Farwell and Pope
Episode 055 - Everybody Loves a Parade? With the Farwell4Hire campaign in full swing, Farwell and Pope find the perfect place to record an on-location episode. Things take a strange turn, though, when talking about this year's OHL champs. Also, what do Farwell and Pope wish for next season? It's all in the pod. May 31, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 054 - If You See The Commissioner, Tell Him We Called With the Memorial Cup about to begin, Farwell and Pope discuss why it's so hard to make it out of the OHL, how to best build a winner, and offer their predictions for the national junior champs. May 17, 2019, 02:00 PM
Episode 053 - The Dreaded Asterisk It's probably the best OHL final the league could have asked for. But has one team had an easier road to the championship than it appears? May 10, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 052 - How Do You Like Your Crow? Farwell and Pope take a closer look at the remarkable playoff run for the Guelph Storm and discuss the history being chased by the Ottawa 67's. Is this exactly the OHL championship the league was hoping for? Listen to find out. May 03, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 051 - Seeing Stars If current success in the OHL is any indication, the future looks pretty bright for the NHL's Dallas Stars. We speak to a couple recently-signed Stars prospects, plus analyze the bizarre behaviour of Ivan Prosvetov and watch the Ottawa 67's march towards history. Apr 26, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 050 - Settling Bets and Shaking Hands Who do you want to hear from? The head coach of the Guelph Storm? The head coach of the Saginaw Spirit? The head coach of the Ottawa 67's? The captain of the Oshawa Generals? There's all that and MORE...plus Farwell and Pope admitting mistakes and drinking beer. Apr 19, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 049 - Welcome to the OHL Farwell and Pope speak with a first rounder from the OHL's 2019 draft class plus review the playoffs to date, wonder what's going on in Windsor, and pick the winners of the OHL's regular season awards…with surprising unanimity. Apr 12, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 048 - First Round Falls Flat Just three wins for the underdogs in Round One and Farwell is wondering if more parity is a positive thing. Pope is still PO'd about Super Teams, and we've got interviews with Rangers GM Mike McKenzie, Head Coach Jay McKee, and graduating Rangers players who make it clear how hard it is to say goodbye. Apr 05, 2019, 04:00 PM
Episode 047 - Ultimate Prize If you're looking for stories about hockey, find someone who's been in the game for four decades. And then you'll also find out that winning a championship means a lot to more than just the players. Guelph's long-time trainer Russ Hammond talks about his time with the Storm, his call from Hockey Canada, and what it means to be inducted into his hometown Sports Hall of Fame. Mar 29, 2019, 01:00 PM
Episode 046 - Marching Into The Playoffs It's a post-season preview, a milestone marker, and what might be one of the funniest feature interviews yet. It's all in this week's episode as we head into the playoffs on a high. Mar 22, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 045 - The Journey From The Show To Behind-The-Bench In The O Dennis Wideman knew he wanted to coach someday, he just didn't know that day would come so soon. Listen in on his journey from minor hockey in Elmira to the big leagues, and then back home again as an assistant with the Kitchener Rangers. Plus, Farwell and Pope discuss what the OHL could learn from the NBA and they chat with a former OHL'er who is now a Queen's Cup champion. Mar 15, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 044 - Diving Into The Home Stretch As the playoffs loom, accusations have again been levelled against London for going the extra mile to draw penalties. Is there any truth to this long-held belief amongst OHL fans? Plus, what constitutes verbal abuse in 2019 and who are the contenders and the pretenders as we head into the post-season. Mar 08, 2019, 11:00 AM
Episode 043 - Champions and Championship Hopefuls The OHL's wild West is getting a little weird with London struggling and the Storm surging, while the Spirit won't be broken. We break it down and bring you conversations with the league's leading scorer, its resident Iron Man, and a former OHL champ. Mar 01, 2019, 02:00 PM
Episode 042 - Sanctions And Success Farwell and Pope finish a four-game road trip by broadcasting from the road - literally. Listen in for their conversations about cracking down on hits to the head, how to behave in a press box and, of course, interviews with the GM's of the OHL Eastern Conference's top dogs - Niagara and Ottawa. You bet we're talking big trades…and league sanctions. Feb 22, 2019, 01:00 PM
Episode 041 - It's Not Always Perfect Hockey is a great game and Farwell and Pope will be the first to tell you that the OHL is one of the best leagues to cover. But that doesn't mean the league always gets it right, and apparently the OHL is not alone in shying away from controversy. Feb 15, 2019, 11:00 AM