SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
Western Hockey League regular-season opens with 8 games:
Saskatoon Blades at Swift Current Broncos
(The broadcast on 98-COOL starts at 6 p.m. with the Sardinia Family Restaurant pre-game show and the play-by-play at 7. The Blades will host the Broncos in their regular-season home opener tomorrow at SaskTel Centre with a 7 p.m. first faceoff.)
Prince Albert Raiders vs Regina Pats
(Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre.)
Moose Jaw Warriors at Brandon Wheat Kings—6:30 p.m.
Medicine Hat Tigers at Lethbridge Hurricanes—7 p.m.
Red Deer Rebels at Edmonton Oil Kings—7 p.m.
Kelowna Rockets at Kamloops Blazers—8 p.m.
Prince George Cougars at Victoria Royals—8:05 p.m.
Everett Silvertips vs Vancouver Giants—8:30 p.m. at Langley, B-C
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League—4 games:
Nipawin Hawks at Flin Flon Bombers—6:30 p.m.
Melfort Mustangs at Kindersley Klippers—7:30 p.m.
Notre Dame Hounds at Melville Millionaires—7:30 p.m.
Weyburn Red Wings at Yorkton Terriers—7:30 p.m.
(The Humboldt Broncos return to action tomorrow when they host the Battlefords North Stars. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the Elgar Peterson Arena. The Broncos have 1 win, 2 losses, 0 extra time losses for 2 points…tied for 2nd place in the Global Ag Risk Solutions Division.)
Prairie Junior Hockey League pre-season—2 games at 8 p.m.:
Saskatoon Royals at Delisle Chiefs
Pilot Butte Storm vs Fort Knox at Fort Qu’Appelle
Saskatchewan Midget Triple-A Hockey League regular-season:
Yorkton Maulers at Tisdale Trojans—7:30 p.m.
National Hockey League pre-season—7 games:
Chicago Blackhawks at Ottawa Senators—5:30 p.m.
Buffalo Sabres at Toronto Maple Leafs—5:30 p.m.
Calgary Flames at Winnipeg Jets—6 p.m.
New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers—5 p.m. at Allentown, Pa.
Washington Capitals at Carolina Hurricanes—5:30 p.m.
Tampa Bay Lightning at Nashville Predators—6 p.m.
Columbus Blue Jackets at St. Louis Blues—6 p.m.
Canada West University Football Conference–Week 4 starts with 2 games:
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Regina Rams
(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 Dogs have 2 wins, 1 loss for 4 points…tied for 2nd place. Regina has 2 wins, 1 loss for 4 points…tied for 2nd place.)
Manitoba Bisons vs Alberta Golden Bears—7 p.m. at Edmonton
Canadian Football League–Week 15 of the season starts:
Montreal Alouettes at Winnipeg Blue Bombers—6:30 p.m.
(The Saskatchewan Roughriders return to action tomorrow when they visit the Toronto Argonauts. The Green and White have 7 wins, 5 losses for 14 points…tied for 2nd place in the West Division. Toronto has 3 wins, 8 losses for 6 points…tied for 3rd place in the East Division. The Riders’ next home game is Monday, October 8th against the Edmonton Eskimos. Game time is 4 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina.)
The Prairie Football Conference returns to action tomorrow when Week 5 of the season starts with 2 games, including the Saskatoon Hilltops hosting the Regina Thunder. Kick-off time is 7 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field. The broadcast starts at 6:30 p.m. on 92-9, THE BULL. The Toppers have 4 wins, 0 losses for 8 points…good for 1st place. Regina has 2 wins, 2 losses for 4 points…tied for 3rd place.
On the high school beat:
Saskatoon High School Football League—3 games at S-M-F Field
Prince Albert-Carlton vs Mount Royal—3 p.m.
Walter Murray vs Centennial–5:15 p.m.
St. Joseph vs Tommy Douglas—7:30 p.m.
The Provincial High School Golf Championship starts today and runs through tomorrow at North Battleford. Close to 100 girls and boys will take part in the 36-hole individual and team competitions.
Canada West University Men’s Soccer Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Fraser Valley Cascades—9 p.m. at Abbotsford, B-C
Canada West University Women’s Volleyball Non-Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Alberta Pandas—Noon at Regina
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Winnipeg Wesmen—6 p.m. at Regina
The Saskatchewan Huskies men’s volleyball team is taking part in the Sofa Land Tournament, starting today and running through Sunday, in Edmonton.
Major League Baseball:
American League—7 night games, including
Toronto Blue Jays vs Tampa Bay Rays–5:07 p.m.
Inter-League—1 day game
Chicago Cubs at Chicago White Sox—2:10 p.m.
National League—7 night games