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May 26, 2019

Welcome to the Dreger Cafe!

TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger sits down with some of the game's prominent personalities discussing the hot topics of the day. Pull up a seat at the Dreger Cafe!

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Even as we're spending time apart together, TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger is bringing lots of puck talk from some of hockey's great players and prominent personalities.

Welcome to the Dreger Café - virtual style!

Stay safe and enjoy Darren's one-on-ones below:


MacKinnon - Dreger Cafe
MacKinnon Joins the Cafe

Avs star hoping for closure in new format

Colorado Avalanche star Nathan MacKinnon says he "really" felt the Avs could win the Stanley Cup this season and is hoping to find that closure in the NHL's 24-team Return to Play format.
Dreger Cafe - Blake Wheler
Wheeler Joins the Cafe

The Jets star talks fairness when it comes to possible playoff formats

Winnipeg Jets captain Blake Wheeler discusses how his family is keeping him busy during isolation and the fairness of a possible 24-team playoff format. 
Dreger Café - Crosby
Crosby Weighs In

One the game's biggest names shares his thoughts on options to determine the Stanley Cup winner

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby prefers the 24-team playoff format being discussed rather than an NCAA style tournament for the Stanley Cup if hockey were to resume in the near future.
Leon Draisaitl Dreger Cafe
Superstar in Edmonton

While the Oilers have an elite talent in Connor McDavid, Leon Draisaitl is right there as well

Catching up with Leon Draisaitl. who was enjoying a Hart Trophy-worthy season before the pause and is looking forward to building a perennial contender in Edmonton.
Miller, Ferraro and Dreger
Incomparable and Inseparable

Darren closes up the Cafe with Gord and Ray

They call games, travel and spend holidays together. Their families are close. Their kids even babysit each other.
Ralph Krueger
Welcome back to the NHL

Ralph Krueger talks return to coaching, Buffalo Sabres' playoff goals

Five years after leaving the NHL to be a chairman with Southampton Football Club, Ralph Krueger is back with the Buffalo Sabres, and chats with Darren Dreger about the team's young talent and their goals for next season.
Rikard Gronborg - Dreger Cafe
Next stop: The NHL?

Swedish coach Rikard Gronborg talks worlds, building his coaching resume

Meet Rikard Gronborg, Sweden's head coach who’s guiding William Nylander & Elias Pettersson at the World Championship and could one day be behind an NHL bench.
Pierre-Luc Dubois - Dreger Cafe
Dubois revisits Blue Jackets' season, outlines personal goals

The young centre discusses Columbus' upset over Tampa and where the team goes from there

"I don't think anyone was thinking that we were going to win 4-0. We finished the year strong, strung a couple wins together to finish the year, and I think we were playing really well, too."
Chris Drury - Dreger Cafe
Excited for Hughes or Kakko

"Either way we’re getting a hell of a player"

Team United States general manager and New York Rangers assistant general manager Chris Drury talks to Darren Dreger about the Americans' chances at gold, New York's No. 2 pick and whether he would like to be a NHL GM one day.
Patrick Kane and James van Riemsdyk
Looking For Gold

Kane, JVR impressed by teammate Hughes as USA searches for first world title since 1933

Darren chats with Patrick Kane and James van Riemsdyk of Team United States.
Alain Vigneault - Dreger Cafe
Meet the new coach

Alain Vigneault talks to Darren Dreger about going to Philly

Team Canada and new Flyers head coach Alain Vigneault sits down with Darren Dreger to discuss his return to coaching, why he went to Philly and changing his coaching style over time.
Matt Murray
Murray dishes on adversity, new training regime

The Penguins goalie sits down with Darren Dreger

Matt Murray talks about the Penguins’ season of adversity, dealing with off-ice speculation and off-season boxing (!) in the latest visit to the Dreger Cafe.
Dreger Cafe - Mark Stone
'I still miss those family'

Mark Stone at the Dreger Cafe

Vegas Golden Knights and Team Canada winger Mark Stone chats with Darren Dreger about the IIHF Worlds, Vegas' Game 7 heartbreak and his trade out of Ottawa.
Quinn Hughes and Jack Hughes - Dreger Cafe
Hockey's Next Prominent Siblings

Hughes brothers discuss WHC experience, NHL future

Brothers Quinn and Jack Hughes stop by the Dreger Café in Kosice, Slovakia to talk about what the experience has been like at the World Hockey Championship so far and their futures in the NHL.