James Mirtle

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Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Sportswriter
Location Toronto
Introduction A sportswriter at The Globe and Mail, James covers the NHL and the game of hockey. He is a member of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association, a senior editor with McKeen's Hockey and was the NHL network manager at SB Nation from 2008 to 2010. A graduate of Thompson Rivers and Ryerson universities, James grew up in Kamloops, B.C. — one of Canada's great hockey cities — and was a season ticket holder in the Blazers' glory years.
Interests Playing guitar, music, movies, beer league hockey
Favorite Movies The Terminator and T2
Favorite Music Tool and other alternative metal
Favorite Books Cathedral, City of Glass, The Game, Game Misconduct, Solaris, The Things They Carried, War with the Newts