Rob Longley, Toronto Sun

Hockey, football, Olympic Games and more. Rob Longley’s columns focus on the hot-button issues of the teams and sports he covers. From the Stanley Cup final, to Super Bowls and five trips to the Olympics, Longley gets around. The Etobicoke native also writes his You Bet column during football season, analyzing the ins and outs of sports wagering. An avid golfer in his spare time, Longley’s work appears regularly in the Toronto Sun and Sun Media newspapers and websites.

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Ezequiel Carrera is all smiles after hitting one of three Jays homers in last night's 4-2 win over the Mariners in Seattle. (Ted Warren, AP)

Jays delight west fans with three homers to beat M's

The Mariners were determined to make the Blue Jays pay at every corner in this three-game weekend series that has become an unofficial Western Canadian holiday.They certainly did it at the ticket windows, where prices in most sections of spectacular Safeco Field were double the normal price.

Chicago Blackhawks right winger Patrick Kane hoists the Stanley Cup after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning in game six of the 2015 Stanley Cup Final at United Center. (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)

Blackhawks' Patrick Kane clutch again on NHL's biggest stage

For Patrick Kane, it wasn’t the Stanley Cup winning goal this time, though it may as well have been. The fact is, there might not have been a clincher in the decisive game if it weren’t for the clutch Chicago Blackhawks superstar.