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Bombers Lose $7M

WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Blue Bombers began 2020 in the black to the tune of almost $13 million but because of COVID-19, they are reporting a loss of $7 million. The team's financial report for last year says revenues were down over $32 million, compared to 2019. Even with no games being played, it still…

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Bombers Lose $7M

WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Blue Bombers began 2020 in the black to the tune of almost $13 million but because of COVID-19, they are reporting a loss of $7 million. The team's financial report for last year says revenues were down over $32 million, compared to 2019. Even with no games being played, it still…

CFL & XFL Collaborate

WINNIPEG - The CFL and XFL have agreed to work together to identify opportunities for the leagues to collaborate, innovate and grow the game of football. CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie issued the following statement: “Canada has an exciting game and devoted fans, and our discussion with the XFL provides a tremendous opportunity to build on…

Moose Home Opener Tonight

WINNIPEG - The Manitoba Moose play their home opener tonight against the Toronto Marlies. The game goes at 6 p.m. at Bell MTS Place. However, the Moose will switch to Bell MTS Iceplex after returning from their first road trip late this month. The teams says this is due to enhanced NHL protocols introduced last…

MJHL Cancels Season

WINNIPEG - The Manitoba Junior Hockey League has cancelled the remainder of its season including regular season games and the playoffs. "After multiple discussions with Public Health, representatives of the Provincial Government, Facility Managers and Stakeholders, The MJHL Board of Governors have determined that the resumption and completion of the 2020-21 regular league / playoff…

Minor Hockey Cancelled

WINNIPEG - Hockey Winnipeg officially cancelled the rest of the current minor league season on the weekend, including the playoffs. In a statement, President Chris Hall and Executive Director Ian McArton said current COVID-19 restrictions, timelines and ice availability just don't make a season feasible. It's not clear yet how any refunds to parents might…

Jets Trade Laine

WINNIPEG - Two teams with disgruntled superstars have made a blockbuster deal. The Jets have traded star winger Patrik Laine to the Columbus Blue Jackets. In return for Laine and centre Jack Roslovic, the jets will get star centre Pierre-Luc Dubois and a third round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft. The Jets also retain…

Harris Resigns With Bombers

WINNIPEG - Running back Andrew Harris has agreed to a one year contract extension with the Blue Bombers. The Winnipegger was set to become a free agent next month. He joined the blue and gold in 2016 as a free agent and has since become one of the most decorated players in the CFL. He…

Jets Season Begins Tonight

WINNIPEG - The Jets begin their 56 game regular season tonight at Bell MTS Place against the Calgary Flames. It's one of 11 games around the NHL, including the Vancouver Canucks at the Edmonton Oilers. The last time the Jets played was also against the Flames when Calgary eliminated them in four games last summer.…

Hockey Season Begins Tonight

WINNIPEG - The 56 game NHL season gets underway tonight with five games. Two of the matchups feature Canadian teams. The Canadiens are at the Maple Leafs and the Oilers host the Canucks. The Jets open their regular season tomorrow night when they play the Flames in an empty Bell MTS Place. Commissioner Gary Bettman…

Bombers Ink 3 More Players

WINNIPEG - The Blue Bombers have announce the resigning of a trio of players today. Special teamer Mike Miller has agreed to a one year contract extension. In 2019, he was voted the most outstanding special teamer in the west. Miller is only six tackles away from being the CFL's all-time special teams leading tackler.…

Jets Scrimmage Today

WINNIPEG - The Jets will scrimmage at 11:30 today at Bell MTS Iceplex. The public won't be allowed in. Because there won't be pre-season games this year, this scrimmage has become much more important. The Jets begin their regular season a week from tomorrow against the Calgary Flames. Photos: @NHLJets

Bombers Sign 2 Players

WINNIPEG - The Blue Bombers have resigned two important players. Left tackle Stanley Bryant will be back and so will receiver Nic Demski. Bryant signed a one year contract extension, while Demski agreed to two more years. The hope now is that there will be a CFL season this year after COVID-19 forced a year…

Jets New Division

WINNIPEG - The NHL has renamed its divisions after partnering with Discover, Honda, MassMutual and Scotiabank. Each team will play every other team in its division eight times, except in the Scotia NHL North Division where teams including our Jets will take each other on nine or 10 times to minimize travel. Scotia NHL North…

Day 2 Of Jets Camp

WINNIPEG - Jets training camp continues today at Bell MTS Iceplex. Off the ice during day one yesterday, Patrick Laine was asked several times by reporters about his future with the club. Each time he gave a version of how he’s just working hard and trying to be the best player he can be to…

No High School Hockey

WINNIPEG - There won't be high school hockey in the city this year. The Winnipeg High School Hockey League has cancelled its 2021 season due to COVID-19. The league says it expects code red restrictions to continue beyond Friday and with students currently learning remotely, it just doesn't makes sense to have practices and games.…

Streveler Gets His Chance

WINNIPEG- Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber quarterback Chris Streveler threw his first pass in the NFL on Sunday. He also tossed a touchdown but that was about it. Streveler came in for an injured Kyler Murray in the first quarter against the Los Angeles Rams and played until the start of the fourth quarter when Murray…

Strevy's NFL Debut

WINNIPEG - Former Blue Bomber quarterback Chris Streveler saw his first action as an Arizona Cardinal yesterday. His three yard run late in the third quarter kept a drive alive as the Cards knocked off the San Francisco 49ers 24-20. Got in on a little wedge action and we got a huge dub! Fun day…

Strevy Makes Cards

WINNIPEG - Former Blue Bomber quarterback Chris Streveler has made the roster of the Arizona Cardinals. So thankful to even be in this position. Thank you to everyone reaching out. Your love and support means more than you guys could ever know! Now the work continues. https://t.co/x20mtf48BS — Chris Streveler (@cstrevy) September 5, 2020 When…

No Junior Hockey Yet

WINNIPEG - The governing body for junior hockey in the province says there won't be any tournaments for at least a few more months. Hockey Manitoba says the soonest a tournament can happen is November. The hope was that sanctioned events could begin September 1st but because of spiking COVID-19 numbers, there will be no…

No CFL In 2020

WINNIPEG - Our city won't be playing host to a CFL season this year. The Canadian Football League is shifting its focus to 2021 and beyond after deciding not to play a shortened season this Fall. “Our league governors decided today it is in the best long-term interests of the CFL to concentrate on the…

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