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Ben Ennis and JD Bunkis share their fearless and unique opinions on sports, pop culture and life in Toronto with a wide variety of interesting guests. They’re two guys who try not to take themselves too seriously and have fun every day.

Listen live weekdays from 9:00 to noon on Sportsnet 590 The FAN.

Recent Episodes
Dec. 5: Channing Frye on Raptors’ Championship Culture
Dec 5, 2019
Dec 5, 2019
Dec. 5: Channing Frye on Raptors’ Championship Culture

Ben & JD parse over the Leafs’ 3-1 loss to the Avalanche and dive into the team’s search for an identity. MLB Network insider Jon Morosi weighs in on the Blue Jays’ ongoing pursuit of free agent pitching and possible trade candidates (24:32). Odds Shark sports analyst Joe Osborne checks in to tee up Thursday Night Football and offers his favourite bet of the weekend (40:54). R.J. Choppy, co-host of Shan & R.J. on 105.3 The FAN in Dallas, chimes in on Jason Garrett’s future with the Cowboys and Dak Prescott’s impending contract negotiation (49:37). Channing Frye, former NBA forward and co-host of Handles on NBA TV, checks in to discuss the Raptors’ championship culture and Nick Nurse’s coaching prowess (1:08:54).

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Dec 4, 2019
Dec. 4: Ryan Borucki talks rehab and Blue Jays

Ben & JD parse over the Leafs’ 6-1 loss to the Flyers on Tuesday and assess the team’s current sample size under new head coach Sheldon Keefe (8:48). The guys dive into the Raptors’ loss against Miami and evaluate Kyle Lowry’s performance in his first game back from injury (19:34). Later, Dan Hanzus, co-host of the Around the NFL podcast, checks in to discuss Ron Rivera’s dismissal in Carolina and the NFL’s league-wide kicking woes (45:28). Blue Jays starting pitcher Ryan Borucki joins the show to chat about his rehab from last year’s elbow injury and his expectations for the Blue Jays in 2020 (1:03:58). 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Dec 3, 2019
Dec. 3: Raps host the Heat & Seattle jumps atop the NFC West

Ben & JD open the show by discussing the Seahawks’ 37-30 victory over the Vikings on Monday night and chime in on the impending returns of Mitch Marner and Kyle Lowry (2:47). Later, former Raptors guard Alvin Williams checks in to chat about Kyle Lowry’s leadership prowess and Fred VanVleet’s continued maturation as an elite floor general (48:06). Former Pro Bowl quarterback Carson Palmer closes out the show by commenting on Tom Brady’s recent struggles and Josh Allen’s ongoing development (1:07:22). 

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Dec 2, 2019
Dec 2: Leafs and Raptors rolling along

Ben and JD are with you to recap a busy weekend in sports that included a Maple Leafs win over the Sabres, the Raptors blowing out the Utah Jazz, and concerns about the New England Patriots following their loss to the Texans (14:50).  Former Canadian Men’s Basketball National Team guard Carl English talks about his experience with Canada Basketball and his new book Chasing A Dream: The Carl English Story (49:07); Super Bowl champion Cliff Avril formerly of the Seahawks looks ahead to MNF featuring Seattle and Minnesota and recaps the other games from Week 13 (1:11:03).

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

Nov 29, 2019
Nov. 29: Hutch Gets the Call & Peters is no longer head coach in Calgary

Ben & JD weigh in on the Bills' victory over the Cowboys on Thursday and parse over Dak Prescott's recent struggles (7:17). Brad Gagnon, NFL scribe for Bleacher Report, chimes in on NFL's kicking woes and the Bills' ceiling this season (22:57). Later, the guys delve into the Blue Jays' offseason and their ongoing pursuit of starting pitching (40:05). Sportsnet's Geoff Lowe joins Ben & JD in studio for our Week 13 edition of the Cool Picks (51:18). Sportsnet hockey columnist Eric Francis checks in from Calgary to discuss Bill Peters' dismissal and the Flames' handling of their internal investigation (1:12:18).

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.