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Stay WILD & up to date in the world of hockey with The Hockey Podcast Network. Live Streams Every Sunday & Wednesday 730pm CTNew Podcast Every Monday , Wednesday & Friday talking Minnesota & NHL Hockey, and Craft Beer. The Hockey Podcast Network offers a unique podcast dedicated to your favorite NHL teams and more! Find all shows on thehockeypodcastnetwork.com OR wherever you get your podcasts from. Make sure you follow The Hockey Podcast Network on Twitter @hockeypodnet as well as your favorite host @TheSotaPod. Show: The Sota Pod Twitter: @ TheSotaPod Host: @VISportsTalk

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    Episode 64: Houston, TX - Feat. Cole Wehner & Brett Chynoweth

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2023 38:04


    We head back to the Lone Star State this week, and focus on Houston! Joel invites on Cole Wehner and Brett Chynoweth, also known as the HTown Beer Guys! They discuss a variety of topics, such as when the craft movement took off in the Houston area, taking on the expansive metro area as a beer tourist, LGBTQ+ in craft beer, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 64: Houston, TX - Feat. Cole Wehner & Brett Chynoweth

    The Sota Pod - Ep304 - How does MATT BOLDY'S Extension Affect OTHER Minnesota Wild Player's Contracts?; Hoppy Hour FLIGHT BOARD; Vancouver Canucks FIRE Bruce Boudreau & HIRE Rick Tocchet

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 23, 2023 108:46


    MNCAA - Ep50 - Feat. Noah Grant, Drew Cove, Ryan Stieg, Chris Babcock, Max Veech, & Alex Micheletti; HUSKIES, GOPHERS, TOMMIES, BEAVERS, BULLDOGS, MAVERICKS - NCAA Hockey Week 16

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2023 98:52


    Episode 63: Grand Rapids, MI Feat. Jason Ley & Emily Bennet

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2023 46:59


    Grand Rapids, Michigan has long been associated with the nickname, Beer City, USA. And this week, Joel invites Jason Ley and Emily Bennet on to the podcast to discuss the brewery scene there! They discuss a variety of topics, including the rise of the beer scene locally, their favorite taprooms, advice for first time visitors, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 63: Grand Rapids, MI Feat. Jason Ley & Emily Bennet

    The Sota Pod - Ep303 - Is CALEN ADDISON a LEGIT NHL Calder Candidate?; LUCE LINE Brewing; Quinn Hughes CALLS-OUT the Vancouver Canucks for mismanaging PLAYER INJURIES

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 16, 2023 80:53


    MNCAA - Ep49 - Feat. Noah Grant, Drew Cove, Ryan Stieg, Max Veech, Alex Micheletti & Chris Babcock; HUSKIES, GOPHERS, TOMMIES, BULLDOGS, MAVERICKS, BEAVERS - NCAA Hockey Week 15

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2023 91:25


    Episode 63: Annual Review Part 2: The Beer

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2023 32:43


    EPISODE DESCRIPTION Annual Review Part 2: The Beer As we have wrapped up 2022, Joel has published his Annual Review and the 20 awards associated with it. Just like the articles on his website, Joel has broken down the podcast into two parts. The second 10 awards focus on the beer at different breweries. This includes Best IPA, Best Sour, Best Brewery, and more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 63: Annual Review Part 2: The Beer

    The Sota Pod - Ep302 - ST. CLOUD Minnesota BREWERIES & Gophers vs. Huskies Series; WHERE is the BEST MARKET for Connor Bedard to be Drafted?; Minnesota Wild catch the INJURY BUG again...

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 9, 2023 89:11


    Judd'z Budz - Ep 50 - IIHF World Junior Championship 2023; Minnesota Wild Prospects at the WORLD JUNIORS; Team USA, Sweden, Czechia, Slovakia, & Canada #mnwild Hockey Prospect RUNDOWN

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2023 76:24


    MNCAA - Ep48 - Feat. Noah Grant & Drew Cove, Ryan Stieg, & Max Veech; HUSKIES vs. GOPHERS, BULLDOGS, TOMMIES, MAVERICKS - NCAA Hockey Week 14

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2023 63:11


    Episode 62: Annual Review Part 1: The Experience

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 3, 2023 33:04


    As we have wrapped up 2022, Joel has published his Annual Review and the 20 awards associated with it. Just like the articles on his website, Joel has broken down the podcast into two parts. The first 10 awards focus on the experience at different breweries. This includes Best Taproom Interior, Best Flight Board, Best Beer City, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 62: Annual Review Part 1: The Experience

    The Sota Pod - Ep301 - What SHOULD the Minnesota Wild do with RYAN HARTMAN?; BACK CHANNEL Brewing Vikings Game Day; IIHF World Junior Championship 2022-23; NHL Winter Classic 2023

