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Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Podcast

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Podcast.
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Dec 29, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, tons of NFL talk with John Kryk from Postmedia & Toronto Sun. Rex Ryan firing, what else should have happened in Buffalo, Derek Carr, who is best competition for New England, Can the Dallas Cowboys go to the Super Bowl and much more.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the NFL's Week 17 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 46 of this fast moving podcast.

Dec 21, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, the Best of 2016, with the most requested interviews of the year, including a rare one on one interview with wrestling legend, the Iron Sheik. 

Also, on the program, Former MLB All-Star Jose Canseco, WWE personality Mean Gene Okerlund, and the greatest play by play announcer of a generation, Bob Cole.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the NFL's Week 16 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 45 of this fast moving podcast.

Dec 14, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, we welcome Fantasy Scoreboards President Will Nault to the program, talking about the perfect Holiday gift for every Sports fan. Check out the site Fantasyscoreboards.com

WWE Superstar & Andre the Giant battle royal winner, Baron Corbin appears on this program. He'll be part of the upcoming WWE Holiday Tour throughout Southern Ontario (Barrie - Dec.18). Corbin talks about making the career change from NFLer to WWE, and a great story about the year he played on the o-line protecting both Peyton Manning and Kurt Warner at Quarterback. 

Canadian Junior standout, Lightning prospect, Nike athlete, Mitchell Stephens joins the show, chats about the camp, his season with the Spirit, and his future.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the Thursday/Saturday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 15 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 44 of this fast moving podcast.

Dec 7, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, we welcome Fantasy Scoreboards President Will Nault to the program, talking about the perfect Holiday gift for every Sports fan. Check out the site Fantasyscoreboards.com

Former Maple Leaf Dave Ellett stops by to talk about his career, "The Goal", and of course, Centennial Classic.

NHL on Sportsnet Host Jeff Marek, talking surprises & disappointments of the NHL season, MVP race, a sneak peak at the Sportsnet's Top 31.  

And, James Sharman, from Sportsnet, previewing the MLS Final.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 14 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 43 of this fast moving podcast.

Nov 30, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, we welcome former Maple Leafs great Wendel Clark to the program. Clark talks about his new book Bleeding Blue, and some great stories in it, including his reaction on getting traded to the Quebec Nordiques, and his first conversation with Harold Ballard. It's a must listen.

Plus, current Maple Leafs forward James Van Riemsdyk drops by to talk about Wonderful® Pistachios, his season, and the rookies in the lineup.

Also, Nike+ Trainer Quentin Vitko stops by to chat about in-season hockey training, what to do, some common mistakes players make, and how to take the right approach to it.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 13 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 42 of this fast moving podcast.

Nov 23, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, we welcome from beIN Sports in Miami, Jeremy St. Louis to discuss the remarkable play of Toronto FC in the MLS playoffs.

Also, Former NHLer, Olympian, and current Sportsnet Analyst Todd Hlushko joins by to talk about Mitch Marner's season, the Maple Leafs, the surprising Blue Jackets & Oilers, and also some of the disappointing teams so far.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 12 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 40 of this fast moving podcast.

Nov 16, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, we welcome former WWE Heavyweight Champion Christian to the program. The WWE will be in Toronto this weekend for Survivor Series. We talk about Goldberg vs. Lesnar, his TV show, wrestling today, among other subjects.

Also, Former NHL Head Coach, and Stanley Cup Champion, Mike Keenan checks in for part two of our interview. Keenan chats about his nickname "Captain Hook" and an interesting project he has going on right now.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 11 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 40 of this fast moving podcast.

Nov 9, 2016

In this edition of the podcast, we welcome Hall of Fame broadcaster, Mr. Bob Cole to the show. He has a brand new book out, and we discuss his life both, in and out of the broadcast booth. Sportsnet's Stephen Brunt joins us as well, he wrote the Bob Cole book and talks about the project. Also, Former NHL Head Coach, and Stanley Cup Champion, Mike Keenan checks in, he'll be in Mississauga Nov.11/12/13 at the Card Expo.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 10 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 39 of this fast moving podcast.

