The Suspendables

The Suspendables

May 19, 2020 1 hr 3 min

#50 WAYNE GRETZKY...Like You've Never Heard Him!

It's our 50th show and WAYNE GRETZKY joins Russ and Jim this week! The Great One talks candidly about: • What makes him nervous • Advice for parents with kids • The stunt he pulled on Mike Weir • His dad Walter • Brett Hull • Paul Henderson • Dustin Johnson • His kids • Janet Gretzky • The Prime Minister • Kid Rock And much, much more...!
May 12, 2020 54 min

#49 And How Did That Go For You?

Russ gives us a list of the best trips he's been on. NHL'er Brendan Leipsic carves up a bunch of players and wives on social media...not good. Jimmy's mother was priceless. Rick Tocchet is the brunt of merciless jokes. Russ gives us his stand up comic routine. And the answer to: Which team is going to be in trouble when the NHL fires back up?
May 05, 2020 51 min

#48 Older and Dumber

The boys disagree about hockey coming back. Jimmy needs tricks as he ticks off the years. Signs you need to retire. Roger Neilson found loopholes in the rules so they had to change them. and...RUSS GOT NAKED ON A GOLF COURSE!
Apr 28, 2020 1 hr 18 min

#47 Who's On First?

I ask Rusty to tell us a bunch of "firsts " that happened for him A hilarious story about a fight this player was not supposed to lose but got annihilated People can't get enough of Courtnall running Mike Vernon during the Stanley Cup final How to get people off your golf course A great interview with 6 time Stanley Cup champ Kevin Lowe
Apr 21, 2020 1 hr 0 min

#46 C'mon! Get Serious.

Get Serious? We tried but it didn't last. Who in the NHL just walked away from 17mil ? The league is floating plans about saving the season..and players think it will be the toughest Cup to win Some of the fallout from COVID-19 has more than a few fans saying they won't attend games even after things get back to normal Thoughts on NHL expansion Russ had a summer job!! And you'll be puzzled how he's passing time these days Jungle gets drunk while in the hospital
Apr 14, 2020 1 hr 27 min

#45 Now That's Funny!

Russ and Jim get former NHL enforcer Kelly Chase on the line and give him the floor for 90 minutes. You're about to get speed-bagged by absolute hilarity from start to finish: An incredible story about meeting Gordie Howe. Rooming with Bobby Hull one evening after a night out. Dressing room gags and so much more. Enjoy!
Apr 07, 2020 49 min

#44 Time to Hand Out Some Awards

Marty McSorley gets the award for taking down Russ Oprah! Donation Boom Kelly Chase and Chris Chelios tie for the Ripper award. Humboldt Broncos Russ's streak of 44 consecutive shows with this in his hand. Jimmy gets the best effort award. It was never gonna work.
Mar 30, 2020 1 hr 2 min

#43 Oh, To Be Young...

Life of a college hockey player. Lawton Courtnall stops by and got in some trouble in his sophomore year and...well, Russ was a crazy coach !! Habs' player Jeff Petry and his wife step up and do a wonderful thing for frontline workers. Remember annoying flamboyant Larry Ryckman, owner of the Calgary Stampeders? Jimmy put him in his place. A hilarious gag Marty McSorley pulled on a loudmouth dude. Russ tells us how the Russians kept beating teams for 4 years straight. Russ hates trivia so we did some.
Mar 30, 2020 1 hr 1 min

#42 Bonus Episode: An Hour With Ty Gretzky

An hour with Ty Gretzky, Wayne's oldest son. Yes, we cover it all!
Mar 24, 2020 50 min

#41 It's All About the Love...Or Not!

So many great stories of sports figures stepping up and helping others. Kid Rock's generosity at a Courtnall event. How one player handled guys running their star. Tie Domi absolutely rips a star player.