Hometown Hockey Coming to Prince Rupert
Ten years ago, the eyes of the Canadian hockey world were on Terrace, as the city hosted the 2009 Kraft Hockeyville NHL exhibition game between the Vancouver Canucks and New York Islanders -- and this December, the northwest will again be in the national spotlight.
Rogers Hometown Hockey announced yesterday that hosts Ron MacLean and Tara Slone will be visiting Prince Rupert on Sunday December 8th, as part of the national broadcast of the NHL game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Edmonton Oilers.
The game itself will be played at Rogers Place in Edmonton -- but the pre-game show and between-period segments will be broadcast live from Prnice Rupert, beginning at 4:30.
[PHOTO: Tara Slone, Ron MacLean -- Rogers Hometown Hockey]
The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour for the 2019-2020 season kicks off in Halton Hills, Ontario on October 6th before making its way from coast-to-coast, visiting a total of 25 communities with free activities and a viewing party in each of them.