Pressbox Hat Trick
Rants and commentaries on the latest hot topics in sport. Pressbox and hot dogs not included.
The two types of footballs are on the spotlight for episode 101 of the Pressbox Hat Trick podcast. Up first, Tristan D’Amours and Alex Perez talk to Steven Short, VP of USL Division 3, about the creation of the new league for 2019, the potential spread of the league and if Canada will be implicated. On the back end of the show, the hosts welcome star running back for the Université de Montréal Carabins and 2017 CFL draft pick by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Sean Thomas Erlington, to talk about Draft Day, the record number of Carabins players drafted this year, and his challenges ahead. Tristan also celebrates his 100th show as PBHT host…yay!
We did it! It’s the 100th episode of the Pressbox Hat Trick podcast! For the occasion we bring on every host from past and present. On the show: Tristan D’Amours, Alex Perez, Safia Ahmad, Harrison-Milo Rahajason and former hosts Julian McKenzie and Vince Morello talk about the good, bad and ugly of PBHT and they make the long-awaited guest-host power rankings for episodes 50-100. Thank you for listening, we’re pretty proud to have gotten to triple-digits!
We would also like to thank every guest who sent us a message to include this week’s show. You can check out some of them in a video on The Link’s Facebook page.
On episode 99 of the Pressbox Hat Trick podcast, it’s all about blogging. Tristan D’Amours, Safia Ahmad and Harrison-Milo Rahajason speak to Seth Rosenthal of SB Nation about his start in blogging, the evolution of the blogging world, how it affects the modern world and the recent rebrand SB Nation went through.
This is the second part to our two-part discussion with freelance writer Shireen Ahmad on the rape allegations surrounding Cristiano Ronaldo, uncovered by German publication Der Speigel, and the media silence on the matter. If you have not listened to part one, please track back and listen to it before pressing play on this part.
To go to part one click here
To read Der Speigel’s article click here
This episode of the Pressbox Hat Trick is a two-part discussion Tristan D’Amours, Alex Perez, Safia Ahmad and guest host Jonathan Caragay-Cook had with freelance writer Shireen Ahmed. The conversation originates from an article written in Der Speigel uncovering rape allegations involving Cristiano Ronaldo. In this discussion, the panel break down the topic, why the media has talked so little about it and what journalists should do.
To read the Der Speigel article click here.