Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for April 25

Football coaching duties prevented me from joining the crew for this week's taping - sounds like a great reason for you to tune in! Thanks to Carlo Palazzo for filling in as co-host. The show airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon. Here's the lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for April 25/18
Co-hosts: Mitchell Blair & Carlo Palazzo


1. Ringside. Locker Talk’s monthly look at the world of amateur and professional boxing, with host Frank Fiacco (Lonsdale Boxing Club President). 

2. Regina gets set to host the national powerlifting championships in May. Guest: Lee Powell (competitor/organizer). 

3. Fitness File. April edition, with hosts Daniel Ince & Michelle Espino (Driven Lifestyle Group). 

4. The Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame announces its 2018 class of inductees. Guest: Autumn McDowell (SSHF Communications Coordinator). 

5. The Film Room. Locker Talk sports movie aficionado Carlo Palazzo offers his thoughts on another cinematic classic. This month: The Hurt Business.

6. The Regina Thunder and Regina Minor Football have launched a new spring football school for youngsters. Guests: Chris Latimer (Thunder Assistant Coach) & Danny Paskiw (RMF Head Coach).

7. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for April 11

We join with the rest of the country in paying tribute to the victims of the Humboldt Broncos' bus crash on this week's show. But we also (hopefully) offer a bit of a distraction, by talking about the lighter aspects of the games people play. The show airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon, and repeats at the same times next week, on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Here's the lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for April 11/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The Regina Pats continue preparations for hosting the 2018 Memorial Cup, after bowing out in the first round of the WHL playoffs. Guest: Stacey Cattell (Pats Chief Operating Officer). 

2. Saskatchewan wins the national wheelchair curling championship for the second time in three years. Guest: Darwin Bender (Team Saskatchewan Second).

3. The Lakeshore Tennis Club is getting ready for the 2018 season. Guests: Anitarose Brockman (Club President) & Denise Fernandez (Club Pro). 

4. The Campbell Tartans celebrate a city high school Tier 1 senior boys basketball championship. Guests: Zach Michalicz (Head Coach), Pano Kourles & Matt Rivers (Tartans players). 

5. Golf courses in the Regina area are looking ahead to the 2018 season. Guest: Bryan Raymond (Flowing Springs Golf Greens). 

6. The community of Humboldt, and all of Saskatchewan, is reeling in the aftermath of a tragic crash involving the Humboldt Broncos hockey team.

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for April 4

Another star studded lineup of guests this week, because that's how we do it! Once again, the show airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Tune in, and see for yourself!

Locker Talk Guests for April 4/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The Regina Red Sox are gearing up for the 2018 Western Major Baseball League season. Guest: Mitch MacDonald (Red Sox Manager – Head Coach). 

2. Regina’s Top Gun Quarterback Academy is back in 2018, and ready to help young gunslingers elevate their games. Guests: Stefan Endsin & Reid Quest (Instructors). 

3. A preview of the University of Regina Rams 2018 Sports Dinner. Guest: Jason Clermont (Organizing Committee – Rams Board of Directors).

4. A Regina couple celebrates its third provincial mixed curling championship. Guests: Jason & Colleen Ackerman (2018 Sask mixed curling champs). 

5. A post mortem on the 2017/18 season for the Traveland RV (Pilot Butte) Storm junior B hockey club. Guest: Dale Lewgood (Storm General Manager).

6. Two members of the University of Regina Rams impressed the scouts at the recent CFL national combine. Now they anxiously await the upcoming CFL draft. Guests: Noah Picton (Rams QB) & Atlee Simon (Rams RB).

7. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for March 28

It's the Locker Talk version of March Madness this week, with four basketball-themed segments, including visits from three of the four senior high school basketball city championship teams! It all goes down tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Here's the lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for March 28/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The LeBoldus Golden Suns celebrate a city high school Tier 1 and provincial 5A senior girls basketball championship. Guests: Ella Farthing & Jade Belmore (Golden Suns players). 

2. The Regina Christian Grizzlies celebrate a city high school Tier 2 and provincial 3A senior girls basketball championship. Guests: Chris Lewis (Assistant Coach), Olivia Wiens & Joy Brailean (RCS players).

3. The Film Room. Locker Talk’s monthly review of a sports-themed movie from days gone by, with host Carlo Palazzo. This month, Carlo offers his thoughts on Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

4. The Regina Christian Grizzlies celebrate a city high school Tier 2 and provincial 3A senior boys basketball championship. Guests: Geoff Glasspell (Head Coach), Dakota McBride Marean & Landon Eiswerth (RCS players).

5. The Hooplife Basketball Training Academy is gearing up for its spring and summer camps in Regina. Guests: Andrew Gottselig (Hooplife CEO) & David Hamilton (Player - Thom Trojans). 

6. A post mortem on the 2017/18 season for the Regina Pat Canadians midget AAA hockey club. Guests: Darrin McKechnie (Head Coach) & Eric Houk (Forward).  (Congrats to coach McKechnie on being selected to lead the Pat C's again next season. Here's to another great year!)

7. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for March 21

It's the first episode of the spring of 2018! As per usual, the show airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Here's the lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for March 21/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. A preview of the 2018 WCP Cup indoor soccer tournament. Guests: Whitney Lupastin (Team Netherlands) & Jared Hunt (Team Canada).

2. A Regina-based curler parts ways with his Manitoba-based team after the 2018 Brier. Guest: Braeden Moskowy (Curler). 

3. Ringside. Locker Talk’s monthly look at the world of amateur and professional boxing. With host Frank Fiacco (Lonsdale Boxing Club President). 

4. A preview of the 2018 Don Narcisse All-Star Football Camp. Guest: Robert Mimbs (Camp Instructor). 

5. The O’Neill Titans repeat as city (7th straight) and provincial high school team wrestling champs. Guests: Noah Zimroz, Jenna Petryna & Kordin Gould (Titans wrestlers).

6. Football Saskatchewan is gearing up for another busy year in 2018. Guest: Mike Thomas (Football Sask Director of Operations). 

7. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.