TSN 1040: Halford & Brough

TSN 1040: Halford & Brough

Mike Halford and Jason Brough make up the new way to start your workday…


Halford & Brough: Sept 30 2020 Hour 4
Sep 30 • 45 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus it’s #WouldYouDrather Wednesday!
Halford & Brough: Sept 30 2020 Hour 3
Sep 30 • 46 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by The Athletic Winnipeg’s Murat Ates, as well as The Sport Market’s Tom Mayenknecht.
Mayenknecht: On both sides of the border, Stanley Cup Final didn’t do great numbers
Sep 30 • 13 min
The Sport Market’s Tom Mayenknecht joined McLetchie & Surman to rate and debate the bulls and bears of Sports Business.
Halford & Brough: Sept 30 2020 Hour 2
Sep 30 • 50 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by ESPN NHL’s Greg Wyshynski.
Halford & Brough: Sept 30 2020 Hour 1
Sep 30 • 44 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by NHL.com Canucks reporter Kevin Woodley.
Woodley: Markstrom knows he can get more money & term on the open market
Sep 30 • 13 min
NHL.com Canucks reporter joined McLetchie & Surman to discuss the future of Jacob Markstrom in Vancouver.
Halford & Brough: Sept 29 2020 Hour 4
Sep 29 • 44 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman tell us what they learned, plus we hear from the humanoids.
Halford & Brough: Sept 29 2020 Hour 3
Sep 29 • 45 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by Tampa Bay Lightning insider Erik Erlandsson, as well as The Athletic Vancouver’s Thomas Drance.
Drance: Any talk of an asterisk on this Stanley Cup is ridiculous
Sep 29 • 15 min
The Athletic Vancouver’s Thomas Drance joins McLetchie & Surman on TSN 1040 to discuss the Stanley Cup Final, what it was like covering bubble hockey for over 60 days straight, as well as potentially upcoming Canucks off-season moves.
Halford & Brough: Sept 29 2020 Hour 2
Sep 29 • 41 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by ESPN NBA insider Bobby Marks, as well as The Athletic MLB’s Kaitlyn McGrath.
Marks: I pick Heat in 7, but LeBron is going to have to play at “B Level” for that to happen
Sep 29 • 14 min
ESPN NBA insider Bobby Marks joined McLetchie & Surman to help set up the NBA finals between the Heat and the Lakers the starts on Wednesday.
Halford & Brough: Sept 29 2020 Hour 1
Sep 29 • 46 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman look back at the night in sports.
Halford & Brough: Sept 28 2020 Hour 4
Sep 28 • 46 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman tell us what they learned, plus we hear from the humanoids.
Halford & Brough: Sept 28 2020 Hour 3
Sep 28 • 45 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by TSN NHL analyst Mike Johnson, and TSN 1040 Canucks insider Rick Dhaliwal.
Dhaliwal: Both sides really want to get a Markstrom deal done
Sep 28 • 11 min
TSN 1040 Canucks insider Rick Dhaliwal joined McLetchie & Surman to discuss the latest rumors surrounding the team ahead of October 9th’s NHL Free Agency start date.
Halford & Brough: Sept 28 2020 Hour 2
Sep 28 • 43 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman are joined by Pro Football Network’s Mike Tanier, as well as TSN 1200’s Ian Mendes out of Ottawa.
Tanier: Seahawks can win via shootouts thanks to Russell Wilson and not have to worry about D
Sep 28 • 15 min
Pro Football Network’s Mike Tanier joined McLetchie & Karen to look back at Sunday’s crazy Week 3 NFL action, including a huge Seahawks win, as well as preview Monday night’s clash of the titans featuring the Chiefs and the Ravens.
Halford & Brough: Sept 28 2020 Hour 1
Sep 28 • 48 min
In this hour, McLetchie & Surman look back at the weekend in sports.
Halford & Brough: Sept 25 2020 Hour 4
Sep 25 • 38 min
In this hour, Mike challenges Jason to another rousing game of Jeopardy, they tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus it’s #AskUsAnythingFriday!
Halford & Brough: Sept 25 2020 Hour 3
Sep 25 • 47 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by Elite Prospects and Rink Wide’s JD Burke, as well as ESPN Seahawks reporter Brady Henderson.
Burke: I think the Canucks will target d-men at this year’s draft
Sep 25 • 15 min
Elite Prospects and Rink Wide’s JD Burke joined Halford & Brough to look ahead at what the Canucks might do at the Oct 6-7 NHL Entry Draft.
Halford & Brough: Sept 25 2020 Hour 2
Sep 25 • 40 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by Whitecaps PxP man Pete Schaad.
Halford & Brough: Sept 25 2020 Hour 1
Sep 25 • 52 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason look back on the previous day in sports, and are also joined by TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun.
Halford & Brough: Sept 24 2020 Hour 4
Sep 24 • 48 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 24 2020 Hour 3
Sep 24 • 41 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks with Thomas Drance, and Blue Jays with Rob Fai
Drance: Last three drafts look like very successful ones for Canucks
Sep 24 • 25 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver says the Canucks look like they’ve gotten value out of their past three drafts, after a 2016 draft that was not good at all. Drance points out Tampa Bay and the Islanders as teams that have found good value in later…
Fai: Jays are young, naive, but give credit - been playing on road for two months
Sep 24 • 12 min
Rob Fai joins for a Jays 101 seg, educating Halford and Brough on who matters on this Blue Jays team
Halford & Brough: Sept 24 2020 Hour 2
Sep 24 • 48 min
Mike and Jason talk Basketball Canada with Leo Rautins, and Hornqvist/Matheson trade with Sean Gentille
Gentille: Grandpa Jim pulls another Wethers Original with Hornqvist deal
Sep 24 • 13 min
Sean Gentille of the Athletic Pittsburgh discusses the Penguins recent moves, the end-goal for Jim Rutherford, and gets into Chase Claypool’s start with the Steelers
Rautins: Basketball Canada has more talent available than it ever has
Sep 24 • 18 min
Leo Rautins gets into Canada’s situation internationally in hoops, saying head coach Nick Nurse has more talent available than ever before..both in the NBA and internationally. Leo gets into the drive and mindset of Jamal Murray, and where Murray maybe…
Halford & Brough: Sept 24 2020 Hour 1
Sep 24 • 49 min
Mike and Jason get into the Whitecaps 6-0 loss to LAFC and Steven Stamkos’ brief appearance in TBays win over Dallas. The boys also ask how listeners rate Jim Benning’s draft performance
Halford & Brough: Sept 23 2020 Hour 4
Sep 23 • 43 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 23 2020 Hour 3
Sep 23 • 40 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks with Kevin Woodley and get into the Sport Market preview with Tom Mayenkecht
Mayenknecht: On NHL ratings in USA, and what it might look like in Canada
Sep 23 • 9 min
Tom Mayenknecht, in the Sport Market preview, gets into what NHL TV ratings look like in the USA and what he expects in Canada
Woodley: Canucks have to hope familiarity, chance to win outweighs more money elsewhere
Sep 23 • 16 min
Kevin Woodley gets into what the Canucks can offer Jacob Markstrom vs what other teams might be able to. Kev also discusses Craig Anderson and the Sens parting ways
Halford & Brough: Sept 23 2020 Hour 2
Sep 23 • 45 min
Mike and Jason talk with TSN’s Rick Westhead and with ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski
Wyshynski: Some teams think next season could start in a bubble
Sep 23 • 22 min
Greg Wyshynski of ESPN gets into his report on life in the NHL bubble, suggests next season could start in a bubble
Westhead: What is it about hockey that makes players anxious, unwilling to speak out about serious issues
Sep 23 • 17 min
Rick Westhead discusses his TSN documentary, The Problem of Pain, and asks what it is that keeps NHLers from discussing serious issues publicly
Halford & Brough: Sept 23 2020 Hour 1
Sep 23 • 44 min
Mike and Jason discuss a Denver win over LAL and get into all the Canucks off-season rumours and rumblings
Halford & Brough: Sept 22 2020 Hour 4
Sep 22 • 44 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 22 2020 Hour 3
Sep 22 • 47 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and NHL with Ray Ferraro and with Thomas Drance
Drance: Canucks playing a difficult, but essential game around Markstrom contract
Sep 22 • 15 min
Thomas Drance says the Canucks will have other tough negotiationst to come with Pettersson and Hughes, so what you’re seeing with the Markstrom situation is just the start
Ferraro: Whatt Hughes did in playoffs didn’t matter to Calder vote
Sep 22 • 25 min
Ray Ferraro explains why he chose Makar over Hughes in Calder voting, gets into Markstrom to Detroit rumours, and suggests Montreal can be a big player in the market with the Habs cap space and having tons of picks
Halford & Brough: Sept 22 2020 Hour 2
Sep 22 • 39 min
Mike and Jason talk Cup final with Scott Burnside and NFL with Jabari Greer
Greer: Seahawks must extablish at least a threat of a pass rush
Sep 22 • 14 min
TSN’s Jabari Greer gets into Seattle’s issues with a pass rush, and suggests it’s far too early to say Drew Brees is done
Burnside: Can’t build a deep playoff team without top-end defensemen
Sep 22 • 17 min
Scott Burnside of the Athletic says Cup teams, and deep playoff teams, all have to have top-end puck-moving defencemen and Dallas and TBay both have at least two of them.
