The Steve Warne Project

The Steve Warne Project

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The former TSN Radio morning duo of Steve Warne a…


163: SENS HAVE WON 5 OF 7, NHL SPITTING INCIDENT, THE BABCLOCK IS TICKING, NEW PUCK-TRACKING TECH
Nov 20 • 56 min
Today we discuss some fun trips we’ve been on, going south for winter vacations. The Sens continue to improve. An NHL spitting incident in Washington. By volume, it was a big one. Rob Gronkowski gives patriots fans a comeback tease. Puck-tracking…
162: SENS REVOLVING DOOR OF MINOR LEAGUE CALLUPS; WHY DO LEAFS SUCK WHEN THEY WERE SUPPOSED TO NOT?
Nov 19 • 50 min
The Sens continue their revolving door of minor league callus. Is it a good strategy or not. Why do the Leafs suck? Should NHL referees blow a play dead 100 percent of the time when a player is injured? And Jim talks about the days where he did our old…
161: RON MACLEAN’S SPEECH, NFL HELMET SWINGING, HHOF, HILARIOUS GREY CUP WEEK MEMORIES
Nov 18 • 50 min
We discuss Ron MacLean’s speech Saturday night as he announces Coach’s Corner on Hockey Night in Canada is no more. The NFL helmet shining incident last week: did the punishment fit the crime? What’s wrong with the Toronto Maple Leafs? Is it coaching or…
160: TV HOST CRITICIZES DON CHERRY & SAYS WORSE THINGS, TOM BRADY WANTS TO PLAY UNTIL HE’S 47
Nov 15 • 45 min
Sports and Whatever. Wayne Gretzky turns down a Team Canada job. Some host for the Canadian version of the View, which sounds intolerable, is apparently out here commenting about Don Cherry and ends up saying way more fireable things that Don ever did.…
159 - HAT TRICK FOR PAGEAU, DON CHERRY WANTED TO APOLOGIZE, WE GIVE HERNIA ADVICE TO SIDNEY CROSBY
Nov 14 • 46 min
JG Pageau keeps rolling with 3 more goals, yet everyone wants to trade him. Don Cherry apparently wanted to apologize on Saturday night but the man won’t let him. Sidney Crosby has a hernia and has to decide what to do. Jim and I have both had past…
158: WHO SHOULD REPLACE DON CHERRY? NICK FOLIGNO HIT - DIRTY OR ACCIDENTAL? CLASSIC HABS JOKE
Nov 13 • 60 min
More on the firing of Don Cherry’s firing. We also take your suggestions on who should take his place. We’re also at odds over former Senator Nick Foligno getting a 3 game suspension. We do agree that winter’s early arrival sucks. Jim tells a classic Habs…
157: WE DEBATE THE DON CHERRY FIRING, PLAY THE DON CHERRY REMIX AND SOME TOM HANKS TRIVIA
Nov 12 • 52 min
Don Cherry gets fired and we have a loud debate about it. Try and guess who’s on Don’s side. We actually find out about the actual firing in the middle of the recording. We play the Don Cherry Remix that appropriately contains the lyrics, “Don’t go…
156: ANY INTEREST IN SPEZZA? NICK PAUL IS HERE TO STAY, AUTISTIC BASKETBALL PLAYER IN NCAA
Nov 8 • 42 min
If the Leafs put Jason Spezza on waivers, should the sens bring him back? Would the ones bring him back? How long until ads are on NHL jerseys…? Should we really think of athletes as role models? Our trivia is Top 10 rock bands and Jimmy isn’t very good…
155: JG PAGEAU’S FUTURE, EVANDER KANE IN TROUBLE, COACH SUSPENDED FOR RUNNING UP THE SCORE
Nov 7 • 42 min
What will the Sens decide to do with JG Pageau? A high school football coach is suspended for running up the score The first 3 on 0 NHL goal we can remember BC Lions head coach is fired and we think his fashion choice wasn’t helping him. Evander Kane in…
154: SENS SPLIT IN NEW YORK, PAGEAU THRIVING, DREW DOUGHTY SCOLDS MEDIA, ANOTHER ADVENTURE IN AUTISM
Nov 6 • 68 min
Sens split their two games in New York and JG Pageau continues to impress. Funny what happens when you get ice time and better linemates than Zack Smith. Drew Doughty scolds the media for blowing things out of proportion. LA Chargers moving to London?…
153: WHAT REALLY HAPPENED WITH REDBLACKS COACH RICK CAMPBELL? SHOULD SENS TAKE A RUN AT PULJUJARVI?
Nov 5 • 51 min
We dive into what happened with the Redblacks and their head coach Rick Campbell. As the Sens Jesse Puljujarvi deadline approaches, should the Sens be in there trying to acquire this guy? The Blue Jays get starting pitching help but still need so much…
152: SABOURIN’S SCARY INCIDENT IN BOSTON, DON CHERRY SAYS HE “JUST” GOT KNOCKED OUT “THAT’S ALL”
Nov 4 • 63 min
We re-visit a scary situation in Boston. Scott Sabourin knocked out cold and face collides with the ice. Logan Brown also hurt, out week to week. A trivia question about NHL enforcers who became coaches. The Halloween prank that freaked Jim out. Milan…
151: JIM’S DREAM TAKES STEVE DOWN A VERY UNEXPECTED ROAD, WHAT DO THE REDBLACKS NEED TO DO NOW?
Nov 1 • 51 min
Steve gets sucked into Jungle’s randomness and spends the first segment a world of complete craziness. The Nationals do something that no sports team in history has ever done. Will the Expos ever return and have THEIR chance? The Sens get ready for Boston…
150: WASHINGTON WINS THE WORLD SERIES, NOT THE EXPOS, HALLOWEEN HOOPLA, BIANCA INJURED
Oct 31 • 57 min
The Washington Nationals win the World Series and do it in a way that’s never been done before. It’s not the Expos but certainly makes us think of them and what might have been. What Jim does to people now when people snub him on the street. Some…
149: MOST PUNCHABLE NHL PLAYERS, TOM WILSON ENRAGES LEAFS, BOBBY RYAN REACTS TO HIS BENCHING
Oct 30 • 53 min
Alex Ovechkin and Tom Wilson both enrage Leaf fans in their own special way. Bobby Ryan reacts to his benching. Who do YOU think is the NHL player you’d most like to punch in the face?
148: MATT CARKNER’S THOUGHTS ON SCOTT SABOURIN, IS NICK PAUL FOR REAL? TIGER TIES THE RECORD
Oct 29 • 44 min
Is Nick Paul for real or is this just a small hot streak? Scott Sabourin reminds us of Matt Carkner’s story so we reached out to Carkner and you’ll love what he had to say. We’re both totally psyched about Tiger Woods’ big win. Donald Trump gets a chilly…
147: BOBBY RYAN IS A HEALTHY SCRATCH, WAS KARLSSON’S 8 YEAR $92M CONTRACT A MISTAKE? REDBLACKS STINK
Oct 28 • 56 min
Bobby Ryan makes 7.5 million dollars and he is a healthy scratch and I for one am down with that Sens host Erik Karlsson and the sharks…what will Karlsson truly look like at the end of there contract… Why are the Redblacks so horrible?
146: SENS LOOK HUNGRY AGAIN, LOGAN COUTURE CALLS TEAMMATES SELFISH, AN INCREDIBLE CIGARETTE HEIST
Oct 24 • 70 min
Sens hope the win over Detroit renews their hunger. MLB umpire is suing a player for comments he made on a podcast. When you think about it there are some dumb rules in hockey. Jungle thinks there should be one huge major change. A player runs his mouth…
145: LOGAN BROWN IS UP AND SENS WIN, GEORGE BRANCATO PASSES AWAY, RAPTORS GET THEIR RINGS
Oct 24 • 50 min
The Raptors get their rings. Sens snap out of their funk. Boro is a scoring machine. Ottawa centre Colin White is out for about a month so is that Logan Brown’s music we hear? Is Brown here to stay or not? He was impressive in his season debut. Ottawa CFL…
144: DJ SMITH NEEDS TO BE MORE PATIENT, HAWERCHUK BATTLES CANCER, TOM BRADY’S LAST SEASON IN NE?
