Jordan ShifmanJordan Shifman joined CBC Sports in 2007 and is an associate producer. The Carleton University journalism graduate hosts CBCSports.ca's Fan's Corner as well as live chats during Hockey Night in Canada games. Jordan is a fantasy sports writer who works on social media and contests like Hockeyville.
The Stanley Cup, a tradition that dates back to 1893, began as a silver bowl, purchased by Canada's then governor-general Lord Stanley of Preston, whose family was quite taken with the nascent sport of hockey, to give amateur teams something to strive for. more »
Alex DeBrincat has been told more than once he's too small to succeed. It's a major reason why the 19-year-old waited so long to hear his named called at the 2016 NHL Draft, despite scoring 51 goals and 104 points in the year leading up to it. more »
Pole sitter Scott Dixon was knocked out of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday by a terrifying crash that saw his car fly over the car of Jay Howard and land atop the inside safety fence, where it split in two amid sparks and flames. more »