Category: Columns

Chatham-Kent’s Kirsten Horney, Making CK Proud

Chatham-Kent’s Kirsten Horney, Making CK Proud

CKSN Submissions- August 5, 2020

Chatham-Kent sends athletes across Ontario, Canada, and the globe each year to compete athletically. Sponsored by baCK to Chatham-Kent, we’ll be featuring local athletes who ... Read More

Podcast: Entering The Sports World With Guest Joey Battaino

Podcast: Entering The Sports World With Guest Joey Battaino

CKSN Submissions- August 2, 2020

On this episode of the Entering The Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to OHL Saginaw Spirit play-by-play voice Joey Battaino. https://youtu.be/jhD2WmRBb5I Read More

Podcast: Pro Hockey Player Kurtis Gabriel Talks LGBTQ Activism and Black Lives Matter

Podcast: Pro Hockey Player Kurtis Gabriel Talks LGBTQ Activism and Black Lives Matter

CKSN Staff- August 1, 2020

On this episode of the Empire Universe podcast, host Luke Kelly, talks to professional hockey player Kurtis Gabriel. Gabriel, a social activist and LGBTQ ally, ... Read More

Cam Aitken, A Chatham-Kent Athlete Who Came baCK

Cam Aitken, A Chatham-Kent Athlete Who Came baCK

CKSN Submissions- July 29, 2020

Chatham-Kent sends athletes across Ontario, Canada, and the globe each year to compete athletically. Sponsored by baCK to Chatham-Kent, we’ll be featuring local athletes who ... Read More

Podcast ETSW: Featuring Guest Darren Arnold

Podcast ETSW: Featuring Guest Darren Arnold

CKSN Submissions- July 26, 2020

On this week's episode of the Entering The Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to Darren Arnold. Arnold has worked in ticket sales and ... Read More

When Youth Sports Return…Will The Sponsors?

When Youth Sports Return…Will The Sponsors?

CKSN Staff- July 25, 2020

Youth sports will return. That's a given. When? We don't fully know that yet, although we're getting closer. How? We don't fully know that either. ... Read More

Irma Isaac (Grant), A Chatham-Kent Athlete Who Came baCK

Irma Isaac (Grant), A Chatham-Kent Athlete Who Came baCK

CKSN Staff- July 22, 2020

Irma Isaac (Grant) Chatham-Kent sends athletes across Ontario, Canada, and the globe each year to compete athletically. Sponsored by baCK to Chatham-Kent, we’ll be featuring ... Read More

Podcast: Father And Son, Cade And Evan Merritt Share A Love For Motocross

Podcast: Father And Son, Cade And Evan Merritt Share A Love For Motocross

Pete Cobb- July 20, 2020

On this week's CK Sports Talk Sports Short, Peter Cobb talks about a father and son duo from Blenheim, Ontario who share a love and ... Read More

A Racist Period In Our Own Chatham Sports History

A Racist Period In Our Own Chatham Sports History

CKSN Staff- July 19, 2020

We aren't immune to our own racist history here in Chatham-Kent. Thankfully, our local sports story regarding a racist name and logo was relatively short ... Read More

Podcast ETSW: Featuring Guest Ryan Stacey

Podcast ETSW: Featuring Guest Ryan Stacey

CKSN Submissions- July 18, 2020

On this episode of the Entering the Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to hockey analyst Ryan Stacey. Stacey is the Analytics Director for ... Read More

Here’s A Racist Sports Logo That Hits Closer To Home

Here’s A Racist Sports Logo That Hits Closer To Home

CKSN Staff- July 14, 2020

There has been much debate about the Washington NFL team, Edmonton's CFL team, and MLB's Atlanta and Cleveland franchises. And happily, some change has come ... Read More

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Burton Lee

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Burton Lee

CKSN Submissions- July 12, 2020

On this episode of the Entering the Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to Burton Lee. Burton Lee is currently the Executive Director of ... Read More

We Brought Up Fighting In Hockey, And The Toxic Men Came Calling

We Brought Up Fighting In Hockey, And The Toxic Men Came Calling

Ian Kennedy- July 5, 2020

Rule number one to being a man - don't mention the fact, or even an opinion, that fighting is not a needed or necessary part ... Read More

Let’s Be Honest, Pro Sports Teams Changing Racist Names Isn’t Ethics, It’s Money Talking

Let’s Be Honest, Pro Sports Teams Changing Racist Names Isn’t Ethics, It’s Money Talking

CKSN Staff- July 4, 2020

Washington's NFL team released a statement this week stating they will undergo a formal review of the team's racist name and logo. It's about time. ... Read More