Halford & Brough: Sept 22 2020 Hour 1
Sep 22 • 47 min
Mike and Jason discuss Cale Makar winning the Calder over Quinn Hughes, get into TBay winning game two of the Cup Final, and talk NFL Monday nighter
Halford & Brough: Sept 21 2020 Hour 4
Sep 21 • 46 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 21 2020 Hour 3
Sep 21 • 49 min
Mike and Jason talk NHL with Mike P Johnson and Whitecaps with Marc Dos Santos
Dos Santos: Have to continue to grind out results on the road
Sep 21 • 11 min
Marc Dos Santos gets into back to back wins for the Caps and discusses Fredy Montero’s impact and the Yordy Reyna trade
Johnson: Think up to 25 teams would prefer no to play if no fans in buildings
Sep 21 • 21 min
TSN’s Mike Johnson sees as many as 25 NHL teams that would prefer not to play next season if there are no fans in buildings. Mike gets into the Pietrangelo situation in St Louis and admits it’s refreshing to see both sides be open about where it’s at
Halford & Brough: Sept 21 2020 Hour 2
Sep 21 • 35 min
Mike and Jason talk with NFL insider Mike Tanier and get into some Clips
Tanier: Seahawks need to bolster pass rush
Sep 21 • 13 min
Mike Tanier from Pro Football Network points out the Russell Wilson is flirting with alltime numbers for efficiency, but also says Seattle needs to add someone to bolster their pass rush
Halford & Brough: Sept 21 2020 Hour 1
Sep 21 • 50 min
Mike and Jason get into a hectic weekend in sports, and talk US Open with Marc Zecchino from Golf Talk Canada
Zecchino: This may be a historical reference point for golf when we look back
Sep 21 • 15 min
Mark Zecchino from Golf Talk Canada admits he’d like a bit more drama Sunday at the US Open, but says this tourney may end up being an historical reference point. Mark says DeChambeau’s golf game is “ridiculously repeatable”
Halford & Brough: Sept 18 2020 Hour 4
Sep 18 • 38 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus its #AskUsAnything Friday!
Halford & Brough: Sept 18 2020 Hour 3
Sep 18 • 47 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by Elite Prospects & Rink Wide’s JD Burke to talk some Canucks, as well as ESPN Seahawks reporter Brady Henderson ahead of Sunday’s game versus the Pats.
Burke: Sutter only bad contract on Canucks with trade value
Sep 18 • 17 min
Elite Prospects & Rink Wide’s JD Burke joined Halford & Brough to talk the latest Canucks rumors.
Halford & Brough: Sept 18 2020 Hour 2
Sep 18 • 40 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by Whitecaps PxP man Pete Schaad.
Halford & Brough: Sept 18 2020 Hour 1
Sep 18 • 52 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun.
LeBrun: Can Canucks entice a team that needs to fill cap room to take Eriksson?
Sep 18 • 14 min
TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun joined Halford & Brough to discuss the latest stories from the playoff bubble, as well as some juicy trade rumors.
Halford & Brough: Sept 17 2020 Hour 4
Sep 17 • 45 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 17 2020 Hour 3
Sep 17 • 42 min
Mike and Jason talk hockey and a potential Dumba trade with Mike Russo, and get into week 2 of the NFL season with TSN’s Davis Sanchez
Sanchez: Way too early to say Newton a success, Miami not a good team
Sep 17 • 10 min
Davis Sanchez from TSN’s The Edge says it’s far too early to say Cam Newton is a success with the Patriots, gets into the Sunday Nighter between Seattle and New England, and says he wouldn’t touch a Tampa Bay bet right now
Russo: Wild want a centre for Dumba, don’t see Vancouver as a fit
Sep 17 • 14 min
Mike Russo of the Athletic says Bill Guerin wants a top centre in exchange for Matt Dumba, and doesn’t see Vancouver as a fit, no matter how much MInnesota fans love Brock Boeser. Mike suggests Calgary is the best fit, but Tampa Bay, Toronto, and Montreal…
Halford & Brough: Sept 17 2020 Hour 2
Sep 17 • 43 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and Boeser with Thomas Drance, and get into the Premiership with Joe Prince-Wright
Drance: Canucks should not make a Brock Boeser trade
Sep 17 • 21 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver says the Canucks should not move a player like Brock Boeser, and says building the blueline will take years of smart, disciplined decisions
Prince-Wright: The FA will test fans in stadiums this weekend in lower leagues
Sep 17 • 15 min
Joe Prince-Wright from NBC Sports gets into the English FA testing fans in buildings this weekend in lower division games, whether the World Cup will have fans, and gets into the opening weeks of the season
Halford & Brough: Sept 17 2020 Hour 1
Sep 17 • 49 min
Mike and Jason discuss a Whitecaps win over Montreal and ask if they discuss hypothetical trades too much
Halford & Brough: Sept 16 2020 Hour 4
Sep 16 • 42 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 16 2020 Hour 3
Sep 16 • 45 min
Mike and Jason talk hockey with ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski, chat sports business with Tom Mayenknecht, and get into Water Polo. Yes, water polo.
