFreshHockey) joins us to break down his player cards and talk stats vs eye test. Then the guys break down the 23 man …

Episode 143 - Prospect Pondering w/ Tony Ferrari

October 6th, 2021


Prospect savant and NHL draft analyst for The Hockey News Tony Ferrari joins us to swoon over Lucas Raymond and Mo Seider before diving into some 2021 draftees and a way to early look at 2022. Then Ryan and Greg do a …

Episode 142 - On to Preseason w/ Daniella Bruce!

September 28th, 2021


Red Wings Media Queen Daniella Bruce (@daniellabruce_) joins us to wrap up training camp, talk T-Bone, and look forward to the preseason before guys …

Episode 141 - Talking Tourney with Max Bultman

September 22nd, 2021


The Athletic's Max Bultman (@m_bultman) joins us to review the prospect tournament, predict the roster, and talk some Seider!

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Episode 140 - Red Wings and the Olympics

September 15th, 2021


We predict what current Red Wings will make their countries teams as well as a few dark horses that could surprise!

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Episode 139 - Prospect Tournament Invitees & Survey Results

September 9th, 2021


We gloss over the Hronek contract before reviewing the prospect tournament roster and discussing some of the Athletics fan survey results!

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Episode 138 - Offer Sheets & Camp Hopes

September 2nd, 2021


We cover the end of the Petruzzelli saga, the Kotkaniemi offer sheet, Montreal media babies, and our hopes for training camp!

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Episode 137 - The Great Scramble of 2021

August 25th, 2021


After technical difficulties push back a guest, we scramble to report the week in Red Wings news in this slaphappy episode.

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Episode 136 - Jersey Ads & Mail Bag

August 20th, 2021


We lament about jersey ads before taking your mailbag questions!

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Episode 135 - Vranarama, WAR, & Rafalski

August 10th, 2021


The guys talk about Jakub Vrana and his contract, teach Tyler about WAR, and ask why Rafalski isn't in the HOF.

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Episode 134 - Free Agency, Bertuzzi, and Arbitration

August 5th, 2021


We take a look at the moves made in free agency, reaffirm our belief in the Yzerplan, cover the Bertuzzi signing, and calm the panic over arbitration.

Episode 133 - Pre Free Agency News & Draft Recap

July 29th, 2021


We discuss the events leading up to free agency and before profiling the 2021 Red Wings draft picks!

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Episode 132 - Talking Draft With Jared Brown

July 21st, 2021


We sit down with Jared Brown (@JaredBrownn97) from Draft Prospects Hockey to dig into the first and second round of the draft before talking the Nick …

Episode 131 - Bertuzzi Buzz & NHL Madness

July 15th, 2021


This week we take a look at everything from the Landeskog news to Minnesota buyouts before diving into the Bertuzzi speculation.

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Episode 130 - Coaching Change & Contract Projections

July 7th, 2021


We cover the hiring of Alex Tanguay and the apparent departure of Keith Petruzzelli before trying to predict term and cap on our free agents!

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Episode 129 - Special Guest Daniella Bruce!

June 29th, 2021


Daniella Bruce (@daniellabruce_), Detroit Red Wings digital media specialist and host of The Word on Woodward joins the guys to talk about the …

Episode 128 - NHL Draft Profiles Part 2

June 23rd, 2021


Time for part 2 of the draft prospect profiles. We answer an interesting question before diving into scouting reports on Mason McTavish, Chaz Lucius, …

Episode 127 - NHL Draft Profiles Part 1

June 16th, 2021


The guys are back with part 1 of their draft prospect profiles. We cover the week's news before diving into scouting reports on Kent Johnson, Luke …

Episode 126 - The Massive Mailbag

June 8th, 2021


We answer a ton of fan questions about the draft, expansion, and random nonsense!

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Episode 125 - Lottery Results & Rebuilds

June 5th, 2021


The guys go over the lottery results and how the Red Wings can rebuild without a lottery pick.

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Episode 124 - Bringing Home Berggren

May 25th, 2021


We cover the Berggren signing, Raymond news, and talk about the upcoming assistant coach search.

