The Suspendables Episode Archive

#38 GET SERIOUS!

March 5, 2020

The boys kinda play it straight this week with talk of NHL rule changes. Guys poppin’ off in the media… An NHL head coach who could’ve gotten a scholarship in a different sport. Ok, not that serious Russ was seconds away, literally, from becoming a Detroit Red Wing. How long would it take you to…

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#37 DON’T ANSWER THAT PHONE!

March 5, 2020

The NHL Trade deadline is an awful time for players but teammates can be cruel. Bobby Ryan speaks out about his problem with alcohol and Russ talked to him the whole way through it. It ain’t bragging if you can back it up. An athlete so hated but so good. Rusty was put on the…

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#36 EVERYBODY’S GETTING RIPPED

March 5, 2020

When Russ played you got away with saying anything you wanted to the refs. Kerry Fraser, for one, didn’t do him any favours. Geoff Courtnall almost sets a bar on fire with this gag. Zack Kassian gets suspended 7 games for kicking a guy. Russ was ready to criticize him, until he remembered the time…

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#35 IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT THE HOCKEY

February 14, 2020

The Arizona Coyotes may be in trouble with off ice issues. Head coaches of dynasties – do they get the respect they deserve? Are you sure you’d like to be a celebrity in the limelight? Rusty had dinner with a guy whose job it is to ruin people‘s lives. A former NFL player wins an…

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#34 SHOW ME THE MONEY

February 14, 2020

Find out what the guys think about players who hold out for more cash on a contract. How much bonus money did Russ make when he won a playoff series and how did he try and spend it? Everybody’s talking sports rivalries these days. Did Russ ever really hate an opposing player? Yes! And if…

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#33 YOU THINK RUSS HAS A POTTY MOUTH?

February 14, 2020

The biggest thing Rusty noticed when he got into the NHL. An absolutely over-the-top rant by Bob Gainey that turned a series around for Montreal. A hilarious and has to be one of the best stories from Russ: A reporter thought he was Luc Robitaille so Russ went ahead and did the interview…as Luc! Pure…

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#32 SURE, YOU CAN DRIVE MY NEW CAR!

February 14, 2020

How did Russ become so successful as a business man ? Why Cam Neely is the best manager in hockey – maybe in all sports !! We’ve both had experiences with actor Tom Arnold – not good experiences but totally hilarious ones! Why was Russ more well known than his brother Geoff…Interesting Don’t feel bad…even…

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#31 SMALL, BUT MAN ARE THEY TOUGH

February 14, 2020

Rusty picks his toughest guys but they’re also the softest…what??…you’ll be surprised. Great strategy on how to avoid fighting the killer goon when you’re supposed to take him on. Jimmy thinks he has his best take…Russ says it’s his worst. You wanna run a guy ? Fine, but you better be prepared for what comes…

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#30 WE DIDN’T WATCH THE GAME!

February 12, 2020

Should NHL players be in the Olympics? A kid’s father forgets to bring him to practice and the coach benches the kid! Really? Former Habs’ coach Scotty Bowman is not as nice as you think. How 2 NHL GM’s (we give names!) fooled former North Stars’ GM Lou Nanne into drafting Brian Lawton first overall.…

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#29 I’M NOT CRYING, YOU’RE CRYING

February 12, 2020

The beautiful side of professional hockey players… More hilarity about John Brophy.. Geoff Courtnal absolutely ripping Mark Crawford on the bench.. How Rusty transitioned from fame to every day life.. Always the one drunk guy at every Christmas party… Pranks galore!!

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#28 RUSS SAYS DON’T TELL ME WHAT TO DO

February 12, 2020

A great discussion about defining moments in athletes careers .. Rusty went tailgating this week for an NFL game.. no fun there right ? Patriots are being accused of videoing coach’s giving signs while Courtnall tells us they had a spy on the bench. Autograph seekers making money off players… Is that fair? Plus, who…

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#27 EVERYONE STOP WHINING

December 16, 2019

More players have come forward to complain about abuse from their coaches… What does Russ have to say about that… Who can afford to go to hockey games anymore… Ovechkin says I’m going to play until I break Gretzky‘s record… If he can break it… Russ and his brother were in a huge bar fight…

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