Skip and Josh countdown their favorite Canadian baseball players. Canada has a long history with the game of baseball and has produced many outstanding players including some MVPs and hall of famers. Also in this episode: The slap that got an MLB player suspended, the World Hockey Championship and sports on streaming services plus listener mail.
Skip and Josh countdown their favorite Canadian bands and singers, and as usual their tastes in music are quite diverse which makes for some very different lists. Also in this episode: More bad stats and why wasn’t Josh invited to the epic battle of the Josh’s?
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Skip and Josh countdown their favorite teams to have ever represented Canada in International hockey. Their lists cover the teams from the Olympics, Canada Cup, World Juniors, etc… Also in this episode: The NHL is about to start, the World Juniors just ended and Josh discovers NFL Red Zone.
In this episode: Virginia wins the NCAA Basketball Championship, reactions to One Shining Moment, an interesting discussion on the sports broadcasting landscape in Canada, tanking for high draft picks, the Raptors playoff outlook, women’s hockey and the NHL playoffs so far. Also Josh tells us what he really thinks about the Masters, Tiger Woods and Game of Thrones. Recorded April 14, 2019.
Recorded Jan 6, 2018. In this episode Skip and Josh recap the World Junior Hockey Championships: Team Canada’s performance, the attendance and the ridiculous goal song.
In the NHL the guys look at the state of the Habs and Leafs and Josh gives his theory on expansion teams.
In the NFL its wild card week end. Who will advance to the next round of the playoffs? The big story about the dissension within the Patriots organization broke this week, what effect will that have on the Pats chances for another title? There’s also some listener mail which came at the exact right time.
Recorded Nov 4, 2017. This is part two of the epic podcast crossover event with Matt Sanderson and Phil Primeau from the Semi Intellectual Musings Podcast.
In Part one on their show (https://thesim.podbean.com/) we mused for about 90 minutes about out the passing of Gord Downie, and shared great memories and stories about the Tragically hip.
In Part two on our show we dive into Politics and Sports. Are we spots snobs? Will Kaepernick ever get signed? Anthems, kneeling, law suits, collusion, mobile QBs, distractions and some other protests in sports history. We also discuss youth sports in Canada and how Matt’s newborn daughter will play third base for the Jays one day.