Cabbie Presents: The Podcast
Hall of Famer Gary Payton, one of the NBA’s most elite players, was a tenacious defender, talented scorer and legendary trash talker. This 9x All NBA and 9x All Defensive player’s fuel before home games was McDonald’s. Times were different in the 90s. Payton remembers almost being traded from Seattle and Larry Bird was an equally strong trash talker. Magic Johnson’s summer runs were eventful. As a collector, Payton owns Pete Rose’s and Willie Mays’ World Series rings and multiple NBA Jam arcade games at his homes.
A music deep dive with Canadian royalty, Gold Medallists Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir. They remember the early days of making mixed CDs for road trips and Tessa using the library for MSN Messenger. We find out Scott is the better dancer, makes the playlists and doesn't love Hall and Oates like Tessa. Currently diving into documentaries about rock legends 'Queen', the anthems we hear at arenas and stadiums they don't care for. Scott had bleached blonde hair phase a la Eminem and we discover all of Tessa's nicknames.
UFC’s Donald Cowboy Cerrone is a riot and is always ready for a fight. From random Karaoke nights to adulting adventures to activities to stay loose during fight week, Donald gives a nice glimpse into the Cowboy Cerrone Experience. Hilariously, he details his high school hit list, touches on tech conspiracies and his guilty pleasure is not G Rated.
Leading up to her 5th FIFA World Cup, Canada’s Diana Matheson remembers her Princeton soccer days, raves about Canada’s young players and the team’s defence, gives insights on Group E in the 2019 World Cup, doesn’t like trendy chunky sneakers and reveals iconic TV shows she’s never seen.
TV Hosts Nabil Karim & Gurdeep Ahluwalia cover the full spectrum of interesting and hilarious. From sports fandom as broadcasters, The Bachelor, The Social, viewing party rules, cross fit culture, March Madness, World Cup, Stanley Cup Final, first breaks in the industry, goldfish x sriracha, Will Smith, awkward interviews to Cabbie’s rejected pitches.
Anaheim Ducks Captain Ryan Getzlaf mixes humour and sarcasm to describe his beautiful car collection, worst workouts, frosted tips hairstyles, mediocre culinary skills, young studs on the Ducks, parents fighting in the stands, battles with his brother Chris, guilty pleasure TV shows and how he responds when his coach rips the team.
Two time Superbowl Champion Ray Lewis challenges Cabbie to 500 pushups. Lewis is in Toronto for an exclusive bootcamp. The Hall of Famer describes the origin of his signature entrance and offers the key to his legendary mindset. In an offensive heavy NFL, Lewis explains why defences still win championships.
Actor/Director/Writer Jay Baruchel pens a new book “Born Into It”, explains the origins of his Montreal Canadiens fandom, fake vs real weed on set, visited a haunted house in a “higher” state, remembers a beef with an actor and someone tried to fight him at a hockey game.
NFL Veteran Takeo Spikes lists his "watch party rules", remembers meeting Bo Jackson in his Freshman year, being brutally honest with teammates, rookie initiation stories and has the best/worst way to pay off gambling debts from video games or cards.
Actor/Comedian London Brown, envies Canadian Health Care and shares observations about style and relationships. Brown details his first encounter with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson on HBO's Ballers, including a pretty good impression of the superstar and his movies. Finally, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery and Brown does his best Denzel Washington impression.
Producer/DJ Grandtheft travels America, Europe and Asia headlining shows playing EDM and hip hop very loudly to intense festival crowds and energetic partygoers in jam packed venues. While traveling to distant lands, he’s had to “take one for the team” eating the most unique and adventurous dishes outside of his comfort zone, like the late Anthony Bourdain. Grandtheft remembers Steve Aoki’s “no days off” bootcamp on the Kolony Tour.
Newly minted Stanley Cup Champion Devante Smith-Pelly gives a comprehensive recap of 5 days of Washington's celebration, including the chaos in the dressing room, his first time in Las Vegas, the parade and jumping into the Georgetown fountain.
The most durable running back of his era amassing over 10 000 career yards, Eddie George remembers bad pregame speeches, intense division rivals, auditioning for the musical Chicago, forgetting lines on stage and one truly embarrassing dating story.
Darcy Tucker, a favourite among Toronto Maple Leafs fanbase, remembers great pranks, a gift from Nickelback, his restaurant superstition, the quirkiest teammate, keeping it real, top 3 cereals + earliest interviews with Cabbie.
Toronto FC Superstar Jozy Altidore explains trying to get in on free kicks currently taken by teammate Sebastian Giovinco, World Cup talk, CONCACAF Champions League, Toronto FC's MLS Cup, Usain Bolt & PK Subban in Miami, growing his trophy case and the competition level with his girlfriend Sloane Stephens.
