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Jamie Nye: CFL Board shares the failure of Jeffrey Orridge

By Jamie Nye April 13, 2017 - 8:50am Updated: April 13, 2017 - 8:50am

The news of Jeffrey Orridge being out as commissioner after two years in the CFL was met with the usual.

More criticism of the man in the job than the people who hired...

Darrell Davis: The impossible job of being CFL commissioner

By Darrell Davis April 13, 2017 - 8:15am Updated: April 13, 2017 - 8:15am

In 30 years of covering the CFL, I have interviewed 11 different commissioners. A few walked away from the job, some handled it on an interim basis and the majority got fired...

Jamie Nye: Go Caps Go

By Jamie Nye April 12, 2017 - 6:08am Updated: April 12, 2017 - 6:08am

The NHL Playoffs are here and, just like cheering for Sergio Garcia at the Masters, I'm cheering for Alexander Ovechkin to win a championship nobody believes he can win with...

The Ottawa Senators are one of the teams that will battle for Stanley Cup glory when the NHL Playoffs begin on April 12, 2017.

Regina ready to cheer as NHL Playoffs begin

By Britton Gray April 12, 2017 - 5:58am Updated: April 12, 2017 - 5:58am

During this time of the year, the games mean more in the NHL.

The playoffs begin Wednesday, and five Canadian teams are represented this year: the Edmonton Oilers,...

Dawson Leedahl scored and incredible four times in the Pats 5-4 loss in triple overtime on April 11, 2017.

Pats face elimination after a 5-4 triple OT loss

By Arielle Zerr April 12, 2017 - 12:16am Updated: April 12, 2017 - 12:16am

It was a spectacular four-goal effort by Dawson Leedahl, but in the end, a penalty in triple overtime cost the Pats game 4.

Connor Hobbs took a swipe at a player with...

Garrett Mitchell plays for the Washington Capitals AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears.

Regina's Garrett Mitchell 'in awe' during 1st NHL start

By Arielle Zerr April 11, 2017 - 4:58pm Updated: April 11, 2017 - 4:59pm

Growing up in Regina, Garrett Mitchell used to dream about the day he’d play in the NHL.

He went through all the proper steps to get there.

The former Pats...

Jamie Nye: North American World Cup should be a guarantee

By Jamie Nye April 11, 2017 - 8:23am Updated: April 11, 2017 - 8:23am

Soccer is growing in North America. You cannot deny that fact and FIFA has definitely noticed.

That's why a U.S., Canada, Mexico joint bid for the 2026 World Cup should...

Darrell Davis: The Fine Art of Cup Predictions

By Darrell Davis April 11, 2017 - 8:13am Updated: April 11, 2017 - 8:13am

Washington over Minnesota.

That's my Stanley Cup prediction: The Capitals will beat the Wild in a six-game final series.

It won't be easy to get there. Washington...

Dawson Leedahl scored the only goal for the Pats in game three of their second round series on April 10, 2017.

Broncos top Pats in OT to take 2-1 series lead

By Arielle Zerr April 10, 2017 - 10:42pm Updated: April 10, 2017 - 10:42pm

It was a tight and hard-hitting game on Monday night, but the Pats couldn't quite make it past the Broncos in Swift Current. 

The Pats and the Broncos traded hit and...

Pats Captain Adam Brooks left the game April 7, 2017 with an apparent injury and did not return. His status is unknown for game three.

Adam Brooks’ status unknown in Pats Game 3 matchup

By Arielle Zerr April 10, 2017 - 3:42pm Updated: April 10, 2017 - 3:42pm

The Swift Current Broncos may have shocked the Regina Pats with a 2-1 win on Thursday night, but the Pats fired right back on Friday to tie the series up at one game apiece....

Jamie Nye: Ed Hervey is a great example for CFL execs

By Jamie Nye April 10, 2017 - 8:13am Updated: April 10, 2017 - 8:13am

Friday's news of Ed Hervey being fired in Edmonton came as quite a shock.

Hervey was a successful general manager. The team improved, won a Grey Cup and the talent was...

Darrell Davis: Perseverance is the key

By Darrell Davis April 10, 2017 - 7:54am Updated: April 10, 2017 - 8:03am

Sergio Garcia and Brad Gushue have probably never met.

But on Sunday they won championships they had been pursuing for a couple of decades. Considering all they had done...