Try Premium for 30 days

Live games for all NFL, MLB, NBA, & NHL teams
Commercial-Free Music
No Display Ads
Jeff Blair-logo

Jeff Blair

Sports Talk & News >

The Globe and Mail's Jeff Blair was given his own show because he apparently needed another outlet to vent about the Blue Jays, Maple Leafs, Raptors, Buffalo Bills, Argonauts, and Toronto FC. The show originates from Toronto's sports leader, Sportsnet 590 The FAN!

The Globe and Mail's Jeff Blair was given his own show because he apparently needed another outlet to vent about the Blue Jays, Maple Leafs, Raptors, Buffalo Bills, Argonauts, and Toronto FC. The show originates from Toronto's sports leader, Sportsnet 590 The FAN!
More Information


Toronto, ON


The Globe and Mail's Jeff Blair was given his own show because he apparently needed another outlet to vent about the Blue Jays, Maple Leafs, Raptors, Buffalo Bills, Argonauts, and Toronto FC. The show originates from Toronto's sports leader, Sportsnet 590 The FAN!






One Ted Rogers Way Toronto, Ontario M4Y 3B7 (416) 870-0590


Feb. 16: Ben Nicholson-Smith on Marcus Stroman

Ashley Docking co-hosts: Breaking down Marcus Stroman’s public reaction to his arbitration loss (0:34); At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith from Dunedin on Stroman’s arbitration, his ever-evolving on-mound approach, and the Blue Jays’ signing of Jaime Garcia (8:59); Canadian Olympic luge medalists Sam Edney (30:30) & Alex Gough (39:13) discuss their successful competition in PyeongChang; Leafs Nation's Todd Hlushko on the Nikita Soshnikov trade, tomorrow’s match-up vs. Penguins, and the...


February 15: Canadian lugers on their silver medal win

Ashley Docking co-hosts: Sportsnet Senior Hockey Writer/Insider Chris Johnston on the Leafs’ 5th straight win (9:32); Own The Podium CEO Anne Merklinger on Canada’s performance at the PyeongChang Olympics thus far (31:34); SN590 Raptors analyst Paul Jones on the team’s 7th straight win into the All-Star break (46:21); Arkells vocalist/guitarist Max Kerman on his love of the NBA, and on their June 23rd show at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton (w/ special guests Cold War Kids, Bishop Briggs, and...


Feb 14: Alexei Yashin on start of Olympic Men's Hockey

In Episode 6, Jeff and Elliotte discuss Ottawa's Phaneuf deal (and the possibility of more Sens moves), a destination for Rick Nash, chat with the Director of Hockey Administration for the Columbus Blue Jackets Josh Flynn, and take your #Ask31 questions.


Feb. 13: Thank You, Jerry

The Voice of the Blue Jays, Jerry Howarth, joins Jeff to announce his retirement after 36 seasons of Blue Jays baseball (0:25); Jerry reminisces with the fans, and hears from Maple Leafs voice Joe Bowen (17:43), Sportsnet President Scott Moore (26:42), Shirley Cheek (widow of the late Tom Cheek) (35:18), Blue Jays manager John Gibbons (45:34), Blue Jays great Tom Henke (61:28), Raptors voice Eric Smith (77:20), Blue Jays/MLB Play-by-Play voice Dan Shulman (81:37), and former FAN program...


Feb. 12: Pyeongchang report from Shi Davidi

George Rusic & Brian Dunstan guest host: Postmedia News’ Michael Traikos on Leafs & trade deadline (6:45); Lightning analyst Bobby Taylor on club ahead of clash vs. Leafs (32:03); At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on Yu Darvish signing with the Cubs, Blue Jays heading into camp (44:05); Ex-Blue Jays SP Esteban Loaiza gets in trouble with the law (63:21); Sportsnet’s Shi Davidi from PyeongChang on Canada’s big weekend at the Olympics (67:51); SN 590’s Paul Jones on Jonas Valanciunas'...


Feb. 9: Stu Jackson on a crazy NBA Trade Deadline

Sportsnet’s Shi Davidi on Pyeongchang Olympics getting underway (5:40); So, who’s excited about the Winter Games? (19:18); SN NBA columnist Michael Grange on the Raptors trading Bruno Caboclo, possibility of a Vince Carter-Raptors reunion (52:21); Leafs Nation's Gord Stellick on Rangers becoming sellers (67:32); NBA TV’s Stu Jackson on Trade Deadline (80:07); MLB Network’s Jon Morosi on his report that Blue Jays have interest in free agent SP Andrew Cashner (102:13);’s Bud Shaw...


