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Rogers Hometown Hockey: Sarnia, Ontario

by Staff

Sportsnet will televise "Rogers Hometown Hockey" on Sunday at 6 p.m. ET, prior to the game between the Calgary Flames and Detroit Red Wings. The location this week is Sarnia, Ontario, and the show will celebrate the history of hockey in the city.

Among the features airing on the pregame show:

* Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian astronaut to walk in outer space and a native of Sarnia, discusses his hockey roots.

* Former NHL forward and Hall of Famer Dino Ciccarelli, who played in the NHL for 19 seasons, grew up in Sarnia and talks about how his love for hockey got started at the local rink.

* Steven Stamkos, Alex Galchenyuk and Nail Yakupov are just a few of the players who played for the Sarnia Sting of the Ontario Hockey League. Each of them discuss what the team and the city mean to them.

* Sarnia Sting defenseman Jakob Chychrun, the son of former NHL defenseman Jeff Chychrun, likely will be a top pick in the 2016 NHL Draft. He discusses his journey to this point, which began in Boca Raton, Fla.

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