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 2, 2023 84:50


    MNCAA - Ep47 - Feat. Noah Grant, Drew Cove, Christian Babcock, Max Veech, Marissa Voss & Alex Micheletti, & Ryan Stieg - HUSKIES, GOPHERS, BEAVERS, BULLDOGS, MAVERICKS, TOMMIES; NCAA Hockey Week 13

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2022 102:16


    The Sota Pod - Ep300 -Mats Zuccarello is STILL SCORING GOALS; Easy December Schedule but TOUGH January for the Minnesota Wild; Mason Shaw Suspension & NHL's Inconsistency with Discipline

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2022 55:46


    The Sota Pod - Ep299 - IIHF World Junior Championship 2023; Alex Ovechkin Scores Goal Number 802; Vancouver Canucks Return for a Quinn Hughes Trade

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2022 74:00


    Episode 61: Rhode Island, NE - Feat. Nicholas Smalley and Larry Brown

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 27, 2022 59:48


    This week we visit the smallest state in the country, Rhode Island! Nicholas Smalley and Larry Brown join Joel to discuss what the beer scene is like in The Ocean State! They discuss a variety of topics, such as the historic Narragansett Brewery, the state's brewery passport, what breweries are “can't miss”, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 61: Rhode Island, NE - Feat. Nicholas Smalley and Larry Brown

    Judd'z Budz - Ep 49 - IIHF World Junior Championship 2023; Liam Öhgren is an absolute STUD with Little to NO FLAWS; #mnwild Twitter Mailbag

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 26, 2022 35:14


    Episode 60: Bend, OR - Feat. Brian Yaeger & Franklin Gordon

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2022 63:23


    Bend, Oregon is a craft beer hotbed, and has been for a long time. This week, Joel talks with Brian Yaeger (Beer author, writer, and Cicerone) and Franklin Gordon (Beer Buyer for Third Street Beverage and Cicerone). They discuss a variety of topics, such as the different impacts of Deschutes and 10 Barrel, recommendations for a local beercation, all of the events and festivals that are held locally, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 60: Bend, OR - Feat. Brian Yaeger & Franklin Gordon

    The Sota Pod - Ep298 - Kirill Kaprizov scores 200 POINTS in ONLY 167 Games; Ryan Hartman IS BACK; LIZARD KING Mats Zuccarello's GOAL STREAK

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 19, 2022 73:33


    The Sota Pod - Ep297 - Ovechkin scores his 800th Goal; NHL considering 84 Game Season; Rest in Peace London Knights Forward: Bakar Kazbekov

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 19, 2022 67:21


    MNCAA - Ep46 - Feat. Noah Grant, Drew Cove, Ryan Stieg, Marissa Voss & Alex Micheletti, Christian Babcock & Max Veech - HUSKIES, GOPHERS, TOMMIES, MAVERICK vs. BEAVERS, BULLDOGS; NCAA Hockey Week 11

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2022 95:52


    The Sota Pod - Ep296 Feat. Jordan - Director of CONTENT CREATION at BEER DABBLER - Winter Dabbler FESTIVAL; Dabbler DEPOT Liquor Store, THC Products & Coffee Shop; Minnesota Wild 2022-23 Season

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 14, 2022 70:35


    Episode 59: Buffalo, NY - Feat. Scott Panfil

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2022 36:05


    This week we head up to the shores of Lake Erie and dive into the beer scene in and around Buffalo, NY! Scott Panfil of WNY Brews, who podcasts about and covers news about the area's breweries, joins Joel for the discussion. They talk through a variety of topics, such as the Buffalo Beer League, why breweries are clustered around downtown, the Western New York Beer Trail, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 59: Buffalo, NY - Feat. Scott Panfil

    The Sota Pod - Ep295 Feat. Spoked Z - Calen Addison SCRATCHED over Jon Merrill!?; Minnesota Gophers vs. Wisconsin Badgers CRAZY GAME; Ryan Hartman chirped by a HAIRDRESSER

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2022 66:30


    The Sota Pod - Ep294 Fear. Spoked Z - Boston Bruins DOMINATING on the Ice; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang BACK after suffering a stroke; Tage Thompson is becoming an NHL SUPERSTAR

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2022 62:53


    MNCAA - Ep45 - Feat. Noah Grant, Ryan Stieg, Marissa Voss & Alex Micheletti, Drew Cove, Max Veech, & Christian Babcock - HUSKIES, TOMMIES, MAVERICK BULLDOGS, GOPHERS, & BEAVERS; NCAA Hockey Week 10

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 104:50


    Episode 58: Nashville, TN - Feat. Chris Chamberlain & JessE Bobick

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 54:32


    Music City is one of the cities that Joel and his wife lived in for a few months during their earlier travels in 2017 and 2018. For this episode, he talks with Chris Chamberlain (Food, Drink, and Travel Writer for Nashville Scene and Thrillist, and author of Nashville Beer: A Heady History of Music City Brewing) and Jesse Bobick (Beer Writer for porchdrinking.com and blogger as @localbrewdude on Instagram). They discuss local brewing history, all the recent changes to the Nashville beer scene, how beer and live music mesh, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 58: Nashville, TN - Feat. Chris Chamberlain & Jess Bobick

    The Sota Pod - Ep293 - Minnesota Wild win BACK TO BACK Shootout GAMES; Max Talbot WINS BRONZE in his First Jiu-Jitsu Tournament; Is Marcus Foligno a top 5 Fighter in the NHL?

