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.
CFL Takeaways: Travis Lulay was certainly missed
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Week 5 of the CFL season has come and gone and once again the focus is on quarterbacks.
Penny Oleksiak's new training leading to newfound consistency
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CFL Week 4 Takeaways: Lions, Riders need QB answers
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Adam Bighill collected his first two-interception game, Brad Sinopili posted his first 11-catch game and James Franklin earned his first win as an Argonaut.
CFL Week 3 Takeaways: Riders pay tribute to Humboldt Broncos
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More than the football being played, what people will remember is a tribute to a hockey team. Here are the highs and lows of Week 3 in the CFL.
Andre De Grasse on being Canadian, paying it forward
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Breaking down the 4 possible destinations for LeBron James
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With the LeBron James sweepstakes already underway, here is a breakdown of his four potential destinations and the best fit.
NBA Awards Takeaways: Harden finally wins MVP
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Here are Donnovan Bennett's takeaways from an NBA Awards show that was full of fashion and fun.
CFL Week 2 Takeaways: Carter, Spencer feud on field, social media
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Hockey Pride: Browne and Platt on being transgender athletes
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I can only imagine what it's like to be a transgender athlete today. Which is why it was illuminating to talk to two current day trailblazers and members of the hockey community, Harrison Browne and Jessica Platt, about their present day experiences.