Mackey & Judd

Judd Zulgad is a former Minnesota Vikings beat writer, lifetime beer connoisseur and part-time sports conspiracy theorist. Phil Mackey is a former Minnesota Twins beat writer, full-time professional wrestling geek and unofficial ambassador for robot umpires. Find them talking all things Minnesota sports (Vikings, Twins, Timberwolves, Wild, Gophers, Lynx). Part of the SKOR North network.

Latest Episodes

Minnesota Wild LOSE to St. Louis Blues in Game 4! – Judd's Hockey Show

Minnesota Wild LOSE to St. Louis Blues in Game 4!; Wild miss a chance to go up 3-1 in the best of seven-game-series!; Kevin Fiala and Matt Dumba needs to be better!; Marc-Andre Fleury with another solid performance; Power play woes continue to add up for the Wild; Who else has to step up in this series?; Should the Wild turn to Cam Talbot in Game 5?

Minnesota Wild win BIG over St. Louis Blues in Game 3 – Judd's Hockey Show

Minnesota Wild win BIG over St. Louis Blues in Game 3! Wild won the game in first period; Kirill Karpizov with another incredible game; Marc-Andre Fleury continues to stand on his head and has been exactly what the team has needed; Bill Guerin’s trade deadline moves are paying off!; The Wild’s defense limiting high-danger chancesl Where’s Kevin Fiala been this series?; Not stoooping down to Brayden Schenn’s level; Wild fans join the show!

Reckless Minnesota Timberwolves trade ideas; Feedback Friday!

Minnesota Timberwolves feedback should the Wolves break up their big 3 in Karl-Anthony Towns, D’Angelo Russell and Anthony Edwards?; Reckless Timberwolves trade ideas acquiring such players like Malcolm Brodgdon, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and more; Favorite moments of Dave Benz; Would you pay for a subscription Bally Sports!; The problem with Minnesota sports fans; (42:00) Minnesota Vikings signed another kicker in Gabe Brkic out of the University of Oklahoma! Will the Vikings actually embrace offense?; What’s it like being a Vikings fan? And more on Feedback Friday.

Kirill Kaprizov and Joel Eriksson Ek lead Minnesota Wild to a Game 2 win!; Scoops with Doogie

Minnesota Wild win Game 2 and the hockey whisperer has takes! Kirill Kaprizov was the best player on the ice!; Joel Eriksson Ek play translating in the playoffs; Ville Husso was exposed; The Wild’s defense helped bail out Marc-Andre Fleury; Wild have to stop taking penalties; Old Tweets Exposed!; (27:37) Scoops with Doogie on the Timberwolves plans this offseason and will Sachin Gupta get the full time job; Will the Wolves move on from D’Angelo Russell and who are potential point guard replacements; Wolves making changes in the broadcasting; Minnesota Twins scoops on Miguel Sano’s surgery; Also Vikings scoops!

Minnesota Wild win Game 2 over St. Louis Blues! – Judd's Hockey Show

Minnesota Wild win Game 2 over St. Louis Blues!; Wild even the series!; Marc-Andre Fleury stands on his head in the win!; The differences in Game 1 vs. Game 2; Kirill Kaprizov with the hat-trick; Wild fans join the show! Why the Wild will continue to ride Fleury!; Tyson Jost was a beast tonight; Why this Wild teams proves its different after a Game 1 loss; Why Joel Eriksson Ek’s game goes up a notch in the playoffs; Roster changes from Game 1 vs Game 2; What changes will the Blues make in Game 3 and will the stick with Ville Husso?; Why Game 3 will set the tone for the rest of the series!

Should Minnesota Timberwolves trade D’Angelo Russell?

Should Minnesota Timberwolves trade D’Angelo Russell this offseason? How can the Wolves be a top six team; Should the Wolves extend KAT a max extension this summer?; What is Anthony Edwards’ ceiling as a player?; Write That Down!

How Minnesota Wild can rebound in Game 2; Minnesota Twins statements

Minnesota Wild need to stay out of the penalty box and do the analytics suggest the Wild unlucky; Jordan Greenway taking a dumb penalty; Hockey commentarty is the wrost; Marc-Andre Fleury’s shaky performance in Game 1; Lack of special teams success; Blues forcing the Wild out of their game and Jared Spurgeon somehow avoids a suspension!; (40:00) Seven things to love about Minnesota Twins pecking order of optimism!; The pitching has been superb; Byron Buxton still playing like an MVP!; Max Kepler has his swagger back; The Twins are better without Miguel Sano; Carlos Correa roaming around and top prospect Royce Lewis is hitting the cover off the ball.