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

  • AHL return waiting on first ’Peg

    Danny Williams has been working “very hard” on getting an American Hockey League team for St. John’s, and acknowledges the city is “very close” ...

  • Williams behind new AHL team for St. John’s

    Six years after the Maple Leafs played their final American Hockey League game in St. John’s, the league is returning to the city for the 2011-12 ...

  • Hockey’s butterfly effect

    NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was lecturing the media at Thursday night’s San Jose Sharks-Detroit Red Wings seventh-game showdown, telling ...

  • How much hockey is too much hockey?

    ’Round these parts, here at Telegram Central, seasons are measured with the local sports.When the Regatta boats go on “the pond,” spring has ...

  • Thrashers win Manitoba's second national major midget title

    Three years after falling short by two goals in the national final, the Winnipeg Thrashers got the job done Sunday evening in St. John’s, ...

  • Like father, like sons

    The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. What’s in the cat is in the kitten. What comes by nature costs no money.Whatever the analogy, it’s ...

  • National crown for Caribous

    Twenty-five years after the Corner Brook Royals set a new standard for Newfoundland senior hockey, the Clarenville Caribous penned their own ...

  • ECHL boss likes what he sees in St. John’s

    The commissioner of the ECHL likes the St. John’s hockey market, its healthy season-ticket base and potential for local sponsorship coin. He’s ...

  • Man up, boys (and parents)

    Strange as it may seem, there’s a small, teensy part of me that understands the actions of a few Gonzaga Vikings high school hockey players the ...

  • No diamond in the rough

    Consider the great Edmonton Oilers teams of the 1980s and a host of players come to mind, not the least of which is Gretzky and Messier. And ...