Fedorin Cup Charity Hockey Game to be Held Saturday, August 20 at The Rinks – Anaheim ICE
/ Anaheim Ducks
The 19th annual Fedorin Cup will be held on Saturday, Aug. 20 at THE RINKS – Anaheim ICE. The charity hockey game and VIP Casino Night dinner will benefit the Athletic Sports Fund of America (ASFA) as well as the NHL’s Hockey Fights Cancer initiative, the American Cancer Society, and the USC Norris Cancer Center. A stellar lineup of current NHL players and Ducks alumni will appear in the 2016 Fedorin Cup.
The Athletic Sports Fund of America was established in 1998 in honor of Eric Fedorin, a local hockey player who battled brain cancer.
The charity game will feature past and present NHL players as well as local celebrities. Among the confirmed are Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf, Andrew Cogliano, Clayton Stoner, former Ducks Luca Sbisa and Bryan Allen, and Ducks alumni Sean Pronger, Jason Marshall and Todd Marchant. In addition, former Duck Kyle Calder is also confirmed to play in the charity game along with many more.
The pregame party will begin at 2:30 p.m., followed by warm-ups at 3:45 p.m. and puck drop at 4:15 p.m. in a ‘Team Canada’ vs. ‘Team USA’ format. Festivities also include a silent auction, postgame VIP party with casino-style gaming, appearances by the Anaheim Ducks Street Team, Power Players, and Wild Wing.
A variety of VIP packages for the 2016 Fedorin Cup and Casino Night celebration are available for purchase through www.ASFAmerica.com. In addition, fans can also bid for an amazing opportunity to play in the hockey game alongside NHL greats in an online auction. Admission to the Fedorin Cup is $30 for adults and $10 for children ages 5-17 (5-and-under are free). Anaheim ICE is located at 300 W. Lincoln Ave., Anaheim, CA 92805.
Launched in February 2009, THE RINKS Development Program now consists of seven local skating facilities operated by the Anaheim Ducks: four ice rinks (THE RINKS – Anaheim ICE, THE RINKS - Lakewood ICE, THE RINKS – Westminster ICE and THE RINKS –Yorba Linda ICE), as well as three inline facilities (THE RINKS – Huntington Beach Inline, THE RINKS – Irvine Inline and THE RINKS – Corona Inline). For information on THE RINKS program, visit www.The-Rinks.com.