Mayenknecht: Vegas and LA and opening costly stadiums without fans
Sep 16 • 7 min
Tom Mayenknecht, in the Sport Market preview, gets into what it’s like to open billion-dollar stadiums without fans
Wyshynski: Considering veteran coaching options, Laviolette could be right guy for Washington
Sep 16 • 19 min
Greg Wyshynski from ESPN.com gets into Peter Laviolette being named head coach in Washington, the styles of play both Dallas and the Islanders employ, and the Mike Kitchen allegations in Florida
Halford & Brough: Sept 16 2020 Hour 2
Sep 16 • 40 min
Mike and Jason talk NHL with Kevin Woodley and Russell Wilson with SI’s Conor Orr
Woodley: Stars a damn good defensive team, and Khudobin play reflects that
Sep 16 • 20 min
Kevin Woodley from In Goal Magazine suggests Dallas’s strong defensive play is being shown in Khudobin’s gaudy playoff stats, and gets into Braden Holtby’s UFA status and where Holtby could end up
Orr: On Russell Wilson Things and how Wilson works
Sep 16 • 12 min
Conor Orr, who’s article on Russell Wilson was SI’s cover article, gets into why the subject resonated with him and how/why Wilson excels
Halford & Brough: Sept 16 2020 Hour 1
Sep 16 • 49 min
Mike and Jason get into NYI staying alive with a win over TBay and Jamal Murray’s play in Denver’s game seven win over the Clippers
Halford & Brough: Sept 15 2020 Hour 4
Sep 15 • 41 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 15 2020 Hour 3
Sep 15 • 47 min
Mike and Jason talk hockey and Canucks with Ray Ferraro and with Thomas Drance
Drance: League needs to promote better, but not an easy solution to how
Sep 15 • 15 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver gets into how the league can promote itself better and if the players truly are willing to be part of that, allowing a deeper look at them
Ferraro: Could be plenty of RFA’s not qualified, leading to movement
Sep 15 • 27 min
Ray Ferraro gets into how the NHL could better promote its product, and how a flat cap could lead to more player movement in the offseason
Halford & Brough: Sept 15 2020 Hour 2
Sep 15 • 41 min
Mike and Jason talk Whitecaps with Marc Dos Santos and Raptors wrap with Blake Murphy of the Athletic
Dos Santos: Whitecaps still learning to bounce back; Adnan, Cavallini both apologized for Sunday actions
Sep 15 • 11 min
Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos gets into the Caps struggles of late and what his team can do better. MDS gets in-depth into Cavallini’s red card and Adnan sitting in the stands, in street clothes, after being subbed out.
Murphy: Siakam has tools to justify max contract, despite tough playoffs
Sep 15 • 16 min
Blake Murphy of the Athletic Toronto gets into a season wrap-up for the Raptors, including what needs to improve for Pascal Siakam, and what moves need to happen in TO
Halford & Brough: Sept 15 2020 Hour 1
Sep 15 • 51 min
Mike and Jason discuss Dallas landing in the Cup final, and ask if listeners are Canucks fans or hockey fans
Halford & Brough: Sept 14 2020 Hour 4
Sep 14 • 43 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 14 2020 Hour 3
Sep 14 • 38 min
Mike and Jason talk NHL and Canucks with TSN’s Mike Johnson, and Seahawks with KJR’s Dave “Softy” Mahler
Mahler: Best group of skill players Wilson has had
Sep 14 • 19 min
Dave Softy Mahler from KJR says this is probably the best and deepest group of skilled players Russell Wilson has sever worked with, and says the Hawks have never had a player like Jamal Adams, with his ability to disrupt plays in the backfield
Johnson: Need to know UFA intentions now so you can decide what to do
Sep 14 • 16 min
Mike Johnson says the Canucks must know now what their UFAs are intending, so they can decide how to approach the offseason. Mike says TBay winning is good, because you want the league to emulate the skill-first approach the Lightning believe in
Halford & Brough: Sept 14 2020 Hour 2
Sep 14 • 38 min
Mike and Jason talk NFL opening weekend with Mike Tanier and get into Canucks offseason plans with Rick Dhaliwal
Dhaliwal: Get impression Toffoli would like to stay; Canucks a team agents have interest in
Sep 14 • 15 min
Rick Dhaliwal gets into the latest free agent news, suggesting all three of Markstrom, Tanev, and Toffoli want to return to Vancouver. Rick says agents have favourable impressions about what’s happening in Vancouver
Tanier: Don’t mess with an angry Aaron Rodgers; throw away defensive stats vs Atlanta
Sep 14 • 17 min
Mike Tanier from Pro Football Network says you can throw away defensive stats vs Atlanta because the Falcons lead NFL history in late touchdowns that do little. Mike says you don’t mess with an angry Aaron Rodgers, as Minnesota learned on Monday
Halford & Brough: Sept 14 2020 Hour 1
Sep 14 • 47 min
Mike and Jason recap a busy opening Sunday in the NFL, including Seattle beating Atlanta
Halford & Brough: Sept 11 2020 Hour 4
Sep 11 • 48 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus it’s #AskUsAnything Friday!
Halford & Brough: Sept 11 2020 Hour 3
Sep 11 • 44 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by ESPN Seahawks reporter Brady Henderson, as well as Elite Prospects and Rink Wide’s JD Burke to talk some Canucks.
Burke: Virtanen could be a player that, if traded, could help Canucks recoup some value at draft
Sep 11 • 15 min
Elite Prospects and Rink Wide’s JD Burke joined Halford & Brough to look ahead at what could be a busy off-season for the Vancouver Canucks.
Halford & Brough: Sept 11 2020 Hour 2
Sep 11 • 48 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by The Athletic NHL’s Scott Burnside, as well as Whitecaps PxP man Pete Schaad.
Halford & Brough: Sept 11 2020 Hour 1
Sep 11 • 51 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason look back at the previous day in sports, and we hear from Canucks GM Jim Benning.
Halford & Brough: Sept 10 2020 Hour 4
Sep 10 • 49 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 10 2020 Hour 3
Sep 10 • 44 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks with Thomas Drance and NFL with Davis Sanchez
Sanchez: See defenses having advantage over offenses in early going
Sep 10 • 9 min
TSN’s Davis Sanchez gets into the NFL season and what he expects early on
Drance: Belief in NHL circles that Toffoli will want to return to Southern California
Sep 10 • 22 min
Thomas Drance says Jim Benning’s offseason is a 10 out of 10 on the difficulty scale. Drancer says the believe in NHL circles is that Toffoli will eventually want to return to SoCal, and gets the vibed that Ferland will want to try to play again
Halford & Brough: Sept 10 2020 Hour 2
Sep 10 • 38 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and NHL with Mike Kelly and get into the NFL opener with Tom Mayenknecht
Mayenknecht: NFL needed to have one policy on fans in stadiums
Sep 10 • 7 min
Tom Mayenknecht discusses the NFL’s return, including a disjointed plan for having fans in buildings
Kelly: Canucks must find better puck-moving defensemen
Sep 10 • 12 min
Mike Kelly from The Point Hockey says the Canucks are likely a bubble playoff team next year, and must find better puck-moving defensemen. Mike gets into Jake Virtanen’s situation and the need for players with “competitive skill”
Halford & Brough: Sept 10 2020 Hour 1
Sep 10 • 53 min
Mike and Jason get into TBay’s late win over NYI, the Raptors 2OT victory vs Boston, and what’s next for the Canucks
Halford & Brough: Sept 9 2020 Hour 4
Sep 9 • 43 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 9 2020 Hour 3
Sep 9 • 44 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and NHL with Jeff Paterson and Greg Wyshynski
Paterson: If Canucks go younger on defense, makes sense to have Markstrom to bail them out
Sep 9 • 13 min
Jeff Paterson says Jim Benning can’t waste time, needs to get cracking on a busy offseason. JPat suggests Jim basically penned a love letter to Markstrom in the season-ending presser, and feels this is the year it has to happen for Olli Juolevi
Wyshynski: Makes sense Vegas would want to re-sign Lehner
Sep 9 • 19 min
Greg Wyshynski of ESPN gets into reports Vegas is looking to re-sign Robin Lehner, and what that means for MA Fleury and the UFA goalie market. Wysh touches on Bill Zito being hired as GM in Florida, and Pierre McGuire’s chances of being named Coyotes GM
Halford & Brough: Sept 9 2020 Hour 2
Sep 9 • 40 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and goalies with Jacob Markstrom and get into the Bucs buzz in Tampa Bay with Zac Blobner of WDAE
Woodley: Markstrom #1 goalie on market, Lehner staying in Vegas doesn’t change that
Sep 9 • 16 min
Kevin Woodley from In Goal Magazine gets into Lehner re-signing in Vegas, suggesting it doesnt’ change Markstrom being #1 on the market…but it may set the market price. Kev says the best bet is to keep both Demko and Markstrom, if you can
Blobner: Expectations couldn’t be higher in Tampa Bay
Sep 9 • 10 min
Zac Blobner of WDAE in Tampa Bay says expectations couldn’t be higher in Tampa Bay, and its largely because of Tom Brady. But Zac says adding Gronk and Fournette has pushed those hopes higher.
