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.

#103 Leafs Eliminated in Round One…Again!

A quick review of the Wendel Clark episode
The fellas react after the Leafs’ Game 7 loss to Montreal. Why did the Habs win?
Who does Russ cheer for when his two former teams face each other?
Who does all the talking during intermissions at playoff time and what do they say?
The boys talk about tennis star Naomi Osaka who refused to talk to the media this week at The French Open. After round one, she gets fined and then withdraws.
Russ talks about his bad experience with the Montreal media, some of whom turned on him after he missed 41 games due to injury.
He also talks about his regret in going to the media with a trade demand.
The playoffs are great for Canada because 1 of the final four will be a Canadian team
Russ got #InOne over the weekend during/after a golf round with Mike Commodore
The time that Jimmy played Russ’ feisty voice mail over and over on his radio show
The boys react to their pal, Wayne Gretzky, leaving the Oilers and going to the broadcast world.

Recent Episodes

#102 Our Special Guest: Former Leaf Captain WENDEL CLARK!

May 26, 2021

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…


#101 Is This Finally the Leafs’ Year?

May 19, 2021

Russ’ daughter is named to the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition. The Stanley Cup Playoffs are upon us! The boys talk about some of the action so far. Russ, who played for both Toronto and Montreal, thinks the Leafs will win,…


#100 It’s Our 100th Episode!!!

May 12, 2021

It’s our 100th episode!! Russ talks about the Gretzky interview and how the Great One told some stories he’s never told before The boys answer some emails and Jim gives a shoutout to every listener ever Russ talks about the…


#99 Wayne Gretzky Joins Us For Episode 99!

May 5, 2021

Our special guest is Wayne Gretzky! Wayne has zero issues with anyone who wants to wear #99. He talks about how his parents completely wasted their money buying him braces Wayne shares many heartfelt and funny stories about his father,…


#98 The Highs and Lows of Playing in Montreal

April 28, 2021

This week the guys talk about social media abuse is rampant and how one sport is taking serious action against it. Russ recalls how it felt getting booed by his home crowd in Montreal Then scoring a Game 7 overtime…


#97 Breaking Gordie Howe’s Record!

April 21, 2021

The boys talk about the retirement of quarterback Alex Smith and his inspirational comeback from a shattered leg and multiple surgeries. Jim talks about his father’s battle with Huntington’s Disease. What it meant to Russ to be an NHL player.…


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