100 fans get the chance to meet NHL superstar Alex Ovechkin by entering
TORONTO, June 3 /CNW/ -
WHAT: 100 hockey fans will take part in an exclusive opportunity to
meet Alex Ovechkin, get an autographed photo, and hear him talk
with Canadian hockey great and sports commentator, Cassie
Recipient of the 2008 Art Ross Trophy and Maurice "Rocket"
Richard Trophy, Ovechkin is also nominated in the 2008 Hart
Trophy and the Lester B. Pearson Award to be given out at the
NHL Awards Ceremony to be held in Toronto on June 12, 2008.
Fans are invited to enter to be one of the 100 to meet Ovechkin
The contest is open now and closes at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday,
June 8, 2008.
WHO: Alex Ovechkin
WHEN: June 11, 2008, 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Scotia Plaza, 40 King Street West
WHY: Scotiabank's support of hockey dates back to the days of the
banker leagues professional hockey that predate the NHL. In
addition to becoming the Official Bank of NHL and NHLPA in
Canada, Scotiabank currently has partnerships with the Calgary
Flames, the Edmonton Oilers and the Ottawa Senators whose home
arena is Scotiabank Place. Scotiabank also partners with CBC's
Hockey Night in Canada to sponsor its pre-game show, Scotiabank
Hockey Tonight, and the Scotiabank Hockey Tonight Kids segment.
Scotiabank is committed to supporting the communities in which
we live and work, both in Canada and abroad. Recognized as a
leader internationally and among Canadian corporations for its
charitable donations and philanthropic activities, in 2007 the
Bank provided more than $43 million in sponsorships and
donations to a variety of projects and initiatives, primarily
in the areas of healthcare, education, social services and arts
and culture. Visit Scotiabank at www.scotiabank.com.
For further information:
For further information: Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs,
(416) 866-6203 or email@example.com