Halford & Brough: Sept 9 2020 Hour 1
Sep 9 • 49 min
Mike and Jason get into Jim Benning’s year-end comments and wonder what the Canucks blueline could look like next season
Halford & Brough: Sept 8 2020 Hour 4
Sep 8 • 40 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 8 2020 Hour 3
Sep 8 • 44 min
Mike and Jason go Canucks and hockey-heavy, chatting with Ray Ferraro and with Thomas Drance
Drance: Markstrom remains Canucks priority; club will look to shed salary in offseason
Sep 8 • 19 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver says Thatcher Demko’s play against Vegas doesn’t change the fact that Jacob Markstrom is the Canucks key priority…but Drancer is also reporting the Canucks will look to shed salary this offseason
Ferraro: See a major trade this offseason, but it’ll cost collateral to do it
Sep 8 • 22 min
Ray Ferraro gets into the likelihood of the Canucks making a major trade, but says it’ll cost assets to move Eriksson or Sutter. Ray says Chris Tanev staying healthy for a full year is like a career 35-goal season
Halford & Brough: Sept 8 2020 Hour 2
Sep 8 • 43 min
Mike and Jason talk Whitecaps with Marc Dos Santos and NFL with Mike Tanier
Dos Santos: We must continue to be a threat offensively
Sep 8 • 6 min
Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos says his club must continue to be a threat offensively, as it opens up the rest of its style. MDS gets into Michael Baldisimo’s play and Lucas Cavallini finally getting on the scoresheet
Tanier: Bucs window not open long, feel like we’re in an informercial
Sep 8 • 17 min
NFL insider Mike Tanier goes deep into opening week, with thoughts on Brady and the Bucs, the Seahawks pass rush and tough travel sked, and wondering why so many are sleeping on a good Dallas team
Halford & Brough: Sept 8 2020 Hour 1
Sep 8 • 46 min
Mike and Jason get into the Canucks upcoming season-ending zoom sessions and what big questions need to be answered
Halford & Brough: Sept 7 2020 Hour 4
Sep 7 • 42 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason talk some Canucks, as well as the upcoming NFL season beginning on Thursday, with TSN reporter Farhan Lalji.
Lalji: There’s some internal belief Canucks can move one of Sutter or Eriksson
Sep 7 • 16 min
TSN reporter Farhan Lalji joined Halford & Brough to talk some Canucks, and also looks ahead at the upcoming NFL season starting on Thursday.
Halford & Brough: Sept 7 2020 Hour 3
Sep 7 • 40 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by TSN 1040 Canucks reporter Jeff Paterson.
Paterson: Playoff success was on backs of Canucks best players, maybe a sign of great things to come
Sep 7 • 18 min
TSN 1040 Canucks reporter Jeff Paterson joined Halford & Brough to look back at Vancouver’s impressive playoff run, as well as the busy off-season to come.
Halford & Brough: Sept 7 2020 Hour 2
Sep 7 • 43 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by TSN 1040 Canucks insider Rick Dhaliwal, and look back at Vancouver’s memorable playoff run.
Dhaliwal: Don’t think Canucks are close to a deal with Markstrom
Sep 7 • 18 min
TSN 1040 Canucks insider Rick Dhaliwal joined Halford & Brough to discuss what could be a very challenging off-season for the team.
Halford & Brough: Sept 7 2020 Hour 1
Sep 7 • 50 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by TSN NHL analyst Mike P Johnson.
Johnson: Canucks need a bottom six that can play, bottom pair D that isn’t a liability
Sep 7 • 16 min
TSN NHL analyst Mike P Jonhson looks back at the Canucks Vegas series, as well as what needs to be done to get the team to that level.
Halford & Brough: Sept 4 2020 Hour 4
Sep 4 • 37 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus it’s #AskUsAnything Friday!
Halford & Brough: Sept 4 2020 Hour 3
Sep 4 • 48 min
In this hour, it’s all Canucks talk as Mike & Jason are joined by TSN 1040’s Jeff Paterson and The Athletic Vancouver’s JD Burke.
Burke: Demko coming into his own is such a perfect dream scenario for the Canucks in regards to their goaltending future
Sep 4 • 14 min
The Athletic Vancouver and Elite Prospects’ JD Burke joined Halford & Brough ahead of Friday night’s big game 7 clash versus the Vegas Golden Knights.
Paterson: Golden Knights have more depth, but the Canucks have more game-breakers
Sep 4 • 16 min
TSN 1040 Canucks reporter Jeff Paterson joined Halford & Brough to talk about the game 6 heroics of Thatcher Demko, and Friday night’s improbably game 7 versus the Vegas Golden Knights.
Halford & Brough: Sept 4 2020 Hour 2
Sep 4 • 40 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason chat with KidSport’s Chris Wilson, on how to make sports more affordable and accessible for young people.
Halford & Brough: Sept 4 2020 Hour 1
Sep 4 • 51 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun with the latest from around the NHL.
LeBrun: The Canucks’ body language has changed, they’re sensing something
Sep 4 • 14 min
TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun joined Halford & Brough to discuss last night’s intense playoff action.
Halford & Brough: Sept 3 2020 Hour 4
Sep 3 • 48 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 3 2020 Hour 3
Sep 3 • 46 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Jeff Paterson, get into Steve Nash and the Nets with ESPN’s Bobby Marks, and go through some Clips
Marks: Steve Nash hire is about relationships with players, as opposed to X and Os
Sep 3 • 12 min
ESPN’s Bobby Marks gets into why Brooklyn hired Steve Nash as coach, suggesting NBA coaching is less about X and O’s nowadays and more about relationships and trust
Paterson: On goalie matchup in game 6; can’t believe game 7 scheduled for tomorrow night
Sep 3 • 13 min
Jeff Paterson gets into the goalie situation for game six tonight and what he expects to see. JPat also cannot believe game seven is currently slated for tomorrow, not Saturday
Halford & Brough: Sept 3 2020 Hour 2
Sep 3 • 37 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Thomas Drance and with Mike McKenna, and also play the famous Brock Boeser drop for listeners
McKenna: Vegas needs to generate 2nd-chance opportunities; Demko looks like goalie Canucks hoped he’d become
Sep 3 • 11 min
Mike McKenna, from the Vegas broadcast booth, gets into game six and what Vegas needs to do to have success. Mike also touches on Thatcher Demko’s play in game five
Drance: Expect Demko tonight, question becomes if Markstrom dresses as backup
Sep 3 • 15 min
Thomas Drance expects Thatcher Demko in game six, and says the big question is if Markstrom can be the backup tonight..because if Markstrom doesn’t back up, he’s likely not available for game 7. Drance says the Lotto Line has to be a thing tonight, and…
Halford & Brough: Sept 3 2020 Hour 1
Sep 3 • 52 min
Mike and Jason get into game six between Canucks and Vegas, with Rick Dhaliwal joining. The boys also discuss Steve Nash being named head coach of the Brooklyn Nets
Halford & Brough: Sept 2 2020 Hour 4
Sep 2 • 38 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 2 2020 Hour 3
Sep 2 • 47 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and NHL with Jeff Paterson and Tom Mayenknecht, and get into some Clips
Mayenknecht: Tough to see fans in buildings until a vaccine is available
Sep 2 • 9 min
Tom Mayenknecht discusses a potential return of fans to buildings and says the Canucks most valuable marketing tool during this pandemic…is winning
Paterson: Would go with Demko again, assuming Markstrom isnt’ ready
Sep 2 • 19 min
Jeff Paterson would go with Demko again in game six, assuming Markstrom likely isn’t ready to play. Jeff says the Canucks are still getting it done on the backs of their best players, getting nothing from depth players
Halford & Brough: Sept 2 2020 Hour 2
Sep 2 • 35 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and NHL with Kevin Woodley and with Greg Wyshynski
Woodley: Canucks clearly feel they need Markstrom to win series, but Demko performance may change that
Sep 2 • 17 min
Kevin Woodley gets into the Demko start in game five and if it changes how the Canucks assign starts in games 6 and 7 (if needed). Kev suggests Semyon Varlamov’s 4yr, $20m contract as a comparable for Markstrom, but also suggests if you offer it…you may…
Wyshynski: Would choose Demko over Markstrom longterm
Sep 2 • 17 min
Greg Wyshynski of ESPN gets into Demko vs Markstrom and explains why he’d prefer Demko. Wysh also gets into what next season could look like — maybe 70 games, starting mid-January
Halford & Brough: Sept 2 2020 Hour 1
Sep 2 • 48 min
Mike and Jason get into a game five Canucks win over Vegas, with Thatcher Demko making 42 saves in the victory.
