The New York Rangers and the team's Alumni Association will team up with Ice Hockey In Harlem to co-host the organization's annual Winter Sports Auction at Park Avenue Country Club on Monday, Jan. 9. The event, which consists of autograph signings and a sports memorabilia auction, will begin at 6 p.m.
Several members of the Blueshirts, including Dominic Moore; Jed Ortmeyer; Ryan Hollweg; Colton Orr; Kevin Weekes; as well as Rangers alumni Adam Graves and Jeff Beukeboom, will be on hand for the 19th annual event.
A variety of exciting sports items will be auctioned off, including:
- Signed Mark Messier Celebration of the Captain Collage
- 1969 Jets Helmet
- Two tickets to the 2006 NHL Awards in Toronto, Canada, including hotel and airfare
- Sidney Crosby signed Penguins jersey
- Derek Jeter game-used glove
- Suite for Ranger Game
For more information on purchasing a ticket to the event, please contact Ice Hockey In Harlem at 212-722-0044 or visit www.icehockeyinharlem.org
Celebrating its 19th year, Ice Hockey In Harlem is a non-profit community-based organization for youth that uses the sport of hockey to promote academic achievement, responsibility, teamwork and good character. The objective of the organization is to provide inspiration, encouragement and guidance to children, leading to better life experiences, education and career opportunities. Since 1987, Ice Hockey In Harlem has enriched the lives of more than 1000 inner-city boys and girls.