Michael Traikos, Postmedia Network

Michael Traikos is the National Hockey Writer for Postmedia Network. He spent the past 10 years covering the Toronto Maple Leafs for the National Post and was also the Maple Leafs correspondent for The Hockey News. If he’s not at the rink, then he’s on the squash court pretending to be the next Jonathon Power. Married, with two beautiful children and a Beagle named Charlie, he also has a tattoo of the band the Pixies on his shoulder. He lives in Newmarket, Ont.


Brad Boyes of the Maple Leafs gets stopped by Carey Price of the Canadiens during NHL action at the Air Canda Centre in Toronto on Oct. 7, 2015. (Dave Abel/Toronto Sun)

Carey Price named Postmedia male athlete of the year

Just how good was Montreal Canadiens’ Carey Price last season? Well, he won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL’s best goaltender and both the Hart Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award as league MVP.