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.
What do NHL scouts make of hockey in the bubble?
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NHL scouts are hockey's toughest crowd. We asked for their honest appraisals of the most unusual Stanley Cup Playoffs ever.
Meet the researcher shedding light on baseball's overlooked heroes
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Prison to podium to Pride: The moving and complex story of Mark Leduc
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After finding his purpose behind bars, Mark Leduc fought his way to Olympic glory and later, came out publicly and advocated around LGBTQ issues. Remembering and re-examining a much misunderstood Canadian boxing great.
Equal parts player and pitchman, Eddie Shack defied easy categorization
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He was an entertainer, a fighter and years ahead of his time as a marketer. Former Toronto Maple Leaf Eddie Shack left an indelible mark on the hockey world.
Inside the last season of Roy Halladay's life
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Brady Leavold's fall from major junior hockey into addiction
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Brady Leavold was a gritty forward skating alongside future NHL stars until addiction unravelled his life. Now, after a journey that landed him in prison and on the streets, he's working to pick up the pieces.
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Catching up with Pat Borders, the elusive Blue Jays hero
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Pat Borders made his name winning back-to-back World Series with the Blue Jays, but he's had another life in the game since leaving MLB. This is his story.
The 1919 Stanley Cup Final and modern-history's deadliest pandemic
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WHL commissioner: Decision to cancel Memorial Cup 'unfortunate'
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With the CHL cancelling the remainder of its seasons and playoffs, the Kelowna Rockets will miss out on a chance to host the Memorial Cup. WHL commissioner Ron Robison spoke to Gare Joyce about that decision and how the league is reacting to the COVID-19 virus.