Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin joined NHL Live to discuss the first two weeks of the regular season and the stretch that earned him the League's First Star for the week ending Oct. 19.
Seguin has four goals and eight points, including his fifth career hat trick and game-winning goal Oct. 14 against the Columbus Blue Jackets, in his past three games to help Dallas earn five out of a possible six points and improve to 2-1-2 entering their game Tuesday against the Vancouver Canucks at American Airlines Center. The run includes a career-high four assists in a 6-5 overtime loss to the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday
The Tampa Bay Lightning and Edmonton Oilers have the spotlight to themselves Monday as the only teams playing on the NHL schedule, and NHL Live with Steve Mears and E.J. Hradek, at 5 p.m. ET on NHL Network, will have it covered with NHL.com correspondent Derek Van Diest joining the program at 6:45 p.m. from the Arena Cam at Rexall Place.
Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin, who has four goals and eight points in his past three games and was named the League's First Star of the Week on Monday, will phone in at 5:30 p.m. to discuss his torrid stretch.
We'll also play a game of "Panic or Patience" with NHL teams that are struggling in the early-going.
NHL Live with Steve Mears and E.J. Hradek, at 5 p.m. ET on NHL Network, will welcome San Jose Sharks defenseman Jason Demers to the studio Friday to discuss their 3-0-1 start. The segment with Demers airs at 5:30 p.m.
Boedker, the eighth pick in the 2008 NHL Draft, also had an assist as part of a career-high four-point night in a win that improved the Coyotes' record to 2-0-1.
"It's always fun to contribute, always fun to score when you win and being able to contribute that way," Boedker said. "[Wednesday] night it came full circle and I ended up getting the third goal. It's obviously a big, new experience and a fun experience."
NHL Live with Steve Mears and E.J. Hradek, at 5 p.m. ET on NHL Network, has a special guest on Thursday as U.S. Olympian Hilary Knight will be in the studio at 5:30 p.m. to talk about her recent experience practicing with the Anaheim Ducks and USA Hockey's "Girls Try Hockey" program.
It's a seven-game night in the NHL featuring the Boston Bruins visiting the Montreal Canadiens (7:30 p.m. ET, NHLN-US, SN360). Bruins analyst Andy Brickley joins us from the Arena Cam at Bell Centre at 6:05 p.m. to preview the action.
NHL Insider Bob McKenzie joined NHL Live in studio to discuss his new book, "Hockey Confidential."
"I really wanted it to be different," McKenzie said. "One of the things that I've really gotten away from in my job, where it's 140 characters at a time on Twitter or 40 seconds on television, is to do some longform storytelling. I ran across some stories that I thought were interesting, that people hadn't heard before, and decided that was the kind of book I wanted to write."
NHL Live with Steve Mears and E.J. Hradek, at 5 p.m. ET on NHL Network, sets up the latest edition of Wednesday Night Rivalry featuring the Detroit Red Wings and Boston Bruins by welcoming in NBCSN analyst Pierre McGuire from the Arena Cam at Joe Louis Arena at 6:15 p.m.
One of broadcasting's top hockey commentators, Bob McKenzie, has a new book: "Hockey Confidential." McKenzie will be in studio at 5:30 p.m. to share some of his stories about the game.
Movember CEO Adam Garone joins NHL Live in studio at 5:40 p.m. to preview Hockey Fights Cancer month.