/R E P E A T -- Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni join forces with community volunteers at Put Cancer on Ice hockey event/

TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Put Cancer on Ice is a hockey tournament fundraiser run in support of the Canadian Cancer Society.  On Sunday, January 26, 2014, the top tournament fundraisers will play in a fun game with and against members of the Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni.

The community is invited to watch and cheer on the players and participate in the weekend's activities, taking place at the MasterCard Centre.  Tickets to the Alumni Game can be purchased at www.ticketweb.ca or by calling 1-888-777-9793.  The game will be followed by a VIP reception with the participating ex-Leafs, sponsors and top fundraisers.

WHEN: Friday, January 24, 2014

6:15pm-11:30pm     Tournament Games Played
  5:30pm-12:00am     Silent Auction
   

Saturday, January 25, 2014  
  12:30pm-9:45pm     Tournament Games Played
  11:30am-11:00pm   Silent Auction
   

Sunday, January 26, 2014
  12:00pm-1:30pm    Silent Auction
  1:00pm-3:00pm    Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni Game (doors at noon)
  3:00pm-4:30pm      Alumni Game Reception (media and by invitation only)
   
WHERE: The MasterCard Centre for Hockey Excellence, 400 Kipling Avenue, Toronto, ON
   
WHO: Friday, January 24 and Saturday, January 25, 2014

Local hockey players and community volunteers
   
  Sunday, January 26, 2014
  Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni, including:
    Gary Leeman
    Rick Vaive
    Wayne Primeau
      Lou Franceschetti
    Ric Nattress
    Peter Ing
    Mark Laforest
    Greg Hotham
    Mike Pelyk
    Claude Loiselle
    Referee: Jack Valiquette
  Local hockey players, fans and community volunteers

EVENT SPONSORS:  Scotiabank, TD Securities, Electrolux, Molson Canadian and Canadian Tire.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES:  Photo and interview opportunities throughout.

SOURCE Put Cancer on Ice

For further information:

Media Contact:  Cara McGonegal | cara@putcanceronice.ca | 416.220.3523