SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6
The 2018 Toyota National Soccer Championships continue today and run through Monday in Saskatoon. Eight women’s and 10 men’s teams are taking part in the pool round-robin plus seeded playoff format, including the Saskatoon Impact women and the Saskatoon Revolution men. The Impact have 0 wins, 0 losses, 2 ties for 2 points…good for 3rd place in Group B. The Revolution have 1 win, 0 losses, 2 ties for 5 points…good for 1st place in Group A. On their schedules today…
Senior Women’s Division for Jubilee Trophy
Saskatoon Impact vs Halifax Dunbrack—12:30 p.m. at Umea #4
Senior Men’s Division for Challenge Trophy
The Saskatoon Revolution are off.
Western Hockey League–10 games:
Saskatoon Blades at Lethbridge Hurricanes
(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 5 wins, 2 losses, 0 extra time losses for 10 points…good for 2nd place in the East Division. Lethbridge has 2 wins, 3 losses, 0 extra time losses for 4 points…tied for 4th place in the Central Division. Saskatoon’s next home game is Friday when they host the Red Deer Rebels. Game time is 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre.)
Prince Albert Raiders at Red Deer Rebels—7 p.m.
(The Raiders have 7 wins, 0 losses, 0 extra time losses for 14 points…good for 1st place in the East Division. Red Deer has 4 wins, 2 losses, 0 extra time losses for 8 points…good for 2nd place in the Central Division. Prince Albert’s next home game is Saturday, October 13th against Red Deer. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre.)
Swift Current Broncos at Moose Jaw Warriors—7 p.m.
Brandon Wheat Kings at Regina Pats—7 p.m.
Edmonton Oil Kings at Spokane Chiefs—8:05 p.m.
Medicine Hat Tigers vs Tri-City Americans—8:05 at Kennewick, Wa.
Vancouver Giants at Prince George Cougars—8 p.m.
Victoria Royals at Kamloops Blazers—8 p.m.
Kelowna Rockets vs Seattle Thunderbirds—7:05 p.m. at Kent, Wa.
Portland Winterhawks at Everett Silvertips—8:05 p.m.
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League—4 games:
Kindersley Klippers at Flin Flon Bombers—6:30 p.m.
Humboldt Broncos at Estevan Bruins—7:30 p.m.
(Humboldt has 6 wins, 3 losses, 1 extra time loss for 13 points…good for 1st place in the Global Ag Risk Solutions Division. The Broncos’ next home game is Wednesday when they welcome Flin Flon. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Elgar Peterson Arena.)
Melfort Mustangs at La Ronge Ice Wolves—7:30 p.m.
Melville Millionaires at Yorkton Terriers—7:30 p.m.
Prairie Junior Hockey League—4 games:
Saskatoon Westleys at Delisle Chiefs—7:30 p.m.
Saskatoon Quakers at Pilot Butte Storm—7:45 p.m.
Regina Silver Foxes vs Regina Capitals—7:45 p.m.
West Central Rage vs Fort Knox—8 p.m. at Fort Qu’Appelle
Saskatchewan Midget Triple-A Hockey League—3 games:
Yorkton Maulers vs Saskatoon Blazers—5 p.m. at Rod Hamm Arena
Beardy’s Blackhawks at Swift Current Legionnaires—6 p.m.
Regina Pat-Canadians at Battlefords Stars—7:30 p.m.
Saskatchewan Female Midget Triple-A Hockey League:
Prince Albert Bears at Battlefords Sharks—7:30 p.m.
National Hockey League—12 games:
Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils—11 a.m. at Goteborg, Sweden
Winnipeg Jets at Dallas Stars—5 p.m.
Ottawa Senators at Toronto Maple Leafs—5 p.m.
Montreal Canadiens at Pittsburgh Penguins—5 p.m.
Vancouver Canucks at Calgary Flames—8 p.m.
New York Rangers at Buffalo Sabres—5 p.m.
Florida Panthers at Tampa Bay Lightning—5 p.m.
Nashville Predators at New York Islanders—5 p.m.
Chicago Blackhawks at St. Louis Blues—6 p.m.
Vegas Golden Knights at Minnesota Wild—6 p.m.
Anaheim Ducks at Arizona Coyotes—7 p.m.
Philadelphia Flyers at Colorado Avalanche—7 p.m.
Canadian Football League–Week 17 of the season continues:
Toronto Argonauts at B-C Lions—2 p.m.
(The Saskatchewan Roughriders are idle until Monday when they host the Edmonton Eskimos. Game time is 4 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 9 wins, 5 losses for 18 points…good for 2nd place in the West Division. Edmonton has 7 wins, 7 losses for 14 points…good for 4th place in the West Division.)
Prairie Football Conference–Week 7 of the season starts:
Calgary Colts at Edmonton Huskies—7 p.m.
(The Saskatoon Hilltops return to action tomorrow when they visit the Edmonton Wildcats. The broadcast starts at 12:30 p.m. on 92-9, THE BULL with the play-by-play at 1 p.m. The Toppers have 6 wins, 0 losses for 12 points…good for 1st place. The Wildcats have 2 wins, 4 losses for 4 points…good for 5th place. The Hilltops’ next home game is Sunday, October 14th against the Winnipeg Rifles. Kick-off time is 1 p.m. at Saskatoon Minor Football Field.)
The Canada West University Football Conference is off until Friday, October 12th when Week 6 starts and ends with all six teams in action, including the Saskatchewan Huskies visiting the U-B-C Thunderbirds in Vancouver. CJWW’s broadcast begins at 6 p.m. with play-by-play at 7 p.m. The Dogs have 3 wins, 2 losses for 6 points…tied for 2nd place. U-B-C has 1 win, 4 losses for 2 points…tied for 5th place. The Huskies next home game is Saturday, October 20th against the Manitoba Bisons. Kick-off time is 2 p.m. at Griffiths Stadium.
Canada West University Women’s Hockey Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Alberta Pandas—7 p.m. at Merlis Belsher Place
Canada West University Women’s Soccer Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Regina Cougars—Noon at PotashCorp Park
The Canadian Collegiate Softball Association’s 2018 Women’s National Championship continues today and runs through tomorrow at Bob Van Impe Stadium and Glenn Reeve Diamond #3. Six teams are taking part in the round-robin plus playoffs format, including the U of Saskatchewan and U of Regina. Games are scheduled for 9 and 11 a.m., 1, 3, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Major League Baseball playoffs:
American League Division Series—2 games
Cleveland Indians at Houston Astros—2:37 p.m.
(Houston leads the best-of-five 1-0)
New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox—6:15 p.m.
(Boston leads the best-of-five 1-0)
Both National League Division Series return to action tomorrow as follows…
Milwaukee Brewers at Colorado Rockies—2:37 p.m.
(Milwaukee leads the best-of-five series 2-0)
Los Angeles Dodgers at Atlanta Braves—8:07 p.m.
(Los Angeles leads the best-of-five series 2-0)