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Episode 123 - The Return of Jeff Blashill

May 20th, 2021


We get down to business covering day 1 of player pressers before diving into Yzermans comments, the return of Blash, and the season to season changes …

Episode 122 - Jack Eichel & the Season Recap

May 13th, 2021


The guys put their stamp on the Eichel trade talk before recapping how the Wings performed compared to last season.

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Episode 121 - The 8th Annual Red Wings Awards

May 6th, 2021


Greg and Ryan chat with noted meme queen and co-host of the Fer Sure! Podcast Sara (@helmerroids) about the 8th Annual Red Wings awards, get her take …

Episode 120 - IT'S VELENO SZN!

April 30th, 2021


Tyler and Greg review Joe Veleno's career since his draft up to his premiere before covering the second TV partner deal.

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Episode 119 - Leave Larkin Alone

April 23rd, 2021


The guys discuss the hot start of Vrana, Rasmussen's play, and the recent Larkin bashing.

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Episode 118 - Farewell Anthony Mantha

April 14th, 2021


Our Trade Deadline Special! We break down the blockbuster Anthony Mantha trade and cover the other departing Red Wings from the week.

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Episode 117 - Trap Wins & More Trade Talk

April 1st, 2021


The guys talk about the trap wins against Columbus, Patrik Laine, and more trade rumblings on Glendening and Bernier.

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Episode 116 - Draft Lottery Changes & Prospect News

March 24th, 2021


The guys sit down to talk about the approved changes to the NHL draft lottery and the accomplishments of Albin Grewe and Keith Petruzzelli.

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Episode 115 - Talking Trades w/ Max Bultman

March 17th, 2021


The guys sit down with Max Bultman (@M_Bultman) from The Athletic to get his take on the season so far and the expectations for this seasons trade …

Episode 114 - Sitting Svechnikov & TV Deals!`

March 12th, 2021


They boys sit down to discuss Hronek's spotty play, the questionable benching of Svechnikov, and the exciting new ESPN TV deal!

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Episode 113 - UFA & RFA Yays or Nays

March 4th, 2021


Greg, Ryan, and Tyler take a look at the 2021-22 UFAs and RFAs and decide who should stay and who should go. Then they dive into just a little trade …

Episode 112 - Finally Competitive

February 17th, 2021


The gang takes a look at a more competitive Wings team, the brutal special teams, and why we aren't allowed to praise players anymore. 

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Episode 111 - Smith's Ascent & Mantha's Demise

February 11th, 2021


After some technical difficulties, @bringingthewing and @rdryan33 sit down to discuss the last 4 games, Givani Smith's impressive display, and the …

Episode 110 - Rasmussen's Reassignment

February 3rd, 2021


This week the guys go over Rasmussen's demotion to GR, Hirose's play, Seider's injury, and the Wing's last 4 games. 

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Episode 109 - Coaching in Crisis

January 26th, 2021


This week we take a look at the disastrous weekend, the coaching pitfalls, Mantha's meltdown, and some mailbag questions!

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Episode 108 - The Ups and Downs of Week One

January 19th, 2021


Greg, Tyler, and Ryan discuss the positives and negatives from the first 3 games as well as the current fan complaints. 

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Episode 107 - Roster Revealed, It's Game Time!

January 14th, 2021


Greg, Tyler, and Ryan sit down to discuss the Roster and Taxi Squad before taking your pre-puckdrop mailbag questions!

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Episode 106 - WJC Wrap Up & Scrimmage Coverage

January 6th, 2021


Greg and Ryan wrap up the Wing's prospects at the World Juniors before covering the first scrimmage and a post game Blashill interview. 

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Episode 105 - The Schedule and Taxi Squad Talk

December 30th, 2020


Greg and Tyler talk about the 2020-21 schedule, recap an Yzerman presser, and talk about how the Wings taxi squad may look! 

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Episode 104 - The Boys Are Back!

