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Armchair Commentary

By David
A debate on the many different takes and topics in sports from amateurs. Plenty of opinions.
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Let’s go Ovi & Butler rules
I let the internet choose a NCAA hoops team for me and Ovi is chasing greatness.
November 11, 2021
Hey Basketball
I decide that im going to try and be a better basketball fan. Hockey is miserable, No Blue jays in the World Series and The Patriots are not going on a run. lets give Hoops a real chance this year.
October 26, 2021
Hockey is back again
Hockey is back and im not sure how invested I can be for a full 82 games, I also touch on the Seattle Kraken and the MLB playoffs (the Astros Cheated once get over it) 
October 15, 2021
MLB Post Season and Week 5 in the NFL
I talk about the Sad days for the Toronto Blue Jays and Also give a quick run down from Week 5 in the NFL
October 14, 2021
Tommy’s back
Tom Brady returns to Foxboro and I’m not ok with it. But that’s ok. It’s complicated. Welcome To Football in 2021
October 1, 2021
UFC 266
Fight night Phil joins me to talk UFC 266 main card and and gives his picks
September 25, 2021
Way to Early NFL predictions
With 1 week of NFL Action in the books I take a look at each division and break down where I think each team will finish. Do I make any Bold predictions? Will I have to eat my hat?  #nospoilers
September 21, 2021
Fantasy Frenzy
After a one week break I am back talking about The Armchair commentary Fantasy league draft and some strategies on drafting if you still have some late start leagues.  Dont forget to follow on social media and over on youtube!
September 11, 2021
Home sweet Home
The coyotes are done in Glendale the blue Jays are in tough trying to make the playoffs
August 29, 2021
Shohei Ohtani is making a strong case for mvp, the Jays are slumping, the NHL goes Mad Men and people overreact to pre season NFL games
August 20, 2021
Fantasy football basics
It’s been 2 years of the armchair commentary and wanted to bring you a super quick very basic run down of things to look out for in fantasy football
August 15, 2021
UFC 265
Fight night Phil is back to break down the main card and offer picks on UFC 265 and we briefly touch on the mlb trade deadline
August 6, 2021
Free agent frenzy
I’m joined by Zack Kelly (amateuranalyst on TIktok to discuss the off-season moves as well as a recap of a crazy first day of free agent signings
July 30, 2021
The Seattle Kraken expansion draft revoew
This week we review the selections made by the Seattle Kraken. The NHLs newest team has made its picks and we give our very early thoughts on them
July 24, 2021
All star highs and lows
A quick chat about vladdy Jr, Shea Weber and The Bucks
July 17, 2021
UFC 264: McGregor Poirier 3
Talking with Fight night Phil and Danny Fyffe about UFC 264
July 9, 2021
Vladdy is the MVP
The Suns advance to the NBA finals, the Lightning look unstoppable and Vladdy is my MVP
July 1, 2021
The Habs deserve to be there
Wander Franco makes his debut, Suns in 4 and the Montreal Canadiens deserve to be in the semi finals
June 24, 2021
The US Open and MLBs identity crisis
I’m joined by friend of the show Danny Fyffe to talk US Open and cheating in baseball
June 16, 2021
Adesanya Vs Vettori 2
I’m joined by Phil Borg to talk about the upcoming UFC 263 Adesanya Vettori 2 we break down all of the main card fights and give you picks for each of the bouts.
June 10, 2021
Fire Charlie?
I’m Joined by Famed Twitter personality and fan of all things Bluejays @Bluejaysdad to talk: Robot umpires, sci-fi baseball movie? The role of the manager and Vladdy Jr.
June 4, 2021
New channel who dis?
A few announcements and some changes coming up I review the Stanley cup playoffs and show some love to a Vladdy Jr
May 28, 2021
For the first time in forever
We are talking leafs Habs and the NHL playoffs as it is the series we have been waiting for. Hockey playoffs in full swing and we drop some predictions
May 20, 2021
The Yankees
Steve and I dive head first into compiling a list of Bronx bombers we consider greats (that we’ve seen play) did we miss anyone?
