Darrell Davis

Darrell Davis: Mr. Drake enters the Hall

By Darrell Davis June 27, 2017 - 8:34am Updated: June 27, 2017 - 8:45am

Clare Drake is finally, justifiably, in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

A native of Yorkton who played two games for the Regina Pats in 1947-48, Drake is 88. He spent 28 years...

Darrell Davis: Go Ebs!

By Darrell Davis June 26, 2017 - 9:21am Updated: June 26, 2017 - 9:30am

Jordan Eberle is gone eastward, so there are no more reasons for the Davis family to cheer for the Edmonton Oilers.

My father scouted for the Oilers for 37 years and...

Darrell Davis: Coach Jones lost the game

By Darrell Davis June 23, 2017 - 6:32am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 6:45am

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...

Darrell Davis: Durant match up creates biggest hype

By Darrell Davis June 22, 2017 - 6:11am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 6:15am

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...

Darrell Davis: Two out of three ain’t bad

By Darrell Davis June 21, 2017 - 6:20am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 6:30am

Amy Mickelson once described her husband as the only PGA player who had the same wife, caddy and putter throughout his entire pro career.

Not anymore.


Darrell Davis: All the hype surrounding Durant

By Darrell Davis June 20, 2017 - 8:04am Updated: June 20, 2017 - 8:15am

Darian Durant has done all the interviews. He doesn't have to answer any more questions about playing against his former team.

After being traded away from the...

Darrell Davis: Riders keeping younger quarterbacks

By Darrell Davis June 19, 2017 - 8:42am Updated: June 19, 2017 - 8:45am

Signing Vince Young never made much sense. He’s 34, was released by five NFL teams and hasn’t played since 2011.    To think he could stroll into Saskatchewan Roughriders...

Darrell Davis: Put Rose in the Hall!

By Darrell Davis June 16, 2017 - 10:04am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:15am

Pete Rose should be in baseball's Hall of Fame.

But the sport's most accomplished player may have struck out in his final bid for enshrinement.

Rose's latest...

Darrell Davis: My Hall of Fame friend

By Darrell Davis June 15, 2017 - 8:36am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 8:45am

Don Matthews – 10 Grey Cups, 231 regular-season victories, fellow Hall of Fame inductee, smart, cantankerous, living on the edge, conniving, successful.



Darrell Davis: Long may they reign!

By Darrell Davis June 14, 2017 - 8:22am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 8:30am

Maybe the Golden State Warriors won't even get invited to the White House.

Although President Donald Trump has changed quite a few traditions since being elected, he did...

Darrell Davis: Choosing Dwight

By Darrell Davis June 13, 2017 - 7:30am Updated: June 13, 2017 - 7:45am

Dwight versus Elvis. What a debate!

Sometimes our off-the-cuff, non-sports Green Zone discussions lead to the most interesting feedback. Such as, I've never been called...

Darrell Davis: Brandon Bridge should be back-up ball thrower

By Darrell Davis June 12, 2017 - 8:03am Updated: June 12, 2017 - 8:15am

Brandon Bridge was the first Saskatchewan Roughrider quarterback to take a snap at new Mosaic Stadium. He took advantage of the opportunity, showing he should back-up starter...