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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.

Former Raptor’s GM Glen Grunwald heading back to NBA with the Memphis Grizzlies

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018
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Glen Grunwald, the former director of athletics and recreation at McMaster University, has accepted a new consulting role with the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies.

Longtime CFL receiver Andy Fantuz retires after 12-year career

Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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One of the most productive Canadian receivers in CFL history is calling it quits.