Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League Showcase—2 games at Warman:
Nipawin Hawks vs Notre Dame Hounds—11 a.m. (2-1 Nipawin)
Humboldt Broncos vs Melville Millionaires—2 p.m. (2-1 Humboldt OT)
Western Hockey League–2 games:
Medicine Hat Tigers at Edmonton Oil Kings—7 p.m. (3-2 Edmonton)
Prince George Cougars at Kelowna Rockets—8:05 p.m. (4-2 Prince George)
(The Saskatoon Blades are idle until Saturday when they host Medicine Hat. Game time is 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre. 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 have 2 wins, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses for 4 points…tied for 1st place in the East Division.
The Prince Albert Raiders are off until Friday when they host Medicine Hat. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders have 2 wins, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses for 4 points…tied for 1st place in the East Division.)
Prairie Junior Hockey League pre-season:
Delisle Chiefs vs Saskatoon Quakers—7:30 p.m. at Harold Latrace #2 (3-1 Delisle)
National Hockey League pre-season—7 games:
Toronto Maple Leafs at Montreal Canadiens—5:30 p.m. (5-2 Toronto)
Winnipeg Jets at Minnesota Wild—6 p.m. (4-3 Minnesota)
Detroit Red Wings at Boston Bruins—5 p.m. (3-2 Detroit OT)
New York Islanders at New York Rangers—5 p.m. (4-3 New York Islanders OT)
Buffalo Sabres at Pittsburgh Penguins—5 p.m. (5-1 Pittsburgh)
Dallas Stars at Colorado Avalanche—7 p.m. (3-1 Dallas)
Los Angeles Kings at Anaheim Ducks—8 p.m. (7-4 Annaheim)
On the high school beat:
Saskatoon High School Boys Soccer League—3 matches at 4:30 p.m.
Centennial vs Evan Hardy at Lakewood Park (2-0 Centennial)
Walter Murray vs Holy Cross at Weaver Park (3-2 Walter Murray)
St. Joseph vs Aden Bowman at Newsham Park (No score reported)
Saskatoon High School Volleyball League
Marion Graham 0 Holy Cross 2
ED Feehan 0 Aden Bowman 2
Bedford Road 0 Aden Bowman 2
Major League Baseball:
American League—1 day game, 1 doubleheader, 5 night games, including
Toronto Blue Jays vs Houston Astros–2:07 p.m. (3-1 Toronto)
Inter-League—1 night game
Kansas City Royals at Cincinnati Reds—4:40 p.m. (6-1 Kansas City)
National League—1 day game, 6 night
The Canada West University Football Conference is idle until Friday when Week 5 starts with U-B-C at Alberta. The Saskatchewan Huskies are off until Saturday when they visit Calgary. CJWW’s broadcast begins at Noon with play-by-play at 1 p.m. The Dogs have 3 wins, 1 loss for 6 points…good for 2nd place. Calgary has 4 wins, 0 losses for 8 points…good for 1st place. The Huskies next home game is Saturday, October 20th against the Manitoba Bisons. Kick-off time is 2 p.m. at Griffiths Stadium.
The Canadian Football League is idle until Friday when Week 16 starts with Toronto at Calgary. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are off until Sunday when they visit the Montreal Alouettes. The Green and White have 8 wins, 5 losses for 16 points…good for 2nd place in the West Division. Montreal has 3 wins, 10 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 is idle until Sunday when Week 6 of the season starts and ends with three games, including the Saskatoon Hilltops at home to the Edmonton Huskies. Kick-off time is 1 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field. The broadcast starts at 12:30 p.m. on 92-9, THE BULL. The Toppers have 5 wins, 0 losses for 10 points…good for 1st place. The Edmonton Dogs have 4 wins, 1 loss for 8 points…good for 2nd place.