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384: An Audio Tour of Wayne Gretzky’s Mansion: The Taj MaHockey
Oct 21 • 39 min
Jim gives a vivid description of Wayne Gretzky’s mansion. We also discuss teams, coaches and athletes we really don’t like.
383: The COVID Adds 10 pounds; Doc Emrick Calls it Quits, We Discuss Great Sports Announcers
Oct 20 • 41 min
Meal planning is yet another thing Jim decides on as if he’s an 8-year-old child. Doc Emrick retires after 47 years of broadcasting. We discuss the many great sports announcers out there. Cody Bellinger was the Game 7 NLCS hero and apparently dislocated…
382: Smoked Meat Sandwiches; Joe Thornton Signs With Leafs; Mike Weir is Back
Oct 19 • 29 min
On today’s episode…our shared love of smoked meat sandwiches. Joe Thornton eligible to sign for his first pension check, signs with the blue team. Mike Weir is a contending golfer again and much to everyone’s delight, the Houston Astros are eliminated
381: Eugene Melnyk Sues Ottawa Sun Writer; Will COVID Create an All-Canadian NHL Division?
Oct 16 • 39 min
Eugene Melnyk Sues Ottawa Sun Writer; Will COVID Create an All-Canadian NHL Division?
380: Annoying Weekend Warriors Who Take Beer League Sports Too Seriously
Oct 15 • 34 min
Annoying Weekend Warriors Who Take Beer League Sports Too Seriously. BC’s top doctor strongly advises that kids only play one sport right now.
379: Tim Stützle Has a Broken Hand; Gordie Howe’s Games Played Record About to Fall
Oct 14 • 34 min
Tim Stützle Has a Broken Hand. Just the Sens luck. Gordie Howe’s Games Played Record is About to Fall. Browns Steelers first game since Steeler QB Mason Rudolph got clobbered over the head with his own helmet. Bobby Ryan should be good for Detroit at…
378: Dak Prescott Injury; NHL Signings, It’s Hard to Host a Podcast with Jim
Oct 13 • 34 min
We discuss thanksgiving, the randomness of trying to host a radio show or podcast with Jimmy, Jim’s mother screwed him up. We get into the Dak Prescott injury, some NHL signings and The Haunting of Bly Manor, a new haunted house Netflix series Steve is…
377: Griping About Bryson DeChambeau’s Excellence is Dumb; Rick Bowness Gets His Due
Oct 9 • 27 min
PGA star Bryson DeChambeau is redefining golf strategy with his incredible length off the tee. The response to it shouldn’t be complaining. Dallas gives Rick Bowneesshis due, removing the interim label.
376: Jim’s Argument with JR; The Senators Extreme Makeover Continues with Matt Murray Rolling In
Oct 8 • 39 min
Jim’s TSN argument with JR, The Senators keep the good times rolling, acquiring Matt Murray. The boys also talk about the death of Eddie Van Halen this week.
375: Sens Draft Tim Stutzle with Style and a Creative Cameo by Alex Trebek
Oct 6 • 33 min
We discuss yesterday’s major show glitch. Jimmy has another home improvement nightmare. The Sens draft Tim Stutzle and Jake Sanderson and their 3rd pick announcement with Alex Trebek was one of the best we’ve ever seen. Habs trade away Max Domi.
374: Steve is Pumped for his Sens in the NHL draft; Jason Spezza Returns to Toronto
Oct 6 • 34 min
Steve is Pumped for his Sens in the NHL draft; Jason Spezza Returns to Toronto
373: Inspirational: Robin Lehner Finally Gets a Long Term NHL Home; How is Tom Brady Doing This?
Oct 5 • 38 min
Inspirational: Robin Lehner Finally Gets a Long Term NHL Home; Jim’s bad Morgan Freeman Impressions; How is Tom Brady Doing This? Why is Carrie Underwood the musical voice for Sunday Night football?
372: Jimmy’s Got A Girlfriend; Another Step Toward Elimination of Fighting in Hockey
Oct 2 • 36 min
Jim opens up about his lady love for the first time. In the QMJHL, it’s not 5 for fighting, it’s 15 for fighting. Is fighting in hockey on the way out?
371: Joe Montana Thwarts Kidnapping Attempt; Blue Jays Were a No-Show; King Henrik Done in NY
Oct 1 • 38 min
Joe Montana averts an alleged kidnapping attempt. The US Debate was a gong show with zero dignity. Not unlike Trump’s administration. The Jays were a no-show in the playoffs. $20 Million a year for Ryu to NOT get out of the second inning??? Steve has a…
370: Jim Gets Gretzky’s Table; Jon Cooper’s Cool Stanley Cup Path; Jays Lose Playoff Opener
Sep 30 • 46 min
Jim Gets Gretzky’s Table; Jon Cooper’s Cool Stanley Cup Path; Jays Lose Playoff Opener.
369: Sports and Casino Gambling; Sports at 18:17: Jays, Dallas Wins the Cup; Mahomes Owns Ravens
Sep 29 • 42 min
Part 1 Sports and Casino Gambling; Sports talk begins at 18:17: Jays playoff matchup vs KC, Dallas Wins the Cup, KC and Pat Mahomes own the Ravens on Monday night.
368: Famous Stories of Playing Through Pain and Injury; Robert Kraft Cleared in Massage-Gate
Sep 25 • 39 min
Famous Stories of Playing Through Pain and Injury; Robert Kraft Cleared in Massage-Gate
367: Is it Really Bad Form for Coaches and Their Teams to “Run Up the Score?”
Sep 24 • 35 min
A year and a half into our daily podcast odyssey, we start to ponder a switch to weekly shows. Is it Cool to “Run Up the Score?”
366: NHL Coaches and the Difficulty of Being in the Bubble; Houston Radio ON Air Blowup
Sep 23 • 33 min
Do You Sympathize with NHL Coaches in the Bubble? Houston Radio ON Air Blowup.
365: The Dumbest Team in the NFL; Fantasy Football Woes, Draisaitl Wins the Hart Trophy
Sep 22 • 44 min
Misheard song lyrics, including September by Earth Wind and Fire. Jim’s home improvement attempts go south…again. He also has a run-in with a fearless bird. Atlanta may be the dumbest team in NFL. Fantasy football is awesome but som serious injuries have…
364: DeChambeau Wins US Open His Way; Schitt’s Creek Dominates Emmys; First Soviet NHL Defection
Sep 21 • 31 min
DeChambeau Wins US Open His Way; Schitt’s Creek Dominates Emmys; Who was the First Soviet NHL Defection?
363: We’re Psyched for the US Open; The Elaborate Tales of Famous Sports Liars
Sep 18 • 43 min
We’re so Psyched for the US Open. We test Jimmy to see if he can name all the guys who’ve shot a 59 at a PGA event. Spoiler: He can’t. We also discuss famous liars in sports who told unnecessarily elaborate lies. Jim tells the childhood story of the time…
362: Don’t Want to Be Shown up by Your Opponent? Play Better. And One Uppers are Everywhere
Sep 17 • 44 min
Don’t Want to Be Shown up by Your Opponent? Play Better. Also: Out mutual dislike of “One Uppers.”
361: How Long Will the NHL Keep Operating with Zero Attendance? Coaches Publicly Ripping Players
Sep 16 • 37 min
We marvel at TV technology and clarity. Jim apparently found his TV at a yard sale. How long will the NHL keep operating with zero Attendance? How far should a coach go to keep players accountable?
360: We Remain Big in Switzerland; Podcast and Internet; Phil Mickelson is Skinny Now
Sep 15 • 40 min
All over the map today. We discuss the top 5 countries where people listen to us most. Jim thinks the Internet hasn’t made things better at all. We discuss the state of podcasting. Phil Mickelson’s 2006 US Open meltdown on 18 at Winged Foot. Winged Foot’s…
359: Tom Brady Loses His Tampa Debut; Brooke Almost Wins Another Major
Sep 14 • 31 min
Jim confesses why he missed recording our most recent episode and it’s lame. Honest, but lame. We talk a bit of golf. Brooke Henderson almost wins another major. Stewart Cink turns back the clock. The NFL is underway. Green Bay might have used a first…
358: All Sens Talk Today!
Sep 11 • 48 min
It’s a promo episode of the weekly Sens Nation Podcast. Give it a try over at sensnationpodcast.com Bobby Ryan is your 2020 NHL Masterton winner great story…hat trick game… Marc Borowiecki’s days as an Ottawa Senator are done. Sens don’t appear to be…
357: New NFL Season and Sports Overload: Everyone Kneeling During the Anthem Now, Koepka Shuts Down
Sep 9 • 29 min
A New NFL Season is here and so is Sports Overload: Everyone is Kneeling During the Anthem Now. Will it still be an effective protest? Brooks Koepka Shuts Down and will miss the US Open. Jim has a weird satisfaction about cleaning his car headlights.
356: Great, Weird Movies; Massive California Fire Sparked by…A Gender Reveal? Vegas NHL Success
Sep 9 • 26 min
Great and Weird Movies; Massive California Wildfire Sparked by…A Baby Gender Reveal? Islanders success is surprising….Vegas NHL Success is incredible.
355: $15 Million for Dustin Johnson, Should Djokovic Really Have Been Disqualified from the US Open?
Sep 7 • 37 min
$15 Million for Dustin Johnson, Should Djokovic Really Have Been Disqualified from the US Open? NHL allowing families into the bubble. Good idea? Raptors crazy Game 3 win last week.
354: Chara Wants Some More, Momentos of Our Dads, Pat Mahomes is One of the Few People Who Love 2020
Sep 4 • 35 min
Mementos of our Dads, Zdeno Chara Wants to Return, and it’s good to be Pat Mahomes, one of the few people who’ve enjoyed 2020.
