Two of Canada’s favourite pastimes, hockey and music, come together for an all-out clash of the titans during JUNO Cup 2017 Presented by TD. A celebrity hockey game in support of MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with CARAS. A fun time for the whole family, NHL Greats compete with Canadian artists and celebrities for bragging rights on the ice!
Proceeds benefit MusiCounts, www.musicounts.ca
Former NHL legends confirmed to participate include:
Brad Dalgarno (New York Islanders), Brendan Bell (Ottawa Senators), Chris Phillips (Ottawa Senators), Daniel Alfredsson (Ottawa Senators), Gary Roberts (Toronto Maple Leafs), Jim Kyte (Winnipeg Jets, Ottawa Senators), Luke Richardson (Ottawa Senators), Mark Napier (Montréal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers), Paul Coffey (Edmonton Oilers, Pittsburgh Penguins) and Troy Crowder (New Jersey Devils). This year’s team coach will be Grey Cup Champion Henry Burris from the Ottawa Redblacks. More players will be announced in the coming weeks.
Musical greats confirmed to hit the ice include:
Aaron Pritchett, Adrian Sutherland (Midnight Shine), Amanda Rheaume , Barney Bentall, Beard Guy (Walk Off The Earth), Chad Brownlee, Cosmo Ferraro (Ferraro), Dallas Smith, Darryl James (The Strumbellas), Devin Cuddy (Devin Cuddy Band), Doug Oliver (Cold Creek County), Gord Bamford, Jay Bodner (Eagle & Hawk), Jim Bowskill (Blue Rodeo/The Sheepdogs), Jim Cuddy (Blue Rodeo), Jon Gallant (Billy Talent), Jonathan Roy, Kathleen Edwards, Matthew Barber, Matt Sobb (MonkeyJunk), Sam Roberts, Steve Marriner (MonkeyJunk) and Vince Fontaine (Eagle & Hawk). Legendary Ottawa 67’s bench boss, Brian “Killer” Kilrea will coach The Rockers.
PLEASE NOTE: all seating for JUNO Cup is general admission.