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04-02-2013, 10:44 AM
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Meh, I'll pass. I generally don't have much interest in "old-timers" games, but for $10 I would have popped on it.
It's going to charity...it's worth it for $20-$35. It's all lower level seats and there's a chance for autographs after the game according to the Pru Center page.
Prudential Center Will Play Host to Former Hockey Greats in a Charity Game Benefitting Mary Pat Christie’s Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund
North American and Russian hockey legends will face-off April 13, 2013 at 1pm at Prudential Center for a charity game benefitting the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund. All proceeds from the game, featuring New Jersey Devils greats Ken Daneyko, Bruce Driver, Grant Marshall, Jim Dowd, and Sergei Brylin, among others, facing off against a squad of Russian legends including Vyacheslav Fetisov, Alexei Kasatonov, Valery Kamensky, Alexey Yashin and Darius Kasparaitis will support programs designed to address the unmet needs of New Jersey communities in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
The Devils Alumni squad will be joined by fellow alums Bob Carpenter, Billy Guerin, Claude Lemieux, Randy McKay, Stephane Richer and Brendan Shanahan. Skating with the Devils will also be NHL Legends Ron Duguay, Brian Leetch and Brian Propp. Jointly, the North American players have won 25 Stanley Cups.
Tickets for the game will go on sale Tuesday, April 2 at 11am through Ticketmaster by visiting Ticketmaster.com, by charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or by visiting Prudential Center’s Box Office during scheduled business hours. Lower level seating is priced at $20-$40 and VIP seats located on the glass are $100 per ticket and include a pass to a VIP reception following the game. All Ticketmaster service charges and credit card fees have been waived for this event.
In addition to the three 20-minute periods of on-ice action between these legendary hockey players there will also be LIVE auctions of players’ jerseys and autographed items during intermissions. Post-game, an autograph signing for all ticket buyers will take place with select hockey legends.
Skating for the Russian Legends squad will be Vyacheslav Fetisov, Alexey Kasatonov, Valery Kamensky, Darius Kasparaitis, Alexey Yashin, Maxim Mikhaylovsky, Andrei Malkov, Vladimir Antipin, Rustem Kamaletdinov, Alexander Medvedev, Vitaly Prokhorov, Evgeny Chizhmin, Igor Boriskov, Andrey Kovalenko, Igor Varitskiy, Alexey Pogonin, Victor Gordiyuk and Dmitry Tepllyakov.
The Russian Legends will be coached by Sergey Makarov. Celebrity coaches of the North American hockey legends team will be announced later this week.
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