353: Podcast vs Radio, Kirk Cousins Doesn’t Buy Mask Science, An Expensive Backup for Carey Price
Sep 3 • 42 min
Podcast vs Radio. Vikings QB Kirk Cousins Doesn’t Buy the science behind wearing mask. An Expensive Backup for Carey Price. The Habs acquire Jake Allen for St Louis.
352: Will Chara Retire? Summit Series Memories, New Documentary About Robin Williams and Dementia
Sep 2 • 44 min
Jim still trying to unload his cats. Will Zdeno Chara Retire? Summit Series Memories, we bicker over Paul Henderson and there’s a new Robin Williams documentary.
352: The Love (and the Unfairness) of Being a Head Coach in Hockey
Sep 1 • 37 min
Jacques Martin gets a new NHL Gig as an assistant in NY with the Rangers. Why is he out of the loop on the head coaching front? Bruins lose. Poison ivy remedy.
351: Jon Rahm’s Tourney-Winning Bomb; Viva Las Vegas; The High End Leadership of the Tkachuks
Aug 31 • 38 min
Jon Rahm hits a monster putt to win the 2nd tourney in the Fed Ex Cup playoffs but it’s also a big day for Canadian Mackenzie Hughes. Jimmy loves Vegas while Steve doesn’t trust himself there. Matthew Tkachuk may be a pest, but stands up for his teammates…
350: A Guy Wins a $100K Porsche at Steve’s Golf Tourney for Autism & Other Fun Golf Course Memories
Aug 28 • 24 min
A Guy Wins a $100K Porsche at Steve’s Golf Tourney for Autism and Other Golf Course Memories.
349: Claude Julien to Return Next Season, Brooke and the LPGA Returning to Ottawa
Aug 27 • 35 min
Claude Julien gets a clean bill of health. Kirk Muller and Rick Bowness stories. The LPGA reutrns to Ottawa. The big business of Little League baseball. Metal detectors in Steve’s yard.
348: John Tortorella Gets Fined Again, Why is it So Hard for Some Coaches to be Gracious and Civil?
Aug 26 • 36 min
John Tortorella gets fine 25 thousand dollars for walking out on his season-ending news conference. Why do guys like Torts and Bill Belichick struggle with providing the media with what they need to do their job? Phil Mickelson leads at his first…
347: Usain Bolt has COVID; 77 Positive NFL Tests All False; More on Vegas’ Backstab Boys
Aug 25 • 36 min
One show after we randomly discuss Usain Bolt at length, Bolt announces he has COVID; 77 positive NFL COVID tests all prove to be false; More on the Vegas Backstab Boys as Robin Lehner chimes in on it. Steve watches a truly bizarre movie called MIdsommar.…
346: Dustin Johnson Wins at Minus 30; Barry Trotz’s Revenge; Marc-Andre Fleury “Stabbed” in the Back
Aug 24 • 41 min
Dustin Johnson cruises to an easy win to lead off the Fed Ex cup. His four day total was a Minus 30!! An 11 stroke win, the biggest in 14 years. Barry Trotz not only gets revenge on the Capitals for not re-signing him, but today the Caps fired Todd…
345: Should Senators Offer 3rd and 5th Picks to Try and Get Lafreniere? Is Boro Done in Ottawa?
Aug 21 • 49 min
Should the Sens deal the third and fifth picks overall for number one? Is Mark Borowiecki finished in Ottawa? Are you happy with the Sens goaltending depth or should the Sens go goalie shopping? The Passing of an NHL legend. Brendan Gallagher has a broken…
344: The Masai Ujiri Shoving Incident; Should the NHL Continue Letting 24 teams into the Playoffs?
Aug 20 • 49 min
We argue loudly over the Masai Ujiri incident vs a California Cop; Should the NHL Continue Letting 24 teams into the Playoffs?
343: Jim’s House is Flooded; Swapping Grim Tales of Repulsion; Bidding Farewell to Dale Hawerchuk
Aug 19 • 36 min
Jim is horrified to find the source of a bad smell in his house. The boys end up swapping stories of things that gross them out. And remembering the amazing NHL career of Dale Hawerchuk.
342: The CFL Cancels Its Season; Jim Cancels his Cats; NFL QB Alex Smith is a Stud
Aug 18 • 36 min
Thanks to an internet connection that flowed today like a leaky garden hose, this show took something like 12 weeks to record. We discuss this week’s cancellation of the CFL season and the Grey Cup. Unlike bigger leagues, the CFL simply doesn’t have the…
341: Steve Remembers His Dad; Are the Bruins Truly Okay with Rask Opting Out at this Late Stage?
Aug 17 • 38 min
After taking their first week off ever, the boys take a few moments to discuss why - the passing of Steve’s Dad. The Islanders are on the verge of sweeping the Capitals. It’s a little weird to see Tuukka Rask opt-out two weeks into the NHL playoffs. We…
340: Service Ontario Rage; NHL Regular Season was Worthless; Jim Hangs with LPGA Star Danielle Kang
Aug 7 • 50 min
Service Ontario Rage! Why do we have to go online or wait in long lines for a new licence sticker? Just send it to us! We discuss why the NHL Regular Season was pretty much worthless. Jim has a fantastic story about billeting LPGA Star Danielle Kang, the…
339: Inheriting Your Dad’s Love of Sports; Jake Muzzin Injury; Tortorella’s Tantrums are Tired
Aug 6 • 44 min
How We Inherit Our Dad’s Love of Sports. The Cross-Check Injury to Jake Muzzin , who’s out for the series. Would he have been allowed back after leaving the bubble? Was the hit suspendable? John Tortorella is a good coach but succeeds in spite of his…
338: Breakfast for Dinner, Matthew Barzal and NHL Concussion Protocol, PGA Championship is Here
Aug 5 • 34 min
We have an unnatural love of breakfast. How did Matthew Barzal escape going to the NHL quiet room after that collision with the end boards in Game 2? The NHL is hiring people to throw hats on the ice when someone scores. They can knock that off anytime.…
337: Was Auston Matthews Right to Call Out Steve Simmons? Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Buys the XFL
Aug 4 • 34 min
Was Auston Matthews right to call out Steve Simmons? Dwayne the Rock Johnson buys. the entire XFL.
336: The Tkachuk-Scheifele Incident: Dirty, Clean or Careless? NHL Production in Bubble Beats NBA’s
Aug 3 • 32 min
The Tkachuk-Scheifele Incident: Dirty, Clean or Careless? NHL production in the bubble is superior to the NBA NBA players wearing social issues on their backs.
335: NHL Begins Another Pre-Season; Cuthbert Pranks Gord Miller, Great Shootout/Breakaway Moves
Jul 29 • 31 min
The 2019-20 NHL Season Begins Another Pre-Season. After Scott Laughton’s cheeky game-winner vs Pittsburgh, we discuss great breakaway and shootout moves. We also tackle whether playoffs, in the heart of summer, in weird circumstances will be as compelling…
334: The Curious Resignation of Coyote GM John Chayka, The Miami Marlins COVID Outbreak!
Jul 28 • 39 min
Sneezing fits and practical jokes. The Curious Resignation of Coyote GM John Chayka, a week before the playoffs start. The Miami Marlins COVID Outbreak? Is this the beginning of the for baseball’s attempts at a season?
333: Baseball is Back, NFL Star Who’s Also a Doctor Opts Out, Hilarious BC Government Sex Guidelines
Jul 27 • 38 min
Baseball is officially back with weird circumstances and some new rules. Jays will play home games at Buffalo. Will this weird season result in more injuries…Cory Kluber and Ken Giles some early casualties. Doctor Fauci doesn’t want you catching things,…
332: Stuff We’re Glad We Don’t Have to Eat Anymore; Why We’re Not MMA Fight Fans
Jul 24 • 39 min
Weird food our moms fed us at lunch that We’re Glad We Don’t Have to Eat Anymore. It probably won’t be very popular but we discuss why we’re really not big on MMA Fighting.
331: What We Wanna Be When We Grow Up; Edmonton CFL Name Options; NFL Says All Fans Must Wear Masks
Jul 23 • 30 min
We talked about the Blue Jays playing their home games at Pittsburgh. It would have been a good idea but - late update - Pennsylvania state health officials didn’t think so. So, the Jays are still homeless! The NFL says all fans must wear masks this…
330: Fastball Memories; Messy Car Guy, NHL MVP, Robin Williams, Edmonton Cuts Eskimos Name
Jul 22 • 48 min
Local Fastball Memories Messy Car Guy Sneaking Booze in NHL MVP NHL COVID Update Edmonton Abandons Eskimos, Weird name suggestions. COVID Spike Anniversary of Robin Williams’s death
329: Jeremy Roenick is Suing NBC; Henry Burris Makes the Canadian Football Hall of Fame
Jul 21 • 33 min
Jeremy Roenick is suing NBC for wrongful dismissal. Jim’s take is NOT what you’d expect. Henry Burris is headed to the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. First ballot! We open with an important discussion about our shared love of apple crumble.
