Tag Archives: Bench Talk

The Shootaround Episode 54 – “”I’m Back” – Michael Jordan” – Blake Stepien

(0:10) Welcome back Blake(8:30) Updated the fight card for the Bench Life Boxing main card(16:05) NFL Draft(34:25) Autograph talk(39:40) Adam debates becoming a Guelph Storm Tracker(45:40) Mighty Ducks TV Show Talk(53:59) We let Blake loose with some Jays talk(1:16:30) Start, Bench, CutThe Hangover, Superbad, Step BrothersRemember the Titans, Rudy, The Blind SideTwitter, Tik Tok, InstagramMcDonalds, Burger King, Wendy’s Link to

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The Shootaround Episode 52 – Waind vs. Burgess in the Boxing Ring: Who wins?

3:40) Tom apologizes to Cameron for last week’s episode(9:40) No tennis talk due to Doug Ford’s lockdown(12:20) Haircut talk(20:30) NHL news(36:15) Blue Jays update(38:20) Should the MLB move to 7 inning games?(46:04) Ben Askren vs Jake Paul + setting up the Bench Talk headline fights(59:12) New segment: Drafting NHL starting sixes based on the random team you’re given

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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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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 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 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 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 Shootaround Episode 45 – Who’s the Face of the NHL? Tom Almost Yells About the Blue Jays + Hypotheticals

Link to Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/bench-talk-radio/id1505632446#episodeGuid=6ba3b0e0-534b-46aa-bd20-04038215fb42 2:10 Blake give’s his thoughts on last week’s “Video Game Fantasy Draft”14:00 We debate “Who’s the face of the NHL?” which leads into a discussion on, “who are the most marketable athletes on the planet?”39:30 Blue Jays talk leaves me almost yelling at Blake59:30 Hypotheticals such as: “Would you rather have every song you listen to

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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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