NORFOLK, VA - The Norfolk Admirals are pleased to announce that Mark Cullen has been named the 2005-06 recipient of the Beach Engraving Admirals Most Valuable Player Award, as voted on by the Admirals' players and coaching staff.
Though he has been on recall to the Chicago Blackhawks since March 10th, Cullen remains second on the team in points with 68, tied for first in goals (29), second in assists (39) and tied for second in power play tallies (13).
Earlier, Cullen was named the winner of the American Hockey League's Fred T. Hunt Award as the AHL player who best exemplifies the qualities of sportsmanship, determination and dedication to hockey.
Cullen is the second recipient of the Beach Engraving Admirals Most Valuable Player Award. Rene Bourque was first winner of the MVP Award in 2004-05.
Individual Playoff Tickets for Games 2 and 3 of Norfolk's East Division Semifinal series against the Hershey Bears are now on sale through the Scope Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, charge-by-phone at (757) 671-8100 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Prices are: Gold Level - $17, Red Level - $14, White Level - $12.
Playoff Ticket Packages are available through the Admirals' office. For more information, call the Admirals at (757) 640-1212 or visit www.norfolkadmirals.com.