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.
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Marleau, teammates reflect on triumphant return to Sharks
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Patrick Marleau’s return to the San Jose Sharks lineup went about as well as could be expected.
Coyotes' top prospect Barrett Hayton to debut vs. Golden Knights
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Modano talks 'unique experience' of playing for Mike Babcock
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Hockey Hall of Famer Mike Modano retired in 2011 with 1,499 regular-season games played and would’ve hit the 1,500-game mark were it not for Mike Babcock.
Blue Jays' Guerrero Jr. to begin off-season training in Florida soon
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Toronto Blue Jays star Vladimir Guerrero Jr. plans on focussing on his fitness this winter so he can be in the best shape possible for the 2020 season.
Fedor vs. Rampage to headline first Bellator event in Japan
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Panthers ironman Yandle suits up for 800th consecutive game
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Popular Florida Panthers defenceman Keith Yandle suited up for his 800th consecutive game Tuesday, becoming just the fifth player in NHL history to do so.
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Sharks' Joe Thornton on Patrick Marleau: 'He should be playing somewhere'
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Patrick Marleau remains a free agent after being traded by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the summer then bought out by the Carolina Hurricanes.
Red Wings' Mantha credits linemates Bertuzzi, Larkin for hot start
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Lorenz Larkin edges Andrey Koreshkov at Bellator 229
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Two of the top welterweights in MMA met in the Bellator 229 main event with Lorenz Larkin topping former champion Andrey Koreshkov by split decision.