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Vancouver Giants to Host 2019 Teddy Bear Toss Game at Rogers Arena

August 22, 2019 - Western Hockey League (WHL) - Vancouver Giants News Release

Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss
Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss
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Vancouver, B.C. - The Vancouver Giants in conjunction with Vancouver Canucks Sports & Entertainment are pleased to announce that the Giants 2019 Teddy Bear Toss game will take place at Rogers Arena on Sunday, December 8th (4:00 PM) against the Tri-City Americans. All proceeds from the sale of 50/50 raffle tickets and the sale of teddy bears on the concourse will be donated to charity.

"We're happy to partner with the Vancouver Canucks for this initiative," said Giants President, Governor and Majority Owner, Ron Toigo. "We're looking forward the opportunity of showcasing our world-class product in the largest hockey facility in British Columbia."

Toigo adds, "Teddy Bear Toss has always been one of our marquee events, and hosting the event this year at Rogers Arena will only add to the excitement and mystique of the game."

"We're proud to host the Vancouver Giants at Rogers Arena," said Trent Carroll, Chief Operating Officer, Canucks Sports & Entertainment. "Hockey fans look forward to the Teddy Bear Toss game every year. It's an important tradition and we're excited to take part in it."

Fans who attend the December 8th Teddy Bear Toss game are encouraged to bring brand new stuffed toys with them. When the Giants score their first goal of the game, fans can then throw their stuffed toys onto the ice. All items will then be gathered and donated to local children's charities.

Important Notes:

- All Vancouver Giants season tickets holders will be assigned tickets closely mirroring their seat locations at the Langley Events Centre.

- Giants and Canucks season ticket holders will have the opportunity to purchase additional pre-sale tickets to 2019 Teddy Bear Toss.

- General public tickets for 2019 Teddy Bear Toss go on sale in early October.

Recent Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Goal Scorers:

2018 - Bowen Byram

2017 - Bowen Byram

2016 - James Malm

2015 - Ty Ronning

2014 - Jackson Houck

2013 - Trent Lofthouse

2012 - Trevor Cheek

2011 - Brett Kulak

2010 - Michael Burns

2009 - Craig Cunningham

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Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss
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Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss
Vancouver Giants Teddy Bear Toss

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