SPORTS/LES LAZARUK/SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25TH
On the high school beat:
Saskatoon High School Football League Playoffs
Division 3 Third Place Game
E-D Feehan vs Mount Royal—3 p.m.
Division 2 Semi-Finals
Prince Albert-St. Mary vs Tommy Douglas—5:15 p.m.
Prince Albert-Carlton vs Bethlehem—7:30 p.m.
(All games at Saskatoon Minor Football Field)
Saskatoon High School Boys Volleyball League
L’Ecole Francais and Centennial at Holy Cross
Bethlehem and St. Joseph at Aden Bowman
Walter Murray and Saskatoon Christian School at Evan Hardy
Marion Graham and E-D Feehan at Tommy Douglas
(All are three-team, round-robin triple-headers beginning at 6:15 p.m.)
National Football League—Week 8 starts:
Miami Dolphins at Houston Texans—6:20 p.m.
Saskatchewan Midget Triple-A Hockey League:
Regina Pat-Canadians vs Saskatoon Contacts—8 p.m. at Merlis Belsher Place
National Hockey League—10 games:
Montreal Canadiens at Buffalo Sabres—5 p.m.
Pittsburgh Penguins at Calgary Flames—7 p.m.
Washington Capitals at Edmonton Oilers—7 p.m.
Vancouver Canucks at Arizona Coyotes—8 p.m.
Philadelphia Flyers at Boston Bruins—5 p.m.
Nashville Predators at New Jersey Devils—5 p.m.
Columbus Blue Jackets at St. Louis Blues—6 p.m.
Los Angeles Kings at Minnesota Wild—6 p.m.
New York Rangers at Chicago Blackhawks—6:30 p.m.
Anaheim Ducks at Dallas Stars—6:30 p.m.
The Western Hockey League returns to action tomorrow with 7 games, including the Saskatoon Blades visiting the Red Deer Rebels. 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 8 wins, 4 losses, 1 overtime loss for 17 points…good for 2nd place in the East Division. Red Deer has 8 wins, 4 losses, and 1overtime loss for 17 points…good for 1st place in the Central Division. The Blades’ next home game is Thursday, November 1st against the Kootenay ICE. Game time is 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre.
The Prince Albert Raiders are off until Saturday when they host the Regina Pats. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders have 14 wins, 1 loss for 28 points…good for 1st place in the East Division.
The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League is idle today, but returns to action tomorrow with 5 games, including the Humboldt Broncos visiting the Melfort Mustangs. Humboldt has 10 wins, 5 losses, 1 extra time loss for 21 points…tied for 1st place in the Global Ag Risk Solutions Division. The Broncos next home game is Wednesday against the La Ronge Ice Wolves. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Elgar Peterson Arena.
The Canadian Football League returns to action tomorrow when Week 20 of the season starts with Calgary at Winnipeg. The Saskatchewan Roughriders play their final regular-season game at home against the B-C Lions on Saturday. Game time is 5 p.m. at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. The Green and White have 11 wins, 6 losses for 22 points…good for 2nd place in the West Division. B-C has 9 wins, 7 losses for 18 points…tied for 3rd place in the West.
The Canada West University Football Conference returns to action tomorrow when Week 8 of the season starts with the Saskatchewan Huskies visiting the Regina Rams. CJWW’s broadcast begins at 6 p.m. with play-by-play at 7 p.m. The Dogs have 4 wins, 3 losses for 8 points…tied for 2nd place. Regina has 1 win, 6 losses for 2 points…good for 6th place. The playoffs start the following weekend.
The Prairie Football Conference is idle until Sunday when the championship final is held. The Saskatoon Hilltops host 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 with the play-by-play at 1 p.m. The winner advances directly to host the Canadian Bowl on Saturday, November 17th.
The Major League Baseball playoffs return to action tomorrow as follows…
Boston Red Sox at Los Angeles Dodgers—6:09 p.m.
(Boston leads the best-of-seven World Series 2-0 or Best-of-seven World Series is tied 1-1)
National Basketball Association—4 games:
The Toronto Raptors are off.