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Jamie Nye: Chris Best is a great example on and off the field

By Jamie Nye February 24, 2017 - 7:19am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:19am

Chris Best is allowed to walk away from the game on his own terms, despite it not quite being on his own terms.

Best's body won't let him get back on the field. Two more...

Gordon Currie led the Regina Rams to six national championships during his 11 years as head coach.

Legendary Regina coach, educator Gordon Currie dead at 93

By 980 CJME February 23, 2017 - 1:59pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 1:59pm

Hall of famer, coach, educator and Order of Canada recipient Gordon Currie has died.

The 93-year-old’s impact on the Saskatchewan sports scene was felt across multiple...

Darrell Davis: Slipping through the rings

By Darrell Davis February 23, 2017 - 7:56am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 7:56am

Saskatchewan's curling scene just doesn't seem right these days.

Start by looking at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts standings. Saskatchewan, skipped by Moose Jaw's...

Jamie Nye: One player I'll never have a problem cheering for

By Jamie Nye February 23, 2017 - 7:54am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 7:54am

With the NHL trade deadline a week away, there is once again one name I'll be watching and almost cheering to see moved to a legitimate contender.

Jarome Iginla.


Jamie Nye: MLB changing the wrong rules

By Jamie Nye February 22, 2017 - 7:38am Updated: February 22, 2017 - 7:38am

Major League Baseball is trying to find ways to speed up games.

One solution: changing extra innings. Another is no more intentional walks, rather a signal to give the...

Darrell Davis: No time like the present

By Darrell Davis February 22, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 22, 2017 - 7:35am

Baseball needs to speed up!

It's one of the few sports without a time clock, but even golf doesn't tolerate slow play. National League playoff games last season were...

General manager and head coach Chris Jones has already signed 10 players since free agency opened one week ago.

Riders add 3 more free agents including receiver Bakari Grant

By 980 CJME February 21, 2017 - 1:01pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 3:21pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders continue to add players in free agency, inking receiver Bakari Grant and defensive lineman Zach Minter to deals Tuesday morning.

The Riders...

Darrell Davis: Missing Vic

By Darrell Davis February 21, 2017 - 8:12am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 8:12am

As I read my friend's obituary in Saturday's newspaper — after absorbing the gut shot that he had died — I marvelled at everything Vic Dietz had accomplished in the legal...

Jamie Nye: Cam Wake's success is our success

By Jamie Nye February 21, 2017 - 7:58am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 7:58am

Over the weekend Cameron Wake signed another two-year deal with the Miami Dolphins.

All CFL fans should be smiling that Wake was able to make his way to a prominent NFL...

Dawson Leedahl scored in overtime to lift the Pats over the Raiders in overtime.

Pats take down Prince Albert in 3-2 in OT

By Arielle Zerr February 20, 2017 - 7:42pm Updated: February 20, 2017 - 7:42pm

Dawson Leedahl scored twice, including the overtime winner to lead the Pats past Prince Albert 3-2 Monday evening. 

The win comes after a difficult weekend for Regina....

The 2018 season promises to be one the Pats players won't soon forget.

'Excited and proud:' Current and former Pats ecstatic over Memorial Cup

By Arielle Zerr February 19, 2017 - 3:49pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 6:57am

Moments before the announcement was made that Regina would host the 2018 Memorial Cup the players and coaches packed into a board room in the Moose Jaw arena.

It was 70...

100th Memorial Cup will be hosted by the Regina Pats in the spring of 2018

Regina Pats named host of the 100th Memorial Cup

By Jamie Nye February 18, 2017 - 5:43pm Updated: February 18, 2017 - 10:06pm

The Regina Pats will host the 100th Memorial Cup.

After a competitive bid process, the Canadian Hockey League announced the news on Saturday night.

“Today’s a...