The Week Ahead Podcast
Episode Eleven: Jay Onrait
This week we chat with TSN's Jay Onrait about the NHL's Seattle expansion, his time with Regis Philbin and his new show SC with Jay and Dan. Host Ryan Sullivan also breaks down the best games on this week's NBA, NHL and NFL schedules.
Episode Ten: Ashleigh McIvor
For their tenth episode, the guys are joined by Ashleigh McIvor to about the growing problem of steroids in sports. They're also joined live by Buffalo Bills quarterback Nathan Peterman. They then chat college football bowl season, the World Cup draw, MLS Cup and Week 14 in the NFL.
Episode Nine: NBA West Coast expansion (Part Two)
In our second part of the two-part NBA expansion series, we chat with Ekam of Ball Don't Stop about the possibilities of Vancouver and Seattle coming into the league. We find out when it could happen and what the Association has in mind. After we get a league update from Ekam, we chat with Rob Williams of the Daily Hive Sports about the Canucks current goaltending situation and more. Finally, Ryan chats NCAA football heading into the home stretch and how Canada is missing out on the beauty...
Episode Eight: Vancouver Grizzlies - Part One
With Jay out of town, Ryan takes over and brings in Al Murdoch to talk Vancouver Grizzlies and Ekam from Ball Don't Stop to talk pressing matters across the NBA. Rivalry Week across the NCAA is covered in college football along with the NFL schedule from front to back. The laundry list of NHL and NBA marquee games are previewed as well in this week's episode.
Episode Seven: Kevin Bieksa
Kevin Bieksa joins Ryan and Jay to talk about his Vancouver days and how great life is in the hot sun of Anaheim, California. The guys also get random with Boom Boom and talk Snoop, Chargers, Jimmy Kimmel and where he will be in ten years time. The guys of course touch on absolutely every single marquee game in every single marquee sport across the map for The Week Ahead too. The NCAA and NFL are heating up quick and the guys go heavy on the pigskin, with some NHL and NBA peppered in.
Episode Six: Why Vancouver is immune to mediocrity
Whilst also previewing the biggest games across every major sports coming up over the next seven days, The Week Ahead Podcast returns with a little more controversy for its sixth episode. As part of our drive to help better the city's sportscape and fanscape, Ryan and Jay touch on why Vancouver is immune to mediocrity, following another early playoff exit. You can find Part I of our ' Vancouver Fan Experience' discussion here and Part II here.
Episode Five: How to better BC Place
Ryan Sullivan and Jay DeMerit talk about building a better atmosphere within Vancouver's largest stadium. They also talk about idiots on Twitter, the Whitecaps momentous playoff game and get into every sport on the map to preview the biggest games and headlines in The Week Ahead.
Episode Four: How to improve the Vancouver fan experience
It's not always a hard thing to do, but it can get tricky when you've been doing the same thing for so long. Ryan and Jay talk about the Vancouver sports fan experience. With attendance numbers dropping throughout the city, it's time a few tinkers were made and the guys make their suggestions.
Episode Three: Calling out the losers at your gym
The fellas start things out checking out the week that was, along with the biggest 'Headlines' in The Week Ahead. Ryan and Jay then touch on some gym etiquette, wings, wine and the biggest stories facing North American sports. With some massive games coming up in the NHL and NFL, along with the NBA starting their regular season, the MLB postseason heating up, the return of the Champions League, Premier League and MLS heading for their playoffs - this was never once short of content.
Episode Two: Mike Pence, NHL Dollars and YVR's Best Public Toilet
Ryan and Jay return with some special guests, some giveaways and our BEST week yet. Lots of NFL, lots of NHL, MLS, Premier League, MLB...you name it! We chat it all not to mention, we answer Vancouver's most daunting question - just where is the best public toilet in the city? That and much more answered straight ahead! Enjoy.
Episode One: Sports, Wings, Wine and Sports
The very first episode of The Week Ahead Podcast is live! Ryan Sullivan and Jay DeMerit break down the biggest games over the next seven days in one hour. The goal was 30-35 minutes, so they missed their mark by a little bit. The guys touch on some behind the scenes stories, give away some swag and introduce their first contest courtesy of Indochino. They also somehow found a way to devour three boxes of hot wings and a bottle of Pinos Noir without chewing or drinking into the...