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.
'We are going to hold ourselves accountable': Kim Davis on the NHL's new D&I report
Donnovan Bennett
NHL executive VP Kim Davis explains the league's new report on diversity, equity and inclusion, and how it hopes to apply what it's learned to create positive change.
Concussion expert Dr. Charles Tator: NFL's system 'simply failed' on Tagovailoa case
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Following Ticats QB Dane Evans on a quest to honour Indigenous cultures
Donnovan Bennett
What do you do after tossing five TDs to win a pro football game? If you're Hamilton Ticats QB Dane Evans you hit the road on a journey to learn and grow.
Serena Williams' legacy is about so much more than on-court dominance
Donnovan Bennett
As Serena Williams' playing career comes to an end, it's clear her legacy extends far beyond her sport — and is still being written.
Q&A: Christine Sinclair on the state of Canadian soccer and the fight against MS
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Appealing Watson's suspension gives the NFL a chance to course correct
Donnovan Bennett
The NFL's track record is bleak when it comes to handling sexual assault and domestic violence. In appealing Deshaun Watson's six-game suspension, the league can begin to address its culture.
Lessons, legacy, community: A conversation with Damian Warner, world's greatest athlete
Donnovan Bennett
Damian Warner has accomplished nearly everything you can in the decathlon — and the world's greatest athlete isn't ready to stop. In this wide-ranging conversation, he shares what community means to him, the lessons that shaped him, and the legacy he wants to leave.
Don't get it twisted. This era of NBA basketball belongs to Stephen Curry
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LIV Golf clearly is sportswashing — now it's up to the public to take a stand
Donnovan Bennett
In a very golf way, everyone is trying to gauge which way the wind is blowing on the LIV Golf Invitational series to determine if the initial intensity of outrage will only be short-lived.