Oct 23 • 66 min
- Well, the election is finally over and Steve and Jungle have absolutely nothing to say about it. - But everything needs to be called into question about the Sens. Yeesh! What a horrible road trip. Steve suggests the coach needs to show more patience…
143: TOM BRADY POKING FUN AT HIS SPA LOVING OWNER? IS RAPTORS OLD COACH ENVIOUS? CUP LOSING COACHES
Oct 22 • 48 min
TV ads we love and hate. Ravens coach John Harbaugh lets his QB make a crucial decision. Did Tom Brady just take a hard run at Patriots’ owner Robert Kraft and his spa loving ways? Is Raptors head coach Dwayne Casey envious of his former team’s title.…
142: SENS BREAK UP TKACHUK AND WHITE, JIM BRINGS A HOMELESS GUY HOME, ALTUVE’S ALCS MAGIC
Oct 21 • 45 min
Which Sens players have impressed or disappointed so far? Sens break up Tkachuk and White. We argue over whether we should have to sit through long Toronto Maple Leafs intros and information when we sit down for a Senators-Coyotes game on a Saturday…
141: JIM MEETS MCDAVID, JIM HUGHSON APOLOGY, WHICH SENS PLAYER DEPARTURE DO YOU MOST REGRET?
Oct 18 • 66 min
- Jim meets Connor McDavid - We discuss the Sens most regrettable Sens player departure - Jim Hughson apologizes for the Matthews comments - Valentin Zykov suspended for 20 games for PEDS…Nate Schmidt got 20 games last year - Viktor Hovland is making his…
140: WHY MARK STONE DIDN’T RE-SIGN HERE, SHOULD IT BE A STORY DONALD BRASHEAR WORKS AT TIM HORTON’S
Oct 17 • 67 min
Mark Stone, who would be the Sens captain right now, talks about why he didn’t sign an extension with Ottawa Did Brooks Koepka just diss Rory Mcilroy??? Donald Brashear working at a Tim Horton’s. Is that a story? Is that an appropriate story? Joe Maddon…
139: WHY JAMES NEAL TURNED IT AROUND, MORE ON EUGENE MELNYK, GORDIE HOWE HAT TRICKS
Oct 16 • 49 min
We get chirped by a few listeners on twitter for takes in the last show. We talk a little about the Sens facing Mark Stone. Why James Neal has turned it around in Edmonton this season. It’s happening to Namestnikov in Ottawa too. What an NHL team can do…
138: SENS GET THEIR FIRST WIN, DETROIT LIONS GET SCREWED, FIRST MARATHON RUN IN UNDER 2 HOURS
Oct 15 • 60 min
The Sens get their third straight competitive performance but only come away with one win to show for it. Steve thinks most Sens fans will return if the club begins to consistently play as they did against Tampa. The Detroit Lions gets screwed by some bad…
137: SENS LOSE TO STL WITH ATTENDANCE OF 9200, THANKSGIVING REGRET, NFL FINES A PLAYER FOR HEADBAND
Oct 11 • 46 min
The Sens attendance is brutal at 9200 fans at CTC in a loss to St Louis. Thanksgiving tales of regret and we poll folks on what food should never get near a Thanksgiving table. Oct 11th was the 40 year anniversary of Wayne Gretzky’s first game. The NFL…
136: PLAYER WIVES GONE WILD AGAIN WITH SOCIAL MEDIA, HATED ATHLETES, WHY NAMESTNIKOV HAS NO ACCENT
Oct 10 • 60 min
Another tale of social media going sideways for the wives of two athletes. First, it was Karlsson v Hoffman, now it’s two elite soccer stars. Steve says organizations can’t be expected to be able to monitor their players 24/7. Vladislav Namestnikov is the…
135: SENS ACQUIRE ANOTHER RUSSIAN, WE FIGHT ABOUT HOCKEY NIGHT IN CANADA BEING TOO PRO-TORONTO
Oct 9 • 58 min
SENS ACQUIRE ANOTHER RUSSIAN, WE FIGHT ABOUT HOCKEY NIGHT IN CANADA BEING TOO PRO-TORONTO Talking about the Sens acquisition of Vladimir Namestnikov. Why do they still have those stupid coils in vending machines? Another major league rip job on Eugene…
134: BAD RUMOUR OF ROBERT KRAFT BUYING SENS, LOWRY’S NEW DEAL, MASON RUDOLPH, SENS CALL UP ABRAMOV
Oct 8 • 61 min
We start by lamenting how useless we are compared to all these smart people inventing technologies. Our hockey trivia question today is about NHL 70 goal scorers. Kyle Lowry signs a one year deal worth $31M. The twitter dupe about Robert Kraft buying the…
133: ARE SENS DEMOTING KIDS TOO SOON? PRAISING CHRIS PHILLIPS, JIM’S WEEKEND WITH THE GRETZKYS
Oct 7 • 58 min
The guys talk about the TV shows Glitch and Criminal. Steve throws out his back. Jim spends the weekend with the Gretzky family. Jim is selling T-shirts and tells the story of how this podcast came to be. Sens lose again and already send down 2 of the…
132: THE REASON NHL’ERS WON’T WEAR FULL CAGES, SENS JUGGLE LINES, JIM WANTS TO QUIT SMOKING
Oct 4 • 43 min
Erik Brannstrom almost gets a skate blade in the eye. Why won’t NHL players wear full-face protection? Should the league mandate full face masks as they did with helmets and visors? Are the Sens getting antsy already? They juggle the lines after one game.…
131: SENS LOSE THEIR SEASON OPENER, WHY DID THE LEAFS SCRATCH SPEZZA? MELNYK SAYS HE WAS INDUCED
Oct 3 • 54 min
A full breakdown of the Sens’ season-opening loss in Toronto. Scott Sabourin’s memorable NHL debut. Toronto goes with JT as captain. Why would the Sens make Jason Spezza healthy scratch vs the Sens? Mike Commodore absolutely rips Mike Babocks for that…
130: THE NEW SENS SEASON IS HERE! EVANDER KANE SUSPENSION TOO LONG, BLUES GET THEIR RINGS
Oct 2 • 52 min
The new NHL season is here and begins with the battle of Ontario…will the Sens surprise some people or not? We both think Evander Kane’s 3 game suspension is too much. The St Louis Blues get their Stanley Cup rings and we’ll tell you what makes these…
129: DJ SMITH ON THE SENS CUTS, EVANDER KANE SHOVES AN AGGRESSIVE LINESMAN, NFL HEAD SHOTS
Oct 1 • 41 min
DJ Smith talks about why the Sens cut Logan Brown and Christian Jaros. Evander Kane shoves a linesman. Did the linesman mishandle the situation? Steve is absolutely sick of the helmet to helmet hits in the NFL. Josh Ho-Sang is available on waivers. Will…
128: SENS FINAL CUTS: SABOURIN MAKING THE SENS IS AWESOME, JIM’S CFL GAMBLING LOSS IS ALSO AWESOME
Sep 30 • 60 min
Jim sucks at gambling and you won’t believe the way he lost on a CFL wager Saturday. It could only happen to Jim. The Sens make their final cuts for the new season. Tough guy, Scott Sabourin is in while Logan Brown is out. Why we like Scott Sabourin, or…
127: OUTRAGE ABOUT AUSTON MATTHEWS IS OUT OF CONTROL, SO IS JIM’S GIRL GUIDE COOKIE CONSUMPTION
Sep 27 • 65 min
We’ll talk about some very interesting new NHL rules for this year, including the coach’s challenge. Scott Sabourin has a chance to shock everyone with his hometown team. Jim’s obsession with girl guide cookies. Some new angles on the Auston Matthews…
126: WE ARGUE TODAY ABOUT THE SEVERITY OF THE AUSTON MATTHEWS STORY, AND ABOUT THE SAFETY OF RUGBY
Sep 26 • 57 min
We argue about the severity of the Auston Matthews incident as he responds to his disorderly conduct charge. With the World Cup of Rugby on right now, Jim has a pretty shocking take about rugby. The Redblacks’ GM makes a candid statement about his team…
125: STEVE’S LEAF HATRED IS FADING?? POLICE CHARGE AUSTON MATTHEWS, DEEP FAKE VIDEOS ARE INCREDIBLE
Sep 25 • 60 min
- Auston Matthews faces a disorderly conduct charge. Police have video of a man they believe is Matthews walking around with his pants around his ankles. - Uh-oh !!!!! Steve’s Leaf hatred is fading. Whaaaaaat ?? - More Olympic trouble for Russia. Jimmy’s…
124: BRAYDEN POINT’S NEW DEAL VS MARNER DEAL, AUSTON MATTHEWS OTTAWA CHIRP, BILL BURR SICK OF PC
Sep 24 • 52 min
Brayden Point deal vs Marner. Auston Matthews chirp vs Ottawa last week. Bill Burr’s new special. Jim raves about Burr’s new comedy special, “Paper Tiger.” Brayden Point signs with Tampa. How does it compare to what Toronto did with Marner? Auston…
123: SENS MAKE CUTS, DJ SMITH AFTER BEING THUMPED BY MONTREAL, NY GIANTS FIND THEIR NEXT STAR QB?
