Lee Gaskin Google+

Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


NBA champions Patty Mills and Aron Baynes crash Fox Sports live cross

Lee Gaskin He may have just put pen to paper on a $12 million contract, but NBA champion Patty Mills proved he's still a big kid at heart with a hilarious prank on national television.


Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams suffers knee injury in the US

Injury blow: Lydia Williams.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United goalkeeper Lydia Williams suffered a knee injury while playing in the US on Sunday.


Squash great David Palmer chases elusive Commonwealth Games gold medal

David Palmer in action in Canberra on Sunday.

Lee Gaskin Former world No.1 David Palmer is chasing an elusive gold medal at his fifth and final Commonwealth Games.


University of Canberra upsets Tuggeranong Vikings in women's Capital League hockey

UC's Meredith Bone skips away from her Tuggeranong opponent on Sunday.

Lee Gaskin University of Canberra has upset previously unbeaten Tuggeranong Vikings in Capital League hockey.


Former Socceroo Andy Bernal makes winning start with Canberra FC


Lee Gaskin Canberra FC made a winning start under former Socceroo Andy Bernal with a 3-1 victory against Tuggeranong United at Kambah on Saturday.

Ice hockey

Canberra Brave goalkeeper hopes Nick Kyrgios will inspire ice hockey league

Canberra Brave's back-up goalie Nick Eckhardt.

Lee Gaskin Canberra Brave's Nick Eckhardt was playing video games with close mate Nick Kyrgios this week.


Tuggeranong United not sure what to expect from Canberra FC after coach sacked

Tuggeranong United coach Steve Forshaw doesn't know what to expect from Canberra FC in today's match.

Lee Gaskin Steve Forshaw doesn't know what to expect from Canberra FC following the decision to axe Ray Junna.


Canberra FC appoints former Socceroo Andy Bernal as interim coach

Canberra FC interim coach Andy Bernal.

Lee Gaskin Canberra FC has appointed former Socceroo Andy Bernal as its interim coach.


Canberra to host a leg of the Australian Athletics Tour in 2015

Australian sprint queen Melissa Breen.

Lee Gaskin Canberra is back on the Australian Athletics Tour for the first time in five years.


Canberra Darters suffer back to back losses in Australian Netball League

Canberra Darters vice-captain Rebecca Collis.

Lee Gaskin The Canberra Darters have lost their opening two games in the Australian Netball League.


Canberra cyclist Chloe Hosking using Giro Rosa as preparation for Commonwealth Games

Canberra cyclist Chloe Hosking is using the Giro Rosa as preparation for the Commonwealth Games.

Lee Gaskin Chloe Hosking knows she won't be an unknown quantity at the Commonwealth Games this time around.


Canberra FC coach's future uncertain after 3-2 loss to Cooma Tigers


Lee Gaskin Canberra FC is set to host Western Sydney Wanderers this month. But they may do so without a coach.


Kanga Cup shifts the centre of the football universe to Canberra

Capital Football player Gabriel Cole controls the ball during last year's Kanga Cup. This year's event begins on Monday.

Lee Gaskin The largest junior soccer competition in the southern hemisphere is about to kick off in Canberra.

Ice hockey

Ice hockey: Canberra Brave beat Mustangs to return to top of the league


Lee Gaskin The Canberra Brave has reclaimed top spot on the Australian Ice Hockey League ladder after beating the Melbourne Mustangs 7-4 at the Icehouse on Saturday night.


Canberra Olympic draws with Monaro Panthers after late equaliser

Josh Gaspari's shot set up the late equaliser for Canberra Olympic.

Lee Gaskin Canberra Olympic pick up vital point with a 90th-minute equaliser against Monaro.


Canberra Gunners hoping to continue hot form in South East Australian Basketball League

Garlon Green of the Gunners.

Lee Gaskin The Canberra Gunners will be looking to continue their late-season charge in the SEABL.

Ice hockey

Canberra Brave faces test in Melbourne to maintain Australian Ice Hockey League play-off spot

The new logo for the CBR Brave ice hockey team.

Lee Gaskin Canberra Brave faces a crucial test to its Australian Ice Hockey League playoff credentials this weekend.


Canberra's cycling culture an important cog for international expertise

Lee Gaskin Canberra's roads provide the perfect platform for training, but Jessie MacLean reckons the city's cycling culture plays just as an important factor in producing international-quality riders.

Canberra prop Brett White says sober Carney welcome back at Raiders

Todd Carney playing for the Canberra Raiders in 2011.

Lee Gaskin A wrap of the Raiders' draw for the last six rounds of the NRL season released on Friday.

Comments 35


Belconnen United wins Federation Cup but misses out on national tournament

Belconnen players Cameron Reinhart and Dustin Wells celebrate a goal.

Lee Gaskin Belconnen United miss out on a place in the prestigious tournament after a strange qualifying bungle.