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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.

(Left-to-right) Jim Taman, president of the Western Canada Habs fan club, Aaron Bachman, Joel Bachman, and Montreal Canadiens almnus Garry Peters at Harold Latrace arena on March 5, 2017.

Habs fan club celebrates pint-sized cancer suvivor with big heart

By JT Marshall March 6, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: March 6, 2017 - 12:17pm

Joel Bachman, 7, has a smile that lights up a room, but it wasn't always that way for the Holdfast Sask. boy.   Bachman went through 31 radiation treatments for medulloblastoma...

The University of Alberta Golden Bears captured a 26th Canada West title with a 6-3 win over Saskatchewan.

Golden Bears storm back and win Canada West on Huskies' soil

By Ryan Brandt March 5, 2017 - 11:08pm Updated: March 5, 2017 - 11:34pm

It was an ending that nobody expected.

The Alberta Golden Bears scored three goals in a span of 2 minutes and 16 seconds and went on to beat the University of...

Aaron Bold made 27 saves in Saskatchewan's 13-9 loss to Vancouver.

Vancouver ends Rush win streak

By Ryan Brandt March 5, 2017 - 1:07am Updated: March 5, 2017 - 1:07am

Despite a fast start and a 5-3 first quarter lead, the Saskatchewan Rush lost 13-9 in Vancouver Saturday night.

The loss snaps a six-game winning streak for the Rush,...

Logan Flodell made 36 saves in Saskatoon's 5-4 OT loss to Lethbridge.

Late comeback pushes 'Canes past Blades

By Ryan Brandt March 4, 2017 - 10:15pm Updated: March 4, 2017 - 10:15pm

Two third period goals by Lethbridge forced overtime and Brennan Menell had the winner as the Hurricanes beat Saskatoon 5-4.

Braylon Shmyr had a hat-trick to put...

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...