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Shaunavon born Kole Lind was selected 33rd by the Canucks in round two of the 2017 NHL Draft.

Sask. hockey teams well represented in NHL Draft

By 650 CKOM June 24, 2017 - 11:19am Updated: June 24, 2017 - 11:30am

Saskatchewan hockey teams and players were well represented during day two of the NHL Draft in Chicago Saturday.

SASKATCHEWAN BORN AND RAISED Kole Lind – Kelowna Rockets...
Nick Henry is one of two Regina Pats expected to go in the early rounds of the NHL Draft June 23-24, 2017.

Sask. connections to watch in the NHL Draft

By Arielle Zerr June 23, 2017 - 1:46pm Updated: June 23, 2017 - 1:46pm

By the end of Saturday, more than 200 young hockey players will have an NHL team to call home.

Among those waiting to hear their names called in the early rounds of the...

Wray Morrison: All about revenge

By Wray Morrison June 23, 2017 - 11:42am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 11:45am

It's been fun to talk about. It was fun to watch.   The CFL season opener between the Darian Durant-led Montreal Alouettes and Chris Jones' Saskatchewan Roughriders is over.  ...

Jamie Nye: Football is back and so are the armchair QBs

By Jamie Nye June 23, 2017 - 6:37am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 6:37am

There is plenty to debate after the first Riders game of the season.

Did they lose because of penalties? The coach? The kicker? The coach took his share of knocks on the...

Darrell Davis: Coach Jones lost the game

By Darrell Davis June 23, 2017 - 6:32am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 6:32am

Saskatchewan Roughriders boss Chris Jones proved that coaches can lose football games.    His decision to replace quarterback Kevin Glenn with Brandon Bridge for two plays late...

Darian Durant had two touchdowns in the Alouettes 17-16 win against the Roughriders Thursday night.

Als beat Riders 17-16 after missing last second field goal

By Arielle Zerr June 22, 2017 - 9:13pm Updated: June 22, 2017 - 10:28pm

If you’re keeping score at home, that’s Darian Durant one, Chris Jones zero.

A jubilant Durant could be seen shouting, jumping and celebrating after Tyler Crapigna...

Jamie Nye: Durant storyline doesn't end tonight

By Jamie Nye June 22, 2017 - 6:33am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 6:33am

Finally, we have football!

And for the start of the season, the Roughriders take on their former quarterback in Darian Durant.

Durant told me a few months ago...

Former Roughrider quarterback Darian Durant donned a Montreal Alouettes jersey for the time at CFL Week in March of 2017.

Riders and Als face off in much-anticipated season opener

By Arielle Zerr June 22, 2017 - 6:17am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 6:22am

Despite spending all week downplaying the significance of Thursday night’s game, it will be big for both Darian Durant and Chris Jones.

"It's a special ball game, but at...

Darrell Davis: Durant match up creates biggest hype

By Darrell Davis June 22, 2017 - 6:10am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 6:11am

Nobody cares!

That's what we read on the 306-306 Green Zone text line. In the middle of dozens and dozens of texts and a never-ending stream of phone calls, two texters...

Wray Morrison: Vegas, baby!

By 650 CKOM June 21, 2017 - 12:40pm Updated: June 21, 2017 - 12:45pm

Can Las Vegas be a legitimate NHL hockey market?   My answer to that may have been 'no' a decade or two ago. But now, I do believe a Nevada franchise can flourish.   I...

The Las Vegas Golden Knights unveiled the team's first-ever NHL jerseys on Tuesday.

Golden Knights reveal jerseys ahead of expansion draft

By 650 CKOM June 21, 2017 - 6:40am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 6:45am

The Las Vegas Golden Knights unveiled the jerseys players will wear in the team's first NHL season.   The Golden Knights joined the league's 30 other teams in showing off their...

Jamie Nye: 2017 CFL predictions

By Jamie Nye June 21, 2017 - 6:29am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 6:29am

The CFL is near and many are asking what is going to happen.

So once again, I will try my best to look into my crystal ball and predict the nearly unpredictable.