Game Play

TSN 1050

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Airing daily from 2-4pm and hosted by Matthew Cauz, Game Play is Canada’s first daily sports talk show focused on sports betting and fantasy that provides listeners with the inside edge on every sport's latest lines, greatest prop bets and up-to-date information.

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2468 episodes

Game Play: August 18, 2022 - Hour 3

In the final hour of Game Play, Matt Cauz talks to TSN golf analyst Bob Weeks about the Tiger-led meetings with PGA players and his favourite to win the BMW Championship. Then Matt is joined by SportsCentre's Kara Wagland to discuss a variety of topics, including reclining seats in airplanes, her trip to Turks and Caicos and Deshaun Watson's supsension.

40m
Aug 18
Wagland on airplane seats, Watson's suspension and more

Sportscentre's Kara Wagland joins the show to talk about reclining seats in airplanes, Noodles not liking swimming at Turks and Caicos, Watson's suspension, what Watson's comments mean moving forward, the US losing to Czechia and the underdog story, and her history with Lisa LaFlamme.

14m
Aug 18
Game Play: August 18, 2022 - Hour 2

In the second hour of Game Play, Matt Cauz talks to Covers.com betting analyst Jason Logan about the New Orleans Saints' season in Day 9 of the show's NFL Previews. Then Matt is joined by Jays Journal co-editor Tyson Shushkewich to discuss the importance of last night's win by the Jays and Ross Stripling's impact on the rotation.

44m
Aug 18
Weeks on Tiger's meeting, the BMW Championship and more

TSN Senior Reporter and Golf Analyst Bob weeks joins the show to discuss the Tiger led meetings with PGA players, who his favourite to win the BMW Championship, the power of Tiger woods, what are the next steps for the PGA, what the LIV tour players might be thinking with Tiger's meeting, and the Fedex Cup Playoffs.

10m
Aug 18
Shushkewich on Stripling's impact, Kikuchi's struggles and more

Co-Editor of Jays Journal Tyson Shushkewich joins the show to discuss the importance of last night's game, how each game can impact the race to the playoffs, Stripling's impact on the team, Kikuchi's failures, if Kikuchi could make an impact come playoff time from the bullpen, and the Blue Jays chances of getting the #1 Wild Card

11m
Aug 18
Logan on Saints' Season Preview

Covers.com's Jason Logan joins the show to discuss the Saints potentially top end defense, where the number should be for wins, if the team will be a playoff team, who could be the biggest determining factor on win totals this season in the NFL, and what Herbert's season could look like.

11m
Aug 18
Game Play: August 18, 2022 - Hour 1

In the first hour of Game Play, Matt Cauz gets into why, for better or for worse, the Blue Jays are going to make you care about them. Then Matt is joined by Toronto Star reporter Kevin McGran to discuss Czechia's upset over the USA at the World Juniors, what the matchup means for Canada and Nazem Kadri reportedly signing with the Flames.

45m
Aug 18
McGran on Canadian surprises, Kadri signing and more

Toronto Star reporter Kevin McGran joins the show to discuss the Czechia upset over the USA, what the matchup means for Canada, who has surprised him the most on Team Canada, Kadri signing with the Flames, where his deal puts the Flames against the Oilers, Tavares's offseason goals and

11m
Aug 18
Game Play: August 17, 2022 - Hour 3

In the final hour of Game Play, Matt Cauz talks to CEO of Woodbine Entertainment, Jim Lawson, about the upcoming Queen's Plate, the crowds at Woodbine Racetrack and favourite horses to keep an eye on. Then Matt is joined by TSN Edge's Wesley Cheng on Day 8 of Game Play's NFL Previews to take a look at the Carolina Panthers.