Hall of Famer Doug Gilmour remembers the pub life, best Canadian cities, losing his goaltender in a mosh pit, playing mind games on the ice, battling former teammates, studying Gretzky and visiting a medium.
The Mane Event: UFC Fighter / Actor / Model / Ring Boy Elias Theodorou, the Ultimate Fighter Nations Champion, tries stand up comedy, is developing a film, remembers his first street fight loss, prepares for his next fight in the UFC and appears as a Ring Boy. Cabbie also shares Jamie Foxx & Bill Murray stories.
Norm Powell (Toronto Raptors) has an adorable dog named Apollo, works out 3x daily in the summer and sacrifices a ton for his dream of playing in the NBA. Compares the ball handling skills of Kyrie Irving vs Steph Curry, appreciates the Toronto love, makes music on the side and gives Cabbie an idea for Instagram.
Luke Willson (Seattle Seahawks) reveals a hilarious system of team fines, story time in Cabo, short shorts with Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Kam Chancellor is a QB, his Jordan collection and the most comprehensive deep dive about instagram ever on a podcast. This one is for the books!
All about speed in every day life from brain freeze to slow jams to Island time, Canada's Men's 4x100 relay team jokes about how slow they move off the track. Olympic Village stories from London and Rio are shared and a lively chat about clean eating vs McDonald's.
Cabbie sits down with Arizona Coyotes Forward Max Domi to talk off-season workouts, Fantasy Leagues and answer the question; Is there a bigger beauty that Biz Nasty?
Joel Ward on Game of Thrones , goes to an AC/DC concert, seeing Oprah Live, staying lean, Mayweather vs McGregor and important wedding etiquette.
Joel Ward on Game of Thrones , goes to an AC/DC concert, seeing Oprah Live, staying lean, Mayweather vs McGregor and important wedding etiquette.
A light-hearted conversation about super teams, tough workouts, childhood fights, NFL Play 60, Ingram & Jordan's Eurotrip + Cabbie's recent Eurotrip.
MLB 3B Brett Lawrie joins Cabbie on the latest episode of Cabbie Presents.
The Toronto Raptors point guard describes his BBQ skills, losing man points, a trick shot from a skyscraper and NBA gossip.
Terrence Ross loves Pearl Jam, the internet always wins, master class in Snapchat, IG captions, Kobe, Lebron, Durant, + trash talked by old guys.
Tyler Seguin gives a master class on Instagram & Snapchat. Seguin gives gems on his fashion spots. Cabbie has a new most embarrassing moment story.
UFC's Anthony Johnson speaks on Canadian pride, bachelor parties, a unexpected female sparring partner, kicked in the shins & weird group chats.
Peter Holland and Devante Smith-Pelly follow Cabbie down multiple conversational rabbit holes emerging with great stories from adolescence.
Comedian Nicole Arbour talks baseball, Snoop Dogg, Snapchat, regrets, Jim Jeffries, The View, Dear Fat People & her popular digital videos.
Golden Tate comments on golf fashion, cracking on teammates, Calvin Johnson, Devin Taylor, ice cream, putting vs free throws.
Hit maker producer Boi 1DA dissects Batman Vs Superman, Marvel vs DC, recording with Usher, Rihanna,Steph Curry, Kawai Leonard the YOLO Mansion.
Lennox Lewis on lucky punches, Jamaican nicknames, favourite WWE wrestler, Jennifer Lopez, problems with Rocky movies & Muhammad Ali stories.
NBA All-Star in Toronto: Kardinal's wild weekend with Dave Chappelle, Akil + Mark host everything and Cabbie's encounters with Drake and Steph Curry.
Actor Anthony Mackie is so funny. Stories about Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Affleck as Batman, bro code violations and Oscars After parties.
TSN's James Duthie tells his Tiger Woods story, talks Blue Jays playoffs, Jose Bautista’s bat flip, soccer dads, the Stanley Cup and his new book.
Morgan Rielly & Jake Gardiner discuss Call of Duty, A Bat phone, Snapchat, cottages, Ed Sheeran, Bumble vs. Tinder + biggest mistake stories.
Ryan Kesler on his love of hip hop, immaculate conception, Kevin Bieksa, Donald Trump, Corey Perry's dad bod, being traded & Ashley Madison breach.
Joffrey Lupul returns discussing David Price, the Blue Jays, fantasy football, Drake, OVOFest, Bonaroo, Flying with Nas + Kendrick Lamar & Coachella.
