Hockey Heroes to play
Hall of Fame defenceman Larry Murphy is scheduled to play for the Pro Hockey Heroes at Chatham Memorial Arena on Saturday, Nov. 24, at 7:30 p.m.
They’ll face off against the Chatham-Kent Professional Fire Fighters Association. Proceeds go to the Ontario chapter of the Children’s Wish Foundation.
Murphy was inducted to the Hockey Hall of Fame after winning four Stanley Cups – two apiece with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings – during his 21 NHL seasons. He played for Toronto, Minnesota, Washington and Los Angeles as well. Former 50-goal scorers John Ogrodnick, Gary Leeman and Bernie Nicholls are also slated to play for the Pro Hockey Heroes.
Ex-Red Wings enforcer Darren McCarty is on the roster with Darryl Shannon, Craig Muni, Ric Nattress, Pat Ribble, Nik Antropov, Jack Valiquette and Wayne Cowley. Tickets cost $30 at the door. Family discounts are available for advance purchases.
Call 1-800-516-5810 or go to Prohockeyheroes.com for ticket information.