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The Jeff Blair Show
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Originally aired June 19 2017
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - October 23
October 23 2017
Jeff and Stephen are joined by Eric Smith to talk about the Raptors and Alex Anthopoulos to talk about the LA Dodgers in the World Series
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Alex Anthopoulos on his Dodgers going to the World Series
October 23 2017
The VP of Baseball Operations for the Dodgers provides his thoughts regarding making his first World Series, watching the ALCS, the amount of curveballs used this season, the improvements they made from 2016, and the addition of Yu Darvish.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 23 - 10am
October 23 2017
Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt are joined by Howard Bryant, columnist for ESPN Magazine to discuss african-americans playing in the MLB & Daryl Evans radio analyst for the L.A. Kings joins to discuss the Kings season thus far.
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Dave Roberts aims to join Cito Gaston in club with too few members
October 23 2017
ESPN Magazine columnist Howard Bryant talks to Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about Dave Roberts having the opportunity to being only the second black manager to win a World Series, the lack of black baseball players in MLB, and the Nationals' decision to fire Dusty Baker.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 23 - 9am
October 23 2017
Jeff Blair is joined by Glenn Healy to talk Leafs, and J.P. Morosi talks about the World Series.
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Astros & Dodgers showed all year they deserve to battle for WS crown
October 23 2017
MLB Network's Jon Morosi joins Jeff Blair to discuss the pitching we'll see in the World Series, Yankees performing above expectations, the Mets hiring Mickey Callaway as their next skipper, and Alex Cora now managing the Red Sox.
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If Maple Leafs want to go far, they need Mitch Marner to help carry the load
October 23 2017
NHL insider Glenn Healy provides his thoughts on the quality of the Senators, the Maple Leafs signing Roman Polak, the challenge the Kings present, and the key to get Mitch Marner going again.
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Jeff Blair: Leafs shouldn't need many more reality checks
October 23 2017
Of course the Maple Leafs are going to have some ugly games, but they're at a point where these types of games should be few and far between.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 20 - 11am
October 20 2017
Sportsnet 650 Canucks analyst Corey Hirsch joins Blair and Brunt to discuss the Canucks' rebuild; MLB Insider Jonah Keri on the postseason, and the Tigers' hiring of Ron Gardenhire.
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Hirsch: Canucks in no man's land right now
October 20 2017
Sportsnet 650 Canucks analyst Corey Hirsch tells The Jeff Blair Show that the Canucks are in a transition period right now, with players like the Sedins and Brock Boeser holding the fort until some current prospects are ready to play in the NHL.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 20 - 10am
October 20 2017
Blair and Stephen Brunt discuss the MLB postseason and the ALCS and with Yankees beat writer Pete Caldera; 98.5 The Sports Hub's Tony Massarotti joins the show to preview the Patriots' rematch with the Falcons on Sunday.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 20 - 9am
October 20 2017
Jeff is joined by Michael Grange to discuss what was learned from the Raptors' season opener; Plus, your Raptors calls.
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Hard to take much from Raptors season opener
October 20 2017
Sportsnet's Michael Grange tells Jeff Blair that we didn't learn much about the Raptors' new play-style during the season opener, because the Bulls never really tested it.
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C. J. Miles all set to introduce new Raptors offensive scheme
October 19 2017
The forward/guard joins Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt to discuss improving the team's 3-point game, what he's learned about DeMar DeRozan now that they're teammates, and having Dwane Casey as his bench boss.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 19, 2017 11am
October 19 2017
Jeff and Stephen talk mlb playoffs with Jon Paul Morosi and chat with Raptor CJ Miles
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Calgary more likely to enter Olympic bid with changes to process?
October 19 2017
Canadian Olympic Committee head Chris Overholt talks to Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about how the International Olympic Committee's new candidature process may affect Calgary's interest in bidding for the 2026 Games, the possibility of permanent rotating cities for the event, and the concept of joint bids.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 19, 2017 10am
October 19 2017
Jeff and Stephen talk the Canadians struggles with Renaud Lavoie and potential Olympics with Chris Overholt
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Montreal Canadiens & Edmonton Oilers can't be this bad. Right?
October 19 2017
Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt place a call to TVA Sports' Renaud Lavoie to get his assessment on why the Canadiens are sitting at the bottom of the NHL standings, and why the Oilers are not much better.
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Dress rehearsal over. Time for Raptors to enter the stage
October 19 2017
Raptors radio broadcaster Paul Jones weighs in on the team's attempts to increase its 3-point game, what he wants to see from the club, expectations for Norm Powell, how the Eastern Conference will likely play out, if this is the season the 76ers break out, and if Dwane Casey needs to significantly adjust his coaching.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 19, 2017 9am
October 19 2017
Jeff talks Leafs with TV commentator Bob McGill and Raptors with radio analyst Paul Jones
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Jeff Blair: Raptors started that winning feeling in Toronto
October 19 2017
After years of suffering in mediocrity/losing in the major sports leagues, Toronto is in the unfamiliar position of expecting (realistically) titles from their clubs - an expectation that began with Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan et al.
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Confidence building & building for Maple Leafs and their fans
October 19 2017
Leafs TV's Bob McGill chats with Jeff Blair about the team sitting atop the NHL early in the season, Auston Matthews' ability to create big plays, Mike Babcock getting to see a solid back-to-back performance, and Patrick Marleau still delivering.
