Jeff Blair
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As host of the popular weekday morning program, The Jeff Blair Show, Blair brings Sportsnet 590 The FAN listeners up-to-date with the latest sports news and tackles the biggest questions of the day. Blair also serves as a leading Sportsnet baseball analyst, and acts as co-host of Baseball Central alongside Kevin Barker.
Time for Maple Leafs, Raptors to remember it's all about playoffs
Jeff Blair
Between key injuries to stars on both the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors along with a championship loss for Toronto FC, it was a rough weekend for Toronto sports fans. It's a reminder that all that matters is when the playoffs come around.
Will Raptors fans ever find closure with former coach Dwane Casey?
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Nationals ceased being Expos long ago, but thin ties still bring joy
Jeff Blair
I’m happy feeling what I feel about baseball, the Nationals ... and Montreal. My baseball home, writes Jeff Blair.
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Playoffs proving MLB strategy grounded in search for immediate results
Jeff Blair
Every sport treats strategic wrinkles that naturally emerge as new and brilliant when in fact most of the time they're little more than an immediate solution to a pressing issue. Jeff Blair explains why these MLB playoffs have proven that point yet again.
Pelicans' Nickeil Alexander-Walker watches history in hometown NBA debut
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Six World Series players to watch: Brantley a dark-horse candidate for MVP
Jeff Blair
This World Series looks set to be a matchup between two teams full of pitchers with nasty, two-strike stuff and hitters who usually thrive in those situations. Jeff Blair highlights six players to watch ahead of Game 1.
Canadian men's team's landmark moment within reach after signature win
Jeff Blair
This was a signature win for the Canadian men's soccer team. And for John Herdman, who left the successful Canadian women’s program to join what at times has been a dysfunctional and usually massively disappointing Canadian men’s team — the masters of the false spring and the early, cold, depressing winter.
Six ALCS players to watch: Astros relying on Bregman's bat and defence
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Six players to watch in NLCS: Ozuna, Molina key for Cardinals
Jeff Blair
Here are six players to watch for from the St. Louis Cardinals and Washington Nationals as the NLCS gets underway Friday night.