James McCarthy | Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Habs roster announced
SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE - The official roster for the Montreal Canadiens Alumni has been released for their charity tilt against the RCMP/Yk Fire Department squad on Jan. 25.
Pierre Dagenais, Mathieu Dandenault, Dan Daoust, Gilbert Delorme, Jocelyn Lemieux, Normand Dupont, Rick Green, Yves Racine, Richard Sevigny, Steve Shutt and coach Guy Lafleur.
Tickets for the game are still on sale and can be purchased at City Hall and the Fieldhouse. Proceeds from the game will be split between the Randy McBride Hockey Project Fund and Helmets for Hardy.
Curlers set for battle
SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE - Two Yellowknife rinks will be vying to be called the best in the territory at the NWT Ladies Curling Championship in Inuvik, which gets underway tomorrow.
Kerry Galusha, the defending champion, and Ann McKellar-Gillis will be flying the flag for the city as they will be playing a rink from the host community. The top two teams from the tournament will earn the right to play the two best teams from the Yukon in the NWT-Yukon Tournament of Hearts playdown in Yellowknife next year.
Get your nominations in
SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE - The Aboriginal Sports Circle of the NWT is preparing to host its annual Awards Dinner on Jan. 23, but they need some people to hand the awards out to.
They're looking for nominations in one of four categories – coach, athlete, community builder and culture. Nominees must be of First Nations descent.
The deadline for nominations is Friday. You can submit your nominations by contacting Aaron Wells.
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