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||CleanJuly 16: France wins, Djokovic wins, Blue Jays are 'enjoying' the break||George Rusic and Sheri Forde are in for Ben and JD today, and give their own thoughts on the World Cup Final (2:39) before Sportsnet's Craig Forrest joins to weigh in on the tournament (11:43); Shi Davidi is in Washington for the MLB All-Star Game, and||7/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 13: Anderson tops Isner in Wimbledon semi-final marathon||George Rusic and Ashley Docking are in for a vacationing Ben and JD today! SN.ca's Arden Zwelling joins them to chats the Blue Jays' continuing four-game trip in Beantown (10:27); SN's Caroline Cameron pops in-studio to discuss Wimbledon and the forever||7/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 12: Kawhi Leonard to Raptors rumours gaining steam||Sportsnet NBA columnist Michael Grange on the possibility of the Raptors trading for Kawhi Leonard (9:51); At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on Blue Jays' prospect Danny Jansen, state of Jays' infield, who on Toronto is available to be moved (46:37);||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 11: Trying to do a show at a bar while watching ENG-CRO||BT Sport/ESPN's Ian Darke sets up the Croatia-England World Cup semifinal (12:05); ESPN's Brian Windhorst on the new look Lakers and why Kawhi Leonard being a Raptor isn't far-fetched (46:51); Sportsnet's James Sharman & Thomas Dobby on Croatia-England||7/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 10: Is there a Raptors-Spurs trade for Kawhi that makes sense?||Blue Jays radio broadcaster Mike Wilner discuss Vlad Guerrero Jr., JA Happ's trade value heading into the deadline, Ryan Borucki's future (13:49); Sportsnet 650's Dan Riccio on Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid for Juventus, World Cup semifinals pre||7/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 9: Alex Burrows goes from on the ice to behind the bench||Mark Feinsand, Executive Reporter for MLB.com, has the latest on the trade market as we get closer the non-waiver trade deadline (12:12); Alex Burrows on retiring from the NHL & coaching the Laval Rocket of the AHL, the Senators players' relationship wi||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 6: Joe Carter & Roberto Alomar come out of retirement! Well, sorta||Donnovan Bennett joins Ben and JD to look at the state of the Raptors heading into their Summer League start tonight, looking at Toronto's "Medium 3", what Nick Nurse will do differently, whether the team will be able to make any trades, and whether the||7/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 5: Maple Leafs fine with the defencemen they have?||Yahoo! Sports Chris Mannix on the Lakers & Kawhi Leonard (11:07); At The Letters' Arden Zwelling on what the Blue Jays could do at the trade deadline & off-season, previewing UFC 226 (46:06); Sportsnet.ca contributor Andrew Berkshire on the possible for||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 4: How could you not think of James Sharman during England-Colombia?||At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on what the Blue Jays can do to replace Marco Estrada, the trade value of the Blue Jays starting pitching, what Josh Donaldson could be worth to other teams (16:22); Maple Leafs defenceman Jordan Subban on being signe||7/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJuly 3: John Tavares made it a great Canada Day||Good Show's Leafs Analyst Justin Bourne breaks down how Kyle Dubas got Tavares signed, what the lineup may look like with JT in the mix, what he brings to the team, the level of excitement for Leafs fans, the potential of a young Leaf signing an offer s||7/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 29: Devante Smith-Pelly on staying a Cap, Stanley Cup win, OV, White House||Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly on re-signing with Capitals, Stanley Cup win, saying no to White House visit (8:40); Rowan Barrett, Assistant GM for Canada Basketball Senior Men's Program, on team's attempt to qualify for FIBA World Cup (30:03); SB||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 28: Will Leitch did not win Ben Stein's money||Former NHL forward Matthew Barnaby on his son joining the Maple Leafs development camp in Toronto, where John Tavares will likely end up, the possibility of the Maple Leafs trading William Nylander (13:01); The Lede's Stephen Brunt on what the Blue Jays||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 27: Can the Jays get anything for a hurt Josh Donaldson?||Short show today: Someone broke into the building and . . . slept? (1:05); FOX Sports/MLB Network's Jon Morosi on the decreasing value of Josh Donaldson, what Ross Atkins is looking to get, if Roberto Osuna will soon be shipped out of Toronto (12:37); R||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 26: Maple Leafs try to recruit John Tavares||Hockey Central's John Shannon on the John Tavares sweepstakes (13:15); Blue Jays radio voice Ben Wagner on the Blue Jays' outfield, pitcher Ryan Borucki making MLB debut (49:05); The Ringer's John Gonzalez on the 2018 NBA Awards (1:31:43); NHL on Sports||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 25: Kyle Dubas runs his first draft||The Athletic's Corey Pronmangives his thoughts on the Maple Leafs draft this past weekend (13:46); Sportsnet's Arden Zwelling looks at Kevin Pillar's disappointing season and how the Blue Jays should use him going forward, the call-up of pitcher Ryan