Bulldogs go public at Chedoke Twin Pad

The Hamilton Bulldogs working with The Home Depot, the City of Hamilton, and the Bulldogs Foundation will hold a community practice from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at Chedoke Twin Pad Arena in Hamilton.

The community practice will be held to celebrate The Home Depot and the City of Hamilton’s initiative to retrofit Chedoke Twin Pad Arena with accommodations for people with special needs.

Two local schools will be in attendance as coaches Guy Boucher, Daniel Lacroix and Martin Raymond lead the American Hockey League Bulldogs through a full team practice at Chedoke Twin Pad Arena. Players will wear unique practice jerseys that will be donated to The Home Depot for the cause. Each jersey will be signed by the team. Following the practice, several Bulldogs players will compete in a sledge hockey competition against Hamilton and district sledge hockey players.

Hamilton currently leads the North Division and is second overall in the 29-team AHL.

The Bulldogs will travel to Rochester to battle the Americans on tonight at 7:05 p.m. Fans can listen to every ‘Dogs game on TALK 820. Fans can also listen or watch at www.hamiltonbulldogs.com by clicking on the ‘AHL Live’ or ‘TALK 820’ icons on the Bulldogs website.