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Humboldt Broncos honoured as late coach wins Willie O'Ree Award

Surviving members of the Humboldt Broncos were honoured at the National Hockey League’s awards night in Las Vegas, accepting the inaugural Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award on behalf of their late head coach, Darcy Haugan. Haugan was one of 16 people killed when the team’s bus collided with a truck while en route to a Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League playoff game ...

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Humboldt Broncos bus crash survivors reunite in Las Vegas for NHL awards

Ten of the people who survived the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash on April 6 have reunited in Las Vegas.  On Monday night, they caught up around the table of a hotel restaurant — some together for the first time since the collision that killed 16 people. “It was something very special. We all missed each other,” said Kaleb Dahlgren. “It’s ...

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Humboldt Broncos survivors to be honoured, reunite at NHL awards

This year’s NHL awards will recognize more than just professional hockey standouts — it will honour survivors and first responders from recent tragedies in Canada and the U.S. The award show will feature “special commemorations of three tragedies that touched the hockey world and garnered immense support from the entire NHL community,” a new release from the league says. … CBC ...

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10 players from SJHL teams heading to Humboldt for upcoming season

Ten players from around the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League are heading to the Humboldt Broncos, after the league’s board of governors voted unanimously to provide players to the team.  The Humboldt Broncos lost 10 players in a tragic collision on April 6 as the team was traveling by bus near Nipawin, Sask. That collision also killed six others, including the team’s head coach, assistant coach, athletic ...

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'Humboldt deserves this': Chandler Stephenson bringing Stanley Cup to Humboldt

Ever since victory was in striking distance for the Washington Capitals, Chandler Stephenson has had one wish: to bring the Stanley Cup to Humboldt, Sask. Now, after a 4-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights, it appears Stephenson will get his chance. “I knew a couple of guys on the bus,” he told reporters after Thursday’s game. “It’s one of ...

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Humboldt Broncos honoured at opening ceremony for Memorial Cup

Musician Jack Semple strummed along on his guitar to a rendition of “Hallelujah” as the Humboldt Broncos were honoured at the opening ceremony of the Memorial Cup on Thursday night. As Semple performed on stage, images of the Broncos were shown on the video board behind him. Will Mitchell carries a Humboldt Broncos flag to the stage during a tribute ...

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Drake dons Humboldt Broncos jersey courtside at Raptors' Game 1

Drake showed his support for the Humboldt hockey community Saturday. The Toronto rapper wore a No. 14 white, green and gold Humboldt Broncos jersey to the Raptors’ opening playoff game against the visiting Washington Wizards at the Air Canada Centre. <blockquote … CBC | NBA News

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