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.
In the same week P.K. Subban is slated to face off against his former team for the first time, the NHL defenceman will receive a special honour in the Montreal hospital atrium that bears his name. more »
An Erie Community College hockey player left the penalty box and attacked a referee Sunday, ending the school's 7-4 loss to Dakota College of Bottineau in the final National Junior College Athletic Association championship game. more »
It was a jam-packed weekend of high-performance sport around the world, including World Cup victories and overall title wins by freestyle skiers Mikael Kingsbury and Marielle Thompson, and another Scotties title for Rachel Homan. more »
There was no shortage of moments that caught the attention of hockey fans over the last seven days, including Filip Forsberg boosting hat sales in Nashville, Carey Price and Frederik Andersen robbing the Rangers, and round three of Jamie Benn vs. David Backes. more »