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Episode 167: The Learn'd Astronomer (with Jackson McDonald)

This week, it’s the return. The show is back with brand new material, as CanucksArmy’s JACKSON McDONALD joins Justin to talk the Canucks’ deployment of Nikolay Goldobin, the on-going war over the Russian winger between rabid factions on either side, the maturation of Jake Virtanen, and more. But beyond Canucks talk, they also get into OHL’s hazing controversy, and what it reveals about labour needs and unionization in the CHL — and an article of Jackson’s that was read on the floor of Ontario’s provincial parliament.

Episode 166: Back in the Saddle (with Nick Dika)

This week on the show that's back from the dead, Justin lays out his vision of the future of the show and hopes that you'll stick around to see it through with him. The show comes back in earnest next week, but in the meantime, there's already an example of what an RGS episode with Justin flying solo with guest sounds like. Chances are, you just haven't heard it…

Episode 142: A Damn Delight (with David "The Coffee Boss" Booker)

This week on the show that lets the tank get down to halfway and then puts 20 bucks in, the Real Good Boys are all back in the studio and joined by David "The Coffee Boss" Booker to discuss MMA mishaps, fighting in Alaska, and how he got his nickname. PLUS: The Canucks pick 7th! The Leafs get eliminated from the postseason! John plays a gig in a small town! Trading our bad habits! And the boys issue a formal apology for their draft lottery stream.

Episode 137: Rogue Tenner (with Tom Power)

This week on the show that goes in emergency toilet for five minutes and don't say sorry, the host of CBC's q, TOM POWER is here to make our moms proud, discuss the pressure of being a national conduit for cultural grief, sample our Cartems catering and swear off Tim Hortons donuts forever. PLUS: John is fresh out of the hospital, and Tom lends his CBC interviewing skills to give that situation the gravity it requires. Shameful fandoms! Woodstock '99! London Fog! Ham Roberts! And a cameo appearance from Day 1 RGS loyalist Mitch Pollock.

Episode 99: Serial Joe C (with Kevvy)

This week on the show that dares you to put that in your report, you little pipsqueak, FAKE SHARK lead singer KEVVY joins the Real Good Boys to talk about touring with Marilyn Manson, meeting Limp Bizkit, and writing music for WWE Films. PLUS: Picking Stefan's bandwagon teams in LA! Pooping in the octagon! First concerts! Sending human remains into space! And John and Kevvy announce their new nü-metal podcast The P.O.D.cast.

Episode 87: All-In Leaves (with Jon Gallant)

This week on the show that keeps coming and coming and coming, BILLY TALENT bassist JON GALLANT joins the Real Good Boys in the immediate aftermath and elation of Leafs/Caps Game 3 to discuss his friendships with Maple Leafs players over the years, breaking the Toronto sports curse, the Dart Guy phenomenon, and the relationship between his sports pain and his music. PLUS: Justin plots a tent city protest against the Canucks, while Stefan has some questions about penguin biology for Professor Cullen.

Episode 80: Saddle Tramps (with K. Trevor Wilson)

This week on the show that would have money if there were no sports, comedian and actor K. TREVOR WILSON guides us through the Timegate to the land of the Saddle Tramps as we bid farewell to the IMDb Message Boards and discuss Rogers Video, pyromania, and K. Trev's Letterkenny problems. PLUS: Stefan seeks out the Lemon Party survivors, and we dig in to the most robust pack of Desert Storm trading cards yet!

Episode 73: Skins vs. Skins (with Ryan Williams)

This week it's a squealer of an episode as your favourite boys get back to goofin' with current Vancouver comedian and former Kamloops Broncos lineman RYAN WILLIAMS. Ryan regales us with tales of his CJFL days, going in-depth on the doping scrutiny and lopsided scores in Canada's most under-reported football league. PLUS: Shaq's underwear! Kiss Cam incest! And how good would we be in NHL17?

Episode 71: 12 Segments of Christmas II (with "Jared Leto", "Santa Claus", Paul Heck, Ryan Lambert, Jackson Playfair, "Remigio Pereira", and Michael Hale)

This week on the show that's got the game-winner (for f***'s sakes), it's the second-annual Twelve Segments of Christmas as the Real Good Boys host a Christmas party at Justin's new apartment and all kinds of guests stop by! JARED LETO returns to talk Christmas movies, and his side-business crafting political cartoon bumper stickers. SANTA CLAUS reveals which RGS host is on the naughty list, and why! Stefan's dad PAUL HECK reveals the keys to cooking good homemade stuffing. Yahoo! Sports' RYAN LAMBERT talks Team USA at the World Juniors, and provides scouting reports on John's fantasy team's NCAA prospects. Dalhousie Tigers forward / Auston Matthews insider JACKSON PLAYFAIR is back with a university student gift guide, and gives John the greatest gift of all! Lone wolf rogue tenor REMIGIO PEREIRA shares his inclusive Christmas carol. And MICHAEL HALE leaves a voicemail. PLUS: Our thanks to Felix Biederman and Jesse Farrar, for no real reason.