Halford & Brough: Sept 1 2020 Hour 4
Sep 1 • 41 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: Sept 1 2020 Hour 3
Sep 1 • 47 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Ray Ferraro and with Jeff Paterson
Paterson: Canucks best players have been stepping up
Sep 1 • 10 min
Jeff Paterson points out that the Canucks top offensive players have been showing up, but the depth players need to help the cause now. JPat also suggest it’s becoming clear where the Canucks don’t match up vs Vegas, and why depth matters in playoffs
Ferraro: It’s a win the Canucks are this far along, but also seeing were improvements are needed
Sep 1 • 21 min
Ray Ferraro says the Canucks have gone further than anyone likely thought, but that run is also showing where improvements need to be made. Ray says getting big contracts off the books are a key in the offseason and suggests Brock Boeser’s situation is…
Halford & Brough: Sept 1 2020 Hour 2
Sep 1 • 43 min
Mike and Jason continue to preview game five of Canucks/Vegas with Thomas Drance, and talk with Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos
Dos Santos: We’re not a club with a culture of blame, we’re trying to find solutions
Sep 1 • 7 min
Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos gets into what his team has learned in a tough season, and says no one is making excuses - the Caps are not a club with a culture of blame, they’re trying to find solutions
Drance: Canucks must be Cup competitive by next year with EP, Hughes needing extensions
Sep 1 • 25 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver says the Canucks must be competitive by next year, before Hughes and Pettersson cost a combined $20m. Drancer says the Vegas series has shown the absolute necessity of the Canucks upgrading depth and mobility of…
Halford & Brough: Sept 1 2020 Hour 1
Sep 1 • 48 min
Mike and Jason discuss game five of the Canucks/Vegas series and get a Demko/Markstrom update from Rick Dhaliwal
Halford & Brough: August 31 2020 Hour 4
Aug 31 • 42 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 31 2020 Hour 3
Aug 31 • 47 min
Mike and Jason go deep into game four between the Canucks and Vegas, with Jeff Paterson and Farhan Lalji joining
Paterson: Vegas is exposing some warts; showing where Canucks need to improve
Aug 31 • 22 min
Jeff Paterson says Vegas is showing where the Canucks need to improve, and part of that is depth scoring and a blueline where every player can jump into the rush
Lalji: Hughes being physically dominated; Canucks may have to ride out contracts
Aug 31 • 16 min
Farhan Lalji suggests Quinn Hughes is being dominated a bit physically and has been taken out of his game a bit. Farhan gets into the Canucks situation with some heavy contracts, suggesting the team may simply have to ride it out…take a step back in order…
Halford & Brough: August 31 2020 Hour 2
Aug 31 • 34 min
Mike and Jason get into the Canucks game four loss to Vegas and where it goes from here. EJ Hradek from NHL Network joins to get into the rest of the NHL story
Hradek: Really like Canucks structure and future
Aug 31 • 9 min
EJ Hradek from NHL Network is a big fan of what he’s seen from the Canucks this year, suggesting experience and better depth is what’s needed now. EJ gets into the other three series, and has Vegas winning the Cup
Halford & Brough: August 31 2020 Hour 1
Aug 31 • 52 min
Mike and Jason discuss the Canucks two weekend losses, falling to a 3-1 deficit to Vegas. TSN’s Mike Johnson joins the boys as well
Johnson: Progression not always linear for young players and teams
Aug 31 • 16 min
MIke Johnson says the Canucks have great pieces in place, but growth as a team isn’t always linear so the club needs to remain patient and make smart moves. Mike says Vegas is simply deeper and better than the Canucks. Have Tampa Bay as Cup favourites
Halford & Brough: August 28 2020 Hour 4
Aug 28 • 44 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus it’s #AskUsAnythingFriday!
Halford & Brough: August 28 2020 Hour 3
Aug 28 • 46 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by ESPN Seahawks reporter Brady Henderson, as well as The Athletic NBA’s Dave DuFour.
Halford & Brough: August 28 2020 Hour 2
Aug 28 • 38 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason are joined by TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun.
LeBrun: The players got it right yesterday, and this moment will be remembered
Aug 28 • 14 min
TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun joined Halford & Brough with the latest from around the league.
Halford & Brough: August 28 2020 Hour 1
Aug 28 • 53 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason chat with The Toronto Star’s Bruce Arthur on the sports boycotts currently taking place across the world.
Halford & Brough: August 27 2020 Hour 4
Aug 27 • 40 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 27 2020 Hour 3
Aug 27 • 47 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Knights with Jeff Paterson and with Thomas Drance
Drance: NBA is walking the walk, talking the talk; NHL, with exceptions, is doing neither
Aug 27 • 16 min
Thomas Drance gets into a night in sports that saw leagues boycott and postpone games, while the NHL kept playing
Paterson: Role players have played roles in playoffs
Aug 27 • 19 min
Jeff Paterson admits that playoff games have changed his mind a bit on how the Canucks roster has been constructed, while still realizing there will be cap issues to deal with in the offseason.
Halford & Brough: August 27 2020 Hour 2
Aug 27 • 42 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Mike McKenna and also have a conversation with Willard Reaves
McKenna: Vegas needs to take time, space away from Pettersson, but he’s so good at finding open teammates
Aug 27 • 11 min
Mike McKenna from the Knights broadcast crew gets into how Vegas will try to slow down Elias Pettersson, discusses the Knights physical style, and asks if anyone has seen his #56 Canucks jersey
Reaves: Enough of the ‘here we go again’, this has to change
Aug 27 • 15 min
Former CFL great Willard Reaves, father of Ryan, discusses how his son got into hockey and what it’s been like to watch Ryan’s growth. Willard also gets into the NBA boycott and the unrest in the USA
Halford & Brough: August 27 2020 Hour 1
Aug 27 • 49 min
Mike and Jason get into game three between the Canucks and Vegas, and discuss the NBA’s boycott of Wednesday night’s games
Halford & Brough: August 26 2020 Hour 4
Aug 26 • 48 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 26 2020 Hour 3
Aug 26 • 40 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Jeff Paterson and get into TV coverage with Tom Mayenknecht
Mayenknecht: No doubt a Canadian team drives ratings, but will national broadcaster take advantage
Aug 26 • 7 min
In the Sport Market preview, Tom Mayenknecht discusses how a Canadian team drives TV ratings
Paterson: Rest of hockey world realizing Canucks are a fun team to watch
Aug 26 • 17 min
Jeff Paterson says the Canucks are showing they’re a fun, resilient group, and the rest of the hockey world is realizing that. JPat gets into the incorrect puck-over-glass call and why the NHL needs to address the continual reffing issues
Halford & Brough: August 26 2020 Hour 2
Aug 26 • 46 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and playoffs with Kevin Woodley and get into some Clips
Woodley: Is it harder to go back to Fleury now after agent’s tweet
Aug 26 • 22 min
Kevin Woodley suggests Robin Lehner will stick in the Vegas goal, and wonders if it’s harder to go back to Fleury after his agent’s tweet. Kev says Markstrom is unquestionably the best option in goal for Vancouver, in large part because you know he fits…
Halford & Brough: August 26 2020 Hour 1
Aug 26 • 49 min
Mike and Jason get into a 5-2 Canucks win over Vegas in game two, and talk playoffs with ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski
Wyshynski: Still not sure Canucks can handle Vegas as Knights peak level
Aug 26 • 15 min
ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski says the Canucks found a new level in game two, but still isn’t sure the Canucks can handle Vegas at the Knight’s peak level.
