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Nova Scotia lacrosse heroes celebrate 25th anniversary

The First Nations began playing the sport more than 500 years ago. Today lacrosse not only remains an integral part of native culture, but is played by thousands of people across Canada. From its origin as 'The Creator's Game' to the overwhelming popularity of the Toronto Rock and the modern game, lacrosse has survived the test of time after treading down a long, controversial path that led it to become recognized as Canada's official national sport.

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Commemorating the 1973 Nova Scotia lacrosse team 25 years after their silver medal at the Canada Games.
Medium: Television
Program: 1st Edition
Broadcast Date: July 16, 1998
Guest(s): Gary Bottomley, Rick Gautreau
Duration: 1:57

Last updated: January 31, 2013

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