December 17th, 2020


Greg, Ryan, and Tyler have returned from their hiatus to talk about the prospects that made the WJC, who has impressed so far, and what it will take …

Episode 103 - Realignment & Roster Shake-Up

October 21st, 2020


Starting with the Blackhawks rebuild, they guys go around the league, discuss a possible realignment, and try to solve the roster dilemma. 

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Episode 102 - 2020 NHL Draft & Free Agency

October 13th, 2020


The guys tackle the Red Wings 2020 draft and highlight some selections before moving on to the mastermind that is Steve Yzerman and his moves in free …

Episode 101 - Red Wings Updates and Mailbag

September 30th, 2020


Greg, Ryan, and Tyler, after several technical difficulties, congratulate the Bolts, run through the Wings signings and trades, and answer your …

Episode 100 - Draft Discussion w/ Tony Ferrari

September 1st, 2020


Special guest Tony Ferrari from the Dobber DraftCast joins Greg and Ryan to answer your questions about the upcoming draft and discuss a few options …

Episode 99 - Locking up Fabbri and Bubble Rumors

August 25th, 2020


Greg, Ryan, and Tyler go over the newly signed Fabbri deal, Zadina's first game back, and some UFA talk before jumping into playoffs and next season …

Episode 98 - Avoiding a Lottery Disaster

August 11th, 2020


Ryan (@rdryan33) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) cover the rookie movement and Svechnikov extension before diving into the phase 2 lottery results, the …

Episode 97 - Kraken, Rumors, and Bubbles

July 24th, 2020


Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Tyler (@Sealdog91) discuss the NHL Seattle unveiling, a couple of Red Wings rumors, the CBA, and the return to play …

Episode 96 - The Doomsday Scenario

June 30th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) discuss (rather forcefully) the results of the draft lottery and how bad it makes …

Episode 95 - Rookie Signing and Playoff Decisions

June 7th, 2020


Greg (@Bringingthewing) and Ryan (@rdryan33) talk about the signing of Albert Johansson, some of Yzerman's recent remarks, and the movement on NHL …

Episode 94 - Return to Play & Lottery Madness

May 28th, 2020


Greg (@Bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) are back to discuss the approved return to play format and the screw up that is the …

Episode 93 - We Might Finish the Season!

April 30th, 2020


Greg (@Bringingthewing), Ryan (@Rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) are back to talk about the possible plan to resume the season, the timeline, and a …

Episode 92 - The 68 Game Rollback Proposal

April 12th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) talk about the proposed change to playoff seeding, North Dakota talk ramps up, and …

Episode 91 - Don't Mess with the Lottery

April 2nd, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) are taking the "no sports" world in stride. Recapping the proposed changes to the draft lottery and checking in on the players in their free time. 

Episode 90 - No Sports Update and Playoff Picture

March 22nd, 2020


Greg (@BringingTheWing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) give an update on the crazy world of no sports and take a look at what the playoffs …

Episode 89 - Pre-Corona Shutdown Wins!

March 13th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) chat about the wins against Chicago and Tampa, the top line's red hot play, Biega and Bowey, Gagner's bad luck, and Tyler's Doppelganger!

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Episode 88 - 2020 Cap & the Home Stretch

March 6th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), and Ryan (@Rdryan33) talk a bit about Gagner and Timashov before diving into the remainder of the season and the cap …

Episode 87 - Trade Day Recap 19-20

February 25th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@Rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) review some of the big trades from around the league before giving their analysis on the Red Wings trades, waiver pickups, and the Yzerman presser. 

Episode 86 - The Trade Market Heats Up

February 21st, 2020


Greg (@BringingThe Wing), Ryan (@Rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) go around the league with some news before breaking down the flurry of trades and …

Episode 85 - A Decade of Trades

February 9th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@Rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) give a quick team update before talking through the past 10 years of trades …

Episode 84 - Mid-Season Draft Report w/ @theTonyFerrari

February 1st, 2020


Tony Ferrari (@theTonyFerrari) from Dobber Prospects and Future Considerations joins the guys to talk about where the top of the draft stands, some …

Episode 83 - How Howie got his Groove Back

January 24th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) talk about Jimmy Howard's turnaround, Dylan Larkin's surge, some Givani Smith, and …

Episode 82 - The Blame Game & Trade Talk

January 17th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@Rdryan33), and Tyler (@sealdog91) talk about exactly how bad the team is and who might be a buyout candidate before …

Episode 81 - Wings at the Worlds & the All-Star Game

January 10th, 2020


Greg (@bringingthewing), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) are back after their New Year's break to discuss the Wings prospects World Juniors performances and the All-Star game selection plus whether or not Brian Burke is right. 

