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July 31: Puck Drop
July 31 2020
Jeff Blair and Richard Deitsch host. We give our impressions of the first night of the NBA’s return-to-play. Leafs Nation Pre- & Post-Game’s Gord Stellick on the Leafs ahead of their series against the Blue Jackets (14:03). The Athletic’s Aaron Portzline on the Blue Jackets ahead of Game 1 (25:07). Raptors play-by-play voice Matt Devlin […]
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A Blue Jackets-Maple Leafs series preview from a Columbus POV
July 31 2020
The Athletic's Aaron Portzline comments on how John Tortorella may adjust his strategy for a best-of-five series, the expectations Blue Jackets fans have in the matches against the Maple Leafs, the challenge Columbus' blue line has with Toronto's offense, and how many minutes Seth Jones will likely play.
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July 30: Weekend Off For The Blue Jays?
July 30 2020
Jeff and Richard host. The Blue Jays get a weekend off after members of the Phillies’ staff test positive for COVID-19. Blue Jays radio voice Ben Wagner on the schedule change, and Nate Pearson’s impressive debut. ESPN’s Jeff Passan on COVID-19’s impact on Major League Baseball’s return-to-play. The views and opinions expressed in this podcast […]
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A lack of transparency from Rob Manfred & MLB is hurting the game
July 30 2020
ESPN's Jeff Passan shares his thoughts on the Phillies-Blue Jays series this weekend having to be postponed due to two positive COVID-19 tests among the Philly team, Rob Manfred's handling of the outbreak with the Marlins, if Miami should face punishment, and the likelihood of MLB pushing back the playoffs in order to accommodate all the postponements.
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