Friday, November 26, 2004

Casino Wins Auction Bid for Charity on Mask

I've often remarked on here many times that Hockey does a tremendous amount for cancer charities and other causes. When trying to search for a website, I found this story (and I'll cite two different sources. PR Newswire and Yahoo Finance.

Coach Don Cherry, of the CBC's Coaches Corner, hand painted a Goalie Mask and put it up for auction for the Hockey Hall of Fame at charity. The winning bid turned out to be $19,000+ CDN from the well-known casino.

Also, Canadian bands Nickelback and The Tragically Hip along with Canadian golfer Mike Wier and his daughters also painted masks for the auction.
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