BOSTON, MA – Bruins Forward Patrice Bergeron is teaming up with 98.5 The Sports Hub and the entire 2014-15 Bruins roster for the eighth annual "Cuts for a Cause" event on Tuesday, March 24 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (VIP session: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.) at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel (50 Park Plaza at Arlington, Boston, MA). For the first time ever, Bergeron and all twenty-three of his teammates will have their heads shaved by auction winners to show their support and raise money for the Boston Bruins Foundation and Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center. 98.5 The Sports Hub personalities Mike Felger, Tony Massarotti, and ‘Big’ Jim Murray will also have their heads shaved during an upcoming broadcast of the Felger and Mazz show.
Bruins fans can bid on the opportunity to shave the head of their favorite participating Bruins player by visiting bostonbruins.com/cutsforacause. The bidding begins on Monday, March 16 at 10:00 AM. Auction winners will also receive admission to the VIP session from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. where they will meet and greet the players on the event floor.
Fans can purchase tickets to the event, hosted by Patrice Bergeron along with Fred "Toucher" Toettcher and Rich Shertenlieb of the Toucher & Rich show on 98.5 The Sports Hub, at bostonbruins.com/cutsforacause. General Admission tickets are available for $30, ticket prices do not include processing fees.
Over the past seven years the Cuts for a Cause event has raised over $360,000 for charity.
Media interested in covering the event should email Erika Wentzell (firstname.lastname@example.org) for credentials and additional media information.
WHAT: The eighth annual "Cuts for a Cause" to benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation and Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center
WHERE: Boston Park Plaza Hotel, (50 Park Plaza at Arlington, Boston, MA)
WHEN: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. (VIP session: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.)
BRUINS PARTICIPATING: The entire current Bruins roster