Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Saskatoon’ Category

Injured Humboldt Broncos player says he’s going to live big ‘for the guys who didn’t make it’

Monday, May 7th, 2018
Kaleb Dahlgren

Recovering from a long list of injuries he received in the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash, Kaleb Dahlgren says he plans to take his second chance and 'live big … for the guys who didn't make it.'

Saskatoon to host 4 Nations Cup women’s hockey tournament

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Some of the world's top women's hockey players will be competing in Saskatchewan this winter.

Brother of injured Humboldt Broncos player organizing charity hockey tournament

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
Mallory Horn Ryan Gobeil

Ryan Gobeil is so grateful for the help and support his family received in the aftermath of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash that he’s organizing a charity hockey tournament in Swift Current, Sask., as a way to give back.

‘Our dark night is turning to day’: country stars put on uplifting Broncos’ tribute concert in Saskatoon

Friday, April 27th, 2018
Humboldt tribute concert

They came with a hope to lift people's spirits, just for one night, and under a Broncos' green stage, country musicians put on an electrifying, upbeat show on Friday night that came in stark contrast to the sadness of the weeks before.

Humboldt Broncos supporters across Canada, U.S. leave hockey sticks outside in tribute

Monday, April 9th, 2018
hockey stick

What started as a text between two friends to remember the victims of the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus crash Friday has turned into a social media phenomenon.

‘We will get through this’: Hundreds honour Humboldt Broncos at vigil on home ice

Sunday, April 8th, 2018
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe are among the hundreds of people attending a Sunday night vigil to mourn and support the victims of the tragic bus crash.

Former NHL players shaken by Humboldt Broncos crash during visit to Saskatoon

Sunday, April 8th, 2018

NHL Hall of Fame centre Mike Modano says Friday night's bus crash shook all the former players who were in Saskatoon for a fundraiser.

Canadian skeleton racer says airline’s temporary loss of sled hurts his Olympic chances

Monday, January 1st, 2018
Evan Neufeldt

Saskatoon skeleton racer Evan Neufeldt says Air Canada has hurt his chances of competing at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, by losing his $15,000, customized sled for three days of the training week before a qualifying race.

Snowboarding star Mark McMorris back on the slopes after serious accident

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Craig McMorris says hard work in the gym has paid off for his brother Mark, who is recovering from a serious snowboarding accident this spring.

Mr. Hockey about to be removed from Stanley Cup

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Gordie Howe is a hockey legend, and one of Saskatoon’s favourite sons, but when playoffs begin for the next NHL season his name will be removed from the Stanley Cup.