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

  • Goalscoring has gone dry for IceCaps

    Jason Akeson scored 1:12 into three-on-three overtime as the Rochester Americans slipped past the IceCaps 3-2 in American Hockey League play at ...

  • The Double Blues’ ‘Explosion Line’

    The St. John’s Senior Hockey League, in the 1950s and ’60s, was Bob Cole with the call on VOCM, Catholics vs. Protestants, Howie Meeker, and a ...

  • Americans clip IceCaps

    Related story McCarron willing to play the waiting game It's been enough to make you dizzy It was the first loss in regulation time at Mile One ...

  • McCarron willing to play the waiting game

    “I don’t want to be an up and down guy,” McCarron was saying after practice Thursday, referring to a player on the NHL-AHL carousel. “If I’m ever ...

  • Valid points, all around

    Related stories IceCaps have been putting up some good numbers Streaking IceCaps beat Comets in overtime The IceCaps returned home Sunday to ...

  • Robin Short: The Long’s Hill Hot Stove

    I don’t usually take notice of such things, except for a little while ago whilst driving up from Mile One Centre via Long’s Hill. There sat the ...

  • A place in the sun

    Kennedy, however, isn’t too caught up with the weather in the desert, where he’s a freshman forward on Arizona State University’s hockey team, ...

  • Sea-Hawks hope to score a win in Cape Breton

    The two-game set — 8:30 Saturday night and 1:30 Sunday afternoon (NL time) — wraps up Memorial’s pre-Christmas schedule. The Sea-Hawks will ...

  • Dyke faster than ever

    Related story Dyke takes the plunge, switches to Dalhousie Big man, big meet, big expectations The 20-year-old product of the Mount Pearl Marlins ...

  • Hockey’s still good, but it could be better

    But if you’re old enough to remember the French Connection line, Moose Dupont, the Toronto Toros and Lange skates, you long to see a hipcheck (or ...