Sep 23 • 45 min
The Sens make cuts, now down to 31 players. Steve says there’s only one guy who deserved to stay and his name isn’t Formenton or Lajoie. Jim cannot get enough of the Antiques Road Show. Giants win a crazy game with a rookie QB but lose their superstar RB.…
122: CHABOT SIGNS 8X$8M, TRUDEAU’S BROWNFACE, JIM HAS FIRST SERIOUS BATTLE WITH A TWITTER TROLL
Sep 20 • 57 min
The best day in 2 years for the Senators. Thomas Chabot signs an 8 year, 64 million dollar extension. Is it enough to win back disillusioned Senators’ fans? Twitter troll attacks Wayne Gretzky, Jim intervenes and then all twitter hell breaks loose. How…
121: SENS BEAT THE LEAFS, SHOULD TORONTO BEGIN REBUILD? BIG BUFF DONE? WILL MELNYK BE SUED AGAIN?
Sep 19 • 58 min
Should the Leafs begin a rebuild now? Sens beat them twice in as many nights? Steve is smitten already with Anisimov’s game and thinks he’s going to be a big upgrade at forward. Dustin Byfuglien is taking a leave of absence and his reason for doing so is…
120: SENS WIN ON MARNER GAFFE, WILL SPEZZA STICK WITH LEAFS? CAN DUCLAIR STILL BECOME A STAR?
Sep 18 • 68 min
Sens beat the Leafs and it’s like sweet nectar. Ottawa won the Battle last year and it’s more of the same to start the pre-season. With Carl Yasztremski’s grandson homering today at Fenway, what are some of the best feel good family moments in sports? We…
119: WHO WILL LEAD SENS IN SCORING? THE TIME PAT QUINN TOTALLY CROSSED THE LINE, NFL QB INJURIES
Sep 17 • 46 min
What Jim thinks of Mitch Marner’s over the top hockey dad. His answer might surprise you. What Pat Quinn did in his coaching days that totally crossed the line. The story of the freakiest hockey fan ever and what he did to get that title. Also, how come…
118: MELNYK’S BEING SUED BY A CASINO, LRT IS HERE, MARNER’S DAD, LOSING TWO POPULAR 80’S ROCKERS
Sep 16 • 51 min
Eugene Melnyk is being sued by a Connecticut casino, Light Rail arrives in Ottawa…finally, Mitch Marner finally re-signs in Toronto, his Dad is over the top, the deaths of two popular 1980’s rockers, hard time in Steeler Nation, Antonio Brown, and some…
117: SENS NAME THEIR CAPTAINS, SHARKS HAVE TOO MANY CAPTAINS, MOST TIMELESS SENS PLAYER JERSEY
Sep 13 • 59 min
The sens name their captains….a major injury to one of the Sens kids….10th anniversary of Dany Heatley’s trade….You don’t see too many Heatley jerseys around….what senators player jerseys do you think are timeless and what player jersey would you not be…
116: SENS OPEN CAMP, ARE FANS “MELNYK-OUT” OR ALL-IN? BRUCE CASSIDY RE-SIGNS IN BOSTON
Sep 12 • 47 min
Ottawa Senators training camp opens up. Are Sens fans all-in, or are they still in Melnyk-Out mode? Bianca is pumped because she finally heard back from Drake. Bruce Cassidy re-signs as head coach Boston, Antonio Brown is now being sued, accused of raping…
115: TROY MANN ON SENS ROOKIES, JG PAGEAU IS A BEAUTY, BRAWL IN LETHBRIDGE, BIANCA ON LATE NIGHT
Sep 11 • 52 min
The time Jim caddied for Arnold Palmer who would have been 90 today. Bianca calls out Drake on the Tonight Show, we’ll hear from Troy Mann about Sens rookie camp, that guy is going to be an NHL head coach soon, iPhone 11 is announced, why good players…
114: THE OTTAWA SENATORS CAPTAIN DEBATE, WHAT’S BIANCA’S FUTURE? BROOKS KOEPKA’S NAKEDNESS
Sep 10 • 60 min
We discuss the Ottawa Senators’ captaincy plan to roll with 3 older guys wearing the A. Is it this best play? Does it even matter? What’s Bianca’s future? Will she soon be number one? Is there any danger that she could lose her mojo like Eugenie Bouchard…
113: SHE THE NORTH! BIANCA WINS THE US OPEN!! ABRAMOV’S HAT TRICK, A.B. IS A PATRIOT
Sep 9 • 43 min
Coming up, She the North, Bianca Andreescu becomes the first Canadian tennis player - male or female - to win a Grand Slam, beating Serena Williams in the final of the US Open. One of the greatest things we’ve ever seen in Canadian sports. We’ll Review…
112: BIANCA MAKES IT TO US OPEN FINAL! YOUR GREATEST CANADIAN SPORTS MOMENT, SENS ROOKIE TOURNAMENT
Sep 6 • 68 min
Bianca Andreescu off the final of the US Open vs Serena Williams. Web Poll today: As we hope for another great moment this week at the US Open, what’s YOUR favourite Canadian Sports Moment of all time? Senators rookie tournament. If you don’t make it…
111: WILL THE SENS BE ABLE TO SIGN TKACHUK NEXT YEAR? IS THE END NEAR FOR FEDERER? BALLET DJ’S
Sep 5 • 51 min
What will Brady Tkachuk’s (45pts last season in his rookie year) extension look like in the next year or two after Clayton Keller (47pts last season in 2nd year) gets 8 years at $7.15M a year. Has father time finally gotten a hold of Roger Federer?…
110: BIANCA ROLLING AT US OPEN, EZEKIEL CLOSE TO A DEAL, BEST WAY TO MAKE CUTS IN MINOR SPORTS
Sep 4 • 47 min
0:57 Jim’s coffee story, meets the inventor of Keurig at a billionaire’s party in Malaysia 10:48 Back to School memories 15:11 Bianca at the US Open 31:46 The best way to make player cuts in competitive minor sports?40:37 Ezekiel Elliott close to a deal…
109: OTTAWA SENATORS POLL: WILL YOU ATTEND GAMES THIS YEAR? WHY/WHY NOT? BREAK FOR JUSTIN WILLIAMS
Sep 3 • 52 min
Our poll today? Will you attend many Sens games this year and why? Carolina captain Justin Williams, instead of retiring, announces he’s taking a break from hockey at 37. Justin Verlander gets another no hitter in Toronto against the Jays. Daniil Medvedev…
108: NOT ANOTHER FREAKING NHL LOCKOUT? NHL ROOKIE TOURNAMENTS, NFL PLAYER ANNOUNCES HE’S BISEXUAL
Aug 30 • 51 min
Today we get skittish about the possibility of another NHL lockout, maybe as early as next fall. We discuss the wisdom of NHL rookie tournaments. We talk about the new Tarantino and Scorcese movies. And an NFL player announces he’s bisexual.
107: KOBE THINKS SHAQ’S WEIGHT HELD HIM BACK, SPORTSNET HOST CUTS, CAM WARD RETIRES A “JERK”
Aug 29 • 48 min
Kobe Bryant says: I wish Shaq (had been in the gym more). I would have had f-ing 12 rings. Sportsnet changes as they overhaul its hockey broadcasts…Cam Ward signs with the hurricanes so he can retire there….Are fans legally entitled to a refund after…
106: AUSTON WILL LEAVE TORONTO IN 5 YEARS? CHABOT & SENS TALKING, COULD A WOMAN BE AN NFL KICKER?
