Category Archives: Halifax

The Time the Windjammers Played in the Playoffs

With the Toronto Raptors playing the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, and leading the series 2-1, the whole country is talking about basketball.  Today, I am going to tell the story of the only time the Halifax Windjammers … Continue reading

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Jake Sanford Drafted By Yankees!!!

Jake Sanford of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia was drafted yesterday in the third round of the MLB Draft (105th overall) by the New York Yankees.  He is the first Atlantic Canadian drafted by an MLB team since Chris Thibideau (Cole Harbour, … Continue reading

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Ice will be bumpy for Jr. team

Here is another article from the Halifax Daily News archives.  This is from Tuesday, May 24, 1994.  The article discusses the challenges that laid ahead for Halifax’s new QMJHL team.  This team, of course, is the Halifax Mooseheads and they … Continue reading

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HFX Wanderers Promotions Staff Keeps Hitting It Out of the Park

The HFX Wanderers management team has done lots of good things when it comes to promoting their product.  Everything the Canadian Premier League team has done when identifying and promoting the club has been excellent.  The way they have conducted … Continue reading

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Dartmouth welcoming Clippers’ arrival

In recognition of the HFX Wanderers first ever home game in franchise history, let’s look back at the Nova Scotia Clippers first game.  This is an article that appeared in the Halifax Daily News on May 25, 1991. Dartmouth welcoming … Continue reading

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Halifax is Dullsville in Summer

Here is another Alex J. Walling article.  This article is from the July 9, 2007 edition of the Halifax Daily News and discusses how Halifax has no big-time sports going on during the summer months.  Now 11 years later, not … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia Clippers Results

Here are the game results of the Nova Scotia Clippers (Canadian Soccer League, 1991).  The franchise was rewarded in April 1989, played their first game two years later.  The Clippers’ training camp opened April 22 at Cole Harbour Place.  The … Continue reading

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