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MJHL's Neepawa hockey team now called Titans

By: Brayden Hnatiuk
Posted: June 7, 2021 14:31

Team dropped Natives nickname following a push against the use of Indigenous names

Image: Manitoba Junior Hockey League

Neepawa's Junior A Hockey team has unveiled its new name as they'll now be known as the Titans.  

The organization dropped the Natives nickname in 2020 after calls last summer for sports teams to stop the use of Indigenous names and caricatures.

The MJHL is expected to begin its season on Friday, September 17.

More information, including the new jersey design, can be found on the link below.

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