Saskatoon Blades

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Saskatoon Blades
City Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
League Western Hockey League
Conference Eastern
Division East
Founded 1964 (1964)-65
Home arena Credit Union Centre
Colours Navy Blue, Royal Blue, Silver, White
General manager Canada Lorne Molleken
Head coach Canada Lorne Molleken

The Saskatoon Blades are a Canadian professional junior ice hockey team that began playing in 1964. They play in the Western Hockey League.[1] The Blades are the longest team to stay in the WHL in the 48-year history of the League.[2]

They play their home games in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan at the 15,195 seat SaskTel Centre. They were originally founded in 1964 to be a part of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League but transferred leagues when the Western Hockey League was founded in 1966. They have never won the Ed Chynoweth Cup.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Blades Roster". Retrieved 2015-04-24. 
  2. "Blades Introduce New Owner And Staff". Retrieved 25 September 2015. 

Other websites[change | change source]