Episodes
Justin Bourne joins the show to discuss the chippiness in Sunday's Leafs-Jets game, Nick Ritchie's lack of production, and Michael Bunting being a bargain (0:35). To wrap up, 3DownNation's Justin Dunk chats about the Argos' future in the CFL, and the Ticats hosting the Bombers at Tim Hortons Field for the 108th Grey Cup (30:13). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any...
Published 12/06/21
Elliotte Friedman stops by to give his thoughts on Rasmus Sandin's injury after a knee-on-knee collision with Neal Pionk, whether Jason Spezza could be facing supplemental discipline after going at Pionk, why the Leafs are being so careful with Mitch Marner, teams releasing injury info close to game time, whether Justin Holl is on the trade market, and whether the Leafs may possibly look at moving Petr Mrázek at the deadline for a cheaper backup option (0:53). Next, the morning show crew...
Published 12/06/21
Published 12/06/21
The group recaps the Raptors' 102-90 win over the Wizards, how Toronto's defence has looked as of late, and Pascal Siakam's dominant performance in the win (0:41). Next, Ross Tucker gives his thoughts on the Ravens' failed two-point attempt vs. the Steelers, which up-and-down team he thinks can make some noise in the playoffs, and tonight's Bills-Patriots game (24:37). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the...
Published 12/06/21
JD, Ailish and Blake chat about the Leafs' 6-3 loss to the Jets, the team's overall performance during this weekend's back-to-back, and line juggling with Mitch Marner sidelined (1:04). Next, it's Ailish's A-List which includes the weekend in F1, Pascal Siakam getting good luck from his niece, the most popular pet names over this past year, and more (37:36). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of...
Published 12/06/21
Sportsnet’s Anthony Stewart joins JD, Blake and Ailish to discuss the Maple Leafs’ improved defensive structure this season and Jack Campbell’s early case for the Vezina (0:21). Blue Jays pitcher Nate Pearson checks in to chat about his off-season, working his way back from injury, his potential role in 2022, and his relationship with Alek Manoah (27:21). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers...
Published 12/03/21
Blake Murphy answers your questions in our inaugural Raptors mailbag! Afterwards, Kris Abbott, National Brand Manager for Coolbet, joins the crew to share his favourite picks for Week 13 in the NFL (32:31). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 12/03/21
NFL on CBS analyst Charles Davis checks in from Cincinnati to chat about Sunday’s Chargers-Bengals game, the Cowboys’ win over the Saints on Thursday, Taysom Hill’s ceiling as a starting quarterback, and Monday night’s big matchup between the Bills and Patriots in the AFC East (0:22). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 12/03/21
JD, Blake and Ailish discuss Giannis Antetokoumpo resting on Thursday night against the Raptors, Fred VanVleet’s standout performance in Toronto’s win, and his chances of being an All-Star this season. Ailish also details her experience attending the game at Scotiabank Arena. Later, Ailish presents her daily edition of the “A-List.” The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or...
Published 12/03/21
Colby Armstrong, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, joins JD, Blake and Ailish to discuss Jack Campbell’s emergence as one of the top goaltenders in the NHL, Ondrej Kase’s absence from the lineup, and Connor McDavid’s historical greatness (1:17). Blue Jays pitcher Ross Stripling checks in to chat about his off-season, his experience working with Pete Walker, and his relationship with long-time teammate Hyun-Jin Ryu (26:12). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are...
Published 12/02/21
Nick Kypreos, co-host of Real Kyper and Bourne, joins the show to discuss the Maple Leafs’ recent hot streak, the potential cost of extending Jack Campbell, assessing the team’s blue line depth, and Nazem Kadri’s success in Colorado. Later, the crew discusses their betting outcomes from Wednesday and share their favourite picks for Thursday's sports slate. The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers...
Published 12/02/21
JD, Blake and Ailish discuss their current confidence level in the Maple Leafs, the team’s improved two-way play this season, and head to the text line to gauge the tenor of Leafs Nation. Jeff Blair, co-host of Blair and Barker, stops by to chat about the MLB lockout and the Blue Jays’ moves ahead of the now-expired CBA (30:30). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any...
Published 12/02/21
JD, Blake and Ailish share their thoughts on the Maple Leafs’ dominant 8-3 win over the Avalanche - including Auston Matthews netting a hat trick - as Toronto makes their case for being the best team in the NHL. Later, Ailish presents her daily edition of the “A-List.” The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 12/02/21
Ben Ennis, co-host of The FAN Drive Time, joins the show to discuss the impending expiration of the MLB CBA, Kevin Gausman’s long-term fit in the Jays’ rotation, and some of the big-money deals being handed out around baseball (00:58). WWE Champion Big E stops by to chat about his support for the Raptors, his unique path through WWE, and being a part of the New Day alongside Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods (29:52). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and...