Episode 80 - The Airing of Grievances & Mailbag

December 25th, 2019


Happy Holidays! Greg (@Bringingthewing), Tyler (@Sealdog91), and Ryan (@Rdryan33) celebrate the Festivus tradition of The Airing of Grievances and …

Episode 79 - Death to the Woo!

December 21st, 2019


Ryan (@rdryan33) and Greg (@bringingthewing) break down the end of the streak, the decision to keep Zadina up, the goalie dilemma, and the newest …

Episode 78 - Up and Down and Up and Down

December 15th, 2019


Greg (@Bringingthewing) and Tyler (@Sealdog91) discuss the coaching carousel (recorded before Winnipeg 2), what needs to be done, and the constant …

Episode 77 - Zadina & Coaching Conundrums

December 5th, 2019

Greg (@bringingthewing), Tyler (@Sealdog91), and Ryan (@Rdryn33) discuss the call-up and mishandling of Zadina as well as the Bill Peters and Babcock …

Episode 76 - Robby Fabbri and the RFA Future

November 21st, 2019

Greg (@Bringingthewing), Ryan (@Rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) are back to talk about the acquisition of Robby Fabbri, the future of the RFAs, and …

Episode 75 - The Darren McCarty Special

November 7th, 2019

Mr. Grind Line himself Darren McCarty joins the guys to talk about everything from his podcast, to cannabis, and retiring Fedorov's number! Go check out and give Grind Time Podcast a …

Episode 74 - Yzerman Strikes Again

November 1st, 2019

Tyler and Greg discuss the acquisition of Brendan Perlini and the demotion of Evgeny Svechnikov before recapping the end of the losing streak. There …

Episode 73 - They Waived Ericsson!

October 24th, 2019

Greg, Ryan, and Tyler discuss the waiving of veteran D Jonathan Ericsson and the return of Svechnikov before recapping the last 5 games giving the outlook on the next 5.   Remember to use promo code GRINDLINE at …

Episode 72 - Hitting the Skids and Svechnikov

October 17th, 2019

The guys recap the last 3 games and pinpoint exactly what is going wrong in a couple losses are right in a win. They also dive into the curious case of Evgeny Svechnikov and list their hopes for the Vancouver game! …

Episode 71 - The Harbingers of Reality

October 11th, 2019

Greg, Ryan, and Tyler discuss Mantha's monster start and the MLB line before bringing everyone back to reality. They also cover the Griffin's …

Episode 70 - Roster is Set, 0-0-0

October 3rd, 2019

Greg, Ryan, and Tyler kick off the season by discussing Seider to GR, the 23 man roster, and the dumb comment of the week. Hockey is back!   Remember …

Episode 69 - Preseason Prospect Profiles

September 26th, 2019

Greg, Tyler, and Ryan discuss how the prospects have performed in the preseason so far, who needs work, and who should get a look in the regular …

Episode 68 - HOCKEY IS BACK!!! (2019-20)

September 19th, 2019

The guys are super pumped! While watching the first preseason game they recap Soderblom's first game in the SHL u20, Talk a bit about Svechnikov, and …

Episode 67 - Goodbye Kronwall, Hello Prospects

September 12th, 2019

Greg, Ryan, and Tyler are all back to talk about the departure of Kronwall and recap the Traverse City Prospects Tournament. Also, calm down about …

Episode 66 - Beer, Erne, & The Front Office

August 21st, 2019

Greg (@BringingTheWing), and Ryan (@Rdryan33) announce the official beer of The Grind Line Podcast as well as a partnership before they dive into the …

Episode 65 - We're So Bored, Send Help

August 8th, 2019

Greg (@bringingthewing) and Ryan (@Rdryan33) are going insane with the lack of offseason news. They talk about a minor hire, the World Junior Summer …

Episode 64 - Roster Projections & Leafs Fans

July 24th, 2019

Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Ryan (@RdRyan33) breakdown our projections line by line for the 2019-20 season and talk about the cap and roster trouble …

Episode 63 - Nothings Happening, Mailbag Time!

