Darrell Davis

Darrell Davis: Honouring Gord Currie

By Darrell Davis February 24, 2017 - 7:37am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:45am

Gord Currie is in the Order of Canada. The Canadian Football Hall of Fame. The Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame.

He should be enshrined in every institution that honours...

Darrell Davis: Slipping through the rings

By Darrell Davis February 23, 2017 - 7:56am Updated: February 23, 2017 - 8:00am

Saskatchewan's curling scene just doesn't seem right these days.

Start by looking at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts standings. Saskatchewan, skipped by Moose Jaw's...

Darrell Davis: No time like the present

By Darrell Davis February 22, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 22, 2017 - 7:45am

Baseball needs to speed up!

It's one of the few sports without a time clock, but even golf doesn't tolerate slow play. National League playoff games last season were...

Darrell Davis: Missing Vic

By Darrell Davis February 21, 2017 - 8:12am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 8:15am

As I read my friend's obituary in Saturday's newspaper — after absorbing the gut shot that he had died — I marvelled at everything Vic Dietz had accomplished in the legal...

Darrell Davis: Not really a Young quarterback

By Darrell Davis February 17, 2017 - 7:38am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 7:45am

Vince Young!

Have you heard? He's negotiating with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who recently slapped the former NFL quarterback on their negotiation list. That gives...

Darrell Davis: Bad news in Toronto

By Darrell Davis February 16, 2017 - 7:50am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 8:00am

The Toronto Argonauts are a mess! Team president Michael Copeland, who was effective when he worked in the CFL office, evidently has no concept for running a franchise.


Darrell Davis: Tackling 1 Riders question

By Darrell Davis February 15, 2017 - 8:21am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 8:30am

Signing free-agent Derek Dennis was a coup for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who know it usually takes a few years to build an offensive line.

So the Roughriders are...

Darrell Davis: Proud of the Red Wings

By Darrell Davis February 14, 2017 - 7:00am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 7:15am

Mr. Ilitch is gone. Gustav Nyquist speared an opponent in the face. And the Red Wings are wallowing in the basement of the NHL's Atlantic Division.

It's hard to cheer...

Darrell Davis: Rules? What rules?

By Darrell Davis February 13, 2017 - 7:08am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 7:15am

CFL free agency needs a new set of rules.

The league's free agency window officially opens Tuesday afternoon, when about 200 player contracts expire.

In reality...

Darrell Davis: Reason to believe

By Darrell Davis February 10, 2017 - 7:21am Updated: February 10, 2017 - 7:30am

If it comes to pure credibility, believing Justin Dunk is easier than believing Chris Jones.

Dunk works for Sportsnet and writes for 3DownNation. He reported Thursday...

Darrell Davis: RSVP to the White House

By Darrell Davis February 9, 2017 - 7:49am Updated: February 9, 2017 - 8:00am

Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft will be among a reduced cast of New England Patriots glad-handing Donald Trump.

U.S. presidents traditionally invite...

Darrell Davis: Make hockey arenas into safe workplaces

By Darrell Davis February 8, 2017 - 7:53am Updated: February 8, 2017 - 8:00am

During my second year as a hockey official, a senior referee showed me how to walk out of an arena holding my skates with the blades facing outward. It was in case an irate fan...