328: Blue Jays Are Homeless! Sidney Crosby Leaves Practice and We’re Not Allowed to Know Why
Jul 20 • 31 min
- The Oilers arena, the hub city host rink, gets flooded. - A PGA discussion: the PGA shouldn’t be slowing down players like Bryson Dechambeau who can absolutely crush it. - The Blue Jays Are Homeless after the federal government said they’re not allowed…
327: Your Kids Did WHAT? Some Fun Parenting Stories: The Future of the Edmonton Eskimos Nickname
Jul 17 • 44 min
Jim’s son goes up in a Cessna to do some skydiving, and Jim was freaking out. This prompts a bunch of funny parenting stories from the boys. Will the Edmonton Eskimos change their name? Should they? We discuss advertising, their influence, and how…
326: How Do You Confront Neighbours Who Are Being Jerks? WNBA Won’t Let Its MVP Opt Out
Jul 16 • 41 min
Tales of bad neighbours and shying away from confronting them. Battles over masks and how no one has any issues confronting people over masks. We discuss Matthew McConaghey from the Lincoln Lawyer and True Detective. Some discussion about GreyHound, Tom…
325: Are the Sens Going Back to the 2D Logo? Patrick Mahomes and Post Malone Go at it in Beer Pong
Jul 15 • 45 min
There are reports this week the Senators will return to their old logo and uniforms of the early 90’s. Is it a good idea or not? Post Malone makes himself late for a concert. His excuse? He was losing badly in beer pong backstage with KC quarterback…
324: Washington Finally Dumps Redskins Name; Habs-Penguins & COVID; Remembering Kelly Preston
Jul 14 • 39 min
Some people incredibly remember moments of weather over the years. Suddenly, 17 Celius is too cold for golf??? We loved actress Kelly Preston who passed away this week at 57. The Habs reportedly have 3 COVID tests. The Penguins sit down 9 players who may…
323: Zoom Has Changed Business Forever; Will Many NHL Players Decline to Play Due to COVID?
Jul 13 • 30 min
We review our first Zoom meeting with our show members. We marvel at how Zoom has changed business forever. NHL training camps open this week. How many players will exercise their option and stay home? We both have kids turning 21 which prompts a Dad…
321: Some Insider Stories About Mark Messier; Evaluating NHL’ers is Way Harder Than Many Fans Think
Jul 10 • 37 min
Some Insider Stories About Mark Messier. Great player but also mean and dirty on the ice. Evaluating NHL’ers is Way Harder Than Many Fans Think. Steve Yzerman is a special breed - greatness in every way as a player and yet still driven as an NHL…
320: Overdosing on NHL Playoff Hockey! Bad Neighbour Stories; Jim’s Juvenile Plan for iPhone Tech
Jul 9 • 29 min
We’re going to get NHL playoffs from noon to midnight - 6 games per day! We discuss iPhone technology and where it’s headed. Naturally, Jim takes the technology into a juvenile place. Bad neighbours with man-eating dogs.
319: NHL Looks Ready to Restart on August 1st With a New CBA, Steve and Jimmy Have Their First Fight
Jul 8 • 48 min
NHL to Restart on August 1st With a New CBA. Will there be any NHL players who exercise their right to opt-out? Jim and Steve Have Their First Fight
318: Washington Redskins Name Controversy; Eskimos? The Curious Dan O’Toole Social Media Incident
Jul 7 • 40 min
4th of July discussion somehow provokes Halloween stories, crap our parents made us wear and speedos before manscaping. We discuss the imminent name change of the Washington Redskins. And the bizarre social media posts of TSN’s Dan O’Toole.
Who Will the Senators Choose in the NHL Draft at 3 and 5? Promo Episode of the Sens Nation Podcast!
Jul 5 • 45 min
In this promotional episode of our affiliated podcast, the Sens Nation Podcast, Steve and Gregg discuss the Sens draft prospects and what other teams around them might do. We also examine how other teams have done when they had 3 first-round draft picks…
317: Will the NHL Losers Have Their Own Tourney; Will the NHL Go to the Olympics?
Jul 3 • 34 min
Scammers in the handyman business. The NHL getting close to a full return to play agreement with the players. They’ve decided on hub cities…and moved a step closer to a return to the Olympics. What about an NHL loser bracket? The NBA may do it. Would…
316: Post Canada Day Hangovers and Cures, Bobby Bonilla Still Has 15 Years Left on His Deal?
Jul 2 • 34 min
Post Canada Day Hangovers and Cures, the worst hangover stories of our lives. Terrible nicknames and baby names. Bobby Bonilla Still Has 15 Years Left on His Deal with the New York Mets
315: It’s Our Canada Day Show, Podcasting on Guard For Thee
Jul 1 • 50 min
Take the ultimate Canadian TV Trivia challenge with Jimmy. We discuss our picks for Canada’s greatest actor, greatest musician and greatest athlete. We remember the moments that helped us fall in love with hockey, and thank the people and volunteers who…
314: Dustin Johnson Wins, The New Hockey Diversity Alliance, Jim’s Second Date
Jun 30 • 41 min
Dustin Johnson, Jim’s BFF, wins PGA Event. In a zoom meeting of the Hockey Diversity Alliance, at least a few of the league’s black players say they sometimes feel like they have to act white. Cam Newton signs on with New England and Richard Sherman calls…
313: The NHL Draft Lottery Was a Real Piece of Work
Jun 29 • 41 min
The NHL draft lottery was a real cliffhanger, with no one getting Alexis Lafreniere. Not yet anyway. The Sens will choose #3 and #5. Most believe they’ll get Byfield or Stuetzel at #3. With Jim away, this is a promotional episode of the Sens Nation…
312: Why Won’t the Hall Of Fame PRAISE ALFIE? Are the NHL Draft Lottery Results Carved in Stone?
Jun 26 • 32 min
Canada’s Mackenzie Hughes flirts with shooting a 59 on Thursday. It’s NHL Draft lottery night! Will the results truly be carved in stone or, if the season is cancelled, will the results be voided? Daniel Alfredsson misses out on the Hall of Fame Again.…
311: Novak Djokovic Has COVID, Ben Roethlisberger Had Alcohol and Porn Problems, Jim Has a Date
Jun 25 • 38 min
Jim goes on his first date in years. We’ll let you in on how he met her. Ben Roethlisberger reportedly admits to having alcohol and pornography issues. Novak Djokovic maybe wasn’t taking COVID very seriously.
310: We Love the Masters But is the Name Racist? Bubba Wallace and NASCAR Triumph over Racism
Jun 24 • 44 min
Today on the show: We all love The Masters but is the name racist? A writer at Deadspin thinks so. A beautiful moment as Bubba Wallace and Nascar triumph over racism. PGA star Bubba Watson says playing with certain guys hurts his game. In a shocking…
309: Was Auston Matthews’ Privacy Violated? More on Hazing, Carcillo Lawsuit vs Major Junior Hockey
Jun 23 • 42 min
Today we follow up with more on this Daniel Carcillo hazing lawsuit against major junior hockey. We also get into the media conundrum of reporting on player’s health issues. Jim getting his beauty rest. Fathers’ Day has a different tone than Mothers’ Day.
308: Daniel Carcillo’s Hazing Lawsuit Could Change Junior Hockey Forever…For the Better
Jun 22 • 44 min
Former NHL player Daniel Carcillo sheds light on abuse in junior hockey specifically from his time with the Sarnia Sting.
307: “Shut Up and Stick to Sports?” Football Field Becomes Drive-in Theatre; Stop Swearing
Jun 18 • 46 min
Shut Up and Stick to Sports? Swearing on the Show; Football Field Becomes Drive-in Theatre
306: Resting Guys in the NHL Playoffs? Will Kaepernick Land an NFL Job? Jiffy Pop Popcorn Injuries
Jun 18 • 33 min
The Bruins plan to rest guys during the playoffs? They’ve been off for months…and it’s the PLAYOFFS! San Diego has a preliminary interest in Colin Kaepernick, who will likely get an NFL job. Modern NHL hockey cards rarely go for a lot of dough. But a…
305: Sabres Fire Their GM; Hal Johnson from Body Breaks Opens Up About Racism; Hazing in OHL Hockey
Jun 17 • 34 min
Coming up today… The Buffalo Sabres clean house, firing their GM and his staff. Hal Johnson from Body Breaks with allegations of racism against 1980’s TSN decision-makers when he was trying to become a sports reporter. Our pal radio broadcaster AJ Jakubec…
304: Boxer Escapes PED Suspension: Blames it on Sex With Her Boyfriend, Sneaky NHL Coaching Tactics
Jun 16 • 35 min
Kyrie Irving is the latest to say the NBA shouldn’t play right now…Charles Barkley disagrees…calls the take terrible. One of the NHL’s best teams is thinking about a power play that includes zero defencemen. Out of all the unusual out of the box hockey…
303: NHL Nicknames are Super Creative; Sports Without Fans: Will it Bother You? The PGA’s Return
Jun 15 • 36 min
The PGA returns with its first event. What did you think of not seeing or hearing fans in attendance? Did an empty golf course help the players play better? The scores were crazy good. How will echos of an empty arena affect the energy of the NHL…
302: Exactly How Many of Our Old Radio Shows Did Jim Do Sober? Steve is Shocked by the Answer
Jun 12 • 38 min
We go off the page today and discuss what it’s like to have addictions; the importance of helping others. We also touch on TV shows our kids watch that drive us crazy.
301: U-Sports Cancelled for 2020; New Reopening Phase; Top 5 Stanley Cup Winning Goals
Jun 11 • 34 min
U-Sports Cancelled for 2020. New Reopening Phase; Top 5 Cup Winning Goals, Wayne Gretzky’s recent visit with Jim, Why we like PGA star Justin Thomas. MMA star slips up during trash talking.
300: Savouring 300 Episodes, Bobby Ryan up for Masterton, PGA Will Mic up Players This Week
Jun 10 • 22 min
Savouring 300 Episodes, Bobby Ryan up for Masterton, PGA Will Mic up Players This Week
299: The PGA Returns, Another Reopening Phase is Here
Jun 8 • 24 min
The PGA Returns this week; Another Reopening Phase is nearly upon us
298: Drew Brees Apologizes for Comment About Kneeling During Anthem; The Death of Reche Caldwell
Jun 8 • 33 min
Drew Brees Apologizes for Comment About Kneeling During Anthem; The Death of Reche Caldwell, Jim’s sister is way better than Jim.
