SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1
Western Hockey League:
Saskatoon Blades vs Kootenay ICE
(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 9 wins, 5 losses, 2 extra time losses for 20 points…good for 2nd place in the East Division. Kootenay has 5 wins, 7 losses, 3 extra time losses for 13 points.
The Prince Albert Raiders return to action tomorrow when they host Kootenay. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders have 15 wins, 1 loss, 0 extra time losses for 30 points…good for 1st place in the East Division.)
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League—2 games:
Flin Flon Bombers at Melfort Mustangs—7:30 p.m.
Kindersley Klippers at Notre Dame Hounds—8 p.m.
(The Humboldt Broncos return to action tomorrow when they host the Melville Millionaires. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Elgar Peterson Arena. Humboldt has 12 wins, 5 losses, 2 extra time losses for 26 points…good for 1st place in the Global Ag Risk Solutions Division.)
Prairie Junior Hockey League:
Prince Albert Titans vs Saskatoon Quakers—7:45 p.m. at Rod Hamm Arena
National Hockey League—13 games:
Winnipeg Jets vs Florida Panthers—Noon at Helsinki, Finland
Dallas Stars at Toronto Maple Leafs—5 p.m.
Washington Capitals at Montreal Canadiens—5:30 p.m.
Buffalo Sabres at Ottawa Senators—5:30 p.m.
Colorado Avalanche at Calgary Flames—7 p.m.
Chicago Blackhawks at Edmonton Oilers—7 p.m.
Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Islanders—5 p.m.
New Jersey Devils at Detroit Red Wings—5:30 p.m.
Nashville Predators at Tampa Bay Lightning—5:30 p.m.
Vegas Golden Knights at St. Louis Blues—6 p.m.
New York Rangers at Anaheim Ducks—8 p.m.
Philadelphia Flyers at Los Angeles Kings—8 p.m.
Columbus Blue Jackets at San Jose Sharks—8:30 p.m.
Saskatoon High School Volleyball League Playoffs:
5-A Girls quarter-finals—4 matches at 6 p.m.
Evan Hardy at Holy Cross
Aden Bowman at Centennial
Bethlehem at St. Joseph
Tommy Douglas at Bishop Mahoney
5-A Boys quarter-finals—4 matches at 7:30 p.m.
Mount Royal at Holy Cross
St. Joseph at Aden Bowman
E-D Feehan at Centennial
Walter Murray at Bethlehem
National Football League—Week 9 starts:
Oakland Raiders at San Francisco 49ers—6:20 p.m.
The Canadian Football League returns to action tomorrow when Week 21 of the season starts with Toronto at Ottawa. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are done with their regular-season. The Green and White finished with 12 wins, 6 losses for 24 points…tied for 1st place in the West Division. Depending on the result of next weekend’s game between the Calgary Stampeders and B-C Lions, the Riders will host, either, the West Division semi-final or the West Division final at Mosaic Stadium in Regina.
The Canada West University Football Conference regular-season is done. The playoffs begin Saturday with the semi-final games, as follows…
Manitoba Bisons at Calgary Dinos—Noon
Saskatchewan Huskies vs U-B-C Thunderbirds at Vancouver—3 p.m.
(CJWW will have the broadcast, beginning at 2 p.m. with play-by-play at 3 p.m. Both teams finished with 5 wins, 3 losses for 10 points, but U-B-C was given second place and home-field for this game by virtue of winning the season series against the Dogs.)
The Canadian Junior Football League Playoffs are idle until Saturday when the national semi-final game is played, as follows…
Hamilton Hurricanes at Langley Rams
(The winner will meet the Prairie Football Conference champion Saskatoon Hilltops in the Canadian Bowl on Saturday, November 17th at Saskatoon Minor Football Field. The broadcast will be on 92-9, THE BULL.)
National Basketball Association—6 games:
The Toronto Raptors are off.