Oliver Watson's testimony was objected to as hearsay. However, it was not offered as evidence of the truth of what the coaches said, but only as evidence that they said it. This make it a "Verbal Act", not hearsay. It's perfectly allowable to testify about a verbal act.
Martina: Hey Riv. Frank.
Officer Frank: Wait you kidding me? She won the office football pool?
River: Two weeks straight.
Martina: Frank seems a little overly surprised, Riv.
River: That's because Frank's not a believer.
Officer Frank: What's your system. ma'am? You pick the team with your favorite colored jersey?
River: Careful brother, she bites.
Martina: It's a little more scientific than that, Frank. You know, ah, a cowboy can shoot a cardinal a buccaneer can kill a dolphin, so on. Donut?
Officer Frank: It's a bagel.
Martina: Same difference, hole in the middle.
Music featured in this episode:
"It's Time" by Imagine Dragons
Original International Air Dates:
Canada: December 1, 2012 on Global
Martina: You know, ah, a cowboy can shoot a cardinal a buccaneer can kill a dolphin, so on.
Martina is referring to the Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League.