Episode 37

Published on:

2nd Apr 2021

Ep: 37 Bianca to the Finals!

Bianca Andreescu's week at the Miami Open, Blue Jays opening day, UFC fights made and not made, Toronto Maple Leafs and Raptors covered with more in this Pod!

Timestamps Approximate

We kick off with the biggest headline in Canadian sporting news, Bianca Andreescu (04:09) discussing her quarter and semi finals wins, along with how she matches up against Ash Barty for the final.

In the Baseball Bit (21:47) Owen talks Blue Jays opening day win over the Yankees (22:40) as well as the Home Run stolen from Bellinger by bad boring baseball rules (29:20).

In Combat Corner (31:49) Max talks about the surprising Nate Diaz vs Leon Edwards matchup, as well as Kevin Holland stepping in to replace Darren Till against Marvin Vettori (36:04). Also Jon Jones asking for big money to face Ngannou with the fight stalling (38:56) the general state of UFC and fighter pay.

In Talkin' Hockey we go deep on the Leafs (44:55) discussing the powerplay, Campbell, some potential trades and whether the slump is over. Also some credit to the Montreal Candiens recent success (01:01:37)

In Bball Talk (01:06:24) Owen talks Cousins (01:07:12) Luka Doncic (01:09:11) and Aldridge (01:10:15) as well as the Toronto Raptors looking ready to tank (01:11:39).

Intro Song Mystery Train by UIC https://open.spotify.com/track/3CBI2Nkyd2sx3iWkDmXgnO?si=ij50q1FSQhKp2e7B7daL

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The Sports NextDoor Podcast
Two Toronto boys who grew up next door to each other talking, playing and breathing sports, continuing to do just that. Tune in to hear analysis and reactions to the latest happenings in the NFL, NBA, NHL, UFC, and more...
Sports NextDoor is a new hybrid sports show hosted by two Toronto boys who grew up born 8 months and 1 door apart. Both having a love of sports, each with their own specific interests with some overlap. Sports NextDoor brings the passionate expert breakdown and analysis of traditional sporting coverage through monologues as Max and Owen catch each other up on the world of their unique sports of interests. As well as the laid back chatcast style that has emerged in the last decade of podcasting, while going through the overlapping areas of interest in the week. With a wide variety of topics in the Sporting world covered every episode , there's almost guaranteed to be something for every sports fan.

Divided into regular sections: Baseball Bit, Football Fancave, Combat Corner, NBA Storylines and Talkin' Hockey. Follow this podcast for regular coverage of all the important matches and news that occur in these sports. Along with a special place in our hearts for all things Toronto, plus whatever catches our eye in the Boxing, Tennis and Soccer worlds.

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