The Lightning unveiled a new podcast series 'The Block Party with Dan Girardi', featuring the former Bolts defenseman along with co-host Seth Kushner. The new podcast series is available now on TampaBayLightning.com and wherever fans download their favorite podcasts, including Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, iHeart Radio and more.
Various guests with ties to the Lightning will be joining Girardi and Kushner each week on the Block Party. In the podcast debut, set to air on Wednesday, October 23, the two discuss Dan's career and how he has adapted to retired life. Girardi, 35, skated in 927 career NHL games with the New York Rangers and Lightning, posting 56 goals and 264 points. He spent the past two seasons in Tampa Bay, becoming a fan favorite for his fearless play. Girardi is the NHL's all-time leader for blocked shots with 1,954. Kushner is a Tampa Bay radio veteran of 18 years, most recently working at 102.5 The Bone as a radio personality.