Rivermen Wives and Girlfriends to Support Families of Lokomotiv
October 7, 2011
Wives and girlfriends of Rivermen players are joining ladies around the American Hockey League and National Hockey League in support of a special fundraising effort to help the families of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl team that were affected by the tragic plane crash that took place on Sept. 7 in Russia.
Former Blues Pavol Demitra and Igor Korolev were among the players who died in the crash.
Rivermen wives and girlfriends will sell red silicone bracelets for $10 each at the Saturday, Oct. 8 home opener against Milwaukee. Proceeds from the bracelets will go to the families of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl team. They can be purchased on the concourse behind Section 9.
For more information, visit www.loveforlokomotiv.com.