NEW YORK / TORONTO --
The National Hockey League (NHL) and National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) announced today that autographed copies of Reflections 2009 -- The NHL Hockey Year in Photographs
will be available for bidding through auction.nhl.com and nhlpa.com. The online auction, which features books signed by NHL team captains and other prominent hockey figures, will commence on October 27 at 6:00 p.m. ET and conclude on November 10 at 9:00 p.m. ET. All proceeds will benefit Hockey Fights Cancer.
Reflections 2009 -- The NHL Hockey Year In Photographs
is the third of an annual visual celebration series published by the NHLPA and the NHL, together with Getty Images, NHL Images and Greystone Books. The book chronicles the highlights and candid, behind-the-scenes images from the 2008-2009 season.
A complete list of signed books available in this auction:
Hockey Fights Cancer is a joint charitable initiative founded in December 1998 by the National Hockey League and National Hockey League Players' Association. It is supported by players, NHL member clubs, NHL alumni, the NHL Officials' Association, professional hockey athletic trainers and equipment managers, corporate marketing partners, broadcast partners and fans throughout North America. The goal of Hockey Fights Cancer is to raise money and awareness for national and local organizations involved in cancer care and research. To date, Hockey Fights Cancer has raised more than $10.5 million.