Halford & Brough: August 25 2020 Hour 4
Aug 25 • 42 min
Mike and Jason get a Toffoli update from Rick Dhaliwal and get into What We Learned
Dhaliwal: Toffoli taking gameday skate, could play
Aug 25 • 6 min
Rick Dhaliwal is hearing Tyler Toffoli will take the morning skate, could take the pregame skate, and is a possibility tonight. Rick says Tyler Myers is a late-series possibility but you won’t see him in the early games, likely a separated shoulder
Halford & Brough: August 25 2020 Hour 3
Aug 25 • 51 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Mike Kelly and with Thomas Drance
Drance: If Toffoli plays, significant boost for Canucks power play
Aug 25 • 17 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic says if Tyler Toffoli plays in game two, it should be a significant boost to the Canucks PP. Drancer says Vegas got “perfect, textbook deployment’ from its fourth line in game one
Kelly: Seeing trend where structured teams are having playoff success
Aug 25 • 18 min
Mike Kelly from Point Hockey pushes back against the idea tha the Islanders play boring hockey, suggesting the Islanders simply don’t give up a lot. Mike points out that structured teams, like Islanders and Philly, are having success
Halford & Brough: August 25 2020 Hour 2
Aug 25 • 39 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Ray Ferraro and get into some game-day Clips
Ferraro: Canucks rattled in game one, no doubt they’ll be better
Aug 25 • 17 min
Ray Ferraro suggests the Canucks were a bit rattled in a game one loss to Vegas, and will be much better tonight. Ray says he “can’t even conjure up outrage” at Vegas’ success, saying a strong expansion team is clearly better for the league
Halford & Brough: August 25 2020 Hour 1
Aug 25 • 50 min
Mike and Jason get into game two of the Canucks/Vegas series, with Jeff Pat joining as well
Paterson: Canucks must have sustained pressure in Vegas end
Aug 25 • 14 min
Jeff Paterson gets into what it will take for the Canucks to bounceback in game two against Vegas, suggesting sustained offensive pressure and a better game for their best players are two keys
Halford & Brough: August 24 2020 Hour 4
Aug 24 • 44 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 24 2020 Hour 3
Aug 24 • 44 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Vegas with Jeff Paterson and Mike Johnson and Whitecaps with Marc Dos Santos
Johnson: Eye-opener for Canucks, because Vegas looked amazing
Aug 24 • 14 min
Mike Johnson says it was an eye opener for the Canucks, because Vegas looked very good. Vegas speed causes fits, will be very difficult for Canucks to figure out
Dos Santos: Caps are struggling to maintain possession, that’s affecting offense
Aug 24 • 6 min
Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos says the Whitecaps are struggling to maintain possession and that’s affecting their offense. MDS says there’s a growing awareness around Canadian talent worldwide, with Davies and David leading the way
Paterson: Canucks uncharacteristic in play, mistakes vs Vegas
Aug 24 • 21 min
Jeff Paterson says Vegas looks like a team on a mission, playing with more purpose than St Louis. Jeff says, for a number of reasons, the Canucks played uncharacteristic hockey last night, with Pettersson and Hughes, in particular, having tough nights
Halford & Brough: August 24 2020 Hour 2
Aug 24 • 41 min
Mike and Jason talk with Knights pxp voice, Dan D’Uva, and get into some Clips after a busy sports weekend
D’Uva: All moves Vegas has made are about winning a Cup
Aug 24 • 18 min
Dan D’Uva, radio voice of the Golden Knights, says the Knights aren’t starving for a Cup, but are very hungry for it and every move the team has made reflects that. Dan gets into the Fleury agent tweet and what it all might mean
Halford & Brough: August 24 2020 Hour 1
Aug 24 • 50 min
Mike and Jason get into a game one loss to Vegas, and also take a few minutes to enjoy the Canucks series win over StLouis
Halford & Brough: August 21 2020 Hour 4
Aug 21 • 44 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 21 2020 Hour 3
Aug 21 • 40 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with JD Burke and Whitecaps with Pete Schaad
Burke: Canucks have situated themselves well if lose a goalie in expansion draft
Aug 21 • 13 min
JD Burke says the Canucks seem very willing to pay Jacob Markstrom, but his concern is term and a long contract. JD does say the Canucks have situated themselves well if they lose a goalie, with Mikey DiPietro in the wings
Schaad: Questions about Whitecaps situation and play lately
Aug 21 • 17 min
Pete Schaad takes a deep dive into a struggling Whitecaps side, and says it’s surreal to think Alphonso Davies is a win away, with Bayern, of winning a Champions League title
Halford & Brough: August 21 2020 Hour 2
Aug 21 • 46 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Jeff Paterson and get into some Clips
Paterson: Canucks have a game to give, facing less pressure than Blues
Aug 21 • 21 min
Jeff Paterson says there’s far more pressure on StLouis today than the Canucks, and that will be a factor in game six. JPat also gets into what the Canucks need from Brock Boeser and how he sees the Markstrom negotiations going
Halford & Brough: August 21 2020 Hour 1
Aug 21 • 51 min
Mike and Jason get into game six between the Canucks and Blues, and chat with NHL insider Pierre Lebrun
Lebrun: Best path to a Cup for Markstrom is likely staying in Vancouver
Aug 21 • 16 min
TSN’s Pierre Lebrun gets into the Jacob Markstrom contract situation and which other teams may have interest. Pierre says change likely has to come in Calgary, and sees the core being tweaked. Pierre also says the situations in Washington and Pittsburgh…
Halford & Brough: August 20 2020 Hour 4
Aug 20 • 41 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Dhaliwal: Getting good vibe Edler will be okay for game six
Aug 20 • 4 min
Rick Dhaliwal updates the Canucks injuries, suggesting Alex Edler should be good for Friday
Halford & Brough: August 20 2020 Hour 3
Aug 20 • 49 min
Mike and Jason go deep into Canucks/Blues with Jeff Paterson, Thomas Drance, and Rick Dhaliwal
Drance: Maybe this is the way you use Virtanen, use abilities to introduce some chaos
Aug 20 • 24 min
Thomas Drance gets into a game five win over StLouis, wonders if this is the way you effectively use Jake Virtanen, and gets into the work Travis Green did behind the bench
Paterson: That was best game Green has coached with Canucks
Aug 20 • 14 min
Jeff Paterson says Travis Green coached “a hell of a game” against St Louis, making all the necessary adjustments and bold lineup changes. Jeff says St Louis is in a precarious spot now, with no margin for error, and admits it’s so good to have playoffs…
Halford & Brough: August 20 2020 Hour 2
Aug 20 • 44 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Joe Vitale and Farhan Lalji and get into some Clips
Lalji: Playoffs are about adjustments, and Green making bold changes
Aug 20 • 15 min
Farhan Lalji discusses the Canucks 4-3 win last night, and the effort Travis Green is making behind the bench
Vitale: Comeback was most shocked he’s been in the series
Aug 20 • 16 min
Joe Vitale admits he and the Blues crew saw a demoralized Canucks team, down 3-1, and was shocked by the comeback. Joe says the Blues likely stick with Jake Allen
Halford & Brough: August 20 2020 Hour 1
Aug 20 • 48 min
Mike and Jason discuss the Canucks 4-3 win in game five and ask who was the hero of the game
Halford & Brough: August 19 2020 Hour 4
Aug 19 • 47 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 19 2020 Hour 3
Aug 19 • 42 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks and NHL with ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski, with Jeff Paterson, and with Tom Mayenknecht
Mayenknecht: On Canadian Cup drought and media pressure
Aug 19 • 4 min
Tom Mayeknecht discusses the Canadian Stanley Cup drought and how it affects Canadiani sports media
Paterson: There’s a route to victory, but who steps up?
