Provincial Sports News

Darrell Davis: Jones and Durant weren't meant for each other

By Darrell Davis January 13, 2017 - 11:20am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 12:05pm

The forced marriage between Chris Jones and Darian Durant has ended, barely more than a year after they got stuck together with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

From the...

Darell Davis: Screw you, NFL!

By Darrell Davis January 13, 2017 - 9:43am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 9:51am

This would be such a great time to be an NFL fan in Los Angeles. And not for the reason you may think.   If you lived in LA you could say: 'Screw you, NFL!'   Now that San...

The Roughriders traded veteran quarterback Darian Durant to Montreal on Friday.

Update: Riders trade QB Darian Durant to Montreal for draft picks

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 7:58am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 11:59am

The end of the Darian Durant era has arrived in Saskatchewan.

The Riders announced Friday the veteran quarterback has been traded to the Montreal Alouettes in exchange...

Kevin Pillar plays catch with one of the kids in Challenger Baseball.

‘The little things are so special’: Blue Jays learn lessons from children in Challenger Baseball

By Arielle Zerr January 12, 2017 - 8:24pm Updated: January 12, 2017 - 8:30pm

It was incredibly cold outside, but there were a lot of warm hearts inside the gymnasium at W.S. Hawrylak School.

The Toronto Blue Jays began the western swing of their...

Darrell Davis: Remembering the Old Barn

By Darrell Davis January 12, 2017 - 11:43am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:45am

The nearly century-old Exhibition Stadium is scheduled for demolition Tuesday, and with it will go so many memories.

I watched the Regina Pats play there en route to the...

Wray Morrison: N.F.L.A.

By Wray Morrison January 12, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:13am

All is right with the NFL universe again. In 2015, America's second-largest city didn't have a National Football League franchise. It now appears Los Angeles will have two...

Riders lockdown Newsome through 2018.

Roughriders lock up Jonathan Newsome through 2018

By Arielle Zerr January 11, 2017 - 12:10pm Updated: January 11, 2017 - 2:03pm

He calls himself Agent Zero and he’ll be hanging around the green and white for a few more years.

The Roughriders announced that defensive end, Jonathan Newsome has...

Wray Morrison: The beautiful buck

By Wray Morrison January 11, 2017 - 10:49am Updated: January 11, 2017 - 10:49am

Money has trumped quality in soccer's worldwide showcase.

On Tuesday FIFA announced that the World Cup will expand from 32 to 48 nations in 2026. 80 matches, as compared...

Darrell Davis: Stop treating junior players like slaves!

By Darrell Davis January 11, 2017 - 7:45am Updated: January 11, 2017 - 8:00am

Partly to avoid enhancing their image as slave dealers, junior hockey teams should not be allowed to trade players.

Strong teams can be built through good scouting,...

A trade has sent Pats forward Lane Zablocki and teammate Dawson Barteaux to the Red Deer Rebels.

Pats make a splash just hours before WHL trade deadline

By Arielle Zerr January 10, 2017 - 2:44pm Updated: January 10, 2017 - 2:45pm

Just hours before the WHL trade deadline, the Regina Pats have pulled off a major trade with the Red Deer Rebels. 

Eighteen-year-old Pats forward Lane Zablocki, 16-year-...

Darrell Davis: Snuffing out MMA

By Darrell Davis January 10, 2017 - 11:21am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 11:30am

Meryl Streep didn't just blast president-elect Donald Trump.

During her speech at the Golden Globes, the award-winning actress also berated football and mixed martial...

Wray Morrison: CFL should branch out in next TV deal

By Wray Morrison January 10, 2017 - 10:31am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 10:31am

The Canadian Football League needs to be proactive when it comes to over-the-air television rights in this country. (Let's exclude social media and what it may or may not do...