Scott brings vast experience, passion and knowledge to his role as host of CBC's Sports Weekend on CBC. A 20-year CBC Sports veteran, Russell has covered nine Olympic Games and co-hosted Olympic Morning for Beijing 2008: The Olympic Games. The Gemini-Award winning broadcaster and acclaimed author has also worked as a host and rinkside reporter on Hockey Night in Canada and has covered triathlon, gymnastics, rugby, cross-country skiing and biathlon at several Olympic Games, Pan Am Games and Commonwealth Games.
Arielle Roy-Petitclerc had just about given up on soccer. Her dreams of suiting up for the national team and playing professionally were dealt a huge blow after being cut from her provincial team for a third time. more »
Canadian men’s Olympic team general manager Sean Burke still has many miles to travel to scout hours and hours of games. But the man put in charge of following the back-to-back golden footprints of Steve Yzerman likes what he has witnessed so far. more »
More than a dozen Cleveland Browns huddled on the team's sideline Monday night during the national anthem. Linebacker Jamie Collins and rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer were part of the group who circled together before a nationally televised game against the New York Giants. more »