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Wray Morrison: It's time

By Wray Morrison March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm Updated: March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman didn't hold back in Calgary earlier this week.

Bettman was asked when he'd like to see the city get a new home for the Flames and he said "...

Huskies football offensive co-ordinator Scott Flory was named head coach at a press conference March 13, 2017.

U of S Huskies football names Scott Flory new head coach

By 650 CKOM March 13, 2017 - 10:01am Updated: March 13, 2017 - 3:19pm

The University of Saskatchewan Huskies football team didn't have to look far for a new head coach.

Scott Flory, 40, was named head coach at an official announcement...

A late goal pushed the Swift Current Broncos past Saskatoon 3-2.

Blades go down in Swift Current, drop out of playoff spot

By Ryan Brandt March 12, 2017 - 12:34am Updated: March 12, 2017 - 12:34am

Riley Lindgren scored the game winner with 58 seconds left as Swift Current beat the Saskatoon Blades 3-2.

The Blades are now one point back of Calgary for the final...

Ben McIntosh led the Saskatchewan Rush with four goals in a 12-11 win.

McIntosh OT winner wins it for Rush

By Ryan Brandt March 12, 2017 - 12:08am Updated: March 12, 2017 - 12:09am

It was like a great movie with too much back story in the beginning.

The Saskatchewan Rush overcame an early 3-0 hole to beat Colorado 12-11 in overtime on Saturday...

Blades open home and home with loss to Swift Current

By Ryan Brandt March 10, 2017 - 10:59pm Updated: March 10, 2017 - 10:59pm

Four unanswered goals gave the Swift Current Broncos a two-goal swing and a 5-3 comeback win over the Saskatoon Blades.

Braylon Shmyr scored twice in the first period to...

The Canada West champion Saskatchewan Huskies lost 69-59 to Laval at the U Sports women's basketball championships in Victoria, BC,

Laval shooting game ousts Huskies from nationals

By Ryan Brandt March 9, 2017 - 8:39pm Updated: March 9, 2017 - 8:42pm

A slow start cost the University of Saskatchewan Huskies women's basketball team, losing 69-59 to Laval at the U Sports national championship tournament in Victoria, BC. 


Wray Morrison: To be Young again

By Wray Morrison March 9, 2017 - 8:49am Updated: March 9, 2017 - 8:49am

TSN's Gary Lawless summed up the Vince Young signing best when he said there is “no risk” to the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

I agree. Chris Jones has landed a high-profile...

Josh Paterson was one of six Blades to find the net in a 6-2 win over Calgary.

Blades extend playoff lead with win over Calgary

By Ryan Brandt March 8, 2017 - 11:06pm Updated: March 8, 2017 - 11:06pm

It's a statement win for the Saskatoon Blades, who scored six unanswered goals in a 6-2 win over Calgary.

The win moves Saskatoon three points up on the Hitmen for the...

Derek Keenan will stay on as the Rush general manager and head coach for four more years.

Rush GM and head coach signs on for 4 more years

By 650 CKOM March 8, 2017 - 8:14pm Updated: March 9, 2017 - 6:12am

The Saskatchewan Rush will have a familiar face behind the bench for another four years.

General manager and head coach Derek Keenan has agreed to a contract extension...

Vince Young's agent has tweeted the formerTennessee Titans quarterback is on his way to Regina to finalize a deal.

Vince Young arrives in Regina amid contract rumours

By Arielle Zerr March 8, 2017 - 12:55pm Updated: March 9, 2017 - 6:23am

It appears the Saskatchewan Roughriders will be adding another quarterback to the mix.

According to the agent of former NFL quarterback Vince Young, his client is on his...

Jesse Shynkaruk's 30th goal of the season was a game-winner as Saskatoon beat Red Deer 2-1 in overtime.

Shynkaruk plays hero as Blades beat Red Deer in OT

By Ryan Brandt March 7, 2017 - 11:21pm Updated: March 7, 2017 - 11:21pm

Jesse Shynkaruk's 10th game-winning goal of the year was a big one.

The veteran centre had both Blades goals in a 2-1 overtime win for Saskatoon over the Red Deer Rebels...

Wray Morrison: The not so favourite

By Wray Morrison March 7, 2017 - 11:52am Updated: March 7, 2017 - 11:52am

It's not often I cheer when watching sports.

I am a Canadiens fan. I am an Atlanta Falcons fan. I like the Blue Jays. Notice I used the word fan – and not fanatic.