Provincial Sports News

Three early powerplay goals lifted the Regina Pats past the Saskatoon Blades on Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017.

Powerplay powers Pats over Blades

By Ryan Brandt February 22, 2017 - 11:28pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 11:30pm

In a game full of hits, fights, and plenty of words — it was the calm, cool, collected Regina Pats emerging 4-1 victors over the Saskatoon Blades.

The Pats' power play...

Wray Morrison: Skill saw

By Wray Morrison February 22, 2017 - 10:06am Updated: February 22, 2017 - 10:15am

NHL regular season hockey is on my television set nearly seven nights a week.

Long gone are the days of waiting for Saturday to have National Hockey League games come...

Wray Morrison: Are we culturally capable?

By Wray Morrison February 21, 2017 - 10:43am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 10:45am

There are people fighting to keep Saskatoon from becoming Canada's most outdated city.   Saskatoon Tourism President and CEO Todd Brandt went to Edmonton last week with members...

Blades go down in Calgary, lose hold of playoff spot

By Ryan Brandt February 19, 2017 - 9:47pm Updated: February 19, 2017 - 10:00pm

The Saskatoon Blades will be happy to return home after a 3-2 loss to the Calgary Hitmen.

With that loss, Calgary slips into a playoff spot and the Blades close out a...

Tyler Lees scored his first WHL goal in the Blades 6-2 loss to Lethbridge.

Blades loss in Lethbridge sets up key matchup with Calgary

By Ryan Brandt February 19, 2017 - 12:46am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 1:00am

The Saskatoon Blades dropped a second straight contest in a 6-2 loss to Lethbridge on Saturday.

It was the first regulation loss for the Blades in 6 games.


Ben McIntosh led the offence with a pair of goals as the Saskatchewan Rush beat Colorado 8-7.

Rush edge Colorado for 5th straight victory

By Ryan Brandt February 19, 2017 - 12:18am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 12:30am

In the lowest scoring game of the 2017 season, the Saskatchewan Rush still found a way to get the job done. A Jeff Cornwall empty netter was the difference in a tight 8-7 win...

Logan Flodell made 28 saves in the Saskatoon Blades 3-2 loss to Kootenay.

Blades open tough road trip with an OT loss

By Ryan Brandt February 17, 2017 - 10:43pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 10:45pm

A three-game in three-night road trip for the Saskatoon Blades began with a 3-2 overtime loss to Kootenay on Friday.

Markson Bechtold scored the opening goal just 15...

Wray Morrison: We've seen this before

By Wray Morrison February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

As soon as word broke that Vince Young's representatives were talking with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, the province got very excited.   Can you imagine a third-overall NFL...

Saskatoon's Thomas Hasal is one of two goalkeepers named to Canada Soccer's roster for the CONCACAF U-20 championship tournament being held in Costa Rica from Feb. 17 to Mar. 5.

'It's up to us:' Saskatoon's Thomas Hasal joins Canada's national Under-20 team

By Ryan Brandt February 17, 2017 - 11:38am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 11:45am

From Saskatoon, to Vancouver,  to Costa Rica.

That is the last 12 months in the life of Thomas Hasal. The Saskatoon product is one of two goalkeepers for Canada's Under-...

Vince Young's agent is in talks with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Riders in talks with former NFL QB Vince Young, agent says

By Arielle Zerr February 16, 2017 - 2:53pm Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:53pm

The Roughriders quarterback situation just got a lot more interesting.

Rumours had been swirling around former NFL quarterback Vince Young for weeks, after 3 Down Nation...

Wray Morrison: Argos owners to blame for team's free agency woes

By Wray Morrison February 16, 2017 - 12:32pm Updated: February 16, 2017 - 12:45pm

As expected, dysfunction within the Toronto Argos organization has carried into free agency.   Some of the Canadian Football League's most talented players are available for...

Mitchell Gale was released by the Roughriders at the end of January 2017.

Former Roughrider QB Mitchell Gale signs with Stampeders

By Arielle Zerr February 16, 2017 - 11:52am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 11:52am

He had three starts in the green and white and was at the helm for their first win of the season, but now Mitchell Gale is taking his talents to Calgary.

Gale was...