SaskTel Centre News

SaskTel Centre Executive Director Scott Ford said 40 security staff work sold-out events at SaskTel Centre, monitoring crowds as they enter and leave the building.

SaskTel Centre on alert after Manchester bombing

By 650 CKOM May 23, 2017 - 3:53pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 3:53pm

In the wake of the deadly suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena in the UK, SaskTel Centre is outlining their security policies to reassure customers.


The boards for SaskTel Centre and TCU Place have hired a pair of consulting firms to do a study presenting options for the future of both facilities.

Consultants chosen for study on future of SaskTel Centre, TCU Place

By 650 CKOM March 9, 2017 - 3:48pm Updated: March 10, 2017 - 7:11am

The boards for TCU Place and SaskTel Centre have hired consultants for a promised study on the future of the two facilities.   Previously, the CEOs of both boards have stated...

Sasktel Centre celebrated its 29th birthday on Feb. 9, 2017.

SaskTel Centre management to visit Rogers Place for downtown arena ideas

By JT Marshall February 9, 2017 - 5:27pm Updated: February 13, 2017 - 12:38pm

Edmonton’s Rogers Place will get some visitors from Saskatoon on Valentine's Day.

SaskTel Centre management and a select few guests from Tourism Saskatoon are set to...

SaskTel Centre encouraging fans to arrive early to beat the traffic for tonights  Saskatchewan Rush game.

Rush game prompts traffic advisory from SaskTel Centre

By 650 CKOM January 27, 2017 - 10:37am Updated: January 27, 2017 - 10:38am

SaskTel Centre is encouraging lacrosse fans heading to the Saskatchewan Rush game Friday night to leave early to avoid being stuck in traffic.   The 7:30 p.m. start time...

Hockey fans will once again be treated to NHL pre-season hockey in Saskatoon.

NHL coming back to Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM November 29, 2016 - 4:42pm Updated: November 30, 2016 - 3:22pm

Pre-season NHL hockey returns to Saskatoon in 2017 in a game that will see the Edmonton Oilers take on the Carolina Hurricanes.

John Graham with On-Ice Management is...

 Hockey fans experience long delays getting to Sasktel Centre for Tuesday's NHL exhibition game.

Fans vent over traffic gridlock before NHL exhibition game

By 650 CKOM October 5, 2016 - 11:05am Updated: October 5, 2016 - 1:50pm

The NHL returned to Saskatoon Tuesday, but some fans didn't get the full experience they paid for after getting stuck in traffic outside Sasktel Centre.   Some of the over 13,...

Flowers placed in front of Gordie Howe statue at Sasktel Centre.

Babcock reflects on Mr. Hockey during return to Saskatoon

By JT Marshall October 5, 2016 - 7:42am Updated: October 5, 2016 - 9:56am

Mike Babcock was six-years-old in 1969 when Mr. Hockey  racked up 103 points for the Detroit Red Wings.   The Saskatoon native and Toronto Maple Leafs head coach reflected on...

Fans gather at Sask Tel Centre to take in the morning skate ahead of Tuesday's NHL exhibition game. Oct. 4.

Mike Babcock ready to coach NHL exhibition in his hometown

By Bryn Levy October 4, 2016 - 11:19am Updated: October 4, 2016 - 11:19am

Fresh off guiding Canada to victory at the World Cup of Hockey, Saskatoon's own Mike Babcock is set to coach an NHL roster in his hometown for the first time.   Babcock's...

Saskatchewan Rush will host Rochester in their home opener on Sat, Jan. 21, 2017

Saskatchewan Rush set to raise championship banner in the new year

By Ryan Brandt September 15, 2016 - 1:57pm Updated: September 15, 2016 - 3:42pm

Fans of the Saskatchewan Rush have an important date to mark on their calendars.    On Saturday, Jan. 21 the team will host their home opener and raise their 2016 National...

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, wearing Saskatoon Huskies jerseys given to them ahead of a run of shows at SaskTel Centre.

Life after Garth: SaskTel Centre cleans up after six big shows

By Bryn Levy June 13, 2016 - 5:33pm Updated: June 13, 2016 - 5:33pm

While many concert-goers spent Monday with ringing ears and hoarse voices, workers at the SaskTel Centre were cleaning up after six massive Garth Brooks shows.


Curren Wintonyk-Pilot, 12, and his brother Jayce, 9, with the guitar Garth Brooks used Friday night at SaskTel Centre, along with the sign that got them noticed.

Saskatoon 'guitar boys' get ultimate gift from Garth Brooks

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2016 - 10:51am Updated: June 13, 2016 - 11:23am

Garth Brooks has left a lasting impression on two Saskatoon boys.  

Curren Wintonyk-Pilot, 12, and his younger brother Jayce were with their parents for Friday's late...

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SaskTel Centre gearing up for parking at Garth Brooks shows

By 980 CJME June 8, 2016 - 7:39am Updated: June 8, 2016 - 7:45am

SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon is gearing up for a crazy few days as the first Garth Brooks show in more than 20 years opens Thursday night.

“We haven’t had an artist in...