Newsy Lalonde, shown here about 1910 in a cigarette company giveaway
card, helped the Tigers during this period as team hunter. Photo
courtesy of the Hamilton Spectator.
1919 Allan Cup
Before the Hamilton Tigers went professional in 1920 during their
five-year term as an NHL club, the OHA senior team was a good one,
and by 1919 was a contender for the Allan Cup, the top prize in
Canadian amateur hockey. Below is Tim Miller's series about the 1919