UPDATED - Best Buy Cup in Lac-Beauport has been cancelled due to extreme weather

BURNABY, BC, Jan. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Best Buy and Hockey Quebec have decided to cancel the Best Buy Cup tournament in Lac-Beauport this year due to extreme weather conditions and the safety risk this poses to the children, participants, volunteers and staff. The tournament in Laval will continue as scheduled on Feb 9 and 10. We hope to continue this tournament next year.

Laval Event Details:

WHAT: Sixth Annual Best Buy Cup in Laval

WHEN: February 9 and 10, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

TIMING:

  • Celebrity Media hockey game at 11:30 a.m. ET on Saturday February 9
  • Meet Youppi! from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. ET each day of the tournament
  • Meet Zambo all day each day of the tournament

WHERE:

  • Laval : Centre de La Nature; 901 Avenue du Parc, Laval

WHO:

  • More than 150 Pee Wee and Atom hockey boys and girls teams
  • Honoured guests:
    • Jacques Demers, ex-coach of the Montreal Canadiens
    • Rodger Brulotte, radio host at CKAC and journalist at Journal de Montréal
    • Martin Lemay sport journalist at NRJ
    • Michael Roy Journalist at TVA
    • Dan Poulin Radio host on FM93
    • Dave Pichette Ex Nordiques player
  • Youppi! official mascot for the Montreal Canadiens
  • Zambo, official mascot for Hockey Québec

SOURCE: Best Buy Canada

For further information:

Danielle Jang
Communications Manager
Best Buy Canada
604-412-1880
danjang@bestbuycanada.ca

Twitter: https://twitter.com/bbycanadadeals
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/BestBuyCanada

For Quebec:  

Stéphanie Lagacé
Directrice marketing Québec
Best Buy Canada
514-905-7777
slagacec@bestbuycanada.ca

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BestBuyQuebec
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bestbuyquebec?fref=ts