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Your pals from 1p-4p ET talking about the teams, sports and players you care about. Like good friends, expect some good natured ribbing along the way.




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Jan. 22: So . . . Kawhi is sitting out another game

Kyle Dubas just finished up his pre-All Star Break press conference and Ben & JD react to comments around the Leafs play, contract negotiations, and trade possibilities (3:21); Good Show's NFL Insider Sage Rosenfels makes a special Tuesday appearance to discuss how the Patriots got back to the Super Bowl, Tom Brady's continued greatness, Jared Goff's emergence, Drew Brees' accuracy making up for his arm strength, and what's next for the Saints (18:06); It's the 13th anniversary of Kobe...


Jan. 21: NFL Championship Sunday was an all-timer!

Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders breaks down the controversial non-call in the Saints-Rams game, how the Patriots kept Kansas City's offence in check, why the Patriots were able to march down the field in overtime, why top-tier RBs aren't as valuable as they used to be, and how the Saints blew the game regardless of the pass interference non-call (21:21); NFL Analytics guru Warren Sharp weighs in on the Patriots dynasty and how they're continuing it, and looks at New England's excellent...


January 19: Maybe Matthews should throw his weight around

The Leafs looked like the team everybody has wanted them to all season last night; Former NHLer Matthew Barnaby talks about William Nylander continually getting better, Freddy Andersen's lateral movement and constant improvement, Mitch Marner's outbreak of goals, the lack of Auston Matthews' physicality, and why Kadri has struggled this season (3:09); Sean Tierney of Hockey Graphs & The Athletic says that William Nylander is generating a lot of chances, advanced stats suggest he's getting...


January 19: Setting up what should be a great Championship Sunday

The Leafs beat the league-leading Lightning in Tampa Bay last night. Does it mean that everything is right with Toronto again? ; Sportsnet's Donnovan Bennett joins the guys in-studio to talk Peloton, Kawhi's usage rate, Kyle Lowry's confidence and how the Raptors can maximize him, the unexpected strengths/weaknesses of the team, and who the Raptors should target in a trade (11:02); Donnovan stays in-studio to break down self-tying shoes and the positives & negatives around them ; Sports...


Jan. 17: Raptors need better from their "leader"

The Raptors lost to the Celtics last night because of 3 recurring problems: the bench continued to struggle, 3-point shooting is still weak, and they can't compete in crunch time (5:16); Jon Campbell of Odds Shark gives his best bets for NFL Championship Weekend (37:14); Jonathan Jones of Sports Illustrated breaks down why New Orleans' Michael Thomas may be underrated, says NFL games this weekend will be called aggressively, ranks Rob Gronkowski's place in history, and thinks it will be a...


Jan. 16: Raptors can't let Celtics off the mat

The Raptors are in Boston tonight and former Celtic Brian Scalabrine says it's a statement game for the Raptors, Toronto would be devastated if Kawhi left, the Celtics are struggling with on-court chemistry, and teams should value adaptability over defined roles (1:17); Ben and JD joke about who reads their reads better (17:14); Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports on where Nick Foles might end up, the market for RB's after the Chiefs and Rams have turned role players into stars, and what the...


Jan. 15: Joe Theismann on Foles and Rivers

Leafs Nation's Marc Savard on fans booing Jake Gardiner & Auston Matthews' ice time (18:55); JD doesn't really care about this Kyler Murray story (37:50); NFL & CFL great Joe Theismann on Nick Foles' future and whether Philip Rivers is a Hall of Famer (47:23); Textline Tuesday (1:18:34); The Leafs Geeks Podcast's Ian Tulloch on a rough night for Gardiner (1:47:04).


Jan. 14: The year's "best weekend of football" was . . . not

Good Show's NFL Insider Sage Rosenfels discusses why he isn't surprised the best regular season teams are the final 4 teams remaining, how the Rams were able to run all over the Cowboys, how the Patriots dominated the Chargers, and why Tom Brady continues to defy all critics (17:21); Wealthy PGA golfer Matt Kuchar paid a replacement caddie well below market wages, but Ben & JD are on board with it (38:14); Frank's Red Hot Take: the Blue Jays should have kept Russell Martin to be their...


Jan. 11: Tavares, Boogie, and the NFL playoffs

John Tavares is having one of the best seasons for a free agent signing with a new team ever (10:38); Robert Mays of The Ringer discusses NFL fandom within media, the Colts defensive schemes, the Rams offence & Sean McVay's influence on the league, and the potential of the Cowboys (25:50); Sportsnet's Donnovan Bennett joins JD & Justin in-studio to talk about the NFL QB hierarchy and who will win their playoff game this weekend, the Blue Jays trade Russell Martin, a discussion around where...


Jan. 10: Not a bad thing to stockpile guys like McCaw for nada

ESPN's Bobby Marks joins the guys to take a look at the Raptors acquisition of Patrick McCaw, what to expect from DeMarcus Cousins' debut in Golden State and whether he can be what he used to be, and whether Toronto needs to make another move to have a real shot to win (15:46); Jon Campbell of Odds Shark gives his best bets for the NFL Divisional Round this weekend (37:23); Around The NFL's Gregg Rosenthal gives deep thoughts around early hip-hop, the shootout potential of Colts-Chiefs this...


