Julian and Tristan return to discuss some Canadian sports media personalities who’ve recently been laid off from Bell Media, while also considering their own careers in sports media. The duo also looks ahead to their 100th episode.
Kevin and Duane talk to Canadian soccer player Marcus Haber, formerly of Pacific FC and Cavalry FC in the Canadian Premier League and now playing for Visakha FC in the Cambodian C-League, about his CanPL experience, the player salaries, the playing condition and more on his experience in Canada’s to league.
Tuesdays Are For Europe: Villas-Boas Quits, the Ligue 1 Rights Mess and Who’s The Best Team In Europe? – Soccer Today (February 2nd, 2021)
Kevin and Duane talk about Villas-Boas resignation offer, about the media rights of Ligue 1, the Copa Libertadores and discuss which team is the best in Europe.
The Scrum Podcast – Episode 98 – What Impact Will the CF Montreal Rebrand Have (ft. Jeremy Filosa of 98.5 FM)
The Scrum Podcast is back for 2021. Julian, Tristan and producer Kevin Laramee discuss the media and fan fallout from CF Montreal (formerly the Montreal Impact)’s rebranding event with special guest Jeremy Filosa of 98.5 FM in Montreal.
This week’s episode sees Julian and Tristan count down the 30 best Canadian sports media professionals in Canada. You might even hear from some of the list’s members in this week’s episode!
This week’s episode features TSN’s James Duthie. In addition to working as a host for TSN’s hockey coverage and a number of marquee sports events, he is the writer of “Beauties: Hockey’s Greatest Untold Stories” (and the host of its accompanying podcast). Duthie joins Julian and Tristan and talks about the book, plays a voice memo he received from a future Hall of Famer, and tells us his favourite moments from hosting TSN’s TradeCentre and Free Agent Frenzy coverage.
This week’s guest is Jose M. Romero of the Arizona Republic. He and Craig Harris were the two writers who wrote about Mitchell Miller, the Arizona Coyotes draft pick who had previously been convicted for bullying a mentally disabled Black teenager. Romero discusses how he came across the story, his thoughts on Miller showing no remorse, and what the Coyotes need to do to make this situation right.
This week’s episode of The Scrum Podcast features four-time Olympic champion and former Team Canada and Brampton Thunder forward Jayna Hefford to discuss Secret Deoderant’s $1 million dollar investment to the Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association.
The Scrum Podcast – Episode 93 – The Black Girl Hockey Club Wants You to Get Uncomfortable (ft. BGHC’s Renee Hess)
This week’s episode features Renee Hess, the executive director and founder of the Black Girl Hockey Club.
Renee discusses how she fell in love with the sport of hockey, her impressions of the NHL’s attempts at being more inclusive and diverse, and the Hockey Diversity Alliance.
This week, Julian and Tristan discuss the protest efforts of major sports leagues in light of a Black man, Jacob Blake, being shot seven times in the back by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Julian and Tristan also focus on how late the NHL was in participating and if they’ve made up for it.