Feb. 8: Fred VanVleet on Raptors at Trade Deadline

TVA Sports' Renaud Lavoie on the Leafs and the NHL heading towards the Trade Deadline (5:40);'s John Schuhmann on NBA Trade Deadline Day (48:57); Raptors PG Fred VanVleet on his and the team's season (82:15); Sportsnet Blue Jays voice Buck Martinez on the team's off-season and the slow free agency market (104:30); Kentucky Wildcats PG Shai Gilgeous-Alexander on his freshman year playing for John Calipari (126:43); SN590's Eric Smith on the Raptors at the Deadline (134:46).


Feb. 7: Paul Jones on Raptors (kinda) statement win

SN 590 Raptors analyst Paul Jones on the big Raptors win over the Celtics (05:34); Can the Raptors win the East? (22:28); SN 590 Leafs analyst Jim Ralph ahead of Leafs-Predators (49:55); Sportsnet insider Scott Morrison on the 67 annual Conn Smythe Dinner (68:34); University of Indiana Business Law Professor Nathaniel Grow on where the MLBPA goes from here (83:20); Predators radio voice Pete Weber ahead of the Nashville-Toronto match-up (101:06); 1070 The Fan (Indianapolis) host John Michael...


Feb. 6: Glenn Healy eager for Olympic hockey

SN 590 Maple Leafs voice Joe Bowen on Toronto’s 7-4 win over Anaheim (6:33); Vegas Golden Knights insider Gary Lawless on Marc-André Fleury's return to Pittsburgh (27:07); Raptors TV voice Matt Devlin previews big Raptors-Celtics match tonight (51:53); Fangraphs baseball writer Craig Edwards on seemingly-declining MLB team payrolls (79:54); NHL Alumni Association head Glenn Healy on Leafs bouncing back & an Olympic tournament without NHLers (101:20); Boston Globe's Gary Washburn on Celtics...


Feb. 5: Recapping Super Bowl LII

Mark Kelso, former Super Bowl participant, breaks down the Eagles' victory over the Patriots (6:18); SN's Irfaan Gaffar on the Super Bowl experience & working with Seahawk TE Luke Willson (31:23); SN hockey writer Chris Johnston on Ducks in town to face Leafs, future for Nikita Soshnikov & Josh Leivo (53:48); Toronto Star's Doug Smith on the play & composure of Raptors' bench (78:22); MLB agent Paul Kinzer on frustration among MLB players with current free agency situation (103:33); SN...


Feb. 2: Lloyd Moseby on Call from the Hall

Jonah Keri co-hosts: Jeff & Jonah discuss a Peoples’ Playlist full of Canadian rap! (1:05); Hockey Central's Doug MacLean on another shutout Leafs win (7:11); Dallas Cowboys DE Tyrone Crawford in-studio on his career & Super Bowl LII (25:40); Sportsnet columnist Michael Grange on the Raptors’ loss to Wizards (55:21); Canadian Baseball Hall of Famer Lloyd Moseby on receiving the honour (79:54); Phillies Major League Player Information Coordinator Sam Fuld on his career and his new role...


Feb. 1: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick

Jonah Keri co-hosts: Gary Bettman’s 25th anniversary as NHL Commissioner (3:23); Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston on Leafs’ win over Islanders (10:59); MSG Network’s Joe Micheletti on state of Rangers (34:38); Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick (51:38); SN 590’s Eric Smith on Raptors ahead of their visit to D.C. (85:41); TVA Sports’ Renaud Lavoie on the Max Pacioretty trade market (101:20); USA Today’s A.J. Perez from the Super Bowl (132:34).


Jan. 30: Ned Colletti on MLB Off-Season

Jonah Keri co-hosts: Leafs Nation Network’s Bob McGill on Leafs returning to action after All-Star break (9:45); Sportsnet’s Matt Devlin on Raptors’ win over Timberwolves (30:30); ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski on Hurricanes resurrecting their Whalers' past (51:32); The Associated Press’ Rob Harris on the Premier League at the transfer deadline (82:08); 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Tony Massarotti on chaos on Radio Row (!), Patriots, & Baseball HOF (102:49); Ex-Dodgers GM Ned Colletti on the MLB...


