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With Jeff Blair, Stephen Brunt. and Richard Deitsch

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Nov. 7: OG Anunoby & Chase Anderson Join The Show
November 07 2019
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Brian Burke's initial reaction to Babcock firing
November 20 2019
NHL on Sportsnet's Brian Burke joined Blair and Brunt to provide his initial reaction to the news of Mike Babcock being fired by the Maple Leafs and Sheldon Keefe being named his replacement.
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Nov. 20: Leafs Cut The Cord
November 20 2019

Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt replay and react to Brian Burke's segment on Wednesday morning's Lead Off (6:07); are joined in-studio by Co-Authors Ken Reid and Eddie Shark to discuss their new book, 'Eddie Shack: Hockey's Most Entertaining Stories' (31:18); discuss Sunday's Grey Cup with Blue Bombers Play by Play voice Bob Irving (1:11:54); discuss the current state of the Maple Leafs with Leafs Nation Network's Bob McGill (46:27) and NHL.com's Mike Zeisberger (1:29:39); and react to the breaking news of Mike Babcock's firing with Sportsnet's Brian Burke (2:07:42) and Chris Johnston (2:17:01).

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Previewing the Grey Cup from a Winnipeg POV
November 20 2019
Blue Bombers' radio voice Bob Irving provides his thoughts on why Winnipeg can beat the slightly favoured Tiger-Cats, Zach Collaros' resurgence, Mike O'Shea's two QB system, and the Bombers' game plan to overcome Hamilton's defence.
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More entertaining stories from Eddie Shack
November 20 2019
The Leafs fan favourite talks about his song ("Clear the Track for Eddie Shack"), the book he co-wrote with Sportsnet's Ken Reid ("Eddie Shack: Hockey’s Most Entertaining Stories"), his relationship with George "Punch" Imlach, the current Maple Leafs' rough patch, and who his favourite player was.
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Prime Time Sports

Jeff Blair and Stephen Brunt discuss the day?s top stories, notably Jake Gardiner agreeing to a four-year contract with the Carolina Hurricanes; then Canadian third baseman Abraham Toro of the...  

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Good Show

Tyler Dunne, NFL scribe for Bleacher Report, weighs in on the Packers' season-opening win over the Bears, Antonio Brown's status for Week 1, and the ceiling of the new-look Cleveland Browns (13:00);...  

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Baseball Central

Jeff Blair and Kevin Barker touch on the Blue Jays' 6-4 loss to the Rays, Bo Bichette's 13 pitch at bat, Vlad Guerrero Jr.'s triple, the importance of the team having good defence with a less than...  

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