NLL Award for Indigenous Players Coming

Award contenders might include Cody Jamieson, Lyle Thompson, and Doug Jamieson.

Brad Challoner suggests NLL award for Indigenous players By Josh Giles Writer In a round table discussion show called ‘All Talk No Action’ NLL broadcasters were coming up with ideas of possible awards that could be added to the NLL list. Brad Challoner introduced the idea of the league returning to their roots and honouring the best First Nations talent in the league. Calling it the Gaylord Powless Award, he came up with three finalists on the spot in Lyle Thompson, Doug Jamieson, and Cody Jamieson. “This was something that I’ve been marinating on for a while. If the award was real, it wouldn’t just honour the best on the floor but the best in the communities, who represent their culture and their game,” said Challoner. Challoner says he knows…

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