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Shrewsbury’s Not-So-Secret Basketball Court Keeping Local Stars Sharp

Shrewsbury’s Not-So-Secret Basketball Court Keeping Local Stars Sharp

CKSN Staff- July 9, 2020

Jana Kucera and Logan Kucera shoot on Charles Peet's court Secret isn't the right word for Charles Peet's basketball court. Because if you're a serious ... Read More

For Jaden Wilson, Black Lives Matter Is A Fight For His Future

For Jaden Wilson, Black Lives Matter Is A Fight For His Future

CKSN Staff- July 8, 2020

A month ago now, a large group of citizens marched through downtown Chatham showing support for Black Lives Matter. While marches and protests continue across ... Read More

Brodie Listed As TSN’s 13th Ranked Free Agent…Whenever Free Agents Hit The Market

Brodie Listed As TSN’s 13th Ranked Free Agent…Whenever Free Agents Hit The Market

CKSN Staff- July 8, 2020

NHL players would typically by this point in the summer, have mostly settled in new homes as Free Agency typically opens July 1. The first ... Read More

Lessons Learned From Sport Are Now Benefitting Adam Kaminski In Business

Lessons Learned From Sport Are Now Benefitting Adam Kaminski In Business

CKSN Staff- July 7, 2020

Adam Kaminski (centre) playing professional volleyball in Europe - Photo by Fiolek art pl Adam Kaminski has been retired from professional volleyball for more than ... Read More

No Looking Back For Kiera Jackson

No Looking Back For Kiera Jackson

CKSN Staff- July 6, 2020

Kiera Jackson runs for the Windsor Lancers relay team - Photo by Lancers Athletics Kiera Jackson rarely lost a race to the puck on the ... Read More

Chatham-Kent Arenas To Remain Closed Until September 1

Chatham-Kent Arenas To Remain Closed Until September 1

CKSN Staff- July 6, 2020

There will be no on ice action this summer in Chatham-Kent. Tryouts for Chatham-Kent's top women's and men's minor teams are typically complete already, and ... 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

Sports’ Socioeconomic Gap Widening During COVID-19

Sports’ Socioeconomic Gap Widening During COVID-19

CKSN Staff- July 4, 2020

Sports have always favoured families with money. With COVID-19 taking away public arenas and fields, the socioeconomic gap has been widened, and the ability of ... Read More

Kirby MacKinnon Headed To Denison University

Kirby MacKinnon Headed To Denison University

CKSN Staff- July 3, 2020

Kirby MacKinnonChatham's Kirby MacKinnon will play NCAA Division III volleyball for Denison University next season. MacKinnon played club volleyball for the Chatham Ballhawks, and has ... Read More

Eric Guest Continues To Speak Out Against Hazing, Racism, Toxic Culture In Hockey

Eric Guest Continues To Speak Out Against Hazing, Racism, Toxic Culture In Hockey

CKSN Staff- July 2, 2020

Former OHL hockey player Eric Guest continues to talk about hazing, racism, and the toxic culture he endured in hockey. Guest, a former member of ... Read More

Quinn Matteis Finds Open Water At Lake Morningstar

Quinn Matteis Finds Open Water At Lake Morningstar

CKSN Staff- July 2, 2020

Quinn Matteis, followed by his father in Chatham-Kent's Lake Morningstar Pools are closed, which has stopped many elite swimmers from training across Canada, but it ... Read More

Entegrus Power Play Performance: Stonehouse Part Of Team Canada Camp

Entegrus Power Play Performance: Stonehouse Part Of Team Canada Camp

CKSN Staff- July 2, 2020

Brady Stonehouse This week’s Entegrus Power Play performance comes from Brady Stonehouse, who will participate this month in Hockey Canada's National U17 Development Camp. Entegrus ... Read More

Happy Canada Day From Runner Emma Pegg

Happy Canada Day From Runner Emma Pegg

CKSN Staff- July 1, 2020

Emma Pegg represented Team Canada on the International stage for the first time this year. She ran for Team Canada at the NACAC Championships in ... Read More

Happy Canada Day From Team Canada Member Breanne Nicholas

Happy Canada Day From Team Canada Member Breanne Nicholas

CKSN Staff- July 1, 2020

Breanne Nicholas has been a member of Canada's National Women's Rugby 7s team for several years. On this Canada Day, she's sending a message to ... Read More