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Devils alumni, New Jersey Colonials coaches plan Sandy charity game

Nov 16, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT

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Several Devils alumni and the New Jersey Colonials coaches are scheduled to face each other Friday evening at Mennen Arena in a charity game to raise money and food for the “Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund” and the Morris County Interfaith Food Pantry, based on a report from New Jersey online.

The alumni team will feature John MacLean, Sergei Brylin, Ken Daneyko, Bruce Driver, Dave Barr, and Grant Marshall. Devils coach Pete DeBoer will also be part of the squad after his wife, Susan, suggested this event.

The Colonials squad will include one of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s sons and DeBoer’s sons, Jack and Matthew.

This is one of several examples of people within the hockey community doing their part to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy. If you would like to read about some of the other events that have or will happen, please check out the stories below:

PHT Morning Skate: Cam Janssen is fighting for Sandy victims

Richards, Gaborik among Rangers holding Hurricane Sandy relief benefit

Islanders announce Hurricane Sandy relief fundraiser

Lundqvist plans to auction off helmet to help Hurricane Sandy victims

AHL Bridgeport offers free tickets in aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

Blues, Preds alumni to play charity game for Hurricane Sandy relief

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