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Roller hockey tournament update, schedule

So, we finally have a rain date for the tournament. The new date is Saturday, June 1. Please note that all games have been moved back an hour to convenience the teams travelling long distances. Who: Twelve teams What: A one-day, twelve-team roller hockey tournament When: Saturday, June 1, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Where: The rinks at Wesley Bishop Park located at  N. Church Street & Twosome Drive in Moorestown, NJ How: Register via the PayPal form below Schedule: More Details: We posted a schedule and bracket. You can view it here. Cost is $25 per person. Registration remains for one goalie, two skaters, and …

Roller hockey tournament postponed

Hello all, On account of the pending rain (and the advice from a friend who is a meteorologist at NOAA), we have decided that it is in everyone’s best interest to postpone the roller hockey tournament for now. A rain date will soon be scheduled. At the moment, the first weekend in June seems to be a strong contender. We apologize for the inconvenience this has caused anyone and hope to have all the new details worked out soon. Thank you for your patience and understanding, -Marcello

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Ice Hockey Fundraiser for Snider Hockey and Blood Drive in Honor of Boston Marathon Victims

Please see The Official Guide for updated information. Although it seems implausible, we are gearing up for only our third fundraiser to benefit Snider Hockey since October. Crazy. Details What: Four team, three game ice hockey tournament and Red Cross blood drive When: Saturday, June 29 from 10:45 a.m. until 3:45 p.m. The blood drive will start at 9:00 a.m. Where: Flyers Skate Zone in Pennsauken, NJ Why: To benefit Snider Hockey and in memory of the Boston Marathon victims More Details Registration costs $50. There are 60 total skater spots and 4 total goalie spots available. The winning team gets their name on …

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Helping the Boston Marathon victims

We received a few questions recently about what we will do to help the victims of the Boston bombings. We are willing to do whatever we can to help. It has become our custom to host some sort of hockey-related event to raise money for the innocent victims affected by an unfortunate tragedy. After careful consideration, though, I do not believe this is the appropriate route to take in this instance. First of all, we have a significant overlap in participants from event to event and it is not right to ask you to constantly open up your wallets every …

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Viewing party: April 23, Flyers vs. Bruins

So, let’s be honest with ourselves here. The Flyers suck and we know that. However, they do tend to show up against teams like the Penguins and the Bruins and those games are fun to watch. You know what else makes them fun to watch? Being with other Flyers fans and drinking beer. So, let’s celebrate Jaromir Jagr’s return to Philadelphia by drinking together, saluting him, and kicking some Bruin butt. Details: What: Viewing party When: April 23 from 7:00 p.m until the end of the game Where: U.S. Hotel Bar & Grill Why: Because you get drink specials. $3 Bud …