Local hero headed to Barrie in August
All proceeds of this event go directly to the Royal Victoria Hospital’s Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Care Expansion Project.
By Terrance Gavan – HN.ca Sports
The Hurricane blows into Barrie, Ontario next month.
Colorado Avalanche forward Matt Duchene will suit up on Thursday August 11 with LA Kings forward Richard Clune, St. Louis Blues forward Stefan Della Rovere, Boston Bruins Goalie Mike Hutchinson, former Maple Leaf Bill Derlago, former Washington Capital Wes Jarvis and Winnipeg Jet Bryan Little.
Simcoe.com reports that the exhibition contest is slated for the Barrie Molson Centre.
“Having a player like Matt Duchene, who is the leading Avalanche goal scorer and an NHL All-Star, is outstanding. This is really shaping up to be one of our most impressive line-ups to date,” said Barrie MP Patrick Brown.
Barrie Advance’s Shaun Sauve, Justin Heran from the Shriners Club, and Joe Johnson from Joe Johnson Equipment have also been added to the line up as community players.
Tickets are available online through www.hockeynightinbarrie.com and can also be purchased at Extreme Tanning locations on 389 Bayfield St and 350 Big Bay Point Rd. For more information, call 705-726-5959.
Other notables include celebrities like Dale Hawerchuk, Rod Black (CTV) Don Cherry, Ron McLean, Michaele Burgess,
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Current Hockey Hall of Famer Dale Hawerchuck, Rising Star Mark Scheifele, Future Hockey Hall of Famer Aaron Ekblad, Barrie Colts Owner Howie Campbell, and Canadian Singer Michael Burgess Join Star Studded Roster for Hockey Night in Barrie1 day 19 hours agoMP Brown is excited to announce the confirmation of Dale Hawerchuck, Mark Scheifele, Aaron Ekblad and Howie Campbell for Hockey Night in Barrie IV on August 11th 2011. “I am elated to have the participation of Dale Hawerchuck who is one of finest players of all time. This is very exciting for Hockey Night in Barrie 4” said MP Brown.
Former NHL Stars Darrin and Darryl Shannon added to Hockey Night in Barrie Roster (MP Brown names 4 community players as well)1 week 2 days agoMP Patrick Brown is excited to announce that the Shannon brothers Darrin and Daryl have confirmed their attendance for this year’s Hockey Night in Barrie at the Barrie Molson Centre on August 11, 2011. Barrie’s largest fundraiser in support of the Royal Victoria Hospital’s Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre.
1 week 6 days agoBarrie-MP Patrick Brown is pleased to announce that tickets are moving fast for Hockey Night in Barrie IV. All proceeds of this event go directly to the Royal Victoria Hospital’s Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Care Expansion Project. Confirmed today is Tampa Bay Lightning star Steve Downie who had 46 points last season. As well confirmed today is NHL player and Coach Dan Maloney.
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6 weeks 1 day agoExciting Additions to Hockey Night in Barrie Roster MP Patrick Brown is excited to announce the confirmation of NHL Hockey Hall of Famer Mike Gartner, as well as Canada’s Defence Minister Peter MacKay to the roster for Hockey Night in Barrie.
6 weeks 1 day agoMP Patrick Brown is happy to announce that Hockey Night in Barrie IV has grown yet again with more celebrity additions set to lace up at the Barrie Molson Centre on August 11, 2011 to play in Barrie’s largest charity hockey game in support of Royal Victoria Hospital’s Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre.
50 weeks 5 days agoMP Patrick Brown is ecstatic to announce that Don Cherry will be joining the star studded line up at Hockey Night in Barrie III on August 12, 2010 at the Barrie Molson Centre. “Don Cherry is a hockey icon in Canada, it is simply incredible and a testament to the growing success of this charity fundraiser that we have the symbol of hockey in Canada attending this event” said MP Patrick Brown.
New Base Commander Meloche joins Hockey Night in Barrie Roster and Wallwin Electric Buys 100 Tickets For The Troops52 weeks 19 hours agoMP Patrick Brown is pleased to announce that because of the hard work of Councilor Alex Nuttall and the generosity of Wallwin Electric, 100 Members of the Canadian Armed Forces based out of Borden will be able to attend the game. “It is so great to see people coming together to support this worthy cause,” said MP Patrick Brown “with all that these brave men and women do for us, providing them with tickets so that they are able to take in a fun filled evening is the least we can do.”
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1 year 1 week agoFans of Hockey Night in Barrie as well as the Barrie Colt’s are in for a treat on August 12, 2010 as two fan favourites are set to return to the Barrie Molson Centre to play in Hockey Night in Barrie. Barrie Colt’s captain and Washington Capitals prospect Stefan Della Rovere and former Barrie Colt and current St. Louis Blue’s forward BJ Crombeen have announced that they will be lacing up their skates at the Barrie Molson Centre for Hockey Night in Barrie in the hopes of helping to raise more funds for the Royal Victoria Hospital.