In Episode 13 of The Shift, Kayla Grey talks about how Leylah Annie Fernandez and other first generation Canadians are changing the national sports stigma. Plus, she speaks with L.A. Kings forward Akil Thomas about new looks coming to his clothing line Zale, as well as Canadian writer and actor Bilal Baig on their new show 'Sort Of' debuting at TIFF.
In Episode 11 of The Shift, Kayla Grey sits down with two CFLers – Brandon Banks and Brandon Alexander. Banks details how the pandemic affected him, while Alexander explains why he’s more than an athlete. Kayla also runs down a messy situation in the Big Apple and gets us set for Marvel’s latest film – Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.
In Episode 5 of The Shift we argue why MLB should lean into its scandals and head towards becoming a more narrative-driven league. Roy Woods stops by the studio to talk about his new single 'Touch You', football, and new music on the way, plus we catch up with award-winning actor Hamza Haq.
In Episode 4, Kayla goes 1-on-1 with actor Andrew Phung to chat about Kim's Convenience, his sneaker collection and the WWE. We also take a look at The Kickback, an organization that is helping to give back to the community through sneakers. Plus, Tekeyah sits down with Adena and Chad Jones, founders of Another Lane, a sneaker reselling platform that puts community first.
On Episode 3 of The Shift, we discuss Naomi Osaka’s decision to withdraw from the French Open because of mental health and why that has opened the door for very necessary conversations when it comes to athletes. Also on the show, Majid Jordan drops by to discuss their upcoming new album which includes the single “Waves of Blue”, unbox summer performance heat and talk about why The Kings should be on your list of things you need to watch.
Catch the series debut of The Shift Powered by Dell XPS. Host Kayla Grey brings a unique perspective on Canadian stories and discussions at the intersection of sports, life and culture. In this episode, Kayla interviews 2021 WNBA 4th overall draft pick Kysre Gondrezick, breaks down the latest sneaker releases and talks KG and Kobe ahead of this weekend’s Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame induction.