Aug 19 • 14 min
Jeff Paterson says the Canucks have the pieces, the path to beat the Blues, but will need someone to step up and lead the way, like in the first two games.
Wyshynski: No matter situation, constantly shown you have to play strong defense to win in playoffs
Aug 19 • 18 min
ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski gets into the playoffs, says Ryan O’Reilly has built a house in the Canucks mind, and gets into the idea that Canadian teams can’t win the Cup because the pressure is too intense
Halford & Brough: August 19 2020 Hour 2
Aug 19 • 45 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Kevin Woodley, and get into the world of e-gaming with Enthusiast CEO, Adrian Montgomery
Woodley: Canucks must create “chaotic, broken environment” in front of Allen
Aug 19 • 17 min
Kevin Woodley from In Goal Magazine says stats show the Blues play significantly better in front of Jake Allen than Jordan Binnington. Kev says that the Canucks must create “a chaotic, broken environment’ in front of Allen if they hope to break through
Montgomery: If you’re trying to market to Gen-Z, you must have a video game strategy
Aug 19 • 12 min
Adrian Montgomery of Enthusiast Gaming says 70% of Gen-Zers says video gaming is a core of their existence, much like music is to different generations. Adrian says if you’re trying to market to GenZers, you have to have a video game strategy
Halford & Brough: August 19 2020 Hour 1
Aug 19 • 46 min
Mike and Jason discuss game five of the Canucks/Blues series and ask if you believe
Halford & Brough: August 18 2020 Hour 4
Aug 18 • 40 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 18 2020 Hour 3
Aug 18 • 45 min
Mike and Jason talk with Ray Ferraro and Jeff Paterson about Canucks/Blues, and get into Whitecaps/TFC with Marc Dos Santos
Paterson: Gaudette at least offers offensive abilities, which Canucks can use right now
Aug 18 • 12 min
Jeff Paterson thinks it’s time for Adam Gaudette to be in the Canucks lineup, as he at least offers an offensive side for a team needing depth scoring.
Dos Santos: Hasal starts vs Toronto, Montero not on trip
Aug 18 • 7 min
Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos gets into the Whitecaps return to action today in Toronto, saying Thomas Hasal will start in goal, while Fredy Montero didn’t make the trip
Ferraro: Message should be positive, you’re still 2-2
Aug 18 • 20 min
Ray Ferraro says the message around the Canucks should be relatively positive, that you’;re still 2-2. Ray says the Canucks likely don’t have the physical size to play the Blues way, so must play their own style..and that hasn’t happened in games 3, 4 as…
Halford & Brough: August 18 2020 Hour 2
Aug 18 • 41 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Dan Rosen from NHL.com and with Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver
Drance: Blues physical play starting to take toll on Canucks blueline
Aug 18 • 20 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver sees the Blues physical play taking a toll on the Canucks back-end, and suggests this is very much a star-driven series…but the Canucks could very much use some depth scoring. Drancer also gets into if and how Adam…
Rosen: Blues showing how they win series, grinding you down
Aug 18 • 12 min
Dan Rosen from NHL.com says the Canucks must make St Louis play in their own end, because they’re getting fed a classic Blues style - puck possession, winning tough battles, and grinding you down in a long series
Halford & Brough: August 18 2020 Hour 1
Aug 18 • 46 min
Mike and Jason get into the Canucks game four loss to St Louis, and what it will take for Vancouver to get back into this series
Halford & Brough: August 17 2020 Hour 4
Aug 17 • 42 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 17 2020 Hour 3
Aug 17 • 44 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Jeff Paterson and TSN’s Mike Johnson
Paterson: We’ll learn something about the Canucks tonight and how they respond
Aug 17 • 9 min
Jeff Paterson points out that it’s already a very tough series and it will only get harder, so suggests we’ll learn something about the Canucks tonight with their response. Jeff says Ryan O’Reilly has been dominant, and that’s a major factor for the Blues
Johnson: Hughes best player in series; Blues physical play will affect Edler, Tanev
Aug 17 • 27 min
TSN’s Mike Johnson says Quinn Hughes is evern better than he thought, and gets into how the Blues physical play will affect the Canucks blueline
Halford & Brough: August 17 2020 Hour 2
Aug 17 • 41 min
Mike and Jason talk all things NHL and Canucks with Scott Burnside of the Athletic, and get into the NBA playoffs with ESPN’s Bobby Marks
Marks: See Toronto coming out of East; not sure Portland can get stops against Lakers
Aug 17 • 14 min
ESPN’s Bobby Marks gets into the NBA playoffs, including deeper looks at Portland vs LAL, and Toronto’s ability to get out of the East
Burnside: Is this Blues starting to get into a rhythm, or a last-gasp effort?
Aug 17 • 16 min
Scott Burnside of the Athletic is fascinated to see how the Canucks-Blues series plays out, if the Blues are really getting into a rhythm or just making a last-gasp veteran effort. Scott gets into the other series and the Rask situation in Boston
Halford & Brough: August 17 2020 Hour 1
Aug 17 • 50 min
Mike and Jason get into the Canucks game three loss, and what lineup changes could/should happen in tonight’s game four
Halford & Brough: August 14 2020 Hour 4
Aug 14 • 44 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned, ahead of game two between the Canucks and Blues
Halford & Brough: August 14 2020 Hour 3
Aug 14 • 38 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks with Jeff Paterson and Whitecaps with Pete Schaad
Schaad: On In-beom transfer and Messi v Davies in Champions League
Aug 14 • 8 min
Pete Schaad discusses the Whitecaps return to action, the In-beom transfer, and Messi vs Phonzie in Champions League
Paterson: A lot at stake for Blues this afternoon
Aug 14 • 15 min
Jeff Paterson suggests St Louis simply cannot afford to go down 0-2 with a loss this afternoon to the Canucks, especially with the Canucks becoming the home team for games 3 and 4
Halford & Brough: August 14 2020 Hour 2
Aug 14 • 41 min
Mike and Jason talk hockey with Jamie Rivers and get into game two of the Blues/Canucks
Rivers: Binnington very good at parking bad moments, no concerns about his play
Aug 14 • 12 min
Jamie Rivers from the Blues broadcast gets into what concerns he has over St Louis’ play lately, suggests Jordan Binnington will be fine, and says a better fourth line is a concern for the Blues
Halford & Brough: August 14 2020 Hour 1
Aug 14 • 50 min
Mike and Jason get into game two between the Canucks and Blues, and talk hockey with Pierre Lebrun
Lebrun: Pieces in place in Vancouver to get somewhere special in a hurry
Aug 14 • 16 min
TSN insider Pierre Lebrun says the Canucks have the pieces in place in the right spots to get somewhere special quickly. Pierre also says he’d take Quinn Hughes over Rasmus Dahlin right now…but points out that, much like Seth Jones, Dahlin may just be…
Halford & Brough: August 13 2020 Hour 4
Aug 13 • 49 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 13 2020 Hour 3
Aug 13 • 47 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Jeff Paterson and with Thomas Drance, and get into some Clips
Drance: Saw a decent punch from Blues, Canucks took it and were better team
Aug 13 • 16 min
Thomas Drance of the Athletic Vancouver says St Louis didn’t play its best game, but played a good one…and the Canucks took it and still won, which is a good sign. Drancer says the bottom six held its own, which is a big sign
