Provincial Sports News

Wray Morrison: Ball for Montreal

By Wray Morrison March 30, 2017 - 11:24am Updated: March 30, 2017 - 11:30am

It's a story that emerges every year at this time as the Blue Jays prepare to play exhibition games at Olympic Stadium.

The story: Montreal's push for a Major League...

Wray Morrison: Open Your Eyes

By Wray Morrison March 29, 2017 - 10:22am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 10:30am

The Green Zone's Glen Suitor has properly pointed out, on more than one occasion, that CFL officiating can be better. I agree.   That's why I was encouraged to read a Postmedia...

Wray Morrison: Can Con returns to the NHL playoffs

By Wray Morrison March 28, 2017 - 11:49am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 12:00pm

What a difference a year makes. As of Tuesday, Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto were sitting 1,2,3 in the NHL's Atlantic division. The two Alberta teams are on the verge of playoff...

Wray Morrison: Saskatchewan pride

By Wray Morrison March 27, 2017 - 11:56am Updated: March 27, 2017 - 12:00pm

The inaugural CFL Week in Regina was a huge success. The league should take some credit for staging a terrific event.

The CFL did well in putting itself in front of fans...

Aaron Bold stopped 33 of 47 shots in a 14-11 loss to Colorado.

4th quarter collapse costs Rush in Colorado

By Ryan Brandt March 25, 2017 - 10:42pm Updated: March 25, 2017 - 10:45pm

Four straight goals in the final quarter lifted the Colorado Mammoth to a 14-11 win over the Saskatchewan Rush Saturday night.

Down 8-3 at halftime, the Rush scored 7...

Chris Corbiel scored twice in Saskatchewan's 13-10 win over Calgary.

Rush show no rust in win over Calgary

By Ryan Brandt March 25, 2017 - 12:20am Updated: March 25, 2017 - 12:30am

A bye week didn't appear to phase the Saskatchewan Rush, who came to play from the opening whistle in a 13-10 win over Calgary on Friday.

With the win, the Rush (8-3)...

Wray Morrison: Star treatment

By Wray Morrison March 24, 2017 - 12:31pm Updated: March 24, 2017 - 12:45pm

NHL referees Jon McIsaac and Gord Dwyer are being targeted by Penguins fans following Thursday's Pens vs. Sens game.

National Hockey League star Sidney Crosby slashed...

Wray Morrison: Extended winning

By Wray Morrison March 22, 2017 - 12:48pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 1:00pm

Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons is in line for a contract extension.

Perhaps we shouldn't be surprised, based on the fact this team has made back-to-back playoff...

Saskatoon Blades defenceman Libor Hjek inked a three-year entry-level deal with the NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning.

Blades' Hájek signs with Tampa Bay Lightning

By Ryan Brandt March 21, 2017 - 1:42pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 1:45pm

Saskatoon Blades defenceman Libor Hájek is taking his next step to the pros by signing a three-year entry-level contract with the NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning.

After...

Wray Morrison: Iginla fight shows dropping gloves no substitute for scoring goals

By Wray Morrison March 21, 2017 - 12:49pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 1:00pm

I realize that I have facetiously asked for a hard copy of hockey's "code" before.   Those, both in and outside the sport, who believe fighting needs to be part of the NHL game...

 Graig Newman played three seasons for the Riders and won a Grey Cup in 2013.

Saskatoon's Graig Newman retires from the CFL

By 980 CJME March 20, 2017 - 5:53pm Updated: March 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

Saskatchewan Roughriders national defensive back Graig Newman announced he is retiring from the CFL Monday.

The 27-year-old hails from Saskatoon and spent three of his...

The CFL Hall of Fame VIP Reception will take place at new Mosaic Stadium during CFL week which runs from March 21 - 26, 2017.

CFL Week: 5 events for football fans

By Arielle Zerr March 20, 2017 - 2:24pm Updated: March 20, 2017 - 3:41pm

The first annual CFL Week is taking place in Regina this week.

More than 50 players are descending on the Queen City, as well as coaches, general managers, and alumni....

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