The Chicago Blackhawks wore unique warm-up jerseys on Tuesday, March 5 vs. Minnesota to commemorate Marian Hossa’s 1,000th career National Hockey League game. Hossa appeared in his 1,000th regular-season contest in a 2-1 Blackhawks win on Sunday, March 3 at Detroit.
The one-of-a-kind jerseys were worn by each member of the Blackhawks during warm-ups and sported Hossa’s name and number, 81. Each jersey is autographed by Hossa and the player who wore the jersey. To own your piece of Chicago Blackhawks history, place a bid at the link below.
Proceeds from the sales will be split between Hossa’s Heroes and Blackhawks Charities. Hossa’s Heroes is a non-profit organization aimed at providing community service and educational support, as well as assisting with the development of youth sports.
Hossa, who signed with the Blackhawks as a free agent on July 1, 2009, has recorded 921 points (426G, 495A) over the span of his 15-year NHL career with Ottawa, Atlanta, Pittsburgh, Detroit and Chicago. The 34-year-old Stará Lubovna, Slovakia, native also helped the Blackhawks to their first Stanley Cup in 49 years, recording 15 points (3G, 12A) during the 2010 postseason.
A representative of the Blackhawks will reach out to the winners at the conclusion of the auction to coordinate details.
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