The Jeff Blair Show

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The Jeff Blair Show
The NHL needs to change its concussion protocol
Originally aired February 04 2016
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 24 - 11am
February 24 2017
Baseball Editor, Ben Nicholson-Smith joins the show to talk about spring training.
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Reacquainting Raptors fans with P. J. Tucker
February 24 2017
Tim Kempton, radio analyst for the Phoenix Suns, joins The Jeff Blair Show to talk about how the newest Toronto Raptor can contribute to the club on and off the court.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 24 - 10am
February 24 2017
Jeff Weltman, Glenn Healy, and Tim Kempton opn this hour of the show.
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Raptors GM: Tucker deal went down to the wire
February 24 2017
Jeff Weltman discusses how early the team investigated adding P. J. Tucker, how the negotiations evolved, the challenge of integrating in-season acquisitions, the role for Tucker, how Tucker & Serge Ibaka can transform the club, and if Jakob Poeltl & Pascal Siakam will now see more time with the 905.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 24 - 9am
February 24 2017
Raptors TV voice Matt Devlin on how Serge Ibaka & PJ Tucker can transform the club; Leafs TV's Paul Hendrick on Leafs losing to the Rangers 2-1 in a shootout, expectations for team at trade deadline.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 23 - 11am
February 23 2017
Blue Jays Central's Jamie Campbell on proposed MLB rule changes, how Aaron Sanchez will be handled in spring training; Listeners weigh in on possible new MLB rules; Raptors broadcaster Paul Jones on expectations before trade deadline.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 23 - 10am
February 23 2017
Getting to know Sportsnet's Starting Lineup's Elliott Price, one of the hosts of 590's new morning show launching Feb 27; The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor on what the Celtics & Raptors may do in the last few hours before trade deadline.
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Kevin O’Connor: Celtics trying for a home run deal
February 23 2017
The staff writer for The Ringer talks about what the Celtics may be working on in the hours before the trade deadline, what Danny Ainge may do with the picks from the Garnett-Pierce trade, and how P. J. Tucker would fit with the Raptors.
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Getting you prepared to wake up with Elliott Price
February 23 2017
One of the hosts of "Sportsnet's Starting Lineup," talks about his time as an Expos broadcaster, relocating from Montreal, Blue Jays fandom in his old town, Felipe Alou, his love for the Raiders, birthday presents, what he dislikes about sports, interviewing Barry Bonds, and MLB rule changes.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 28 - 9am
February 23 2017
Blair is joined by Renaud Lavoie and Paul Romanuk discussing the tight battle in the Atlantic Division.
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Renaud Lavoie: Chances high Lightning make noise before trade deadline
February 23 2017
The TVA Sports NHL analyst talks about why the trade market may not be active, how soon Ben Bishop will be switching jerseys, how aggressive the Senators will be, Lou Lamoriello stating he won't make any significant moves, what the Canadiens are lacking, the issues with the bye week, Antoine Vermette's suspension likely being reduced, and the Flames expressing dissatisfaction with the officiating.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 22 - 11am
February 22 2017
SN hockey columnist Mark Spector on Canadian teams playoff chances, trade deadline expectations; Jays reliever JP Howell on decision to join Toronto, return to AL East; NBC Sports' Kurt Helin on Lakers' management change, trade deadline approaching.
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J. P. Howell looking forward to once again being in intense A. L. East
February 22 2017
The new Blue Jays relief pitcher discusses how he's changed since his first time playing for an AL East team, how that division differs from the West, his approach to spring training, if he spoke to management about his role, why he decided to sign with Toronto, and his objectives for 2017.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 22 - 10am
February 22 2017
Blue Jays radio analyst Joe Siddall on proposed MLB rule changes; SN Chief Soccer Reporter John Molinaro on Manchester City's 5-3 victory over Monaco, newest member of TFC, whether to expect contract re-negotiations with Sebastian Giovinco at the end of t
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How will Toronto FC's latest addition change the squad?
February 22 2017
John Molinaro, Sportsnet's Chief Soccer Reporter, provides his thoughts on Manchester City's 5-3 victory over Monaco in Champions League action, the expectations for Kylian Mbappé, how Victor Vazquez will fit in with TFC, and whether to expect contract re-negotiations with Sebastian Giovinco at the end of the season.
