Justin PiercyOriginally from Fredericton, NB, Justin has worked in newsrooms for Astral Media Radio, Brunswick News Inc., the Toronto Star and CTV. But now he's here at CBCSports.ca to report on the sports you care about while also showing you stuff from the internet he thinks you might like.
Major League Baseball umpires are wearing white wristbands during games Saturday, protesting "abusive player behaviour" after Detroit second baseman was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez. more »
Aroldis Chapman is out as the New York Yankees closer. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said before Saturday night's game with the Boston Red Sox that the hard throwing lefty is being taken out of that role to work through some location issues. more »
For concussion specialist Charles Tator, it is always easier to count the lives he didn't save: the deaths and disabilities are there for everyone to see. That's why Tator believes so strongly in having legislation to prevent deaths from brain injuries. more »
Cleveland's All-Star guard, who asked owner Dan Gilbert to trade him earlier this summer, was dealt Tuesday night to the Boston Celtics in exchange for star Isaiah Thomas, forward Jae Crowder and a 2018 first-round draft pick. more »