Mark Hebscher

Featured News

TORONTO SPORTS RADIO: IT'S ALL ABOUT THE MORNINGS.
When I first heard that Sportsnet 590 The Fan had hired Dean Blundell to host their new morning show, I was shocked.  Then, after a few seconds of sober thought, I realized that this was

Read more

JUST ANSWER THE QUESTION, JERK!
If you were making 8 million dollars a year, and agreed to be interviewed and the reporter suggested you might be difficult to coach, how would you respond?  Would you suggest that it was a

Read more

THE KISS OF DEATH:  COACHING THE MAPLE LEAFS
 The odds are against Randy Carlyle finding another head coaching job in the NHL.  There, I said it.  Once you've been fired from the Maple Leafs, your career as a head coach in the NHL

Read more

I'M DONE WITH ALL-INCLUSIVE VACATIONS
 My wife and I recently returned from a week in Mexico, where we stayed at a 5 star resort that had everything and nothing.  This was my last trip to an all-inclusive resort.  I don't

Read more

Wed, January 21, 2015
TORONTO SPORTS RADIO: IT'S ALL ABOUT...
Mon, January 12, 2015
JUST ANSWER THE QUESTION, JERK!
Tue, January 06, 2015
THE KISS OF DEATH: COACHING...
Wed, December 24, 2014
I'M DONE WITH ALL-INCLUSIVE VACATIONS
Published in Featured
On: 21/01/2015

When I first heard that Sportsnet 590 The Fan had hired Dean Blundell to host their new morning show, I was shocked.  Then, after a few seconds of sober thought, I realized that this was a brilliant move designed to get more listeners and more sponsors to come aboard.  Let's face it:  If you've got a successful morning show in radio, you're on your way to big profits.  And Rogers is all about making money.

Published in Featured
On: 12/01/2015

If you were making 8 million dollars a year, and agreed to be interviewed and the reporter suggested you might be difficult to coach, how would you respond?  Would you suggest that it was a bad question and then challenge the reporter and call him "stupid", like Phil Kessel did to Dave Feschuk of the Toronto Star?  

Published in Featured
On: 06/01/2015

 The odds are against Randy Carlyle finding another head coaching job in the NHL.  There, I said it.  Once you've been fired from the Maple Leafs, your career as a head coach in the NHL is over.  Ask Ron Wilson, Mike Murphy, Tom Watt and Doug Carpenter if that's a fair statement.  And if you don't think coaching the Leafs isn't the eventual kiss of death, consider what happened, health-wise, to some of the better Leaf coaches of the modern era.

Published in Featured
On: 24/12/2014

 My wife and I recently returned from a week in Mexico, where we stayed at a 5 star resort that had everything and nothing.  This was my last trip to an all-inclusive resort.  I don't drink enough alcohol and I don't eat enough rich food to justify it.  And when it rains, I'd rather be in a Mexican jail.  

Featured stories

 

Mark Hebscher has been a sports commentator on TV and radio for over 30 years. His on-air personality and attitude is unique and refreshing. Mark co-hosted the groundbreaking "Sportsline" on Global TV for 11 years from 1984-95 with Jim Tatti, and developed a weekly collection of sports bloopers known as the "Hebsy Awards". "Sportsline" now airs weekday afternoons at 5pm on CHCH TV.