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Ewan Currie: Gord Downie a poet in a blue collar
October 18 2017
The Sheepdogs' lead singer & guitarist shares his thoughts on Gord Downie the musician, the Tragically Hip's importance to the Canadian music scene, and what made that band resonate across the country.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 18 - 11am
October 18 2017
Hockey Night in Canada's Ron MacLean & The Sheepdogs' Ewan Currie reflect on the life of Gord Downie.
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Ron MacLean: Gord Downie had a wink in everything he did
October 18 2017
The Hockey Night in Canada host discusses Gord Downie's work to improve the quality of life for the First Nations, the person that he was, and how the Tragically Hip managed to stay together for so many years.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 18 - 10am
October 18 2017
CHL/NHL on Sportsnet's Jeff Marek on the passing of Gord Downie; Dublin Institute of Design's David Randell shares a story about his interaction with the late singer/songwriter.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 18 - 9am
October 18 2017
Rheostatics/Bidiniband's Dave Bidini & Blue Rodeo's Jim Cuddy reflect on the life of Gord Downie.
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Jim Cuddy: The Hip one of the bands that put Canada on the map
October 18 2017
The Blue Rodeo guitarist/singer talks to Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about the relationship he had with the late Gord Downie, and the Tragically Hip's frontman passion for hockey and his country.
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Dave Bidini: Gord Downie tilted the sports scene in Canada
October 18 2017
Dave Bidini of the Rheostatics and the Bidiniband joins Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt to share some stories about the late Tragically Hip frontman, and his ability to connect with Canadians from coast-to-coast.
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Jeff Blair on the passing of Gord Downie
October 18 2017
Jeff Blair discusses how Gord Downie & the Tragically Hip made their way into his life.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 17, 2017 11am
October 17 2017
Jeff and Stephen preview the NBA season with John Schuhmann and talk Calgary politics with Lori Williams
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Flames overplayed their hand in Calgary elections
October 17 2017
Lori Williams, Associate Professor of Political Science at Mount Royal University, joins Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt to discuss how Naheed Nenshi's re-election as Mayor of Calgary impacts the Flames' negotiations with the city for a new arena for the club.
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Forget Cavs-Warriors - there's plenty to get excited about for new NBA season
October 17 2017
NBA.com's John Schuhmann weighs in on an NBA season slated to begin with expectations that it will only lead to another Cavaliers-Warriors final, concerns when it comes to Cleveland, which team will give the Warriors the biggest test in the West, and expectations for the Celtics & Raptors.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 17, 2017 10am
October 17 2017
It is a baseball hour as Jeff and Stephen are joined by Buck Martinez and Eric Fisher to talk mlb
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Give Girardi his due for taking Yankees this far
October 17 2017
Buck Martinez, the play-by-play voice for the international feed of the World Series, chats with Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about CC Sabathia's great start in Game 3 of the ALCS, how the Yankees' rotation may be enough to earn a ticket to the WS, Joe Girardi's performance, the importance of Justin Verlander to the Astros, Joe Maddon's bullpen decision in NLCS Game 2, and catchers not looking good in October.
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Capitals still trying to figure out where they are as a team
October 17 2017
Washington Post's Isabelle Khurshudyan discusses how the Capitals are preparing tonight vs. the Maple Leafs, Barry Trotz's squad seeking an identity after their offseason changes, the pressure Brian MacLellan has to bolster his defence.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 17, 2017 9am
October 17 2017
Jeff talks Leafs vs. Capitals with NHL insider Chris Johnston and Capital beat writer Isabelle Khurshudyan
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Jeff Blair: Don't overthink this Marner demotion
October 17 2017
Throughout the season there will be some steps back - especially with young players. So maybe listen to Mike Babcock when he says don't read too much into Mitch Marner going to the fourth line.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 16, 2017 11am
October 16 2017
Jeff and Stephen talk with Drew Olson of The Big 920 Milwaukee about the Rdgers injury and Mark Fiensand about the ALCS
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 16 - 10am
October 16 2017
Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt discuss the MLB post season with four teams left and are joined by Canadian musician and author Alan Doyle in-studio to discuss his new book on exploring Canada for the first time after leaving Newfoundland.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 16, 2017 9am
October 16 2017
Glenn Healy joins Jeff to talk about the Leafs win over MTL Saturday and takes calls on the Leafs
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Maple Leafs showing rest of league they're coming of age
October 16 2017
NHL insider Glenn Healy shares his thoughts on the success of the Matthews-Nylander-Hyman line, how much the Leafs improved over last season, William Nylander's growth, how much weight to place in this week's game vs. the Capitals, his assessment of Frederik Andersen, and how good the Golden Knights can be.
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Jeff Blair: Maple Leafs tick off another box
October 16 2017
It's very early in the season, but the Toronto Maple Leafs ending their losing streak at the hands of the Montreal Canadiens is one goal the club must have had on their board to show that they're better than the 2016-17 squad.
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Will the Astros' depth help lead them over the Yankees?
October 13 2017
Astros radio voice Steve Sparks joins the Blair Show to preview the Astros/Yankees ALCS, and discuss the Astros' depth, who he thinks will advance to the World Series, what the Astros do well, and what Justin Verlander brings to the team.
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The Jeff Blair Show - October 13 - 11am
October 13 2017
Gord Stellick, Leafs Nation pre and post-game host, joins Jeff to discuss the Leafs' defensive issues, and preview Leafs/Habs; Astros radio analyst Steve Sparks previews tonight's ALCS Astros/Yankees game!
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