Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Hamilton/News’ Category

B.C. Lions owner David Braley in hospital

Friday, March 25th, 2016
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David Braley, a prominent Hamilton businessman and philanthropist and owner of the B.C. Lions, has been admitted to a hospital in Vancouver.

Ticats sign head coach/GM Kent Austin to contract extension

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have signed general manager, head coach and vice-president of football operations Kent Austin to a contract extension.

Will Smith’s new film exposes Concussion problem for NFL

Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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Will Smith's new movie Concussion comes to theatres on Christmas Day and it's bound to make NFL fans, players, owners and league management very uncomfortable. Sports Illustrated writer Emily Kaplan explains why.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats QB Collaros could miss start of CFL season

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats could still be without starting quarterback Zach Collaros when next season begins.

Norwood injury means more defensive line shuffles for Ticats

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015
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Defensive end Eric Norwood was injured in last Sunday's East semifinal, the latest of many injuries to hit the key defensive unit this year.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats land defensive back Mike Edem from Montreal Alouettes

Thursday, October 15th, 2015
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats acquired Canadian defensive back Mike Edem from the Montreal Alouettes for two draft picks Wednesday.

Burlington Olympian Oldershaw welcomes baby girl 3 months early

Monday, October 5th, 2015
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A large part of being a world-class athlete is meticulous preparation. But nothing could have prepared Edmonton's Annamay Pierse and Burlington's Mark Oldershaw for the arrival of their first child — almost three months early.

Ticats QB Mathews faces top-ranked Stamps in 1st start

Friday, October 2nd, 2015
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With star quarterback Zach Collaros out for the season, backup Jeff Mathews takes the helm of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats offence and will try to keep the team's drive to the Grey Cup alive on Friday against the visiting Calgary Stampeders (7:30 p.m. ET).

‘Bummed’ Ticats quarterback Zach Collaros will stay near team during rehab

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
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Tiger-Cats quarterback Zach Collaros appeared outside the locker room Tuesday, clearly "bummed" by his season-ending knee injury.

Collaros out for CFL season

Monday, September 21st, 2015
Zach Collaros

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ Grey Cup hopes were dealt a significant blow Monday when the team announced that star quarterback Zach Collaros will miss the rest of the 2015 CFL season with a knee injury.