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The Jeff Blair Show
Leafs can't take any chances with Auston Matthews
Originally aired November 10 2017
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The Jeff Blair Show
James Wilder Jr. on heading to the 105th Grey Cup
November 20 2017
The Argos RB joins Jeff Blair & Ashley Docking to discuss what his dad (ex-Bucs RB) had to say after his performance in the East Final, going to the championship game despite having a management team in place only days before training camp, and what the club must do to beat the Stamps.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 20 - 10am
November 20 2017
Raptors broadcaster Eric Smith on young Raptors having a significant hand in fueling team's success; At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on the Jays needing to make 40-man roster decisions & the latest re: Shohei Ohtani.
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Raptors showing they're more than just DeRozan & Lowry
November 20 2017
Raptors broadcaster Eric Smith shares his takes regarding Pascal Siakam's impressive play on the defensive side lately, Dwane Casey playing his youth more, what OG Anunoby's success means for Norman Powell, and how DeMar DeRozan & Kyle Lowry have adapted to the team's culture change, which young Raptor would be the most attractive trade chip, and if the Celtics are as good as their record.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 20 - 9am
November 20 2017
NHL Alumni Association head Glenn Healy on Mike Babcock's line juggling Saturday, Toronto's turnaround since 'salutegate,' painful times for Habs; Listeners on biggest difference with current Leafs & the 'salutegate' squad.
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Despite success, Maple Leafs are still figuring their way
November 20 2017
NHL insider Glenn Healy shares his thoughts on Mike Babcock's significant line juggling Saturday, the rough shape the Canadiens are in, the 3-year anniversary of "salute-gate," the success Toronto found without Auston Matthews, & Josh Leivo signing a 1-year extension.
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Jeff Blair: The Leafs have gotten rid of that Brian Burke-Dave Nonis taste
November 20 2017
It's been three years since "salute-gate," and the Maple Leafs have gone from being a disliked crew with little hope of success to one that garners excitement and high expectations that isn't out of the realm of reality.
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Lance Stroll on his rookie season: "I've enjoyed the ride."
November 17 2017
Canadian Formula 1 driver Lance Stroll joins Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt to reflect on his rookie season, and discuss the highlights, what he's learned, what it was like hitting "rock bottom" early on, and how he blocks out all of the distractions.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 17 - 11am
November 17 2017
FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman joins Blair and Brunt to discuss the latest roadblock in Shohei Otani's road to the majors; NY Post's Marc Berman previews tonight's Knicks/Raptors match-up; F1 driver Lance Stroll on his rookie season so far.
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Otani to MLB on hold- for now
November 17 2017
FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman joins Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt to discuss the latest roadblock in Shohei Otani's road to the majors, why the MLBPA is objecting the new posting system, who the Marlins are shopping, whether or not Dee Gordon would fit in with the Blue Jays, and Derek Jeter's role with the Miami.
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Sean McDermott isn't afraid to make bold moves
November 17 2017
Bills radio analyst Mark Kelso joins Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt to give his thoughts on the quarterback situation in Buffalo, Sean McDermott's decisiveness, how the decision will play out in the locker room, the kind of teammate Tyrod Taylor is, whether or not Taylor is a legitimate NFL quarterback, what Nathan Peterman brings to the table, and what the Bills' defence needs to do against the Chargers.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 17 - 10am
November 17 2017
Miami Herlad's Clark Spencer on Giancarlo Stanton's NL MVP win, trade rumours, and the Marlins' future; Mark Kelso, Buffalo Bills radio analyst, on QB situation in Buffalo.
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Jeff Marek on Gordon Lightfoot, Frederik Andersen, and scoring droughts
November 17 2017
The Sportsnet NHL analyst joins Jeff Blair to reflect on Gordon Lightfoot (on the Canadian's singers 78th birthday), and discuss what he learned about the Leafs during Auston Matthews' absence, how common scoring droughts are, and how goaltenders can make or break a team.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 17- 9am
November 17 2017
Sportsnet's Jeff Marek on what we learned about the Leafs during the absence of Auston Matthews, importance of goaltending, scoring droughts; Blair takes your Leafs calls!
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Jeff Blair: We've learned a lot about the Auston Matthews-less Leafs
November 17 2017
Jeff Blair believes we've learned a lot of good things about the Maple Leafs during Auston Matthews' absence -including just how important Frederik Andersen is to the team's success.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 16 - 11am
November 16 2017
CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie on building up attendance in Toronto, importance of Riders, possible all west Grey Cup; Braves GM Alex Anthopoulos on his new role, having to deal with significant penalties for the faults of his predecessor.