Nov 2, 2016

In this special edition of the podcast, we talk to Hall of Famer Darryl Sittler about his new book - Captain, My Life and Career. Sittler opens up about Harold Ballard, Bobby Hull, Jacques Plante, the WHA Toros, a funny story about his 10 point night, and his boyhood idol Jean Beliveau, including a phone call from the great Beliveau on one of Sittler's toughest days. Its a must listen for every hockey fan around!

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 9 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 38 of this fast moving podcast.

Oct 26, 2016

In this episode, we chat with soon-to-be NHL Hall of Famer Eric Lindros. Lindros chats about "the call" from Lanny McDonald, 1997 Cup Finals, the Leafs, Legion of Doom, concussions, and Bob Clarke.

Veteran broadcaster Jim Lang stops by to talk about working along side Wendel Clark on his new book, Bleeding Blue.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 8 ticket.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 37 of this fast moving podcast.

Oct 19, 2016

In this episode, we chat with NHL Superstar Marty St. Louis about becoming the first player in Tampa Bay Lightning history to have his number retired. Former Lightning Head Coach Steve Ludzik shares some awesome stories about St. Louis, along with his great charity work with the Steve Ludzik Foundation. 

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 7 ticket....And Ashley Sixx from Toronto wrestling promotion Superkick'd stops by to tell us about a huge event on October 21. 

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 36 of this fast moving podcast.

Oct 12, 2016

Blue Jays knock off the Rangers in the ALDS. Sportsnet's Barry Davis joins the podcast to talk about the series, pitching rotation, and the upcoming matchup vs. Indians.

NHL analyst Mike Johnson checks in to preview the upcoming season, Sidney Crosby, Jacob Trouba, Johnny Hockey, and a great story about Marty St. Louis.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 6 ticket. 

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 35 of this fast moving podcast.

Oct 5, 2016

Blue Jays knock off the Orioles in the American League Wildcard game. Former Jays GM, Gord Ash joins the podcast to talk about the game, the decision not to use close Zach Britton, and the upcoming matchup vs. Rangers.

NHL on TSN host James Duthie checks in to preview the upcoming season, Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs, and Connor McDavid's chance of winning his first Art Ross Trophy.

Plus, Sports Interaction's Steven Rapp drops by to preview the big Thursday night game, and a look-ahead to Sunday's Week 5 ticket. 

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 34 of this fast moving podcast.

Sep 21, 2016

Its the World Cup of Hockey edition of the podcast. Guests include, Ondrej Pavelec, Seth Jones, Jacob Trouba, John Gibson, and Connor Hellebuyck. This, plus my Perfect 3 Pack of Picks.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 33 of this fast moving podcast.

Sep 14, 2016

In this episode, legendary WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Jake "the Snake" Roberts joins the program. He chats about his appearance in Toronto, the art of the interview, and a chilling story about the Ultimate Warrior just hours before his death. Plus, from Sirius XM NFL, and Sporting News.com insider Alex Marvez joins the program to talk about Week 1 of the NFL and a quick preview of Week 2. This plus my Perfect 3 Pack of Picks.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 32 of this fast moving podcast.

Aug 3, 2016

In this episode, legendary WWE announcer Mean Gene Okerlund stops by. We chat about AWA/WWE/WCW, Vern Gagne, Vince MacMahon, Macho Man Randy Savage, Hulk Hogan, his nickname, Jesse Ventura, and much, much more. The Hall of Famer delivers on this podcast special. 

Plus, the Blue Jays bolster the lineup prior to the trade deadline.

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 31 of this fast moving podcast.

Jul 20, 2016

In this episode, straight off a Saturday night gig opening for Guns 'n Roses, Billy Talent bassist Jonathan Gallant joins the program to talk about the sold out show, plus, Eric Engels from Sportsnet Montreal stops by as we continue to talk about the trade of the summer, And Dominic Moore checks in to promote Toronto's #1 charity event of the summer - SMASHFEST!