July 15th, 2019

The boredom of offseason has hit so the guys dove into some mailbag questions to discuss prospects, the state of the Atlantic, Anthony Mantha, and …

Episode 62 - Free Agent Reactions and Dev Camp!

July 3rd, 2019

The guys react to the first day of free-agent signings as the news just kept coming on Monday. Then it's impressions from the Red v White dev camp …

Episode 61 - Free Agent Primer feat. Sara

June 28th, 2019

The guys welcome Twitter Meme Queen and Winging it in Motown contributor Sara (@helmerroids) to the show to talk about free agency targets as well as …

Episode 60 - 2019 Draft Recap: What Seider You On?

June 23rd, 2019

Greg (@bringingthewing) and Tyler (@sealdog91) break down each of the 11 Red Wings picks in the 2019 NHL draft with stats and impressions before …

Episode 59 - GLORIA! and the Wing's Future

June 15th, 2019

Greg (@BringingTheWing), Tyler (@Sealdog91), and Ryan (@Rdryan33) recap game 7 and the glorious Blues victory, chat about the upcoming draft party, …

Episode 58 - Potential Picks/Griffins Exodus

June 5th, 2019

We are back! This week Greg, Tyler, and Ryan dive into the possibility of Trevor Zegras or Cole Caufield in the upcoming draft as well as some …

Episode 57 - Bruised Plums & Curses

May 24th, 2019

In this weeks episode, Greg (@bringingthewing) and Ryan (@rdryan33) make plenty of reaction noises while discussing Larkin's injury at the Worlds and chat about a newly discovered curse on the Wings that can be easily …

Episode 56 - The Worlds and Trade Talk

May 15th, 2019

Tyler (@sealdog91), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Greg (@bringingthewing) discuss the impact Mantha and Hronek are having at the 2019 IIHF World Tournament and dig into a couple of proposed trade scenarios to move up in the …

Episode 55 - Our Farewell to Ken Holland

May 10th, 2019

Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@sealdog91) bid farewell to Ken Holland with some impressive stats and some infuriating low …

Episode 54 - The Datsyuk Dilemma

May 2nd, 2019

This week the gang (@bringingthewing, @rdryan33, and @sealdog91) is back again talking a little about Joe Veleno before diving into the rumors of a possible Pavel Datsyuk return and why that is or isn't a bad …

Episode 53 - Stevie Came Home!

April 25th, 2019

The prodigal son returns! Greg (@bringingthewing), Ryan (@RdRyan33), and finally Tyler (@Sealdog91) sit down to talk about how the return of Yzerman affects both the team and the rebuild and share in some Tampa Bay …

Episode 52 - The 6th Annual Red Wings Awards With Sara!

April 17th, 2019

Winging It in Mowtown writer and noted meme artist Sara (@helmerroids) joins the guys to talk about the 6th Annual Detroit Red Wings Awards! Join us as we air our votes and talk about how different awards were brought …

Episode 51 - Bingo Ball Blasphemy!

