Devils to honor Rachunek and Vasyunov
Memorial patch to be worn at Saturday's season opener
Friday, 10.07.2011 / 3:00 PM / News
New Jersey Devils
|Karel Rachunek (Getty/NHL Images)|
The 1¼” x 3¼” black patch features “KR • AV” in white stitching and will be worn on the upper right chest. New Jersey will wear the memorial patch on Sat., Oct. 8 vs. Philadelphia and Sat., Oct. 15 at Nashville. Each jersey will be authenticated by the New Jersey Devils-MeiGray game-worn jersey authentication program.
All game-worn jerseys will be autographed by the entire team and auctioned off at auction.nhl.com. The bidding for the home jerseys will start on Thu., Oct. 13 at 6:00 PM ET and conclude Thu., Nov. 3 at 9:00 PM ET. Bidding for the road jerseys will take place from 6:00 PM on Thu., Oct. 20 through 9:00 PM on Thu., Nov. 10. Proceeds will be donated to the Rachunek and Vasyunov families. The minimum opening bid on each jersey is set at $500 (U.S.).
For further information, please contact the Devils’ Communications Department at 973-757-6100 or MeiGray at 888-463-4472 or firstname.lastname@example.org.