'Hawks Talk Trade' is a new Hawthorn podcast that will run over the course of the 2019 Telstra Trade and NAB AFL Draft periods.

Each week, hosts Lucy Race from the Outersanctum podcast and Ashley Browne, from SEN.com.au and AFL Record, will discuss, dissect and debunk all the topical Hawthorn trade and draft rumours.

Read: Hawks and Roos swap picks

Still confused about how the father/son bidding process works?

National Recruiting Manager Mark McKenzie explains that and more in the latest episode of ‘Hawks Talk Trade’.

Alongside Race and Browne, the trio talk in-depth about the upcoming National Draft, what type of players Hawthorn needs, whether the club will be looking to improve their draft hand through a series of pick exchanges, and the things we don’t know about the intricate recruiting process.

Listen below, or search for Hawks Talk Trade on your chosen podcast provider.