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.
Two high-profile active pro athletes are currently dealing with serious blood clot issues. As Steven Stamkos, Chris Bosh and their doctors try to figure out how to deal with their ailments, the players' health and millions of dollars are at stake. more »
Canada's men's rugby sevens team has one last chance to qualify for the Rio Games. In order to do that, they'll need to outlast 15 other teams at a tournament in Monaco who are vying for a single berth at the sport's reintroduction to the Olympics. more »
Canadian marathon runner Reid Coolsaet has pronounced himself ready for Saturday’s Ottawa 10K despite not being fully recovered from an impinged nerve in his lower right back that also causes hamstring discomfort. more »
Canada opens a last chance Olympic qualifying tournament on Friday in Tokyo and will be bolstered by the return of opposite hitter Gavin Schmitt, who underwent surgery in January to fix a stress fracture problem by having a rod inserted into his right leg. more »
Toronto Raptors centre Jonas Valanciunas says he's ready to play again in Game 5 against Cleveland after sitting on the bench for all of Game 4 as coach Dwane Casey figures out how to work him back into the rotation after his return from an ankle injury. more »