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.
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 end of another CFL season — and the start of a new bobsleigh campaign this week in Whistler, B.C., — brings a reminder that some retired football players are extending their athletic careers in an unexpected place. more »
Twenty-five years later, it sounds inconceivable that a CFL team could steal the most exciting football prospect away from the mighty NFL. This is no fairy tale, but it does have a Hollywood ending. more »
Russ Jackson. Tom Clements. Henry Burris. After his performance in Sunday's Grey Cup upset of Calgary, the Redblacks QB can now be mentioned in the same breath as other iconic modern-era quarterbacks of Ottawa champions. more »
All signs point to a successful weekend of racing at Lake Louise, but the sport of alpine skiing is faced with the challenge of renewing itself and confronting a rapidly changing sports landscape, writes Scott Russell. more »
Speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen of Calgary shaved nearly three seconds off his time in two weeks, clocking six minutes 22.82 seconds in the men’s 5,000 metres to finish third on Friday in Astana, Kazakhstan. more »