The 2017 NHL ALUMNI BENEFIT TOUR Presented by Scotiabank! celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Law Enforcement torch run your favorite former NHL legends face off against the Law Enforcement All Stars in support OF SPECIAL OLYMPICS
(December 8th, 2017 –Wellington) –The Essroc Arena, will play host to Hockey Night in Wellington County Friday December 8th, 2017!
Scotiabank proudly presents the 2017 NHL Alumni Benefit Tour featuring NHL legends from Stanley Cup winning teams, classic original 6 hockey teams and local former NHLers representing your hometown all in support of Special Olympics Ontario and the Law Enforcement Torch Run! The NHL Alumni Tour has proudly hosted hockey legends such as Walter Gretzky, Wendel Clark, Curtis Joseph, Tiger Williams, Theo Fleury and many more!
The Scotiabank NHL Alumni Benefit Tour gives fans a unique experience and an evening to remember that showcases top shelf hockey skills, on ice pranks and old fashioned hockey nostalgia. This great evening provides something for fans of all ages and gives you an exciting opportunity to see a lighter side of these hockey greats while raising money for a great cause.
The Scotiabank NHL Alumni Benefit Tour supports the Special Olympics and Law Enforcement Torch Run’s mission “To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities.” Join us for a special night as we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Law Enforcement Torch Run Ontario!
Doors open at 6:00PM, game starts at 7:00pm at the Essroc Arena, 111 Belleville Road, Wellington, ON.
Official After Game Party Location, Come Meet & Greet The Players!
Mark Laforest - Goalie
• During his NHL career he played for Detroit, Philadelphia, Ottawa and the Toronto Maple Leafs
Dave Hutchison- Ref
• He also carried the Olympic Torch for the 2010 Winter Olympics
• He would go on to play close to 1000 NHL games with the Leafs, the Canucks and the Kings where he became, and still is, the NHL’s all time leader in penalty minutes
• During his 14 seasons in the NHL he registered an incredible 441 goals in 876 games
• He would go on to play 800 games in the NHL where he became a two time All Star and the winner of the hardest shot competition.
• During his 726 NHL games he would notch an impressive 581 points.
• During his career he won a Turner Cup in the IHL with the Atlanta Knights and an Allan Cup with the Brantford Blast
• He is an NHL All-Star and a 3 time Stanley Cup Champion with the Edmonton Oilers
• In 1993, he was a key contributor for the Stanley Cup champion Montreal Canadiens