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

  • Come on, Province. Pony-up.

    The group that hopes to bring the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League back to St. John’s took a big hit recently when a request to the provincial ...

  • Two-horse race to play Mile One?

    They’re not through the first turn yet, but it appears a two-horse race is developing over which outfit will be playing hockey at Mile One Centre ...

  • Hockey ahead?

    The Mile One Centre online calendar is looking pretty bare these days, but that could change next fall if the 10-year-old rink secures an anchor ...

  • Don’t get your socks in a knot over loss by Canadian juniors

    It’s been three days since the great disintegration, a caving-in that not only dashed hopes for gold, but wounded the hockey psyche of an entire ...

  • Crosby's the best now, but can we compare him to Gretzky?

    Now that Sidney Crosby’s broken away from the pack and firmly established himself as the world’s preeminent hockey player, the inevitable ...

  • Bigger than the Beatles … At least, that’s the claim

    Apparently, not only is Georges St-Pierre a rough, tough street brawler, he’s bigger than the Beatles, too.That’s according to the man who built ...

  • Saturday night's all right for scoring

    It was a banner night for Ryane Clowe and a pair of other Newfoundland and Labrador NHLers Saturday night.The Fermeuse-born Clowe scored both ...

  • 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 ...