Tony CareA graduate of Ryerson University, senior writer Tony Care began his journalism career in 1996. He joined CBCSports.ca in 2003 and has covered a wide range of sports, including hockey, football, baseball and the Olympics.
Make no mistake, there is plenty of talent available in the 2017 draft. But for all the talk that this year's talent pool isn't deep, there are still plenty of good players available in the first round and beyond. more »
Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman made a splash ahead of Friday's NHL draft in Chicago with a pair of trades. After sending defenceman Niklas Hjalmarsson to Arizona, he re-acquired Brandon Saad from Columbus for fellow forward Artemi Panarin. more »
The Edmonton Oilers will retain a veteran presence on their blue-line to start next season after signing Kris Russell to a four-year contract extension worth a reported $16 million US on Friday. more »
There was no real reason to believe Justin Smoak would be a good baseball player this season. Turns out, he's Toronto's best hitter and latest successful reclamation project. So what changed for the towering first baseman? more »