Aug 28 • 44 min
0:00 Steve gives the outgoing CHEZ 106 Morning show a shout out. 1:04 Jim’s Hawaii adventures 2:26 Oilers RFA Jesse Puljujarvi signs in Finland, will this behaviour hurt his trade stock? Our poll? Why do the Oilers first-rounders keep going sideways?…
105: NHL STARS WHO RETIRED IN THEIR PRIME, NHL TOO EASY ON KUZNETSOV? CFL TOP RB BUSTED FOR PEDS,
Aug 27 • 43 min
:30 Jim loving life in Hawaii 4:19 Web Poll - Kuznetsov: Which cocaine policy do you prefer? NHL or IIHF? 25:10 Winnipeg RB Andrew Harris suspended two games for drugs - the performance-enhancing kind. Everyone blames a contaminated supplement. 30:17 More…
104: ANDREW LUCK SHOCKS THE NFL, SOME SENS VETERANS DON’T DESERVE TO MAKE TEAM, BROOKE FALLS SHORT
Aug 26 • 57 min
NFL star quarterback Andrew Luck retires at age 29. Evgeny Kuznetsov, one of the best young players in the NHL, banned from international hockey for cocaine use. Some Sens veterans will only be on the team due to contract and the cap floor. Brooke…
103: WE TALK WITH FLYERS’ CAPTAIN CLAUDE GIROUX, PLUS EXPECTATIONS FOR COLIN WHITE THIS SEASON
Aug 23 • 63 min
Today we catch up with Flyers captain Claude Giroux and find out about his summer, a new baby on the way, summer training and expectations for the new season with a new GM, a new coach and a very young starting goalie. We look in on the Ottawa Sun…
102: COLIN WHITE RE-SIGNS WITH THE SENS, EXTENSION FOR BRUINS COACH? A 12 YEAR OLD AT CANADIAN OPEN
Aug 22 • 40 min
Colin White signs a 6 year deal with the Sens. Does this signal the start of a new chapter for the Sens? Brooke Henderson out to defend her title this week at the Canadian Open, where a 12-year-old girl is in the field. Jim is jealous of womens clothing.
101: THE MERCY RULE IN BASEBALL? WINNIPEG NFL GAME MAY BE HALF EMPTY, JIM WANTS TO BE ROASTED ONLINE
Aug 21 • 49 min
Yankees manager Aaron Boone suggests MLB adopt a mercy rule. We compare that to some of the other unappealing ways to decide games in other sports. Ticket sales are weak for the NFL game in Winnipeg. The PGA’s FedEx Cup finale starts this week. Should a…
100: IS BASEBALL “UNWATCHABLE?” NO HOTSEAT FOR DJ SMITH, BEST NHL UNIFORMS, REX RYAN’S FOOT FETISH
Aug 20 • 41 min
Is baseball “unwatchable?’ Pete Rose, Lou Piniella and Goose Gossage think so. What NHL uniform would you most like to have your beer league hockey team wear? How much rope will the Sens give DJ Smith? We think that at least the fans and media will give…
99: OUR TEENAGED KIDS AND POT, GREATEST BASEBALL MOVIE, MAYOR COMES OUT, LEWIS WARD’S FG RECORD ENDS
Aug 19 • 64 min
We get a little sidetracked today talking about parenting our teenagers through pot legalization and other issues. We talk about our vision for this podcast. Our poll is about the greatest baseball movies of all time. We talk about Lewis Ward of the…
98: OTTAWA BEERS, JOE THORNTON’S FUTURE, MANZIEL NOW AN AD MAN, DOES COUNTRY MUSIC SUCK OR NOT?
Aug 16 • 51 min
We talk about country music and debate whether it sucks (spoiler: it doesn’t) We talk about Ottawa craft beer, what Johnny Manziel is up to now, and Joe Thornton’s future.
97: CODY CECI LAWSUIT, BEST OTTAWA SKATE SHARPENER POLL, PASSING OF ROSIE RUIZ - TOP CHEATER EVER?
Aug 15 • 53 min
CODY CECI LAWSUIT, BEST OTTAWA SKATE SHARPENER POLL, PASSING OF ROSIE RUIZ - TOP CHEATER EVER? WE ALSO BICKER OVER WHAT SHOULD GET YOU EXCLUDED FROM ANY HALL OF FAME.
96: SITTING DOWN AND GETTING TO KNOW DJ SMITH, BIANCA VS BROOKE, DAK TURNS DOWN $30M
Aug 14 • 48 min
A “Get to know you” interview with new Sens head coach D.J. Smith. Pavel Bure - biggest NHL draft steal ever? Cowboys QB Dak Prescott turns down 30 million dollars??!! The Carolina Hurricanes finally show GM Don Waddell the love - better late than never.…
95: ANNIVERSARY OF ‘94 BASEBALL STRIKE, BIANCA RULES ROGERS CUP, SENS WON’T PROMOTE ALFIE FOR HoF
Aug 13 • 66 min
* Today on the show…25th anniversary of the baseball strike that broke the hearts of Expos fans. * Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu wins the Rogers cup… * A former Sens president says the Sens probably won’t be much help in getting Daniel Alfredsson…
94: “ANGRY” ABOUT THE SENATORS, TALES ABOUT BRIAN KILREA, ENTITLEMENT AMONG TODAY’S YOUNG PLAYERS
Aug 12 • 46 min
We’re joined on the line today by an old friend…an old angry friend. Our former TSN colleague Angry Al Armstrong. He’s angry today about the Sens, and about all the times Jimmy has screwed him over. We also swap Brina Kilrea stories and discuss the…
93: A REAL GAME AT “FIELD OF DREAMS”, WILL KAEPERNICK PLAY IN THE NFL AGAIN? BICHETTE SETS RECORD
Aug 9 • 35 min
The White Sox and Yankees will play a real regular season game at the field from the movie Field of Dreams. Will colin Kapernick ever play in the NFL again? Bo Bichette sets the MLB record with 9 consecutive doubles.
92: MOST ANNOYING GOLF GUY, HOCKEY BUILDS GOOD KIDS, GAMBLING-FOCUSED NFL BROADCASTS, NHL & OLYMPICS
Aug 8 • 64 min
We finally crown the most annoying golf guy ever. We get into the positive impact team sports can have on kids. Washington Redskins will have gambling-focused broadcast this season. A solution to having the NHL back at the Olympics - do it at the Summer…
91: IS THE WORST TRULY BEHIND SENS? LATEST ON MARNER, BICHETTE, PUBLIC SPEAKING MAKES US NERVOUS
Aug 7 • 49 min
Is the worst truly behind the Ottawa Senators, as Pierre Dorion predicted? The latest on Mitch Marner. Bo Bichette’s incredible start. Despite doing it a lot, both of us are still a little nervous about public speaking.
90: TOM BRADY’S NEW DEAL, EX-JAYS HAVE BIG DEBUTS, ANNOYING GOLF GUY ROUND 1, DAYTON & EL PASO
Aug 6 • 56 min
Back from a long weekend, the guys talk about Tom Brady’s extension through to age 44. Ex-Blue Jays have big debuts in their new homes. Terrell Owens is still upset with the Hall of Fame and still a no-show. We have round one of our annoying golf guy…
89: IS MELNYK WAITING ON SEATTLE MONEY? HOCKEY SKILL VS SYSTEMS, WILL PRO GOLF RETURN TO OTTAWA?
Aug 2 • 36 min
Are the Sens for sale or not? Lots of rumours and speculation…Some think the owner is waiting for Seattle expansion money. Not a great time to be a Sens fan or a blue jays fan…not much chance of winning and players are exiting like items in a midnight…
88: WHEN WILL CHABOT GET AN EXTENSION? RIPPING PICKUP HOCKEY WEASELS, A MINI-PUTT IN A CATHEDRAL
Aug 1 • 41 min
Colorado gives Sam Girard a long term extension. When will Thomas Chabot get his? We talk about the Reds-Braves brawl. We rip on heroes who go way too hard in pickup and charity hockey. They’re never popular, especially with the former NHL players they’re…
87: SENS TRADE CONDON, GAME 7 JERK CHRIS KUNITZ RETIRES, RECALLING OUR SCARIEST MOMENT EVER
Jul 31 • 50 min
The guys talk about the Sens trading Mike Condon to Tampa for Ryan Callahan. Good deal or not? How would you describe Condon’s time in Ottawa? Steve celebrates the retiring of Chris Kunitz, the villain from Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final. The…
86: MARCUS STROMAN TRADE, DENIS POTVIN BEST OTTAWA-BORN NHL’ER? THE INCREDIBLE COMEBACK OF KEN GREEN
Jul 30 • 45 min
We talk about the Marcus Stroman trade and the arrival of Bo Bichette. Bichette happens. Denis Potvin is the greatest Ottawa-born NHL Player. We have zero time for NFL holdouts. Horrific tale of former PGA star Ken Green, who came back from more adversity…
85: RICK CAMPBELL ON HOTSEAT? PRESIDENT DOMINIK HASEK? DEBUT OF SUPER TRIVIA, HANGOVER CURES
Jul 29 • 38 min
Discussing the Ottawa Redblacks’ controversial coaching call in Week 7 and how quickly fans will ask, “What have you done for me lately?” Former Ottawa Senator Dominik Hasek considers running for president of the Czech Republic. The debut of Warnsy’s…
84: WILL SENS BE EVEN WORSE THIS YEAR? EVEN SUDBURY FROWNS ON MELNYK, PHIL KESSEL LOVES MARIAH CAREY
Jul 26 • 38 min
Will the Sens have fewer points this season than the last two seasons? Will MLB one day allow batters to steal first base? They’re testing it now in the Atlantic League. Phil Kessel’s home is for sale and the photos in his home listing are kind of…
83: MISTAKES MADE BY GUY BOUCHER, WHAT DJ SMITH BRINGS, SUMMER HOCKEY, DEATH IN THE BOXING RING
Jul 25 • 53 min
At Lorenzo’s Pizza on Arch, Steve talks with Gregg Kennedy longtime host of TSN’s Grass roots the minor hockey show. They talk about the Sens coaching transition, minor hockey issues, how cell phones are causing a decline in NCAA football attendance, how…
82: DISCUSSING THE SENS REBUILD, OWNERSHIP, CHABOT’S NEXT DEAL, DONI BRENNAN GAME 7 HEAD INJURY
Jul 24 • 50 min
Steve and Don hit the Royal Oak on Hunt Club to talk hockey. We find out a little bit about Don’s background, growing up in North Bay then jump into a state of the Sens discussion.
