|Susan G. Komen For The Cure - Minnesota affiliate, will be honored as the Wild Charity of the Month on October 30. |
In conjunction with the 10th Anniversary of Hockey Fights Cancer and the Minnesota Wild's Charity of the Month for October - Susan G. Komen for the Cure-Minnesota Affiliate - the Wild is launching an online auction on Monday October 22, begeinning at noon and running through Wednesday, October 31. All of the proceeds from this auction will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
to bid on Wild-related items (a full list is below).
The Wild's Breast Cancer Awareness night will be held Tuesday October 30, when the Wild hosts the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Minnesota coaching staff will be wearing pink Hockey Fights Cancer ties, which will be autographed and included in the in-arena silent auction that evening.
A pink, game used, autographed Natalie Darwitz hockey stick will also be included in the in-arena auction. All proceeds from the in-arena auction on October 30 will go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
Items available for auction include:
-Two 2007 Play Off banners autographed by Marian Gaborik
-Pucks autographed by MN Wild 2006 Olympians
-Unsigned, game used sticks from players including Brunette, Sekeras, Wiemer, Chouinard, Fernandez, Brandner, Krivokrasov, Roche, Daigle, Laaksonen
-Veilleux game used, autographed skates
-Burns game used, autographed skates
-Rolston game used, autographed skates
-Boogaard game used, autographed gloves
-Gaborik game used, autographed gloves
-Schultz game used, autographed gloves
-Rolston autographed MN Wild 2007 NHL Draft hat
-Gillies autographed 2007 NHL Draft hat
-Pair of #59 Riley Emmerson 2005 Training camp jerseys
-Dupuis autographed, framed 16x20 action photo
-Rolston autographed 2007 NHL All Star jersey
Pink HFC ties, pink New Era ladies caps as well as a book of highlights from the 2006-2007 season Reflections on a Hockey Season: The 2007 NHL Year in Photographs can also be purchased at www.shop.nhl.com
with a portion of the proceeds going to Hockey Fights Cancer.