WEEI>On Demand>>Dennis Seidenberg, Bruins D, on beginning the NHL season

Dennis Seidenberg, Bruins D, on beginning the NHL season

Jan 18, 2013|

Seidenberg joins Mut and Merloni to talk about the lockout, being paired with Dougie Hamilton, and the start of the season.

Transcript - will not be 100% accurate

A huge sports weekend here in Boston -- -- ID three point seven. WE EID kicks off. With the Bruins and Rangers tomorrow night finally hockey season is upon us and joining us on the AT the outline. Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg K Dennis -- Lou how are you. Good and appreciate taken a few minutes as you're playing in Mannheim in Germany over the course last couple months was there ever a point. Where you thought you might not be back in the NHL this year the might miss the entire season with a -- now. I never really I mean. Emotional roller coaster you that policy countryside just sort of playing. You're excited to go on but the -- crest again you all about discipline and and I don't think it should have that happen but never really lost my -- Thank god they got we don't. -- lot of guys played overseas is that while it's still pretty good gave them -- in return home in the mid nineteen he played for but three years the exit at the plate with your Brothers well must've been. And I six bears that while you're dealing with this -- Well took in billions and four let's overseas so expect some because there. At view. To get bored of it is just. Getting -- -- one bullet so being able to they over the like so my brother. Well -- good experience good way to stay busy. And the they just did some sort of part of. You said he never got to two concern kind of up and down roller coaster. I'm curious how did you follow that Dennis did was it every day was every couple days how much we watching the negotiations between the players and the owners. Well it looks can regale as -- online albeit the united. Could go back and -- protect our -- pretty smooth movement. Until 2000. I never really happened so really frustrating. The -- -- and -- not today and I'm not. And -- Yes that book fall guys I think over their playing overseas during this thing you see a big difference in those guys both the guys maybe didn't play the last two or three months here in his first week. No honest I mean yeah the guys is that they -- since they kept them so that it. But I guess only concern telling me they're playing on first regular season -- but -- you maybe you any different but. I think -- team everybody in the country it's a look looks Brazil. Doctor Dennis Seidenberg bruins' offense in the open up Saturday night against the Rangers. When did you find out that DB paired alongside Doug Hamilton in an offensive pair. That there's. And look them in the last filed first time so what triggered this again. Are built to play it with a guy like such it's tough on them throughout and let's do it -- Agreed to let the biggest. -- is -- that because he got one it is -- so. Nineteen year old kid in this league and Syria playing alongside veteran. There's got to be something to write just the mentality of of that in the grueling things not just the physical side of but the mental side approaching this level at that age. -- in the biggest. Coming into the nineteen year old. It's to just consistency got to bring Libya began to play every bit. So be it will be challenged investment. Is equipped enough and the good enough to two -- -- schedule. I'm not going to try to help them not the end thank can't. How much of a mentor role that is do you feel like you have to play -- along such a a young guy the Bruins fans the organization. Haven't talking about for a long time excited to see him up with the Bruins this year. I'm not a lot -- mean his shoes -- -- remotely with a million. An exhibition in the end. In many little things here and they get on the trip most bodies -- that I'm very content. And still loose delighted that I'm guilty to find them. You know -- -- -- days a week for you guys just and it's not much movement released a couple of guys in out of this liable for the most part this is the team you've played with now the last few years. Yeah he's got this event three we the quote good group says the group organized. Lou as you know we used to telescope. That. That was something we cannot rely on them we know which other regionals. How we quickly on the some so period -- from what -- -- -- -- not today I'm not sure. What do you expect the hockey to look like Dennis in the first let's -- month this guys that didn't play in Europe for trying to get there. Legs back what all that look like you think. I'm not sure it's not -- them I mean our team even the guys president Richard so. I expect -- against India are below Sheila jumped. And means for the agencies and so everybody is gonna go to much higher because that was their only advantage institute. You know together to -- also be very intense. No because who. Last one for me. Three games a week basically -- the next 1213. Fourteen weeks he'll be like that schedule how many games. Yeah me and then you're gonna time banquet I get the good thing that the back here and -- an -- that. I'm not -- Play another -- so. Just pretty much eat sleep and I am wrong. And his hockey would Sumitomo has -- very good rhythm. Oaxley. You get a win here. Breathe and sleep hockey and Lotta -- Bruins fans Dennis are thrilled that they get to do that this year -- the watch you play. Beating tomorrow night he's Dennis Seidenberg the bruins' Dennis appreciate it best luck this year. Dennis Seidenberg joining us on the AT&T hotline AT&T forgy LTE.

Audio On Demand

It Is What It Is Cast: Ha…

It Is What It Is Cast: Has Darrelle Revis' impact actually been underplayed?

WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss the latest development at Patriots training camp. Chris says Darrelle Revis has looked great, and that his impact on the defense is actually being underplayed nationally.

It Is What It Is Cast: Gronk will continue to smash and dash

WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Rob Gronkowski's meeting with the media on Friday. Gronk said he doesn't anticipate changing the way he plays, noting that he wants to "keep smashing and dashing."

Julian Edelman After Patriots Practice, 7-25-14

Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.

Jackie MacMullan, ESPN Bo…

Jackie MacMullan, ESPN Boston, "I think Rondo is going to go, I just don't see where and how yet" 7-17-14

Jackie Mac joins the guys to discuss her thoughts on a possible mid-season tournament in the NBA, LeBron's return to Cleveland, trade rumors with the Celtics and Red Sox, and Darrelle Revis' contract situation.

Jackie MacMullan, ESPN Boston: I believe Rondo will be traded 7-10-14

Jackie MacMullan of ESPN Boston to talk about the Lebron James Saga, the possibility of Rajon Rondo being traded, and the future of Marcus Smart.

