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
March 3: Quentin Richardson and Springer’s Blue Jays debu
Mar 3, 2021
Mar 3, 2021
March 3: Quentin Richardson and Springer’s Blue Jays debu

Blue Jays play-by-play voice Ben Wagner discusses his experience covering this year’s spring training in Dunedin, George Springer’s Grapefruit League debut, and the Blue Jays’ crowded outfield depth (27:52). Steve Dangle, co-host of The Steve Dangle Podcast, stops by to participate in Good Show’s Leafs “Complaints” draft (50:37). Quentin Richardson, former NBA guard and co-host of the Knuckleheads podcast, weighs in on Zion Williamson and Damian Lillard withdrawing from this weekend’s All-Star skills events, his experience participating in the three-point competition, and Kyle Lowry’s future in Toronto (1:39:03). Louie DeBrusk, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, checks in from Edmonton to chat about the Oilers’ goaltending issues, their lack of physicality, and the Maple Leafs’ torrid start to the season (2:01:55). 

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

Mar 2, 2021
March 2: Blue Jays’ lineup versatility with Dan Shulman

Sportsnet’s Maria St. Aubin stops by for our weekly edition of Text Line Tuesday (30:24). Blue Jays play-by-play voice Dan Shulman weighs in on Alejandro Kirk’s development, Rowdy Tellez’s role this season, and the Blue Jays’ lineup versatility (50:58). Anthony Stewart, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, chimes in on Michael Hutchinson’s standout performance against Edmonton and the Maple Leafs’ improved defensive approach (1:35:54). Oilers defenceman Darnell Nurse discusses some of the chippiness during last night’s game against the Leafs, his impressions of the North Division, and his experience playing alongside Connor McDavid (2:00:13). 

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

Mar 1, 2021
March 1: Ernie Johnson and Vlad Jr. outlook with Joe Siddall

Ben and JD discuss the Maple Leafs’ 4-0 shutout win over the Oilers on Saturday and the postponement of Sunday’s Raptors-Bulls game (4:48). Sportsnet’s Justin Bourne weighs in on Mitch Marner’s strong play this season, his fit alongside John Tavares, and the Leafs’ current goaltending situation (49:08). Ernie Johnson, host of Inside the NBA on TNT, stops by to chat about Turner’s new docuseries, “The Inside Story,” and the NBA’s condensed second-half schedule (1:35:30). Joe Siddall, former MLB catcher and current Sportsnet analyst, discusses Vladimir Guerrero Jr.’s off-season weight loss transformation, Rowdy Tellez’s role this season, and Alejandro Kirk’s continued development (2:00:42). 

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

Feb 26, 2021
Feb. 26: Lowry trade speculation with Bobby Marks

Ben and JD discuss the latest trade speculation surrounding Kyle Lowry (6:09). Ben Nicholson-Smith, MLB Editor for Sportsnet and co-host of the At the Letters podcast, weighs in on Vladimir Guerrero Jr.’s drastic weight-loss transformation, Cavan Biggio’s proficiency at third base, and Rowdy Tellez’s fit on this Blue Jays roster (23:15). Colby Armstrong, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, discusses the evolving Matthews vs. McDavid debate and the Maple Leafs’ upcoming three-game mini-series against the Oilers (51:01). Coolbet’s Kris Abbott stops by to offer his favourite picks for the weekend (1:21:27). ESPN NBA Front Office Insider Bobby Marks chimes in on Lowry’s future in Toronto, what a Lowry trade might entail, and potential suitors for Norman Powell (1:40:34). Mike Florio, founder of ProFootballTalk, shares his thoughts on Russell Wilson’s dissent with the Seahawks and this off-season’s quarterback market (2:07:05).

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

Feb 25, 2021
Feb. 25: Danny Green and Mike Babcock backlash

Ben and JD discuss the Maple Leafs’ 2-1 overtime win against Calgary and William Nylander’s two-goal performance. Alvin Williams, former Raptors guard and current Sportsnet analyst, weighs in on Nick Nurse’s decision to bench Pascal Siakam during the fourth quarter of Wednesday night’s loss in Miami and Kyle Lowry’s future (30:54). Odds Shark sports analyst Joe Osborne stops by to share his favourite picks for tonight’s slate in the NBA and NHL (45:47). Former NHL forward Marc Savard weighs in on Mike Babcock’s reputation around the NHL, the Maple Leafs’ recent power play struggles, and Auston Matthews’ nagging wrist injury (1:12:58). Philadelphia 76ers guard Danny Green discusses his time in Toronto, winning back-to-back titles with the Raptors and Lakers, Fred VanVleet being omitted from the All-Star Game, and the Sixers’ strong start to the season (1:38:56). Sportsnet NHL Insider Elliotte Friedman stops by to chat about his reaction to Babcock’s interview with Christine Simpson and the Maple Leafs’ interest in pursuing another top six forward (2:04:16). 

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