IceHogs & Hockey Fights Cancer History
Since 1998, Hockey Fights Cancer, a joint initiative of the NHL and NHL Players' Association, has been uniting the hockey community in support of cancer patients and their families. The IceHogs will host their third annual event on Nov. 26th. The IceHogs will honor and recognize those whose lives have been impacted by cancer.
- The IceHogs will wear limited-edition lavender Hockey Fights Cancer themed jerseys for the contest, and the specialty sweaters will be auction off throughout the game, with proceeds benefitting SwedishAmerican Foundation.
- Fans will have a chance to bid on several different Hockey Fights Cancer jerseys.
- Fans in attendance could have also bid via DASH, an online auction platform, silent auction. Additional jerseys will also be available on DASH following the game.
Stick it to Cancer
IceHogs player's played for fans’ loved ones on Hockey Fights Cancer Night. IceHogs players wrote the name of a fan’s loved one on his stick for Hockey Fights Cancer and play “in honor of” that fan’s loved one during Friday’s game.
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