John Leahy- Podcaster, Musician, Broadcaster, Audiobook Narrator, Storyteller

Episodes

Jan. 28, 2021

Women In Sportscasting (Part 2) with Sonny Watrous

In this episode I visit with Sonny Watrous, the color commentator for Providence hockey on NESN. --- This episode is sponsore…

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Jan. 20, 2021

Women In Broadcasting with Natalie Noury

In the first of a two part series on Women In Broadcasting, I visited with UNH NESN sideline reporter Natalie Noury, in which we …

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Jan. 13, 2021

Talking College Hockey with Jon Shields

In this episode I chat with the radio voice of University of Maine radio play by play voice Jon Shields. --- This episode is …

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Jan. 6, 2021

Talking College Hockey with Rob Rudnick

In this episode, I chat with the long time radio voice of the Northeastern men’s hockey team, the venerable Rob Rudnick. --- …

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Dec. 23, 2020

Merry Christmas!

Some holiday music to help celebrate Christmas. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! --- This episode is sponsored by · Ancho…

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Dec. 16, 2020

My Top 25 Moments in Broadcasting

With my 25th anniversary of broadcasting coming up next week, I thought I’d take a trip down memory lane and give you my top 25 f…

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Dec. 9, 2020

Mitochondrial Disease with Michael Goldberg

In his very special episode, I sit down and chat with my high school friend Michael Goldberg who is battling Mitochondrial Diseas…

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Dec. 2, 2020

Podcast Replay- Memory Techniques For Play By Play

One of my favorite techniques- memory. In this episode I share my favorite tips and tricks that I use to remember things during m…

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Nov. 26, 2020

Thanksgiving 2020 with Lori-Ann Leahy

In this episode, I invite my wife back on the podcast and we discuss Thanksgiving, football, and much more in an episode of grati…

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Nov. 18, 2020

A visit with Michael Lehr

In this episode, I visit with Michael Lehr, radio voice of Vermont men’s hockey and Aberdeen Ironbirds baseball. --- This epi…

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Nov. 11, 2020

A chat with Allan Lessels, UNH Insider

This episode features UNH sports insider Allan Lessels. We talk college sports , the pandemic, among other things. --- This e…

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Nov. 4, 2020

Travis, 4 things, and Hockey East talk.

A mixed bag this week- a tribute to Travis Roy, 4 things you might not know about me, and some Hockey East talk. --- This epi…

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Oct. 28, 2020

Talking Sports with Jay-Dawg

In this episode we visit with one of New Hampshire’s most entertaining radio personalities- Jason (Jay Dawg) Arsenault, direct fr…

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Oct. 21, 2020

Talking TV Sports with Arlen Showstack

In this episode we explore the TV side of broadcasting with TV producer and director Arlen Showstack. --- This episode is spo…

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Oct. 14, 2020

Switching Gears

In this episode, I provide an update on my broadcasting, then we transition into song for a change of pace. --- This episode …

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Oct. 7, 2020

Talking College Hockey with Mike McMahon

In this episode we chat with college hockey writer Mike McMahon on a variety of college hockey topics. --- This episode is sp…

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Sept. 23, 2020

A Visit With Joe Putnam

In this packed episode, I chat with my good friend and colleague Joe Putnam, radio voice of the State College Spikes, short seaso…

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Sept. 16, 2020

A conversation with Pete Webster

We talk college hockey in this episode with the color analyst of UNH hockey, Pete Webster. --- This episode is sponsored by …

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Sept. 9, 2020

Life On the Road (Part 2)

I continue my discussion of sports life on the road with professional sports bus driver Dominic Ciolino, longtime bus driver of t…

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Sept. 2, 2020

Bus Stories From The Road

Every broadcaster at the minor league and college level has experienced bus and travel issues on the road. In this episode I shar…

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Aug. 26, 2020

A look at spotting boards

One of the broadcasters most important tools for preparation, the spotting board is vital to success. In this episode, I talk abo…

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Aug. 18, 2020

A conversation with Tim Poszgai

In this latest episode I visit with the voice of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers, short season affiliate of the Cleveland Indians. …

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July 29, 2020

A Conversation With Eric Shulman

In this episode I visit with Eric Shulman, correspondent of Hockey USA, TV statistician and former radio color analyst of Merrima…

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July 22, 2020

The 100 Greatest Play By Play Announcers of All Time

In this episode I reveal my choices of the greatest 100 play by play announcers of all time. --- This episode is sponsored by…

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