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

  • The stock car races of the Games

    It's the beauty of the Olympics. Every four years, sports that are otherwise an insignificant speck on the public's consciousness emerge as hot ...

  • Weber is Team Canada's unknown man

    Vancouver - Meet Shea Weber, all 6-4 and 230 pounds of him. An imposing presence indeed, but to Canadian hockey fans, this Olympian might be ...

  • The madness begins

    Vancouver - 'The carpenter' could only go to the tool box so often Tuesday night, because there was no plugging the leak that swelled to a red ...

  • Bergeron has made it all the way back

    Vancouver - Three years after a concussion sidelined him for virtually the entire NHL season, when he wondered if he'd ever play again, Patrice ...

  • Groves sets the tone for Canada on the oval

    Richmond, B.C. - Nobody can be that nice, that talented, that ... well, that so darn sweet. Clara Hughes is Canada's Miss Everything. Athlete ...

  • Canadians recovered well from nasty accident

    Vancouver - Jessica Dube and Bryce Davison were preparing for a final Pre-Olympics training session Friday afternoon at a suburban Vancouver rink ...

  • Only hockey gold matters

    This is Canada and let's be honest, little else really matters. For the next two weeks, a few speed skaters, lugers, cross-country and freestyle ...

  • Unparalleled cash behind Canadian athletes at this year's Games

    Vancouver - "What would you do," the voice in the lottery commercial asks TV watchers, "with a million dollars?" A Cadillac? Vegas? Time share on ...

  • Sweeping through the years

    Sports scene - He doesn't sweep as vigorously as he once did, and the eye isn't quite as accurate as it once was. But the passion to curl still ...

  • Habs should hold on to Halak and deal Price

    Sports scene - Nobody asked but ... So say you're Bob Gainey, and you've got to deal with a split dressing room - assuming, of course, it's true. ...