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.   

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 30 of this fast moving podcast.

Jul 13, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.  

In this episode, Sportsnet baseball columnist Shi Davidi checks in to talk about the Blue Jays first half, and a look ahead to the second half, plus how busy will the team be at the trade deadline? Jeremy St. Louis from beIN Sports recaps the 2016 Euro Championship. And, we ask Golf Talk Canada's Mark Zecchino if anyone will be watching the golf tournament at the Olympics considering the top players will not be there. Plus, a special announcement at the end of the podcast - check it out! 

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 29 of this fast moving podcast.

Jun 29, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.  

In this episode, former MLB pitcher Dirk Hayhurst explains the struggles of Marcus Stroman and why the Blue Jays should trade Jose Bautista. Also, Mike Zeisberger from Postmedia checks in to talk about Steven Stamkos, Milan Lucic, Andrew Ladd and other soon-to-be free agents on July 1. Plus, Elliott Price discusses why the Canadiens were shopping star D-Man PK Subban. 

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 28 of this fast moving podcast.

Jun 21, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world of sports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.  

In this episode, former NHLer, best selling author, and mental health advocate Clint Malarchuk joins the program along with Steve Carp from the Las Vegas Review Journal to talk about NHL expansion into Las Vegas. Plus, Sam Cosentino from Rogers Sportsnet chat 2016 NHL Entry Draft.

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 27 of this fast moving podcast.

Jun 14, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world ofsports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl Sports Podcast.  

In this episode, the guy who signed Gordie, Mark, and Marty Howe to the Whalers, former owner Howard Baldwin is on the show. He reflects back on memories of Mr. Hockey, and how life was having the most famous hockey player on the planet on his roster. The Penguins are the 2016 Stanley Cup Champs, and we chat with the future of the Canucks, Bo Horvat

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 26 of this fast moving podcast.

Jun 8, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world ofsports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl SportsPodcast.  

In this episode, Raptors Head Coach Dwane Casey checks in to talk about returning to the franchise on a brand new 3 year deal. Also, Jeremy St. Louis from BEIN Sports gives us his thoughts on the upcoming Euro 2016 tournament. Plus, Gabe Morcency gives us a rundown of recent events in the UFC, Kimbo Slice, and an awesome story about his confrontation with Brock Lesnar.  

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 25 of this fast moving podcast.

 

Jun 1, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world ofsports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl SportsPodcast.  

In this episode, we wrap up & rewiew the most successful season in Toronto Raptors history with Sportsnet's Eric Smith. Also Euro 2016 is only days away, Sportsnet's James Sharman will preview the huge event. Plus, WWE news, Drew Storen, and World Cup rosters are now complete.

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 24 of this fast moving podcast.

May 24, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world ofsports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl SportsPodcast.  

In this episode, former NHLer and current Sportsnet analyst Corey Hirsch joins the podcast, talking about all things conference finals, goaltenders that could be on the move this off-season, equipment issues, and his Olympic Silver medal.

Steven Rapp from Inside the Lines checks in to talk about the new show launching on Sportsnet 590 The Fan.... and another call from the man they call "Skrizz" as the Raps and Cavs are deadlocked at 2 games apiece.

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 23 of this fast moving podcast.

May 17, 2016

Canadian media personality David Bastl dives into the world ofsports podcasting with: Bastl's Bytes: The David Bastl SportsPodcast.  

In this episode, after a successful Grand Slam tournament in support of the Michael Garron hospital, Jose Canseco talks to us about his career, Donald Trump, Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, and whether or not he belongs in the Hall of Fame.

Former Met/Jay Mookie Wilson on the ground ball heard around the world, the name "Mookie", and his popular appearance on Sesame Street. Plus, Raptors analyst Duane Watson, along with the man they call "Skrizz" chat about the Raptors chances in the Eastern Conference finals.

Filled with opinions, sarcasm, and facts, in episode 22 of this fast moving podcast.

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