SPORTS/MITCHELL WRISHKO/SPORTS SKED FOR SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH
Western Hockey League-9 games:
Saskatoon Blades vs. Lethbridge Hurricanes
(The broadcast starts at 6:30 on 92-9 THE BULL with play-by-play at 7 p.m. The Blades have 30 wins, 21 losses, 3 extra time losses for 63 points...good for 5th place in the Eastern Conference. Lethbridge has 25 wins, 24 losses, 9 extra time losses for 59 points...good for 6th place in the Eastern Conference.)
Prince Albert Raiders at Swift Current
(Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Centre. Prince Albert has 31 wins, 19 losses, 5 extra time losses for 67 points...good for 2nd place in the Eastern Conference. Swift Current has 25 wins, 24 losses, 5 extra time losses for 55 points...good for 7th place in the Eastern Conference.)
Regina Pats at Brandon Wheat Kings-7:30 p.m.
Moose Jaw Warriors at Kootenay Ice-8 p.m.
Tri-City Americans at Spokane Chiefs-8 p.m.
Calgary Hitmen at Seattle Thunderbirds-9 p.m.
Red Deer Rebels vs Kamloops Blazers-9 p.m.
Vancouver Giants at Prince George Cougars-9 p.m.
Portland Winterhawks at Kelowna Rockets-9 p.m.
National Hockey League:
Pittsburgh at New Jersey, 12 p.m.
Carolina at Philadelphia, 12 p.m.
Edmonton at Detroit, 1 p.m.
Winnipeg at Ottawa, 1 p.m.
Phoenix at San Jose, 3 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Boston, 6 p.m.
Buffalo at N.Y. Islanders, 6 p.m.
Florida at Washington, 6 p.m.
Toronto at Montreal, 6 p.m.
Anaheim at St. Louis, 7 p.m.
Nashville at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
Calgary at Vancouver, 9 p.m.
Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League-5 games at 7:30 p.m.:
Estevan Bruins at Kindersley Klippers
Nipawin Hawks at Notre Dame Hounds
Flin Flon Bombers at Melfort Mustangs
Battlefords North Stars at La Ronge Ice Wolves
Weyburn Redwings at Melville Millionaires
Prairie Junior Hockey League-4 games:
Traveland RV Storm vs Saskatoon Royals-5:00 at Latrace
Southern Rebels vs Delisle Chiefs-7:30
Tri-Town Thunder vs Prince Albert Icehawks-7:30
Saskatoon Quakers vs Ochapowace Thunder-7:45 at Latrace
Midget-AAA Hockey League-5 games
Prince Albert Mintos vs Moose Jaw Generals-7
Saskatoon Contacts vs Swift Current Legionnaires-7 @ Schroh
Tisdale Trojans vs Notre Dame Argos-7:30
Beardy's Blackhawks vs Saskatoon Blazers-7:30
Yorkton Harvest vs Notre Dame Hounds-7:30
Canada West University Women's Hockey Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Lethbridge Pronghorns-7 at Rutherford
CanadaWest University Men's Hockey Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies at Lethbridge Pronghorns
Canada West University Volleyball Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Manitoba Bisons at the P-A-C
(Women's match starts at 6:15, followed by the men at 8 p.m.)
Canada West University Basketball Conference
Saskatchewan Huskies vs Manitoba Bisons at Winnipeg
(Both the women and men are in action)
The Saskatchewan Huskies track and field is taking part in the Queen City Indoor Games, running today in Regina.
On the pebbled ice:
The Canadian Junior Women's and Men's Curling Championships continue today and run through Sunday in Fort MacMurray, Alberta. Saskatchewan is represented by Jessica Hanson's Saskatoon-Granite foursome in the junior women's division. On the junior men's side, by the Brady Scharback quartet from the Saskatoon-Sutherland club. Both squads were unable to make the playoffs...
The Affinity Credit Union-Senior Men's Northern and Southern regional playdowns continues today and runs through Sunday. The Northerns have 16 teams taking part in Outlook with draws today at 10 a.m., 2 and 7 p.m. The Southerns have 16 teams taking part in Moosomin with draws today at 10 a.m., 2 and 7 p.m. Both regionals are modified triple knock-out formats with four teams from each advancing to the provincial championship.
The Provincial Mixed Doubles Championship continues today and runs through Sunday in Regina. A total of 11 teams are taking part, split into two pools for round-robin play...plus playoffs. Draws today at 10:30 a.m., 3, 7 and 9 p.m.
National Basketball Association--5 games:
Toronto Raptors are idle.
Sask Volleyball and the Waldheim Raiders Sask Volleyball Club are hosting the 1st Annual Jordan Zacharias Memorial Volleyball Classic starting today, ending tomorrow at the Hank Ruys Soccer Centre. 29 female teams participating 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. today and 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Sunday.