April 12th, 2019

Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Ryan (@rdryan33) listen live as the Wings get screwed once again in the draft lottery. They also answer questions from the mailbag about draft picks, goalies, and the rebuild. Remember to …

Episode 50 - Draft Prospect Roundup

March 28th, 2019

In the 50th episode of The Grind Line Podcast, Tyler (@Sealdog91) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) talk about the most likely prospects available to the Wings between picks 2 and 6. These are the guys not names Jack …

Episode 49 - March Sadness and Mr. Lindsay

March 13th, 2019

In this episode Greg (@bringinthewing) and Ryan (@rdryan33) talk about the abysmal month and a half put up by the Wings, the maximum effort by Zadina, and the passing of Ted Lindsay.    Check out our merch below and …

Episode 48 - Trade Deadline Recap with Max Bultman

February 28th, 2019

The Athletic's Max Bultman (@m_Bultman) joins the gang to give his reactions to the 2019 trade deadline as they discuss how Holland fared and how we …

Episode 47 - Trade Rumors and Prospect Profiles

February 20th, 2019

The crew sits down to talk about the trade rumors involving Nick Jensen and the bleak outlook for the rest of the season. Then they lift our spirits …

Episode 46 - Next Stop, Trade Deadline

February 13th, 2019

In this weeks episode, the guys discuss their hopes and dreams for the trade deadline and talk about how easy it was to piss off an entire …

Episode 45 - Mailbags and Misery!

February 1st, 2019

In this weeks episode Greg (@BringingTheWing), Tyler (@Sealdog91), and Ryan (@RdRyan33) talk about the benching of Cholowski, the horrible Holland …

Episode 44 - 2018-19 Midseason Grades Pt.2

January 22nd, 2019

Greg (@BringingTheWing), Ryan (@RdRyan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) grade the defensemen and goalies at the midseason mark of the 2018-19 season. Try not to get angry while we cover standouts (and not for good reasons) …

Episode 43 - 2018-19 Midseason Grades

January 13th, 2019

The gang breaks down the 2018-19 forward class and how they have performed up to the halfway point. Join Greg (@BringingTheWing), Ryan (@RdRyan33), and Tyler (@sealdog91) as we try not to cry about the performance so …

Episode 42 - The Boys Are Back In Town!

December 28th, 2018

The boys are back! After a brief hiatus Greg (@BringingTheWing), Tyler (@Sealdog91), and Ryan (@RdRyan33) usher in the new year by talking about Zadina and Veleno in the World Juniors, the state of the team, and as …

Episode 41 - The Zadina Experience

November 18th, 2018

This week Greg (@bringingthewing) and Ryan (@rdryan33) review our Joel Quenneville Twitter poll, Talk about Zadina's hot streak in Grand Rapids, and …

Episode 40 - Oh Captain My Captain

November 4th, 2018

This Week Tyler (@Sealdog91) returns to chat with Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Ryan (@rdryan33) about Michael Rasmussen's development, the Dylan Larkin surge, and the inconsistencies of the team from where they stand …

Episode 39 - We Suck: Mailbag Edition

October 27th, 2018

Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Ryan (@rdryan33)  talk about the Red Wings bright spot this season and answer questions from Facebook and Twitter in this …

Episode 38 - #LoseForHughes

October 18th, 2018

After the first few weeks, things arent looking good for the Wings. Greg (@BringingTheWing), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@Sealdog91) talk about the LCA seat debacle, our player impressions so far, and why people seem …

Episode 37 - We're Back Baby!

October 5th, 2018

In the season opening episode Tyler (@Sealdog91), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Greg (@BringingTheWing) talk about opening night roster, the demotion of …

Episode 36 - So Many Things, Plus Mailbag!

September 15th, 2018

In this episode Ryan (@Rdryan33) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) run the latest news table with topics like Tyler Seguin's contract, the return of the captain of Detroit, and the prospect tournament. They also answer …

Episode 35 - Larkinsanity, Z, and the Cap

August 23rd, 2018

We're back for another dead season episode. Tyler (@sealdog91), Ryan (@rdryan33) , and Greg (@BringingTheWing) dish on the Larkin contract, read some bad takes from facebook, and chat about Zetterberg's demise and how …

Episode 34 - The Zetterberg Saga

July 31st, 2018

This time Tyler (@Sealdog91), Ryan (@Rdryan33) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) discuss Zetterberg's game of chicken with the Wings and which rookies …

Episode 33 - Free Agent Frenzy and Twitter Q&A

July 4th, 2018

In this episode Tyler (@Saeldog91), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Greg (@BringingTheWing) discuss the development camp scrimmage, Holland's performance in …

Episode 32 - FA Rumblings and Draft Stars

June 30th, 2018

Tyler (@Sealdog91) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) talk a bit about the free agent rumors surrounding the Wings and recap the draft with our impressions! Dont mind the little feedback for about 10 seconds! --- Send in a …

Episode 31 - Name Changes and Mock Drafts

June 22nd, 2018

Now known as The Grind Line Podcast! Tyler (@Sealdog91), Ryan (@RdRyan33), and Greg (@BringingtheWing) break down their mock draft of the top 10 with a few surprise twists ! --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 30 - Let's Make A Deal!

