Category Archives: Podcasts

The Shootaround Episode 44 – The Fundamentals of Yelling + The Sports Video Game Draft

3:55 Tom’s tired of how the media/Twitter talks about the Maple Leafs22:43 McDavid v Matthews v MacKinnon (AKA “The Three Big M’s”)24:10 Crosby hits 1000 games27:21 “Best sports to casually watch” debate36:30 Unexpected Soccer Talk40:04 The Fundamentals of Yelling47:53 Sports Video Game Fantasy Draft Adam’s Draft Tom’s Draft Ben’s Draft Cameron’s Draft

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The Shootaround Episode 43 – Super Bowl Food Fantasy Draft 2.0

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 The fellas pay tribute to the first ever episode of the original Bench Life Podcast and draft Super Bowl food spreads ahead of the big game. Categories include:-Main course-Chip-Candy-Dip-Drink

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The Shootaround Episode 42 – On The Verge of Trivia Greatness

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 This week former Brock roommates, Blake and Adam, take on the Washington Generals in the midst of a 2 game trivia win streak. Who will come out of the match-up with the win? Categories:-Classic Rock-Last 10 Super Bowl MVPs-MLB Stadiums-Capitals Cities-Name that actor (2:57) Blake’s Take on the Blue Jays offseason(15:08) NFL (Matt Stafford turns down

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The Shootaround Episode 41 – Pack Your Bags Pierre-Luc Dubois + the Bills Have Stopped Circling the Wagons

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 A jam-packed episode full of news and events that are very relevant to the members of this podcast. No Blake or Zach so 6th man of the year, Adam, is once again on the airwaves. (1:34) Ben addresses Pierre-Luc Dubois(21:37) I remain optimistic about the Toronto Maple Leafs + other hockey news(32:45) George Springer is a

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The Shootaround Episode 40 – The Bills Circle the Wagon + The NHL Jersey Fantasy Draft

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 This week Adam joins the program with Ben, Cameron and I and we go Joe Rogan mode with one of their longer podcasts to date. First half of the episode breaking down the week’s sports news. Second half we do an NHL jersey deep-dive and fantasy draft the best sweaters that hockey has to offer. (4:32)

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The Shootaround Episode 39 – Welcome Back 2021 Edition

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 Ben, Blake, Cam and I kick off our first podcast of 2021 with all of the topics everyone is asking for: haircuts, New Years resolutions, Mantei Te’o, Quinton Byfield/Nik Antropov comparisons and much more. (3:50) NFL Wild Card Round(22:22) College Football(25:50) Blake’s thoughts on last weekend’s Eagles debacle(29:15) Best NFL coaching vacancy(35:35) Francisco Lindor trade(43:06)

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The Shootaround Episode 38 – Leaving 2020 in the Rearview Mirror

In our last Shootaround podcast of 2020 there is a lot of reflection on the year that was. First off we get our weekly sports talk out of the way before we remember some of the wild moments that defined 2020.  (1:42) College Football Talk(8:19) NFL Round-Up – Bills, Patriots, Cowboys, Carson Wentz, Raiders, Fantasy Football(33:16) Checking in on the

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The Shootaround Episode 34 – Tiger vs. Sam Snead

We kick off today’s podcast with Ben’s long-awaited hot-take: Tiger Woods is the most overrated athlete ever. I then debates the idea of relocated teams using brands of their old cities (ie. Colorado “Nordiques” and the Carolina “Whalers”) We also cover some NBA free agency, basketball lay-up line songs, bash Cameron for missing another episode, Trevor Bauer, Vladdy’s weight loss,

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