Hockey: McGill hockey team receives million-dollar birthday gift

The McGill Redmen Hockey Team is in the midst of a superb season, and is currently ranked No. 2 in Canada.

Redmen

he McGill University men’s hockey team turns 134 years old on January 31 with a memorable birthday present.

Stephen T. Molson, who played for the McGill Redmen during his student days, has made a $1-million gift with his wife Nancy Molson to support coaching, player recruitment, and the team’s program development.

This matches the largest gift to a varsity sports team in McGill history, equaling the amount given in 2007 by David and Sheryl Kerr, who established an endowment fund to support women’s hockey at McGill.

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