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The University of Saskatchewan Huskies women's basketball team battle arch rivals Regina Cougars in the Canada West championship at 7 p.m. on Mar. 4, 2017 at the PAC.

Huskies punch ticket to 3rd straight national championship

By JT Marshall March 4, 2017 - 11:43am Updated: March 4, 2017 - 11:50am

The University of Saskatchewan Huskies women's basketball team is on their way back to the U Sports nationals for a third straight year.

They edged the Alberta Pandas 72...

The Saskatoon Blades pulled even with Calgary for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.

Blades win and pull even for playoff spot

By Ryan Brandt March 3, 2017 - 11:03pm Updated: March 3, 2017 - 11:03pm

The Blades live to fight another day.

Saskatoon shutout Kootenay for a 4-0 win to pull even with Calgary for the second wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference. Calgary...

Wray Morrison: PK, OK

By Wray Morrison March 2, 2017 - 11:04am Updated: March 2, 2017 - 11:04am

It should come as no surprise that PK Subban's return to Montreal – as a member of the Nashville Predators – is getting a ton of attention.

In a market where hockey is...

Wray Morrison: Boatmen now afloat

By Wray Morrison February 28, 2017 - 11:47am Updated: February 28, 2017 - 11:47am

There were parts of Tuesday's Argos news conference that were alarming – and parts that were comforting – to Toronto football fans.

The alarming part came when president...

The Saskatoon Blades closed out a three game in three night weekend with a 2-0 loss to

Blades shutout by Moose Jaw

By Ryan Brandt February 26, 2017 - 6:47pm Updated: February 26, 2017 - 6:47pm

It's another blow to the playoff push.

The Saskatoon Blades were shutout 2-0 at home by Moose Jaw on Sunday.

Zach Sawchenko shut the door with 29 stops as the...

The University of Saskatchewan Huskies slipped by Mount Royal to set up another Canada West finals meeting with Alberta.

'We've accomplished one goal' Huskies hockey returns to Canada West men's Final

By Ryan Brandt February 26, 2017 - 3:29pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 3:42pm

Since 1997, only two teams have been able to claim the Canada West men's hockey title.

That streak will continue in 2017 as the University of Saskatchewan takes on the...

Saskatoon's playoff prospects took a hit after a 4-2 loss in Prince Albert.

Raiders deliver big blow to Blades playoff hopes

By Ryan Brandt February 26, 2017 - 12:56am Updated: February 26, 2017 - 12:56am

It's proof that no game is won before the puck is dropped, but the Saskatoon Blades will feel that they let two big points slip away.

The Prince Albert Raiders doubled...

Adam Jones scored the game winner in Saskatchewan's 12-11 overtime win over Calgary.

Rush comeback for 6th straight win

By Ryan Brandt February 26, 2017 - 12:11am Updated: February 26, 2017 - 12:16am

Just when you count them out, the Saskatchewan Rush find a way.

Adam Jones was the overtime hero in a 12-11 overtime win against the Calgary Roughnecks, a sixth straight...

Braylon Shmyr scored the eventual game winner in Saskatoon's 3-1 win over Prince Albert.

Blades open key weekend with a win

By Ryan Brandt February 24, 2017 - 10:40pm Updated: February 24, 2017 - 10:40pm

It's two big points for the Saskatoon Blades after a 3-1 win over the Prince Albert Raiders on Friday.

Josh Paterson and Braylon Shymr scored in the second period, while...

Three early powerplay goals lifted the Regina Pats past the Saskatoon Blades on Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017.

Powerplay powers Pats over Blades

By Ryan Brandt February 22, 2017 - 11:28pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 11:33pm

In a game full of hits, fights, and plenty of words — it was the calm, cool, collected Regina Pats emerging 4-1 victors over the Saskatoon Blades.

The Pats' power play...

Wray Morrison: Skill saw

By Wray Morrison February 22, 2017 - 10:06am Updated: February 22, 2017 - 10:06am

NHL regular season hockey is on my television set nearly seven nights a week.

Long gone are the days of waiting for Saturday to have National Hockey League games come...

Blades go down in Calgary, lose hold of playoff spot

By Ryan Brandt February 19, 2017 - 9:47pm Updated: February 19, 2017 - 9:47pm

The Saskatoon Blades will be happy to return home after a 3-2 loss to the Calgary Hitmen.

With that loss, Calgary slips into a playoff spot and the Blades close out a...