Kacie HollinsKacie is a journalism school graduate from Calgary who caught the sports bug, moved to Toronto, and wound up at CBC. Though basketball is her game, she's covered just about everything involving a stick, sword, ball or bat.
The trial in a road-rage shooting that took the life of former NFL football player and Saskatchewan Roughrider Joe McKnight began Tuesday in a New Orleans suburb, where a judge and attorneys were questioning dozens of potential jurors. more »
Quarterback Josh Freeman signed a two-year deal with the Montreal Alouettes on Saturday. The six-foot-six, 240-pound Freeman started 61 games in the NFL, including 59 with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, which he led to a 10-6 record in 2010, his first full season as a starter. more »
Their hair may show strands of grey, and in athletic years they may be considered geriatric, but do not let that fool you. By no means should you overlook the abilities of the older athlete and fall victim to believing they are past their prime. more »
While NHL players will not be in South Korea for the Olympics, the league has already begun flirting with China having staged their first exhibition games there last September. IIHF president Rene Fasel said this month it is his mission to get the NHL back on Olympic ice while NHLPA head Donald Fehr said the players want to return to the Winter Games. more »
Russian sportswear company Zasport published on Thursday sketches of what it says are IOC-approved designs for Russian athletes at the Winter Games, who will be officially known as Olympic Athletes from Russia. more »
Sebastien Toutant has played a significant role in helping snowboard progress during his stellar career. But the Montreal native doesn't want the sport to be defined by a singular trick like the quad. more »