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Alex Anthopoulos: Highly unlikely we move our prospects
November 16 2017
The GM of the Braves discusses joining a franchise that was once the gold standard in MLB, the big pull factor that drew him from the Dodgers, the state of this team vs. when he took over as GM for the Blue Jays, and having to deal with significant penalties for the rules broken by his predecessor.
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Throwing some questions at the CFL commissioner ahead of the Division Finals
November 16 2017
Randy Ambrosie chats with Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about the importance of the Roughriders to the league, the job Jim Popp & Marc Trestman did rebuilding the Argonauts in one season, the attendance issue in Toronto, possibility of a West vs. West Grey Cup, getting rid of the divisions, and getting bigger names to come north.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 16 - 10am
November 16 2017
Singer/Songwriter Tom Wilson promotes his book 'Beautiful Scars: Steeltown Secrets, Mohawk Skywalkers and the Road Home;' We may have a West-West CFL Final.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 16 - 9am
November 16 2017
TVA Sports' Renaud Lavoie on how close Leafs are to trading for defensive help, Morgan Rielly's offence, Carey Price's health; The Athletic's Ian Thomsen on the Knicks looking good & Celtics looking great.
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The Knicks are actually looking good, and the Celtics look great
November 16 2017
The Athletic's Ian Thomsen weighs in on the Knicks once again being relevant, Tim Hardway Jr. making his contract look very attractive, the ceiling for the Celtics, Jayson Tatum's great rookie campaign thus far, and Joel Embiid's shooting style.
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When will Lou Lamoriello pick up that trade phone?
November 16 2017
TVA Sports' Renaud Lavoie touches on how close the Maple Leafs are to making a deal for defensive help, which player will likely swap jerseys, Morgan Rielly collecting points, how the Canadiens should be handling Victor Mete, and the questions surrounding Carey Price's health status.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 15 - 11am
November 15 2017
Leafs Nation's Gord Stellick on Auston Matthews back on the practice ice, Nikita Soshnikov being called up, Leafs' trade deadline plans, play of Morgan Rielly & Jake Gardiner; Tim & Sid's Sid Seixeiro on his new kicks; Listener calls.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 15 - 10am
November 15 2017
At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith from the MLB GM meetings in Florida; Sportsnet hockey columnist Mark Spector on the Oilers having a breakout game vs. the Golden Knights, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' solid season thus far, Sidney Crosby hitting a dry patch.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 15 - 9am
November 15 2017
SN NBA columnist Michael Grange on playing time for OG Anunoby, how C. J. Miles is being used; 3DownNation.com's Drew Edwards on the Argos-Riders Eastern Final.
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No clear favourite when Roughriders face Argonauts for ticket to Grey Cup
November 15 2017
3DownNation.com's Drew Edwards chats with Jeff Blair & Sheri Forde about Kevin Glenn looking for his first championship, when it all came together for the Roughriders, Ricky Ray continuing to put up impressive numbers, the future for the Argos pivot, if the league is rooting for one team over the other, whether there are signs the CFL brand has improved in Toronto, and if Saskatchewan can become the first crossover team to make the Grey Cup final.
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OG Anunoby checking off a lot of boxes for the Toronto Raptors
November 15 2017
SN NBA columnist Michael Grange touches on the likelihood of more minutes for OG Anunoby and the impressive ball movement by Dwane Casey's side in the win over the Rockets.
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Jeff Blair: So much to enjoy in Raptors win over Rockets
November 15 2017
The Raptors' victory over the Rockets Tuesday night gave us plenty to smile about, including that it was a team effort that one can see being employed for the long run.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 14 - 11am
November 14 2017
Houston Chronicle's Jonathan Feigen on the Rockets ahead of tonight's clash vs. the Raptors; Daniel Milstein, agent for Nikita Soshnikov, on his client's status with the Maple Leafs.
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Nikita Soshnikov's agent: I trust in Lou to do what's right
November 14 2017
Jeff Blair & Sheri Forde have a discussion with Daniel Milstein regarding whether he thought his client's KHL clause may have caused some issues with Maple Leafs' management, finding playing time for the forward in the NHL, and Soshnikov's focus with the Marlies.
