Tag Archives: Connecticut Lottery

IMPORTANT TIME CHANGE FOR CTWHALE

Connecticut WhaleSTART TIME CHANGED FOR WHALE’S HOME GAME APRIL 1

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Sunday Faceoff with Providence will now be 2:00 PM

HARTFORD, February 24, 2012:  Whalers Sports & Entertainment president and COO Howard Baldwin, Jr. announced today that the faceoff time for the Connecticut Whale’s home game Sunday, April 1 vs. the Providence Bruins at the XL Center has been changed to 2:00 PM.

The game was originally scheduled to be a 3:00 PM start.

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TRADING CARDS II COMING JAN. 27th

Connecticut Whale“TRADING CARD WEEKEND” AT WHALE HOME GAMES JANUARY 27 AND 28

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Includes Postgame Autograph Opportunity January 28 at XL Center

Whalers Sports & Entertainment announced today that Connecticut Whale fans can pick up some collectible goodies at Whale home games January 27 and January 28, which will be “Trading Card Weekend” at the XL Center.

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CT HOCKEY HALL OF FAME OPENS MARCH 10th AT THE XL CENTER

Connecticut WhaleCT HOCKEY HALL OF FAME NIGHT

MARCH 10 at WHALE HOME GAME

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2012 Inductees to be Honored

BY: Bob Crawford, Voice of the Connecticut Whale

Whalers Sports & Entertainment announced today that the Connecticut Whale and the CT Hockey Hall of Fame will partner to hold a CT Hockey Hall of Fame night at the Whale’s home game at the XL Center Saturday, March 10 vs. the Norfolk Admirals.

That night will mark the enshrinement of a new class of 2012 inductees into the CT Hockey Hall of Fame, which has adopted eight members from the storied Hartford Whalers Hall of Fame.  There will be an induction ceremony before the game, which faces off at 7:00 PM on March 10, and the new inductees will also be recognized on the ice during the first intermission.

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THE MASCOT INCIDENT

WHALERS SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT STATEMENT ON SATURDAY’S MASCOT INCIDENT

Connecticut WhaleHARTFORD, CT: Whalers Sports and Entertainment president and COO Howard Baldwin, Jr. today issued the following statement on the incident at Saturday’s Connecticut Whale game in which Pucky, the Whale’s mascot, was attacked:

“We are extremely thankful that our beloved mascot was not injured, nor were any fans or game staff, as a result of this regrettable action by one individual of a great crowd of nearly 12,000 fans.  We are also very grateful to the terrific XL Center arena staff, and the Hartford Police, for their swift and appropriate action in apprehending the offending party and barring that individual from future XL Center events.  While we are confident that this was an isolated incident, we will continue to work diligently with our XL Center partners to ensure that the safety of our fans and staff is never compromised during a Whale game.”

The AHL’s CT Whale is operated by Whalers Sports and Entertainment, a Hartford-based sports marketing and event firm founded by Howard Baldwin.  The team is the top player-development affiliate of the NHL’s New York Rangers.

Since 1972, the CT Lottery has generated more than $19.3 billion in sales and has transferred nearly $6.7 billion to the state’s General Fund.  Prizes have exceeded more than $11.1 billion.  Purchasers must be 18 years or older.  If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, call the Problem Gambling Helpline at 1-800-346-6238.  For more information about the Connecticut Lottery Corporation, call (860) 713-2000, or visit the CT Lottery web site at ctlottery.org.

DONATI GETS ON BOARD

Connecticut WhaleWHALE RECALL FORWARD TYLER DONATI FROM ECHL ELMIRA

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Defending ECHL Scoring Champ and MVP


HARTFORD, CT:  Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the Whale has recalled forward Tyler Donati from the Elmira Jackals of the ECHL.

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CAMERON TO SWIM WITH WHALE

headshot_55WHALE SIGN FORWARD BRETTON CAMERON TO PTO

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Rookie was top Goal-Scorer on Stockton ECHL Club


HARTFORD, CT: Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the team has signed forward Bretton Cameron to a Professional Tryout (PTO) agreement.

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MCKELVIE UP

Connecticut WhaleWHALE RECALL FORWARD CHRIS MCKELVIE FROM GREENVILLE

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Rookie has Six Points in 16 ECHL Games


HARTFORD, CT: Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the team has recalled forward Chris McKelvie from its ECHL affiliate, the Greenville Road Warriors.

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WORST KEPT SECRET – PELLETIER SIGNS

Connecticut WhaleWHALE SIGNS GOALTENDER PIER-OLIVIER PELLETIER TO PTO

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Played in 21 games this season for the CHL’s Laredo Bucks

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HALL AND VIRTUE BACK IN HARTFORD

Connecticut WhaleEX-HARTFORD WOLF PACK KINGPINS TODD HALL AND TERRY VIRTUE TO APPEAR AT CONNECTICUT WHALE HOME GAME FRIDAY, JANUARY 21

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Will Meet and Greet Fans in XL Center Atrium

HARTFORD, CT – Whalers Sports & Entertainment president and COO Howard Baldwin, Jr. announced today that former Hartford Wolf Pack mainstays Todd Hall and Terry Virtue will be making a special appearance at the Connecticut Whale’s home game next Friday, January 21 at the XL Center against the Hamilton Bulldogs.

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