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.
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.
Catching up with Pat Borders, the elusive Blue Jays hero
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The 1919 Stanley Cup Final and modern-history's deadliest pandemic
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Cut short after the death of Canadiens defenceman, Joe Hall, the 1919 Stanley Cup Final offers a window into the ravages of and reaction to the Spanish Influenza.
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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.
CHL president on Memorial Cup's fate: 'Some things are bigger than hockey'
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How the 1971 Stanley Cup defined (and obscured) Henri Richard’s legacy
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Henri Richard scored the final two goals of the 1971 Stanley Cup Final, but many remember that series for a controversy that remains one of the most misinterpreted in Canadiens history.
The secret life of Bobby Ryan
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The Ottawa Senators' star opens up about his lost childhood on the run from the FBI, and how he survived it all.
Blue Jays great Tony Fernandez was a singular talent with a drive to match
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Searching for the essence of Cardinals great Curt Flood
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Curt Flood was a trailblazer whose strength and conviction set the stage for modern player empowerment. Capturing him takes unconventional means.