Author Archives: Thomas Waind

The Jersey Blog Week 12

Twelve weeks in and I haven’t subbed myself out yet. If you want in on the blog, 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 PlacePaul Pierce Boston Celtics Mid-2000’s Alternate Jersey Given the his Instagram live on the weekend, I thought

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The Shootaround Episode 50 – The Big Five O

Link to Apple Podcasts:¬†https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 3:20) Tom addresses the Inclusion Initiative’s Instagram snub(10:22) We look back on the 1 year anniversary of the pod with help from listener Jack(21:46) March Madness(38:56) MLB Opening Day Weekend AKA the Jays are a wagon(52:28) Crosby vs. Ovie(1:04:54) NHL Trade Deadline

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The Jersey Blog Week 11

Back at it again. If you want in on the blog, 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 PlaceUniversity of Michigan Wolverines Basketball Jersey Michigan fans are understandably down bad after that Elite Eight so I won’t pile on. I actually

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The Shootaround Episode 49 – Class is in Session + The Pod’s One Year Anniversary

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 (6:20) March Madness(15:45) Tom teaches a lecture on the NBA CBA and the Toronto Raptors trade deadline moves(25:08) The NBA contenders’ outlooks post-trade deadline(39:23) NFL announces 17 game schedule(44:59) Baseball?(48:29) Hypothetical: would you rather be tackled by Aaron Donald, take a Randy Johnson fastball to the rib cage or take a punch straight to the face

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The Jersey Blog Week 10

Really contemplated hanging up the old jersey blogging spurs after getting grilled last week for my ranking abilities/ability to spot an obviously fake jersey. If you want a taste of what I went through, be sure to check out this week’s podcast. But after some soul searching… The show goes on. I actually appreciate the accountability. While I admit I

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The Shootaround Episode 48 – Cameron Krutwig and the Airing of Grievances

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 (4:40) March Madness(25:05) I confront Adam for trying to bail on the pod(32:05) Adam confronts me for my Week 9 Jersey Blog rankings(49:32) NFL Free Agency(59:10) Hypothetical: How many of the 6 Michael Bay Transformer movies could you watch continuously and uninterrupted with $1 million per movie on the line? You can quit between movies and

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The Bench Life Bracket Challenge is Back

As discussed on our latest edition of The Shootaround Podcast, we’re bringing back our March Madness Bracket Challenge! $20 Entry fee. We’re going to run it through ESPN. To enter please DM us through our Instagram account (@bench_life_sports) or on Twitter (@benchlifesports) so we can send a link, share the password of the challenge and set up an etransfer. Whoever

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The Shootaround Episode 47 – The Class Droppers Enter the Ring for Trivia Round 10

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 (0:00) Drew Brees, Cam Newton, Jersey Blog, Cam’s Betting Slump, March Madness (35:00) Trivia Round 10: The Washington Generals vs. The Class Droppers Trivia Categories-Boston Bruins-Marine Biology-Classic Rock-OHL Alumni-March Madness Winners

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THE JERSEY BLOG WEEK 8

Welcome on back to another edition of the Jersey Blog. Eight weeks strong. Let’s see how much coal this train has still has left in the engine. If you want in on the blog, 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

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