Craig Battle
@cthomasbattle
The assistant managing editor of Sportsnet.ca, Craig Battle regularly contributes stats-focused analysis on the NBA and NFL. He is also a recurring guest on the Sportsnet Hot Stove radio show.
Remembering Tragically Hip's contributions to Hockey Night in Canada
Craig Battle
Gord Downie's voice and the Tragically Hip's music graced Hockey Night in Canada many times. Because it was the perfect fit: Canada's game, Canada's band.
Kyrie Irving rips Cleveland, calls Boston 'real, live sports city'
Craig Battle
NBA pre-season takeaways: The Raptors' swingman dilemma
Craig Battle
C.J. Miles and Norman Powell are both deserving of a starting spot, but who's shown the most chemistry with the Raptors' other starters? We explore in our pre-season takeaways.
19-game win streak foreshadows great things for Cleveland
Craig Battle
Sure, Cleveland has won 19 straight. But does that mean anything? If you're judging by past streakers, the answer is a resounding yes.
You Tell Us: What is Canada's most iconic sports moment?
Craig Battle
Report: Warriors sign undrafted Canadian forward Chris Boucher
Craig Battle
Undrafted Canadian forward Chris Boucher has signed a two-way deal with the Golden State Warriors, according to a report.
Infographic: How our sports-watching habits have (and haven't) changed
Craig Battle
We asked Canadians what sport they watched most growing up. Then we asked them what sport they watched most now. The results were both predictable and surprising.
Infographic: Canadians say Crosby is best 21st-century athlete
Craig Battle
Infographic: Canada's favourite NHL team by region, generation, sex
Craig Battle
We asked Canadians to tell us their favourite Canadian hockey team. Today we break down the results by region, generation and — yes — sex.