The Senators split into two squads to compete head-to-head in various skill events including the puck control relay, fastest skater, hardest shot, accuracy shooting, skills challenge and the 3-on-3 competition. Senators alternate captain Dion Phaneuf and Senators captain Erik Karlsson will lead their respective teams with minor hockey players from the National Capital Region participating alongside the Senators once again.
This event has raised more than $700,000 over the past eight years
On behalf of Sport Chek, the Senators will donate this year's net proceeds to the Ottawa Senators Foundation in support of the Sens RINK project and the NHLPA Goals and Dreams Fund.
Over the past eight years, more than 130,000 fans have attended Sens Skills presented by Sport Chek with the Senators and the NHLPA donating more than $700,000 to local charities on behalf of their partners.