37m
Aug 17
Mitch Bannon on the importance of Stripling moving forward, Chapman’s leadoff experiment & Jays’ mental lapses

SI.com Blue Jays Reporter Mitch Bannon joins Game Play to discuss the Blue Jays dropping the second game of their series against the Baltimore Orioles. Bannon shares his thoughts on how important the return of Ross Stripling is for Toronto with the team’s rotation in shambles, why Blue Jays’ manager John Schneider is giving Matt Chapman a shot in the leadoff spot, the mental lapses and sloppy play that have plagued the Blue Jays all year, and more.

10m
Aug 17
Mitch Bannon on the Chapman leadoff experiment, Jays’ mental lapses & how Toronto can right the ship down the stretch

SI.com Blue Jays Reporter Mitch Bannon joins Game Play to discuss the Blue Jays dropping the second game of their series against the Baltimore Orioles. Bannon shares his thoughts on why Blue Jays’ manager John Schneider is giving Matt Chapman a shot in the leadoff spot, the mental lapses and sloppy play that have plagued the Blue Jays all year, what Toronto needs to do to right the ship down the stretch, and more.

10m
Aug 17
Matt's Opening Thought - August 17th, 2022

Join Matthew Cauz as he brings you another edition of his Opening Thought. Today, Matt dives into why he is inching towards hitting the panic button after the Blue Jays’ loss last night against the Baltimore Orioles.

7m
Aug 17
Lawson on Queen's Plate, horses to look out for and Simoni Lawrence's racetrack outfits

CEO of Woodbine Entertainment & Partner with Hamilton Sports Group, Jim Lawson joins Game Play to discuss the upcoming Queen's Plate. He touches on the history behind the Queen's Plate, the crowds at Woodbine Racetrack, favourites and dark horses to keep an eye on, horse ownership, Simoni Lawrence dressing up and more.

12m
Aug 17
Game Play: August 17, 2022 - Hour 2

In the second hour of Game Play, Matt Cauz talks to Covers.com betting analyst Josh Inglis about tonight's MLB slate and why the majority of bettors are fading the Dallas Cowboys. Then Matt is tasked with making some tough decisions in another edition of "This or That".

40m
Aug 17
Inglis on tonight's MLB slate, Toronto's struggles and why everyone is fading the Cowboys

Covers.com Betting Analyst joins Game Play to chat about tonight's MLB slate. Inglis also shared his thoughts on why the Jays have been struggling of late, why the majority of bettors are fading the Dallas Cowboys and more.

13m
Aug 17
Game Play: August 17, 2022 - Hour 1

In the first hour of Game Play, Matt Cauz gets into why he was so frustrated with the Blue Jays' 4-2 loss to the Orioles last night. Then Matt is joined by SI.com Blue Jays writer Mitch Bannon to discuss how the struggling Jays can turn things around.

32m
Aug 17
Game Play: August 16, 2022 - Hour 3

In the final hour of Game Play, Jim Tatti talks to play-by-play voice for the World Juniors on TSN Radio, Andrew Peard, about Canada's upcoming quarterfinal matchup against Switzerland. Then Tatti is joined by Colts.com writer JJ Stankevitz to preview the Colts' season on Day 7 of Game Play's NFL previews.

35m
Aug 16
Stankevitz on Taylor's dominance, what Ryan brings & Colts' WR core

Writer for Colts.com, JJ Stankevitz joins Game Play to chat about Jonathan Taylor's dominance, where Taylor ranks among the elite running backs, what Matt Ryan brings, breakout players to look for, fantasy dark horses, expectations for Mike Strachan and more.

10m
Aug 16
Peard on Canada's matchup against Switzerland, Canada's penalty kill & team chemistry

Play-by-Play World Juniors Commentator for TSN Radio, Andrew Peard joins Game Play to talk about Canada's upcoming matchup against Switzerland, things Canda can improve on, why their penalty kill has been so good, team chemistry and more.

12m
Aug 16
Tuesday Top 5 - August 16th, 2022

In this edition of the Tuesday Top 5, Jim Tatti, producer Nick McVicar and intern Owen rank their top 5 dream sporting events to attend.

