The Suspendables with Jim Jerome & Russ Courtnall
Welcome to The Suspendables with funny man, Jungle Jim Jerome, and world renowned former NHL player, Russ Courtnall, as they unleash the laughs, the stories and the outrage, with their irreverent and sometimes unusual (yet compelling) perspectives on all things IN A MAN'S WORLD.
#102 Our Special Guest: Former Leaf Captain WENDEL CLARK!
Wendel and Russ reminisce about their days playing together in Toronto.
Wendel talks about his childhood in Saskatchewan and why hockey won out over farming!
A hilarious story about Bill Derlago
Dave Lumley was always tight with a buck
Memories of their head coaches Dan Maloney and John Brophy
Russ always appreciated having such a talented linemate who was always the best bodyguard
What made Gary Leeman one of the best athletes the boys have ever seen
Why Wendel and Russ never minded the pressure of playing in Toronto
Wendel has a hilarious response about the classic 1993 Western Final vs LA
Clarkie had a good fighting history with Marty McSorley
Why was Wendel so late to fighting in hockey?
They discuss recent lawsuits by former junior hockey players who complain they were pushed into being fighters
Wendel and Russ swap minor hockey coaching stories and Russ talks about Auston Matthews early greatness.
The unique way that Wendel found out he was traded from Toronto after 9 years there.
What Wendel thinks about the Leafs’ playoff chances this spring
Some high accolades for construction of the Winnipeg Jets
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