Dan Robson
@RobsonDan
Dan Robson is a senior writer with Sportsnet. He has also written and collaborated on several books about sports. His writing often explores characters and issues outside the game.
In Nassar hearing, Sheldon Kennedy sees history repeating
Dan Robson
In the wave of testimony against USA Gymnastics physician Larry Nassar, Sheldon Kennedy can't help but see parallels to what he went through as a victim of sexual abuse.
Cowichan Valley 'where it all began' for ex-NHLer Geoff Courtnall
Dan Robson
Big Read: Inside Kevin Stevens's 25-year fight with addiction
Dan Robson
Once one of the NHL's best power forwards, Kevin Stevens lost his career to a combination of injury and drug addiction. Now, the former Penguins star is working to put the pieces of his life back together.
Big Read: Remembering the Boys in Red 10 years after tragedy
Dan Robson
Ten years ago, Bathurst, N.B. was rocked by an accident that killed eight. Those in the tiny East Coast town are moving forward, but the heartache will never go away.
Big Read: The oral history of the first Senators season
Dan Robson
Why former NHLer Riley Cote wants hockey to embrace cannabis
Dan Robson
Riley Cote consumed cannabis during his days an an NHLer. Now he wants the league to embrace the drug as a way to manage anxiety and pain.
Why Kevin Bieksa will never stop talking about Rick Rypien
Dan Robson
Six years after the death of Rick Rypien, Kevin Bieksa is keeping his friend and teammate's memory alive to help eliminate the stigma around mental illness.
Edmonton's mayor is right — it's time for Eskimos to change name
Dan Robson
Doug Gilmour: In Kingston, ‘hockey was all that mattered’
Dan Robson
Long before he became an NHL star, he was a Kingston kid sneaking ice time at his dad's hockey games. Doug Gilmour discusses where it all began.