| |Will Oilers centre Sam Gagner walk away with the most accurate shot this time around? (photo by Andy Devlin / EOHC)
Edmonton, AB – The ever-popular Oilers Skills Competition powered by Reebok returns to Rexall Place on January 22, 2011. In this fan-favourite event, the Oilers go head-to-head in a battle of skill, speed and accuracy in the Hardest Shot, Puck Control, Most Accurate Shot, King of the Shootout and the ever-popular 3-on-3 competition. Proceeds from the Skills Competition will benefit the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation and the NHLPA Goals and Dreams Fund. Purchase tickets online
“The Oilers Skills Competition is a fun-filled day for fans of all ages, at the same time it’s a way for Oilers supporters to make a contribution the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation and the NHLPA’s Goals and Dreams Fund,” said EOCF Executive Director Natalie Minckler.
The Oilers Skills Competition begins at noon on January 22, tickets can be purchased in advance for only $10 or $12 at the door. Secure your seats early, this event often sells out. The Edmonton Oilers are proud to welcome presenting sponsor Reebok, in addition to print and radio partners the Edmonton Sun, 630 CHED, iNews 880, Joe FM and CISN Country. Tickets are now available by visiting edmontonoilers.com or calling 780-414-GOAL (4625).
Edmonton Oilers hockey is presented in part by the Rexall Family of Pharmacies, Molson Canadian, ATB Financial, TELUS, Cenovus Energy and Ford.