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

  • On being a captain of captains

    Vancouver - Before Canada dashed to the ice for its big Olympic men's hockey date with the United States Sunday night, Scott Niedermayer did not ...

  • Grieving Rochette plans to skate

    Vancouver - The sunny, cloudless early Vancouver Sunday morning took on a gloomy overtone for the Canadian Olympic team when it was learned ...

  • Loss to U.S. means Canada must take longer route to medal round

    Vancouver - In the hockey rinks and pubs across the land, around the water coolers and in the schools, this Olympic tournament, everyone ...

  • High drama at the Olympics

    Whistler, B.C. - Across Scandinavia and through parts of Europe, ski jumping's acclaim is beyond reproach. Finnish ski jumpers, for example, are ...

  • Gold may be all about the goalies

    Before this pressure cooker of a hockey tournament began, one of Steve Yzerman's lieutenants, Kevin Lowe, was offering up his reasons for ...

  • Nova Scotia athlete finds strength in the memory of a friend

    Vancouver - If competing in the Olympics Games in your home country isn't enough to fuel Sarah Conrad's drive, all she needs to do is glance down ...

  • 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 ...