Justin PiercyOriginally from Fredericton, NB, Justin has worked in newsrooms for Astral Media Radio, Brunswick News Inc., the Toronto Star and CTV. But now he's here at CBCSports.ca to report on the sports you care about while also showing you stuff from the internet he thinks you might like.
Mitch Marner was named Canadian Hockey League player of the year on Saturday — a trophy so big in size that two people had to carry it for Marner when it was time for him to take pictures with it. more »
Steven Stamkos can become an unrestricted free agent 1 July, however he reiterated Friday that he'd like to stay with the team that drafted him first overall in 2008 and came within one victory of reaching the Stanley Cup Final for the second straight year. more »
There was a time when it was unclear if Sidney Crosby would ever play again, let alone reach another Stanley Cup Final. For more than a year, from January 2011 until March 2012, the effects of a concussion cast doubts over the health and future of the most talented Canadian hockey player. more »
Alexander Rossi has won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. The rookie managed to conserve fuel while the leaders pit in the closing laps Sunday, coasting across the finish line on fumes to give Andretti Herta Autosport a stunning victory in the centennial race. more »
After a record 73 wins and a memorable Game 6 comeback on the road, the Golden State Warriors' goal of getting back to the NBA Finals and defending their title comes down to Game 7 at home against the powerful Oklahoma City Thunder. more »
Katie Vincent added her second medal in as many days, capturing C2 500 metre gold with teammate Nadya Crossman-Serb, while kayaker Adam van Koerverden took bronze in the K1 500m in Racice, Czech Republic on Sunday. more »