The Jeff Blair Show

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The Jeff Blair Show
Ben Cherington: Impressed with Blue Jays' front office patience & discipline
Originally aired February 17 2017
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Setting up Raptors-Bucks Game 5 with Paul Jones
April 24 2017
Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt reach out to the Raptors radio broadcaster for his takes on why the team's fans should be optimistic for tonight, Dwane Casey's use of Norman Powell & how Jason Kidd may respond, and concerns regarding the bench.
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Joe Bowen: Leafs fans in for a lot of good hockey for the next little while
April 24 2017
The radio voice of the Maple Leafs shares his thoughts regarding how the tone surrounding the team has changed both within the city & outside, the tight series vs. the Capitals, and expectations for next season.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 24 - 9am
April 24 2017
Glenn Healy comes on to talk about the Leafs loss to the Capitals and the future of the team. Then Jeff and Stephen take calls on the Leafs.
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After going nose-to-nose with the best, do Leafs get aggresive in off-season?
April 24 2017
NHL insider Glenn Healy discusses the Leafs' reinvigorated fan base, whether the club's success & promise can attract more free agents, how the Capitals beat Toronto, the postseason performances from Mitch Marner & William Nylander, the off-season plan for Lou Lamoriello, and what now for the Canadiens.
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Jeff Blair: Maple Leafs are ready to compete again
April 24 2017
The Maple Leafs' performance against the Capitals and all season long showed that winning hockey in Toronto is no longer a dream for the far-off future.
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Glenn Healy: Expect Washington to be at their best tonight
April 21 2017
The NHL insider shares his takes on the lack of an impact the goaltenders in the Leafs-Capitals series have made, early signs in Game 5 that would bode well for Toronto, what happened to the Blackhawks, and who gets his vote for the Calder Memorial Trophy.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 21 - 10am
April 21 2017
Michael Grange joins the show to discuss what happened to the Raptors in game 3 vs. the Bucks. Then Glenn Healy comes on to talk about the Leafs/Capitals game 5.
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Not doing the basics meant it got real ugly real fast for the Raptors
April 21 2017
SN NBA columnist Michael Grange joins Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt to provide some explanation regarding what went wrong in the team's blowout loss to the Bucks in Game 3 of their first round series. The trio also discuss the possible fallout from an early exit.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 21 - 9am
April 21 2017
Felix Potvin joined the show to talk about goal-tending in the Maple Leaf Capitals series. Jeff Marek, Host of NHL on Sportsnet joined the show, are the Blackhawks done? Could this be the beginning of the end to their great post season runs?
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Felix Potvin: Braden Holtby doesn't seem very confident
April 21 2017
The ex-NHL netminder shares his insights on the goaltending performance in the Leafs-Capitals series, the extra pressure goalies face in the postseason, the play of the 2016-17 Leafs, Frederik Andersen's fit with the club, and what he looks for in a goalie.
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Jeff Blair: Leafs should look to Oilers on how to respond to Game 4 loss
April 21 2017
The Leafs weren't demolished like the Oilers were in their respective Game 4s, but if the Leafs want to head back to Toronto up 3-2, they need to follow Edmonton's Game 5 blueprint.
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Raptors can't afford another game featuring mental lapses
April 20 2017
Raptors broadcaster Eric Smith talks to The Jeff Blair Show about the atmosphere in Milwaukee ahead of Raptors-Bucks Game 3, what Toronto must do to prevent another sloppy defensive performance, and the club's penchant for making things tougher for themselves.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 20 - 10am
April 20 2017
Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports joins the show and after a run in with the police, they discuss the Leafs loss in Game 4 and the Sabres cleaning house; Eric Smith also previews Game 3 of Raptors/Bucks.
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Lavoie takes one for the team
April 20 2017
NHL insider Renaud Lavoie gets pulled over by the police while talking about the Stanley Cup Playoffs with Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt.
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Renaud Lavoie thinks Jack Eichel may had something to do with Sabres cleaning house
April 20 2017
After being stopped for a traffic infraction, the TVA Sports' analyst provides his thoughts on the Leafs' chances of upsetting the Capitals, the Sabres firing their coach & GM, and the expected fallout in Calgary after the Flames got swept.
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Maple Leafs keeping pace with Capitals as they head back to D.C.
