Donnovan Bennett
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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.
Meet the eye behind iconic Toronto Raptors photos since Day 1
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After trading his boyhood love for hockey for an affinity with basketball and his film camera for a digital one, Ron Turenne is the only team photographer in the history of the Toronto Raptors.
James and Smith-Pelly both victims of insidious form of racism
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Olympics Today: Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir take the ice one last time
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During each day of the Games, Olympics Today will keep you up to date on the biggest news and happenings, on and off the field of play.
Takeaways: LeBron James affirms King status at NBA All-Star Game
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From making a statement with his shoes to his dominance at both ends of the floor, LeBron James showed why he's one of the greatest on and off the court.
Olympics Today: Canada on pace to eclipse 2010, 2014 medal haul
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Takeaways: NBA Skills Competition comes up short on wow moments
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The 2018 NBA Skills Competition will be remembered for the high amount of missed shots and dunk attempts rather than the frequency of wow moments.
Olympics Today: Girard, Boutin continue speed skating medal rush
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Samuel Girard and Kim Boutin both medalled in their respective speed skating events at Pyeonchang 2018, continuing the Canadian medal rush at the Olympic Winter Games.
Olympics Today: Patrick Chan gives it one last go
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The Gold Standard, Day 6: Featuring the best athlete fashion choices
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Day 6 of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games featured lots of figure skating, some really cool fashion, great music, and an unfortunate choice of words by Shaun White.