Whalers (In The Pink) Play in London Tonight, Host the Soo on Saturday
Photo - Pinked out Plymouth Whalers worked as waiters Thursday at CJ's Brewing Company at Compuware Arena. Photo by Pete Krupsky.
Story lines and links to look at while the Whalers prepare to play in London tonight and host Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday in the team's annual Pink Out! For Breast Cancer Awareness.
TONIGHT: Plymouth at London, 7:30 pm, Budweiser Gardens.
BROADCAST: 7:20 pm, www.plymouthwhalers.com. Check the Whalers twitter page PWhalers for updates as the game goes on.
SAME BUILDING, DIFFERENT NAME: The Knights still play in the same rink, but it is no longer the John Labatt Centre. It is now Budweiser Gardens.
ADVANCE STORIES: Ryan Pyette of the London Free Press wrote two stories today about tonight's Plymouth-London game:
HARTMAN, CURCURUTO MAKE THE HOCKEY NEWS HOT LIST: Ryan Kennedy of the Hockey News visited the Whalers last week when they played in Guelph and filed this story that includes Ryan Hartman and Gianluca Curcuruto.
WHALERS-SOO AIRED LIVE ON COMCAST 900 ON SATURDAY: The Whalers' growing relationship with Comcast 900 takes another positive turn as Saturday's game can be seen live on Comcast 900 starting at 7:00 pm. If you can't attend Saturday's game, you can catch Pete Krupsky and Sean Baligian with all of the action.
WHALERS' ALEARDI IN THE PINK: Plymouth veteran Alex Aleardi speaks about the Pink Out with Terry Doyle of the OHL News.
'HOUNDS ARE BANGED UP ON THE BLUELINE: Sault Ste. Marie veteran D-men Colin Miller and Ryan Sproul are out with injuries, so other defenseman have to take up the slack. Peter Ruicci of the Sault Star has the story.