Tim WharnsbyTim's worked the sports beat at The Globe and Mail and the Toronto Sun, specializing in Canada's one true sporting obsession - hockey. He knows the players, the coaches, the backroom boys and most importantly, the fans. That's what he brings to his stories. Knowledge, fairness and understanding are trademarks of a Wharnsby story. That's what you will get here as he writes for CBCSports.ca.
Little girls often don't like to share daddy-daughter time, but that's not the case when Andrew Harris is out with nine-year-old Hazel. When fans come up to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers running back to say hello or get his autograph, his daughter gets a kick out of the attention. more »
Andre De Grasse is scheduled to run the men's 100 metres at the Prefontaine Classic in Oregon on Saturday (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 5:24 p.m. ET) , where the Canadian sprinter finished last in his Diamond League season debut a year ago. more »
Pittsburgh's Chris Kunitz scored in the second overtime period, bringing the Ottawa Senators' storybook spring to an end after a 3-2 loss to the Penguins Thursday in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final. more »