Don Cherry


'Never Mind The Concussions'

This Saturday's segment of Coach's Corner featured a rant by Don Cherry about super stars engaging in fights. His strong dislike for that approach was inspired by Sidney Croby's recent...

'I've Got Every Closet Full Of Suits'

TORONTO - Don Cherry's wardrobes are overflowing.The "Hockey Night in Canada" fashion plate keeps all his eye-popping suits. Not out of vanity but out of necessity. He gave one away to charity some ye...


TORONTO - It will be a new-look "Hockey Night in Canada" next season but with the same, old Don Cherry.The colourful former NHL head coach will return for a 29th season of his popular Coach's Corner s...
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P.K. Subban's Pesky Problem: Why the World's Best Defenceman Can't Win

Despite being crowned best Defenseman in the NHL, scoring 11 goals and 27 assists, as he matched his career-high 38 points in the lockout-shortened season of 2012-13, P.K. Subban can't seem to catch a break. His teammates, his coach, hockey commentators and even the fans have difficulty accepting the Norris Trophy winner. No one can seem to pinpoint the underlying reason behind the anxiety. Maybe their issues with him are only skin deep.
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A CBC Without Don Cherry Isn't Worth Watching

The biggest loss to the CBC is that it will no longer be able to access a working-class crowd because this very important Canadian audience only gravitated to CBC for HNIC and the presence of Don Cherry. The loss of Cherry and Hockey Night in Canada is a lost opportunity for CBC to escape its uptight Waspish politically correct, elitist/urban/sophisticated Toronto-centric shtetl.
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Can He Survive In The New Era?

TORONTO - Don Cherry's status as an icon of Canadian TV hockey may prove to be his downfall as the groundbreaking deal between Rogers Communications and CBC ushers in a new era of "Hockey Night in Can...

What'll Happen To Don Cherry?

TORONTO - Don Cherry knows as much about his future on "Hockey Night in Canada," as his fans — nothing.The high-profile hockey commentator's employment status is in doubt after Rogers took control of...