Columnist: John McCann

Jun. 24, 2014 @ 08:47 AM

What has you hooked?

The death of Tony Gwynn renewed the push get smokeless tobacco out of Major League Baseball, and that’s fine if the issue is addiction, as opposed to role models.


Jun. 23, 2014 @ 08:59 PM

New CHHS coach resigned prior post for health reasons

Lason Perkins coached Chapel Hill High School's basketball team last season in an interim capacity and has no shortage of supporters who believe the permanent job should have been his.


Jun. 20, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Heat's Wade continues to fade

The man known as Flash clearly has lost a step.


Jun. 14, 2014 @ 11:15 PM

Spurs showing Heat how to play well with others

San Antonio's brand of basketball is perhaps America's favorite "pass" time. 


Jun. 06, 2014 @ 09:36 PM

Staying or going?


Jun. 05, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Where's David Stern?

The NBA is missing some wonderful branding opportunities. 


Jun. 02, 2014 @ 08:17 PM

These Tigers are #WINNING!

All they do is win over there at Chapel Hill High School.


May. 28, 2014 @ 07:35 PM

Montross with the assist


May. 27, 2014 @ 07:45 PM

McCann: A Klassic cause

That whole business about 60 being the new 50 and 40 being the new 30 and all of that is something I've never gotten into.
If you're 42 — like me — then you're 42.
I mean, getting old is how you know you're living. Some stuff might not work as well as it used to, but it's still functional. You're living.


May. 18, 2014 @ 09:33 PM

No shortage of greatness at Hillside

Hillside football alums return from places like Ohio State, Clemson and UNC to tutor current Hornets


May. 16, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

The civil North-South war

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann takes you to the big game during Old School Alumni Weekend.


May. 15, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

Why we like Johnny Football


May. 14, 2014 @ 02:39 PM

Raising Famous Jameis

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann dives beyond the crab legs to bring you this update on Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.


May. 13, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

Another Sterling situation


May. 01, 2014 @ 03:23 PM

Two crabby situations

A fishy situation for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.