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.
James Reimer, who has started 11 of the past 12 games for Toronto, left halfway through Tuesday's 45-minute practice with an undisclosed injury. He was able to skate to the bench on his own and after speaking to trainers, decided to leave the ice for good. more »
Trampoline gymnast Rosie MacLennan approaches the world championships this weekend - an Olympic qualifier - with a more difficult task of qualifying as she is recovering from concussion symptoms. more »
Canadians Alex Bruce and Toby Ng have both competed in the Olympics, but never as partners. The two have their goals set on Rio, but are still ironing out the complexities that come along with the mixed doubles event. more »
An anti-doping roadmap that Russia will have to follow to be allowed back into international competition will be discussed Thursday by track and field's governing body. The meeting in Monaco of the IAAF council could also throw up difficult questions for its president, Sebastian Coe. more »