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Malkin Bobble a Penguins giveaway on Tuesday night

Posted on 11th January 2015 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe third of four Pittsburgh Penguins promotional hockey Bobbles will be distributed on Tuesday night. The Jan. 13 bobble features Evgeni Malkin.

The Penguins 2014-15 Bobbles series features four players: Kris Letang (Oct. 28), Olli Määttä (Dec. 2), Evgeni Malkin (Jan. 13) and Sidney Crosby (Jan. 20). The four bobbles are sponsored by Trib Total Media.

Malkin won the Conn Smythe Trophy as the playoff’s most valuable player in 2009 when the Penguins won the Stanley Cup. He is also a one-time Hart Trophy winner as the NHL’s most valuable player during the regular season (2011-12).

This is not the first time Malkin has been featured on a promotional bobble. He was featured as a Penguins giveaway two years ago on Feb. 13, 2013. That particular giveaway featured Malkin holding three trophies (his 2011-12 collection of the Hart Trophy, Art Ross Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award).


Ericsson Bobble a Red Wings giveaway on Tuesday

Posted on 14th December 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe second of five Detroit Red Wings 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Tuesday night at Joe Louis Arena. The series is sponsored by AT&T.

On all nights, the first 7,500 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. On Tuesday Dec. 16, the bobble depicts Jonathan Ericsson.

The complete 2014-15 series features Justin Abdelkader (Nov. 24), Jonathan Ericsson (Dec. 16), Gustav Nyquist (Jan. 20), Danny DeKeyser (Mar. 9), and Gordie Howe (Mar. 31).

This is the first time the Red Wings have featured Ericsson among their annual bobble giveaways. Three seasons ago, the Red Wings did distribute an Ericsson Fathead giveaway on Feb. 10, 2012. Two years before that, the Grand Rapids Griffins distributed an Ericsson Bobble on Jan. 22, 2010.


Brent Seabrook a Blackhawks bobble giveaway on Sunday

Posted on 12th December 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe second of six Chicago Blackhawks 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Sunday at the United Center.

On all six special nights, the first 10,000 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. Each bobble is sponsored by a different Blackhawks’ supporter. On Sunday Dec. 14, the Blackhawks bobble depicts defender Brent Seabrook. The bobble is sponsored by The Privatebank.

The complete 2014-15 series features Pat Foley (Dec. 5), Brent Seabrook (Dec. 14), Jonathan Toews (Jan. 20), Marian Hossa (Feb. 9), Niklas Hjalmarsson (Feb. 24), and Denis Savard (Apr. 5).

The Chicago Blackhawks previously distributed Seabrook bobbles during the 2010-11 season.


Announcer Foley a Blackhawks bobble giveaway

Posted on 3rd December 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe first of six Chicago Blackhawks 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Friday night at the United Center. Each bobble is sponsored by a different Blackhawks’ supporter.

On all six special nights, the first 10,000 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. On Friday Dec. 5, the Blackhawks bobble depicts announcer Pat Foley. The bobble is sponsored by Athletico Physical Therapy.

The complete 2014-15 series features Pat Foley (Dec. 5), Brent Seabrook (Dec. 14), Jonathan Toews (Jan. 20), Marian Hossa (Feb. 9), Niklas Hjalmarsson (Feb. 24), and Denis Savard (Apr. 5).

This is the first time the Blackhawks have featured Foley among their annual bobble giveaways.

Määttä Bobble a Penguins giveaway on Tuesday night

Posted on 30th November 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe second of four Pittsburgh Penguins promotional hockey Bobbles will be distributed on Tuesday night. The Dec. 2 bobble features Olli Määttä.

The Penguins 2014-15 Bobbles series features four players: Kris Letang (Oct. 28), Olli Määttä (Dec. 2), Evgeni Malkin (Jan. 13) and Sidney Crosby (Jan. 20). The four bobbles are sponsored by Trib Total Media.

Defenceman Määttä was an NHL rookie last season with the Penguins. He was a first-round draft pick in 2012.


Abdelkader Bobble a Red Wings giveaway on Monday

Posted on 22nd November 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe first of five Detroit Red Wings 2014-15 bobbleheads will be distributed on Monday night at Joe Louis Arena. The series is sponsored by AT&T.

On all nights, the first 7,500 fans attending the game will receive a collectible bobble. On Monday Nov. 24, the bobble depicts Justin Abdelkader.

