Sports have been a passion of mine for as long as I can remember. I have enjoyed writing for almost as long. Having an opportunity to write about sports, and in particular, hockey, the NHL and the Olympic Games is a true pleasure. I participate in numerous sports and also enjoy coaching several youth sports.

My intellectual interests are eclectic. I hold a PhD from Trent University in Peterborough, ON. I am also a part-time faculty member and Research Associate at Trent.

You can follow me on Twitter @jonusko.

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  • Franklin Steele posted 408 days ago

    Franklin Steele

    Love the shakeup with Nichushkin in your mockup, by the way sir.

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  • Franklin Steele posted 429 days ago

    Franklin Steele

    What's up James. Just wanted to take a second to think you for becoming a fan! Hope you are enjoy your Monday so far good sir. See ya' around the draft posts I'm sure.

  • Will Leivenberg posted 506 days ago

    Will Leivenberg

    Thanks for becoming a fan, James! How are you enjoying writing for B/R? Your writing is terrific, I especially enjoyed your recent piece about the Oilers chances of making the playoffs. The NHL community on B/R is one of the most lively and knowledgeable, so I'm sure you'll enjoy it. Do you plan on covering any other sports?

    Thanks again, James, and if you have any questions about the site or ideas for how to improve B/R please don't hesitate to contact me.

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