Published 12/01/21
Steve Dangle, co-host of The Steve Dangle Podcast, checks in to chat about the Maple Leafs’ recent hot streak, the tenor of Leafs Nation since last year’s playoff exit, Nazem Kadri’s torrid start to the season with Colorado, and Brendan Lemieux being assessed a five-game suspension for biting Brady Tkachuk (0:56). Later, JD, Blake and Ailish break down their bets from last night and present their favourite wagers for today’s slate of games around sports. The views and opinions expressed in...
Published 12/01/21
Sportsnet’s Shi Davidi joins the show to discuss the Blue Jays’ chances of landing Freddie Freeman in free agency, the team’s thought process in signing Kevin Gausman before Robbie Ray reached his decision, and how the Blue Jays can address their existing infield vacancies (00:36). Then, the crew weighs in on Pascal Siakam’s lack of assertiveness against the Grizzlies, his inconsistent usage on the offensive end of the floor, and Fred VanVleet’s struggles as a playmaker. The views and...
Published 12/01/21
JD, Blake and Ailish share their thoughts on the Raptors’ loss to the Grizzlies on Tuesday, Toronto’s current injury woes, and the Blue Jays’ reported interest in Freddie Freeman. Later, Ailish shares a fun story about playing against Connor McDavid in a charity game and presents her daily edition of the A-List. The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 12/01/21
David Samson, former MLB executive and host of the Nothing Personal podcast, shares his thoughts on the influx of big-ticket contracts being handed out this off-season and the Blue Jays’ signing of Kevin Gausman (0:20). The team closes out the show by responding to additional texts from listeners (28:45). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 11/30/21
Trey Wingo, host of the Half-Forgotten History podcast, weighs in on the turmoil in Seattle, Russell Wilson’s struggles since returning from his finger injury, and the current frontrunners for MVP(1:09). Later in the hour, the team discusses some of their favourite bets for tonight’s NBA slate and bad beats over the past few days(29:30). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media...
Published 11/30/21
MLB Network Insider Jon Morosi joins JD, Blake and Ailish to discuss Robbie Ray’s deal with the Mariners, what comes next for the Blue Jays, and their reported interest in free agent Chris Taylor(1:08). Then, the crew takes your texts on a variety of topics, including the Jays off-season, the Seahawks’ regression in 2021, and Tiger Woods’ interview with Golf Digest.(28:39) The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the...
Published 11/30/21
JD, Blake and Ailish discuss Robbie Ray signing with the Seattle Mariners and how his deal compares to Kevin Gausman’s agreement with the Blue Jays (1:30). Later, Ailish presents her daily edition of the “A-List.”(39:39) The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 11/30/21
Sportsnet’s Justin Bourne checks in to discuss Jack Campbell’s consistency this season, the Leafs’ 4-0 road trip, and Auston Matthews’ recent play(0:01). Caleb Joseph, former Blue Jay and current free agent catcher, discusses his experience being teammates with Kevin Gausman in Baltimore, his evolution as a pitcher, and his fit with the Blue Jays (28:29). The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers...
Published 11/29/21
Ross Tucker, former NFL offensive lineman and host of The Ross Tucker Football Podcast, weighs in on Baker Mayfield’s ceiling as the Browns’ starting quarterback, the Rams’ three-game losing streak, and Matt Stafford’s play so far this season (1:11). Later, Chris Mannix, senior writer for Sports Illustrated and co-host of The Crossover podcast, joins JD, Blake and Ailish to discuss Goran Dragic taking a personal leave of absence from the Raptors, John Wall’s tenuous situation in Houston, and...
Published 11/29/21
Sportsnet’s Ben Nicholson-Smith joins the show to discuss the Blue Jays’ acquisition of Kevin Gausman, the departure of Marcus Semien, and potential trade targets to improve the infield (00:38). Frank Seravalli, NHL Insider and President of Hockey Content for DailyFaceoff.com, stops by to chat about the Montreal Canadiens’ front office turnover, Marc Bergevin’s tenure with the Habs, Ondrej Kase’s injury status, and Brendan Lemeuix allegedly biting Brady Tkachuk (30:56). The views and...
Published 11/29/21
JD, Blake and Ailish share their thoughts on the Blue Jays signing Kevin Gausman, the team’s chances of retaining Robbie Ray, and Marcus Semien reportedly joining the Texas Rangers. Later, the team discusses the Maple Leafs’ dominant 5-1 win over the Ducks and Ailish presents her daily edition of the “A-List.” The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliate.
Published 11/29/21