Tommy returns to the podcast, joining Mike and Kevin to discuss spinoff vehicles for the Mighty Ducks. Gordon Bombay and Dennis Quaid team up on the Minnehaha Waves, the Bash Brothers head to Mexico, and Goldberg “meats” his first love. At the end, Ben (@jennyweistler) and Ed (@erscimia) take part in the first matchup of the Mighty Ducks trivia challenge.
The Anaheima Ducks and Los Angeles Kings played at Dodger Stadium in 2014.
The 2022 Winter Olympics will take place in Beijing.
Laverne and Shirley was a spinoff of Happy Days, not Cheers. The most famous Cheers spinoff was Fraiser.
The Rembrandts came up with the Friends theme song. The Long Beach Dub Allstars came up with the Joey theme song.
Yes, Dennis Quaid is still alive.
Bombay’s life in the minors:
Imagine this, but in Mexico:
If you’re interested in the story behind SlamBall, listen to this episode of the StartUp podcast.
Fever Pitch was the movie about the Red Sox starring Jimmy Fallon. The movie Tommy and Mike were talking about is Summer Catch. It has an eight percent on Rotten Tomatoes.
This is definitely going in the opening credits of When Goldie Meats Sally:
Special thanks to @erscimia and @jennyweistler for being our trivia guinea pigs.