Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Saskatchewan’ Category

Ticats linebacker Lawrence suspended two games for hit on Riders quarterback

Monday, June 17th, 2019
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The CFL suspended Hamilton Tiger-Cats linebacker Simoni Lawrence for two games Monday for hitting Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Zach Collaros in the head during the league's regular-season opener Thursday night.

TSN analyst gets death threats over criticism of U.S. celebrations of 13-0 World Cup win

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Former Canadian international Kaylyn Kyle says she has received death threats for her TV criticism of the U.S. team for excessive goal celebrations in a 13-0 rout of 34th-ranked Thailand at the Women's World Cup in France.

Regina-born former NFL punter Jon Ryan signs with Riders

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
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The Saskatchewan Roughriders have added some local talent to their roster.

Training Ground event brings Olympic hopefuls from around the province to Regina

Saturday, April 27th, 2019
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Young athletes from around Saskatchewan descended on the Queen City on Saturday, many hoping to pursue their Olympic dreams.

Humboldt Broncos’ memorial set to take place Saturday afternoon

Saturday, April 6th, 2019
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The Elgar Petersen Arena in Humboldt, Sask., will be packed with an expected 3,000 people Saturday afternoon, commemorating one year since the community’s Junior A hockey team collided with a semi en route to a playoff game.

‘A full circle since the crash’: Families reflect on anniversary of Humboldt Broncos tragedy

Saturday, April 6th, 2019
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Today marks the first anniversary of the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash. Families and the public will gather together for a memorial at the hockey arena in Humboldt, Sask., hoping to move forward.

My son was a Humboldt Bronco. I honour his memory by trying to make my community better

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
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On April 6, 2018, our lives changed forever. Our son Adam was the youngest player killed in the Humboldt bus crash. He died just six days before his 17th birthday.

‘Just another day at the office’: Sask-born boxer gloves up for world title

Sunday, March 17th, 2019
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Kandi Wyatt will fight for a world junior championship title in Athens, Greece, on March 23

Last Humboldt Bronco in hospital released after 333 days

Monday, March 4th, 2019
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Morgan Gobeil suffered a serious head injury in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash on April 6, 2018. He's been released from hospital after 333 days. Gobeil was one of 13 hockey players injured in the crash.

More than beers and brooms: Saskatchewan curlers are all business

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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When curlers yell "hurry hard" it's actually a pretty good description of their lives these days.