04/05/2012 4:03 PM - Rockford, Ill.- As the IceHogs battle for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference, the team has announced plans to celebrate the last two games of the regular season with giveaways and prizes for all fans.
On Friday, April 13, Rockford squares off against the Milwaukee Admirals for the 12th and final time this season at 7:05 p.m. The first 5,000 fans through the doors will receive a 2011-12 IceHogs team photo courtesy of the Rockford Register Star.
Saturday is Fan Appreciation Night as the IceHogs close out their regular season slate against the Charlotte Checkers at 7:05 p.m. Another 5,000 IceHogs team photos will be given away, plus all fans in attendance will have the opportunity to win a variety of prizes.
After every whistle during Saturday’s contest, gift certificates and special offers will be given away from the following businesses:
-SuperSuds Car Care Center
-Buffalo Wild Wings
-Bove’s Auto & Truck Service
-Lou Bachrodt Auto Mall
-Jersey Mike’s Subs
In addition, fans will have the chance to win a jersey off the back of a current IceHogs skater following Saturday’s game. The team will also present numerous player awards before Saturday's tilt. The club will name its most valuable player, rookie of the year, most improved player, best defenseman, hardest hitter and man of the year.
To purchase tickets for any remaining IceHogs home game, call 815-968-5222, visit icehogs.com or stop by the BMO Harris Bank Center Box Office, which is open from 12-5 p.m.