– Together with the Boston Bruins
and USA Hockey, the National Hockey League will host the 2010 Lester Patrick
Awards on the evening of Wednesday, October 27
at TD Garden
, the NHL announced today.
Hockey Hall of Famer Cam Neely
, college coaching legends Jack Parker
and Jerry York
and AHL President David Andrews
will be recognized with the Lester Patrick
Trophy in a ceremony for their outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
The award, one of the most prestigious in hockey, was presented to the National Hockey League by the New York Rangers
in 1966. It honors the memory of Lester Patrick
, who spent 50 years in hockey as a player, coach and general manager and was a pioneer in the sport's development.
Tickets for the event are $175 each and all proceeds benefit the USA Hockey Foundation.To order tickets, please visit www.nhl.com/lesterpatrick