Category Archives: Bench Life Fantasy Drafts

The Shootaround Episode 51 – The Best Sounds in Sports Draft

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 This episode gets a little contentious as the podcast backs draft commissioner Tom into a corner based on interpretation of his rules. (9:25) Masters talk(19:35) Tom discusses tennis(29:50) Foligno traded to the Leafs(39:40) The Best Sounds in Sports Draft

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Sunday Shootaround Episode 20 – Fictional Athlete Fantasy Draft + Toronto’s Fictional Playoff Hopes

This week we draft fictional athletes from movies and tv. But the main attraction is the clash ahead of Game 5 of Maple Leafs vs Blue Jackets. Noted Blue Jackets fan Ben holds his ground as Blake and I see Toronto’s playoff aspirations evaporate. Tune in for some pre-game thoughts as well as a live post-game reaction. Here’s a look

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Fantasy Draft: Mario Football

Mario has conquered most sports. Go-karting, baseball, soccer, tennis, golf, the Olympics, ghost hunting etc. One unexplored frontier seems to be football, so we decided to tackle the market deficiency and draft our own football teams using only Super Mario characters. The guidelines were that you have to draft a quarterback, running back, wide receiver, tight end, defensive back and

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