May 14, 2021
Ground hog day
The Habs lose the leafs win the raptors aren’t great the Jays are mediocre! It’s ground hog day! Also Tom Wilson is a clown ..
May 7, 2021
David gets mad!
I’m upset. At the leafs, Auston Matthews, the Toronto broadcasting Corp and probably other things too
April 30, 2021
This is Our F*ckin City!
Derek LeBlanc is back to talk one of his favourite topics: Greatest Red Sox team we’ve ever seen (although some people just break the rules)
April 23, 2021
Fans are Irrational
Steve and I review the week that was including fans making fantasy GM trades (trust me Foligno was a good pick up)
April 16, 2021
Campbells soup
Steve and I talk the Jays struggles, the leafs the Habs and Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Stump the Steve brought to you by: the Sherlocked podcast
April 9, 2021
Opening day!
The day has finally come! Opening day is here and we are talking Blue Jays... we also touch on the leafs and Habs and stump the Steve is back again!
April 2, 2021
By the book
We talk trade deadline, the not so super Maple leafs and we almost forgot to talk about why refs are trash. Stump the Steve is presented by My name is Searle podcast and Derek Leblanc
March 26, 2021
Highway to the Danger Zone
Steve and I are concerned about our hockey teams performances over the past few weeks and Stump the Steve is back!
March 19, 2021
Stump the Steve!
We put Steve’s legendary sports knowledge to the test with some obscure sports trivia
March 12, 2021
TJ Brodie Stan-cast
Steve waxes poetic about TJ Brodie (and other leafs) and we finally talk some baseball as we look forward to the jays upcoming year
March 5, 2021
This week we talk: Leafy D l, fired head coaches, all star games are lame (but not as lame as the hart trophy) and Mr Eldrick Woods
February 26, 2021
Matthews will score 50
Steve makes a not so bold prediction about Austin Matthews, we talk about the Colts new QB and Fernando Tatis Jr.
February 19, 2021
The greatest sports team ever assembled
Steve and I take a look at the 1992 Men’s Olympic basketball team including testing Steve’s memory on air with a quiz
February 12, 2021
Strike first, Strike hard , no mercy
There’s a football game happening so briefly touch on it, Tyler Toffoli in MVP form. Auston Matthews can’t rock a moustache and all star games are dumb
February 6, 2021
Every damn time
Brady’s in the Super Bowl again, Steve hates Dana white and the Scotia North division is better than your division
January 29, 2021
For the ‘Chips
This we are talking about: the championship weekend games, avocado and black bean slander, George springer and The Nets never playing D ever.
January 22, 2021
The NFL playoffs are our focus this week (and a certain blockbuster trade in the NBA)
January 15, 2021
Bunch of Hosers eh?
Justin Murphy is back to talk some puck as we break down each of the division and no one is a homer at all (spoiler alert 3/3 speakers on this podcasts are homers) welcome to season 3!
January 8, 2021
Are the Raptors done this early into the season? Plus we talk about 2 different kinds of Football pain
December 31, 2020
The Player Haters Ball
We are talking about what happened this past week in the NFL and are NBA players the most hated players In all of sports?
December 24, 2020
Whacky AFC
We give our thoughts on the AFC east and talk about why Giannis isn’t overrated
December 19, 2020
NFC Least?
Steve and I discuss how the NFC is shaping up and in particular what is happening in our favourite former punching bag division the nfc east.
December 12, 2020
Maple Laughs
Justin is back talking All time worst leafs plus we talk the week that was I. Sports.
December 4, 2020
Valhalla Awaits
We are talking about the week that was in the NFL. The colts are world beaters and some how Matt Patricia is employed. Plus FVV gets paid
November 27, 2020
Knicks doing Knick things
Why not? And other roster building advice from the New York Knocks are covered in this weeks episode. Steve and I talk the week that was in football and the madness that is the NBA
November 20, 2020
Not so super Tom
In a year where Tom Brady has attempted to assemble a cast of “all stars” Steve and I check on the viability of super teams and show how more often then not they fail
November 13, 2020
How bout dem Cowboys
Steve and I harken back to a time when the cowboys weren’t a tire fire of a franchise. We also touch on gatekeeping fandom.
