Pressbox Hat Trick

Rants and commentaries on the latest hot topics in sport. Pressbox and hot dogs not included.

  • PBHT125: The (Mini) Milestone Edition (ft. Safia Ahmad, David S. Landsman)

    • Graphic Madelaine Gendreau

    Episode 125, that’s a bit of a milestone no? Hosts Tristan D’Amours and Harrison-Milo Rahajason, very lightly, celebrate but mostly talk about the men’s and women’s Olympic hockey tournaments along with special guests Safia Ahmad, former host of PBHT and media relations manager at Les Canadiennes de Montreal, and David S. Landsman, of Habs Eyes on the Prize.

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  • PBHT124: The Women in Sports Media Edition

    • Graphic Madelaine Gendreau

    Following a panel last Wednesday featuring Robyn Flynn of CJAD 800 and TSN 690, Les Canadiennes de Montreal general manager Meg Hewings and former The Link staff writer and Les Canadiennes press relations manager Safia Ahmad. Hosts Tristan D’Amours, Ireland Compton, Harrsion-Milo Rahajason and Alexander Perez welcome Safia to talk about the panel. They also give praise to Caroline Ouellette for becoming the Canadian Women’s Hockey League’s all-time leading scorer and also for being an all around badass.

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    Click here to read Safia’s article on sexism and racism in sports media.

  • PBHT123: The Unsolved Mysteries Edition

    • Graphic Madelaine Gendreau

    For the first of the year, Coordinating Editor Tristan D’Amours and Sports Online Editor Harrison-Milo Rahajason are joined by staff writers Dustin Kagan Fleming and Elaine Genest to raise some unsolved mysteries about the Concordia Stingers. What’s mysterious about the Stingers? Will we ever get the answers? Who are we to know, we just ask questions into a microphone.

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  • PBHT122: The 2017 Link Athlete of the Year Edition

    On this episode of the Press Box Hat Trick podcast, Tristan D’Amours, Harrison-Milo Rahajason and Dustin Kagan Fleming pay homage to 2017 in Concordia sports. They give their highlight and lowlight of the calendar year.

    The main course of the show, however, is The Link’s inaugural athlete of the year as voted by the entire sports section. The hosts go through the shortlist and name the athlete of the year.

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  • PBHT121: The Futsal P.O.T.Y. Edition (ft. Nazim Belguendouz)

    • Graphic Madelaine Gendreau

    This week on the Pressbox Hat Trick podcast, Tristan D’Amours and Alexander Perez welcome the first ever Canadian futsal play of the year, Nazim Belguendouz!

    The hosts delve in on Belguendouz’s season with FC Sparte of the Première Ligue de Futsal du Quebec and the Canadian national team in futsal and AS Blainville of the Première Ligue de Soccer du Quebec in soccer. They also talk about the future of Canadian futsal, the likes of playing in the 2018 Canadian Championship in soccer and his former team, FC Montreal, of which he used to be the captain.

    In the show’s second segment, Tristan and Alexander reflect on the trade that saw Laurent Ciman leave the Impact for Major League Soccer’s expansion franchise, Los Angeles FC. They also talk about who should the Impact bring up for the 2018 season and who should replace Patrice Bernier as the next captain.

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