Nik Stauskas recalls the popcorn prank, talks DiCaprio & Jeter, Steph Curry's challenge, best playoffs in sports, Fallon vs Kimmel, Justin Bieber.
Mike Cammalleri describes his workouts, snapchat, MTV cribs, an Adidas shoot, Biosteel, Gronkowski and the NHL: old school vs new school.
NBA alumni Morris Peterson has stories about girls on campus at MSU, Lenny Wilkens vs. Sam Mitchell, Jalen Rose’s fight story + Floyd Mayweather.
Skratch Bastid speaks about DJ Jazzy Jeff’s 50th birthday party, Halifax, Trinidadian roots girls on instagram, touring with Red Bull 3 Style.
Milos Raonic explains his philosophy on chance encounters with women, the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Leo DiCaprio, Tesla & being gluten free.
Andrew Ladd (Winnipeg Jets) discusses the dentist, fitness testing, kids, Stanley Cup stories, advice from Esquire & Evander Kane.
Tyler Johnson talks burger spots, Snapchat, Marshawn Lynch, Player's Tribune, straight A student, cheating on tests & Steven Stamkos.
Mark Giordano discusses jeans, Dion Phaneuf, shaving his head + NHL marketing ideas. Patrick Sharp talks music in the car + his Stanley Cup experience
Max Pacioretty describes his fashion conscious team and fatherhood. James Neal reveals his Super Bowl choice, buying a Ferrari & big personalities.
Joel Ward (Washington Capitals) explains year long training, food in Europe, bonding with Kadri, new coach, bathroom tales & an Ovechkin story.
Ray Emery recalls meeting Mike Tyson, high school curfews, flashy suits, President Obama, the ALS ice bucket challenge, summer concerts & pranks.
Wayne Simmonds discusses his friend Drew Doughty, a traffic ticket, Las Vegas stories, Rihanna, Justin Bieberand conspiracy theories.
DJ Mastermind continues his music industry story telling: the fate of mixtapes to DJ summits then onto Kanye, Jay-Z, Drake and Pharrell.
Luke Willson (Seattle Seahawks) talks Draft Day, training with Russell Wilson, locker room pranks, Jordan collection and Superbowl parties.
Actor Shawn Ashmore discusses The Following on Fox, X-Men franchise, comicon, dealing with fame, selfies, In N Out Burger + a George Clooney story.
Mastermind, radio host & DJ, on friendship with Russell Peters, his legendary mixtapes, Scandal, twitter has changed TV & being a pop culture junkie.
Juno Awards, HBO’s Girls, Summer blockbusters, Drake, Jay-Z, Nas, Lindsay Lohan’s list & Ricky Gervais with Randall Thorne, Nigel Downer & Neil Scott.
Sheldon Souray recalls a wild NHL All Star weekend, Cabbie's cologne, training in Malibu,Chris Chelios parties & the fallout in Edmonton.
The internet is 25, YouTube videos, March Madness, Toronto Raptors & UFC 171 with Akil Augustine, Sherman Hamilton + Neil Forester.
Adam Burish talks Patrick Kane, on stage with Brooks & Dunn, touring with Jason Aldean, the Stanley Cup with Vince Vaughn and more.
Superbowl 48, SB commercials, Nick Cannon, Katy Perry, Bieber + a Philip Seymour Hoffman retrospective. Feat. Gurdeep Ahluwalia and Randall Thorne.
Chef Rob Rainford discusses cooking, grilling, BBQ, French cuisine, medium well steaks, takeout, trends, instagramming food pics + gluten free dishes.
Dustin Penner discusses the Entourage movie, binge watching TV shows, Team Canada, funny teammates, Katherine Webb, nightclubs & A-Rod.
The guys talk WJC, Winter Classic, NFL Playoffs, Instagram, goons + stand up comedy. Feat. Gurdeep Ahluwalia, Craig Chambers & Dave Merheje.
Matt Duchene on fresh suits, his hockey dad, Team Canada dreams, Nathan MacKinnon, poker, red necks, cheap teammates, fighting, NFL & Carmelo.
The guys talk the NFL playoff picture, Chris Bosh, Anderson Silva's leg, Neil buys a dog + Kanye. Feat. Akil Augustine, Mastermind & Neil Scott.
Kris Versteeg returns to Chicago. We discuss the best party ever, Justin Bieber, Chicagos' dressing room, Jonathan Toews & marriage proposals.
ESPN anchor Adnan Virk talks Robert De Niro, comedy sequels, Chris Berman, impressions, Baseball Tonight, Philly teams + being Canadian at ESPN.
We discuss Beyonce's surprise album, new look Raptors, 10 year olds + rules for Christmas shopping. Feat. Akil Augustine, Neil Scott & Glen Baxter.