November 6, 2020
Tailgating with Charboyz
We are joined by Jason Bourgoin to talk Cleveland browns, BBQ and what brought him back to food.
November 3, 2020
Revenge is a dish best served in a trash can
We are talking Houston Astro’s and the World Series. It’s time to put this to bed as Steve and I each voice our opinions after Houston’s most recent playoff run
October 23, 2020
F*uckin Kyle Brady?!
We are joined by Special guest Jeremy Greene (co-host of sportsocracy and ESPN radio host in Asheville NC) to talk some football and what it’s really like being a Jets fan
October 16, 2020
Ask us Anything
Steve and I answer your questions from favourite wing sauce to who is the Goat? Don’t forget to subscribe and follow us on social media
October 10, 2020
A potpourri of sports are discussed in this weeks episode
October 2, 2020
Ride the Pine
Steve and I are back talking busts only this time on the ice
September 26, 2020
I like Big Busts
We’re talking flame outs, dummies and tragically Injured this week. The NFL chews up players often but this week we dedicate our episode to those who get the tag ‘Bust’
September 18, 2020
Eff Skip Bayless
Skip Bayless Sucks. Steve and I also talk raptors MLb playoffs and the disaster that is NFL opening night
September 11, 2020
Cheater cheater pumpkin eater
Steve and start off talking about the 1988 olympics and Ben Johnson but continue the talk into steroid. Warning. The raptors were playing and Steve gets upset
September 4, 2020
Once again sports take a pause to talk about Human Rights. Steve and i do our best not to yell. One of us fails a bit. ****warning***** F bombs were dropped
August 28, 2020
Glory and the Pain
We take a trip back to 2007. A revamped patriots offense takes the league by storm only to run into a gritty strong willed and underrated NYG D
August 21, 2020
What kind of effect can one suspension have on an entire league? Steve and I chat about the 2016 NBA finals and the events that lead up to it.
August 14, 2020
Bubbles, Baseball and Ballers
Too much to cover for just one topic so Steve and I jump around talking about MLB mishandling of Covid. The NHL and NBA having great success (plus some basketball picks) and what does it all mean?
August 7, 2020
Puck you! Hockey is back!
Friend of the show Justin Murphy is back talking about the NHL restart. We break down the whacky world of return to play and make some spicy and bold predictions (and some boring one too)
July 31, 2020
Fantasy island
No, not that one. This fantasy island is where Jack provides us with the best advice on how to draft and win your fantasy football league. Check it out!
July 25, 2020
Show me the Money!
You ever see a ludicrous sports contract and say “why did they do that?!” Steve and I both have and we discuss some of those contracts on this weeks episode
July 17, 2020
Hey, Remember when...
Steve and i take a trip down memory lane discussing some of the more memorable sports moments in our past. Some are devastating some are glorious but all are unforgettable
July 10, 2020
Doc and the Blue Birds
Who would you have as your all time best blue jays starting line up? Steve and I break down ours you don’t want to miss it
July 3, 2020
Best there is, Best there was....
You know the rest! Steve and i are coming at you from the top rope as we chat about the greatest wrestlers we’ve ever seen. Woooooooo! You don’t want to miss it
June 26, 2020
Legends of the Round ball
Steve and I are back talking greats this time with our focus turned to the hard court.
June 19, 2020
Pocket presence
On this weeks episode Steve and I argue about Clutch, bring up some fringe black aces who might sneak into your list and break down why System QBs aren’t bad. It’s our greatest QBs we’ve ever seen
June 12, 2020
On this episode we talk about some Athletes who have used their platform for good and those who have decided to do the opposite
June 5, 2020
The Blue and White forever
Steve finally gets his Shot to talk all Leafs with Guest Justin Murphy as they break down the best leafs they’ve ever seen in an all time greatest team
May 29, 2020
Pucks in deep
Steve and I talk about the best forwards we have ever seen
May 22, 2020
Staunch Defenders
Our tackling of greats takes a trip on the ice again as Steve and I chat about the Greatest D men we have ever seen
May 15, 2020
Keepers of the Crease
In our continuing series of Best players we’ve ever seen Steve and I tackle hockey and the last line of defense. Who’s your top 4 Goaltenders?