297: What Sports Might Not be Around in 25 Years? Hockey Movies, JJ Dance Factory
Jun 5 • 42 min
What sports might not be around in 25 years? Great hockey movies, both famous and not so famous. Jimmy discusses the gift of the dance. Shocking images while catching up with old flames on Facebook and re
296: Athletes Taking Actions in Support of Civil Rights; Magicians and Group Hypnosis
Jun 4 • 38 min
Athletes turning talk and tweets into action. Magician and hypnotists.
295: Gregg Popovich Absolutely Goes Off on Trump; Trudeau Goes Silent; Do Supportive Tweets Help?
Jun 3 • 30 min
Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Absolutely Goes Off on Donald Trump’s lack of charcter and leadership ; Justin Trudeau Goes Silent for over 20 seconds when asked about Trump’s use of the military in dealing with protests. Another tale of Jim’s physical erosion.
Promo Episode! Sens & the Draft Lottery, Playoff Format, the Sens Captaincy, Chris Wideman KHL-Bound
Jun 3 • 39 min
Season’s over and the NHL draft lottery rules are out. We’ll try and make sense of it, but we still have questions. We sure played a lot of hockey this year to eliminate only 23 per cent of the teams. We’ll give you our must-watch playoff series. After…
294: Does Antonio Brown Deserve Yet Another Chance? Snowbird Crash Cause? No COVID Mercy from Banks
Jun 1 • 32 min
Does Antonio Brown Deserve Yet Another Chance? Deion Sanders thinks so. He’s helping him train. The fallen Snowbird Jet last week appears to have struck a bird. Massive bank penalties for those forced to sell their homes due to covid.
293: A Violent Weekend of Anti-Racism Protests; A Frustrated Sports World Chimes In
May 31 • 40 min
After the senseless, violent death of George Floyd at the hands of police, it’s a violent weekend of anti-racism protests in Minneapolis and across North America. Many in the sports world - like the rest of the world - reacts with sadness and frustration…
292: Losers in NHL Return to Play, Video Helps Enforce Laws, Jack Eichel Vents to the Media
May 29 • 32 min
The Losers in NHL Return to Play, Video Enforces Laws, Why Jim Did the Show Medicated
291: Cats Can Be A-Holes; NHL Return to Play; The Death of George Floyd at the Hands of Police
May 28 • 36 min
More house trouble for James, this time with his leaky cats Video shows Minneapolis cop with knee on neck of motionless, moaning man who later died What celebrites would be a good choice for The Match 3 in golf.
290: The NHL Playoffs are Set, The Draft Lottery Rules are Set and Jim Scraps with His Home Stager
May 27 • 37 min
The NHL Playoffs are Set, The Draft Lottery Rules are Set and Jim Scraps with His Home Stager. Should PGA players be mic’ed up for real tour events?
289: Muhammad Ali was the Forefather of Trash Talk and Bravado in Sports
May 26 • 34 min
55 Year Anniversary of the Fixed Muhammad Ali vs Sonny Liston Fight. After Ali won the title the year before, Liston took a dive in the rematch in Lewiston Maine. The NFL will back away from reviews on pass interference. More on COVID and the NHL…
288: A One-Sided Review of Tiger-Peyton Win in The Match 2; Settling on an NHL Playoff Format?
May 24 • 33 min
We finally have sports…and it’s golf, right in Jim’s wheelhouse. And he didn’t even watch it.
287: Pro 3 on 3 Hockey League, CFL Delays to September, Turning Down $35M Per Year??
May 22 • 37 min
Pro 3 on 3 Hockey League, CFL Delays to September, Turning Down $35M Per Year
286: Matt Duchene Wants a Stanley Cup Not a COVID Cup
May 21 • 38 min
Jim’s rich buddy takes him on a wild helicopter ride. Former Senator Matt Duchene doesn’t want a crazy different playoff. His fear is that the cup winner’s name will have an asterisk beside it.
285: Soccer Team Has Weird Halftime Covid Strategy; The Boedker Era is Over in Ottawa
May 20 • 30 min
School’s out until the fall. The TV show Cardinal is very Canadian and very good but why is the lead character always whispering? Shocker: Mikkel Boedker will not re-sign with Ottawa this summer, signs a two year deal in Switzerland. Jim destroys all his…
284: The Skins Game Flops, Weird Way to Fill the Stands
May 19 • 35 min
NHL playoff Sabre rattling; Melnyk is 100% certain they’ll finish the season. Golf returns in the form of a skins game. Even with his pal Dustin Johnson playing, Jim wasn’t into it. Jim’s painting nightmare is almost over while Steve’s wasp problem…
283: Biggest Grudge Held by Every NHL Fan Base; You Tube Kid is High Bidder in a Tom Brady Auction
May 15 • 58 min
We all make fun of TV sitcome for canned laughter…well get ready for the NFL with canned applause and canned booing…and virtual fans… A You Tuber wins a Tom Brady auction that includes seats to a Buccaneers game, dinner with Tom, hanging out on the field…
282: Jeff Hunt Steps Down, Podcast Headaches, When Listeners and Followers Go Offside
May 14 • 41 min
We take you behind the scenes of our podcast then realize there’s not much to see. We discuss when listeners or followers go offside. Jeff Hunt steps away from the Redblacks and 67’s.
281: Hockey PPE: Will Hockey Change Playing Rules to Limit COVID? Bryan Adams and Racism
May 13 • 34 min
Today we discuss Bryan Adams’ comments about COVID, whether they’re racist and the torches and pitchfork climate we’re in right now. Will the NHL change its rules around to limit COVID. One doctor makes a number of suggestions on hockey PPE and changes to…
280: Holyfield-Tyson Comebacks; Farewell, Frank Costanza, Avs to Wear Nordiques Gear
May 11 • 39 min
Jerry Stiller passes away…Frank Costanza…Arthur on king queens…we ask the question who’s your favourite sitcom character of all time? Major league owners have approved a 4th of July start date for a new season. Holyfield Tyson…both well north of…
279: May 10th is Heaven and Hell for Bruins Fans; Seagulls Swallowing Rabbits; Splinter Removal
May 11 • 34 min
May 10th is Heaven and Hell for Bruins Fans. It’s the 50th anniversary of Bobby Orr’s Cup winner in 1970. It’s also the 41st anniversary of the Don Cherry too many men game. We talk about nasty injuries, and the joy of splinter removal. A twitter account…
278: An NFL Star, His Knife-Wielding Wife, His Bro in His Bed; Fun Ways to Handle Phone Scammers
May 8 • 28 min
A couple of sports scandals today. Fun ways to deal with scammers on the phone.
277: Crazy Family Schedules, GO, GO, GO! Spend Spend Spend! Has This Break Changed Your Priorities?
May 7 • 39 min
If COVID ended today, would you go right back to the same family life and behaviour, like the stress, time and cost of getting to piano lessons, sports, play dates and so on? Or has this break maybe opened your eyes to some things and changed your…
276: Great Sports Nicknames, Who’s Playing Joe Exotic? A Cup of Coffee with a Bandaid at the Bottom
May 6 • 50 min
Former NBA star Ron Artest changes his name again so we check out some of the best sports nicknames ever. What actor is playing Joe Exotic in the Tiger King drama? Steve is loathing a character from the TV show Homeland. Jim finds something disgusting in…
275: What’s the Best Ending to a Game You’ve Ever Seen? Embarassing Moments
May 5 • 43 min
What’s the Best Ending to a Game You’ve Ever Seen? Most embarassing moments. Cheering when your golf partner fails.
274: Evander Kane Wants More NHL Personality, Murder Hornets, George Laraques COVID Battle
May 4 • 48 min
Evander Kane Wants More NHL Personality, Murder Hornets, George Laraques COVID Battle
273: Childhood Nostalgia, Our Awkward Parenting Moments, Your Favourite Piece of Sports Memorabilia
May 1 • 49 min
Childhood Nostalgia Our Awkward Moments Parenting Your Favourite Piece of Sports Memorabilia My weirdest laugh ever
272: CFL Wants $150 Million in COVID Relief, Money Finally for NCAA Stars? Best Road Trip Tune
Apr 30 • 48 min
CFL Wants 150 Million in COVID Relief, Money for NCAA Stars? Best Road Trip Tune. Will the NHL be a less exciting product playing in front of an echoing empty rink?
271: Sports Podcasts, Dumb Rules in Sports, Enough with the Microscopic Coronavirus Images
Apr 29 • 38 min
Steve second guesses everything. Sports Podcasts, What people respond to on social media. Dumb Rules in Sports that need to be changed right now. Enough with the Microscopic Coronavirus Images
270: Battle of Quebec, Ricky Gervais’s After Life, Our Mount Rushmore of Comedians, NFL Draft
Apr 28 • 46 min
Remembering the Battle of Quebec and how much more interesting hockey is when there’s a little hate involved. We both give kudos to Ricky Gervais’s Netflix series, After Life. We decide on our Mount Rushmore of Comedians and the NFL Draft was exactly what…
269: With Jim Off Today, We Crush Some Sens Talk with a New Episode of the Sens Nation Podcast
Apr 27 • 45 min
Getting to Know Anthony Duclair Sens Hire Yet Another Top Executive. Will Anthony Leblanc discover the longevity his predecessors did not? Craig Anderson Sad He’s Not Part of the Sens’ Bright Future. We get into some trivia during this week in Sens…
268: Saskatchewan About to Open Golf Courses? Tom Brady in a Stranger’s House
Apr 24 • 46 min
Saskatchewan Apparently has COVID Licked, About to Open Golf Courses by mid May. Tom Brady in a Stranger’s House
267: Women’s Pro Hockey Returns to Canada - Ready for Success or a Losing Battle?
