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The staff at CJNB/CJNS are prepared for today's CFL season opener as the Riders host Toronto at Mosiac Stadium. Brady Lang, Darian Rae, and Grant Schutte display their Rider pride getting ready for today's broadcast, which kicks off at 4 p.m. with the pre-game show.
The staff at CJNB/CJNS are prepared for today's CFL season opener as the Riders host Toronto at Mosiac Stadium. Brady Lang, Darian Rae, and Grant Schutte display their Rider pride getting ready for today's broadcast, which kicks off at 4 p.m. with the pre-game show. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

2018 Riders season begins tonight on CJNB/CJNS

By Roger White
June 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

It’s a day Riders Nation has had circled on their calendar since Nov. 19, when the Toronto Argonauts defeated the Roughriders 25-21 on their way to capturing the 105th Grey Cup.

Defenceman Connor Smith was selected by the Humboldt Broncos in an effort by the SJHL to help the team replenish their roster following the team's fatal bus crash April 6.
Defenceman Connor Smith was selected by the Humboldt Broncos in an effort by the SJHL to help the team replenish their roster following the team's fatal bus crash April 6. File photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Broncos select Smith from Stars to replenish lineup

By Roger White
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am

A 19-year-old defenceman from the Battlefords North Stars was one of 10 players selected by the Humboldt Broncos to bolster their lineup. The Broncos franchise is rebuilding after the tragic April 6 bus crash that left 16 members of the organization dead and 13 others injured.

The Saskatchewan Rush beat the Rochester Knighthawks 15-10 to win the NLL Cup on June 9, 2018.
The Saskatchewan Rush beat the Rochester Knighthawks 15-10 to win the NLL Cup on June 9, 2018. Saskatchewan Rush/Twitter

Saskatchewan Rush beat Rochester, claim third NLL title in four years

By Keenan Sorokan/CKOM News Staff
June 11, 2018 - 8:45am

The celebrations started early.

Even with three minutes left in the game, Rush Nation knew its team wouldn’t be denied another National Lacrosse League title.

The “We want the cup” chants that rang throughout the game became a distant memory moments later.

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