Bo||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 22: One drafty day||Sportsnet NBA columnist Michael Grange on NBA Draft, lack of moves by Raptors, DeMar DeRozan possibly being moved (12:10); Previewing the NHL Draft with am Cosentino (50:20); At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on whether Jaime Garcia should be in the b||6/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 21: The Good, the Wylde, and the Dangle||Steve Dangle and Adam Wylde of "The Steve Dangle Podcast" join Ben & JD for a full hour Maple Leafs roundtable heading into the NHL draft tomorrow (1:14); Tate Frazier of The Ringer tries to figure out if a trade for the Toronto Raptors makes sense and||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 19: Maple Leafs need to step up their recruiting game||There were reports yesterday that the Maple Leafs were preparing a pitch video for John Tavares in case they get a meeting, and Ben & JD aren't sure it's the best idea (4:26); NHL on Sportsnet's Nick Kypreos discusses whether Toronto may get a chance to||6/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 18: Not a good weekend for the USGA||GolfChannel.com's Jay Coffin on Phil Mickelson's antics during the US Open, if Tiger Wood not having success is bad for golf, why the USGA still has work to do to rebuild its reputation (15:23); An attempt at World Cup talk with ESPNFC's Mark Donaldson||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 15: World Cup underway, Kawhi wants out, Marlies are champs||Ashley Docking is in for Ben Ennis today, and she and JD talk about the latest World Cup action before reacting to the Toronto Marlies Calder Cup win (2:31); Sportsnet's James Sharman explains exactly what kind of impact the 2026 World Cup will have on||6/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 14: World Cup begins, Raptors hire Nurse, Kalamian heads west||TFC Academy Head Coach/Sportsnet soccer analyst Danny Dichio on World Cup 2018 & 2026 (16:14); Former Raptors assistant coach Rex Kalamian on joining the Clippers, season that was in Toronto (33:03); Sporting News' Sean Deveney on how Raptors can improv||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 12: Raptors give Nick Nurse a promotion||Breaking news: Nick Nurse is the new head coach of the Toronto Raptors (5:45); Bleacher Report's Howard Beck on Raptors new coach, and his latest piece, which included NBA legends like Kobe Bryant weighing in on the legacy of LeBron James (13:22); At Th||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 11: Dwane Casey goes to Detroit, LeBron James goes to ???||ESPN NBA Front Office Insider Bobby Marks on Dwane Casey joining the Pistons, possible landing places for LeBron James, how Golden State's dominance affects the future of the NBA (13:58); Ben enrages JD with his analysis of this past weekend's UFC 225 (||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 8: Ovechkin's quest for the Cup is over||Ben and JD give their reactions to Washington's Stanley Cup victory (1:01) before hockey analyst Justin Bourne joins to go over Alex Ovechkin's joy of finally winning the Cup, the teams that the Capitals beat to get there, Marc-Andre Fleury's play in th||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 7: #ColangeloNeedsANewJob||Bryan Colangelo and the Philadelphia 76ers have parted ways after the scandal surrounding his potential secret Twitter accounts, and there is plenty of reaction/speculation to go around (5:27); Raptors radio broadcaster Paul Jones gives his thoughts on||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 6: Brendan Schaub gets to talk NBA!||Ex-NHL head coach Dan Bylsma takes a look at why the Capitals are finally finding success in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, his former player Marc-Andre Fleury's performance over the last few weeks (11:41); host of "The Fighter and the Kid" podcast and forme||6/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 5: Capitals have knocked the armour off the Golden Knights||Doug MacLean weighs in with his thoughts, saying he's not ready to count Vegas out, Washington will do anything to win for Ovechkin, Fleury needs his D to step up in front of him (13:32); Baseball Toronto's Keegan Matheson gives some details on the Blue||6/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 4: Chef Curry Cooks in Game Two||Ben and JD catch up after a weekend apart from each other (00:30); Dan Devine of Yahoo Sports looks at how the Warriors dominated the Cavaliers last night, Steph Curry's unprecedented 3-point shooting, whether Cleveland has a chance to come back, and MV||6/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 1: Who's more to blame, JR Smith or the refs?||The Action Network's Matt Moore discusses Game 1 of the NBA Finals (12:45); SN.ca's Andrew Berkshire chats the Stanley Cup Final heading to Washington for Games 3 and 4 (46:50); SN's James Sharman discusses TFC and the Champions League Final (1:14:05);||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMay 31: Low expectations for NBA Finals||Hockey Central's Daren Millard (5:30) & The Athletic's Justin Bourne (1:34:29) on Capitals winning Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final but likely losing Evgeny Kuznetsov; Previewing the NBA Finals with ESPN's Bobby Marks (48:12) & the Washington Post's Tim Bont||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Tim & Sid was better.
Walker is fine.
Andrew Walker is a perfectly good radio host, the show just isn't personally for me.
This little guy really does know his sports ! Great podcast ..