Apr 23 • 36 min
Women’s Pro Hockey Returns to Canada - Ready for Success or a Losing Battle? The NWHL expands to Canada, placing a team in Toronto. This after the CWHL folded one year ago with better attendance than the NWHL currently has. The best players continue to…
266: Oversaturation of Best Wishes, Gronk Joins Brady in Tampa, Your Go-To Childhood Candy or Snack
Apr 22 • 43 min
Oversaturation of Best Wishes, Gronk Joins Brady in Tampa, Your Go-To Childhood Candy or Snack
265: Movies We Never Get Sick Of, Epic Internet Fail, Sens Nation
Apr 21 • 54 min
Movies We Never Get Sick Of We hit the showers early amidst an epic Internet Fail Some Sens Talk in a preview episode of the Sens Nation Podcast
264: John Daly’s Vodka Therapy, Chinese Pro Baseball Brawl, Manscaping, 24 NHL Playoff Teams?
Apr 20 • 34 min
John Daly is beating the virus with Vodka and Mcdonald’s coke…Chinese pro baseball hates empty stands so they fill them with cardboard cutouts. Then they observe physical distancing with a bench-clearing brawl…Joe Buck turns down $1M to do play by play of…
263: Using COVID to Scam People, Worst NHL Fashion Statements
Apr 17 • 37 min
Using COVID to Scam People, Worst NHL Fashion Statements, Jim remembers some funny stories about his dad, an appearance by Harvey Dilworth.
262: Jobs We Hated, Dr. Fauci’s Game Plan for Sports Return, Recalling Our First Live Sports Event
Apr 16 • 43 min
Jobs We Hated, Dr. Fauci Outlines How Sports Can Soon Return, Our First Live Sports Event
261: Remembering the First Car We Ever Owned, Season 3 of Ozark, CFL Fans Rage at Steve
Apr 15 • 42 min
Remembering the First Car We Ever Owned, Season 3 of Ozark, CFL Fans Rage at Steve.
260: Old Expos Games, Colby Cave, Universal DH, Should the CFL Go to 4 Downs?
Apr 14 • 46 min
Old Expos games on TV this week Jim moves back into his house The boys talk about their other podcast projects plus a brand new one starting soon A death in the NHL. Colby cave died on Saturday at 25. Will the MLB go to a universal DH this year? The…
Promo Episode 7 of The Sens Nation Podcast, Guest: Shaun Van Allen
Apr 11 • 49 min
Please subscribe to this separate podcast at sensnationpodcast.com Coming up this week…Sunday April 12th is the 20th anniversary of the start of the Battle of Ontario. Shaun Van Allen played in that series for Ottawa and will join us to talk about it. As…
259: Stern Interview with Tom Brady, Some Sports are Sending a Bad Message, Death of John Prine
Apr 9 • 35 min
* Tom Brady shoots back at those who think he left New England to prove he can win without bill Belichick. * We talked this week about the UFC, major league baseball and golf, putting it out there when they will return to action or might return to…
258: National Beer Day: What Do You Remember About Your First Beer? The UFC Ignores Health Warnings
Apr 8 • 49 min
Dana White is going to continue to pump out UFC fights. UFC 249…April 18th…10 days from now… He claims to have a venue for the next event all locked up. He’s also apparently secured an island for future fights. Major League baseball is considering a…
257: What One Thing Would You Change About the NHL’s Current On-Ice Product? British Open Cancelled
Apr 7 • 30 min
Our Web Poll: Paul Coffey says he wishes today’s game had more hitting. Frankly, I wish today’s NHL had more hockey games. But If YOU had one wish and could change one thing about the NHL’s on-ice product - whenever it comes back - what would it be? The…
256: Trump Wants NFL to Start on Time; Man City Hookers; Jim’s Hilarious Life Insurance Hypothetical
Apr 6 • 32 min
Jim gets into a really weird life insurance hypothetical Sens offer use of facilities should the province require space to deal with and care for COVID A Man City soccer star has a threesome with some call girls just hours before he does a national public…
Sens Analyst Gord Wilson Tells us About COVID-19 Journey; Zub, Tychonick, Lafreniere, Melnyk
Apr 4 • 55 min
Sens radio colour analyst Gord Wilson joins us to talk about his positive COVID-19 diagnosis and the incredible phone call from a hockey legend he received out of the blue. We talk (and dream) about the possibility of Ottawa getting Alexi Lafreniere first…
255: Sens Staff Reductions, Positive News Amidst COVID, What City Just Made Eating Pets Illegal
Apr 3 • 35 min
Steve’s touchless purchase, Sens Temporary Staff Reductions, Positive News Amidst COVID, What City Made Eating Pets Illegal, Steve Martin’s banjo,
254: Tiger vs Phil Event with Brady and Manning, Sending Porn to Joe Buck, Famous TV Show Deaths
Apr 2 • 30 min
Tiger and Phil…ready to do battle again…this time with Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in tow Tampa bay will go with new uniforms… April fools Joe Buck invited fans to send them videos of everyday events…they sent porn. The Good Doctor killed off one of its…
253: NHLPA Players Poll, Try Your Hand at 80’s TV Trivia, Tom Brady Gets His Number 12
Apr 1 • 39 min
See if you’re any better at identifying classic TV Show Themes than Jim is…Some interesting winners in the NHLPA’s annual player poll. Carey Price best goalie? Really? And Tom Brady should probably give Chris Godwin a little somethin’ somethin’ for…
252: Ozark, Reality TV, Stan Mikita Nightmares, The Best Game Ever, Our 8MM Films, Hockey Cards
Mar 31 • 43 min
Ozark; Reality TV; Stan Mikita Nightmares, What’s the One Game You Wish You Could Attended? For the first time since 1945, it appears Wimbledon will be cancelled. According to the USA Today, The All England Club will announce on Wednesday the cancellation…
251: Netflix’ Tiger King is a Train Wreck; Coronavirus Parody Songs; Best Angry NHL Coach Moments
Mar 30 • 37 min
Joe Exotic and Tiger King…total gong show. Coronavirus parody songs are everywhere. Poll” What’s your favourite angry NHL coach moment? Gordie Wilson diagnosed with Coronavirus. Davis Love’s house burns down.
ICYMI, Promotional Episode: This Week’s Episode 5 (March 25, 2020) of the Sens Nation Podcast
Mar 29 • 37 min
Steve and longtime hockey coach Gregg Kennedy talking all things Ottawa Senators. Subscribe today at sensnationpodcast.com or… Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-sens-nation-podcast/id1499392347 Spotify:…
250: When it’s Time for Athletes to Retire, What’s the Best Way to Go Out? Stud Move by Drew Brees
Mar 27 • 37 min
Drew Brees donates $5M and gets pushback by social media trolls. Our web poll? If you’re a sports superstar, how would you most like to leave the game? The Premier tees off on price gouging and some store that’s charging $30 for Lysol wipes.
249: Do You Want NHL Hockey in August? Also, Don’t Mess with the Draft Lottery!
Mar 26 • 38 min
Some NHL Team has a moronic tournament concept to decide on the draft lottery. Don’t let the door hit you on the way out, Chachi. Do You Want NHL Hockey in August? NHL teams have been asked for possible dates in August when they might be able to host…
248: Small Town Stories: What’s the One Great Sports Venue You’d Like to Visit?
Mar 25 • 36 min
Tom Brady takes the time to phone into his first Tampa Bay News Conference.
247: Best 5 Stories of the Abbreviated 2019-20 NHL Season; Most Inspiring Scene in a Sports Movie
Mar 24 • 38 min
Best 5 Stories of the Abbreviated 2019-20 NHL Season; Most Inspiring Scene in a Sports Movie
246: We Need a Break from Worrying About COVID; This Podcast is Now a Fully COVID-Free Zone
Mar 23 • 42 min
Our daily podcast is now banning all COVID-19 discussion. A COVID-free zone. Here’s what we’re thinking. We already have a billion media outlets talking about the pandemic. And it’s all alarming and negative. Even if no one else does, Jim and I want a…
245: Lots of Celebrity Singing Right Now, NHL.com’s FREE Re-Runs; Wait, the Olympics are Still a Go?
Mar 20 • 47 min
10,000 cases in America…800 in Canada..seems about right by population Your top recommendations for TV binges Celebrities singing John Lennon’s Imagine. Okay…? NHL.com…all games available for free Olympics
244: HOW CAN SOME PEOPLE STILL BE TREATING COVID-19 LIKE IT’S NOT THAT SERIOUS?
Mar 19 • 39 min
We catch up on the day’s COVID-19 NEWS. Among the most unbreakable records in sports, what’s your favourite?
243: Brady Leaving New England; Melnyk Deserves Credit; Emotional Bucket Lists
Mar 18 • 36 min
Coming up today, Tom Brady is leaving New England; the most powerful QB/Head Coach duo in NFL history is no more…Why is he leaving? Where is he going? Eugene Melnyk deserves a lot of credit for what he did today… With the world in turmoil, Jim gets…
242: Trudeau Shuts Down Canada’s Borders; Porn Stars Doing Their Part to Combat COVID-19
Mar 17 • 54 min
Justin Trudeau shuts down Canada’s borders… The CDC’s recommended timeline for all the major sports is considerably longer than we hoped. Could we have a Coronavirus cure by the end of March? Vasectomy patients get screwed… Business is booming for online…
241: COVID-19 News; And How Major Sports Postponements Will Soon Give Way to Cancellations
Mar 16 • 53 min
Today it’s the latest on COVID-19, its further effects on sports, and how postponements will soon turn to cancellation. Also, some major NFL changes: a longer season and more teams getting into the playoffs. Also, a disturbing thing that Jim may be doing…
ICYMI, Bonus Promotional Episode: This Week’s Episode 3 of The Sens Nation Podcast
Mar 14 • 53 min
Subscribe to this podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-sens-nation-podcast/id1499392347
240: WTF? The NHL is Suspended!! Now What Do We Do With Ourselves?
Mar 13 • 39 min
Pro sports is suspended. This is not a test. Thank goodness we have the “Whatever.”
