Saskatoon Blades to host 2013 Memorial Cup


CALGARY — The 2013 Memorial Cup will be held in Saskatoon.

The decision was announced Wednesday in Calgary by the Western Hockey League.

The Red Deer Rebels and Kelowna Rockets were the other finalists to host the annual Canadian Hockey League championship.

The tournament includes the host team plus the league champions from the Western, Ontario and Quebec leagues.

Shawinigan, Que., will host the 2012 Memorial Cup.