Paterson: You can feel something special building around Canucks
Aug 13 • 12 min
Jeff Paterson points out the care teammates showed for Troy Stecher after his goal, and gets the impression there’s something special building around the Canucks. Jeff gets into the veteran contributions the team is seeing from Sutter, Eriksson and Beagle
Halford & Brough: August 13 2020 Hour 2
Aug 13 • 46 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Blues with Blues colour analyst Joe Vitale and with Mike Kelly from the NHL Network
Kelly: Canucks core players have competive skill you must have to win in playoffs
Aug 13 • 20 min
Mike Kelly from the NHL Network says the Canucks key players all have competitive skill - they don’t get pushed out of games, they stay in the fight. Mike says Quinn Hughes is already a top-ten d-man and Norris will come his way eventually
Vitale: Canucks very strucured, along with very skilled; this is a scary team for the Blues
Aug 13 • 14 min
Blues analyst Joe Vitale says the Canucks showed last night they’re a scary team for the Blues, with speed, skill, structure. Joe jokingly suggests being in the bubble is living the dream for the young Canucks, staying up til midnight playing Fortnite,…
Halford & Brough: August 13 2020 Hour 1
Aug 13 • 48 min
Mike and Jason discuss a game 1 win over StLouis, and ask if Bo Horvat is more of a bull or a horse
Halford & Brough: August 12 2020 Hour 4
Aug 12 • 50 min
Brough and JD Burke get into What We Learned
Mayenknecht: So many moving parts in NCAA situation, it’s unbelievable
Aug 12 • 9 min
Tom Mayenknecht gets into the NCAA football situation, and Canucks/Blues
Halford & Brough: August 12 2020 Hour 3
Aug 12 • 40 min
Brough and JD talk Canucks/Blues with Jeff Paterson, get into the Sport Market preview with Tom Mayenknecht, and go through some Clips
Paterson: Get the impression Berube has concerns about Blues being able to flip the switch
Aug 12 • 12 min
Jeff Paterson isn’t convinced that the Blues are convinced they can flip the switch for game one. Jeff also gets into the key matchups down the middle
Halford & Brough: August 12 2020 Hour 2
Aug 12 • 38 min
Brough and JD go hockey-heavy, talking Canucks and NHL with ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski and with Dan Rosen from NHL.com
Rosen: Think Canucks can and will match Blues level
Aug 12 • 13 min
Dan Rosen from NHL.com says the Blues are a perfect challenge for the Canucks, who get to see what it takes to win. Dan feels the Canucks are up for the challenge, and picked them to win the series
Halford & Brough: August 12 2020 Hour 1
Aug 12 • 51 min
Brough and JD Burke get into game 1 between the Blues and Canucks, with Kevin Woodley joining to get into the goalie matchup
Wyshynski: Picked Canucks to beat St Louis; NHL should explore OT options after 3 extra periods
Aug 12 • 15 min
ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski says the Blues showed some troubling trends in the exhibition games, and has the Canucks winning. Wysh suggests there will never be shootouts in playoff games, but suggests that after three extra periods, the league should consider…
Woodley: Goalie check mark in matchup goes to Binnington
Aug 12 • 11 min
Kevin Woodley from In Goal Magazine gives the goalie advantage to Jordan Binnington, suggesting the value of having won already is enormous..and goalie stats show Binnington’s season was very good
Halford & Brough: August 11 2020 Hour 4
Aug 11 • 45 min
In this hour, Brough & McLetch tell us what they learned, plus we hear from the humanoids.
Halford & Brough: August 11 2020 Hour 3
Aug 11 • 46 min
In this hour, Brough & McLetch talk some hockey with TSN NHL analyst Ray Ferraro, and discuss the College Football situation with KJR Seattle’s Dave Mahler.
Ferraro: Blues have “champion mentality”, first time Canucks punch ‘em in the nose, they wake up
Aug 11 • 24 min
TSN NHL analyst Ray Ferraro joins Brough & McLetch to discuss the NHL draft lottery results, as well as the upcoming Canucks series.
Halford & Brough: August 11 2020 Hour 2
Aug 11 • 45 min
In this hour, Brough & McLetch preview the Canucks St Louis series with Blues radio PxP man Chris Kerber, and are also joined by The Athletic Vancouver’s Thomas Drance.
Drance: Blues energy level hasn’t been there so far, wouldn’t shock me if Canucks won the series
Aug 11 • 23 min
The Athletic Vancouver’s Thomas Drance joined Brough & McLetch to help preview game 1 of the Canucks Blues series happening tomorrow.
Halford & Brough: August 11 2020 Hour 1
Aug 11 • 51 min
In this hour, Brough & McLetch look back on the day in sports, including yesterday’s resumption of the NHL draft lottery.
Halford & Brough: August 10 2020 Hour 4
Aug 10 • 42 min
In this hour, Jason & McLetch tell us what they learned, plus we hear from the humanoids.
Halford & Brough: August 10 2020 Hour 3
Aug 10 • 47 min
In this hour, Jason & McLetch are joined by TSN NHL analyst Mike P Johnson, as well as NHL.com Canucks reporter Kevin Woodley.
Johnson: Blues won’t be easy for Canucks; Approached round robin like exhibition games
Aug 10 • 17 min
TSN NHL analyst Mike Johnson joined Brough & McLetch to discuss the challenges ahead for the Canucks in their series versus St.Louis.
Halford & Brough: August 10 2020 Hour 2
Aug 10 • 40 min
In this hour, Jason & McLetchie speak with TSN Overdrive’s Bryan Hayes about Sunday’s Leafs post-season exit, as well as talk some Canucks with Jeff Paterson.
Paterson: Won’t give Canucks edge in series versus Blues, but they have the advantage as far as enthusiasm is concerned
Aug 10 • 11 min
TSN 1040 Canucks reporter Jeff Paterson joins Brough & McLetchie to help preview the Canucks Blues Quarterfinals series.
Halford & Brough: August 10 2020 Hour 1
Aug 10 • 50 min
In this hour, Jason & McLetch look back on a busy weekend in sports, and preview a Canucks Quarterfinals series versus the Blues.
Halford & Brough: August 7 2020 Hour 4
Aug 7 • 48 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason tell us what they learned, we hear from the humanoids, plus it’s #AskUsAnythingFriday!
Halford & Brough: August 7 2020 Hour 3
Aug 7 • 45 min
In this hour, Mike & Jason talk some soccer with Whitecaps PxP man Pete Schaad, as well as chat Canucks with The Athletic Vancouver’s and Elite Prospects’ JD Burke.
Burke: Pettersson has been the story of this series so far
Aug 7 • 19 min
The Athletic Vancouver & Elite Prospects’ JD Burke joins Halford & Brough to break down what he’s thought of the Canucks-Wild series.
Halford & Brough: August 7 2020 Hour 2
Aug 7 • 44 min
In this hour, TSN 1040 Canucks reporter Jeff Paterson joins Mike & Jason to preview Friday night’s big game.
Paterson: Canucks have to be feeling pretty good about themselves after yesterday’s win, now it’s time to take care of business tonight
Aug 7 • 17 min
TSN 1040 Canucks reporter Jeff Paterson joined Halford & Brough ahead of tonight’s big tilt versus the Wild.
Halford & Brough: August 7 2020 Hour 1
Aug 7 • 59 min
In this hour, TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun join Mike & Jason with the latest stories from around the league.
LeBrun: Markstrom situation will be fascinating; Teams may want to sign him, but can’t afford the cap hit
Aug 7 • 0 min
TSN NHL insider Pierre LeBrun joined Halford & Brough to discuss the Jacob Markstrom situation, and look at Thursday night’s play-in action.
Halford & Brough: August 6 2020 Hour 4
Aug 6 • 44 min
Mike and Jason discuss What We Learned
Halford & Brough: August 6 2020 Hour 3
Aug 6 • 50 min
Mike and Jason talk Canucks/Wild with Jeff Paterson and Thomas Drance