Vanbiesbrouck bobbles a Panthers giveaway on Friday
The Florida Panthers will distribute the first of six 2013-14 bobbleheads on Friday Dec. 13. The John Vanbiesbrouck bobble will be an in-game giveaway to the first 10,000 fans in attendance to the Panthers-Capitals game.
The bobble series promotion coincides with the Panthers' 20th anniversary. The series features five players and one general manager. The Vanbiesbrouck bobble is sponsored by XF[...]
Dryden, Howe gamers lead results in jersey auction
Ken Dryden and Gordie Howe game-worn jerseys were the top sellers in the latest Gamewornauctions Fall 2013 hockey memorabilia auction. In all, collectors spent nearly than $550,000 on more than 500 lots in the Fall auction that closed Nov. 27, 2013.
The 1971-72 Montréal Canadiens Ken Dryden game-used jersey sold for $64,737 (including the 19.5% buyer's premium); the 1960s Detroit Red Wings Gor[...]
Leaf Sports Heroes includes signed Mr. Hockey card
At least one hockey legend will be included in the upcoming release of 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes, scheduled to be released on Dec. 23, 2013. Solicitation material for the upcoming release features an autographed card of Hockey Hall of Fame honoured member, Gordie Howe.
The card set will feature athletes from different sports and different eras, from retired legends like Howe, Pete Rose (baseball)[...]
Bleacher Masks produced of popular hockey stars
Bleacher Creatures is selling a new series of player masks of popular athletes, including National Hockey League Players' Association stars. The Bleacher Mask series is adjustable to different sizes.
According to the Bleacher Creatures website, each Bleacher Mask is "a high-definition, digital image printed on a flat sheet of perforated material, fully breathable, comfortable, allowing the full[...]
Sabres gold & blue Third Jersey gamers up for auction
The Buffalo Sabres' gold & blue third jerseys will be up for auction from Dec. 4-15, 2013. The game jerseys - worn for the first Nov. 24 and Nov. 27 - will help raise money for the Buffalo Sabres Foundation.
The Sabres are wearing these gold & blue Third Jerseys for the first time. In all, the Sabres will wear the jerseys 10 times during the 2013-14 NHL season. In fact, the next 'set' of gold &[...]