Journalism Episodes


Rick Campanelli: Return of the Funko Pop

Feb. 16, 2022

Rick Campanelli makes his second appearance on the podcast to catch up on life, his new radio hosting gig, funko pops and about asking tough questions and developing relationships with the people you interview


Ginella Massa: Two Hosts Tonight

Oct. 20, 2021

Tobin welcomes Canada Tonight host, Ginella Massa to the podcast. You would think the fact we both use TONIGHT in our title would be the only similarity Ginella and I would have, but throughout this conversation, I find out …

Guest: Ginella Massa

Jennifer Hedger: The London Lofter

Jan. 20, 2021

In the first episode of 2021 of Tobin Tonight, Tobin welcomes Jennifer Hedger to the show. Hedger talks about becoming a dog lover, how she got involved in sports media and she opens up about depression and dealing with it …


Bryan Tobin: Host Turned Guest

Dec. 22, 2020

In Episode 99 of the podcast, Tobin experiences what it is like to be on the other side of the question mark. Instead of being the interviewer, he is now the interviewee. With the help of his brother, Sean, we learn more…

Guest: Bryan Tobin

Ken Reid: Not A Milk in the Bag Family

Oct. 1, 2020

Tobin chats with Sportsnet Central Host, Ken Reid. They talk about growing up on the East Coast, Hockey Cards, and how Ken came up with the idea for his books based on them. Ken also tells his "journeyman" story of how he we…

Guest: Ken Reid

Bryan Mudryk: Moodies Point

Aug. 19, 2020

Tobin welcomes TSN Anchor/Sportscaster Bryan Mudryk to the show. Bryan talks about his career in broadcasting and how that lead him to TSN, his love of sports but not quite being an athlete and defeating cancer not once but…

Guest: Bryan Mudryk

George Stroumboulopoulos: "Almost" The Hour

Aug. 11, 2020

Tobin chats with the Host of The Strombo Show, the man himself, George Stroumboulopoulos. The two chat about the glory days of Much Music, The Hour, and of course Hockey Night in Canada. It's almost an hour-long intervi…


Lindsay Hamilton: Lady McMaster

Nov. 26, 2019

Tobin chats with Lindsay Hamilton about her start in media at a young age and how that lead her to breaks with Family Channel and with TSN. She explains what she loves about her job and how she had to CREATE her own opportu…


Dan O'Toole: The TOBIN and Dan Podcast

Nov. 12, 2019

Tobin chats with Dan O'Toole about working with TSN, leaving for FOX Sports, and then returning to host SC with Jay and Dan. He discusses what brought him to TSN, what brought him to become a sports broadcaster and NOT a Te…

Guest: Dan O'Toole

Kara Wagland: Keeping it Peel

Oct. 15, 2019

Tobin chats with the talented and beautiful Kara Wagland. She shares her story of how she got into broadcasting, her love of sports, and working at TSN, and gives some insight on why you should always continue to work hard.…

Guest: Kara Wagland

Kate Beirness: The Lady of Sport

June 9, 2018

Tobin chats with Kate Beirness about her love of sports, working her way to the top of the rankings, and women in media. She talks about getting the call to come to TSN, how fun it is to work there and being a part of the f…

Guest: Kate Beirness

Rick Campanelli: From Temp to Icon

April 3, 2018

Tobin chats with Rick Campanelli (The Temp) about his career in broadcasting. We chat about his start at Much Music and the glory days of the brand. Rick also talks about transitioning from Much Music to ET Canada and what h…


Paul Hunter: Mr. Hunter Goes to Washington

March 20, 2018

Tobin welcomes CBC Foreign Correspondent, Paul Hunter to the show. Paul talks about his upbringing in North York, his passion for journalism, and how it led him from Wingham, Ontario to Washington, D.C. He also discusses co…

Guest: Paul Hunter

James Duthie: The Godfather of TSN

Nov. 27, 2017

Tobin chats with James Duthie about his podcast, his books, and his big break which led him to become a broadcaster. James also shares a story about his former mentor at CTV Ottawa, Bryan Smith, and talks about his humor com…

Guest: James Duthie

Adrienne Arsenault: The "New" National

Nov. 17, 2017

Tobin chats with Adrienne Arsenault to talk about becoming one of the new faces of the National. We discuss her career, how she got her foot in the door at the CBC (it's a funny story) and some tips she is learning as she ta…