April 20 2017
SN Sr. hockey writer Chris Johnston provides his thoughts on the Maple Leafs' Game 4 loss to the Capitals, how the team can rebound, and why Mike Babcock's side may still advance.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 20 - 9am
April 20 2017
Chris Johnston, Sportsnet's Insider joined Blair & Brunt to go over last nights game between Washington and Toronto. what the Leafs could have done differently to get a W? The two also took Leaf calls about who's got the edge going into game 5?
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Jeff Blair: Leafs aren't happy just to be in playoffs
April 20 2017
Toronto may have lost Game 4, but the team's comeback attempt has shown how far the Leafs have progressed, and why the Capitals are still ripe to be victims of an upset.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 19 - 10am
April 19 2017
Dan Shulman comes on the show to discuss the Jays' continued slum and what they can do to get out of it. Then Ottawa Sun columnist, Don Brennan joins the show to talk Sens vs. Bruins and Bobby Ryan.
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Toronto Blue Jays keep digging that hole
April 19 2017
The Jeff Blair Show places a call to ESPN/SN's Dan Shulman for his thoughts on yet another loss by the Jays, what positives can be taken from it, how the clubhouse may be dealing with the awful start, what John Gibbons can do, Jose Bautista's plate problems, and concerns with the rotation.
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Capitals may be down in series, but not in spirit
April 19 2017
Capitals' radio voice Joe Beninati talks about Alexander Ovechkin being expected to see more ice time tonight, the state of mind for the heavy favourites, and the trouble the defence is having with the Leafs' speed.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 19 - 9am
April 19 2017
Matt Devlin joined Brunt & Blair to talk about last nights win with the Raptors defeating the Bucks 106-100. Also, Joe Beninati play-by-play voice of the Capitals joined the show to preview tonight's game 4 with Washington & Toronto.
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Raptors need to escape the long reach of the Bucks
April 19 2017
Raptors TV voice Matt Devlin shares his thoughts regarding concerns with the team thus far in the Bucks series, the importance of the outside game, the need for players to be versatile, and Kyle Lowry's bounce-back performance.
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Jeff Blair: Raptors don't look like the favourites
April 19 2017
The Raptors may have won Game 2, but it's the Bucks who are heading to Milwaukee feeling a whole lot better about their chances to advance.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 18, 2017 - 10am
April 18 2017
Bucks beat writer Charles Gardner sets up Game 2 tonight against the Raptors; Scott Oake and Nick Kypreos reflect on the Leaf's big overtime win last night against the Capitals.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 18, 2017 - 10am
April 18 2017
Bucks Beat Writer, Charles Gardner, joins the show and talks about Game 2 tonight between the Raptors and Bucks. Scott Oake and Nick Kypreos also join the show to reflect on the Leaf's big overtime win last night against the Capitals.
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Capitals are not rising to the challenge . . . yet again
April 18 2017
NHL on SN's Scott Oake chats to Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about his intermission interview with T. J. Oshie, the Presidents' Trophy winners having trouble with a club full of rookies & sophomores, the job Barry Trotz has done in the series, the calmness surrounding the Leafs, and how the Alberta teams have been performing.
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Setting up Raptors vs. Bucks Game 2 from a Milwaukee POV
April 18 2017
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel's Charles Gardner discusses the Bucks' decision to fly back to Wisconsin between Games 1 & 2, the talent that is Giannis Antetokounmpo, Greg Monroe's contributions off the bench, and the impact of coach Jason Kidd.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 18 - 9am
April 18 2017
Leafs radio colour analyst Jim Raplh joins Blair to discuss the Leafs Game 3 OT win over the Caps; Brunt and Blair debate whether the playoff success should speed up the Shannahan blueprint.
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Jeff Blair: Maple Leafs taking fans on one extended great trip
April 18 2017
Maybe we should stop being surprised with what Mike Babcock's side can do, and maybe the Capitals should have sent out a search team for Alexander Ovechkin in the third period & OT.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 17, 2017 - 10am
April 17 2017
Alvin Williams, joins the show during the first half of the hour to reflect on the Raptor's game 1 loss and looks ahead to game 2. Pat Tabler joins the show in the second half of the hour to talk about the Blue Jay's early season struggles.
