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Dieter Brock Says -  "I was a Winnipeg Blue Bomber Quarterback"

WINNIPEG - The Birmingham Rifle, an intimate look into the life of the CFL Hall of Fame quarterback, Dieter Brock, is set to be released on October 22nd. With his notable, humble personality, Brock lays it all on the line and shares stories and insights about some of his behind-the-scenes moments in professional football and…

RECALL - Europe’s Best brand Field Berry Mixes

Health Canada says a brand of frozen mixed berries is being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Hain Celestial Canada, ULC is recalling Europe’s Best brand Field Berry Mixes. It says the recall was triggered by a recall in another country, but no illnesses associated with the product have…

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Dieter Brock Says - "I was a Winnipeg Blue Bomber Quarterback"

WINNIPEG - The Birmingham Rifle, an intimate look into the life of the CFL Hall of Fame quarterback, Dieter Brock, is set to be released on October 22nd. With his notable, humble personality, Brock lays it all on the line and shares stories and insights about some of his behind-the-scenes moments in professional football and…

RECALL - Europe’s Best brand Field Berry Mixes

Health Canada says a brand of frozen mixed berries is being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Hain Celestial Canada, ULC is recalling Europe’s Best brand Field Berry Mixes. It says the recall was triggered by a recall in another country, but no illnesses associated with the product have…

Alanna Sharman Will Play at Hockey Canada Summer Showcase

WINNIPEG — Bison women’s hockey forward Alanna Sharman invited to play at Hockey Canada’s Summer Showcase. Sharman will be one of 20 U SPORTS All-Stars participating at the event in Calgary from August 2 to 11, 2018. Sharman, who is entering her fifth year with Manitoba in 2018-19, was selected as one of the best…

The Good, The Bad, The Ugly - Lions Devourer Bombers

WINNIPEG - The good, the bad, and the ugly, were all components of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber performance against the B.C Lions Saturday night, and sadly they were in that order as the Lions stormed back from 17 points down to stun the Bombers with a 20-17 win. Lions quarterback Travis Lulay, making his first…

Goldeyes and Racing Live This Weekend

WINNIPEG - It’s back to TV for Winnipeg Blue Bombers fans, but there is still plenty to do in Winnipeg this weekend if you’re a sports enthusiast. While the Bombers head into B.C. Place Stadium on Saturday night (9 p.m. CDT on TSN) to partake of a re-match with the B.C. Lions -- the team…

Bison Volleyball Adds an Ben Carleton International Recruit

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Bison have gone down under for it's newest recruit on the men's volleyball team left side hitter Ben Carleton. Carleton, 18, is from Brisbane, Australia. The 6’5” hitter recently represented his home country in the U17 Asian Men’s Beach Volleyball Championship and will play for Australia at the U20 Men’s Asian Volleyball…

Bison Athletes Claim Silver Medals at Track & Field Championships

WINNIPEG — It was a shinny finish for Manitoba Bison athletes at the 2018 Canadian Track and Field Championships in Ottawa. Manitoba Bison athletes won silver in both the men’s 4 x 100m (U20) and men’s 4 x 400m relay (senior). Getting the silver in the 4 x 100m (U20) was the Bison Athletics Club…

Manitoba Moose to Play 76 Games in the 2018/19 Season

WINNIPEG - The Manitoba Moose kick off their 76-game 2018 - 2019 Season on Friday, October 5th in Iowa against the Wild. The Moose home opener is set for Friday, October 12th against the Belleville Senators. You can see the entire schedule here. For a third straight season, the Moose have increased their number of…

Scott Taylor Says: Gourneau is Heating Up

Antonio Whitehall, Kayla Pizarro and Rohan Singh each won twice while top trainer Jerry Gourneau sent three winners to post as the cream appears to be rising to the top at Assiniboia Downs. As we near the midway point of 50 days of live thoroughbred racing, the jockeys are jockeying for positioning, while Gourneau is…

