Article By: Nate Haeni
02/22/2011 2:17 PM - Rockford, Ill.- Chicago Blackhawks legend Bobby Hull will be on hand signing autographs and meeting with fans as the Rockford IceHogs take on the Milwaukee Admirals at the Rockford MetroCentre on Feb. 26 at 7:05 p.m. presented by U.S. Cellular.
From 5:45-6:50 p.m., Hull will be signing autographs outside of Oink Outfitters on the main concourse in the MetroCentre. A limited number of fans will receive a wristband upon entry that authorizes an autograph.
Wristbands will be available at all entrances of the MetroCentre and will be distributed on a first-come first-serve basis. Only fans with a wristband will receive an autograph.
The National Hockey League Hall-of-Famer will drop the ceremonial puck before the game and then return to the concourse to sign autographs for the remaining fans in line.
A select number of copies of Hull’s recent book “The Golden Jet” will be available for purchase in Oink Outfitters and at the signing table.
Tickets to the game can be purchased by calling (815) 968-5222, on-line through www.icehogs.com or in person at the MetroCentre between noon-5 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Also on Feb. 26, the first 2,500 fans to the game will receive an IceHogs Jersey Bag courtesy of ROA, BOB FM and WTVO-TV, channel-17.