June 13th, 2018

After a leave of absence, the guys are back! Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Ryan (@RdRyan33) talk about the possible free agent targets for the Red …

Episode 29 - Red Wings Draft Watch

May 6th, 2018

Tyler (@Sealdog91), Ryan (@Rdryan33) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) break down who will most likely be available for the Wings at number 6 and some …

Episode 28 - Post Season Mailbag!

April 20th, 2018

Greg (@bringingthewing), Tyler (@sealdog91), and Ryan (@rdryan33) answer your post season questions! --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast:

Episode 27 - The Ken Holland Conundrum

April 2nd, 2018

In this episode Tyler (@GhostOfDatsyuk), Tess (@tmdudleyXO), Ryan (@RDRyan33), and Greg (@BringingTheWing) try to make it through discussing the …

Episode 26 - Positive Vibes

March 20th, 2018

This week it's all sunshine and rainbows and Tess (@tmdudleyxo), Ryan (@rdryan33), and Tyler (@GhostOfDatsyuk) talk about the young core of players, Stanley Cup contenders, and things that make us happy (so pretty much …

Episode 25 - The Coreau Experiments

March 11th, 2018

In this episode Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Tyler (@GhostOfDatsyuk) discuss the predictable fall of Mrazek in Philly, the even harder fall of Coreau, and why bringing up Svechnikov may not matter due to coaching and …

Episode 24 - Post Deadline Reactions

February 27th, 2018

In this weeks episode Greg (@BringingTheWing), Tyler (@GhostOfDatsyuk), Tess (@tmDudleyXO), and newcomer Ryan (@rdRyan33) go around the league on the trade deadline before settling down and talking about the ups and …

Episode 23 - Trade Deadline Mailbag '18

February 23rd, 2018

Greg (@bringingthewing) and Tyler (@ghostofdatsyuk) answer your questions leading up to the 2018 NHL trade deadline! --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast:

Episode 22 - Blashing Through the Snow

February 17th, 2018

On this episode, Tyler (@Tyler_Sealey) and Greg (@BringingTheWing) talk about the trade deadline locks and how much we love Jeff Blashill (We don't. We don't love him at all.) as well as a possible look into the Red …

Episode 21 - Seeing Green & Defensive Dumps

January 31st, 2018

Tess (@tmdudleyxo), Tyler (@Tyler_Sealey), and Greg (@BringingTheWing) take a look at the All-Star Weekend and give our half-point grades for our D-Core. Heres a clue, they suck. --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 20 - Let's Make A Deal!

January 21st, 2018

In this episode Greg (@BringingTheWing) and Tyler (@Tyler_Sealey) discuss the trade deadline and who the Red Wings might move, their value, and if we are ok with moving them or not. Making better decisions than Ken …

Episode 19 - All-Stars and Progress Reports

January 12th, 2018

Tess, Tyler, and Greg talk about the Atlantic Division All-Star roster and give mid season grades for the Red Wings forwards. Follow @WingedOctopus …

Episode 18- Pre-Holiday Around The League

December 22nd, 2017

Tess, Tyler, and Greg discuss the Oilers, the Golden Knights, the Refs, and other hockey stuff on their pre-holiday wrap-up! --- Send in a voice …

WO Special: 2018 World Junior Preview

December 20th, 2017

In this Winged Octopus Special show Tyler, and Kayla are joined by guest Jake Baskin to talk about the upcoming 2018 World Junior Hockey Championship in Buffalo, NY. --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 17- Ho Ho Horrible

December 19th, 2017

Greg and Tyler do a little back and forth, asking our most burning questions all while lamenting about the state of the Wings organization. Just a hint, almost everything is bad. --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 16: Reckoning

December 8th, 2017

This is by far one of the best podcasts the WO has ever done but it was for the wrong reasons as Tess, Greg, and Tyler recap the Habs 10-1 rout over the Wings. --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 15: Rapid Fire!