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Italy's failure didn't come out of the blue
November 14 2017
Sportsnet's chief soccer reporter John Molinaro discusses what impact failing to make the World Cup has on the citizens of Italy, who people are pointing their fingers at, if a restructuring in the system is required, whether FIFA should reexamine the qualification process, and the sad farewell for Gianluigi Buffon's international career.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 14 - 10am
November 14 2017
SN MLB columnist Shi Davidi on Blue Jays' interest in Shohei Otani; SN chief soccer reporter John Molinaro on Italy failing to make the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
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Raptors doing OK with ball movement, but show troubling signs on defence
November 14 2017
Jeff Blair & Sheri Forde ring up Raptors broadcaster Paul Jones for his takes concerning Dwane Casey getting his new offensive system in place, C. J. Miles finding his fit with the team, improvements the squad requires, the challenge of controlling James Harden, and expectations for tonight's Raptors-Rockets clash.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 14 - 9am
November 14 2017
SN Sr. hockey writer Chris Johnston on Lou Lamoriello's plans for Nikita Soshnikov, Morgan Rielly's offence, Jake Gardiner regressing; Raptors broadcaster Paul Jones on team's offensive scheme, CJ Miles adapting to club, expectations for tonight's Raptors
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Nikita Soshnikov's time as a Maple Leaf nearing an end?
November 14 2017
Sportsnet's Sr. hockey writer Chris Johnston joins Jeff Blair & Sheri Forde to provide his thoughts on Lou Lamoriello's plans for winger Nikita Soshnikov, the offensive ceiling for defenceman Morgan Rielly, and why Jake Gardiner has taken a step back.
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Anthopoulos accepts the challenge of returning Atlanta to competitiveness
November 13 2017
Jeff Blair & Sheri Forde place a call to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O’Brien to discuss the Braves' decision to hire former Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos to the same post with their organisation.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 13 - 11am
November 13 2017
The Associated Press' John Wawrow on the Bills getting crushed by the Saints; Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O'Brien on Alex Anthopoulos joining the Braves as their GM.
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U Sports CEO on the legal hoops of the 2017 Loney Bowl
November 13 2017
Graham Brown talks to Jeff Blair & Sheri Forde about the Atlantic university football championship game between Saint Mary’s & Acadia being back on after a ruling from a Nova Scotia judge. The game was originally cancelled by Atlantic University Sport over the eligibility issue with a Saint Mary’s player, and the title was awarded to Acadia.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 13 - 10am
November 13 2017
Raptors TV voice Matt Devlin on team's last second loss to streaking Celtics; SN's Arash Madani on Italy possibly not qualifying for FIFA World Cup; U Sports CEO Graham Brown on the legal hoops of the 2017 Loney Bowl.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 13 - 9am
November 13 2017
NHL Alumni Association head Glenn Healy on Leafs winning without Auston Matthews, the Nikita Soshnikov situation; Listeners on Leafs seemingly back on track.
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These Maple Leafs' possess a confidence that hasn't been in Toronto for years
November 13 2017
NHL insider Glenn Healy shares his takes on Mitch Marner's solid play over the weekend, the Maple Leafs winning without Auston Matthews, the mentality Mike Babcock's squad has this season, the offensive ceiling for Morgan Rielly, Curtis McElhinney bouncing back vs. the Bruins, and how the Nikita Soshnikov situation may play out.
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Jeff Blair: Anthopoulos making news again
November 13 2017
Baseball's offseason gets serious once the GM moves are made, and the first big one features a name Blue Jays fans are very much familiar with.
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The Jeff Blair Show -November 10 - 11am
November 10 2017
From 2014: Milt Schmidt discusses the decision to pause his career and join the military; Kaillie Humphries joins to discuss her World Cup win yesterday; Trevor Letowski, head coach- Windsor Spitfires/Team OHL, joins to talk Canada/Russia series.
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Kaillie Humphries: I believe in myself and my abilities
November 10 2017
Bobsledder Kaillie Humphries joins the Blair Show to reflect on her Olympic career, and discuss yesterday's win at the World Cup bobsled season-opening race, how her preparation has changed over the years, how she's getting ready for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, and the confidence she has in herself and her teammates.
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Milt Schmidt on pausing career to join Canadian military
November 10 2017
From 2014: Hockey Hall of Fame player/coach/GM & WWII veteran Milt Schmidt joined Jeff Blair to discuss his decision to pause his hockey career to join the Ottawa RCAF in 1942.
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The Jeff Blair Show - November 10- 10am
November 10 2017
Raptors TV analyst Leo Rautins joins Jeff and Matt to discuss R.J. Barrett's imminent college decison, and the Raptors' play so far this season; The New York Post's Brian Costello joins the show from some Jets talk!
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