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

  • Brewer chosen for elite post

    Brewer, of St. John’s, was one of 20 women named by the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport as the most influential in ...

  • Melindy knows what it’s going to take to make it to the NHL

    Now the rookie rearguard needs to figure how to put it all together to make a run at NHL employment in two or three years’ time.“That’s the ...

  • IceCaps come up short against Marlies in AHL play

    By Robin Short Telegram Sports Editor The hard-charging Toronto Marlies jumped out to a 2-0 lead after 20 minutes and hung on for a 3-2 American ...

  • Making up for lost time

    And you can probably buy that reasoning given it was the rookie’s first American Hockey League start since Nov. 2, and only his seventh hockey ...

  • Jaffray to captain all-star team

    “To play in an all-star game itself is such an honour, but to be captain of a team, in a game that’s played in St. John’s, well, you get chills ...

  • Jaffray named captain of AHL All-Star Classic team

    By Robin Short Telegram Sports Editor Jason Jaffray has been part of two previous American Hockey League all-star games, and while it was an ...

  • IceCaps scuttle Pirates 3-1 in AHL play

    By Robin Short Telegram Sports Editor Eddie Pasquale stopped 30 of 31 shots, and the St. John’s IceCaps got goals from three different players to ...

  • A taste wasn’t enough

    Albert makes his first appearance at Mile One since Nov. 16 on Sunday afternoon, when the IceCaps take on Portland in the first of three straight ...

  • Reflecting on Russia

    But the highlight for Lipon last year was a couple of weeks spent in Ufa, Russia last Christmas and New Years, when he donned Canada’s colours ...

  • Little rust on rested IceCaps

    The victory came on the heels of a 5-2 loss to the Worcester Sharks Friday night in Worcester, as the IceCaps resumed their American Hockey ...