Provincial Sports News

Wray Morrison: Celebrate good times

By Wray Morrison May 24, 2017 - 10:30am Updated: May 24, 2017 - 10:30am

We are in hyper-sensitive times.

Everything we see in sport –and for that matter, in life – is up for debate thanks to social media.

Thousands of people are...

Jamie Nye: logically illogical

By Jamie Nye May 24, 2017 - 6:09am Updated: May 24, 2017 - 6:09am

Just so everyone is clear, I have a very specific code for my likes and dislikes in sports.

Many were questioning my logic of celebrating the NFL easing restrictions on...

Jamie Nye: Predators showing NHL is doing something right

By Jamie Nye May 23, 2017 - 11:48am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:48am

I was cheering for the Nashville Predators against Anaheim. I love to see new teams make it as far as the Finals, it highlights the need for parity in sports.


Wray Morrison: Predatory behaviour

By Wray Morrison May 23, 2017 - 10:45am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:00am

It's hockey's version of the Music City Miracle.

In their 18th season of existence, the Nashville Predators are four wins away from a  Stanley Cup championship.


Rookie defenseman Mike Messenger scored the eventual game winner as the Saskatchewan Rush beat Colorado 11-10 to advance to the NLL's Champion's Cup final.

Rush edge Mammoth, advance to NLL championship

By Ryan Brandt May 21, 2017 - 12:36am Updated: May 21, 2017 - 12:45am

For a third straight season, and second in Saskatoon, the Saskatchewan Rush are off to the NLL's Champions Cup final.

The Rush emerged in a tight defensive battle to...

Saskatchewan Rush fans will give their lacrosse team a send off before Saturday's NLL west division final game in Saskatoon

Rush rally kicks off NLL West final festivities

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 10:44am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 10:45am

Rush fever is taking off in Saskatoon as the Saskatchewan Rush continue their quest for a third straight National Lacrosse League title on Saturday.

To get fans excited...

Wray Morrison: Caging the Penguins

By Wray Morrison May 19, 2017 - 9:56am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 10:00am

The defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins have looked dysfunctional in the eastern conference final against the Ottawa Senators.

In a tight-checking second...

Wray Morrison: Stay classy Toronto

By Wray Morrison May 18, 2017 - 9:54am Updated: May 18, 2017 - 10:00am

The Toronto Blue Jays are among baseball's leaders when it comes to managerial ejections and bench clearing incidents.

Last night in the seventh inning of an interleague...

Wray Morrison: What did the "Brady Bunch" know?

By Wray Morrison May 17, 2017 - 11:44am Updated: May 17, 2017 - 11:45am

Gisele Bundchen, her husband Tom Brady, the New England Patriots and for that matter the National Football League may be in damage-control mode.   On Wednesday morning,...

Wray Morrison: Bodychecking is taking a hit

By Wray Morrison May 16, 2017 - 1:30pm Updated: May 16, 2017 - 1:45pm

Before I start, let me say that I know we are in an age of interactivity like never before. Opinions on everything are one click away.

There are spirited debates online...

Ben Johnson appeared in an ad for an Australian betting company that made light of his doping disqualification after winning gold in the 100-metre dash in the 1988 Olympics.

Disgraced sprinter Ben Johnson endorses 'juiced up' app

By 650 CKOM May 16, 2017 - 7:38am Updated: May 16, 2017 - 7:45am

Ben Johnson finally found a way to cash in on his brief time as an Olympic gold medallist.

The 55-year-old former sprinter has appeared in an advertisement for an...

Wray Morrison: A Pat on the back

By Wray Morrison May 15, 2017 - 11:44am Updated: May 15, 2017 - 11:45am

Congratulations to Anthony Marquart and the five=person ownership group of Queen City Sports and Entertainment.

In just a little over three years, this Regina-based...