Jan. 30: Alvin Williams on Griffin trade

Jonah Keri co-hosts: Sportsnet’s Alvin Williams on Blake Griffin being dealt to Pistons (9:31); The National Coalition of Racism in Sports & Media’s Charlene Teters on the 2019 removal of the “Chief Wahoo” logo from Cleveland’s baseball uniforms (33:46); Sportsnet’s Glenn Healy on the NHL All-Star Game and looking ahead to the Trade Deadline (52:20); ESPN’s Paula Lavigne on her investigation on improprieties at Michigan State University (81:52); The Minneapolis Star-Tribune’s Jim Souhan on...


Jan. 29: Jim Callis with high praise for Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

With CBS Sports' Jonah Keri as co-host: Sportsnet’s Jeff Marek on NHL ice surface, James van Riemsdyk's future, sun setting on Jaromír Jagr's NHL career (26:06); SN 590’s Paul Jones on Raptors’ weekend, Dwane Casey heading to All-Star Game (53:14); MLB Pipeline’s Jim Callis on Blue Jays prospects Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Bo Bichette, Anthony Alford (78:55); ESPN’s Howard Bryant on the rifts in the NFL players’ coalition behind Colin Kaepernick (103:44); At The Letters' Ben Nicholson-Smith on...


Jan. 26: Randal Grichuk on wearing a Jays jersey

Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston on the Leafs at the break (5:54); What to make of this Leafs team as we hit All-Star Weekend? (23:17); The Hour of Howarth with Blue Jays radio voice Jerry Howarth (47:54); Canadian Olympic bobsledder Heather Moyse discusses making her 4th Olympic team (97:03); SiriusXM Radio’s Craig Mish discusses the Christian Yelich trade and the Blue Jays’ reported involvement (110:22); New Blue Jays OF Randal Grichuk on being traded to Toronto (133:02).


Jan. 25: F.P. Santangelo on Vladimir Guerrero

TVA Sports’ Renaud Lavoie on NHL heading into the break (8:29); SN’s Michael Grange on Raptors’ win in Atlanta (33:08); Former Expo F.P. Santangelo on ex-teammate Vladimir Guerrero’s HOF election (48:51); Harrisburg, PA baseball writer Andrew Linker on Guerrero as a prospect (67:54); Indianapolis Star reporter Marisa Kwiatkowski on her role in exposing the abuses by Larry Nassar (82:55); City University of New York law professor Marc Edelman on NBA wanting their cut of legalized gambling...


Jan. 24: Troy Murray on the aging Blackhawks

Blackhawks radio analyst Troy Murray on Chicago's season-to-date (101:46); Jeff pays tribute to the late legendary hockey scribe Red Fisher (00:30); NHL analyst Glenn Healy on the Leafs' recent struggles (6:14); Sportsnet's Matt Devlin on the Raptors and Kyle Lowry's All-Star nod (28:23); Sportsnet's Ben Nicholson-Smith on the Jays' recent moves (49:37); Sportsnet's Stephen Brunt on the Jays and looking ahead to the Baseball Hall of Fame announcement (76:06); ; Bleacher Report's Howard...


Jan. 23, 2018

George Rusic hosts:'s Mike Zeisberger on Monday's Leafs loss (2:11); Is it time for Mike Babcock to Release The Hounds? (26:29); Yahoo! Sports' Eric Adelson on Philly fans & the Super Bowl (49:58); "Top 50 Blue Jays Prospects" author Keegan Matheson on Vladimir Guerrero Jr.'s potential (68:56);'s Ryan Dixon on Golden Knights' playoff potential (83:15); Sportsnet's Leo Rautins on Raptors (97:25); How content are you with the Blue Jays' outfield? (117:12).


Jan. 22, 2018

Brad Fay guest hosts: Leafs radio voice Joe Bowen on Saturday's win in Ottawa (4:31); Calls on Leafs' recent stretch & surprising Golden Knights (28:17); SN's Shi Davidi on Blue Jays' getting Randal Grichuk & Josh Donaldson's weekend remarks (51:28); SN 590's Eric Smith on Raptors' weekend split (79:12); MMQB's Gary Gramling on Patriots & Eagles advancing to Super Bowl LII (100:54); Denver Post's Mike Chambers on the red-hot Avalanche (113:20); NHL Network's Brian Lawton on Golden Knights...


See More