11/07/2013 23:05 EST | Updated 01/23/2014 18:58 EST

HNIC Radio: Chris Nilan fights back

Chris Nilan has had his share of fights, on and off the ice.

The former NHL enforcer chatted with hosts Rob Pizzo and Kelly Hrudey on Hockey Night in Canada Radio on SiriusXM on Wednesday about his new memoir Fighting Back. In the book, Nilan opens up about his off-ice battles with addiction and depression.

Listen to the full audio interview above.

Rob Pizzo and co-hosts Elliotte Friedman, Kelly Hrudey, Craig Simpson, Tim Wharnbsy and Cassie Campbell-Pascall discuss the game of hockey in an entertaining way on Hockey Night in Canada Radio, the flagship of NHL Network radio on SiriusXM. Weekdays from 3-5pm ET on Sirius 207 and XM 211.