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Joe Siddall angered by MLB's attempts to change the game
February 22 2017
Blue Jays radio analyst Joe Siddall doesn't hold back with his opposition to some of the rules MLB wants to play with, calling it a gross over-reaction and expressing his disappointment with how Commissioner Rob Manfred has gone about trying to implement them.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 22 - 9am
February 22 2017
PostMedia's Michael Traikos on Leafs win over Jets in OT, Matthews vs. Laine, ceiling for Nylander, Kadri's improvement, problems with Jets; Are Leafs fans not fully appreciating William Nylander?
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 21 - 11am
February 21 2017
Blue Jays spring training report from SN MLB columnist Shi Davidi; MLBPipeline.Com's Jonathan Mayo on the state of the Blue Jays' farm system.
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Grant Napear: Cousins, Kings a marriage that didn't work
February 21 2017
The Sacramento Kings TV voice explains why trading away DeMarcus Cousins makes them a better team, shares his thoughts on how the club will build themselves into contenders, and ponders if Cousins will find success with the Pelicans.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 21 - 10am
February 21 2017
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi on MLBPA likely rejecting a couple of MLB's proposed rule changes, Dellin Betances arbitration case fallout, when Jays should approach Donaldson & Osuna for extensions; Sacramento Kings TV voice Grant Napear on why team needed to tr
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When should the Blue Jays approach Osuna, Donaldson for a new deal?
February 21 2017
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi talks to Jeff Blair about the MLBPA likely preventing the league from implementing certain rule changes, how the league is reacting to the fallout over the Dellin Betances arbitration case, when Roberto Osuna & Josh Donaldson extension talks should begin, Matt Wieters getting close to joining the Nationals, and the criticism Dexter Fowler has received for comments about Trump's travel ban.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 21 - 9am
February 21 2017
SN Sr. hockey writer Chris Johnston on Laine vs. Matthews tonight, the Calder race, Connor Brown stepping up in Mitch Marner's absence, trade deadline expectations for Leafs; NHL.com's Tim Campbell on Laine vs. Matthews, why the Jets have failed to take o
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Why have the Jets failed to take off this season even with their rookie sensation?
February 21 2017
NHL.Com's Tim Campbell shares his thoughts on Patrik Laine vs. Auston Matthews for the Calder, what has gone wrong with the Jets this season, and whether the team still has faith in Connor Hellebuyck as their goalie.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 20 - 11am
February 20 2017
SN Sr. NBA columnist Michael Grange on Kings-Pelicans trade that saw DeMarcus Cousins go to New Orleans, how the Celtics may react; WFAN (NYC) Yankees reporter Sweeny Murti on the mess in the aftermath of the Dellin Betances arbitration hearing.
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New Orleans got the better player, but did they also acquire a big headache?
February 20 2017
Michael Grange provides his assessment of the Kings-Pelicans trade that saw DeMarcus Cousins head to New Orleans, talks about the Raptors interest in the power forward, whether the Celtics now have extra motivation to make a big deal, how he rates the most recent All-Star game, and if the minimum draft age may be changed.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 20 - 10am
February 20 2017
Leafs TV's Bob McGill on team's solid win vs. 'Canes, soaring Sens, ceiling for Connor Brown, Patrik Laine vs. Auston Matthews; Jays broadcaster Mike Wilner on Jose Bautista entering Jays' spring training after not getting an expected big contract, where
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Mike Wilner: Blue Jays will be fine with Joey Bats in the outfield
February 20 2017
The Blue Jays radio broadcaster talks to Jeff Blair about Jose Bautista's offseason not turning out the way he wanted, the concerns about having him in the outfield, where John Gibbons will get his offence, how the batting lineup may look, expectations for Devon Travis, and why he's not concerned about Josh Donaldson's calf strain.
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Connor Brown the Butch Goring for Maple Leafs?
February 20 2017
Leafs TV's Bob McGill joins The Jeff Blair Show to share his take on the team's solid victory over the Hurricanes, the soaring Senators, the tight race for a postseason spot, the role for Connor Brown, the rivalry between Auston Matthews & Patrik Laine, the focus on defensive responsibility among the young stars, and whether Jacob Trouba will receive a suspension.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 20 - 9am
February 20 2017
At The Letters' Arden Zwelling on Blue Jays' spring training story lines, expectations for Jose Bautista, Josh Donaldson's injury; Are you expecting a bounce back season for Joey Bats?
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 17 - 11am
February 17 2017
Previewing the Blue Jays as they head to spring training & Bundesliga talk with Baseball Central's Kevin Barker.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 17 - 10am
February 17 2017
Senators CEO/President Tom Anselmi on plan to build a new arena for team, difference from working for Maple Leafs; Blue Jays VP of Baseball Operations Ben Cherington on impressions during his first season with franchise, challenges of player development.
