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

  • St. John's shut out?

    QMJHL - It appears the city's latest venture into the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League lasted all of 48 hours. A news release on the ...

  • Hockey deal imminent?

    An agreement which would see the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League return to St. John's after a year's absence could be finalized as early as ...

  • No expenses, can there be consensus?

    It appears a financial model that would see a return of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) viable on the balance sheet has all but ...

  • Is it 'My Name is Earl' or 'As the World Turns'?

    Mayor Dennis O'Keefe received a call from the Acadie-Bathurst Titan Friday afternoon, from an "Earl" inquiring into the city's willingness for ...

  • This is what being part of a team is all about

    Since 12-year-old Michael Smith was diagnosed with cancer a month ago, he's not only received support from family and friends but from an entire ...

  • Nice idea, bad plan

    Sports scene - Revelations Thursday that St. John's Sports and Entertainment played the trap and shut out a trio of local businessmen from ...

  • Is hockey returning to Mile One?

    Sacre bleu! Not 12 months since the erstwhile Fog Devils of St. John's packed their gear and skated off through The Narrows for the bright lights ...

  • Cleary for Canada?

    It was, at best, a 50-1 long shot. But a case could have been argued for Daniel Cleary for a spot on the 2010 Olympic team. Consider this: Cleary ...

  • Prosecuting Phelps would amount to an unnecessary pot shot

    Shouldn't Barney Fife, the South Carolina sheriff considering prosecuting Michael Phelps, be concerned with fighting real crime in his neck of ...

  • Bringing back the AHL would mean a high return fee

    Aside from the Bridgeport-Binghamton tilt back in November - when the New York Islanders sold off a pair of Sound Tigers' games to a Toronto ...