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.
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The boys talk about the impenetrable bond that hockey players have and when the chips are down they’ll do anything for a guy.
Russ read his own press clippings one day and then took on the the poor reporter who wrote the story.
There are 2 days in Courtnall’s life that completely changed the course of his future.
If you could pick, what sport would you want your kid to play?
What’s the hardest thing a pro athlete has to deal with when he makes the big leagues ?
A bar…a pool table…lots of drinks…what could possibly go wrong ?
Rusty weighs in on dirty hits…you’ll learn something here.
Jimmy tries to high roll it at a bar in LA.
Other names that come up on the show…Wayne Gretzky, Wendel Clark, Kevin Lowe, Edmonton Oilers, White Claw, Matthew Tkachuk, Johnny Gaudreau, Sean Monahan, Calgary Flames, LA Kings, Pat Burns, Mackenzie Hughes, Fed Ex Cup, PGA Golf, Guy Carbonneau, Montreal Canadiens
In this episode, some great stories from St Louis Blues analyst Darren Pang. Both Panger and Russ played junior hockey for Brian Kilrea and they swap some great stories about him. The guy’s get into Panger’s Chicago days, discussing Denis…LISTEN
Russ talks about another former Montreal Canadiens forward – enforcer Chris Nilan and his battles. The guys discuss the many negative temptations that are offered to pro athletes. The story of former Oiler Esa Tikkanen and his love of vodka.…LISTEN
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