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‘An awesome feeling’: Paralyzed Humboldt Broncos player inks deal with Adidas

AIRDRIE, ALTA.—A Humboldt Broncos hockey player who was paralyzed in a deadly bus crash last year has signed a multi-year contract with Adidas. “I’m pretty honoured and it’s an awesome feeling,” Ryan Straschnitzki, 20, recently told The Canadian Press from his home in Airdrie, Alta. “I got some nice swag and gear.” Straschnitzki was paralyzed…

Man charged with fraud in money-raising schemes for Humboldt Broncos

By The Canadian Press Wed., Nov. 21, 2018 SASKATOON—RCMP in Saskatchewan say a man has been charged after two fake fundraising efforts for the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team were discovered. Police say a joint investigation last month with the province’s Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority uncovered an alleged investor fraud running under the name…