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.
Watch the world short-course swimming championships on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. ET from Windsor, Ont. CBCSports.ca is live streaming the event from Tuesday to Sunday with the morning heats going at 9:30 a.m. ET, and then the semifinals and finals at 6:30 p.m. ET. more »
Four months after the stunning four-medal performance in Rio that made her a star, Penny Oleksiak returns to international competition at the FINA world short-course championships, which open Tuesday in Windsor, Ont. more »
Klay Thompson had an NBA season-high and career-best 60 points for the highest-scoring performance by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, and the Warriors whipped the Indiana Pacers 142-106 on Monday night. more »