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.

#70 OUR SPECIAL GUEST: RICK TOCCHET

Arizona Coyotes head coach Rick Tocchet joins us and crushes it with some amazing stories.

  • The time he and Cam Neely drank with actor Dennis Leary and got an amazing, unique souvenir out of it
  • How Craig Berube, when he was still an enforcer, had an amazing strategy for slowing down opponents who started running around
  • How Rick got a MAJOR surprise when he tried to console Paul Coffey
  • Memories of Dale Hawerchuk and playing in the 1987 Canada Cup
  • Rick played with AND coached with Wayne Gretzky. He talks about what he was like as a coach and how one of Gretzky’s fun, motivational techniques went very, very wrong

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