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Blue Jays need to stop thinking & let natural talent take over at the plate
April 17 2017
Blue Jays' TV analyst Pat Tabler provides his insights on who should fill in for J. A. Happ on the roster, if Mat Latos still has Big League talent, positives from an overly poor weekend, and Jose Bautista's problems with his bat.
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Alvin Williams: Raptors need to make Bucks pay physically
April 17 2017
The Raptors Central analyst compares the Raptors' Game 1 loss to the Bucks vs. the Game 1 defeat to the Pacers last year, shares his thoughts on what's needed to bounce back for Game 2, talks about the vulnerable-looking Cavaliers, and discusses if Jason Kidd has Dwane Casey figured out.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 17, 2017 - 9am
April 17 2017
Michael Traikos, joins the show to talk about how the Leafs may have given the Capitals a reason to doubt, among other playoff story lines. Blair and Brunt take calls in the second half of the hour to continue the Leaf's conversation.
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Fast & Loose Leafs can increase Capitals' self-doubt tonight
April 17 2017
Postmedia's Michael Traikos talks to The Jeff Blair Show about the development of Morgan Rielly, Nikita Zaitsev's playing status, if the Leafs can defeat the Capitals with a thin blueline, the Wild on the brink of elimination, & the Flames' inexplicable inability to win in Anaheim.
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Jeff Blair: Leafs may not have a #1 D, but Rielly's filling in pretty nicely
April 17 2017
A lot of the talk this season has been on the Maple Leafs' young core up front, but fostering the growth of Morgan Rielly this season has been one of Mike Babcock's most underrated performances.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 14 - 10am
April 14 2017
Raptors' assistant coach, Rex Kalamian comes on to talk about their first round series against the Bucks, then Jonah Keri joins the show to discuss the Jays' continuing struggles.
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Jonah Keri: These old Blue Jays can still be a playoff contender
April 14 2017
The SI/CBS Sports MLB writer attempts to explain why the Blue Jays have a 1-8 record, what has to be done to right the ship, and at what point a slow start translates into a bad season.
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Setting up the Raptors-Bucks series with Rex Kalamian
April 14 2017
The Raptors assistant coach discusses what issues the Bucks present to his club, game planning for Giannis Antetokounmpo, why the Raps have struggled in the playoffs with lower seeds, the lack of playing time Kyle Lowry had with Serge Ibaka & P. J. Tucker, how Ibaka & Tucker help them in the postseason, Jason Kidd's development as a coach, and what he expects to see from the Cavaliers.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 14, 2017 - 9am
April 14 2017
Chris Johnston, joins the show to reflect on the Leaf's overtime loss to the Capitals and looks ahead to the rest of the series. Leaf's talk continues into the second half of the hour when Blair and Brunt take phone calls.
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Can Mike Babcock squeeze more out of his Leafs for Game 2?
April 14 2017
Sr. SN hockey writer Chris Johnston provides his thoughts on what might happen in Game 2, Mike Babcock's job in getting the team prepped, Morgan Rielly's performance, whether Nikita Zaitsev may play in the series, if anything can be done to free up Auston Matthews, and reasons for optimism with the other Canadian teams.
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Jeff Blair: Leafs didn't look like a heavy underdog in Game 1
April 14 2017
They coughed up the lead and continued their OT woes, but the young Maple Leafs did enough to make you think maybe they can return to Toronto with a split.
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The Jeff Blair Show - April 13 - 10am
April 13 2017
Brad Gushue & Rachel Homan discuss their respective perfect runs at the World Curling Championships; Toronto Mayor John Tory on busy sports schedule in the city with 2 playoff teams & Jays; Recapping the first night of the Stanley Cup Playoffs with TVA Sp
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John Tory happy to deal with problems postseason brings
April 13 2017
The mayor of Toronto shares his views about how winning sports teams help the city, the logistics of handling downtown crowds for two playoff runs plus the Blue Jays, concerns with disorderly conduct, and the possibility of being one of the host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
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Recapping the first night of the Stanley Cup Playoffs with Renaud Lavoie
April 13 2017
The TVA Sports' hockey analyst discusses the unlikely heroes from Wednesday night, a key contest the Canadiens lost, why he doesn't think Henrik Lundqvist will continue his Game 1 performance, a tough lesson learned by the Oilers, and how the Leafs can beat the Capitals.
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