Jan. 9: Vince Carter can't help the Raptors

It was ugly, but Toronto defeated the no-name Atlanta Hawks last night (5:20); Sportsnet's Michael Grange breaks down Vince Carter's late career choices and his motivations behind them, whether the perception of him in Toronto has over-corrected to be too positive, why being owned by MLSE had such a big effect on the Raptors, and when his jersey will be retired in Toronto (17:34); Geoff Schwartz of The Action Network & SB Nation discusses the modern approach to breaking football down and the...


Jan. 8: Leafs need more sandpaper

Both JD & Justin Bourne that while the Leafs lost to Nashville last night, they didn't look as bad as the 4-0 score indicated (4:12); Former NHLer Anthony Stewart discusses Toronto's players playing tough and backing it up, the value of grit, and William Nylander's progression since coming back (13:10); The College Football National Championship was on last night, and it was almost ruined for JD by a broadcast decision that ESPN made (35:31); Bleacher Report's Mike Tanier was impressed with...


Jan. 7: Who was most impressive this NFL Wild Card weekend?

Justin Bourne is filling in for a vacationing Ben Ennis this week, and he & JD give their own reactions to a weekend full of Raptors, Leafs, and NFL Wild Card action (3:22); Good Show's NFL Insider Sage Rosenfels was most impressed with Indianapolis over the weekend and believes the Colts are a real force to be reckoned with, Lamar Jackson obviously had a terrible game but Baltimore couldn't take him out, and he goes over what the fallout will be for the losing teams (12:31); Ben & JD...


Jan. 4: Raptors were bad and should feel bad

Kawhi Leonard's return to San Antonio couldn't have gone much worse for the Raptors last night & The Next Generation game is here to stay in Toronto, but the Leafs didn't play a compete game in their loss to Minnesota (7:56); Sportsnet's Donnovan Bennett believes that the Raptors are an average team without Kyle Lowry, Delon Wright and OG Anunoby have been more disappointing than Fred VanVleet, and his Dallas Cowboys are going to beat JD's Seattle Seahawks this weekend (28:08); ESPN's Doug...


Jan. 2: Kawhi particularly interested in Lowry's health?

Ben & JD are finally back and they recap what they actually did over the holidays (0:36); Former Raptor Alvin Williams gives his thoughts on Kawhi Leonard's career-high 45 points in Toronto's win over Utah last night, what motivates Leonard to keep playing at his high level, how badly the Raptors need Lowry to be healthy, and whether the team will make any additions this season (39:17); Ben & JD debate greatness before discussing Troy Tulowitzki's move to the New York Yankees (39:17); Around...

Dec. 31: What sports news would make your 2019?

Roger Lajoie hosting: 12-year NFL veteran Sage Rosenfels on conclusion of 2018 regular season, setting up the playoffs (5:49); SiriusXM/Hockey Central Saturday's Nick Alberga on the Stars president publicly blasting his top players, latest Oilers moves (29:22); Sportsnet NBA columnist Michael Grange on the Raptors' recent mediocrity (47:17); VICE's Michael Pina on the amount of teams with a legitimate shot at the NBA title (1:12:16); Sportsnet scribe Luke Fox on the Maple Leafs'...

Dec. 28: Plenty of strong competition for Canada at WJHC

Roger Lajoie hosting: Around the NHL with Dennis Bernstein, Senior Writer at The 4th Period and host of Off The Rush on SiriusXM NHL Network (6:51); Mike Prada, NBA Editor for SB Nation on expectations for Lakers, Warriors, Celtics, and Raptors in second half (31:10); CHL on Sportsnet's Sam Cosentino on the WJHC (48:29); Talking Week 17 in the NFL with Conor Orr, NFL writer for Sports Illustrated (1:12:43); Leafs Hour with Dave McCarthy, Toronto correspondent for (1:32:29) and Andrew...

Dec. 27: Kawhi is so good, but Green ain't bad either

Roger Lajoie is in for Ben & JD again; Sportsnet's Eric Smith takes a look at the Raptors comeback win against Miami last night, Danny Green's incredible fit with the team, and just how good Kawhi is (6:24); Sean Deveney of The Sporting News discusses what the impact of LeBron's injury on the Lakers will be, why the Warriors look so bored and whether it's cause for concern, if the 76ers are a dumb team, the Celtics resurgence, and much more (29:48);'s Adam Kimelman breaks down what...

Dec. 24: Merry Christmas from Good Show!

Roger Lajoie is handing Christmas Eve; Sportsnet's Luke Fox gives his thoughts on the Leafs victory over the Red Wings, weighing in on Garret Sparks' play, Morgan Rielly's evolution, Nylander's very slow start, and much more (8:20); Frank Schwab of Yahoo Sports breaks down a wild Week 16 in the NFL, including Pittsburgh's struggles, New England's shaky play, the potential of the Chargers and Chiefs, and the rest of the big stories after the penultimate week of the season (29:11); Raptors...


Dec. 21: Has CJ Miles fallen victim to the GoDaddy curse?

Ben is wearing the worst sweater in history and JD is having none of it (2:15); Ben & JD give their takeaways from the Leafs beatdown of the Panthers last night (6:52); Former NHLer Matthew Barnaby weighs in on Ben's fashion, William Nylander's early struggles, Auston Matthews scoring pace, how many All-Stars the Leafs could have, and the impact of losing Zach Hyman (14:51); Sportsnet 650 host Andrew Walker got roasted by Keith Olbermann last night and joins the show to defend his haircut...