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.
Amid the pause of 2020, hockey was given a chance to start again
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Sportsnet's Stephen Brunt reflects on the enormous upheavals that transpired in 2020 and how it has forced not only the hockey world, but everyone to reflect and re-evaluate its traditions and values.
The year we lost sports showed us just how much they anchor our lives
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Tyson-Jones Jr. could provide tingles — just don't expect too much
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Mike Tyson returns to the ring Saturday to face off against Roy Jones Jr., and viewers may just get a feeling of what it was like to watch both in their primes.
Reflections on a Jackie Robinson Day like no other
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As a young man, Jackie Robinson had faith that solutions to racism and inequality were possible working within American institutions. By the time of his death, he may not have been so sure.
Dark days for CFL present opportunity for radical, necessary change
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Canada Day both a turning point and time for reflection in sports world
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Canada Day in sports has long meant Blue Jays baseball, NHL and MLB free agency, and so many other things. So what’s to come this summer will be a new experience for all of us.
Why Alomar's home run off Eckersley changed everything
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Roberto Alomar's ninth-inning blast in Game 4 of the 1992 ALCS did more than tie the game for his Toronto Blue Jays. It altered the destiny of a franchise.
How Ariel Helwani achieved his goal of becoming 'the Howard Cosell of MMA'
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Leaving Patriots on his terms, Brady can still end on a grace note
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Separated from Bill Belichick after 18 unfathomably successful seasons, Tom Brady has a chance to show how much of the pair's magic lives with him.