In client news, Denis Savard recently announced a partnership with IceHockeySystems.com.
IceHockeySystems.com is the leading online education platform used by hockey coaches worldwide. Denis has contributed a 40 part video coaching series called, the Savard Sessions. Ice Hockey Systems online portal offers over 400 animated drills and systems, coaching videos, and advice blogs for coaches of all levels.
Become a better coach today and check out IceHockeySytems.com.
Denis Savard joined Nick Curley, a seven-year old Chicago hockey player, who’s skating 100 miles to help raise money and awareness for the Danny Did Foundation at the Barrington Ice Arena. Denis and Nick staked 5 miles in front of an enthusiastic crowd who cheered them on during their 50+ laps. In addition to his participation, The Savard Foundation donated $500 to help Nick reach obtain his goal of raising $25,000 for The Danny Did Foundation – created in honor of Danny Stanton who passed away at the age of 4 from Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP).
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FiveNineGroup was on hand for the 2nd Annual Celebrity Golf Classic in La Grange, IL on Monday, July 18th. In its second year, the event drew many current NHL players including Patrick Kane, Brian Campbell, Bryan Bickell and Corey Crawford. Additionally, NHL alumni in attendance included Bobby Hull serving as the featured guest, Stan Mikita, Rick Tocchet, Gerry Cheevers and Blackhawks Head Coach Joel Quenneville. NBC color analyst Eddie Olcyzk served as the Master of Ceremonies. The event benefited the Blackhawk Alumni Association, Chicago Blackhawk Charities, LYDIA Home Association, U.S.O of Illinois and the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland Northwest Indiana.
FiveNineGroup’s creative team produced a commemorative Bobby Hull video that was played in front of all guests in attendance as well as provided other various multimedia services.
Below are a few shots of the event with more to come.
The video above was edited by FiveNineGroup.
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