Bighill Named CFL Top Performer

It’s been quite a week for Bomber linebacker Adam Bighill. On Tuesday, the league announced that Bighill has been named a Shaw CFL Top Performer of the week after his best game in a Bomber uniform this past Saturday. Bighill had two interceptions including a 55-yard pick-six against his former club the B.C Lions last…

Winnipeg Goldeyes Lose the Longest Game in History

WINNIPEG – The Goldeyes lost 4-2 to the Sioux Falls Canaries in 18 innings, a new record for longest game, at Shaw Park on Tuesday afternoon. Tied at 2-2 in the top of the 18th inning, David Bergin lined a double to left field. Chris Grayson followed with a two-run home run down the right…

6 Manitobans Invited to World Junior Showcase

Every hockey player has a dream of playing for their country. Forty of Canada’s top junior hockey players begin their quest to fulfill the dream of representing Canada. Six Manitoba players are among the forty hopefuls all vying for a chance to play for Canada at the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship. Players have received…

Winnipeg Whips BC

WINNIPEG - Big players turn up in big games, and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers were led by two of the best in the CFL, with Andrew Harris and Adam Bighill both making big impacts in a 41-19 win over the B.C Lions at Investors Group Field on Saturday night. Bighill, who played with the B.C…

Fargo-Moorhead Beats Winnipeg 7 - 6

FARGO, ND – The Goldeyes lost 7-6 to the Fargo-Moorhead at Newman Outdoor Field on Saturday night. Tied at 6-6 in the bottom of the ninth inning, Brennan Metzger drew a leadoff walk, stole second, and advanced to third when Leobaldo Pina reached on an error charged to Tommy Mendonca. After Steve Zimmerman popped out…

Three Manitoba Athletes Join Bisons Track & Field Team

WINNIPEG — Four new recruits have joined the Manitoba Bisons Track and Field Team for the upcoming 2018-19 season. Three of the athletes are from Manitoba and one from Regina. Matthew Exner and Jack Taylor join Manitoba’s male middle distance runners, while Amy Klippenstein and Amber Schneider join the female middle distance team. Three of…

Scott Taylor Asks: Why Worry About the Bombers?

I am always fascinated by CFL fans who get their knickers in a pinch in early July. Make no mistake, I understand what it’s like to be a real fan. You ride the highs and mourn the lows and you have every right to criticize your team. It’s part of the fun. But when it…

Has Escape Clause Become Too Good?

Last weekend, Assiniboia Downs enjoyed one of its most successful Canada Day celebrations ever. On Sunday, the parking lot was filled and the third-floor grandstand was almost standing room only as the largest Canada Day crowd in decades celebrated Canada’s 151st birthday. According to the veterans, it looked more like Derby Day than a holiday…

Manitoba Moose Sign 7 Players Including Peter Stoykewych

WINNIPEG - It may seem like a long time before hockey starts another season, not for the Manitoba Moose they've been busy with multiple signings. The team announced Tuesday that they have signed defenceman Peter Stoykewych to a two-year contract. Defencemen Charles-David Beaudoin, Jacob Cederholm, Justin Woods, forwards Matt Ustaski, Kristian Reichel and goaltender Ken…

Humboldt Broncos Play Comes Out of Coma, Unable to Speak

SASKATOON — A junior hockey player who was injured in the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash is making progress but is not yet able to speak. Defenceman Layne Matechuk’s family released a statement on Friday updating his recovery from a brain injury. His family said he was in a coma for the first month and…

Jets Make Trade with Montreal, Gain a Defenseman & Lose Stastny to Vegas

WINNIPEG - Sunday was the first day of free agency across the NHL, and it was busy for the Winnipeg. Paul Stastny signed with the Las Vegas Golden Nights. On @NHLJets Twitter Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff said "It was never a situation about willing to pay or anything like that. It was about what we…

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