Donnovan Bennett
@donnovanbennett
Donnovan (D.J.) Bennett’s many roles with Sportsnet include being a feature host, producer and radio host. A member of the Sportsnet team since 2013, Bennett’s work often touches on the intersections between sports and race, politics, gender and pop culture. Previously nominated for both a Gemini and Digital Publishing Award, Bennett has made a name for himself by telling stories on multiple platforms. In addition to his role as a writer, Bennett hosts videos for Sportsnet’s social media platforms and on radio as a co-host of Free Association, Sportsnet’s NBA podcast.
Lanni Marchant's run for gender equality
Donnovan Bennett
Mostly dirty running shoes and mostly gold running medals - these are the first things you see when you walk up the stairs into Lanni Marchant’s stacked Toronto townhouse in the trendy Liberty Village neighbourhood.
2017-18 NBA Preview: The Social Media All-Star Team
Donnovan Bennett
Five biggest losers after U.S. misses out on 2018 World Cup
Donnovan Bennett
The United States will miss out on the World Cup for the first time since 1986, and there are plenty of people who stand to lose.
#DayoftheGirl Q&A panel with elite Canadian female athletes
Donnovan Bennett
On international Day of the Girl, a panel of elite Canadian female athletes shine a spotlight on the lack of female athletic representation in the Canadian media, as well as how Canada can inspire more young girls to participate in sports.
Jeremy Lin's dreadlocks aren't harmful, they're helpful
Donnovan Bennett
CFL Power Rankings Week 17: Tiger-Cats hanging on in East race
Donnovan Bennett
Heading into the 17th week of the CFL season, the once-undefeated Edmonton Eskimos snapped their six-game losing streak and the Montreal Alouettes were officially eliminated from the playoffs.
Best and Worst of NFL Sunday: Emerging Jaguars put league on notice
Donnovan Bennett
Nobody thought the Jacksonville Jaguars would be good this season. But after their Steelers beatdown on Sunday, it's time we all started paying attention.
Five G League rules the NBA should immediately implement
Donnovan Bennett
CFL Power Rankings Week 16: Stampeders remain class of the league
Donnovan Bennett
Heading into the 16th week of the CFL season, the once-undefeated Edmonton Eskimos have lost six straight while the Montreal Alouettes aren't much better dropping seven consecutive games. Calgary is still the class of the league.