81: TALKING SENS, HABS, LEAFS + BEST PLAYERS TO COME OUT OF OTTAWA, LIAM MAGUIRE GUESTS
Jul 23 • 58 min
Steve and Liam hit the Swan on the Rideau pub to talk a little hockey, specifically the Sens, Habs and Leafs.
E80 - BRITISH OPEN REVIEW, WOULD YOU RATHER HAVE LUCIC OR BOBBY RYAN? CAN REDBLACKS RALLY?
Jul 22 • 37 min
Steve and guest Kevin Haime break down the British Open golf tournament. Steve would rather watch Milan Lucic next season than Bobby Ryan. According to our poll, fans do not think the Redblacks will right the ship this season.
E79 - CHRIS KELLY SIGNS IN BOSTON TO SPEND MORE TIME WITH FAMILY, RON FRANCIS IS FIRST SEATTLE GM
Jul 19 • 35 min
British Open, Ron Francis becomes Seattle’s first GM. Steve thinks they should be the Seattle Whalers. The boys talk about the new Top Gun Maverick trailer. Chris Kelly left Ottawa to spend more time with his family. 3 weeks later he takes a job with the…
E78 - TALKING HOCKEY WITH BRAD SMYTH, AN EX-OTTAWA SENATOR AND AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE HALL OF FAMER
Jul 18 • 46 min
Today we’re doing the show from the patio at the Vault Bistro in Manotick. Our guest co-host is long time pro hockey player Brad Smyth. We talk about the Sens, about Brad’s career, which includes time with the Senators, going into the AHL hall of fame…
E77 - SENS TRADE AWAY ZACK SMITH, IDEAS FOR SEATTLE’S NICKNAME, MASCOTS, FISHING DISASTERS,
Jul 17 • 42 min
Zack Smith is traded to Chicago for Artem Anisimov in a cash for cap dump. Ottawa saves cash. Chicago creates cap room. Seattle is two years away from its first NHL game. So what’s the holdup with the team name and uniforms? A bar in Philadelphia wants…
E76 - SENS SIGN LASSI, NHL UNIFORMS WE’D GET RID OF, RAPINOE AUTOGRAPH SNUB? MICHAEL GOT HIS SONG
Jul 16 • 51 min
Our poll today? What NHL Uniforms would you like to get rid of? Sens sign Lasse Thomson, their first-rounder. Did Megan Rapinoe snub an autograph seeking kid at the ESPY’s. Phil loses 15 pounds to get ready for the Open Championship.
E75 - WIMBLEDON MARATHON, DZINGEL LEAVES MONEY ON TABLE, STEVE’S SON BURSTS IN LOOKING FOR ANSWERS
Jul 15 • 54 min
Today we’re talking about the 2019 Wimbledon final, an absolute marathon. The incredible tribute to Tyler Skaggs, and the best part of the tribute was unplanned. The Stanley Cup-winning goalie gets paid. Ryan Dzingel signs with Carolina, way less than he…
E74 - BASEBALL ROBOT UMPIRES ARE HERE, ARIZONA IS CRAZY FOR KESSEL, THE MAJESTIC SPORT OF CORNHOLE
Jul 12 • 56 min
A computer officially called balls and strikes for the first time in the game’s history in the U.S. at a minor league all-star game this week. And it went okay. We try and talk about the sport of Cornhole and maintain some level of maturity and dignity…
E73 - US WOMEN’S SOCCER: MOST BELOVED WOMEN’S TEAM EVER? MATT CULLEN RETIRES, JIM HITS THE PIANO
Jul 11 • 56 min
US Women’s Soccer Parade. Why is that team SO popular? Ex-Senator Matt Cullen retires, 19th all-time in NHL games played. Some interesting Sens trivia about Cullen. Jim breaks out the old piano and sings us a favourite tune about turkey skin. Also tells a…
E72 - VLADDY HITS 91 HR, JUICED BASEBALLS, DEAN BROWN, JON STEWART & RELATIONSHIP ADVICE AFTER KAWHI
Jul 10 • 53 min
Coming up today. Vladdy hits 91 home runs in the MLB Home Run Derby. Justin Verlander is super clear on his stance that they’re using juiced baseballs. We check up on your love of baseball. John Daly withdraws from the British Open. Relationship advice…
E71 - LISA MACLEOD VS EUGENE MELNYK, DJ SMITH INTROS NIKITA ZAITSEV, DON CHERRY SAYS HE WILL BE BACK
Jul 9 • 39 min
Don Cherry says he’s staying. DJ Smith and Nikita Zaitsev meet the Ottawa media. Eugene Melnyk vs Lisa MacLeod. The people moulding the future of the Sens and the future of autism funding in Ontario. Talk about a story right in my wheelhouse. Don Cherry…
E70 - KAWHI LEAVES TORONTO, DON CHERRY MAY NOT BE BACK? WINNING WITH A MISSED FIELD GOAL IS LAME
Jul 8 • 42 min
We discuss the news that Kawhi Leonard has decided to leave Toronto. There are reports Don Cherry may not return to Hockey Night in Canada. If that’s true, how do you feel about that? How dumb is it that you can win a football game on the last play by…
E69 - HOW WILL THE SENS DEFENCE LOOK ON OPENING NIGHT? SEINFELD SPORTS QUIZ!
Jul 5 • 46 min
On “The 4th of Kawhi,” still no word on what Kawhi Leonard plans to do. Fans and media and Toronto bite their nails. Christian Wolanin re-signs with the Sens, whose blue line is getting a little crowded. Our web poll today, what will Ottawa’s starting 6 D…
E68 - SHOULD PRO SPORTS STILL BE SUSPENDING ATHLETES FOR POT USE? THE GLORY OF COMPETITIVE EATING
Jul 4 • 45 min
Should testing positive for pot still be suspendable in pro sports. Robert Garrigus says no. He returns to the PGA Tour following a three-month suspension after failing a drug test - specifically testing positive for traces of marijuana. Episode 68 brings…
E67 - WILL CODY CECI THRIVE IN TORONTO? EUGENIE’S INSTAGRAM TROLLS, TAMPA-MONTREAL SHARING MLB TEAM?
Jul 3 • 44 min
Former Senator Robin Lehner, after such a storybook season and turnaround in his life, is basically voted off the Island. Could Tampa Bay and Montreal really share the same major league baseball team? The dark, toxic corners of social media on display…
E66 - SENATORS TRADE CODY CECI, SENS ACQUIRE MANY LEAFS (UGH), WEIRD FASTBALL JARGON
Jul 2 • 53 min
E66 - SENATORS TRADE CODY CECI, SENS ACQUIRE MANY LEAFS (UGH), WEIRD FASTBALL JARGON by Sports, Comedy, Daily
E65 - WARNE V WARREN ON HOW SENS TOP PROSPECTS ARE LOOKING, JIM SAVES THE LIFE OF A CFL LEGEND
Jun 28 • 58 min
Ottawa Senators beat writer Ken Warren joins us fro Postmedia to talk about which players stood out at Sens development camp. The NHL free agency tours are underway. Are these legit? Or are most of them just players trying to get the upper hand in talks…
E64 - WILL ALFIE EVER GO INTO HALL OF FAME? TRUMP VS USA SOCCER CAPTAIN, WHEN TALK RADIO GOES WRONG
Jun 27 • 52 min
The Hall has a problem with Alfie for a third time. Will he ever get in? Donald Trump criticizes Team USA’s captain for saying, “I’m not going to the f-ing White House.” When talk radio goes horribly wrong. Cody Bellinger deals with hugging bandits.
