From the DTBL Facebook page:
At the NHL Draft, major DTBL supporter Brent Burns was traded to the San Jose Sharks. While we are sad to see Brent leave Minnesota, we are excited for his new opportunity and look forward to working with him in San Jose. Good luck in the Bay Area, Brent!
Check out the New York Ranger Blog. The Boogaard Memorial Logo T-shirts raised $7000 for Defending The Blue Line.
Thank you from DTBL to all of you that were involved including Kevin Delury and The New York Rangers Blog for hosting, Glass Bangers for printing the shirts, Josh H. for winning the logo contest, and thanks to the fans for your support in this fundraiser.
Photo taken at the USA Hockey Clinic put on by USAH, Minnesota Hockey, the NHL, and the MN Wild.
Joey Hudella (son of Shane Hudella),
TJ Rank, and
Lucas Feitl (son of CW2 Glenn Feitl)
June 23, 2011.
Go to the NY Ranger’s Blog to see the winning logo….” logo will now be put on a t-shirt (courtesy ofGlass Bangers T-Shirts) and sold with all the profits going to Defending the Blue Line.
An unlimited amount of t-shirts will be available for purchase for a week after the sale is announced which should be very soon.”
Come along with us as we continue to drive forward with the mission that Derek Boogaard believed in and supported so much, Defending The Blue Line.
Defending The Blue Line (DTBL) invites riders and non-riders to participate in the 1st Annual Boogies River Ride and Hog Roast, at Tom Reid’s Hockey City Pub, to support DTBL, in memory of Derek Boogaard, a great DTBL friend and supporter.
Kevin DeLury of The New York Rangers Blog is hosting a contest to design a tribute shirt to Derek Boogaard. The top 10 finalist have been selected. Please check out the designs & vote on your favorite. The Boogaard memorial logos have been posted and the voting has begun:http://www.nyrangersblog.com/2011-articles/june/boogaard-memorial-logo-finalists.html#livefyre_thread.
Stepan/Chorney/Taffe NHL Players Charity Hockey Game
July 20, 2011 at 7:00pm at Cottage Grove, MN Ice Arena
Proceeds benefit the Hastings Hockey Association, Cottage Grove Hockey Association and Defending The Blue Line
Brent Burns – MN Wild
Matt Hendricks – Washington Capitals
Jamie McBain – Carolina Hurricanes
Ryan McDonagh – New York Rangers
Jordan Schroeder – Vancouver Canucks
Phil Housley-Buffalo – Sabers
T.J. Oshie – St. Louis Blues
Blake Wheeler – Atlanta Thrashers
And many other NHL Stars will be available for an autograph session prior to game 5:30-6:30pm.
Tickets will be sold at the Hastings Ice Arena and Cottage Grove Ice Arena on June 22nd from 6:00pm-8:00pm and June 25th from 11:00am-1:00pm.
Pre-sale $25.00 At The Door $35.00