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.

#72 RUSS’ BACKYARD PGA PARTY: WHAT HAPPENED??

  • On today’s episode, Russ talks about the PGA’s Zozo Championship and the 4 day party in his backyard right on the 4th hole.
  • The guys get into the story of Mitchell Miller, an 18 year old draft Arizona Coyotes draft pick. He and the Coyotes are under fire after news broke this week about Miller’s horrible, violent, and racist behaviour toward a developmentally-delayed black classmate back in Grade 8.
  • Jim has a hilarious tale of revenge involving sports owner Bill Comrie, founder of The Brick Furniture chain.
  • Russ hates to see a good cigar wasted
  • The boys talk about the possibility of the NHL going with an all-Canadian division to get them through COVID.
  • Russ tells us which NHL goalie got burned with “The Credit Card Game.”
  • He also gets into what it’s like to be traded and the emotions that go with that.
  • and he briefly reveals his frustration with current California state politics.

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#75 GOLF, WINE AND CIGARS, BOYS!

November 18, 2020

Russ has the house to himself and enjoys a lively Masters weekend of wine and cigars with former NHL players Shane O’Brien, Scottie Upshall. Russ and Jim discuss their pal, Dustin Johnson, winning his first Masters. What’s the toughest sports…

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#74 BIG BIRD IS THE WORD

November 11, 2020

Russ and Jimmy are joined in this episode by 10 time Stanley Cup winner Larry Robinson! The boys discuss: Larry’s grass roots in hockey growing up just outside Ottawa. The time Larry CRUSHED Russ in a game. What is was…

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#73 WHY CAN’T WE ALL JUST GET ALONG?

November 4, 2020

Russ’ wife surprises him by building him a new bar. Russ actually helped choose Team Canada’s head coach for the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics. Jim has an awesome story about Wayne Gretzky who was the general manager of…

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#71 HAROLD BALLARD SAVED TIM HORTON’S?

October 21, 2020

Russ is hosting a party at his place while a PGA event is going on just a few feet away. With NHL Free agency in full swing, Russ talks about his experiences as a free agent. Russ was at a…

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#70 OUR SPECIAL GUEST: RICK TOCCHET

October 14, 2020

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…

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#69 IT’S OUR FIRST LISTENER APPRECIATION DAY!

October 7, 2020

On this week’s episode, Both Jim and Russ have hilarious stories about encounters with NHL Commissioner Garry Bettman. Russ has a guy in mind who should be actually handing out the Stanley Cup instead of Bettman. With the NHL draft…

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