SPORTS/LES LAZARUK/SCHEDULE FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 27TH
The Saskatoon Blades continue and wrap up their 2018-19 Western Hockey League training camp today at SaskTel Centre. A total of 71 players have been split into four teams for a scrimmage tournament. Games today go at 9 and 10:45 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m. The 4 p.m. game is the final for the Kirkness Cup. The Bridge City Bunch open their pre-season schedule on Thursday with a visit to the Prince Albert Raiders at 7 p.m. The Blue and Gold will host a pre-season game on Thursday, September 13th against the Regina Pats, 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre. 98-COOL will have the broadcast of that game, starting at 6 p.m. Saskatoon opens the regular-season on Friday, September 21st in Swift Current. The Blades will host the Broncos in their regular-season home opener on Saturday, September 22nd at SaskTel Centre with a 7 p.m. first faceoff.
The Prince Albert Raiders continue their 2018-19 W-H-L training camp today at the Art Hauser Centre. The training camp roster has been split into four teams for a scrimmage tournament. Games today go at 9 and 10:30 a.m….Noon, 5:30, 6:45 and 8 p.m. P-A hosts Saskatoon Thursday in pre-season play at 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders open the regular-season on Friday, September 21st when they host the Regina Pats. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre.
Major League Baseball:
American League—3 night games, including
Toronto Blue Jays vs Baltimore Orioles—5:07 p.m.
Inter-League—1 night game
Colorado Rockies at Los Angeles Angels–8:07 p.m.
National League—3 night games
The Prairie Football Conference is off until Saturday when Week 3 of the season starts with the Edmonton Wildcats at Calgary. The Saskatoon Hilltops are idle until Sunday when they visit the Winnipeg Rifles. Game time is 11 a.m. with the broadcast at 10:30 a.m. on 92-9, THE BULL. The Toppers have 2 wins, 0 losses for 4 points…tied for 1st place. Winnipeg has 1 win, 1 loss for 2 points…tied for 3rd place. The Hilltops next home game is Saturday, September 22nd when they host the Regina Thunder. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field.
The Canada West University Football Conference opens its 2018 regular-season on Friday with 2 games, including the U of S Huskies hosting the Alberta Golden Bears. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. at Griffiths Stadium. CJWW’s broadcast begins at 6 p.m. with play-by-play at 7 p.m.
The Canadian Football League is off until Friday when Week 12 of the season starts with Montreal at Ottawa. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are idle until Sunday when they play host to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Game time is 1 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 5 wins, 4 losses for 10 points…tied for 3rd place in the West Division. Winnipeg has 5 wins, 5 losses for 10 points…tied for 3rd place in the West.