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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...

Tyler Lees scored his first WHL goal in the Blades 6-2 loss to Lethbridge.

Blades loss in Lethbridge sets up key matchup with Calgary

By Ryan Brandt February 19, 2017 - 12:46am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 12:46am

The Saskatoon Blades dropped a second straight contest in a 6-2 loss to Lethbridge on Saturday.

It was the first regulation loss for the Blades in 6 games.


Ben McIntosh led the offence with a pair of goals as the Saskatchewan Rush beat Colorado 8-7.

Rush edge Colorado for 5th straight victory

By Ryan Brandt February 19, 2017 - 12:15am Updated: February 19, 2017 - 12:18am

In the lowest scoring game of the 2017 season, the Saskatchewan Rush still found a way to get the job done. A Jeff Cornwall empty netter was the difference in a tight 8-7 win...

Logan Flodell made 28 saves in the Saskatoon Blades 3-2 loss to Kootenay.

Blades open tough road trip with an OT loss

By Ryan Brandt February 17, 2017 - 10:43pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 10:43pm

A three-game in three-night road trip for the Saskatoon Blades began with a 3-2 overtime loss to Kootenay on Friday.

Markson Bechtold scored the opening goal just 15...

Saskatoon's Thomas Hasal is one of two goalkeepers named to Canada Soccer's roster for the CONCACAF U-20 championship tournament being held in Costa Rica from Feb. 17 to Mar. 5.

'It's up to us:' Saskatoon's Thomas Hasal joins Canada's national Under-20 team

By Ryan Brandt February 17, 2017 - 11:36am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 11:38am

From Saskatoon, to Vancouver,  to Costa Rica.

That is the last 12 months in the life of Thomas Hasal. The Saskatoon product is one of two goalkeepers for Canada's Under-...

Riley Sutter scored the shootout winner on Brock Hamm in a 2-1 win for Everett over Saskatoon.

Blades close out homestand with shootout loss to Everett

By Ryan Brandt February 15, 2017 - 11:20pm Updated: February 15, 2017 - 11:34pm

The glass is half full for the Saskatoon Blades, who earn a point in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Everett Silvertips on Wednesday night.

That closes out a 14 game stretch...