NHL Alumni Kevin Weekes on great burger spots, Henrik Lundqvist, his personal style, playing in NY, Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant & teammates fighting.
Cabbie talks Eminem, Will Ferrell, Chelios' insane hall of fame party, Paul Walker, Iron Bowl and Jason Kidd.
Mike Richards talks Thanksgiving at Jonathan Quick's, 600 career games, fantasy football, Brady, Manning and hockey fights.
Tyler Seguin discusses texting photos, team chat groups, movember moustaches, the ESPN body issue, White House + meeting Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders.
Fall, Christmas & Oscar movies preview from Cabbie's Film Guru Ari Pollack. Thorough breakdown of studio + independent movies to see rounding out 2013
We talk Eminem, Raptors, NBA Style, return of BBM, GTA V, Call of Duty + comic book movies. Feat. Akil Augustine, Justin Mulligan & Nigel Downer.
Jon Cornish (Calgary Stampeders) talks elementary school, a photo shoot, cowboy culture, women's radar, scoping, head shaving and balding athletes.
Stats Canada twitter account authors Eric Taylor & Ren Bostelaar discuss Canada’s culture, etiquette + customs through their parody Twitter feed.
Cabbie’s guys talk about Fenway Park, standup comedy, Russell Peters, Raptors 2013-14, Wu Tang Clan + Hallowe'en. .
Gilson Lubin, Adam Van Koeverden and Ryan Grant discuss Dave Chappelle, UFC 166 and more.
Daryn Jones discusses the Just For Laughs festival, The Buzz, MTV Live, hockey vs. basketball, concussions + bad celebrity interviews.
Kevin Bieksa talks frenemies, Sami Salo, Ryan Kesler's antics, Canucks fishing trip, I love you man, TV shows & poker on the plane.
Cabbie discusses the Raptors, dog clothes, NHL opening weekend, women's traits and Ronaldo.
Aziz Ansari, texting, Brad Pitt afterparty, Kimmel vs Fallon, Breaking Bad.
Tyrone "T-Rex" Edwards talks Movie Night on E!, 1LoveTO, Vince Carter, Chris Bosh, Drake, Kimmel vs Kanye, Idris Elba + Jay-Z's after party.
Cabbie's guys talk Just For Laughs, fantasy football, Tom Brady, Call Me Fitz, Saving Hope + Instagram stars.
Jose Bautista talks World Cup soccer, fantasy football, cockfighting, truth or dare and temper tantrums.
Matte Babel on fashion choices, football, Toronto to LA/NY, Drake's rise, Marvin Gaye's studio, New York athletes hierarchy + bad interviews.
DJ Baby Yu moves from TO to Atlanta, talks Calvin Harris, girls in the DJ booth, touring with Young Jeezy, consulting with Kanye West + DJ Jazzy Jeff.
Ricky Foley talks Rider Nation, MJ, JT, twerking & the cold tub. Korey Banks reveals his alter ego, boy scout childhood, eating turtle + love for A&E.
Aliya Jasmine Sovani covers juice cleanses, Jose Reyes, cronuts, guys that love Tom Brady, George Clooney, Biz Nasty & Stacy Kiebler.
Adam Van Koeverden talks about Canada's hottest athletes photo shoot, eating at Ikea, and Usain Bolt.
Nazem Kadri talks about Jay Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail, concerts, JVR, golfing w/ Phil Kessel, social experiments + things that kill his vibe.
Myck Kabongo prepares for the NBA Draft, workout music, Toronto roots, relationships w/ Tristan Thompson, Cory Joseph, Steve Nash + style in the NBA
K-Os (rapper/singer) unleashes his musical knowledge, talks his new album + writing process, Rolling Stones, Justin Bieber, meets Kanye West & Prince.
Phil Davis (UFC) discusses prom, Halo, impressing girls, Cain Velasquez, gruesome injuries, his nickname “Mr Wonderful”, a stolen cat & pink shorts.
DJ Tom Wrecks talks military games in Brazil, pet peeves, viral hits, techniques & high school mixtapes.
Journalist and photographer Glen Baxter talks about Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony, fashion rules, Ibiza, Vegas, Colombia, Bono and Right to Play ball.
A preview of 2013 Summer Movies with Ari Pollack, Cabbie's longtime friend and film guru. Pollack reveals his Top 10 movies to avoid.
Chris Stewart reveals his new diet, fave comedians, Toronto roots, rival Blackhawks, hipster fashion + opens up about funny teammates.
Actor Rainbow Sun Francks talks stag parties, Much Music, Lenny Kravitz, Snoop Lion, Clippers fandom, producing music & gaming.