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.
'Things aren't better': Meet the NFL's original anthem protester
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In 1968, linebacker Dave Meggyesy took a stand for civil rights and against the war in Vietnam. Football's next moves were predictable. Meggyesy's weren't.
Maple Leafs front office hire Eric Joyce brings unique resumé, experience
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How Tom Webster impacted the game while (mostly) avoiding the spotlight
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He played with Mr. Hockey, coached Gretzky and helped shape today's Calgary Flames, but Tom Webster will be remembered as much for who he was off the ice as what he did on it.
Inside the high-tech super fight to find boxing's greatest heavyweight
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With the world heavyweight title in turmoil in the late 1960s, fans were primed for a strange and state-of-the-art tournament to settle boxing's biggest argument.
What do NHL scouts make of hockey in the bubble?
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Meet the researcher shedding light on baseball's overlooked heroes
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Larry Lester has dedicated himself to researching the lost history and forgotten stars of the Negro Leagues, uncovering the truth behind stories he once thought were "just lore and myth and fable."
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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Inside the last season of Roy Halladay's life
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He never pitched in a World Series, but in the last year of his life Roy Halladay coached his son, Braden, and greatly impacted a team that made an incredible run to a championship. This is that story.