It didn’t take Auston Matthews long to live up to the hype, but no one expected him to score four times
Oct 12, 2016
After missing the playoffs, the Ottawa Senators are ready for the Battle of Redemption in Ontario with the Toronto Maple Leafs
Oct 11, 2016
There are reasons why the young Team North America could prove highly attractive to fans watching the World Cup of Hockey
Sep 12, 2016
‘A pretty good rivalry’ as Canada and U.S. each earn a victory in two exhibition games
Sep 10, 2016
The real test for coach Mike Babcock will come with the Leafs, not at the World Cup of Hockey
Sep 07, 2016
All-star forward is ready to take the lead during the World Cup after injury kept him out of the final moments in Sochi
Sep 06, 2016
On Monday, Team Canada held its first World Cup practice at Canadian Tire Centre, home of the Ottawa Senators, of whom there is none on this team
Sep 05, 2016
’s ‘Northern Vision.’ But it never arrived, Roy MacGregor writes
Sep 04, 2016
‘There is something about wild, untouched rivers that speaks to the soul of Canada,’ Roy MacGregor
Aug 26, 2016
The river has been bringing salmon and water to people along its banks throughout the ages, and it always draws adventure seekers
Aug 14, 2016
Roy MacGregor was born in the small village of Whitney, Ont., in 1948. Before joining The Globe and Mail in 2002, he worked for the National Post, the Ottawa Citizen, Maclean's magazine (three separate times), the Toronto Star and The Canadian Magazine. He has won numerous awards for his journalism, including two National Newspaper Awards, several National Magazine Awards and twice the ACTRA Award as the best television drama writer in the country.
He is also the author of nearly 40 books, 23 of them in the internationally-successful Screech Owls Mystery series for young readers. His adult books include A Life In the Bush, which won the Rutstrum Award as the best book on the wilderness published in North America between 1995-2000. His previous book, Home Team: Fathers, Sons and Hockey, was nominated for the Governor-General's Award in 1996. He has also written two novels, Canoe Lake and The Last Season.
His latest book is Canadians: A Portrait of a Country and Its People.
In 2005 he was named an officer in the Order of Canada.
MacGregor lives in Kanata, Ont., with Ellen. They have four children.