The Saskatoon/St. Paul Regals were an ice hockey team in the Western Hockey League that existed for one season in 1957-58. The franchise split its home games between Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada and St. Paul, Minnesota, United States.
The Regals moved to Saskatoon/St. Paul two seasons after being formed as the Brandon Regals. As the two city experiment failed, the Regals became the second incarnation of the Saskatoon Quakers for the 1958-59 season before folding altogether. The Regals/Quakers franchise was the last professional hockey team in Saskatchewan.
Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties Pts = Points, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against
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