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Darrell Davis: Jamie and Drew are wrong

By Darrell Davis March 1, 2017 - 7:34am Updated: March 1, 2017 - 7:34am

Two of my Green Zone colleagues are truly deluded. Jamie Nye and Drew Remenda wrongly believe Sidney Crosby scored the biggest goal in Canadian hockey history when his overtime...

Jamie Nye: Marc Trestman took a day to earn his team's trust

By Jamie Nye March 1, 2017 - 7:32am Updated: March 1, 2017 - 7:32am

Marc Trestman got right down to business as head coach of the Toronto Argonauts, naming Ricky Ray his number one quarterback.

That had many giving a crooked glance that...

Dawson Leedahl scored the only goal in the Pats 4-1 loss to Lethbridge.

‘We didn’t really respond:’ Pats lose 4-1 to Lethbridge

By Arielle Zerr February 28, 2017 - 10:55pm Updated: February 28, 2017 - 10:55pm

The game the Pats played Tuesday night did not go according to the head coach’s plan.

First of all, the Pats lost to the Hurricanes 4-1.

But John Paddock said...

Cutline: Josh Bartel punts the ball during a Roughriders practice on Parliament Hill in October 2016.

Roughriders extend Australian punter Josh Bartel

By Arielle Zerr February 28, 2017 - 12:05pm Updated: February 28, 2017 - 12:05pm

The Roughriders Australian quotient is set to stay the same through the 2019 season.

Punter Josh Bartel has signed a contract extension with the club that keeps in him...

Jamie Nye: Argos 2018 season is off the right start

By Jamie Nye February 28, 2017 - 7:51am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 7:51am

You can criticize the Toronto Argonauts about their timing. But it's hard to criticize them for their choices of general manager and head coach.

Jim Popp has been one of...

Darrell Davis: Your parents should know

By Darrell Davis February 28, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 9:44am

Here are the first instructions I remember giving my children: "When somebody says, 'Don't tell your parents,' immediately tell your parents."

I recalled that advice...

Nick Henry notched 10 points last week and earned WHL Player of the Week Honours.

Pats forward Nick Henry named WHL Player of the Week

By Arielle Zerr February 27, 2017 - 10:49pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 10:49pm

He leads WHL rookies in points and now Nick Henry has been named Player of the Week.

Henry scored 10 points in four games last week, helping the Pats secure a 3-0-1...

Jamie Nye: How Jordan Horowitz became my favourite movie producer

By Jamie Nye February 27, 2017 - 7:05am Updated: February 27, 2017 - 7:05am

One of the hardest things to be is gracious in defeat as well as humble in victory.

Those are two life lessons we attempt to pass on to our youth and these lessons are...

Darrell Davis: Winning teams can handle the scrutiny

By Darrell Davis February 27, 2017 - 6:57am Updated: February 27, 2017 - 6:57am

The White House will soon learn what some pro sports teams have already learned.

Shutting out the media doesn't help. The Saskatchewan Roughriders, when they were...

Nick Henry notched three points in the loss against Swift Current. He leads all WHL rookies with 74 points.

Broncos persevere against the Pats 5-4 in overtime

By Arielle Zerr February 26, 2017 - 8:00pm Updated: February 26, 2017 - 8:00pm

The Broncos may have been tired after three games in three days, but it didn’t show against the Pats on Sunday afternoon.

Swift Current pulled together a 5-4 overtime...

Sam Steel scored four times in the Pats 7-0 thumping of the Swift Current Broncos

Sam Steel dazzles in 4-goal performance against Swift Current

By Arielle Zerr February 24, 2017 - 11:02pm Updated: February 24, 2017 - 11:02pm

Sam Steel put on a show for his family and for the fans Friday night at the Brandt Centre.

Steel’s parents, as well, the parents of most of the players on the team are...

Darrell Davis: Honouring Gord Currie

By Darrell Davis February 24, 2017 - 7:37am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:37am

Gord Currie is in the Order of Canada. The Canadian Football Hall of Fame. The Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame.

He should be enshrined in every institution that honours...