E63 - ALFIE SNUBBED BY HALL OF FAME AGAIN, KEN EVRAIRE ON REDBLACKS AND CONCUSSIONS IN FOOTBALL
Jun 26 • 57 min
Longtime Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson is snubbed by the Hockey Hall of fame again. Stanley Cup winning head coach Craig Berube gets a little more love from his team than Barry Trotz did last year. Team Canada is done at the Women’s World Cup of…
E62 - CRAZIEST 911 CALLS, PAY NCAA ATHLETES, CAREY PRICE’S THONG, REVIVING HOCKEY’S WORLD CUP
Jun 25 • 53 min
The NHL and the NHLPA are excited to reboot the World Cup of Hockey but is anyone else? An interesting twist to Carey Price’s emotional moment with a young fan at the NHL awards. It involves his wife’s thong. NFL RB Leveon Bell claims his 2 girlfriends…
E61 - SENS, HABS AND LEAFS NHL DRAFT REVIEW, PK SUBBAN DEAL, MAYOR SAYS DON’T BUG KAWHI
Jun 24 • 53 min
Our poll today is about how you think the Senators did in the NHL draft. There are a million NHL draft analysts out there, but one guy correctly predicted who the top 20 players would be. 20 for 20! That would be Grant McCagg from recrutes.ca. He’ll join…
E60 - UNDERWOOD SUED FOR NFL SONG, PLAYER UNIONS SOFT ON CRIME? JIM IS ON FIRE, ALMOST LITERALLY
Jun 21 • 43 min
In pro sports leagues, why do players unions always side with the offender? What about the victim? What about future victims? We talk about Robin Lehner and the NHL awards night. Carrie Underwood is being sued by a woman who claims she stole her NFL…
E59 - FUTURE OF MARNER, SENS NEXT WAVE OF KIDS, OUR FAVOURITE INJURIES, JIM ATE TOO MUCH DELI MEAT
Jun 20 • 53 min
Today we talk about what might happen with Mitch Marner. Our web poll discusses the next wave of Sens young forwards who might make the jump to the NHL this fall. We discuss memorable, weird injuries. Jim overdoes it with Italian meats.
E58 - SENS GM PIERRE DORION, DID DURANT GET APPROPRIATE MEDICAL ADVICE? WILL CHABOT SIGN LONG TERM?
Jun 19 • 42 min
First edition of dissecting Dorion. Today we dissect Pierre Dorion’s news conference yesterday heading into the draft. He says hockey stuff, I react and say hockey stuff back. Web poll: Will Thomas Cabot sign an extension that will be more than 4 years…
E57 - SHARKS SIGN KARLSSON TO 8 YEAR $92M, WAS IT WISE? SENS RE-SIGN DUCLAIR, iPHONE CHARGERS SUCK
Jun 18 • 40 min
Erik Karlsson had a good day, re-signing in San Jose. An 8 year deal said to be worth over 11 million dollars. Gary Woodland wins the US Open while Brooke Henderson becomes Canada’s winningest pro golfer ever. The sordid tale of former NFL player Kellen…
E56 - BRETT HULL PARTIES UP, CHRIS NEIL RIPS GUY BOUCHER’S TACTICS, OJ SIMPSON JOINS TWITTER
Jun 17 • 46 min
Today we discuss the Blues’ Stanley cup rally and Brett Hull’s liquored up speech to the fans. Jim thinks the Oilers’ new arena has been a game changer for downtown Edmonton and thinks the same will happen in downtown Ottawa - if they ever build on…
E55 - RAPTORS WIN IT ALL, MARCHAND CRIES, LIAM MAGUIRE’S NEW BOOK, BRUTALLY HONEST READ ON THE SENS
Jun 14 • 73 min
Congrats to the Toronto Raptors - NBA Champions! Liam Maguire talks about his new book, The Real Ogie. He also gives a brutally honest assessment of the Ottawa Senators. A lot of fans loved seeing Brad Marchand shed tears in the Stanley Cup loss. Steve…
E54 - BLUES WIN THE STANLEY CUP, U.S. SOCCER TEAM OVER-CELEBRATES, WOULD CFL SUCCEED WITH NFL RULES?
Jun 13 • 48 min
Coming up, the Blues win their first Stanley Cup. The NHL competition committee is meeting this week, and video review was a big part of the agenda. Will they get it right? At the women’s World Cup of Soccer, the Americans are taking heat about their goal…
E53 - OTTAWA MAYOR JIM WATSON JOINS US TO HONOUR OUR E50, REFUSES TO GIVE US THE KEY TO THE CITY
Jun 11 • 49 min
Today in this episode, Mayor Jim Watson has a special presentation for us after we passed our 50th podcast episode last week. After that, it’s all Championship talk. Latest on the NBA final. Raptors had a chance to close it out at home, but just like in…
E52 - RAPTORS TRY TO MAKE HISTORY, STANLEY CUP FINAL, JIM COOKS UP NEW IDEA TO MEET WOMEN
Jun 10 • 49 min
The Raptors first of 3 attempts to win the NBA title. Bruins stave off elimination and force Game 7 in the Stanley Cup Final. Rory McIlroy wins the Canadian Open. We talk about vocal leaders in sports and those who lead by example. We solve charity golf…
E51 - OUR INTERVIEW WITH THOMAS CHABOT, DAVID ORTIZ SHOOTING, CANADA LOVES RORY AND RAPTORS
Jun 10 • 35 min
Our interview with Sens defenceman Thomas Chabot. Our poll: Had Toronto beaten Boston in Game 7, do you think they would be the ones in the Stanley Cup Final. Bruins force Game 7, Raptors try to make history, Rory wins the Canadian Open and loved his…
E50 - 50TH EPISODE! JACK CAPUANO JOINS SENS, RAPTORS PUSHING INCIDENT, BEST FAN VS PLAYER INCIDENTS
Jun 7 • 50 min
The Sens have hired former Islanders head coach Jack Capuano as their new assistant coach. Erik Karlsson does some photo bombing at the NBA Final. Zdeno Chara plays despite a broken jaw. The guy who pushed Kyle Lowry is a part owner of the Warriors. We…
E49 - CHARLES BARKLEY WANTS TO PUNCH BRAD MARCHAND IN THE FACE, SENS NEED TO MEND FENCES WITH ALFIE
Jun 5 • 49 min
The Sens’ road to recovery needs to start by mending fences with Daniel Alfredsson. Charles Barkley wants to punch Brad Marchand in the face. Trump calls Bette Midler a washed up psycho. Who will win the Canadian open? Winnipeg is hosting an NFL game this…
E48 - IS ERIK KARLSSON REALLY INTERESTED IN RETURNING TO OTTAWA? IS ZDENO CHARA DONE FOR THE YEAR?
Jun 4 • 44 min
Erik Karlsson is reportedly interested in returning to Ottawa as a free agent. Our poll? Do you think Karlsson will be a Senators again next season? Is Zdeno Chara done for the season? Is Kawhi dealing with a knee injury? Demar DeRozan sees himself as a…
E47 - BLUES WIN GAME 4, KAWHI BOUGHT A HOUSE IN TORONTO? DOES SERENA HAVE A BAD PERSONALITY?
Jun 4 • 41 min
REVIEWING GAME 4 OF THE STANLEY CUP FINAL. THE RAPTORS COMING OFF A GAME 2 LOSS BUT HANDLING ADVERSITY IS WHAT THEY’VE BEEN DOING ALL SPRING. KAWHI HAS REPORTEDLY PURCHASED A HOUSE IN TORONTO. DOES SERENA WILLIAMS HAVE A BAD PERSONALITY? THAT’S WHAT MENS…
E46 - LOAD MANAGEMENT FOR SUPERSTARS, TOM BRADY WANTS TOM SEAVER’S NICKNAME, JIM HAS A STALKER
Jun 3 • 49 min
As the Raptors head west, we review Game 2 of the NBA Final. Will the load management of Kawhi Leonard and its apparent effectiveness result in more superstars getting heavy time off to rest up and stay healthy? Imagine winning a pro league championship…
E45 - MLB NEEDS MORE NETTING, NHL PLAYERS WHO SPIN AND GET CRUSHED, JIM DRINKS WITH EXPOS GREAT
May 30 • 45 min
Should baseball add more netting to protect ALL fans. This after a little girl in Houston was struck by a line drive Wednesday night. Our web poll? Do you think the Raptors will win the NBA Championship? The Blues win a game in the Cup final, something…
E44 - SENS HAVE A LOT OF GOALIES, WILL ANY OF THEM BE STARS? TIGER’S OLD COACH OFFENDS LPGA
May 29 • 38 min
The Senators re-sign G Anders Nilsson. How will this affect the Sens goaltending depth chart? DeRozan and Lowry have moved on after the emotional trade. The Raptors ticket prices for the NBA Final are crazy. Tiger Woods old coach makes a poor comment…
E43 - WILL KAWHI RETURN TO TORONTO? OILERS FINALLY HIRE A COACH, CAN SENS EVER WIN WITH ALL YOUTH?
