Lead Off

Need a few laughs plus ammunition for your sports conversations around the office? Mike Zigomanis and Scott MacArthur are your teammates every morning. Lead Off your day the right way.

Listen live weekdays from 6:00 to 9:00 AM on Sportsnet 590 The FAN.

Recent Episodes
Aug 12: Dubas and Shanahan face the media
Aug 12, 2020
Aug 12, 2020
Aug 12: Dubas and Shanahan face the media

Ziggy and Scotty discuss what they want to hear from the Leafs’ front office today at their media availability. Dan Shulman talks about how having a dedicated “home” at Sahlen field will help the Jays moving forward (1:00:00). Brian Burke conducts a post mortem on the Leafs’ season (1:18:12). Then Adnan Virk gives his thoughts on the draft lottery results and if he believes the Raptors are a real threat to go back-to-back (1:53:46).

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.

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 11: No consolation prize for Toronto

Ziggy and Scotty discuss the Rangers being awarded the first-overall pick in the NHL Draft. Dave Maloney talks about how Alexis Lafreniere can help the Blueshirts (50:51). Jon Morosi explains how close MLB is to canceling the Cardinals’ season (1:05:12). Kevin Bieksa breaks down what went wrong for the Leafs in their series against the Blue Jackets (1:26:25). Then Wendel Clark joins to describe the pressure that comes with being an NHL first-overall selection (1:57:43).

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.

Aug 11, 2020
Headliner: Wendel Clark

The former Leafs captain talks about what he saw in Toronto’s series loss to the Blue Jackets, what he believes needs to change for the team to take the next step, who may be on his way out of the organization and the pressure that will be on Alexis Lafreniere coming in as the eventual first-overall selection.

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.

Aug 10, 2020
Aug 10: What now?

Ziggy and Scotty discuss the Leafs losing their qualifying-round series to the Blue Jackets before Gord Stellick joins to break down what comes next for the team (16:15). Stephen Brunt explains how the Blue Jackets were able to shut down the Leafs high-powered offence (59:12). Andrew Raycroft talks about the Bruins’ struggles in the round-robin (1:25:41). Then Colby Armstrong makes his picks for each first-round playoff matchup (1:54:13).

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

Aug 7, 2020
Aug. 7: On the brink

Ziggy and Scotty discuss the Leafs’ disappointing loss to the Blue Jackets last night. Elliotte Friedman offers his takeaways from Game 3 (1:26:51). Then Brian Burke breaks down what the Leafs have to do to stay alive in the series (1:48:41).

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.