Gare Joyce
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Gare Joyce’s work has appeared in every publication from the New York Times to Canadian Hairdresser. He has written about a dozen books including The Code (a mystery novel that inspired the TV series Private Eyes) and The Wealthy Dentist (a tax-advice parable that allowed dental practitioners to extract your dental bills and fill unnumbered Swiss bank accounts). He has written about sports for 30 years and wandered over here from ESPN The Magazine.
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Inside the rapid rise, faster fall and lasting legacy of Chyna
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Five years in the ring was all it took Joan Laurer to redefine the role of women in pro wrestling. And with her induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, Chyna is finally getting her due.
How the Blues pulled off one of the NHL's greatest turnarounds
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In the spiritual home of greyhound racing as the sport dies out
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Florida is the place greyhound racing matters most. But with a state ban set to come into effect, those who love the sport are being forced to say their goodbyes.
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Sidney Crosby is only Cole Harbour’s second-best hockey story
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In his second year of junior hockey, Kelly Serbu noticed some issues with his eyes. He kept right on playing, though, even as he went blind.
WrestleMania saved best for last with Rousey, Flair, Lynch finale
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Bret Hart attack casts shadow over Hart Foundation's Hall of Fame moment
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It's a shame the Hart Foundation's Hall of Fame induction will be remembered more for Brett Hart being attacked than any words that were said.
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Lindsay knew fighting for players' rights would hurt, but he did anyway
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Ted Lindsay had little to gain and a lot to lose in pushing for the NHL's first players' association in the 1950s. But that didn't stop him.
Welcome to Cauliflower Alley, where pro wrestling is all too real
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Black History Month: When Milt Ottey jumped, Canada soared
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Once Milt Ottey stumbled into the high jump, he flew like few others before him. We talked to the Canadian track legend about his life in sport.