#155 – The Scotch Sporting post game specialApril 26th, 2018 by taylorbirt
With an epic night in Toronto, the gang records a special late night podcast after the end of Game 7.
They recap the epic series with Mark finding the silver lining, Tay getting accidentally in the bag and Chris reminding everyone that theres another conference and his team is still in it
They try and predict round two, getting harassed by fair weather leaf fans, making reservations at Copa Cabana and even the Raptors!
With the TFC in the CONCACAF finals, something incredible happens…. something miraculous…Chris watches the game
#153 – Tyler’s fear of jungle catsApril 12th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The Scotch Sporting gang gets together to rank the best and worst team names. While Tay and Mark favour historical context and Chris rewards creativity, Tyler shows his stripes (rim shot) with a crippling fear of jungle based felines
They also make their predictions for the NHL playoffs as Tay’s worst nightmare is realized, and the Penguins might just be jerks.
Tyler tries to explain the CONCACAF cup yet again, as TFC ties their way into the finals.
All that plus a CFL debate, colour rush dying a slow death and traumatic movie moments
#152 – The Mark Bun Asian American Athlete Round UpApril 5th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang gets into a philosophical debate trying to answer the riddle that has plagued humanity for eons; Is Randal Grichuk good looking? What elements are stopping him from being good looking? Mark, Chris Tay and Tyler then fall down the rabbit hole of who is the hottest Blue Jay with Tay being threatened by Devon Travis’ ample assets
Mark introduces a new segment to the Podcast this week, the Mark Bun Asian American Athlete Round up, your source for all your Asian related Athletic news
The also make Masters predictions, brag about NCAA supremacy and talk player legacies
#151 – Is it Orange like a fruit?March 29th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is all back together, with Katie, Tay, Mark Chris and Tyler talking March Madness final four and why the mascot battle might be the most exciting part.
Chris can’t get away from Johnny Football and preps his jersey order, while Mark makes his dinner reservations for the Maple Leafs win
They also talk NFL and the catch rule, and try to understand goalie interference
#149 – with apologies to every woman everMarch 15th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is back to break down March Madness for the listeners. And by break down, Tays discusses the historical significance of a “Hokie”, how many dogs UMBC has gone through and why ‘Merica loves them guns so good.
Tyler is on hand to answer all of Chris and Marks questions about how TFC can lose but also still somehow win, as they discuss the data behind home field advantage
All that plus Chris takes time to make amends to every woman who ever existed!
#148 – It came out both endsMarch 8th, 2018 by taylorbirt
Chris is back from his debilitating sickness and reminds the listeners why having kids is a terrible idea at any time.
With his return, the gang gets back to struggling to understand soccer and deep dive into what is the ideal length of a professional sports season.
They talk NFL and why Kirk Cousins is right to give zero shits, and discuss why NBA teams should be able to tank if they want too
All that plus Blue Jays spring training and finding a way to gamble on injuries
#147 – Its not pronounced “Edgar Allan Pooey”March 1st, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is back after suffering from the Black Death to close out the Pyeongchang Olympics
Tay wonders without hockey golds or curling medals can these Olympics truly be considered a success?
The gang also argues the benefit of doing drugs and curling, and what is the perfect gym routine for ski jumping?
Tyler goes back to basics teaching Tay and Mark soccer 101 including what the CONCACAF stands for
All that plus Fergie’s jazzy athem, NHL trade deadline and football catches!
#146 – The Todd Bertuzzi of CurlingFebruary 15th, 2018 by taylorbirt
Looking to make valentines day last a little longer? Join the Scotch Sporting gang as they talk unsolicited dick pics, romantic gestures and getting it on to the sounds of their own voices
Fear not, the episode isn’t all hearts and flowers as they talk all things olympics including how one trains for skeleton racing, just how silly is team figure skating, and what makes a good Olympic bullet
All that plus NHL standings, Johnny’s comeback SZN and a brief tribute to Jerry Howarth (RIP)
#145 – We’re going to Finger Guns our way in!February 8th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is still recovering from their weekend hangovers, and learning how to wake up in a world every morning where the phrase “Nick Foles is a Super Bowl MVP” is a true sentence
Katie uses Tom’s five previous trophies to wipe away her tears as the gang gets into a debate about the proper way to drink out of the Lombardi trophy, and learn what material its made from
Marks recall for stats continues to amaze, and Tay wonders how long the ghost of Prince will haunt Justin Timberlake
Glory be god, this is a great episode.
#144 – Im sorry, Did you say you like black hawks?February 1st, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang makes their official Superbowl Predictions, wondering how to decide between the shit vs diarrhea that will be the upcoming weekend. Will Tom cement himself as the GOAT or will another farm animal have something to say about it the form of Nick TinyHorse
They then delve deep into the waters where white middle class people probably shouldn’t go, the exciting world of culture appropriation! What professional sports team with a racial slur for a mascot or team name is okay? The Scotch Sporting gang is here to figure it out!
They also talk poor Kirk Cousins, the XFL and Johnny Manziel’s comeback SZN!
#143 – Triumphant self pleasureJanuary 25th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang chats about the AFC and NFC championships, putting on their tin foil hats to discuss the great Patriots Conspiracy. Is Tom Brady actually that good? Or is it the more logical explanation of a deep state conspiracy? They also talk about Eagles fans, greased up lamp posts, and why Katie switched shirts
The gang goes deep into their research this week, trying to figure out if Randal Grichuk is good looking, and which is a better state of mind to be in for self pleasure, triumph or depression?
Find out on this weeks Pod!
#142 – You should really buy this shirtJanuary 18th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is back with their first regular episode of 2018!
They recap the miracle in Minnesota and discuss why Tay might not have a need for viagra for a while
The gang delves deep into the rules of superstition, still blaming Mark for the Falcons collapse, as Katie wonders if the power of the jinx might lie within her.
They talk Blue Jays getting older, the oilers getting dumber and Eugenie Bouchard actually doing something
All that plus you should really buy this shirt.
Johnny Manziel is for sure winning a Grey cup and other 2018 predictionsJanuary 11th, 2018 by taylorbirt
Its the Scotch Sporting Annual Prognostication Episode!
Join the gang as they make all of the bold predictions for the upcoming year
Want to know what to expect in 2018? Well Tay, Tyler, Katie, Mark, Chris and Mr Peanut have no f&*^ing clue. But that doesn’t stop them from guessing the answers to burning questions like
Will Johnny Manziel lead the Ticats to a Grey Cup?
Is Joey Bats next in line for the broadcast booth?
Will Canada win literally every possible skiing gold medal?
The Scotch Sporting gang might not have a high success rate for their predictions, but they sure are passionate about Tom Brady’s hair.
Check Back here for a summary of our predictions!