Farwell and Pope
Episode 033 - Is it too soon to declare a Memorial Cup champion? There’s a lot of love out there for the Ottawa 67’s but are the accolades premature? Plus, new Niagara Ice Dog (and Dallas Stars prospect) Jason Robertson, Kitchener’s dilemma, suits to games, and portraits of the Queen. Farwell and Pope have it all on this week’s pod. Dec 07, 2018, 03:00 PM
Episode 032 - Fans Behaving Badly Forget hatless hat tricks and leaving the game early, hockey fans seem to be giving soccer hooligans a run for their money. Farwell and Pope also explore hazing, the OHL's bizarre approach to suspensions, and why the Oshawa Generals should change their name (or not). Nov 30, 2018, 04:00 PM
Episode 031 - Men Without Hats Are hockey traditions beginning to die? Does the OHL need a draft pick cap? And how many coaches in how many years has it now been in Saginaw? Farwell and Pope look at a big week around the league. Nov 23, 2018, 04:00 PM
Episode 030 - Taking The Option Pope missed another road trip and then missed one of the weirdest things we've ever seen at a game. Can we trade Pope for a new co-host? Probably not. But the trade winds are beginning to blow through the OHL. Join us for the discussion, plus an interview with a kid who had to hang 'em up at the tender age of 21. Nov 16, 2018, 04:00 PM
Episode 029 - Letters, Stars, And Saves for CF Farwell and Pope weigh in on the OHL's letter to the premier, the additions to the London Knights, the actions of an Uber driver, and the charitable actions of a former OHL player. Nov 09, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 028 - Emails From Billionaires And Catchy Goal Songs Farwell and Pope dig into the Hashtag Bag for the first time and answer your questions, they’re still questioning the OHL’s lines of communication, and a league superstar lets you know his favourite building to play in (hint, it’s not his own). Nov 02, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 027 - A Truly Bizarre Day At Bud Gardens It wasn't the rare Saturday afternoon start time or even the bright lights of national TV that made the Rangers-Knights tilt in London so memorable. It's the story of what happened on the way to the press box. Farwell and Pope also riff on early-season standings, dirty hits, and the winless Flint Firebirds. Oct 26, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 026 - From The Soo to Saginaw, And Back Again Farwell and Pope take you on a travelling tour through the OHL north…and you just have to eat here. Also, what's right and wrong in the league this week, and who got an invite to an NHL 1st rounder's family cottage. Oct 19, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 025 - Live From Sault Ste. Marie...It's Friday Morning! Farwell and Pope check in from the road as they start a northern road trip through the Soo, Flint, and Saginaw. They discuss three star selections, team captains and, of course, life on the road. That includes a glimpse into travel in the QMJHL... and how it connects to Tom Cochrane. Oct 12, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 024 - The Memorial Cup and the Missing Tim's Have a listen to some of Don Cameron's more memorable calls, why it's too early to get excited about (or give up on) your team, and why so many cities have no chance of ever hosting a Memorial Cup. Oct 05, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 023 - Strange Questions, Big Additions, And Scary Moments Farwell and Pope talk about stumping Jonathan Yantsis, the floundering Flint Firebirds, the Knights getting richer, and the scary moment at the BMC. Note: This episode has been updated from the previously published version Sep 28, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 022 - Picks, Prices, And Predictions The OHL restores sanity to front offices around the league, Windsor does some good Will hunting in Peterborough, and Farwell and Pope make some bold predictions for 2018/19. Sep 21, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 021 - Battling Brooks From the OHL to his current place behind the bench of an historic GOJHL team, the journey of Jason Brooks has been about more than hockey. Have a listen as Farwell and Pope chat with one of the really good guys in the game. Mar 09, 2018, 11:00 AM
Episode 020 - Trailblazer As the OHL was maturing into the league it has become today, there was one guy calling games who was a little ahead of his time. Now he’s one of the “old guys” who’s still calling games after almost 40 years, and Farwell and Pope got him to share some stories. Feb 23, 2018, 04:00 PM
Episode 019 - The one when Farwell and Pope tell the OHL where to go Farwell and Pope have some ideas on how the OHL could increase transparency…and where the league can go. Feb 16, 2018, 12:15 PM