Profile of Robin Short

Robin Short is The Telegram's Sports Editor. One of the newspaper's senior citizens (despite his youthful appearance), he has worked at The Telegram for 24 years. He is a two-time winner of the Atlantic Journalism Award for sports reporting and is author of Rock Stars: Team Gushue's Road to Gold. You can reach Robin at rshort@thetelegram.com

All articles of Robin Short

  • QMJHL, Part Deux?

    Chances are the St. John’s IceCaps won’t be alone as they’re kicked to the curb. Expect moves involving Ottawa’s farm team, and perhaps those ...

  • QMJHL, Part Deux?

    That’s only a five-year span. In fewer than 10 months, the number will become nine — at least — when the Montreal Canadiens officially transfer ...

  • The reinvention of Terry Ryan

    Played professional hockey. Dabbled in sales. Worked in the oil patch. Wrote a book. Provides sports commentary. Works on film sets. Even has ...

  • Canadiens sign two who could be headed for St. John's

    Defenceman Philip Samuelsson and forward Chris Terry were both signed to one-year, two-way contracts.Samuelsson toiled for the AHL’s Springfield ...

  • Purcell a King again

    Purcell was an unrestricted free agent following a 14-goal, 43-point 2015-16 campaign split between the Edmonton Oilers and Florida Panthers.It’s ...

  • No firm answers for Q questions

    So, on that note, we can inform you that Quebec Major Junior Hockey League commissioner Gilles Courteau acknowledges speaking briefly with Glenn ...

  • Long story short, Cole finds a home in Detroit

    Long, a 6-foot-7, 19-year-old small forward, is in Motown for the next month and a bit, getting familiar with his new digs at the University of ...

  • Play it again, Rock

    The 1-0 Rock have been idle since then, but resume their Canadian Rugby Championship season today in St. John’s with a rematch against the Blues. ...

  • He's from Down Under and tops in the world

    “We’ve had a lot of Canadians over the years come to play ball in Australia, and it’s forced our junior program to improve the quality of local ...

  • Picco feels fortunate after fall

    Picco, a 19-year-old defenceman for the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's Rimouski Oceanic, suffered only broken teeth, a broken jaw and broken ...