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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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.
Modern treatment of doping casts Ben Johnson in new light
Stephen Brunt
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On the ground in the kingdom of the Guerreros
Stephen Brunt
A Hall of Famer living as the lion of Dominican baseball. A top prospect still hungry for his father’s approval. Stephen Brunt deciphers the complicated relationship between Vladimir Guerrero Sr. and his son, Vlad Jr.
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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.
Big Read: Bruce McNall, the man who 'made hockey cool'
Stephen Brunt
No downside to Johnny Manziel's jump to CFL
Stephen Brunt
If Johnny Manziel succeeds in the CFL, he’ll be a big attraction, bring attention the league, and make for some exciting football. If he stays long-term, all the better.
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
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Despite the setbacks, Olympic Games formula has never failed
Stephen Brunt
On Friday, a Canadian team that is going to win all kinds of medals and will produce a host of instant, fresh-faced heroes will march in the opening ceremonies, and just try and watch without a lump in your throat.