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World Cup of Hockey promises to be a disappointment

Robservations …

• The latest World Cup of Hockey is the worst idea since The Wave. The concept allows for matchups that will be lacking in intrigue and patriotic fervour. 606 more words

Canadian Football League

Mark McMorris confident he'll return strong

Snowboarder Mark McMorris knew immediately his season was over. The 22-year-old Regina native continues to recover from surgery after fracturing his right femur Sunday at the Air + Style snowboard event in Los Angeles. 685 more words

Sports

Edmonton Eskimos slotback Chris Getzlaf is ready to be a visitor in his hometown

For most of this century, Chris Getzlaf has been right at home at Mosaic Stadium.

The Regina product played there with his high school, junior and university football teams and, for the past eight CFL seasons, with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. 636 more words

Saskatchewan Roughriders

Edmonton move a first for Regina-raised Chris Getzlaf

Chris Getzlaf is changing shades of green.

And while it’s enough to leave diehard Saskatchewan Roughriders fans feeling some green of their own, with either illness or jealousy, the newest member of the Edmonton Eskimos receiving corps can’t be blamed for feeling a little homesick, himself. 236 more words

Football

Dan Barnes: Chris Getzlaf, Shamawd Chambers star in CFL version of trading places

As if there wasn’t enough hair on it already, the rivalry between the Riders and Eskimos grew another layer on Thursday when Regina-born-and-raised Chris Getzlaf signed a one-year pact with Edmonton. 818 more words

Football

Edmonton Eskimos make Chris Getzlaf signing official

It’s official: Getzlaf is coming to Edmonton.

While those words seem too good to be true for hockey fans in the city who can’t help but conjure up images of Anaheim Ducks star Ryan Getzlaf, it’s his pigskin-playing big brother, Chris, who has joined the Edmonton Eskimos, the club announced Thursday. 653 more words

Football

Chris Getzlaf signs with the Edmonton Eskimos

Free-agent slotback Chris Getzlaf signed with the CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday.

The 33-year-old Regina product became a free agent Feb. 9 after spending eight seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. 150 more words

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