Stephen Brunt
With more than 30 years of experience in sports media, author and award-winning journalist Stephen Brunt has seen and covered it all. Currently a columnist for sportsnet.ca and Sportsnet magazine, Brunt covers a wide range of sports on a daily basis, including baseball, boxing and hockey.
Modern treatment of doping casts Ben Johnson in new light
Stephen Brunt
It's been 30 years since Ben Johnson was caught cheating at the Seoul Olympics. And for better or worse, the story resonates differently now.
On the ground in the kingdom of the Guerreros
Stephen Brunt
Canada will ride enormous wave of soccer support into 2026 World Cup
Stephen Brunt
The Olympics are one thing -- and the 2010 Games in Vancouver and Whistler were something else entirely, a true watershed moment. But the 2026 World Cup, by any objective measure, is going to be bigger.
Big Read: Bruce McNall, the man who 'made hockey cool'
Stephen Brunt
Hollywood heavyweight. NHL visionary. Convicted felon. The legacy of Bruce McNall — who brought Wayne Gretzky to L.A. — is, well, it's complicated.
No downside to Johnny Manziel's jump to CFL
Stephen Brunt
Big Read: How John Gibbons has become the Jays' ultimate survivor
Stephen Brunt
He's managed 1,420 games with Toronto. His 720 wins are second in franchise history. His contract could take him through 2020. Few would have predicted any of those numbers. This is how John Gibbons beat the doubters.
A tribute to Jerry Howarth’s 36 years in the booth
Stephen Brunt
After nearly four decades calling Toronto Blue Jays games, Jerry Howarth is leaving the booth. But no baseball fan who heard his voice will soon forget it.
Despite the setbacks, Olympic Games formula has never failed
Stephen Brunt
Why you shouldn't write off XFL 2.0
Stephen Brunt
Many pro football leagues have popped up over the years only to disappear in short order. But modern technology and viewing habits give the second iteration of XFL an actual shot at success.