Good Show

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
Feb. 24: Trade Deadline Special with Justin Bourne, Chris Johnston, Brian Burke and Colby Armstrong
Feb 24, 2020
Feb 24, 2020
Feb. 24: Trade Deadline Special with Justin Bourne, Chris Johnston, Brian Burke and Colby Armstrong

Airing from Sportsnet’s CBC studios, Ben and JD are joined by Justin Bourne for a special trade deadline edition of Good Show! The guys parse over the Leafs’ loss to the Hurricanes on Saturday and Toronto’s inability to muster offence against emergency goalie David Ayres (2:28). Sportsnet NHL Insider Chris Johnston stops by to chat about Tyson Barrie’s trade market and the Hurricanes’ acquisition of Vincent Trocheck (45:43). Brian Burke, former NHL general manager and current Sportsnet analyst, weighs in on Ayres’ appearance against Toronto and Kyle Dubas’ frustration with his team’s recent play (1:13:51). Sportsnet’s Colby Armstrong joins the guys to chat about Chris Kreider’s contract extension (1:45:38) before making way for fellow NHL alumnus Anthony Stewart, who breaks Wayne Simmonds’ trade to Buffalo (2:00:14).

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.

Feb 21, 2020
Feb. 21: Quentin Richardson on playing with Steve Nash and the Raptors’ title defence

Ben and JD parse over the Leafs’ 4-0 win over the Penguins and discuss the Raptors’ biggest storylines down the stretch of the regular season (23:40). Quentin Richardson, former 13-year NBA veteran and co-host of the Knuckleheads podcast, chimes in on his relationship with Canadian basketball icon Steve Nash and the Eastern Conference’s current crop of title contenders (45:00). Sportsnet’s Michael Grange discusses Marc Gasol’s injury status and Pascal Siakam’s continued maturation as the Raptors’ go-to scorer (1:05:03).

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.

Feb 20, 2020
Feb. 20: Cliff Floyd on the lingering ramifications of the Astros’ sign-stealing scandal

Ben and JD weigh in on Sheldon Keefe’s decision to start Frederik Andersen on Thursday against Pittsburgh and possible reform to the NFL’s existing playoff format (3:58). Cliff Floyd, former MLB outfielder and current MLB Network analyst, checks in to discuss the Astros’ sign-stealing scandal and opposing players speaking out on the issue (47:58). Former NBA head coach PJ Carlesimo discusses the Clippers’ chances in the Western Conference and the Raptors’ ceiling this season (1:07:21).

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.

Feb 19, 2020
Feb. 19: Chris Bosh on the NBA’s revised All-Star format and Hall of Fame snub

Ben and JD discuss the Leafs’ lack of urgency against Pittsburgh and Rob Manfred’s apology after referring to the Commissioner’s Trophy as a “piece of metal” (1:54). Former Raptors forward Chris Bosh joins the show to chat about the NBA’s revised All-Star Game format and his omission from the 2020 Naismith Hall of Fame induction class (46:23). Sportsnet’s Shi Davidi checks in from Dunedin to discuss Nate Pearson’s development and how the organization intends to manage his workload this season (1:09:05).

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.

Feb 18, 2020
Feb. 18: Dan Plesac on opposing players’ criticism of the Astros and Seerat Sohi on the Raptors’ ceiling

Ben is back and the boys kick off the show by discussing Rob Manfred’s comments about the Astros’ sign-stealing ordeal and whether the team’s 2017 World Series title should have been vacated (11:59). Maria St. Aubin stops by for Text Line Tuesday (27:40). Dan Plesac, former major league pitcher and current MLB Network analyst, discusses the culture of secrecy in baseball, opposing players’ widespread criticism towards the Astros, and the legacy of the late Tony Fernandez (45:43). Yahoo Sports’ Seerat Sohi checks in to chat about NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago, the adoption of the Elam Ending, and the Raptors’ season to date (1:07:24).

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.