Author Archives: Thomas Waind

The Shootaround Episode 66 – The Three Man Weave gets the Spotlight

This week Cam, Ben and Tom weave some magic without Blake and Adam (2:05) New Segment: the Spotlightfeaturing Tate Martel, Aaron Rodgers and the country of Tonga(15:05) Olympic Talk – Canada’s medal count, USA basketball, most watchable Olympic events, ‘which pro athletes would be best in the decathalon?’(33:20) Blue Jays stumble to the trade deadline(43:35) NHL offseason in full swing(1:15:31)

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The Shootaround Episode 65 – NHL Expansion Draft, Late Night Glizzies and Orangutan Fights

(4:25) Toronto Blue Jays Hype Report(12:20) Seattle Kraken Expansion:-Carey Price-Boston’s protected list-Will CBus regret leaving Domi unprotected?-Kyle Dubas playing chess or checkers?-Is the expansion draft too easy?(47:25) Giannas is awesome(52:20) The Podcast’s Cottage Retreat(1:06:00) Hypothetical: Would you rather have to kill a chicken everytime you go into a car or have to fight an orangutan to the death with a

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The Shootaround Episode 64 – Chicks Dig the Long Ball

(4:00) MLB Home Run Derby(8:56) Shohei Ohtani is the face of baseball(18:13) Where the home run derby stacks up with other sports’ all-star competitions(25:30) Tom gave soccer a chance(34:45) A little NHL talk(43:50) Connor McGregor: Fighter or Promoter?(46:54) NBA Finals(50:22) Is Coors Light the worst beer?(54:46) Blake ropes us in with more baseball talk

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The Shootaround Episode 63 – Giannas, Stammer and the Diaper Boys

(6:37) NHL Stanley Cup(26:19) International sports: soccer, tennis and Canada basketball(45:15) NBA Finals are set(53:17) Toronto Blue Jays Hype Report(55:22) Joey Chestnut + Eating Contest Talk(1:08:48) We roll through the following “would you rather”s:Would you rather know when you die or how you die?Would you rather hit every red light ever, or have painfully slow internet when the sun goes

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The Shootaround Episode 62 – Pods Going Up… On A Tuesday

Due to other Sunday time commitments, the Shootaround Podcast is now a Tuesday podcast for the foreseeable future (2:40) NHL Playoffs(23:25) NBA Playoffs(33:49) Toughest sports to play in front of an away crowd(47:01) Toronto Raptors draft at fourth overall(58:31) Maybe the most positive Blue Jays Hype Report we’ve ever had(1:05:40) We power rank stuff in the following summer time categories:

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The Shootaround Episode 61 – The Rick Nash Episode

This week we’re a man short because Blake can’t make it to the pod. But the show goes on (2:36) The Blake-less Blue Jays Hype Report(14:59) Ball Hockey Talk(20:50) NHL Playoffs: Fleury, Price, wild ending to Game 4 of Isles v Lightning(35:55) Whats more entertaining: NHL v NBA Playoffs?(46:55) NBA Playoffs: Jazz are toast, Ben Simmons and KD v Giannas(1:03:56)

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The Jersey Blog Week 22

Sorry for being a day late on the blog! Sometimes life gets in the way of the keyboard life. Week 22 of the Khris Middleton of blogs. If you want in, be sure to DM pictures of your favourite jersey to one of the Bench Life Social accounts every Wednesday night. Jersey of the Week Submissions Fifth PlaceElton Brand Thrift

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The Shootaround Episode 60 – Early Morning Podcasting & The Childhood Nostalgia Draft

The five man unit get up at the crack of dawn and record the pod at 9:30 AM on Sunday. First half of the pod is for sports fans and the second half will take anyone down memory lane (7:17) NHL Playoffs(19:04) NBA Playoffs(27:07) MLB’s Spider Tack Controversy(39:10) Blue Jays Hype Report(40:59) We fantasy draft movies, tv shows, snacks, video

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The Jersey Blog Week 21

21 blogs in, The Jersey Blog is starting to get as consistent Timmy Duncan. If you want in, be sure to DM pictures of your favourite jersey to one of the Bench Life Social accounts every Wednesday night. Jersey of the Week Submissions Fifth PlaceMo Wagner Michigan Wolverines Mo Wagner was just a fun college player. The lanky German ripped

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