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

  • Gushue determined to grab Olympic rings once more

    It’s going on five years since Brad Gushue and the boys from Newfoundland and Labrador — plus a New Brunswick ringer — shocked the curling world ...

  • Purcell steps up

    Teddy Purcell had lunch with his Boston-based agent, Kent Hughes, in Beantown this week when the Tampa Bay Lightning dropped into town for a ...

  • Danny B’y: hockey mogul?

    Marc Crawford, the former St. John’s Maple Leafs coach, used to joke — he was kidding, right? — that us media scoundrels loved to throw crap at a ...

  • Going cross country for cross-country

    Two thousand, eight hundred and eighty kilometres. For 16 minutes and 14 seconds’ work.There’s the Saturday morning drive to the rink or gym. And ...

  • Some suggestions for prospective owners of a QMJHL team

    Time to pause the Heart 8-track and weigh in on the latest instalment of the will-hockey-return-to-Mile-One-again chronicle.Seems at least some ...

  • Canada wins gold at Mile One

    A sellout Mile One Centre crowd of close to 6,300 burst into wild applause Saturday night when Rebecca Johnston’s goal in overtime gave Canada a ...

  • Canada wins 4 Nations Cup in OT

    Another Canada-U.S. women’s hockey game, another classic. The two female hockey superpowers duelled into overtime Saturday night at a sold-out ...

  • Canada will play U.S. for title

    It was another Harlem Globetrotters/Washington Generals–like performance in international women’s hockey Friday night, as Canada waltzed past ...

  • Women’s hockey needs help

    Canada’s done its part. The U.S., too.But how much farther women’s hockey can advance as a viable female athletic option rests not with North ...

  • A need to focus on the Finns, not the finish

    Although Canada’s facing a must-win situation tonight, coach Ryan Walter’s biggest challenge might be keeping his team’s focused on Finland ...