Ever wanted to know what it’d be like to play hockey with a former NHL player? For eight lucky fans, that dream is within reach.
On March 4, the day after the Capitals’ Stadium Series Game, the team will host the 2018 Capitals Outdoor Alumni Fantasy Game. Participating alumni include familiar faces from previous Alumni Games Peter Bondra, Alan May, and Craig Laughlin, as well as a few new (but still familiar) faces, such as Dainus Zubrus who played for the team from 2000-01 to 2006-07, and Hall of Famer Dino Ciccarelli.
Fans who wish to participate can also receive more information on how to participate on the Caps website. You must be 18, have full equipment, and have a proficient skating skill in order to participate.
Bids start at $2,500 and can be done online on handbid.com.
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The Washington Capitals announced today the opportunity for fans to participate in the 2018 Capitals Outdoor Alumni Fantasy Game on the 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ rink at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md., on Sunday, March 4.
Eight roster spots are open for bidding across teams led by alumni Yvon Labre and Rod Langway. Teammates feature legends including Peter Bondra, Dino Ciccarelli, Sylvain Cote, Craig Laughlin, Dennis Maruk, Alan May, Larry Murphy, Michal Pivonka, and Dainius Zubrus.
All auction proceeds benefit the Washington Capitals Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.
To participate, any winning bidder must be a proficient skater with an ability to keep up with the pace of the game. Winners also are required to be 18 years or older and have a full set of equipment for the game.
Packages also include two (2) 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ game tickets, full Fantasy Game uniform, an authentic 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ jersey, and a framed commemorative photo set of the experience signed by Capitals alumni.
For additional information and to bid, visit WashingtonCaps.com.
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