Mike Johnston
@MikeyJ_MMA
Mike Johnston, known as “Mikey J” around the office, is a lifelong hockey and football fan who has been at Sportsnet since 2011. Johnston writes about a wide variety of sports and, despite his peaceful demeanour, has an extensive history covering the UFC and combat sports. The 1991 Toronto Argonauts are the greatest sports team of all time, and you will not convince Johnston otherwise.
Top five UFA centres: Canadiens' Danault to be popular target
Mike Johnston
There aren’t any top-line centres set to hit the open market and join a new team, similar to last off-season, but there are plenty of solid depth options.
Dillashaw wins narrow decision over Sandhagen in UFC return
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Prospect of Interest: Top USHL goal scorer Matthew Coronato
Mike Johnston
Matthew Coronato is among the most talented goal scorers in this year’s draft class after setting records with the Chicago Steel this past season.
Prospect of Interest: Talented Finnish scorer Samu Tuomaala
Mike Johnston
What Finland's Samu Tuomaala lacks in size, he makes up for in speed, skill, an envious release and offensive upside.
Prospect of Interest: Is Jesper Wallstedt the next Henrik Lundqvist?
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Makhachev submits Moisés; Tate stops Reneau in UFC return
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Islam Makhachev extended his winning streak to eight with a dominant performance against Thiago Moisés in the main event of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night.
Karate at Tokyo 2020: Events, schedule, athletes to watch
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Karate is among the world's most popular martial arts, yet it has never been included at the Olympics until now. Here's the full breakdown for the Tokyo Games.
UFC roundup: Nate Diaz calls out Dustin Poirier on social media
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Prospect of Interest: Sweden's sensational top rookie William Eklund
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William Eklund is coming off a successful rookie season in the esteemed Djurgardens franchise despite facing his fair share of speed bumps along the way.