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    January 22, 2014

    VIDEO OF THE WEEK: The Toilers of '33

    This week's feature video of the week is from the Manitoba Basketball Hall of Fame series and the short film, The Toilers of  '33.  The film explores the tragic story of the Winnipeg based Canadian champion basketball team of 1933. After winning the first 2 games of a best of 5 series, the team was flying back from Tulsa, Oklahoma to play the final 3 games when their plane crashed, killing 2 players and injuring many others. Hugh Pennwarden, son of one of the survivors tells his father's story directed by Kevin Nikkel.  Watch the 4 minute film online at...

    The 'Video of the Week' is a feature of the Basketball Manitoba website that highlights a variety of the different basketball coach, referee and heritage videos in our online collection.  See all our videos online at...

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