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.
Michael Jordan is trying to help ease tensions between African-Americans and law enforcement. The NBA great and Charlotte Hornets owner said Monday he is giving $1 million US to the Institute for Community-Police Relations and $1 million to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. more »
Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion and Troy Tulowitzki each hit solo home runs in the first inning, Marco Estrada snapped a four-start winless streak and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Friday night. more »
Canadian cyclist Georgia Simmerling isn't motivated by stats or numbers. So when the Vancouver native is asked how she feels about becoming the first Canadian woman to compete in three different sports at the Olympics, she doesn't have a answer. Only that a medal won't define her career. more »
Rene Paredes kicked a 42-yard field goal in overtime before defensive back Tommie Campbell picked off a Jonathon Jennings pass in the end zone to seal a thrilling 44-41 win for the Calgary Stampeders over the B.C. Lions on Friday night. more »