Navigation Links
Red Wings Host Breast Cancer Awareness Night
Date:10/24/2007

... Fans Can Support The Cause In A Variety Of Ways ...

DETROIT, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Red Wings will host the team's First Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Night on Friday, October 26, when the team takes on the San Jose Sharks at Joe Louis Arena. Doors open at 6 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. game. The game is part of the National Hockey League's Hockey Fights Cancer month when all NHL players wore special pink decals on the back of their helmets to signify the NHL's collective effort to raise breast cancer awareness.

A variety of activities are scheduled for the evening to allow everyone to get involved and help raise awareness and in the fight against funds for breast cancer.

The team will host breast cancer patients, survivors and their families in an executive suite at the game. In addition, the Red Wings coaches and front office staff will wear pink ties as part of the NHL's Hockey Fights Cancer campaign and several Wings players will use pink tape on their sticks during the pre-game warm-ups. The ties and sticks will be individually autographed and auctioned off during the silent auction on the arena concourse behind Section 115. Other silent auction items include:

-- Autographed pink sticks used by Red Wings players

-- Chris Osgood's game worn jersey from the January 2, 2007 game retiring

Steve Yzerman's jersey

-- Tickets to upcoming shows at the Fox Theatre

Other planned activities and opportunities for fans include:

-- Red Wings Breast Cancer Awareness items available at merchandise

stands throughout the concourse, including:

-- DRW breast cancer awareness pins

-- DRW women's breast cancer zip-up jackets

-- DRW pink breast cancer hats

Wear Pink!

-- All fans in attendance who wear pink will be eligible to win

autographed Red Wings memorabilia. The fan with the best pink

attire will win an autographed Chris Chelios jersey!

Puck Draw

-- The Red Wings wives will hold a puck draw. For just $20, fans can

purchase a puck autographed by one of the current Red Wings.

-- One lucky fan will win the chance to meet a Wings player after the

game.

All proceeds from the breast cancer awareness merchandise sales, the puck draw and the silent auction will benefit local families battling breast cancer.

Tickets for the game are still available through the Joe Louis Arena Box Office, TicketMaster outlets, at http://www.DetroitRedWings.com or by calling 248-645-6666.

Single-game tickets for home games in October, November and December are currently on sale. Season tickets starting at just $22 per seat are available in six, 12, 22 and 35-game packages.

Who: The Detroit Red Wings and all fans attending the October 26 game

against San Jose

What: Detroit Red Wings Breast Cancer Awareness Night

When: Friday, October 26, 2007

Where: Joe Louis Arena

Why: To raise awareness about breast cancer and generate funds for local

families battling the disease


'/>"/>
SOURCE Detroit Red Wings
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Spreading its wings
2. Bird flu in Nigeria spreads its wings to southern states
3. Mood Swings and Late Nights are Signs That Your Teenage Kid is in Love
4. France Celebrates Summer With All-night Music Fest; NY Swings Along
5. Test-tube Babies: Mood Swings are Key to Fertility Choice
6. Consensus on "Combination Therapy" for Breast Cancer
7. Breast cancer treatment to be determined by gene test
8. Ductal lavage may detect early breast cancer
9. Breast Feeding prevents obesity later on in life
10. Exclusive breast-feeding advised for six months in infants recommends World Health Organization
11. Breast milk is essential
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... ... Grass pollen is the main cause of hay fever in the United States, with an ... runs from May to July each year; with the worst time for sufferers being June ... balms ( http://www.haymax.us ) provide an effective defense against grass pollen; they are proven in ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 30, 2017 , ... Youth Futures International (YFI) premiered its ... from high school and college students who have participated in the program every summer. ... YFI is now accepting applications for enrollment. Visit http://www.ghana.yfiexperience.org to learn ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 30, 2017 , ... Sports Brand EXOUS Bodygear announced today ... normally at $29.97; for the remaining days of March, the price will be only ... a special price of just $10 (regular retail price $19.97). , The special promotional ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... three Hours at a Walgreens store in Mississippi. AngioGenesis Labs, makers of HeartBoost, ... Stores in two southeastern states. Ingredients in HeartBoost, an over the counter heart ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... Based ... into the challenges employers face in trying to balance both short-term and long-term ... programs? Adding to the growing complexity, companies are finding that the short-term ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/29/2017)... , March 29, 2017  The leader in ... that Drs. Sam Daher , Manal Ibrahim ... and David Couchat will be the featured microlecture presenters ... upcoming American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) Annual Session, April ... attend the microlectures beginning daily at 11:20 a.m. On ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... Texas , March 29, 2017  Maxor National ... today announced that it has named Leah Bailey ... for all divisions of the company. With ... including the previous 8 years focused on health care, ... During her tenure at Prime, Bailey advised the PBM, ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... 2017  Designers of primary cell wearable medical and ... 50% and extend battery life with the MAX20310 ultra-low ... (PMIC) from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... voltage of just 0.7V for new high-energy density battery ... well as the more common Alkaline battery architecture. With ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: