The McGill University men's hockey team turns 134 years old on January 31 with a memorable birthday present. Stephen T. Molson, who played for the McGill Redmen during his student days, has made a $1-million gift with his wife Nancy Molson to support coaching, player recruitment, and the team’s program development. This matches the largest gift to a varsity sports team in McGill history.
It's a $1-million 134th birthday present the McGill University men's hockey team won't soon forget Stephen T. Molson, who once played for the Redmen, and his wife Nancy announced Tuesday they are donating $1 million to player recruitment and the team’s program development.
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The McGill University department of athletics is sad to announce the sudden death of Dr. David Montgomery, a professor for the past 30 years in the department of kinesiology & physical education. He was 56.
Season's Greetings to all. Please note the following holiday building hours for the McGill Sports Centre, from the Dec. 24-Jan. 3 period.
The original rules of basketball, typed out on two pages by McGill grad James Naismith, the sport's Canadian-born inventor, in December 1891, sold at an auction on Friday in New York for nearly $4.5 million — more than twice the expected price.
Hamilton Bulldogs head coach Guy Boucher, who once captained and coached the McGill University Redmen, has won the Louis A.R. Pieri Memorial Award as the most outstanding coach in the American Hockey League.
Martin Raymond, who played and served 14 seasons as head coach of the McGill University men's hockey team, has been appointed as an assistant coach with the National Hockey League's Tampa Bay Lightning. He becomes the sixth former McGill hockey player to make the move up to the NHL coaching ranks.
Steven Stamkos had two goals and an assist to help a couple of McGill University graduates win their first official game as coaches in the National Hockey League, a 5-3 victory for Tampa over the visiting Atlanta Thrashers, Saturday.
Free admission is being offered to anyone who brings a non-perishable food item to any McGill basketball, hockey or volleyball home game this weekend. This kicks of a two-day food drive for the Sun Youth Community Centre, an annual initiative of the McGill Varsity Council, a group that represents all varsity athletes on campus.