16m
Aug 16
Game Play: August 16, 2022 - Hour 2

In the second hour of Game Play, Jim Tatti talks to Covers.com betting analyst Josh Inglis about the betting trends in the MLB and where he thinks the playoffs race might be headed. Then Tatti and Producer Nick rank their "Top Dream Sporting Events to Attend" in this week's Tuesday Top-Five.

45m
Aug 16
Inglis on betting on the struggling Jays, MLB futures bets & Buehler's injury

Betting Analyst for Covers.com, Josh Inglis joins Game Play to discuss bets to look for across the MLB, futures bets, the dominance of the Los Angeles Dodgers, how to bet on the struggling Blue Jays, tonight's matchup between Dylan Cease and Clayton Kershaw, Walker Buehler's absence, the playoff picture in the AL and more.

11m
Aug 16
Game Play: August 16, 2022 - Hour 1

Jim Tatti filling in for Matt Cauz on Game Play. In the first hour of today's show, Tatti gets into how Toronto sports teams are never the underdogs and often fail to live up to expectations. Then Tatti is joined by The Athletic's Kaitlyn McGrath to discuss how the Jays should approach Yusei Kikuchi's struggles on the mound.

39m
Aug 16
McGrath on Jays' recent struggles, if Kikuchi can stay in the rotation & matchup against Orioles

MLB Writer for The Athletic, Kaitlyn McGrath joins Game Play to chat about the Jays' recent struggles, what needs to change, the possibility of pulling Kikuchi out of the rotation, expectations on Vlad Jr., the lack of production from the bottom of the lineup, how the Jays match up against the Orioles and more.

10m
Aug 16
Game Play: August 15, 2022 - Hour 3

In the final hour of Game Play, Mike DiStefano and Luca Celebre take stock of the past weekend in sports in this week's Monday Mood Meter. Then Al's Brother and Luca talk to TSN Edge's Domenic Padula about some NFL futures bets and why he is comfortable fading the Chicago Bears this year.

37m
Aug 15
Mike and Luca’s Monday Mood Metre

Join Michael Distefano and Luca Celebre as they take a look at some of the biggest stories in sports and determine how those individuals might be feeling right now.

14m
Aug 15
Padula on why he is fading the Bears this season, Lance’s MVP odds shortening, & Week 1 NFL preseason wrap up

TSN EDGE Betting and Fantasy analyst Dom Padula joins Game Play to take a closer look at some NFL futures bets. Padula shares his thoughts on why he is comfortable fading the Chicago Bears this year, why he is passing on Trey Lance’s MVP futures, his takeaways from a betting perspective after Week 1 of the NFL preseason, and more.

13m
Aug 15
Game Play: August 15, 2022 - Hour 2

In the second hour of Game Play, Al's Brother and Luca Celebre are joined by Jacksonville Jaguars beat reporter John Shipley to discuss what he expects from the Jags this season in Day 6 of the show's NFL previews. Then AB and Luca talk to The Hockey News NHL Draft and prospects analyst, Tony Ferrari, about this weekend’s action at the World Junior Championship.

42m
Aug 15
Game Play: August 15, 2022 - Hour 1

Mike DiStefano and Luca Celebre filling in for Matt Cauz on Game Play. In the first hour of today's show, DiStefano and Celebre get into the continued inconsistency of the Blue Jays. Then Al's Brother and Luca are joined by Designated for Assignment co-host Josh Goldberg to discuss why Toronto's signing of Jose Berrios to a seven-year extension highlights the dangers of long-term deals for pitchers.

45m
Aug 15
Ferrari on McTavish’s dominant WJC performance, Knies’ strong showing & Anaheim’s stacked prospect cupboard

NHL Draft and Prospects analyst Tony Ferrari joins Game Play to recap this weekend’s action at the World Junior Championships. Ferrari shares his thoughts on what he’s seen from Matthew Knies thus far in the tournament, why Kent Johnson’s game is so well rounded, Mason McTavish’s dominant performance through three games, why the Anaheim Ducks might have the most stacked prospect cupboard in the NHL, and more.

10m
Aug 15