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.

#74 BIG BIRD IS THE WORD

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 like playing for Scotty Bowman? The 3 on 3 overtimes and the one rule change that would make the NHL better and safer! Some of the best fights and bench clearing brawls Larry was ever involved in Having a second job to make ends meet…WHILE PLAYING FOR THE MONTREAL CANADIENS!!The Montreal teammate who was, by far, the biggest prankster. Who was Montreal’s greatest rival during Larry’s time there? Why winning a Cup as a head coach was as satisfying as winning as a player. He also gives us an update on his friend and teammate Guy LaFleur, who’s battling cancer.

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