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.
Canadian cyclist Georgia Simmerling isn't motivated by stats or numbers. So when the Vancouver native is asked how she feels about becoming the first Canadian woman to compete in three different sports at the Olympics, she doesn't have a answer. Only that a medal won't define her career. more »
The author of the report that that accused Russia's sports ministry of overseeing doping among Olympic athletes in more than two dozen summer and winter sports has been inundated with requests to name the individuals implicated. more »