Pictou Advocate sports

Canadian hoops the big winner

Nerve-racking action. Incredible excitement. Celebration parties on streets, in arenas and bars, in living rooms across our country. Those and similar examples summarize what occurred last week when the Toronto Raptors brought the curtain down on the Golden State Warriors’ reign, bringing the NBA championship to Canada for the first time. “We the North” had...

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Crushers bow in Peewee AAA final

YARMOUTH – The West Hants Warriors are Nova Scotia Mainland Peewee AAA Hockey League Champions. The Warriors edged the Pictou County Crushers 2-1 in overtime on Sunday in the final game of the league championship tournament. The Crushers, Warriors and host Yarmouth Mariners were among teams in the events that also included the Antigonish Bulldogs,...

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Peewee AAA Crushers go 3-1

FREDERICTON, N.B. – The Pictou County Peewee AAA Crushers won their first three games before dropping their quarter-final match at the Buster Harvey Memorial minor hockey tournament last weekend in Fredericton, N.B. The Crushers opened the tournament against the Restigouche Red Wings with a 2-1 win.  Scoring for the Crushers were Wyatt Spence and Kaden...

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Peewee AA Crushers win 5-4

Wyatt Spence scored twice as the Peewee AA Crushers got sweet revenge Saturday in the Mainland Peewee AA Hockey League by edging the West Hants Warriors 5-4 at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The Warriors defeated the Crushers the previous weekend in the Gold Medal game of the hockey tournament in Riverview N.B. Brennan Hood,...

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