239: The Summer Olympics Will Still Proceed, Astros Musically Mocked, The Man Who Ate 32 Big Macs
Mar 12 • 39 min
The Astros mocked musically by the Braves game day staff with Ace of Base’s I saw the sign.”The NBA season suspension naturally announced after we recorded today but we do talk about Olympic officials saying the Olympics will go ahead as planned. Hot dog…
238: Coronavirus Facts and the Reactions in Sports, What’s Your Greatest Feel Good Story in Sports
Mar 11 • 32 min
What the media did in response to some early bans from dressing rooms due to Coronvirus. Our poll? What’s your favourite feel good sports story? Who does ESPN consider to be their dream duo in the Monday Night Football broadcast booth?
237: What Team in Sports Do You Dislike Most? Indian Wells is Cancelled, NHL’s All-Female Crew
Mar 10 • 35 min
What Team in Sports Do You Dislike Most? Indian Wells Tennis Tournament is Cancelled NHL’s All-Female Crew. We loved the idea way more than the performance. The boys weigh in on what leagues should be doing about the Corona virus. Acts of kindness by…
236: More Layers to the Sens’ CEO Firing; Coronavirus Threat Cancels World Women’s Hockey Tourney
Mar 9 • 30 min
Jim goes to a wedding ceremony that was marred by a crying baby. The women’s world hockey championship is cancelled due to coronavirus concerns. More layers to the Sens’ firing of Jim Little and your reactions to this story.
Introducing The Sens Nation Podcast E2 March 3 Subscribe Today at SensNationPodcast.com
Mar 6 • 48 min
Episode 2 of The Sens Nation Podcast published March 3rd, 2020. Subscribe at sensnationpodcast.com Twitter @Senspodcast Facebook @SensNationPodcast
235: Sens Fire CEO Jim Little, Saying His Conduct Wasn’t In Line With their “Core Values”
Mar 5 • 41 min
The Senators fire yet another CEO saying Little violated their “core values.” NHL gm meetings focus on 4 things… A pair of comedy legends factor into the project …Will Ferrell and John Candy… Jim randomly calls a 90-year-old woman in Halifax and it goes…
234: Who’s the Most Famous Hockey Player You Ever Shared the Ice With? Tony Romo vs Peyton Manning
Mar 4 • 45 min
Tony Romo is rolling as an NFL broadcaster but there’s one guy who might give him a run for his money and Monday Night football wants him bad. Japan Olympic officials are hinting they may hold the games later in 2020 to let this whole coronavirus settle…
233: NHL Rule Changes, Jose Bautista Wants to be an MLB Pitcher, Olympics and Coronavirus
Mar 3 • 40 min
What NHL rule change would you suggest… Jose Bautista wants to be a big league pitcher…Reese McGuire, Will the coronavirus take out the Summer Olympics in Japan? Most embarrassing records….Winnipeg Jets goalie Doug Soetaert once let in 15 goals in one NHL…
232: Bobby Ryan’s Recovery, Tony Romo $17M/Yr, Tyson Fury Not Master of His Domain
Mar 2 • 37 min
- Islanders home rink - back to Nassau coliseum - Social media göes after Garth Brooks for openly supporting Bernie Sanders. - Tony Romo making NFL QB money as an analyst. 3 year deal worth 17 million dollars a season…will CBS make 17 million dollars more…
Introducing The Sens Nation Podcast: E1 from Feb 25th, Please Subscribe at SensNationPodcast.com
Feb 29 • 47 min
The Sens Nation Podcast is a new show from Team SWP - this one completely devoted to Sens talk. We’ll publish new episodes every Tuesday, then re-publish here on Saturdays for a couple of weeks just to help get the ball rolling. It has its own feed so, if…
231; A Magical Night for Bobby Ryan; Should the NHL Change the Emergency Backup Goalie Rules?
Feb 28 • 38 min
A Magical Night for Bobby Ryan; Should the NHL Change the Emergency Backup Goalie Rules. The Sens say they hope to make Mark Borowiecki a Senator for life. Blues defenceman Jay Bouwmeester talks for the first time since his heart attack during an NHL game.
230: Islanders Coach Says The Picks They Gave Up For Pageau Are Nothing; Villains Make Sports Better
Feb 27 • 35 min
Islanders Coach Says The Picks They Gave Up For Pageau Are “Nothing” Villains Make Sports Better Rival golf league to the PGA? Muzzin out: How many more injuries can the Leafs absorb? Deontay Wilder blames knockout loss to Tyson Fury on the ridiculous…
229: Joe Thornton Openly Grumbling in San Jose That He WASN’T Traded? Junk Biting in Soccer
Feb 26 • 35 min
The Friendly Giant was an old CBC show we watched as kids and we have questions about him having a rooster living in a bag. This, of course, led to a discussion on vasectomies.
228: Pageau Dealt to NY Islanders on Deadline Day; 40th Anniversary of Miracle On Ice
Feb 25 • 45 min
JG Pageau Dealt to NY Islanders on Deadline Day; 40th Anniversary of Miracle On Ice
227: Leafs Lose to a 42 Year Old Zamboni Driver Who Works for Them; Rooting For Bobby Ryan
Feb 24 • 34 min
Leafs Lose to a 42 Year Old Zamboni Driver Who Works for Them. And it was glorious. Everyone’s rooting For Bobby Ryan in his comeback.
226: DeMelo Faces the Sens, The Time Jim Sneezed All Over Brett Hull
Feb 21 • 35 min
Sneezing Fits Practical Jokes Dylan DeMelo Faces the Sens Immediately Is There any NHL Interest in acquiring Dustin Byfuglien? Will the Astros go after the former pitcher who ratted them out? Steve Starts a New Sens Podcast
225: Whose Number Will the Sens Retire Next? Bianca Still Injured, We’re Suddenly Pole Vault Fans
Feb 20 • 33 min
Whose Number Will the Senators Retire Next? Bianca still injured, pulls out of next week’s event We’re Suddenly Canadian Pole Vault Fans
224: Sens Retire the Big Rig’s Number 4, Astros Deserve a Beating, Dumb Fights After Big Body Checks
Feb 19 • 29 min
Sens Retire the Big Rig’s Number 4 Sens score 7 on Buffalo with Mel Gibson as Eugene Melnyk’s guest Astros Deserve a Beating Dumb Fights After Big Body Checks A535 rub. Be Careful.
223: Jim Talks About His Dad and Huntington’s Disease, Claude Julien Gets Double the Fine Chara Got
Feb 18 • 45 min
Jim tells the tale of his dad and Huntington’s Disease and how his family wondered if they would be affected by this inherited brain disorder. Bruce Boudreau caught off guard by firing. Swing and a miss by former hockey night in Canada guy… Claude Julien…
222: Sens Shoot Down the Stars, PGA Star Tries to Hire Hooker, Tony Fernandez Passes Away at 57
Feb 17 • 35 min
Our show Presented by all insurance Ontario and RB Computing. Sens come up with a nice OT win vs Dallas, with way fewer Blue jerseys in the stands! Remembering Blue Jays shortstop Tony Fernandez who just passed away at age 57. - A PGA star gets busted in…
221: Your Advice for the Sens New CEO, Blue Jay Catcher Not Master of His Domain, Roenick Gets Fired
Feb 14 • 34 min
Your advice for the Sens New CEO The Houston Astros are in trouble. Roenick gets fired. Blue Jays catcher not “master of his domain.”
220: Why Did Paul Maurice Get a Multi-Year Deal? Strip Joints, Steve’s Favourite Leafs Parody Song
Feb 12 • 38 min
Paul Maurice is back as Winnipeg jets coach…a multi-year extension. Sedin twins numbers retire by the Canucks A scary incident with the st Lous blues Monday night… Antonio Brown finally throwing around long overdue apologies….funny how guys change when…
219: Who’s Been the Sens MVP This Season? McDavid Out 3 Weeks, Scary Bouwmeester Incident
Feb 12 • 38 min
Who is the Sens MVP this season? Can the oilers survive Connor McDavid being out for 2-3 weeks. Raptors go for their 16th win a row The NHL shoots down Olympic rumours like an Ovechkin one-timer. They’re not even close. Scary Bouwmeester incident.
218: Josh Norris is Going Off in the AHL; So What’s Your View of the Erik Karlsson Deal Now?
Feb 11 • 32 min
today on the show… NHL at the Olympics… Josh Norris is thriving as a rookie in the AHL….so we’re re-visiting the Erik Karlsson deal in our web poll A CFL team was going to get rid of its cheerleaders..but they’ve changed their minds due to a mini backlash…
217: WTF? We Don’t Hate the XFL? Canada’s Nick Taylor Wins the Pebble Beach Pro-Am, Pre-Oscars Talk
Feb 10 • 34 min
Nick Taylor win the Pebble Breach Pro-Am. First Canadian to win wire to wire in 60 years. Taylor becomes the 7th Canadian with multiple wins on the PGA Tour. Find out who the others are. What we love and what we hated from the long-awaited XFL reboot XFL.…
216: We Tell the Sens What to Do With Every Free Agent, Jim is Going to the Gym - But Still Smoking
Feb 7 • 49 min
We Tell the Sens What to Do With Every Free Agent, Jim is Going to the Gym - But Still Smoking. Gord Downie’s birthday: We ask about your favourite Downie or Hip memory.
