Archive for June 23, 2006

In This Game, Six Years is Not a Long Time

Saturday, April 1st, the year was 2000, and the place Mississauga’s Hershey Centre. Thunder Bay’s Kings win an OHL Bantam Cup for the fourth time in six years, this particular one a back-to-back repeat.

The favourite hometown Rebels and the Kings finished the tournament one-two respectively, won their semi-finals, and the championship tilt was a cliffhanger, a game that went to overtime on Global TV. Read more