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Jackalopes to Hold "Hockey 101" Event for Fans

August 10, 2010 - Central Hockey League (CHL) - Odessa Jackalopes News Release

ODESSA, TX - This Thursday the Odessa Jackalopes will hold an off-season, "Hockey 101" event for fans and season ticket holders. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the team, visit with Sebastien Thinel and head coach Paul Gillis, and also participate in a question and answer session regarding this year's team and the game of hockey.

The event runs from 6-7:30 PM in the Center Ice Club of the team's offices. Season ticket holders and long-time fans are encouraged to invite friends who are non-season ticket holders to learn more about the team and the upcoming season. Food and beverages will be provided.

Along with interacting with Thinel and Gillis, attendees will also be treated to a tour of the team's locker room and other "behind-the-scene" activities.

For more information or to RSVP call 432-552-7825.

The Odessa Jackalopes are the Central Hockey League affiliate for the NHL's New York Islanders and the AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The team will begin its 14th season in the Permian Basin in October 2010. Season tickets, mini-plans, and single game tickets are available by calling (432) 552-PUCK or visiting

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