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May 14: Scotty Bowman on the Leafs-Habs Rivalry
May 14 2021
Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt open the show discussing Nate Pearson’s setback. Hockey Central’s Justin Bourne talks about why he thinks the Jets will upset the Oilers, assesses Frederik Andersen’s return to the Maple Leafs crease, and shares his predictions for the other first-round series in the Stanley Cup Playoffs (18:35). Robert Witchel, Executive Director of […]
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Scotty Bowman on the 1979 playoff series between the Leafs and Habs, and who he likes this year
May 14 2021
Former NHL Coach Scotty Bowman jumps on Writers Block to reminisce about the 1979 playoff series between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens, the Canada Cup, how the Leafs and Canadiens matched up back in ’79 and he gives his thoughts on the two teams heading into this playoff.
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Jeff Passan on Nate Pearson, Alek Manoah, and managing top minor league prospects
May 14 2021
ESPN MLB Insider Jeff Passan joins Writers Bloc to talk about the new Nate Pearson injury and what the outlook is moving forward for the young pitcher, how hard it is for organizations to manage top prospects competition in the minor leagues, how long we might have to wait to see Alek Manoah in the Majors and how some teams have the ability to build a bullpen from nothing.
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Toronto's first accessible baseball diamond named after Roy Halladay
May 14 2021
Robert Witchel, the Executive Director of the Jays Care Foundation, talks about the organisation and the City of Toronto introducing "Roy Halladay Field," on what would have been the Hall of Famer's 44th birthday. The venue, located at Highview Park, will be home to a Challenger Baseball league, an adaptive version of the sport for kids with cognitive and/or physical disabilities.
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