What happens now with Columbus and Pierre-Luc Dubois?

Pierre-Luc Dubois played five shifts for a total of 3:55 during Columbus’s overtime loss to Tampa Bay Thursday night. Following the game, Jeff and Elliotte take a stab at figuring out the complex situation (00:00) between the Blue Jackets and Dubois.

Then they discuss the details around Washington’s six-figure fine for violating COVID-19 protocols (13:00), the league’s plans if a team can’t finish the season and how cancelling games could impact players’ pensions.

They also talk about Bobby Ryan’s hot start to the season (33:00), removing the tracking pucks from play (37:00), Taylor Hall’s play in Buffalo (45:00), Vegas staying undefeated (49:00) and much more. Plus, #Ask31 returns (59:15)!

Music Outro: The Dirty Nil – Damage Control

This podcast is produced and sound designed by Amil Delic, and hosted by Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman. Archival support was provided by Kyle Norris and Jagjit Saran, and music for this podcast was coordinated by Carson Illidge.

Audio Credits: ABC News, AT&T SportsNet, Fox Sports Detroit, Fox Sports Ohio, NBC Sports, NHL Network, and Sportsnet.

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