215: Can Bobby Ryan Now Make a Comeback? Pete Rose Tries Again, Jimbotron Performs Amateur Vasectomy
Feb 6 • 33 min
Bobby Ryan returns from the NHLPA Assistance Program to resume full practice with the Sens. Can he make a comeback or is a buyout looming this summer? What is the point of NHL Players publicly calling out teammates for poor performance? Pete Rose wants to…
214: Everyone Loves the Drake (At Least They Do Now), Don’t Joke on a Plane You Have the Coronavirus
Feb 5 • 42 min
The Sens fall to Anaheim. Speaking of Ducks, love the Drake. Drake Batherson - is he in the NHL to stay and what will his role and impact be in Ottawa Is it too soon to suggest Pat Mahomes could be the next Tom Brady? Some jerk on a plane stands up and,…
213: Sens Play by Play Man Dean Brown Joins Us, Celebrities Who Sat During Super Bowl Anthem
Feb 4 • 49 min
Sens play by play man Dean Brown joins us, with a discussion on the Ottawa Senators as they head to the deadline. We’ll pick the brain of an NFL fan from Ottawa who was at the 50 yard line for super bowl. Jim is annoyed that Jay-Z and Beyonce didn’t stand…
212: Is Sens Centre Colin White Going to Turn it Around Soon? KC Wins the Super Bowl
Feb 3 • 37 min
KC wins the Super Bowl in comeback fashion. Shakira and J-Lo shake their booty at halftime…a lot. The Battle of Alberta continues to shine and we’ve got a plan to bring out more of these rivalries. Will Colin White turn it around soon or is he Curtis…
211: Yzerman Wants to Party with Ovi, We Need More Kassian-Tkachuk Feuds, KC Will Win Super Bowl
Jan 31 • 34 min
Web Poll today: It’s a super common take these days that fighting will one day disappear from the NHL. Why do you think that statement is true? Or why do you think that statement is false? Alex Ovechkin is in Ottawa to face the Sens, just after passing…
210: What Could the Sens Expect to Get Back in a JG Pageau Trade? Coach K Blows up at His Own Fans
Jan 30 • 35 min
What will happen with JG Pageau? If they have to trade him, what kind of a return would you be satisfied with? Rafael Nadal is out in the quarterfinals at the Australian Open. We kick around some fun memories of our childhood. Coach K goes sideways on his…
209: Are You Worried About the Senators’ Current Attendance or Not?
Jan 29 • 36 min
Are You Worried About the Senators’ Current Attendance or Not? We read your tweets from our web poll. Milos Raonic is out. And another moment of random hoopla from the old show.
208: Awful Media Coverage of Kobe’s Death, Wayne Gretzky Cheering for Ovi to Break His Record?
Jan 28 • 37 min
As more details come out on the crash that killed 9 people, including Kobe Bryant, we tee off on the shameless media coverage. Wayne Gretzky is rooting for Ovechkin to break his NHL career goals record. The guys should be better at speaking french. But…
207: The Tragic Deaths of Kobe Bryant & His Daughter; NHL All-Star Weekend; Milos Raonic
Jan 27 • 40 min
Today we discuss the tragic helicopter crash that claimed the lives of 9 people, including NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter. We also get into the NHL all-star weekend. Milos Raonic wins again at the Australian Open and Tiger Woods gets a really bad…
206: Brady Tkachuk Gets an All Star Nod, Marc Methot Says “He’s Probably Done Playing Hockey”
Jan 24 • 39 min
Sens winger Brady Tkachuk is going to the all-star game. Former Sens’ defenceman Marc Methot sounds like he’s calling it a career, Eli Manning retires - is he a Hall of Famer? Gritty - the Flyers’ famous mascot, is being investigated for assault Antonio…
205: Larry Walker is Named to the Hall of Fame, Monty Python Loses Another Member
Jan 23 • 36 min
Another Montreal Expo gets into the Hall of Fame and, just as awesome, he’ll be just the second Canadian to grace the halls of Cooperstown. Australia is trying to celebrate one of THEIR sports legends but she’s not making it easy for them. The Sens have 2…
204: Angry Dad Jumps into High School Wrestling Match, Will Tiger Get to the Olympics?
Jan 22 • 47 min
A high school wrestler’s dad goes bonkers over a dangerous situation and attacks his kid’s opponent during the match. A major character on the Simpsons is getting a new voice, prompting a discussion about political correctness. Tiger Woods wants the…
203: Our Mid-Season Inspection of the Senators Rebuild, Brady Tkachuk is a Gem
Jan 21 • 40 min
Coming up…We touch on NFL championship Sunday…We poll the masses for their review of the first half fo the Sens season…Brady Tkachuk is a great player but might be an even better kid off the ice…A little golf and Brooke Henderson almost opens the year…
202: Mark Stone Contract: Great For Vegas or a Disaster? Odell Beckham is Out Here Slapping Cop Ass
Jan 17 • 60 min
Re-visiting the Mark Stone contract: He’s 27.8 yrs old, in year 1 of an 8 year deal with an avg annual value of $9.5 million. He’s 25th in NHL scoring. What this a great signing by Vegas, not bad, or one they’ll regret? LSU wins the national championship…
201: Gallant Fired in Vegas, Gallagher Concussion, Ottawa Beer Leaguer Wins $700K Lawsuit
Jan 16 • 55 min
Snake eyes for Gerard Gallant in Vegas. As he gets ready to coach at the all-star game in a few days, he’s been fired by the Golden Knights. Pete de Boer is in. Did Brendan Gallagher return too soon from a concussion? An Ottawa beer league hockey player…
200: Brad Marchand’s Shootout Blooper, Kassian vs Tkachuk, Titans Coach Plans a Late Season Cut
Jan 15 • 47 min
Brad Marchand with one of the greatest NHL bloopers you’ll ever see. Not may fans are feeling sorry for him. Our poll deals with that. Remembering some of the most embarrassing NHL moments. Zack Kassian’s 2 game suspension after he’d had enough of Matthew…
199: Hard Justice for Astros, Women at All-Star Game, What Movie Wins Oscar? Destroying Gas Stations
Jan 13 • 44 min
Jimmy has had it with the icy cold weather where he is. The boys swap stories of destruction at gas stations in Ottawa and Sudbury. Now that’s how you penalize a team so it won’t happen again! You almost won’t believe how hard MLB hit the Houston Astros…
198: Senators New CEO, Anderson’s Future, NFL Playoffs, Gwyneth Paltrow’s Scented Candles
Jan 13 • 59 min
The Tennessee Titans are the story of the NFL. To go into hostile territory and defeat the super bowl champs last week. Then this week destroy the NFL’s number one seed, also on the road, who are these guys and what have they done with the real Tennessee…
197: Remembering our Radio Days; We’re Giddy for the NFL Playoffs; Cricket Ball in the Crotch
Jan 10 • 44 min
Remembering our radio days, completely shocked we were never fired for something we said. Gambling our faces off for this weekend’s NFL Playoffs Should you still get suspended for an illegal hit if someone beats you up badly for it? Cricket guy gets the…
196: Larry David Has Hot NY Rangers Takes, If You Could Only Keep One Sens’ Centreman, Who is It?
Jan 9 • 37 min
We examine who is the most valuable centreman in the Ottawa Senators organization right now. That’s our web poll today. Larry David makes a fun appearance on the NY Rangers broadcast this week. And he was pretty pretty pretty good. Justin Williams decides…
195: Sens Lose Their Fifth in a Row, The Weird New XFL Rules, Russia Thought They WON?
