Don Cherry Was First To Let A Female Reporter In An NHL Locker Room

It sounds crazy in light of his most recent outburst, but according to an open letter from Robin Herman, Don Cherry was the first coach in the NHL to let a female reporter in the locker room. » 4/30/13 1:03am 4/30/13 1:03am

Don Cherry Thinks Women Don't Belong In Male Locker Rooms

Don Cherry, quite possibly the single greatest example of an empty suit, went off on a sexist tangent tonight where he told viewers he thought women should not be allowed in a men's locker room. » 4/27/13 9:30pm 4/27/13 9:30pm

Don Cherry Told A Sad Story About His Goldfish

Don Cherry loves his fish. We know this, because back in January he went on a multi-Tweet rant about the little guys. One of them "[hadn't] been acting right for a month, swimming sideways at the top," and Don was worried. So he "[wondered] if he would like warm water." A little warm water in the tank, and the fish… » 3/12/13 10:08am 3/12/13 10:08am

Don Cherry Tweets By Phoning The CBC

With a little more free time thanks to the NHL lockout, staunch Canadian nationalist and colorfully dressed "Coach's Corner" co-host Don Cherry sat down for a Q&A with The Globe and Mail's James Mirtle. The best revelation from the interview, by far, related to his joining Twitter: » 11/15/12 12:50pm 11/15/12 12:50pm

Don Cherry Picks The Kings To Win The Cup Because They Have Fewer…

Last year, an academic study tapped Don Cherry as the new face of Canadian Nationalism. The world recoiled in horror, not least of all Canadians themselves. (I know. I asked them all.) But Grapes's geographical jingoism is something you kind of have to tune out, because at least it doesn't affect his hockey analysis.… » 5/31/12 10:45am 5/31/12 10:45am

Don Cherry Hates Americans, American Colleges And Brian Burke

On the most recent episode of Don Cherry's personal megaphone, Coach's Corner, the flamboyant Cherry addressed some concerns he had about Brian Burke's recent dismissal of Maple Leafs' coach Ron Wilson. » 3/04/12 5:21pm 3/04/12 5:21pm

Don Cherry's Piano Desk Will Make All Analysts Self-Conscious About…

A lot of television personalities talk with their hands and bang their fingers on the well-lit lucite before them. It's the larynx-friendly method of conveying outrage. They think no one is watching, but they are wrong—as evidenced by this clever YouTube user's "Don Cherry's Piano Desk." You have been put on notice,… » 12/27/11 4:18pm 12/27/11 4:18pm

Chip Kelly And Erin Andrews Want You To Shut Up When They're Speaking

Your morning roundup for Oct. 16, the day we learned that people can actually be crueler to others than we'd imagined they could. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 10/16/11 9:30am 10/16/11 9:30am

Don Cherry Hates "Left-Wing Pinkos," Is Completely Insane

For some reason, Don Cherry was invited to speak at Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's swearing-in ceremony. He had some choice words about...well, fuck if I know. » 12/07/10 5:00pm 12/07/10 5:00pm

Don Cherry Looks Like A Lady's Handbag

Not that you didn't know this already, but our buddies at Orland Kurtenblog posted this excellent superimposition. Have they considered the possibility that he's a chameleon? » 5/03/10 5:00pm 5/03/10 5:00pm

Don Cherry Has No Time For Your Emails, Opinions

The besuited one lost his shit this weekend over Hockey Night In Canada reading fan emails blasting Jaroslav Halak. We're unsure if this is because the criticisms are unwarranted, or if he just thinks email is dark sorcery. » 5/03/10 12:00pm 5/03/10 12:00pm

Don Cherry's Tentacles Are Long And Numerous

The CBC's bombastic and colorblind analyst swore up a storm at a young radio reporter, and was taken to task by another station's producer. Guess which got suspended? All you kids out there...it wasn't Cherry. » 1/15/10 2:40pm 1/15/10 2:40pm

The Don Cherry Jersey Was A Bold Choice

The Kingston Frontenacs celebrated "Military Night" by paying tribute to Don Cherry. (The jerseys are now up for auction if you would like to buy one.) The game was not televised because all the video equipment malfunctioned. [Frontenacs via Star] » 10/22/09 5:55pm 10/22/09 5:55pm

Don Cherry Is To The Limit

Behold Don Cherry's musical debut, "Rock 'em Sock 'em Techno." It's like if Snap! and EMF had a baby that was dropped on its head by the Chemical Brothers. [Puck Daddy] » 5/01/09 1:45pm 5/01/09 1:45pm

Kid Vs. Giant Hockey Arena, With Don Cherry In The Mix

The family of a kid who got fired from his cameraman job for asking Don Cherry about his ties is fighting back; and all of Canada is wondering where this one is going next. » 2/09/09 4:15pm 2/09/09 4:15pm