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.
Q&A: NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly on growing hockey in China
Dan Robson
Bill Daly, the NHL’s deputy commissioner, spoke with Dan Robson about the league’s strategy in China, barriers faced in growing the game, and the possibility of international expansion in the future.
'Icarus' director on Lance Armstrong: He 'had to piss people off'
Dan Robson
What ‘shocking’ Canadian study results mean for concussion debate
Dan Robson
A recent study of 22 retired CFLers revealed major damage in the majority of the players' brains, and it could have major implications moving forward.
Mayweather vs. McGregor 'shows how primitive and barbaric we can be'
Dan Robson
In the drive to hype up their mega-fight, Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have played into boxing’s most problematic racial and misogynistic tropes.
Why Canada needs the CFL's 'Diversity is Strength' campaign
Dan Robson
Big Read: The life of murdered Calgary Stampeders DB Mylan Hicks
Dan Robson
Mentor. Grinder. Family man. Dreamer. Remembering the life of murdered Calgary Stampeders DB Mylan Hicks.
Big Read: The inspiring final push in Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope
Dan Robson
The final push in Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope was a feat of athleticism and willpower strong enough to inspire Canada, and the world, for decades. This is that story in the words of people who were there.
The powerful legacy of Canadian running legend Tom Longboat
Dan Robson
Big Read: How Sidney Crosby built hockey's most lucrative brand
Dan Robson
Sure, it helps to be the best player on Earth. But it took more than on-ice talent to turn Sidney Crosby into hockey's most marketable player.