Jan 8 • 41 min
Sens lose their fifth in a row and fall to 30th place. The universe is unfolding as expected. We take calls from our Members-Only Hotline. Is Connor McDavid the most skilled player you’ve ever seen? if not, who is? That’s our web poll today. How Russian…
194: The Connor McDavid Goal Against the Leafs; Our Idea for a Crucial New Piece of Hockey Gear
Jan 7 • 50 min
Connor McDavid takes Toronto’s breath away with an incredible goal. Nashville fires head coach Peter Laviolette. Dallas is firing head coaches like crazy. Why the Olympics needs the NHL. What’s next for Bill Belichick and Tom Brady? We’re pretty pumped…
193: Canada Wins World Junior Hockey Gold; NFL Wild Card Weekend
Jan 6 • 40 min
Canada wins world junior hockey gold. A brave performance by captain Barrett Hayton. Canada rallies from a 3-1 third period deficit to defeat Russia. Somehow, a TSN Camera may be the MVP of the final. Jim’s reading a new book about Scotty Bowman, written…
192: Hockey Parents Shouldn’t Mistake Winning for Development; Our Epic NFL Playoff Gambling Battle
Jan 3 • 52 min
Corey Perry’s being a goof. The Super Bowl odds are out - Jim and I will now engage in an epic NFL gambling battle. Listen to hear who we’ve got this weekend. Canada is assured of a spot in the medal round. Golf season is back already - not that it really…
191: Jeremy Roenick’s Suspension from NBC; We’re Done with NHL Outdoor and Bowl Games
Jan 2 • 40 min
Jeremy Roenick jokes that he wants some sexy time with co-workers? Was NBC right to suspend him for that? What Jeremy might have said if he’d seen Pierre Maguire enjoying a footlong pogo during the game. Favourite sports moments of the past decade. But…
190: Tortorella Snaps on the Refs; Duclair an All-Star; Habs-Soviets New Year’s Eve Classic Turns 45
Dec 31, 2019 • 38 min
John Tortorella Snaps on the Referees and the NHL calls his comments unacceptable and unprofessional. Anthony Duclair will play for yet another hockey team. The NHL Atlantic division All-star team. The Habs-Soviets New Year’s Eve Classic Turns 45 - often…
189: After Beatdown by Russia, Was Team Canada’s Captain a Sore Loser? NFL Playoffs are Set
Dec 30, 2019 • 48 min
Canada is known for its politeness…but maybe not so much in the sport of hockey….and we had what some are calling a pretty large breach of etiquette at the world junior hockey championship after we got run over by Russia 6-0. The New England Patriots had…
188: If Given the Chance, It Seems Very Few Sens Fans Would Want to Re-Acquire Erik Karlsson
Dec 24, 2019 • 44 min
After this one, we’re nervously taking our first real holiday from the podcast. We hope you have an awesome Christmas! Jim tells us today about his family’s weird secret Santa rules - it involved stealing and making children cry. Plus est Sports moments…
187: Why is Ottawa Working Out So Well for Anthony Duclair? Eddie Murphy Returns to SNL
Dec 23, 2019 • 61 min
1:25 Jim Endures the Worst Version of “Secret Santa” ever 5:46 We’re both massive Jim Carey fans 10:00 Steve finally picks a TV show that Jim likes - The Morning Show 13:33 Eddie Murphy was unbelievable on Saturday Night Live on the weekend 19:03 A great…
186: Are the Sens Better off Without Duchene and Turris? Memorable Christmas Gifts, 80’s Islanders
Dec 20, 2019 • 60 min
0:00 Our award winning Christmas carol: Christmas is Here. 2:26: Memorable Christmas gifts we’ve given and received, as kids and adults, both good and bad 22:10 Family photos suddenly mean a lot 28:50 The Senators take down Nashville 29:50 Web Poll:…
185: Thomas Chabot Played HOW Many Minutes?? NHL Athlete of the Decade; We’re Big in Switzerland
Dec 19, 2019 • 41 min
We’ve cracked the top 100 podcasts listened to in Switzerland. Thomas Chabot with over 37 minutes of ice time??? Chabot missed snapping the previous regular season time-on-ice record held by Dennis Wideman — then of the Calgary Flames — by just 10…
184: What Favourite Player Do You Regard as “The One That Got Away?” Taylor Hall Traded
Dec 18, 2019 • 53 min
0:00 Our “whatever” today is about technology and how Jim and I want to create our own apps. 17:46 THE TAYLOR HALL TRADE 22:19 Our After 4 years, the SD Chargers allowed Drew Brees to leave in free agency, turning to Phillip Rivers. When it comes to YOUR…
183: Wild Stuff Jim Did with the 1980’s Edmonton Oilers, Epic Stories Steve Hasn’t Even Heard Before
Dec 17, 2019 • 51 min
0:54 Steve admits to a pretty moronic technical screw up 1:14. After a shaky university career, how Jim scammed his way into getting a job with Molson and looking after the Edmonton Oilers 9:32 One absolutely crazy night on the town with Mark Messier and…
182: Anthony Duclair’s Revenge Weekend and What Are the Sens Plans for Him? Tiger Leads USA to Win
Dec 16, 2019 • 54 min
1:44 Phone chargers magically disappearing at Jim’s place 5:37 Jim wants to murder his pal who walked off with something crucial of his, then jumped on a plane with it. 12:51 What are the Ottawa Senators’ plans for pending free agent Anthony Duclair after…
181: Why are Habs Fans so Ticked off at Brady Tkachuk? MLB Makes Weed Legal; Jim’s Crazy Golf Trips
Dec 13, 2019 • 56 min
1:16 Christmas is too commercial, Charlie Brown 3:47 Dream golf trips that turned into nightmares 11:47 Did Brady Tkachuk intentionally steal a special Habs’ game puck? 16:04 Toronto has zero hard feelings toward Kawhi Leonard 25:03 Ron Francis explains…
180: Sens lose in OT in Montreal, Pete de Boer fired, NHL not in a hurry to help women’s pro hockey
Dec 12, 2019 • 44 min
0:26 Shout out to our top Patreon members: Our project managers: Henry Bakker, Josh and Morgan, Canadian Moose, LT, and Michael Pearson. Thanks as well to Markus Von b, Jon Stewart, Matthew from Blackburn hamlet, Chris McGahey, Mike Fetterley, Dan Roots,…
179: Dallas Stars Fire Head Coach for Being Unprofessional?? Sens’ Most Impressive Win
Dec 11, 2019 • 45 min
1:18 Those stupid little confusing surcharges when paying your bills 8:12 The firing of Jim Montgomery – for unprofessional conduct??? 14:28 NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announces a zero-tolerance policy for abusive behaviour 20:42 New England Patriots…
178: What More Does Drake Batherson Have to Do? Russia Banned Again at Olympics and FIFA World Cup
Dec 10, 2019 • 54 min
Bianca is Canada’s athlete of the year. Russia is banned again. Not just from the next Olympics but from all global sports for the next 4 years - Olympics, World Cup. Day one on the job for the Redblacks new head coach Paul LaPolice who meets the media…
177: Is Patrick Reed a Cheater? Did Brady Tkachuk Cross the Line? Redblacks Hire a New Coach
Dec 9, 2019 • 48 min
A guy gets busted for cheating because of his fit bit. What did Patrick Reed do that has golf fans upset? Should Brady Tkachuk really have been fined for his cross check? The Redblacks hire new coach.
176: Erik Brannstrom is Sent Down; Miracle On Ice Star Mark Pavelich in Bad Shape
Dec 6, 2019 • 54 min
NHL coaches will soon have to adhere to a written Code of Conduct. Bill Belichick’s son sounds exactly like him….or doing an impression of him. Will Brannstrom become a superstar someday? Mark Pavelich has CTE symptoms and wasn’t fit to stand trial for…
175: Erik Brannstrom’s Future - Is there Superstar Potential There Someday? Kadri Back in Toronto
Dec 5, 2019 • 55 min
Would the NBA really replay part of a game because the referees made a mistake? They’ve done it before. Nazem Kadri returns to Toronto and is naturally asked about Mike Babcock. Ken Holland was Babcocks’ GM in Detroit. He was asked about Babcock. Our web…
174: Borowiecki Stops a Robbery in Vancouver and Tells the Tale; More Players Calling out Coaches
Dec 4, 2019 • 51 min
Mark Borowiecki thwarts a thief who breaks into a car on the streets of Vancouver and tells the tale - this guy is a great storyteller. Find out which players are now coming forward to call out NHL coaches Mike Babcock and Marc Crawford for their past…
173: Chris Chelios Buries Mike Babcock, Redblacks Head Coach Signs with BC, Jim’s Brother is Nuts
Dec 3, 2019 • 50 min
Chris Chelios Buries Mike Babcock, Redblacks Head Coach Signs with BC, Jim’s Brother is Nuts. Jim is terrible at all trivia.
172: What WE Thought of the Movie, “The Irishman,” Brad Marchand gives it to NHL Concussion Spotters
Dec 2, 2019 • 33 min
What we thought of Scorsese’s new mobster movie, “The Irishman.” Brad Marchand griping about concussion protocol? A decent chance Ravens-49ers will meet again in the Super Bowl.
171: Ex-Ottawa Senator Doesn’t Believe Bill Peters is Racist; What’s Ottawa’s Best Sports Bar
Nov 29, 2019 • 52 min
On today’s show there’s more coming in every minute about the potential firing of Calgary head coach Bill Peters. Evander Kane weighs in and says don’t lump Mike Babcock in with this. A former Senator says he doesn’t believe Peters is a racist. The former…
170: Sens Scoring Dries Up vs Boston, Bill Peters Accusations Expand, Should Sens Re-sign Boro?
Nov 28, 2019 • 54 min
Today, the Bill Peters accusations expand and these new ones are backed up by Carolina head coach Rod Brind’Amour. Daniel Carcillo calls out the Sutters for abusive coaching. Will the Sens re-sign Marc Borowiecki…The guy’s leadership cannot be questioned…
169: The Bill Peters Allegations - Hard to Imagine Him Not Being Fired
Nov 27, 2019 • 47 min
It’s Jim’s birthday. He’s officially a geezer. We also get into the Bill Peters story and the allegations of racist comments to one of his players ten years ago. What the hell has gotten into hockey coaches lately?
168: Ottawa Senators Win Streak Ends, Marner on Babcock’s Tactics, NHL Punishment Needs to Fit Crime
Nov 26, 2019 • 49 min
Sens 3 game streak ends in Columbus. Mitch Marner reacts to Mike Babcock hanging him out to dry as a rookie. The NBA may experiment with an in-season tournament, separate from the regular season…might the NHL try that someday? No one likes the Robert…
167: Winnipeg wins the Grey Cup; Duclair meets Tortorella; Bortuzzo Suspension is a Joke
Nov 25, 2019 • 57 min
Winnipeg tramples Hamilton to win the Grey Cup, ending their 29-year drought; Keith Urban was awesome in the half time show but what’s with that TSN interview? Remember John Tortorella’s rip job on Anthony Duclair? He buried the guy! Now Duclair faces…
166: Steve Interviews Ottawa Senators Forward Scott Sabourin
Nov 23, 2019 • 22 min
A week before the injury in Boston, Steve sat down with Scott Sabourin to find out a little bit more about the kid from Orleans who finally got to the NHL this season.
165: Babcock Firing; The Sens are Playing Well and Some Fans Hate It; Charles Barkley in Hot Water
Nov 22, 2019 • 43 min
Mike Babcock is done in Toronto…. Swiping Wayne Scanlan’s headline are the sens too good for their own good Charles Barkley in hot water for a bad comment he made off off the record…However, the woman complaining about his comment has some skeletons in…
164: Blue Team Elimination Watch; Babcock Fired; Sens win in MTL; Bobby Ryan Reaches Out For Help
Nov 21, 2019 • 52 min
An epic Blue Team Elimination, first of the season. It HAD to happen as the Leafs fire head coach Mike Babcock. The Sens win in Montreal. Bobby Ryan seeks out help from the NHL/NHLPA assistance program
163: SENS HAVE WON 5 OF 7, NHL SPITTING INCIDENT, THE BABCLOCK IS TICKING, NEW PUCK-TRACKING TECH
Nov 20, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 53 min
E66 - SENATORS TRADE CODY CECI, SENS ACQUIRE MANY LEAFS (UGH), WEIRD FASTBALL JARGON by Sports. Fun. Daily.
E65 - WARNE V WARREN ON HOW SENS TOP PROSPECTS ARE LOOKING, JIM SAVES THE LIFE OF A CFL LEGEND
Jun 28, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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…