May 28 • 45 min
Bruins draw first blood, Can teams like the Senators ever win without re-signing their star UFA’s? Gary Bettman has his state of the union address. Just 1 more coaching vacancy left as Dave Tippett is official in Edmonton, Anaheim is next. Will Kawhi…
E42 - ARE YOU WATCHING NBA OR NHL FINAL? QB’S GET TOO MUCH LOVE, WILL JOSH NORRIS BE A STAR?
May 28 • 36 min
What will get higher tv ratings in Canada? The NHL final or the NBA Final. The result may surprise some of you. The Sens sign one of their first rounders, Josh Norris. Saying goodbye to two sports legends, Bart Starr and Bill Buckner. Also quarterbacks…
E41 - OUR INTERVIEW WITH NEW SENS COACH DJ SMITH, WE’RE ON THE BANDWAGON, ALL IN ON THE RAPTORS
May 27 • 44 min
Coming up today. The Raptors are off to the NBA Final for the first time in their history. We preview the Stanley Cup Final. Will Boston be rusty after 11 days off. The stats say, “probably.” We say no. Our interview with new Ottawa Senators head coach DJ…
E40 - WAS DJ SMITH BEST CHOICE AS SENS COACH? JIM’S PLAYERS BUSTED FOR POT, AL CHARRON RUGBY TALK
May 23 • 42 min
The Senators have a new head coach in DJ Smith. He replaces Guy Boucher and interim coach Marc Crawford. Smith gets a 3 year deal. The boys share their memories of being trampled in minor football. Some rugby talk, including Ottawa’s Al Charron. Jim tries…
E39 - OILERS DECIDE ON A NEW HEAD COACH, NOT TOUCHING CONFERENCE TROPHY IS DUMB, LARRY ROBINSON RANT
May 22 • 42 min
One Blues fan will get a massive payday if the Blues win it all. He dropped 400 bucks on the Blues back in January when they were in dead last overall. He now stands to win $100k if the Blues win. But he’s being offered $40k right now. Not touching the…
E38 - MIKE WEIR QUALIFIES FOR US OPEN, BILLS WELCOME BACK #32, THE TIME JIM TRIED SHROOMS
May 21 • 50 min
The Bills shouldn’t put OJ Simpson’s jersey number back in circulation. Mike Weir qualifies for the US Open. Jim tells hilarious stories of a tattoo contest, and the time he tried shrooms for the first time and accidentally ate way too many.
E37 - WILL A PLAYERS UNION HELP WOMENS HOCKEY? DOES NFL RB KAREEM HUNT DESERVE HIS SECOND CHANCE?
May 21 • 55 min
Blue Jays fans are pissed that the piping hot Vladimir Guerrero Jr. doesn’t start a Monday home game, a day game on a Canadian national holiday. The best women hockey players are boycotting pro hockey but now they’ve formed a players union. The worst TV…
E36 - CRAIG MACTAVISH HEADS FOR RUSSIA, GAME OF THRONES WEAK FINALE, GOLF TALK WITH KEVIN HAIME
May 20 • 41 min
Golf analyst Kevin Haime joins us to talk about the PGA Championship. The boys talk about the Game of Thrones Finale. Craig MacTavish leaves the Oilers for the KHL. Jimbotron makes an appearance.
E35 - WOULD JASON SPEZZA’S RETURN TO OTTAWA BE A GOOD IDEA? THE DIRTY WORD SPELLING BEE RETURNS
May 16 • 38 min
The Sharks win in overtime thanks to the hand of Timo. We talk about how the NHL should handle hand passes. Will Jason Spezza return home for a farewell season with the Sens? He’s open to it. The drug suspension of Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson.…
EPISODE 034 - SENS BIDE THEIR TIME, TIGER’S DIG AT DALY, COOKING SHOW HAS BETTER RATINGS THAN NHL
May 16 • 47 min
Another non playoff NHL loads up (in this case buffalo hired their head coach, my theory on what the Sens are doing. NHL playoff ratings without a Canadian team are trailing a cooking show. Jordan Spieth with a chance at immortality as the PGA…
EPISODE 033 - BRENDAN SHANAHAN, PGA CHAMPIONSHIP, JIM’S TROUBLING MEMORIES OF DORIS DAY
May 15 • 38 min
Some major NHL executive signings in Toronto (Brendan Shanahan extended) and probably New York (John Davidson said to be taking over for Glen Sather). Money can’t buy NHL happiness. No player making over 8 million dollars is still playing in the…
EPISODE 032 - KAWHI AT THE BUZZER, SOLUTION TO THE HASSLE AND COST OF MINOR HOCKEY
May 14 • 41 min
Today we discuss the Kawhi Leonard Game 7 buzzer beater, one of the great moments in Canadian sports history. We talk about parents who complain about the high cost of hockey and the hassle of it. And Jimmy got the new census in his area. We respectfully…
EPISODE 031 - OUR FIRST LIVE AUDIENCE SHOW, FIRE COACH OR CHANGE GOALIE, YES/NO GAME, DON CHERRY
May 12 • 40 min
Recorded Friday May 10th, 2019 in front of a live audience, after hours at Jim Keay Ford. We discuss the St. Louis Blues’ turnaround and whether teams experiment with a new starting goalie before firing their head coach? We talk about Don Cherry’s glaring…
EPISODE 030 - MARCHAND’S ONE WORD ANSWERS, SJ WINS GAME 7, OFFSIDE CHALLENGE
May 9 • 45 min
If you load up at the NHL trade deadline, like Columbus did, do you have to win a Stanley cup for that strategy to be considered a success? Why is everyone so worked up about Brad Marchand giving one word answers? The boys talk about the drunkest they’ve…
EPISODE 029 - SENS BID FAREWELL TO ANOTHER EMPLOYEE, JOHN DALY USING A CART, RAÚL RETURNS
May 8 • 28 min
The one where Raul returns and takes over everything. Hilarious! The Sens lose yet another high end executive. Ken Hitchcock is gone in Edmonton. Vladdy Junior continues to scuffle. John Daly will use a cart at next week’s PGA Championship.
EPISODE 028 - COLUMBUS OUT, ANOTHER BAD ANTHEM SINGER, BABCOCK’S BACK, DETAILS ON OUR LIVE RECORDING
May 7 • 29 min
Columbus is out. Blue team will not fire head coach Mike Babcock. We’ve heard a lot of bad anthems and the one you’re about to hear in this episode could be the worst ever. Some very attractive Phillies fan tries to pick up Bryce Harper on instagram by…
EPISODE 027 - OILERS HAVE THEIR NEW GM, ADAM SANDLER ON SNL, 67’S KEEP ROLLING
May 6 • 48 min
Edmonton’s hunt for a new GM is apparently over. Carolina keeps on rolling, so do the 67’s. Adam Sandler’ tribute to Chris Farley on SNL, I’ll do my best not to ruin episode 4 of Game of thrones Jim’s got some of his most embarrassing moments ever….one…
EPISODE 026 - WOMENS HOCKEY BOYCOTT, MARCHAND PUNCH A LOVE TAP, ATHLETE MEDICATED TO SLOW HER DOWN
May 3 • 37 min
200 female hockey players refuse to play pro next season. Is it wise? We agree that Brad Marchand’s punch was nothing more than a love tap. In an athletics world full of anti-doping measures, now they’re making some athletes TAKE drugs? WTF? Jimmy tells a…
EPISODE 025 - WHAT THE SENATORS NEED TO DO THIS SUMMER, IS GARY BETTMAN OUT OF TOUCH ON HEAD SHOTS?
