Jesse CampigottoJesse Campigotto is a senior writer and editor for CBCSports.ca, which he joined in 2005. He leads the site's Olympic sports coverage, co-hosts the CBCSports.ca Podcast and contributes to the hockey and football sections. Jesse was born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ont., and now lives in Toronto.
The Louisiana man who fatally shot Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was jailed on a manslaughter charge as a sheriff angrily defended the investigation Tuesday. more »
Running back Joe McKnight was shot and killed in Louisiana on Thursday night following what police said was a traffic argument. He spent time in both the CFL and NFL, and his death resonated throughout the football community on social media. more »
The NHL board of governors meeting did little to settle the matter of whether or not the league should continue its participation in the Winter Olympics. In one corner, Gary Bettman claims "strong negative segment," while Wayne Gretzky stated that he loves and is "a big believer in the Olympic Games." more »
A series of small battles will likely decide the MLS Cup final Saturday night between Toronto FC and the Seattle Sounders and which loyal legion of fans will watch their team hoist the Philip F. Anschutz trophy for the first time. more »