Leafs Hour

Every weekday, Ben Ennis and JD Bunkis take listeners inside the Toronto Maple Leafs with expert guests and no shortage of opinion.

Listen live weekdays from 10:00 to 11:00 AM on Sportsnet 590 The FAN.

Recent Episodes
March 3: Louie DeBrusk and Leafs “Complaints” Draft
Mar 3, 2021
Mar 3, 2021
March 3: Louie DeBrusk and Leafs “Complaints” Draft

Steve Dangle, co-host of The Steve Dangle Podcast, joins Ben and JD to participate in Good Show’s Leafs “Complaints” draft. Louie DeBrusk, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, weighs in on the Oilers’ goaltending issues and the Maple Leafs’ torrid start to the season. 

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: Darnell Nurse & Leafs’ defence with Anthony Stewart

Ben and JD discuss the Maple Leafs’ 3-0 shutout win over the Oilers on Monday night. Anthony Stewart, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, weighs in on Wayne Simmonds’ ongoing recovery from his wrist injury, Michael Hutchinson’s standout performance against Edmonton, and the Leafs’ improved defensive approach. Oilers defenceman Darnell Nurse discusses the physicality during last night’s game against the Leafs, his strong play so far this season, and adjusting to the North Division.

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: Marner magic, forward depth with Justin Bourne

Ben and JD share their thoughts on the Maple Leafs’ 4-0 shutout win over the Oilers on Saturday. Justin Bourne, co-host of Hockey Central, weighs in on Mitch Marner’s chemistry with John Tavares, the Leafs’ current forward depth, and Jack Campbell’s return from injury. 

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: Colby Armstrong on Matthews vs. McDavid

Colby Armstrong, former NHL forward and current Sportsnet analyst, weighs in on the evolving Matthews vs. McDavid debate and the Maple Leafs’ upcoming three-game mini-series against Edmonton.

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: Nylander’s heroics, Babcock backlash

Ben and JD discuss the Maple Leafs’ 2-1 overtime win on Wednesday and William Nylander breaking out of his slump with two goals. Later, the guys share their thoughts on Mike Babcock’s interview with Christine Simpson on Sportsnet’s “The Big Picture.” Former NHL forward Marc Savard weighs in on Babcock’s reputation around the NHL, the Maple Leafs’ recent power play struggles, and Auston Matthews’ nagging wrist injury. Sportsnet NHL Insider Elliotte Friedman stops by to chat about his reaction to Babcock’s interview and the Maple Leafs’ desire to improve their current forward depth. 

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.