SAN JOSE - The San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) today announced several additions to the Alumni Night schedule in celebration of their 25th National Hockey League season.
Alumni Nights, featuring many of the most popular and prominent Sharks alumni in franchise history, will include a brief pre-game video tribute, dropping of the ceremonial first puck and visits to the Sharks television and radio broadcasts. In the days surrounding the alumni game night, the former players will also engage in community and fan engagement activities.
Jamie Baker, the Sharks current color television analyst and author of the biggest goal in Sharks history, will be recognized on Nov. 25 prior to the Chicago Blackhawks game.
Arturs Irbe, who authored some of the Sharks most dramatic victories in net between 1991 and 1996, returns to San Jose on Jan. 24 when the Sharks host the Los Angeles Kings.
Former Sharks captain Jeff Odgers, one of the toughest players to ever don a Sharks uniform and a fan-favorite, will be at SAP Center on March 19.
A special ticket package, featuring a player T-shirt of each alumni and the opportunity to meet the former player in person will also be offered. More information can be found at SJSharks.com/promotions.
|DATE ||OPPONENT ||ALUMNI ||NOTES |
|Nov. 25 ||Chicago ||Jamie Baker || |
|Nov. 28 ||Calgary ||Ryane Clowe || |
|Dec. 5 ||Tampa Bay ||Bryan Marchment || |
|Dec. 12 ||Minnesota ||Mike Rathje || |
|Jan. 2 ||Winnipeg ||Kyle McLaren || |
|Jan. 9 ||Toronto ||Mike Ricci ||Mike Ricci Mini-Locker Giveaway presented by AAA |
|Jan. 18 ||Ottawa ||Igor Larionov || |
|Jan. 23 ||Minnesota ||Gary Suter || |
|Jan. 24 ||Los Angeles ||Arturs Irbe || |
|March 5 ||Vancouver ||Marco Sturm & Jeff Friesen || |
|March 12 ||Washington ||Evgeni Nabokov ||Evgeni Nabokov Mini-Locker |
|March 19 ||NY Rangers ||Jeff Odgers || |
*Additional Alumni Nights may be added at a later date