176 episodes

The Suspendables is a weekly podcast with former NHL star Russ Courtnall and his pal, comedian Jungle Jim Jerome. Listen in for classic, hilarious NHL stories; great discussion on the hottest NHL news; and interviews with some of hockey's biggest names. A new episode every Wednesday morning.

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The Suspendables is a weekly podcast with former NHL star Russ Courtnall and his pal, comedian Jungle Jim Jerome. Listen in for classic, hilarious NHL stories; great discussion on the hottest NHL news; and interviews with some of hockey's biggest names. A new episode every Wednesday morning.

    176: Bruins Announcer Fat Shames Tampa Player

    176: Bruins Announcer Fat Shames Tampa Player

    Russ discusses his mental health intiatives. Russ talks about getting booed by his home fan in Montreal. Boston announcer Jack Edwards goes after Pat Maroon for his weight. Will Alex Ovechkin break Wayne Gretzky's goal scoring record? We discuss rebuilds and expansion construction. Russ talks about the toughest thing about being a captain. Did he ever cover for a teammate who was in trouble with the coach?

    • 56 min
    175: Rusty Breakin it Down!

    175: Rusty Breakin it Down!

    In a rare move this week on the show the boys end up talking about… Hockey!! Everyone says fire the coach in Ottawa… Russ has a different take. What’s it like to play in Minnesota? To coach or not to coach? Courtnall says there may be a shelf life. A shirt and tie means you should be going to work or… Russ’s team thought they should go skiing!!  Okay, Russ is just weird with superstitions.

    • 55 min
    174: Then You Better Walk the Walk!

    174: Then You Better Walk the Walk!

    We talk about  the Hockey Hall of Fame honouree’s but Rusty is not at all pleased with Daniel Alfredsson. His take on the best goalies he’s faced. Paris, Russ’s wife, did something that will surprise you. He’s not really not happy with his daughter's new family member.  And some fantastic advice about parenting
     

    • 50 min
    173: Flames' Coach Darryl Sutter Will Just Say Anything

    173: Flames' Coach Darryl Sutter Will Just Say Anything

    Flames head coach Darryl Sutter gives a candid response when asked about a player's health status and why he briefly disappeared from a recent game. Players being called out in the press.  How long until The Ottawa Senators are for sale. Sports gambling and reporting player injuries.  And we read your emails!

    • 1 hr 3 min
    172: Not All Shows are Good

    172: Not All Shows are Good

    This might be Jimmy’s worst performance as a host. You be the judge. Some records in hockey should have an asterisk beside it. Should there be more offence in hockey? Russ doesn’t think so. What to do about John Tortorella. He’s becoming annoying. Another prank by Courtnall and his roommate. Jimmy says hello to many listeners. Your name may have been mentioned

    • 50 min
    171: To Rip or Not to Rip?

    171: To Rip or Not to Rip?

    Rusty talks about the timing of chewing out a player because when he had a go at it he made the guy cry… Not good! Every team seems to pick a captain differently… We find out what really drives Russ crazy about wearing the C. It’s not just players who feel crippling pressure if you suit up for the Canadians. And Russ says sure we’ll help but you gotta put up the cash! What the hell is he talking about?

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

mads1905x ,

Incredible combo with Jim & Russ.

This podcast is hilarious! Couldn’t stop laughing at some of the stories these two were saying. So cool to hear about Russ and his NHL career aswell, I remember watching him play for the maple leafs. Great podcast.

bbbantu ,

Hilarious

Laughed at Jim’s dating advice!
Great show

PQuinlan1971 ,

Great pod, even for non NHL fans!

“Maybe that’s why it’s called a dirty martini” Russ Courtenall

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