The complete 2014-15 series features Justin Abdelkader (Nov. 24), Jonathan Ericsson (Dec. 16), Gustav Nyquist (Jan. 20), Danny DeKeyser (Mar. 9), and Gordie Howe (Mar. 31).

This is the first time the Red Wings have featured Abdelkader among their annual bobble giveaways. Three seasons ago, the Red Wings did distribute an Abdelkader Fathead giveaway on Mar. 2, 2012. Three years before that, the Grand Rapids Griffins distributed an Abdelkader Bobble on Mar. 21, 2009.


Ekman-Larsson are Coyotes giveaways on Saturday

Posted on 5th November 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe Arizona Coyotes will distribute Oliver Ekman-Larsson bobbleheads on Saturday, Nov. 8. The Ekman-Larsson bobble is part of a two-player series this 2014-15 season.

The first 5,000 fans in attendance will receive the Ekman-Larsson bobble as part of the Coyotes Hockey Fights Cancer Night promotion. The bobble is distributed courtesy Fox Sports Arizona.

Ekman-Larsson was the Coyotes first-round draft pick in 2009 (sixth overall). He is now in his fifth season with the Coyotes. He won a silver medal at the Socchi 2014 Olympics in Russia.

As for the Coyotes’ 2014-15 bobble series, it features Oliver Ekman-Larsson (Nov. 8) and Jeremy Roenick (Mar. 5).


Letang Bobble a Penguins giveaway on Tuesday

Posted on 26th October 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe first of four Pittsburgh Penguins promotional hockey Bobbles will be distributed on Tuesday night. The Oct. 28 bobble features Kris Letang.

The Penguins 2014-15 Bobbles series features four players: Kris Letang (Oct. 28), Olli Määttä (Dec. 2), Evgeni Malkin (Jan. 13) and Sidney Crosby (Jan. 20). The four bobbles are sponsored by Trib Total Media.

Defenceman Letang is a Stanley Cup winner from the 2009 season. He has spent his entire NHL career with the Penguins.


Senators Fan Fest will help kick-start the new season

Posted on 24th September 2014 by hockeymedia in Shows,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe 2014-15 edition of the Ottawa Senators Fan Fest will take place this Saturday Sep. 27 from 9am to 5pm. Like last year, the Fan Fest takes place at the Canadian Tire Centre in Kanata.

Tickets to the Ottawa Senators Fan Fest is just $10, which includes a seat to the Senators intrasquad game (11:15am). Other events include the open practices (10am and 1pm), the players meet-and-greet opportunities, the fan press conference, the interactive games, and the used equipment sale.

As a bonus gift, the first 10,000 fans attending will take home a collectible Kyle Turris Bobble.

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Full and half season ticket package owners will receive two free tickets and one bobble head per account. Flex 40, 20 and 10-game mini pack owners can purchase tickets at a discounted price of $7.50 per ticket. To register for the event and/or purchase additional discounted tickets, log in to My Sens Account, click “Buy tickets” and then “Ottawa Senators 2014-2015 Season”.

Schedule of Events
9 am Welcome Ceremony (Gate 1 tent)
9:15 am Doors to Canadian Tire Centre open
10 am Ottawa Senators practice
11:15 am Senators intrasquad game
1 pm Binghamton Senators practice
2 – 5 pm Autograph Sessions
2 – 5 pm Fans Press Conferences
3 – 5 pm Centre Ice Puck Drop Photos
5 pm Event Ends


Detroit giveaways announced for 2014-15 season

Posted on 28th August 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,Game Promotions,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe Detroit Red Wings have announced details for the 2014-15 promotional campaign. This year’s giveaways include bobbles, ornaments, t-shirts, caps, dog tags, piggy banks, mugs, mini sticks, and even flip flops. There is even a plush Octopus giveaway on Kids Day.

The annual Bobbles series features five players: Justin Abdelkader (Nov. 24), Jonathan Ericsson (Dec. 16), Gustav Nyquist (Jan. 20), Danny DeKeyser (Mar. 9), and Gordie Howe (Mar. 31).

The December holiday Ornaments series features Henrik Zetterberg (Dec. 2), Pavel Datsyuk (Dec. 4), Niklas Kronwall (Dec. 12) and coach Mike Babcock (Dec. 23).

Complete details are available at redwings.nhl.com.