Monika PlatekMonika Platek is the social media lead for CBC Sports. She has spent a decade working in sports, including her role with the London 2012 Olympic Games and six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Monika uses social media to bring sports fans closer to the their favourite teams and athletes. Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and CBCSports.ca.
There is always heated discussion over the merits and downfalls of having a trials, or any other high-pressure competition, mere weeks from the Olympic Games. Still, there have been several breathtaking performances prior to the Olympics. Here are some that caught our attention: more »
While many Canadians spent the past few months tuned to the NHL and NBA playoffs, the Toronto Blue Jays have been approaching the midpoint of their season. In case you haven't been watching, here's what you need to know to get caught up. more »