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

  • Big goal on a big stage; Chiarot plays hero for IceCaps

    The second-year St. John’s IceCaps defenceman blasted a shot from the right point with 24 seconds left in regulation time to beat Albany Devils ...

  • Hutch in the clutch

    Michael Hutchinson doesn’t say much. He’s soft-spoken, a bit reserved and not especially quirky, unlike most goalies.Oh, he’ll put the left skate ...

  • IceCaps excited about tonight's playoffs start

    Melchiori, who missed the final three games of the IceCaps’ regular season, suffered a “setback” with regards to his injury, and remained wearing ...

  • Grind time

    Riley, 28, patrols the right side on the IceCaps crash and bang line of Kyle MacKinnon and Patrice Cormier, a trio which figures to play a big ...

  • Morrissey has IceCaps’ trust

    “I would say in the last three games, when I see Josh Morrissey move pucks and read where the next decision has to be on the ice, you can see a ...

  • Newfoundlanders join in show of strength in Boston

    For Simon, running the 2014 Boston Marathon meant taking care of some unfinished business. For Burden, it was about giving the one-finger salute ...

  • Nichols back with Brad Gushue team

    The two curled together from 1998-2011, winning a world junior championship and the big one in 2006, Olympic gold in Torino, Italy. Nichols will ...

  • One steady Freddie

    Zach Redmond is, for all intents and purposes, a National Hockey League player now. Ben Chiarot and Julian Melchiori are considered future NHL ...

  • Caribous win Allan Cup opener

    “Problem was, we had nothing to show for it. We still had only a 1-0 lead. It was kind of scary, actually, because I said to someone, ‘Just ...

  • Reinforced IceCaps get revenge on Wolfpack

    Hartford’s seventh win came Saturday night, an easy 7-2 decision over the IceCaps. But St. John’s played that game minus the services of six ...