Rob PizzoRob Pizzo brings more than a decade of experience in the sports broadcasting industry as he offers his views on the latest news from the world of hockey. He's worked with Sportsnet 590 The Fan all-sports radio station as a producer and reporter, and has reported on the Maple Leafs, the Toronto Argonauts and the Toronto Raptors.
Next Thursday, in the shadow of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, it's showtime for the kid who wears his birth year on his back. Connor McDavid will suit up for the Oilers season opener against the Blues and take his first step toward fulfilling predictions as hockey's Next Big Thing. more »
Marcel Aubut has confirmed he is stepping down as president of the Canadian Olympic Committee in light of harassment allegations. Tricia Smith, a Vancouver lawyer and former rowing Olympian, will serve as interim president. more »
On the day of their 162nd and final game of the regular season, the Toronto Blue Jays need a victory over the Tampa Bay Rays and a loss by the Kansas City Royals in Minnesota to earn home field advantage throughout the playoffs. more »