Category: Pro Sports

We'll keep you up to date and informed with Chatham-Kent athletes who have advanced to play at the national, international, and professional levels.

Kawhi Leonard Is The Bruce Lee Of The NBA

Kawhi Leonard Is The Bruce Lee Of The NBA

Dwight Wakabayashi- June 12, 2019

CKSN Pro Weekly with Dwight Wakabayashi The National Basketball Association is loaded to the rafters with loud guys. The new age, Instagram superstar and Twitter ... Read More

Carleton Makes WNBA Debut With First Place Connecticut

Carleton Makes WNBA Debut With First Place Connecticut

Ian Kennedy- June 10, 2019

Bridget Carleton checked in Sunday night, making her WNBA debut with the first place Connecticut Sun. Carleton had not played for the Sun in their ... Read More

Winnipeg Jets Re-Sign Seth Griffith To $700,000 Contract

Winnipeg Jets Re-Sign Seth Griffith To $700,000 Contract

CKXS 99.1- June 6, 2019

Seth Griffith with the AHL's Manitoba Moose - Photo by the Manitoba MooseThe Winnipeg Jets have re-signed Wallaceburg, Ontario product Seth Griffith to a one-year, ... Read More

Rolls Fighting Former Middleweight Champion

Rolls Fighting Former Middleweight Champion

Ian Kennedy- June 5, 2019

Chatham's Steve Rolls will fight former world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin this coming weekend, June 8, at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Rolls, ... Read More

Carleton Adapting To Role In WNBA, Putting Team First

Carleton Adapting To Role In WNBA, Putting Team First

Ian Kennedy- May 31, 2019

Bridget Carleton is used to being the one hitting key shots, and spending the bulk of the game on the court. The rookie WNBA player ... Read More

Raptors’ Primary Statistician Karl Toulouse Is A Born And Raised Wallaceburg Product

Raptors’ Primary Statistician Karl Toulouse Is A Born And Raised Wallaceburg Product

CKSN Staff- May 30, 2019

Karl Toulouse (middle) - CKSN.ca PhotoWhen the Toronto Raptors open their NBA final tonight, it will be Wallaceburg's Karl Toulouse recording every three-pointer, rebound, and ... Read More

Bridget Carleton Makes Connecticut Sun Roster

Bridget Carleton Makes Connecticut Sun Roster

Ian Kennedy- May 23, 2019

Bridget Carleton has made the Connecticut Sun opening night roster - Photo by Chris Poss/ Connecticut SunBridget Carleton will officially suit up for the WNBA's ... Read More

NLL Final Begins Tomorrow For Durston

NLL Final Begins Tomorrow For Durston

CKSN Staff- May 17, 2019

Wallaceburg’s Jordan Durston, and the Buffalo Bandits, will be playing in the National Lacrosse League (NLL) final, beginning tomorrow. The NLL Finals will begin Saturday, ... Read More

Ryan Jones Retires: “Far From The Most Important Chapter In My Life”

Ryan Jones Retires: “Far From The Most Important Chapter In My Life”

Ian Kennedy- April 24, 2019

Ryan Jones with the Cologne Sharks - Photo by Kolner HaieFor Ryan Jones, the end to his hockey career can be put into perspective. In ... Read More

Dane Fox Not Returning To Nurnberg, Now A Free Agent

Dane Fox Not Returning To Nurnberg, Now A Free Agent

Ian Kennedy- April 23, 2019

Dane Fox (right) celebrates a goal with the Nurnberg Ice TigersDane Fox of Thamesville announced on social media he won’t be returning to the DEL’s ... Read More

TJ Brodie Set To Open NHL Playoffs

TJ Brodie Set To Open NHL Playoffs

Ian Kennedy- April 8, 2019

Dresden's TJ Brodie, a member of the Calgary Flames, will open the NHL playoffs with his team this week. Calgary was the top team in ... Read More

Montour Having Early Impact With Sabres

Montour Having Early Impact With Sabres

Ian Kennedy- March 20, 2019

Brandon Montour - Photo by NHL.comFormer Tilbury resident Brandon Montour is having an early impact with the Buffalo Sabres. Acquired at the NHL trade deadline ... Read More

Kyle Hope Making An Immediate Impact With ECHL’s Fort Wayne

Kyle Hope Making An Immediate Impact With ECHL’s Fort Wayne

Ian Kennedy- March 15, 2019

Kyle Hope with the ECHL's Fort Wayne Komets - Photo by the Fort Wayne KometsKyle Hope wanted to make an impact at the professional level, ... Read More

Durston Building Off Big Weekend

Durston Building Off Big Weekend

CKSN Staff- February 1, 2019

Jordan Durston (left) and Zach Herreweyers (right) are two Wallaceburg lacrosse products playing for the Buffalo BanditsWallaceburg's Jordan Durston will look to continue to boost ... Read More