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.
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Why Christine Sinclair has unfinished business at the 2019 World Cup
Stephen Brunt
Leading the most talented Canadian roster ever after two decades of battling for her country, Christine Sinclair's to-do list for the 2019 Women's World Cup is hard to top.
Charlie Montoyo's hard-fought road to the Blue Jays dugout
Stephen Brunt
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Despite a love of the games, there's no love lost for the Games
Stephen Brunt
Canadian sport in 2018 was bookended by Olympic stories — beginning with a record medal haul in Pyeonchang and ending with a stunning defeat in Calgary.
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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
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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.
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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.