Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League


By Craig Stein After going winless through their first four games of the season (0-2-2-0), the Nipawin Hawks have now rattled off four straight victories, and three in the last three nights, after they beat Melville 3-1 in Sunday’s lone SJHL contest. Brett Harasymuk has had a huge hand in the turnaround.  He was held pointless […]


By Craig Stein Facing 53 shots and stopping 51 of them would normally be enough to for a first star performance and a victory, but Melville’s Brandon Wells didn’t get the necessary run support on Saturday night in Flin Flon, as the Bombers beat the Millionaires for a second straight night, this time 2-0, out-shooting the […]


By Craig Stein BRONCOS CONTINUE TO ROLL The Humboldt Broncos (6-1-0-0) have won six of their first seven games to start the season after Friday night’s 6-1 victory in Melfort.  The Broncos out-shot the Mustangs 38-16, including 17-2 in the third period when they put the game away with three goals. Josh Roberts and Parker Wakaruk […]

Weekend Preview

By Dave Leaderhouse PARITY COMES TO THE FORE DURING SUCCESSFUL SHOWCASE EVENT IN WARMAN The annual Showcase accomplished many things, but the most apparent result of the four-day event was that parity has definitely arrived in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League. Just two teams left Warman with victories in both of their games and the Melville […]


By Craig Stein FOUR DAY EVENT WRAPS UP IN WARMAN The four-day SJHL Showcase event wrapped up with a  pair of games on Wednesday, and both ended in 4-0 scores. In the morning, Kristian Stead stopped all 45 shots he faced as the Nipawin Hawks blanked the Notre Dame Hounds 4-0. Jake Gerbner had a pair of third […]

Broncos back in the winners’ saddle

By Darren Zary – Saskatoon Star Phoenix Photo Credit: Gord Waldner – The StarPhoenix WARMAN — What a difference 365 days make. At this time last year, the Humboldt Broncos were adjusting from a late-summer coaching departure and pains of rebuilding. They struggled out of the gate and finished the season with a 17-36-4-1 record that […]


By Craig Stein NEWEST BOMBER LEADS TEAM TO OT WIN The Flin Flon Bombers knew they were adding some scoring punch when they acquired 20-year-old Dondre Watson from the AJHL’s Spruce Grove Saints during the off-season, but even the most lofty expectations have likely been surpassed early on. Watson scored a hat trick, including the winner […]


By Craig Stein MILLIONAIRES BACK TO EVEN AFTER SWEEPING SHOWCASE The Humboldt Broncos opened up the SJHL Showcase in Warman, dropping their first game of the season, 3-1 to Melville on Sunday, snapping their impressive four game winning streak to kick off the season, but they got right back in the win column Monday morning, getting […]

Players of the Week

By Mike Stackhouse FOR THE WEEK ENDING SEPT.25, 2016 CANALTA HOTELS SJHL PLAYER OF THE WEEK 1996 F Reed Delainey (Edam SK) fired three goals and three assists in four games last week, three of which were played on the road.  Delainey, who’s committed to RIT for next Fall, scored a goal at Yorkton and one […]

Weekend Preview

By Dave Leaderhouse BRONCOS AND BRUINS LOOK TO KEEP UNBEATEN RECORDS INTACT HEADLINING BUSY WEEKEND PRIOR TO SHOWCASE A busy weekend schedule preceeds a busy week as the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League prepares for its annual Showcase event next week in Warman. A number of teams remain undefeated after the first week of the regular schedule […]