Nov. 15: Hard not to smile for Dwane Casey
November 15 2018
Jeff Blair guest hosts PTS today and is joined by co-host Postmedia's Michael Traikos for the first hour. Sportsnet's own Cassie Campbell-Pascall to discuss becoming the first women on the Hockey Hall of Fame's selection committee [10:27] before Jeff and Mike dive into Traikos' new book "The Next Ones: How McDavid, Matthews and a Group of Young Guns Took Over the NHL" examining how the League has become a young man's game. Blair's THE LEDE podcast co-host Stephen Brunt then comes in to co-host the rest of the show with Brian Burke also stopping by in-studio to talk about Calgary voting NO in regards to bidding for the 2026 Olympic Games as well as the Leafs cap situation [44:00]; then Don Banks checks in for his weekly NFL hit previewing Week 11 starting tonight and talk about where Le'Veon Bell's future could take him [1:06:04]. In the last hour, MLB.com's Richard Justice weighs in on what Rob Manfred's contract extension means for the game of baseball's future [1:31:46] and finally Raptors' radio broadcaster Paul Jones phones in from Boston to discuss Dwane Casey's return to Toronto, getting the win against his former team and previews tomorrow's big showdown with the Celtics [1:59:49].