May 8, 2020
Bastions of the Battery
Steve and I break down the best pitchers we have ever seen (yes we get it Cy Young was incredible)
May 1, 2020
The Future is.....
Steve and I recap the NFL Draft. We give you some great picks and some question marks. Let us know your thoughts!
April 24, 2020
Mount Hit-more
Steve Steele and i discuss the merits of players on our own personal mount Rushmore of hitting. *disclaimer* we based our decisions off of guys we have watched.
April 17, 2020
Cardiac Habs
Guest Steve Steele and I relive the last time a Canadian team won the Stanley cup
April 9, 2020
Back to Back
I’m joined by @bluejaysdad to discuss the differences and significance of the ‘92 and ‘93 World Series victories by the Toronto Blue Jays
April 3, 2020
NFL offseason movers and shakers
Guest Derek Leblanc and I run down some of the bigger and stranger moves that have happened this offseason so far
March 26, 2020
I’m joined by one of the Co-founders of popped off Media to talk about the evolution of eSports
March 20, 2020
My reaction to the news of Brady leaving the Patriots and Joining the Tampa bay Buccaneers
March 17, 2020
On hold
With the fast moving Covid-19 forcing the hand of of many sports leagues what will the impact be?
March 13, 2020
Will it last?
Steve steel and I have a conversation about the long term viability of the XFL. Will it last?
March 6, 2020
The Great 8 and the the great chase
Steve Steele and i debate the merits of Ovechkin chasing down Wayne Gretzky’s all time goal record
February 28, 2020
Bonus!!! Deadline recap episode!
Just give my thoughts on the days events! Check it out!
February 25, 2020
NHL deadline day
Check out my conversation with Puck head and friend of the show Matthew Slaunwhite as we break down the could be deals for this upcoming NHL trade deadline.
February 21, 2020
NBA mid season Review
Steve Steele is back talking basketball. We review our previous picks and predictions from October to see how things went and dive into who we think is going to take home the NBA championship
February 14, 2020
Ok BlueJay! Let’s. Play. Ball
I have a chat about the state of the blue jays with @BlueJaysDad
February 7, 2020
Super Bowl Show
Steve Steele is back talking about the biggest football game of the year. We talk X factors and make predictions. We also pay tribute to Kobe Bryant at the end of the episode after the tragic loss of 9 lives this past weekend *this episode contains swear words*
January 31, 2020
Mid season NHL recap
Matt and I revisit our previous discussion on the NHL 2019-2020 season and break down our predictions. We also talk about what we think will happen in the last 30 ish games
January 24, 2020
National Champions
Matthew Slaunwhite and I break down the big game and Jack Schwarz talks about Fantasy impact of this upcoming class of Rookies
January 17, 2020
Playoff Madness
Matthew Slaunwhite and i are talking about the upcoming divisional playoff games and hit on some X factor players
January 11, 2020
Episode #20: For Team & Country
I chat with Matthew Slaunwhite about the world junior championship hockey tournament. A staple of many Canadian households
December 31, 2019
Episode #19: A Hobby Reborn
I’m in conversation with the Mayor of Boomtown Vic Nava III about what got him into trading cards. What he enjoys about the hobby and some of the crazy heights it’s gone to.
December 18, 2019
Iconic: World Wrestling entertainment or Formally know as the WWF
Guest Derek LeBlanc and I take a trip down memory lane discussing some of the more iconic and legendary wrestlers. From The Nature Boy to the Ninth wonder To the People’s Champ.
