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Sask. junior hockey coach had ‘hit list’ of opposition players, hockey mother tells parliamentary subcommittee

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Carter Phair

Carter Phair was forced to retire from junior hockey last season after suffering his fourth diagnosed concussion from an illegal hit in five months of play. His mother told the Parliamentary Subcommittee on Sports-Related Concussions in Canada that an opposing coach had a "hit list" of opposition players.

High hits on Riders QBs spur fan outcry, commissioner statement

Monday, November 12th, 2018
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An American CFL fan is calling on the league to change how it handles helmet-to-helmet hits. CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie has also commented on hits the head following Sunday's game.

Riders’ Charleston Hughes won’t play Saturday following DUI arrest

Friday, October 19th, 2018
Charleston Hughes impaired driving charge

Despite initial reports saying otherwise, the Saskatchewan Roughriders organization has announced that defensive end Charleston Hughes will not play in Saturday’s game against the Calgary Stampeders.

Roughrider Charleston Hughes charged with impaired driving

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
Charleston Hughes

Saskatchewan Roughrider Charleston Hughes is facing impaired driving charges after an incident in Regina last week.

Riders offence serves up turkey as defence carves up win

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
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Riders offence serves up turkey as defence carves up win. Willie Jefferson's late fourth quarter pick six has Riders on verge of home playoff game

‘We became a stronger family’: Supporters rally as Humboldt Broncos take ice for home opener

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
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The new Humboldt Broncos will be surrounded by support when they take home ice on Wednesday for their first regular season game since the bus crash in the spring.

Humboldt Broncos coaches prepare for highly-anticipated, emotional home opener

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
Nathan Oystrick at rink

The new Humboldt Broncos will take home ice on Wednesday for their first regular season game since the tragic and deadly team bus crash that shook the town and the hockey community as a whole.

‘The Broncos remind us of Darcy’: Why head coach’s widow is stepping away from hockey

Monday, September 10th, 2018
Christina Haugan

As the new season begins for the Humboldt Broncos, the family of former head coach Darcy Haugan hopes his legacy lives on.

Former Roughriders defensive back Justin Cox pleads guilty to assault

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
Justin Cox

A former player with the CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders has pleaded guilty to assault causing bodily harm.

Regina-born Jon Ryan released from NFL’s Buffalo Bills

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Regina's Jon Ryan was released by the NFL's Buffalo Bills over the weekend.