The SportsFathers Episode #39 (Dec. 15, 2014): Grey Cup and Coaching Carousels

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The Grey Cup has been awarded to the Calgary Stampeders! Fr. Darryl and Fr. Andrew to break it down. They also discussed a multitude of recent coaching changes in the CFL and NHL, including the breaking news about Dallas Eakins in Edmonton. And what is the Paul MacLean doppelgänger going to do now in Ottawa? Too many NHL players have the mumps at the moment. And finally, we pay tribute to the great Jean Béliveau. All that and more… next!

What did you think of the Grey Cup? How about all the coaching changes? Have any memories of Jean Béliveau to share? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers: Soccer Trunks #1

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Join Fr. Kyle Sanders (@colonel4God) and seminarian Zach Tucker (@BeggarsSon) for a 15 minute discussion of all the latest in the world of soccer!

What are your thoughts? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #38 (Nov. 24, 2014): Who’d Throw Away a $300 Jersey?!

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Pepsi_Center_insideIn this episode Fr. Darryl is joined by Fr. Geoffrey, Fr. Andrew, and Fr. Travis to discuss the breaking news from the Oakland Raiders (!!), the CFL playoffs and Grey Cup week, stories from the NHL, and two legendary coaches who recently passed away. All that and more… next!

Our picks to win the Grey Cup are:

  • Fr. Travis: Calgary 43 – Hamilton 28
  • Fr. Geoffrey: Calgary 34 – Hamilton 20
  • Fr. Andrew: Calgary 24 – Hamilton 27
  • Fr. Darryl: Calgary 37 – Hamilton 21
  • Chloe the Dog: Calgary 0 – Hamilton 3

Would you throw a $300 jersey onto the ice? Who’s your pick to win the Grey Cup? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #37 (Nov. 17, 2014): Sad Trombone

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tromboneIn episode #37 Fr. Darryl Millette (@frdarryl) and Fr. Cory Sticha (@FrCorySticha) get together to discuss the NFL (some breaking news!!), the CFL playoffs (the Riders lost… sigh), and the NHL. We also mention a bit of your feedback from the last show. All that and more… next!

What do you think? Who will win the Grey Cup? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #36 (Nov. 3, 2014): Cool Little Quirks

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In this episode Fr. Darryl Millette (@frdarryl), Fr. Kyle Sanders (@colonel4God), Fr. Andrew Schoenberger, and Fr. Travis Myrheim (@FrTravesty) teamed up to break down the World Series. They also discussed the CFL as it nears the end of the regular season, in addition to the NFL. And the Edmonton Oilers started doing well as soon as Fr. Darryl talked about them in the last episode (you’re welcome). All that and more… next!

What do you think? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #35 (Oct. 20, 2014): A Wild Card World Series

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Join Fr. Darryl Millette (@frdarryl), Kyle Sanders (@colonel4God), Fr. Cory Sticha (@FrCorySticha) and Fr. Travis Myrheim (@FrTravesty) as we break down the MLB playoffs, discuss the NFL and CFL, and talk about the start of the NHL season. All that and more… next!

Our picks to win the World Series are:

  • Fr. Cory: Royals in 6
  • Fr. Kyle: Giants in 6
  • Fr. Travis: Royals in 6
  • Fr. Darryl: Royals in 7
  • Chloe the Dog: Giants in 4

Who’s your pick to win it all? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #34 (Sept. 4, 2014): So you’re saying there’s a chance…

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Join Frs. Darryl, Andrew, and Geoffrey as we talk about the CFL season, now at its halfway point. We also discuss expansion rumours in the NHL and debate who will have a winning team first: Edmonton or Calgary (Correct answer, according to Fr. Geoff: Calgary). And the Blue Jays are not quite mathematically out of the playoffs… so you’re saying there’s a chance! All that and more… next!

A couple of links mentioned during the show:

 
What do you think of the CFL season? Will the Flames have a better team than the Oilers in five years… guaranteed? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #33 (July 8, 2014): FIFA World Cup

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In today’s show we talk all about what is arguably the most popular sporting event in the world: The FIFA World Cup! Joining the discussion is Fr. Kyle Sanders (@colonel4God), Fr. Doug Vu (@VudatNation), and Fr. Darryl Millette (@frdarryl).

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The SportsFathers Episode #32 (June 16, 2014): The Spurs are a Humble Team

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Photo by K. Haugland, licensed under Creative Commons 2.0.

The NBA has crowned its newest champion: the San Antonio Spurs! Here to talk all about the NBA playoffs is Fr. Kyle Sanders and Fr. Steven Gamez, with Fr. Darryl Millette chiming in every once in a while!

What did you think of the playoffs? How about that total team effort by the Spurs? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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The SportsFathers Episode #31 (May 26, 2014): #Winning

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Stanley_cup_closeupWe hope you’re having a great Easter season and that you’re also enjoying these incredible NHL playoffs! In this show, Frs. Travis, Geoffrey, and Darryl talk about what’s happened so far. We also choose our picks for the Conn Smythe trophy as playoff MVP and make our final predictions for who will win it all!

Also mentioned in this episode: Ron Hextall goes crazy against Chris Chelios! Click here for the vintage video.

Our picks for the Conference finals:

West: LAK vs. CHI

  • Fr. Travis: LAK in 6
  • Fr. Geoff: LAK in 7
  • Fr. Darryl: LAK in 6
  • Chloe the Dog: LAK in 5.5

East: MTL vs. NYR

  • Fr. Travis: MTL in 7
  • Fr. Geoff: NYR in 5
  • Fr. Darryl: NYR in 6
  • Chloe the Dog: MTL in 8

Our choices for the Conn Smythe trophy:

  • Fr. Travis: Tokarski (MTL), Lundqvist (NYR), Toews (CHI), Quick (LAK)
  • Fr. Geoff: Subban (MTL), St. Louis (NYR), Crawford (CHI), Kopitar (LAK)
  • Fr. Darryl: Subban (MTL), St. Louis (NYR), Toews (CHI), Doughty (LAK)

And finally, our choices for who will win it all!

  • Fr. Travis: New York Rangers
  • Fr. Geoff: Los Angeles Kings
  • Fr. Darryl: Los Angeles Kings

What do you think of our picks? Who takes home the Cup? Comment below, send an email to feedback@thesportsfathers.com, or leave us a note on Facebook or Twitter!

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