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 A message from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on an electronic billboard on the corner of Lewvan and Dewdney on Feb. 2, 2017.

Blue Bombers' billboard appears in Regina

By 980 CJME February 2, 2017 - 4:31pm Updated: February 2, 2017 - 4:31pm

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are using a billboard to try and convert Rider fans to the Blue and Gold.

A billboard at the corner of Dewdney Avenue and Lewvan Drive features...

Jamie Nye: National Signing Day: a sign of the times

By Jamie Nye February 2, 2017 - 7:40am Updated: February 2, 2017 - 7:40am

Coaches, administrators, anybody within the university sports landscape must use the word “student athlete” so to make it appear these kids are there for more than just...

Darrell Davis: No Sweet, Als are getting better

By Darrell Davis February 2, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 2, 2017 - 7:35am

Maybe the Montreal Alouettes actually know what they're doing.

Since their silly attempt to hire Danny Maciocia as Alouettes president – a non-football position – they...

Josh Mahura (Left) and Connor Hobbs celebrate the game winning goal, giving the Pats a 4-3 victory over the Moose Jaw Warriors on Feb. 2, 2017.

Regina Pats find a way to win late, beat Moose Jaw 4-3

By Britton Gray February 1, 2017 - 11:09pm Updated: February 1, 2017 - 11:09pm

A late game slap shot from Connor Hobbs gave the Regina Pats their sixth straight win after a back and forth game with the Moose Jaw Warriors.

Both teams had chances...

Jamie Nye: LeBron being LeBron doesn't look good

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

Losing doesn't look good on LeBron James.

Lashing out at Charles Barkley, going through transgression after transgression of Barkley's career in response to Barkley's...

Darrell Davis: NFL is crapping out in Vegas

By Darrell Davis February 1, 2017 - 7:24am Updated: February 1, 2017 - 7:24am

This is fitting:

Plans to move the NFL's Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas are already awash in backroom politics, gambling, casino moguls and money. Lots of money. Sheldon...

Jamie Nye: A super story line for Super Bowl Week

By Jamie Nye January 31, 2017 - 7:36am Updated: January 31, 2017 - 7:36am

Roger Goodell and Tom Brady are already saying all the right things when it comes to the potential of Goodell having to hand over the Vince Lombardi Trophy to the Patriots on...

Darrell Davis: Pac-Man Fever

By Darrell Davis January 31, 2017 - 7:25am Updated: January 31, 2017 - 7:26am

Both index fingers started hurting when I read the news: The man whose company gave Pac-Man to the world died last week.

Masaya Nakamura was 91. His company, Namco, was...

Darrell Davis: Great sports on the court

By Darrell Davis January 30, 2017 - 6:56am Updated: January 30, 2017 - 6:56am

Long before Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal instilled their sport with grace and humility, tennis used to be the sport of bad guys. Remember the terrible tempers and on-court...

Jamie Nye: Reality distracted me from the distraction

By Jamie Nye January 30, 2017 - 6:51am Updated: January 30, 2017 - 6:51am

There is so much going on in the world of sports to help distract us from reality.

Sports is the ultimate distraction after all, right?

A place to go to escape...

The Regina Pats won a fourth straight game after beating Red Deer 4-1 Saturday night.

Pats close out brief road trip with another win

By Ryan Brandt January 28, 2017 - 10:47pm Updated: January 28, 2017 - 10:47pm

Adam Brooks led the way with a pair of goals as the Regina Pats beat Red Deer 4-1 Saturday night.

Filip Ahl opened the scoring for the Pats, followed by back to back...

Darrell Davis: From Tom to Thomas to the Super Bowl

By Darrell Davis January 27, 2017 - 6:17am Updated: January 27, 2017 - 6:17am

When he worked for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, he was Tom Dimitroff Jr. He sometimes rode a bicycle through the snow to Taylor Field, where he spent two seasons as the CFL...