Rod PerryRod grew up in the west end of Toronto and did his undergraduate degree at Wilfrid Laurier University, majoring in English and minoring in Psychology. He's always had an infatuation with anything sports-related and took his passion to Centennial College's sports journalism program for a post-graduate education. He's also still miffed about the Kelly Gruber botched triple play call in the 1992 World Series.
The New York Mets have signed shortstop Jose Reyes to a minor league contract. Reyes was cut by Colorado after serving a 59-day suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy. more »
Gavin Schmitt poured his heart and soul into Canadian volleyball for the last decade, but after helping the men's national team earn an Olympic berth for the first time in 24 years, all the injuries and heartache made the journey that more special. more »
Missy Franklin, who has dealt with back problems in recent years, remains one of the more accomplished swimmers in world history entering the U.S. Olympic trials, which start Sunday in Omaha, Nebraska. more »