November 17th, 2017

On this episode of the Winged Octopus Tess, Tyler, and Greg have a little fun with something different than just a regular old podcast. Listen to …

Episode 14: Manthamania

November 16th, 2017

On this edition Tyler and Greg talk about the Red Wings upcoming home stand, Playoff odds, Anthony Mantha, and much much more. --- Send in a voice message: Support …

Episode 13: Blash's Blender

November 9th, 2017

On this episode of the Winged Octpus Tess, and Tyler talk about the wonderful blender that Jeff Blashill has been using to mix the lines, Wings …

Episode 12: Red Wings Faux or Show

October 21st, 2017

On this edition of the Winged Octopus podcast Tyler, and Greg talk about the Red Wings last 3 games, Petr Mrazek's start in Vegas, and much much more! --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 11: A Bout Frk'n Time

October 13th, 2017

On this edition of the Winged Octopus Tyler, Tanner, and Tess talk about the Red Wings Home Opener at LCA, The games against Ottawa/Dallas, as well as much much more. --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 10: New Arena, Who Dis?

September 16th, 2017

On this episode of Winged Octopus Tanner, Tess, and Tyler talk about the opening of Little Caesars Arena, The Andreas Athanasiou contract stuation, and much more things Wings. Also a big welcome to NEW producer …

Episode 9: Mailbag

August 23rd, 2017

On this episode of Winged Octopus Tess, Tanner, and Tyler answer questions from followers. There is also some ranting that goes on but we won't spoil …

Episode 8: Tomas Tatar

July 27th, 2017

We react to the Tomas Tatar extension. Can Dylan Larkin play center? Could Jimmy Howard play 50-55 games this season? We also discuss the bittersweet …

Episode 7: w/ George Malik

July 14th, 2017

The Red Wings and Tomas Tatar are far apart from a new contract deal. The Winged Octopus crew discuss what the hold up is and what could happen with …

Episode 6: Free Agency

July 5th, 2017

Tyler and Tanner react to Ken Holland's moves, as well as Free Agency as a whole, and again talk a little about the never ending goalie situation in …

Episode 5: Direction of the Franchise

July 1st, 2017

What is the state of the franchise? On this episode Tanner and Tyler break down the direction of the Detroit Red Wings. What is Ken Holland's plan …

Episode 4: Off Season Outlook

June 23rd, 2017

With the Off-season here, We take a look at what could come for the Detroit Red Wings in the off-season. The franchise is currently in a rebuild with …

Episode 3: Preds vs Pens

June 3rd, 2017

As the series swing to Nashville, the Winged Octopus crew are joined by two guests to discuss the Stanley Cup Final. Ally who is a fellow Pittsburgh Penguins fan and Ultimate Predator from Predneck Nation! --- Send …

Episode 2: Stanley Cup Final Preview

May 30th, 2017

The Stanley Cup Final is set! The Winged Octopus crew preview the Stanley Cup Final and make their predictions on who they think will hoist the cup at the end of the series. --- Send in a voice message:

Episode 1: A New Beginning

May 22nd, 2017


Winged Octopus Podcast returns to review the season that was for the Detroit Red Wings. After missing the postseason for the first time in 26 years, we discuss what happened and what will the franchise do next? --- Send …

WO Podcast (Ft. George Malik)

March 25th, 2017

The crew is joined by Kukla's Korner's own George Malik to discuss all things Red Wings. --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast:

Winged Octopus- Mantha/Playoff talk/Blashill

March 19th, 2017

The team discusses Jeff Blashill, The benching of Anthony Mantha, and the current playoff picture --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast:
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