OK State Men's Basketball coach, Travis Ford, joins MFB to talk about Marcus Smart, 6-30-14

Former coach of Celtics 1st-round pick Marcus Smart, Travis Ford joins MFB to talk about what Celtics fans should expect from the strong point guard. Among other things, Coach Ford says Smart will be a hard worker, and will improve his shooting ability.

Tim Kurkjian, ESPN: Red S…

Tim Kurkjian, ESPN: Red Sox are in a tough place with Lester 7-28-14

Tim Kurkjian joins the program to discuss the Red Sox options at the trade deadline.

Christian Vazquez with Joe & Daveafter the win at Tampa Bay

Kevin Millar, MLB Network: David Ortiz not afraid of David Price, 7-25-14

Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.

The Bradfo Show: Talking …

The Bradfo Show: Talking Bruins roster moves with DJ Bean, Turtleboy

Rob Bradford is joined by WEEI.com Bruins beat writer DJ Bean, as well as Boston sports fan/blogger Turtleboy to talk all things Bruins free agency. With the B's recent moves, the conversation turns to where the Bruins might next turn and what kind of dent losing Jarome Iginla and Shawn Thornton might make.

DJ Bean breaks down the first hours of NHL Free Agency 7-1-14

DJ discusses Shawn Thornton's new deal, and the on going negotiations with Jerome Iginla

DJ Bean, WEEI.com. The Bruins are not traded Marchand 6-13-14

DJ Bean joins the program to dismiss the recent rumors that the Bruins are in discussions to trade Brad Marchand to the Sharks for Patrick Marleau

How does Tom Brady's lead…

How does Tom Brady's leadership help the Patriots? 7-29-14

John, Gerry, and Steve DeOssie discuss Tom Brady's impact on the rest of the Patriots, plus Steve tells tales from his old days as a NFL linebacker

Headlines Headlines Headlines: Whale Watch Catastrophe 7-29-14

A whale watch boat is stranded overnight in Boston Harbor

Red Sox are destroyed by the Blue Jays 7-29-14

Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront certainly put on quite the pitching performance, as the Red Sox were trounced by the Jays. Does this change the team's approach to the trade deadline?

Three For All: Christian'…

Three For All: Christian's girlfriend calls him out, 7-29-14

Christian tells a story about taking his girlfriend to see "Jersey Boys" in NYC, but he leaves out some crucial details. Luckily, she was listening and called the show to clarify exactly what kind of shenanigans he was trying to pull.

The NFL is taking a look at "high-stakes" Fantasy Football, 7-29-14

MFB discuss a Peter King article that suggests many NFL coaches and assistant coaches have felt increasing pressure over big-money fantasy football players. Christian also weighs in specifically on how his knowledge of game-plans resulted directly in him winning his first season as a fantasy football player.

Red Sox routed by Blue Jays as trade rumors swirl, 7-29-14

The Sox lost 14-1 as Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront both had awful performances. On the heels of the loss, rumors began to fly regarding Jon Lester and John Lackey possibly being traded.

Have we seen the last of …

Have we seen the last of Jon Lester in a Red Sox uniform?

The tweet is a little ominous sounding. Dale, Buck and Greg Dickerson discuss what very well could be the end of the Jon Lester era with the Boston Red Sox.

Dale and Holley's Four at Four - Championship Hangover Edition - 7-29-14

We tackle four topics all sparked by the Red Sox worst to first to worst run in 2012-2014.

Jon Lester is on the table, will he end up in LA? 7-28-14

We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?

Jon Lester's Contract Sit…

Jon Lester's Contract Situation and the Future

Mut and Villani are talking about whether the Red Sox will give Jon Lester the type of contract he is looking for, or whether they might be shopping him with rumors of the Red Sox scouting Cole Hamels.

The All Star Game and the Worst Ideas in Sports

Mut and Villani are talking about the MLB All Star Game, Adam Wainwright and Derek Jeter, and what are some of the worst ideas in sports.

We're all yelling about LeBron James

Producer's Podcast-Is Leb…

Producer's Podcast-Is Lebron a Genius? 7-29-14

Sam and Zach discuss changing the format of the Podcast, the Chris Archer-David Ortiz debacle, and LeBron James being a super genius

Minor Details Ep. 94.2 with Jim Callis of MLB.com: Are Red Sox prospects overvalued?

Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.

Minor Details Ep. 94.1: Are prospects overvalued? Andrew Miller on being traded for Miguel Cabrera

With the trade deadline looming, the next few days will be defined by how teams value prospects -- and their potential long-term contributions -- against big leaguers with established track records who can address immediate needs. Are prospects being valued accurately? Red Sox left-hander Andrew Miller -- once one of the two key chips that sent Miguel Cabrera from the Marlins to the Tigers -- assesses the matter.

Rob Bradford on the lates…

Rob Bradford on the latest with the Sox at the deadline 7-28-14

Rob gave the latest on Jon Lester trade talks and the flap between Ortiz and the Rays.

More from this show

Minor Details Ep. 94.2 wi…

Minor Details Ep. 94.2 with Jim Callis of MLB.com: Are Red Sox prospects overvalued?

Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.

More from this show

Jon Lester is on the tabl…

Jon Lester is on the table, will he end up in LA? 7-28-14

We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?

More from this show

David Ortiz offends the R…

David Ortiz offends the Rays again 7-28-14

John, Meter and Buck opened the show by discussing the latest flap between the Red Sox and the Rays.

More from this show

Tim Kurkjian, ESPN: Red S…

Tim Kurkjian, ESPN: Red Sox are in a tough place with Lester 7-28-14

Tim Kurkjian joins the program to discuss the Red Sox options at the trade deadline.

More from this show

Weei Writers