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Ben Cherington: Impressed with Blue Jays' front office patience & discipline
February 17 2017
The Blue Jays VP of baseball operations discusses his impressions of his first offseason with the franchise, what his role encompasses, translating minor league success to the majors, whether there's a common principal successful organisations share with player development, and the leadership of Mark Shapiro & Ross Atkins.
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If Serge Ibaka isn't enough, which trade chip will Raptors dangle next?
February 17 2017
Sportsnet NBA columnist Michael Grange discusses how the Kevin Durant/Russell Westbrook dynamic may work at the All-Star Game, the success the league is enjoying, what moves the Raptors may be entertaining, and how the dunk contest will have a hard time topping the 2016 edition.
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Tom Anselmi: I see a lot of upside with Ottawa market
February 17 2017
The president & CEO of the Senators talks about the timeline for the construction of a new arena, the challenge of selling tickets in Ottawa, how the success of Lansdowne Park can influence the Sens' building plan, and how his situation differs from the one he had with the Maple Leafs.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 17 - 9am
February 17 2017
Yahoo! Sports' Greg Wyshynski on Sidney Crosby getting point #1000, Leafs trade rumours, what's happening with the Habs; SN NBA columnist Michael Grange on the league at the All-Star break.
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Death of Muhammad Ali spark the politicization of today's athletes?
February 16 2017
Charles P. Pierce, political writer for Esquire, shares his thoughts on some Patriots players boycotting a visit to the White House, why many NBA players have become politically active, the progressiveness of the NHL on gay rights, and how Toronto has influenced the NBA.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 16 - 11am
February 16 2017
Esquire political writer Charles P. Pierce on athletes becoming more political; Sportsnet's Arash Madani on CFL free agency.
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Setting up Hockey Day in Canada with Ron MacLean
February 16 2017
The host of Hockey Night in Canada discusses the evolution of Hockey Day in Canada, what to expect this weekend for the event, the prospects for the Canadian NHL clubs this season, the popularity of Don Cherry, and the importance of junior teams in smaller communities.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 16 - 10am
February 16 2017
At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on Jays' interest in Mat Latos, possibility of Joe Biagini starting in Buffalo, arbitration process, expectations for Aaron Sanchez & Marcus Stroman; HNIC's Ron MacLean on evolution of Hockey Day in Canada.
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Blue Jays clubhouse able to handle Mat Latos' "personality?"
February 16 2017
At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith talks to Jeff Blair & Stephen Brunt about the Blue Jays' interest in Mat Latos, if Edwin Jackson is still on the radar for Ross Atkins, the possibility of Joe Biagini starting in Buffalo, the plan for Aaron Sanchez in sprint training, why arbitration isn't the rough process it once was, what Marcus Stroman will likely deliver for the 2017 season, and a big concern for the Orioles.
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Leo Rautins: Ibaka will make JV better
February 16 2017
The Raptors TV analyst shares his thoughts on Dwane Casey's decision-making on who to put on the court late in games, expectations for Delon Wright, the health status of Patrick Patterson, how the addition of Serge Ibaka will impact Jonas Valanciunas, whether the Raptors may swing another deal, and how he rates the club's first half.
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The Jeff Blair Show
The Jeff Blair Show - February 16 - 9am
February 16 2017
TVA Sports' Renaud Lavoie on players' need to protect themselves on the ice, Senators' playoff chances, Claude Julien taking over bench duties with Canadiens; Raptors TV analyst Leo Rautins on expectations for Delon Wright, impact of Serge Ibaka acquisiti
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What brought about the reunification of GSP & Dana White?
February 15 2017
MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani joins The Jeff Blair Show to discuss the story he broke regarding Georges St-Pierre returning to the UFC, and the latest on a possible Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather boxing match.
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The Jeff Blair Show - February 15 - 11am
February 15 2017
ESPN/SN MLB voice Dan Shulman on Cardinals catching a tough break, competition in AL East, concerns about Blue Jays; MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani on the return of Georges St-Pierre to UFC.
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Dan Shulman: Easier for Jays to make postseason this year vs. last, but . . .
February 15 2017
The MLB voice discusses the Cardinals taking a significant hit, how good the competition in the AL East is, concerns with the Blue Jays, expectations for Melvin Upton Jr., if Dalton Pompey can make the roster, whether Aaron Sanchez will be treated with kid gloves again, and the wild card that is Francisco Liriano.
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