Meet the Armchair GM's

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Brandon Caputo

Co-Founder & Full-Time Contributor of the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Marketing & Sponsorship Co-Ordinator for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

On-Air Co-Host of IceDogs Xtra on Your TV Niagara.   

On-Air Co-Host of The Stretch Pass on Your TV Niagara.

Media Credential Holder for the CHL's Niagara IceDogs, since 2019.

*Favourite Sports Teams: Buffalo Sabres, Atlanta Falcons,

New York Yankees, San Jose Sharks,

Texas Longhorns, Miami Heat, Edmonton Elks, AC Milan,

Racers: Brad Keselowski, Johnny Benson Jr,   

Tennis Pro: Caroline Wozniacki, Golf Pro's: Phil Mickelson & Jordan Spieth

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Matt Sanderson

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Full-Time Contributor of the Armchair GM's Sports Network. 

Host of RTV Sport Rap on Rogers TV Grey County.

On-Air Co-Host of IceDogs Xtra on Your TV Niagara.

Giant FM/Country 89 Promo Team.

Former Host For Owen Sound Attack Hockey & Attack Rap on Rogers TV.

Former Play-By-Play Commentator for Meaford Knights Hockey of the GMJHL

and Host of Knights Talk.

Former Commentator for the Owen Sound Sr. B North Stars Lacrosse Team in the Ontario Lacrosse Association.

Former News & Sports Reporter at Bayshore Broadcasting.

Graduate of the Broadcasting, Radio, Television & Film (BRTF) program

from Niagara College. 

 

 

*Favourite Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers, Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins,

Toronto Raptors, Manchester United, Saskatchewan Roughriders,

Golf Pro: Phil (Lefty) Mickelson, Racer: Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Kyle Akitt

Co-Founder & Part-time Contributor of the Armchair GM's Sports Network. 

Head Graphic Designer for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Media Credential Holder for the CHL's Niagara IceDogs, since 2019. 

Co-Host of Elite POV, which covers All Elite Wrestling. 

*Favourite Sports Teams: Toronto Maple Leafs, New England Patriots,

Toronto Blue Jays.

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Austin Broad

Former Co-Host & Writer for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Head USA Scout for Future Considerations Hockey.

On-Air Co-Host of IceDogs Xtra on Your TV Niagara.

On-Air Co-Host of The Stretch Pass on Your TV Niagara.

Advanced Statistics & Prospects Writer for TheChargingBuffalo.net.

Media Credential Holder for the CHL's Niagara IceDogs, since 2019.

Former Contributor for Dobber Prospects covering the

NHL's Carolina Hurricanes.

Former Editorial Intern at The Hockey News. 

Former Analytics Intern for the CHL's Mississauga Steelheads.

*Favourite Sports Teams: Buffalo Sabres, Buffalo Bills,

New York Yankees.

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Andrew Thompson aka "Drew Dekes"

Former Co-Host for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Creator of the "Drew Dekes" Hockey Youtube Channel.

Co-Host of Habs Tonight created by former NHL'er Dale Weise. 

Host of The Journey on Your TV Niagara, which highlights & interviews athletes who have came through the Niagara Region. 

Covers the Niagara IceDogs as a freelance broadcaster.

Studied Broadcasting and Acting for Film and Television at Niagara College.

*Favourite Sports Teams: Montreal Canadiens, Green Bay Packers, Toronto Blue Jays, Niagara IceDogs.

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Miklos McMaster

Co-Host & Contributing Writer for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Former OUA Football Athlete for the Waterloo Warriors.

Aspiring Medical Professional.

*Favourite Sports Teams: Oakland/Las Vegas Raiders, 

Buffalo Sabres.

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Brad Best

Voiceover Talent for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Radio Producer at Pattison Media North Battleford in Saskatchewan. 

Former Music Director & Programming at CKDR 92.7FM Dryden.

Graduate of Broadcasting Radio/TV/Film from Niagara College.

Considers himself to have a "Face for radio."

*Favourite Sports Teams: Minnesota Wild & Tampa Bay Lightning. 

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Colin Ward

Part-time Co-Host & Guest for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Co-Host of the O in 60 Podcast, which covers the Ontario Hockey League.

Colour Commentator for the IBL's Brantford Red Sox. 

Media Credential Holder for the Ontario Hockey League since 2019.

Graduate of the Radio Broadcasting Program from Mohawk College.

Former player in the ICBA (Inter County Baseball Association).

*Favourite Sports Teams: Toronto Blue Jays, Detroit Red Wings,

Denver Broncos, Ohio State Buckeyes. 

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Reece Doumani

Part-Time Co-Host of the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Media Relations & Play-By-Play Announcer for the IBL's Brantford Red Sox.

Former Technical Producer at TSN1150 Hamilton.

Co-Host of the O in 60 Podcast, which covers the Ontario Hockey League. 

Graduate of the Broadcasting-Radio, Television, & Film Program at

Niagara College.

Former Player for the IBL's Brantford Red Sox. 

*Favourite Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Chicco Nacion

Part-Time Co-Host for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

NBA News Editor at The Score, Inc.

Former Senior Writer for CBC Sports.

Journalism & Communications Degree from Western University.

*Favourite Sports Teams: Toronto Raptors, Toronto Blue Jays,

Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto FC, Cincinnati Bengals, UCONN Huskies, Manchester United, LA Dodgers, Too Many Tennis Pro's To List.  

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Tyler Jones

Part-Time Blogger for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Part-Time Hockey Insider for the Armchair GM's Sports Network during

Trade Deadline, NHL Draft, & Free Agency Specials. 

Spent 2 years at Grand Valley State University studying Sports Management.

Former Job Shadower for the NHL's Nashville Predators.

*Favourite Sports Teams: Nashville Predators, Tennessee Titans, 

Kentucky Wildcats, Atlanta Braves, Memphis Grizzlies,

Racers: Dale Earnhardt Jr, Bubba Wallace, & Tyler Reddick.

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Treigh Patterson

Former Co-Host & Writer for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Contributor, On-Air Producer, & Co-Host for FOX Sports Knoxville.

Former College Intern for the NHL's Nashville Predators.

Communications Degree specializing in Sports Broadcasting from

Austin Peay State University. 

*Favourite Sports Teams: Tennessee Volunteers, Atlanta Braves,

Tennessee Titans, Nashville Predators, Memphis Grizzlies, Racer: Chase Elliott

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Alex James

Contributing Writer for the Armchair GM's Sports Network.

Criminal Justice Graduate from Niagara College.

Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Brock University. 

*Favourite Sports Teams: Buffalo Bills, Toronto Maple Leafs, West Ham United.