Ryan Dixon
@dixononsports
Ryan Dixon has been covering pro sports— beginning with hockey — since 2006. After spending five years with The Hockey News, Ryan joined the Sportsnet team in 2011. He specializes in features and has written about everything from NHL stars to soccer in Northern Uganda. Ryan is the co-host of the Tape II Tape hockey podcast on Sportsnet.ca.
Reliving the Blue Jays’ incredible ups and downs in the 1985 ALCS
Ryan Dixon
The Toronto Blue Jays' first taste of the postseason was one fans wouldn't soon forget — or recover from. Here's the story of the '85 ALCS in the words of the men who lived it.
Winners and losers from one-of-a-kind 2020 NHL Draft
Ryan Dixon
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'Next man up': Amid mounting injuries, Stars aim to push through in Game 6
Ryan Dixon
Given all the injuries they've endured, it’s remarkable the Stars have managed to make it this far against the Lighting. They're looking for players to step in and step up in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final tonight on Sportsnet and SN Now at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.
Making the case to trade and keep each of Canadiens' top centres
Ryan Dixon
The Montreal Canadiens have a plethora of strong centres, meaning they could trade some of that depth to acquire help in other areas.
Meet the Flint hockey lifer pushing the OHL to change for the better
Ryan Dixon
Stars leaning on signature resilience with back-to-back looming
Ryan Dixon
With a back-to-back looming, a lot could happen in the Stanley Cup Final between now and Sunday morning, but you can bet nobody is looking too far ahead.
Lightning, Stars resume punishing Stanley Cup Final as Stamkos nears return
Ryan Dixon
While it's unclear if Steven Stamkos will return to the lineup in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final, what is clear is the Tampa Bay Lightning and Dallas Stars will continue to punish each other as they fight for hockey's ultimate prize. Coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET/ 4:30 p.m. PT on Sportsnet, CBC and SN Now.
Which NHL players can improve their team's fortunes in Round 2?
Ryan Dixon
Series leader Scott Dixon on the Indy 500 and chasing history
Ryan Dixon
Closing in on Mario Andretti on the all-time wins list, Chip Ganassi's Scott Dixon is eyeing a second win at the Indy 500 — and plenty more years of racing.