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No. 2. Bisons Top Huskies

SASKATOON - Alexandra Anderson's tally 34 seconds into the third period stood up as the game-winning goal to help the Manitoba Bisons defeat the Saskatchewan Huskies 2-1 on Friday, Feb. 8 at Merlis Belsher Place. Jordyn Zacharias opened the scoring with her 11th goal of the season at 11:55 of the first period, while Anderson's…

"Love Struck Puck" Night on Valentines Day at Bell MTS Place

WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets wives and girlfriends will be selling autographed "Love Struck Pucks" on Thursday February 14 at the Jets vs Avalanche game. All proceed will go towards Camp Manitou. There are 1,200 pucks custom designed pucks available and each puck is autographed and wrapped to keep their identity a surprise. You can…

Tegan Turner Credits Those Around Her for Track Success

BISON SPORTS - Tegan Turner started running track in grade nine. From the get-go, the Nelson McIntyre grad knew she was suited for sprinting. "My high school track coach kind of shifted everybody towards distance," she says. "But I said, I'm not a distance runner I promise you. He had me run up and down…

Winnipeg Jets and Manitoba Moose Celebrate Indigenous Culture with WASAC Night and Follow Your Dreams Day

TRUE NORTH SPORTS - As part of the NHL's "This is Hockey" initiative, which promotes diversity and inclusiveness in hockey, True North Sports + Entertainment will host two hockey games that celebrate Indigenous culture in Manitoba: Winnipeg Jets WASAC (Winnipeg Aboriginal Sport Achievement Centre) Night on Saturday, Feb. 16, and Manitoba Moose Follow Your Dreams…

Patriots Victory Parade Boasts a Million-Strong Crowd

Superstar Tom Brady and coach Bill Belichick were among the first to greet a million-strong crowd for their victory parade in Boston on Tuesday to celebrate the New England Patriots' record-tying sixth Super Bowl win. Watch this Reuters News video for the full story.

Markus Rurangirwa and Madisson Lawrence are Boston Pizza Bison Sports Athletes of the Week

WINNIPEG — With standout performances at the 10th annual Bison Classic this past weekend, Madisson Lawrence and Markus Rurangirwa from Bison track and field have been named the Boston Pizza Bison Sports Athletes of the Week for the week ending February 5, 2019. The Bison track and field teams hosted the 10th annual Bison Classic…

WHL’s Winnipeg ICE Coming to Wayne Fleming Arena

WINNIPEG — Bison Sports is excited to announce that WHL hockey and the Winnipeg ICE will be coming to the University of Manitoba campus in fall 2019. The WHL (Western Hockey League) announced today that the Kootenay ICE will be relocating to Winnipeg for the 2019-20 season. As part of this, Bison hockey facilities (Wayne…

Rivers to Host 2020 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

The Rivers Curling Club will be hosting the 2020 Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts January 28 to February 2, 2020. “The community of Riverdale is excited to be chosen to host this high-class event,” said Les Wedderburn, Host Committee Chair of the Rivers Curling Club. “The committee and volunteers are already starting the buzz and…

Goldeyes Sign Rookie Right-Handers

The Winnipeg Goldeyes added two players to their 2019 roster on Monday, re-signing right-handed pitcher Brandon Bingel and signing right-handed pitcher Tyler Garkow. Both pitchers have three-plus years of professional experience, but retain rookie classification in the American Association. Bingel posted a 2.85 ERA for the Goldeyes last year in 41 relief appearances. The Peabody,…

All Star Awards presented at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts

Each year at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts presented by Bayer, the Awards & More All-Star Team is selected by the members of the Manitoba Curling Media Association in attendance at the event. The All-Star selection process is supervised by the Association’s President Clayton Dreger of Golden West Radio. The Awards this year were handed…

Lethbridge Scores Late to Beat the Manitoba Bisons

WINNIPEG — A Ryan Chynoweth goal with just 1:09 to go in the third period made the difference on Friday night at Wayne Fleming Arena, as the Lethbridge Pronghorns topped the Manitoba Bisons 5-3. The tally came not long after the hosts had scored to tie the contest at three. “We battled back and got…

Winnipeg Goldeyes Re-Sign Abercrombie

WINNIPEG – The Winnipeg Goldeyes have been hard at work preparing for the 2019 season which begins May 16th on the road against Texas. Tuesday the team re-signed centre fielder Reggie Abercrombie to his sixth season. Last season, On July 10th versus Sioux Falls, Abercrombie stole the 500th base of his professional career. Having already…

Four-Goal First Propels No. 3 Manitoba to 7-3 Win Over Regina

WINNIPEG — Four goals within the first 11 and-a-half minutes of play made the difference on Saturday night at Wayne Fleming Arena, as the No. 3 Manitoba Bisons topped the Regina Cougars 7-3. The trio of Sheridan Oswald, Jordyn Zacharias and Alanna Sharman combined for five points during Manitoba's opening frame run, after registering four…

Brendan Warren Has Been a Natural at Middle

In high school, Brendan Warren was a jack of all trades athletically, involving himself in lacrosse, football, hockey and volleyball. Interestingly, it's the latter of those activities that stuck, despite the fact that the Vincent Massey graduate didn't take volleyball seriously until grade 11 with 204 Volleyball Club. Standing at 6'6", he became a natural…

Brendan Warren and Alanna Sharman are Boston Pizza Bison Sports Athletes of the Week

WINNIPEG – Thanks to a couple game-winning performances from the past weekend, Brendan Warren from men's volleyball and Alanna Sharman from women's hockey have been named the Boston Pizza Bison Sports Athletes of the Week for the week ending January 14, 2019. Since starting in the conference in 2017-18, Bison men’s volleyball second-year middle Brendan…

New Year's Knockout Wows Wrestling Fans

WINNIPEG - Coming off a momentous 2018, Premier Championship Wrestling set the stage for another year of athletics and drama Saturday night at the home base, Double’s Fun Club in St. Vital. The PCW card featured 2 titles bouts and a mini tournament to determine a challenger for the import star appearing at the next…

Bisons Outlast Heat in 30-Point Set

WINNIPEG — A marathon fourth set ended Manitoba’s way as they locked down a weekend sweep of the UBC Okanagan Heat (25-12, 25-21, 21-25, 33-31) on Saturday night at Investors Group Athletic Centre. Veterans Dustin Spiring and Kevin Negus were key down the stretch, including ten kills from the latter in the fourth set and…

Charleston & Marklund Signed by Winnipeg

WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Goldeyes’ 2019 home opener is scheduled for Friday, May 24th versus the Kansas City T-Bones. That may seem a long way from today, but the Goldeyes are busy readying the team for the new Season. The Goldeyes added two players re-signing right-handed pitcher Jack Charleston and signing rookie right-handed pitcher Brandon…

Winnipeg Jets Just Keep Scoring

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Jets keep finding ways to score goals. Friday, Little, Tanev, Connor and Mark Scheifele all extended their point streaks to four games after beating Detroit 4-2. Milestones are being reached by many Winnipeg Jets. Thursday Captain Blake Wheeler played in his 600th NHL career game. Friday forward Bryan Little recorded his 500th…

Team Effort Gives Bisons Win Over Thompson Rivers

WINNIPEG — Led by strong performances from Kearley Abbott and Jocelyn Koswin, the Manitoba Bisons (6-8) beat the Thompson Rivers WolfPack (6-8) Saturday in four sets at the Investors Group Athletic Centre (28-30, 25-22, 25-20, 25-21). The win earns a weekend split for Manitoba after losing in four sets to the WolfPack on Friday evening.…

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