December 12, 2019
Iconic: The New England Patriots
It’s finally time for me to gush about why I love the patriots. Almost 2 decades of winning l, lots of controversy lots of love. Lots of hate
December 6, 2019
Iconic : The 2004 Red Sox
Derek LeBlanc and i relive the season that “broke” the Red Sox out of their championship slump.
November 30, 2019
Iconic: the Dynasty 49ers
Jack Schwarz and I talk about the dynasty years of the San Fransisco 49ers
November 22, 2019
Iconic: The 80’s Oilers
I talk you through what makes the 1980s oilers so incredible and why they’ll never be matched
November 15, 2019
Episode #13: Cleveland is bad in perpetuity
Sorry Cleveland. The Browns are terrible. Again. Steve Steele and I are doing our best to maybe figure out what makes a team as especially awful as Cleveland has been. Again if you see a Browns fan give them a hug. They probably need it
November 9, 2019
Episode #12: Let’s go Streaking!
This week I’m talking about streaks and what makes them interesting. I am way under the weather and riding solo so please forgive
October 31, 2019
Episode #11: More than a game
This week I’m talking Dodgeball with the President and Vice President of the Nova Scotia Dodgeball Association about how dodgeball is a sport and not just a game
October 20, 2019
Episode #10: But I need these baskets back!
We are talking all things Hoops! Steve Steele and I are talking upcoming nba season and even go over some over rated or underrated players
October 11, 2019
Episode #9: Holy Puck!
A brand new season of hockey has started and my guest Matthew Slaunwhite and I are making bold predictions l. In the second half of the show we talk about some issues that are troublesome to the minor hockey system
October 5, 2019
Episode #8: futball and fantasy
This week I’m joined by Anthony Abbott who helps me sort through my very complicated premier league team and gives me a breakdown of the Canadian premier league and the Halifax Wanderers + Jack Schwarz joins me to give a week 4 look at some value plays
September 28, 2019
Episode #7: tainted
Having all the talent in the world hasn’t helped a lot of the athletes guest Steve Steele and I talk about when it comes to being beloved by a fan base, the media or even their own teams.
September 21, 2019
Episode #6: Get your tinfoil hats ready
Antonio Brown recently signed with the Patriots which wouldn’t be a story....Except for everything that happened leading up to it. This week we are talking Conspiracies with Aaron Johnson
September 15, 2019
Episode #5: Daily Fantasy Football Week 1 and the GOATs
This week Jack is by to give us some advice on who to play for your week 1 daily fantasy football line ups and Steve joins me to Talk Greats.
September 6, 2019
Episode #4: Too soon? + Are you ready for some fantasy football?!
Andrew luck retired from the NFL and it made me wonder when is it too soon to hang them up? Also Jack Schwarz is back to give you a break down of who to target for your fantasy football drafts *Note* I said championship regarding Vince Carter and I was referring to the slam dunk championship
August 31, 2019
Episode #3: The good, bad and the what were they thinking?!
In this episode I’m joined by a panel of guests (Zach MacDonald, Matthew Slaunwhite, Anthony Abbott and Steve Steel) to talk about some of the more iconic and some of the more hideous uniforms in sport. *warning* explicit language shows up in this episode.
August 23, 2019
Episode #2: Rules are meant to be broken
On this weeks episode my guests Jack Schwarz and Steve Steele unpack some controversial rulings In both baseball and football. ***correction*** I called amrando Gallaraga Andres *****. If you ever have ideas for a show, would like to be a guest on the show or just want to leave us feedback check us out on Instagram: Twitter: @armchaircommen2 and Facebook:
August 16, 2019
Episode #1: Forgiveness
Steve Steele is my guest as we talk Le’Veon Bell, AB and Vince Carter and forgiveness. *Correction* I wrongly claimed Kyle Lowry was 3rd in Raptors history in scoring when it is in Fact Vince Carter (still not forgiven)
August 9, 2019
Preview episode #1: Forgivness
Is it ever ok to forgive a superstar athlete for spurning your city? We will dig in later this week
August 8, 2019
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August 7, 2019