Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Hamilton’ Category

Arkells band and fans successfully lobby CFL to change time of Ticats-Argos game

Friday, March 22nd, 2019
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Hundreds of comments, retweets and likes later, the Argonauts agreed to shift the kick-off time to 4 p.m.

Tiger-Cats sign star receiver Brandon Banks to 2-year extension

Monday, January 28th, 2019
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Star receiver Brandon Banks has signed a two-year extension with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

Eric Tillman won’t be returning as Hamilton Tiger-Cats general manager

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are in the market for a new general manager.

Hamilton’s Kia Nurse wants to give young girls opportunity to play at the highest level

Monday, December 10th, 2018
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The 22-year-old from Hamilton recently announced the formation of Kia Nurse Elite, her own Nike-backed program that will play on the Elite Youth Basketball League circuit in the U.S. starting this summer.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats name Orlondo Steinauer new head coach

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are promoting Orlondo Steinauer to head coach and making June Jones the team's associate head coach and offensive co-ordinator.

Tiger-Cats’ Banks out for rest of season with broken collarbone

Sunday, October 21st, 2018
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Hamilton Tiger-Cats wide receiver Brandon Banks will miss the balance of the season with a broken collarbone. He is second in the CFL this season in receptions and receiving yards.

Hamilton’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander off to great start in NBA career

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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In the Los Angeles Clippers' final pre-season game against Maccabi Haifa last week, Hamilton's Shai Gilgeous-Alexander drove to the hoop from halfcourt before muscling through two opponents for an emphatic dunk. The 20-year-old rookie calls it the highlight of his young NBA career thus far.

Collector discovers 103-year-old letter about stolen Hamilton Tigers football jerseys

Sunday, September 30th, 2018
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Collector Ed Agopian recently discovered a letter dated 1915 from a lawyer asking for a stolen football jersey to be returned. Now he's looking for answers.

Hamilton school to be named after Bernie Custis, pro football’s 1st black starting QB

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
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One of Hamilton's newest high schools will be named for Bernie Custis, a local sports legend, longtime educator and the first black quarterback to play for professional football team in North American.

NASCAR Truck Series star from Niagara-on-the-lake comes north for playoff race

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
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Canada's Stewart Friesen has made big strides since adding full-time racing duties in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series to his already busy calendar.