SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9
The Four Nations Cup, international women’s hockey tournament, continues today and runs through tomorrow at SaskTel Centre. On today’s schedule…
Sweden vs United States—3 p.m.
Finland vs Team Canada—7:30 p.m.
The World Under-17 Hockey Challenge continues today and runs through tomorrow in Saint John and Quispamsis, New Brunswick. It’s semi-final Friday with two games, as follows…
Sweden vs Russia—1 p.m.
Finland vs Team Canada Red—5 p.m.
The remaining four teams are involved in placement games, as follows…
Czech Republic vs United States—10 a.m.
Team Canada White vs Team Canada Black–2 p.m.
(Team Canada Black includes two players from the Saskatoon Blades…defenceman Aidan De La Gourgendiere and left winger Kyle Crnkovic.)
Western Hockey League–9 games:
Saskatoon Blades at Medicine Hat Tigers
(The broadcast on 98-COOL starts at 7:30 p.m. with the Sardinia Family Restaurant pre-game show and the play-by-play at 8:30. The Blades have 10 wins, 7 losses, 2 extra time losses for 22 points…good for 2nd place in the East Division. Medicine Hat has 9 wins, 7 losses, 2 extra time losses for 20 points…good for 3rd place in the Central Division. Saskatoon’s next home game is Tuesday against Medicine Hat. Game time is 7 p.m. at SaskTel Centre.)
Prince Albert Raiders vs Swift Current Broncos
(Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. The Raiders have 16 wins, 1 loss, 0 extra time losses for 32 points…good for 1st place in the East Division. Swift Current has 3 wins, 14 losses, 1 extra time loss for 7 points…good for 6th place in the East.)
Tri-City Americans at Regina Pats—7 p.m.
Red Deer Rebels at Brandon Wheat Kings—7:30 p.m.
Calgary Hitmen at Lethbridge Hurricanes—8 p.m.
Edmonton Oil Kings vs Kootenay ICE—8 p.m. at Cranbrook, B-C
Everett Silvertips at Kamloops Blazers—9 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs at Victoria Royals—9:05 p.m.
Kelowna Rockets vs Seattle Thunderbirds—9:35 p.m. at Kent, Wa.
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League—6 games at 7:30 p.m.:
Humboldt Broncos vs Yorkton Terriers at Elgar Peterson Memorial Arena
(Humboldt has 14 wins, 6 losses, 2 extra time losses for 30 points…good for 1st place in the Global Ag Risk Solutions Division.)
Estevan Bruins at Battlefords North Stars
Melville Millionaires at Kindersley Klippers
Melfort Mustangs at Nipawin Hawks
La Ronge Ice Wolves at Flin Flon Bombers
Notre Dame Hounds at Weyburn Red Wings
Prairie Junior Hockey League:
Carrot River Thunder vs Fort Knox—8 p.m. at Fort Qu’Appelle
Saskatchewan Midget Triple-A Hockey League:
Saskatoon Blazers at Swift Current Legionnaires—8 p.m.
Saskatchewan Female Midget Triple-A Hockey League:
Battlefords Sharks at Notre Dame Hounds—8 p.m.
National Hockey League—6 games:
New Jersey Devils at Toronto Maple Leafs—6 p.m.
Colorado Avalanche at Winnipeg Jets—7 p.m.
Columbus Blue Jackets at Washington Capitals—6 p.m.
New York Rangers at Detroit Red Wings—6:30 p.m.
San Jose Sharks at St. Louis Blues—7 p.m.
Minnesota Wild at Anaheim Ducks—9 p.m.
Canada West University Women’s Hockey Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs U-B-C Thunderbirds—7 p.m. at Merlis Belsher Place
Canada West University Men’s Hockey Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs U-B-C Thunderbirds at Vancouver
Canada West University Volleyball Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Calgary Dinos at the P-A-C
(Women’s match at 6 p.m., followed by the men’s at 8 p.m.)
Canada West University Basketball Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies at Calgary Dinos
(Both the women’s and men’s teams are in action)
The Canada West University Football Conference playoffs return to action tomorrow when the Hardy Cup final is played, as follows…
Saskatchewan Huskies at Calgary Dinos—2 p.m.
(CJWW will have the broadcast, beginning at 1 p.m. with play-by-play at 2 p.m. The winner advances to the Mitchell Bowl U Sports semi-final on Saturday, November 17th.)
The Canadian Football League playoffs begin Sunday…as follows…
East Division semi-final
B-C Lions at Hamilton Tiger-Cats—Noon
(The winner advances to the East Division final the following Sunday in Ottawa against the RedBlacks.)
West Division semi-final
Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Saskatchewan Roughriders—3:30 p.m.
(The winner advances to the West Division final the following Sunday in Calgary against the Stampeders. The Green and White finished with 12 wins, 6 losses for 24 points…good for 2nd place in the West Division. Winnipeg ended up with 10 wins, 8 losses for 20 points…good for 3rd place in the West.)
The Canadian Junior Football League Playoffs are off until Saturday, November 17th when the national final game is played at Saskatoon Minor Football Field, as follows…
Saskatoon Hilltops vs Langley Rams
(Game time is 1 p.m. The broadcast starts at 12:30 p.m. on 92-9, THE BULL.)
National Basketball Association–7 games:
The Toronto Raptors are idle.