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Men's hockey goaltender Jordon Cooke won his second straight E. Kent Phillips Trophy for male athlete of the year.

Track star, hockey goalie named Huskies athletes of the year

By Ryan Brandt March 31, 2017 - 9:29pm Updated: March 31, 2017 - 9:29pm

Track star Astrid Nyame and hockey goalie Jordon Cooke are the University of Saskatchewan's female and male athletes of the year. 

Nyame won gold at both the Canada West...

Wray Morrison: Regina vs. Saskatoon

By Wray Morrison March 31, 2017 - 11:46am Updated: March 31, 2017 - 11:46am

Debates about which city is better – Regina or Saskatoon – have existed forever in Saskatchewan.

In the coming years, I'll be interested to see which city thinks biggest...

Wray Morrison: Ball for Montreal

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

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: Saskatchewan pride

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

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 - 10:42pm

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 - 12:17am Updated: March 25, 2017 - 12:20am

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 - 12:31pm

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 - 12:48pm

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 Hájek 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 - 1:42pm

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.


Wray Morrison: U and TV

By Wray Morrison March 20, 2017 - 11:44am Updated: March 20, 2017 - 11:44am

Today I come to the defence of Rogers Sportsnet.

On Sunday, while the UNB Varsity Reds were facing the U of S Huskies in the men's nationally televised hockey final, the...

Cam Braes scored four goals in the UNB Varsity Reds 5-3 win over the University of Saskatchewan.

Huskies comeback comes up short in University Cup final

By Ryan Brandt March 19, 2017 - 2:27pm Updated: March 19, 2017 - 3:46pm

A 1983 championship remains the only national title for the University of Saskatchewan men's hockey team.

Four goals by New Brunswick's Cam Braes led the host Varsity...

Brock Hamm made 26 saves in Saskatoon's 5-1 loss to Prince Albert.

Blades end season with a loss

By Ryan Brandt March 19, 2017 - 1:00am Updated: March 19, 2017 - 1:00am

A playoff-less 2016/17 campaign for the Saskatoon Blades ended with a 5-1 loss in Prince Albert.

One day prior, Saskatoon was ousted from the playoff race when Calgary...