May 2 • 38 min
NHL Commissioner talks concussions and head shots before a parliamentary panel. He also touches on the future of the Ottawa Senators. We talk about what the Sens need to do this summer. Steve is under the weather after a Burger King chicken overdose. Jim…
EPISODE 024 - ARE TEAMS ALREADY SCARED OF VLADDY? NHL APOLOGIZING? OLD ROCK STARS WHO CAN’T SING
Apr 30 • 39 min
Are MLB teams already afraid of Vladdy? Should the NHL be in the business of apologizing for poor officiating? We’re thankful Joel Embid didn’t literally lose his sh*t in Game 2. Old rock stars who can no longer sing yet still perform. It’s been 15 years…
EPISODE 023 - THE SIMPSONS MOCK SENS, IS KYLER MURRAY TOO SHORT, MARTY MCSORLEY TOUGH
Apr 29 • 33 min
The Simpsons mock the Ottawa Senators. We rip the Simpsons and Americans for always dragging out Mounties and their gear in every single parody they do of us. Yawn. Is Kyler Murray too short for NFL greatness? And the boys debate whether Marty McSorley…
EPISODE 021 - JACQUES MARTIN BACK TO SENS? BABCOCK NOT OUT OF WOODS, A BUDDY MOWS JIM’S LAWN
Apr 26 • 41 min
The Senators may be interested in Jacques Martin returning as their head coach. The Leafs may be interested in Mike Babcock not returning as their head coach. So far they’re not guaranteeing anything. The craziest first round in NHL history has created a…
EPISODE 020 - LEAFS ELIMINATED, FIRE MIKE BABCOCK? VEGAS WAS ROBBED, PUBLIC REST ROOM HORRORS
Apr 25 • 44 min
Today the boys talk about the annual demise of the Leafs, the unreasonable discussion about Mike Babcock’s future, how Vegas was robbed, how all 5 minute majors should always be reviewed, and public rest room horrors.
EPISODE 019 - BONUS MINI EPISODE, FAREWELL CEREMONIES FOR THE 2019 BLUE TEAM ELIMINATION WATCH
Apr 23 • 7 min
Steve oversees the final farewell ceremonies for the 2018-19 Blue Team, out in round one again, losing another Game 7 to Boston.
EPISODE 018 - NHL GAME 7 TWIN BILL, GOO BE GONE, GOLF COURSE BOBCAT ATTACK PROVOKES A SINISTER PLAN
Apr 23 • 44 min
With a doubleheader of NHL Game 7’s, we discuss our Game 7 memories. While fixing his car, Steve manages to get covered in expanding foam insulation and Goo Be Gone. A golf course bobcat attack provokes a sinister plan. Jim doesn’t get why people love…
EPISODE 017 - BROOKE HENDERSON, STEVE YZERMAN, LEAFS NOT CANADA’S TEAM
Apr 22 • 40 min
In this episode, the boys talk about Brooke Henderson’s 8th win, tying the Canadian record for most tour wins…at 21! Jim wonders what drives Steve Yzerman - now the Wings new GM - at this stage in his life. The Leafs are NOT Canada’s team. And the fellas…
EPISODE 016 - IS COLUMBUS FOR REAL? TAMPA’S TWEET, JIM ON A DATE, TIM HORTON DRIVE THRU WARS
Apr 18 • 38 min
IS COLUMBUS FOR REAL? TAMPA’S WEIRD TWEET AFTER THEIR UPSET, JIM’S DATING INCIDENT, TIM HORTON DRIVE THRU WARS AND A VERY BRIEF JIMMY YIP CAMEO APPEARANCE.
EPISODE 015 - TAMPA IS DONE, TODD MCLELLAN, FIGHT ETIQUETTE, ANNE MURRAY VS EMINEM
Apr 17 • 35 min
Tampa Bay is out, shockingly swept by Columbus. Todd McLellan is hired in LA. When did he become a 5 million dollar a year coach. Fighting etiquette discussion after Ovechkin KO’s Svechnikov. And somehow the boys weave Anne Murray and Eminem into the…
EPISODE 014 - NAZEM KADRI SUSPENSION, ALAIN VIGNEAULT, DISCIPLINE FOR KIDS TODAY VS 30 YEARS AGO
Apr 15 • 40 min
Today we talk about the Nazem Kadri suspension, the Alain Vigneault hiring in Philly, Jim makes fun of Steve over the Mark Stone trade, they talk about discipline for kids today vs 30 years ago and Jimbotron makes an appearance at the end.
EPISODE 013 - TIGER WOODS WINS THE 2019 MASTERS, PGA’S CURRENT NIPPLE AND MAN BOOB CRISIS
Apr 15 • 35 min
The guys have plenty on their minds but it’s all brushed aside by Tiger Woods’ incredible win at the Masters. They do discuss the PGA’s current man boob and nipple crisis.
EPISODE 012 - NHL GAME OF THRONES, BRETT HULL ZINGERS, TRADING DIVAS, JIM WRECKS MEDITATION CLASS
Apr 13 • 35 min
Steve opens with Game of Thrones and discusses some of hockey’s underrated keys to playoff success. The boys talk about the quick wit of Brett Hull and the time he left his coach speechless. They discuss the wisdom of trading away star players who are…
EPISODE 011 - TORTORELLA’S A BABY, MASTERS MELODRAMA, CIGARETTE BUTTS EVERYWHERE
Apr 11 • 40 min
The boys are sick of the announcer melodrama at the Masters. Leave it for Jim Nantz! Jim thinks John Tortorella is being a baby, a shrewd scheme to get 100 level tickets for cheap!
EPISODE 010 - NHL LOTTERY, MAGIC QUITS, TIGER WOODS, JIM FIGHTS OVER A LEAF BLOWER
Apr 10 • 42 min
In this episode we discuss the NHL draft lottery, should Sens fans be excited? Can Tiger Woods win the Masters at 43? Why did Magic Johnson abruptly resign is such an odd way? And Jim almost throws down with his neighbour who wouldn’t put down the Leaf…
EPISODE 009 - THE MASTERS, NHL COACHING CHANGES, BOB COLE UNHAPPY WITH JIM, SPORTS PARENTS GONE WILD
Apr 9 • 65 min
- BOB COLE HORKS ON JIM! - PUMPED FOR THE MASTERS - JIM’S STORY OF TRYING TO PICK UP WOMEN AT AUGUSTA NATIONAL - SPORTS PARENTS GONE WILD
EPISODE 008 - NHL PLAYOFFS SET, MAIL BAG, PEAKY BLINDERS, JIM MAKES A MESS OF OILERS GM TALK
Apr 8 • 30 min
- Steve touches on the NHL playoffs - Listener mail bag on what the Sens will do in the offseason - Jim gets mixed up on OIlers news - Steve does a spot on impression of a guy from Peaky Blinders - News of our new website and Patreon page
EPISODE 007 - ROBERT KRAFT & SPAGATE, UMPS GONE WILD, GRAVE CONCERNS ABOUT BICYCLE PANTS
Apr 4 • 40 min
- Umpires and Referees gone wild - The latest news on Patriots owner Robert Kraft and SpaGate - Jim and I engage in an epic battle of dad jokes - Some praise for our pal AJ Jakubec - The many ways Jim disappointed his dad - Ranting about biciyle pants
EPISODE 006 - SENS TALK, JIM OPENS UP ABOUT ADDICTION & RECOVERY
Apr 3 • 28 min
- Steve opens the show with some Sens talk - Jim opens up about his past battles with addictions and recovery
EPISODE 005 - STEVE BREAKS THE “F” BARRIER, JIMMY STEALS BLUE TEAM ELIMINATION WATCH
Apr 3 • 30 min
Coming up on today’s show - Steve breaks the “F” barrier - John Tavares returns to Long Island again and gets verbal abuse again, does he deserve it? - Blue team elimination watch, Jimmy style. - Donald Trump challenged by sportswriter Rick Reilly to a…
EPISODE 004 - SOCIAL MEDIA PEEVES, WORST JOBS EVER, TAMPA BAY WILL WIN THE CUP
Apr 2 • 40 min
Show today: - The Senators faced Tampa in worst against first. - The Redblacks lost their offensive coordinator yesterday to the XFL and I think they crossed the line with the very critical way they announced. - My son Michael makes a brief unexpected…
EPISODE 003 - BLUE TEAM ELIMINATION WATCH, JIMMY GETS KICKED IN THE FACE
Apr 1 • 37 min
After the Sens clinch the season series, it’s time for the debut the Blue Team Elimination Watch!!! We’ll discuss the future of Ottawa’s only pro baseball stadium, and what has to happen to get Ottawa back in love with local pro baseball. PGA star Matt…
EPISODE 002 - DEBATE OVER EUGENE MELNYK, TURKEY SKIN LUGGAGE - BEHIND THE MUSIC
Mar 29 • 30 min
Jim has some level of empathy for Sens’ owner Eugene Melnyk, Turkey Skin Luggage - “Behind the Music.” Another edition of Harvey Dilworth, Why Jim still owes Steve $100 for being a jerk on the golf course, A weird story about the power of the “cat.”
EPISODE 001 - THE CODE IN HOCKEY, CONCUSSIONS, JUNGLE TRIES CIALIS
Mar 28 • 27 min
Jungle Jim is a guest host for our first show, so we don’t get a lot of balance with the sports/whatever ratio. We do have lots of laughs in our first radio show together in over a decade. 1920’s play by play man Harvey Dilworth makes an appearance. Steve…