Indigenous NHL Alumni Vs. Edmonton Oilers Alumni
First Assist Initiative Presents:
Reggie Leach & Brian Trottier
WED NOVEMBER 23, 2016 – 7:45 PM
Food Bank donation required for entry. Limited seating available.
John Chabot, an Algonquin from the Kitigan Zibi First Nation, is a former NHL player with over 500 games with organizations such as the Montreal Canadians, Pittsburgh Penguins and the Detroit Red Wings. He was also the Assistant Coach with the New York Islanders for two years.
John is also the host and on-ice instructor for two APTN hockey-focused television programs. “Hockey Goals” is a show devoted to the basics of hockey, and “Hit the Ice” scouts, selects and trains some of the best young Aboriginal hockey talent country-wide and showcases them to evaluators/scouts with the hope of finding their way in the competitive world of Junior and College hockey.Details
Join us for a Q&A session and meet and greet with former NHL star, Reggie Leach. He played 13 seasons with the NHL and took home the Stanley Cup with the Flyers in 1975 then was named MVP during play offs in 1976. Now, he tells his story on life and hockey!Details