Tim WharnsbyTim's worked the sports beat at The Globe and Mail and the Toronto Sun, specializing in Canada's one true sporting obsession - hockey. He knows the players, the coaches, the backroom boys and most importantly, the fans. That's what he brings to his stories. Knowledge, fairness and understanding are trademarks of a Wharnsby story. That's what you will get here as he writes for CBCSports.ca.
No one in the NHL is better at drawing penalties right now than Connor McDavid. He drew two more against the Flames on the weekend: Michael Frolik for hooking and Sean Monahan for tripping. Here are five takeaways from last week. more »
The vibe around Monday night's matchup (7:30 p.m. ET) between Calgary and the hometown Toronto Maple Leafs promises to be a lot different than their Feb. 9, 2016 meeting when standouts Matthew Tkachuk, Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner had yet to reach the NHL. more »
After winning two Olympic medals Roseline Filion is calling it a career. Her synchronized diving partner Meaghan Benfeito is carrying on. Filion discusses her relationship with Benfeito and what is next for her career. more »
Following the Green Bay Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC championship Sunday, Aaron Rodgers' long-time girlfriend and actress Olivia Munn took to Instagram to voice support for her beau — and also disapproval of his family. more »
Fresh off her tour in India as part of the Mumbai Maharathi team in the Pro Wrestling league, Olympic gold medallist Erica Wiebe is back helping the next generation of Canadian athletes achieve their goals. more »