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.
Southwest Division 2020-21 NBA Season Preview: Is it Luka's time already?
Craig Battle
The NBA is back, and Sportsnet is breaking down everything you need to know about each of the 30 teams in the lead-up to tipoff on Tues., Dec. 22. Today, we look at the Southwest Division.
Pacific Division 2020-21 NBA Season Preview: Which L.A. team will reign?
Craig Battle
Murray blows minds, but Lakers' defence shines late in Game 4 vs. Nuggets
Craig Battle
Jamal Murray highlights will be among the biggest takeaways from Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals, but the Lakers pulled out the victory with help from Anthony Davis and LeBron James.
Nuggets' customary comeback falls short as Lakers dominate Game 1
Craig Battle
A funny thing happens when a team pulls off two minor miracles back to back: minor miracles start to feel inevitable. But this time, as the Lakers blew open Game 1 of the West final, the comeback failed to arrive for the Nuggets.
Rival Watch: What U.S. media is saying about Raptors' instant classic Game 6
Craig Battle
Rival Watch: What U.S. media are saying after Raptors' Game 5 letdown
Craig Battle
Here’s a closer look at what U.S. national and local media are saying after the Toronto Raptors dropped Game 5 to the Boston Celtics.
NFC West 2020 NFL Preview: Who will emerge from NFL's best division?
Craig Battle
The NFL is back, and Sportsnet is breaking down everything you need to know about each of the 32 teams. Today, we look at the NFC West.
AFC West 2020 NFL Preview: Can anyone compete with Kansas City?
Craig Battle
19 great sports documentaries to stream in Canada right now
Craig Battle
There may be no live sports right now, but there's lots to watch if you know where to look. Here are 19 great docs you can stream in Canada right now.