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Global Hockey Legends Team Up For Hurricane Sandy Relief

Prudential Center Will Play Host to Former Hockey Greats in a Charity Game Benefiting Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund

Tuesday, 04.2.2013 / 9:59 AM ET / Community
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Global Hockey Legends Team Up \r\nFor Hurricane Sandy Relief
Prudential Center Will Play Host to Former Hockey Greats in a Charity Game Benefitting Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund

NEWARK, NJ (April 1, 2013) – North American and Russian hockey legends will face-off April 13, 2013 at 1pm at Prudential Center for a charity game benefitting the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund. All proceeds from the game, featuring New Jersey Devils greats Ken Daneyko, Bruce Driver, Grant Marshall, Jim Dowd, and Sergei Brylin, among others, facing off against a squad of Russian legends including Vyacheslav Fetisov, Alexei Kasatonov, Valery Kamensky, Alexey Yashin and Darius Kasparaitis will support programs designed to address the unmet needs of New Jersey communities in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

The Devils Alumni squad will be joined by fellow alums Bob Carpenter, Billy Guerin, Claude Lemieux, Randy McKay, Stephane Richer and Brendan Shanahan. Skating with the Devils will also be NHL Legends Ron Duguay, Brian Leetch and Brian Propp. Jointly, the North American players have won 25 Stanley Cups.

Tickets for the game will go on sale Tuesday, April 2 at 11am through Ticketmaster by visiting Ticketmaster.com, by charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or by visiting Prudential Center’s Box Office during scheduled business hours. Lower level seating is priced at $20-$40 and VIP seats located on the glass are $100 per ticket and include a pass to a VIP reception following the game. All Ticketmaster service charges and credit card fees have been waived for this event.

In addition to the three 20-minute periods of on-ice action between these legendary hockey players there will also be LIVE auctions of players’ jerseys and autographed items during intermissions. Post-game, an autograph signing for all ticket buyers will take place with select hockey legends.

Skating for the Russian Legends squad will be Vyacheslav Fetisov, Alexey Kasatonov, Valery Kamensky, Darius Kasparaitis, Alexey Yashin, Maxim Mikhaylovsky, Andrei Malkov, Vladimir Antipin, Rustem Kamaletdinov, Alexander Medvedev, Vitaly Prokhorov, Evgeny Chizhmin, Igor Boriskov, Andrey Kovalenko, Igor Varitskiy, Alexey Pogonin, Victor Gordiyuk and Dmitry Tepllyakov.

The Russian Legends will be coached by Sergey Makarov. Celebrity coaches of the North American hockey legends team will be announced later this week.

To learn more about the Global Hockey Legends game, visit www.prucenter.com.


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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 248 187 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 214 184 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 259 206 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 237 199 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 245 224 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 231 211 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 232 208 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 217 204 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 209 201 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 198 213 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 227 248 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 212 223 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 176 209 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 183 219 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 206 257 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 153 269 54

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
A. Henrique 75 16 27 -6 43
M. Cammalleri 68 27 15 2 42
P. Elias 69 13 21 -20 34
S. Gomez 58 7 27 -10 34
S. Bernier 67 16 16 2 32
T. Zajac 74 11 14 -3 25
A. Larsson 64 3 21 2 24
A. Greene 82 3 19 1 22
E. Gelinas 61 6 13 -2 19
M. Ryder 47 6 13 -1 19
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 26 31 9 .925 2.26
K. Kinkaid 6 5 4 .915 2.59