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 80:32


    The Sota Pod - Ep292 - NHL GOALIES SUCK; Toronto Maple Leafs forward Mitch Marner's 19-Game Point Streak; Pittsburgh Penguins defensemen Kris Letang suffers a SECOND Stroke in his NHL Career

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 61:06


    Judd'z Budz - Ep 48 - Marco Rossi SENT DOWN to IOWA WILD; Hunter Haight Trade; Marat Khusnutdinov TORCHING KHL; #mnwild Twitter Mailbag

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 45:30


    Straight HASH Homie - Ep10 - New York Jets vs. Minnesota Vikings; MAN BEAR PIG Inspired WEEK 13 Picks & Bets; Tom Brady is WASHED; TEAM USA beats IRAN in World Cup Football...We mean Soccer

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 38:01


    Episode 57: Tulsa, OK- Feat. Brian Welzbacher

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 57:48


    We head back to the Sooner State this week! This time around we check in on the beer scene in Tulsa, the second largest metro area in Oklahoma. Joining Joel this are Brian Welzbacher, author of Oklahoma Beer: A Handcrafted History and Founder of Beer is OK, along with Eric Marshall, the Founder and Brewmaster of Marshall Brewing. They discuss a variety of topics, such as the history of local beer, legislative changes, recommendations for visitors, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 57: Tulsa, OK- Feat. Brian Welzbacher

    The Sota Pod - Ep291 - PART 2: NHL Standings at THANKSGIVING & QUARTER MARK of the Season; NHL Bob McKenzie Breakdown; Isha & Hoppy's Connor Bedard DRAFT

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 76:57


    The Sota Pod - Ep291 - PART 1: Minnesota Wild Defeat Arizona Coyotes 4-3; Toronto Maple Leafs' Matt Murray's Net-knocking antics; New York Rangers Trade Ryan Reaves Traded to the Wild

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 73:53


    MNCAA - Ep44 - Feat. Drew Cove, Noah Grant, Max Veech, Ryan Stieg, Alex Micheletti & Christian Babcock -GOPHERS, HUSKIES, BULLDOGS, TOMMIES, MAVERICKS, BEAVERS; NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season Week 8

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 97:39


    Straight HASH Homie - Ep9 - Minnesota Vikings 8-2 POSITIVES & NEGATIVES; Thanksgiving TURKEY BOWL Draft; TEASER BETS & PICKS for NFL Week 12

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 58:52


    Episode 56: Albuquerque, NM- Feat. Chris Jackson, Leah Black, & Hollie Stephens

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 46:14


    Brewery Travels heads Southwest this week! Albuquerque is the focus, and Joel has a trio of guests on, Chris Jackson, Leah Black, and Hollie Stephens. They chat about a variety of topics, such as local beer history, Joel's love for Bow & Arrow Brewing, the use of local ingredients, travel recommendations, and much more! From Portland, Maine to San Diego, California. Austin, Texas to Duluth, Minnesota. The bright lights of New York City to the farmland of rural Iowa. Brewery Travels plans to run the gauntlet of locations, providing in-depth information on as many places as possible. With episodes coming out weekly on Tuesdays, Brewery Travels is where you can get your fix if you enjoy a craft beer or traveling. Cheers! DRINK LOCAL EVERYWHERE! Follow Joel's travels on social media: Twitter: @brewerytravels Instagram: @brewery_travels Website: www.thebrewerytravels.com Episode 56: Albuquerque, NM- Feat. Chris Jackson, Leah Black, & Hollie Stephens

    The Sota Pod - Ep290 - Jakob Chychrun Trade Destinations; 1000 NHL Games Played: Evgeni Malkin & Alex Goligoski: Minnesota Wild DEFEAT the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 OT

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 104:07


    The Sota Pod - Ep289 Feat. Joe Smith - Working with Michael Russo for The Athletic; Tampa Bay Lightning PLAYERS & ORGANIZATION; Outside PERSPECTIVE on the Minnesota Wild

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 28:58


    MNCAA - Ep43 - Feat. Noah Grant, Drew Cove, Ryan Stieg, Max Veech & Alex Micheletti & Marissa Voss - HUSKIES, GOPHERS TOMMIES, BULLDOGS, MAVERICKS; NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season Week 7

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2022 82:00


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