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:2/13/2016)... Memphis, Tennessee (PRWEB) , ... February 13, 2016 ... ... Practice, the Infusion Nurses Society (INS) states that vein visualization technology should be ... used by healthcare facilities around the world, the INS Standards mandate the use ...
(Date:2/13/2016)... ... , ... In the early or “honeymoon” stage of a relationship, couples strive ... their way to be romantic, and may exaggerate a strength or two in an ... profile. , A recent study from Queendom.com , however, suggests that new ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... 12, 2016 , ... Mystic Buddha Publishing House presents Valentine’s Day tips on ... of Rama - Dr. Frederick Lenz. , According to Publisher Roger Cantu, ... teacher for teaching and helping others. Valentine’s Day celebrates love in all its ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... , ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and serving the lymphoma community through ... over 250 members of South Florida’s philanthropic community at its 10th anniversary Fashion ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Each year, the American Physical Therapy ... Anaheim, CA at the Anaheim Convention Center. Almost 10,000 physical therapists across the country ... in action, learn more about their chosen field and network with their colleagues. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/12/2016)... Feb. 12, 2016 On Thursday, Feb. 11, ... at St. David,s North Austin Medical Center successfully completed ... Xi ® Surgical System with Trumpf Medical,s ... Thiru Lakshman , M.D., colorectal surgeon at the ... utilizing Integrated Table Motion technology, which seamlessly combines the ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... BUFORD, Ga. , Feb. 12 2016  OMS ... office-based dental and medical practitioners, announced today the recent ... website offers visitors a variety of features that enhance ... purchase oral surgery supplies. --> ... Supply is a fairly new company that started in ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... , Maharashtra, February 12, 2016 ... Market research report titled Chronic Inflammation Global Clinical ... a snapshot of the global clinical trials landscape ... clinical trials by Region, Country (G7 & E7), ... point status and reviews top companies involved and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: