January 25th, 2022

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Globe Trotters set to bring excitement to Hat

By JAMES TUBB on January 6th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb “You guys bring your masks and we will bring the fun.” That’s the message Harlem Globetrotter point guard Wham Middleton has for fans ahead of their show Friday in Medicine Hat. The Globetrotters are bringing their Spread Game Tour to Co-op Place Friday night with tickets still available at harlemglobetrotters.com. Middleton says there will ... Read More »

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Tigers’ weekend games postponed

By JAMES TUBB on January 5th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb There will be no games this weekend for the Medicine Hat Tigers The Tigers announced Tuesday morning their two home games this upcoming weekend, Saturday against the Moose Jaw Warriors and Sunday against the Edmonton Oil Kings, were postponed due to the pausing of team activities for the Oil Kings and Warriors after multiple ... Read More »

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Lindstrom shows confidence in WHL debut

By JAMES TUBB on January 4th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb Cayden Lindstrom has had the best of both worlds when it comes to being a Medicine Hat Tiger. He’s been drafted and played in the Western Hockey League, and gets to do so with one of his friends. The 54th overall pick in the 2021 draft signed with the club last Thursday and made ... Read More »

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Tigers drop matinée game in Calgary 4-2

By James Tubb on January 2nd, 2022

The Medicine Hat Tigers lost their mini three game series against the Calgary Hitmen Sunday afternoon. The Tigers lost 4-2 in Calgary Sunday, dropping two of the three games they had against the Hitmen in the last seven days. The Tabbies beat the Hitmen 3-2 in Medicine Hat last Thursday and lost a close 3-1 battle ... Read More »

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Tigers lose 6-1 in first game of 2022

By James Tubb on January 1st, 2022

It wasn’t the start to the New Year the Medicine Hat Tigers would’ve wanted. The Tigers lost 6-1 to the WHL’s top team, the Winnipeg Ice, Saturday night, in their first game of 2022. “We had some chances and didn’t capitalize on them. I think the shots were pretty close, they just seemed to capitalize ... Read More »

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MacKenzie propels Tigers over Hitmen

By James Tubb on December 30th, 2021

Tyler MacKenzie scored his first two goals of the season as the Medicine Hat Tigers defeated the Calgary Hitmen 3-2 Thursday night at Co-op Place. The Tigers got revenge against Calgary, coming off a 3-1 loss to the Hitmen in Calgary Tuesday night.  MacKenzie said he owes the first goal to his line mates of ... Read More »

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Tigers entering process focused on future success

By JAMES TUBB on December 30th, 2021

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb The Medicine Hat Tigers are building for the future. They have a young roster with all but six players 18 years old or under, and are into the unofficial second half of the season with a record of 5-19-3-1. Less than 48 hours after the WHL’s holiday roster freeze was loosened, the Tigers moved ... Read More »

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Tigers embrace rebuild with flurry of moves to close 2021

By MEDICINE HAT NEWS on December 29th, 2021

The Medicine Hat Tigers were only getting started making moves with Monday’s Lukas Svejkovsky trade. Tuesday afternoon the Tigers announced they had acquired two players in a three-way trade involving the Saskatoon Blades and Prince George Cougars. In the deal, Medicine Hat received defenceman Pavel Bocharov and forward Brendan Lee from the Saskatoon Blades, as ... Read More »

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Tabbies drop first game back from holidays

By MEDICINE HAT NEWS on December 29th, 2021

A new lineup brought similar results for the Medicine Hat Tigers. The Tigers lost 3-1 in Calgary against the Hitmen on Tuesday night in their first game back from the Holidays. It was a new-look Tigers lineup, as rookie defenceman Josh Van Mulligan was called up from the Southern Alberta Hockey Academy, and freshly signed ... Read More »

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Tigers trade Svejkovsky to Thunderbirds

By JAMES TUBB on December 28th, 2021

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb The Medicine Hat Tigers have started to look toward the future. On Monday, three weeks before the WHL’s trade deadline, the Tigers shipped star centre Lukas Svejkovsky to the Seattle Thunderbirds. No players came back in the deal but the Tigers received a 2022 first-round pick, a conditional second-rounder in the 2023 draft and ... Read More »

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