Western Canadian Baseball League delays start to 2020 season amid coronavirus pandemic

The Western Canadian Baseball League says it wasn’t an easy decision, but it is delaying the start of the 2020 season. Its goal, at this point, is to begin sometime in late June or early July depending on the state…

Former Humboldt Bronco Graysen Cameron to play NCAA Division 3 hockey

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted April 27, 2020 1:59 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Graysen Cameron, who broke his back in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash two years ago,…

CFL player’s assocation seeks answers from league as COVID-19 shutdown continues

The Canadian Football League Players’ Association is asking for more cooperation from the league during the COVID-19 pandemic. CFLPA president and Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Solomon Elimimian said the CFL and the players’ association were having regular conversations on how to…

Canadian Elite Basketball League pushes season start until at least June due to COVID-19

COVID-19 has forced another Canadian sports league to push back its start date. The Canadian Elite Basketball League had been scheduled to tip-off its second season on May 7 with the expansion Ottawa BlackJacks taking on the Niagara River Lions,…

COVID-19 pandemic forces CFL to postpone start of season

The CFL has postponed the start of its 2020 season until the beginning of July due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The league announced the postponement in a release Tuesday morning, noting that some CFL cities have indicated they won’t allow…

‘Dumb,’ ‘stupid’ and ‘lazy’ replay in mind of ex-NHLer with dyslexia

Former Stanley Cup champion and dyslexia advocate Brent Sopel, 43, says three words still replay in his head daily — dumb, stupid and lazy. Related News Dyslexia is a condition that makes it difficult to read, write and spell. Fifteen…

National Lacrosse League suspends season amid coronavirus concerns

Posted March 12, 2020 12:12 pm Updated March 12, 2020 12:29 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The National Lacrosse League has suspended its season amid the coronavirus pandemic. The league…

Hoarse Hearts: Canadian women’s curling championship can be hard on skips’ voices

Kerri Einarson calls it her “winter voice.” Midway through the Canadian women’s curling championships, skips’ voices are raspy. As the stakes rise, sweeping calls become more urgent. Volume and pitch increase, sometimes to a desperate shriek. Some voices won’t stand…

Jason Maas joins Saskatchewan Roughriders as offensive coordinator

Posted December 6, 2019 10:40 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Changes are coming to the Saskatchewan Roughriders coaching staff. Head coach Craig Dickenson said Friday that Jason Maas is the…