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Dux in Tux Presented by Honda

Monday, 12.8.2008 / 11:59 AM PT / Community
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Dux in Tux Presented by Honda

On December 5, the Anaheim Ducks players spent the evening serving as “celebrity waiters” at the Ninth Annual Dux in Tux presented by Honda to provide fans with a night of quality service and fine dining in support of the Anaheim Ducks Foundation. The Ninth Annual Dux in Tux presented by Honda was held at The Balboa Bay Club & Resort in Newport Beach with more than 350 guests in attendance.

J.S. and Kristen Giguere and Todd and Caroline Marchant represented the Ducks as the spokespeople for the event. As part of the evening’s program, Todd Marchant gave the keynote address and discussed the Anaheim Ducks Foundation and the team’s commitment to the community. As a surprise to the team’s rookies, Brett Festerling and Bobby Ryan, Marchant called them up to the stage to tell the guests a little more about themselves so the fans could become better acquainted with the new Ducks players. Although both rookies were embarrassed to speak in front of the guests, each brought the crowd to a roaring laughter as they told entertaining anecdotes about their hometowns, playing in the American Hockey League and how they have reached the NHL.

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The Ninth Annual Dux in Tux presented by Honda also honored 31 local nonprofit organizations as the recipients of the Ducks Care 2008 charitable grants and recognized them during the event’s VIP reception for their exemplary work in the community. More than $450,000 was granted through a process involving a Volunteer Committee comprising season ticket holders, Premium suite and seat holders, corporate partners and other Ducks community members. The Volunteer Committee served a critical role, reviewing grant applications and making recommendations for funding.

The evening featured silent and live auctions full of one-of-a-kind Ducks experiences such as a road trip (including seats on the Ducks team charter flight) for a game against the Colorado Avalanche, a private practice and meet-and-greet with the team, autographed memorabilia and auction baskets full of the players’ favorite things, which were designed by their wives and significant others. The evening also had an opportunity drawing with great Ducks prizes and ticket packages.

Brett Festerling (right) was one of the unlucky Ducks rookies brought up to the stage by Todd Marchant to speak to the crowd.

Proceeds from the Ninth Annual Dux in Tux presented by Honda support the Anaheim Ducks Foundation. The Anaheim Ducks Foundation serves as the team’s main charitable beneficiary. The Foundation will raise money through various activities throughout the season such as the Golf Classic, Meet the Team, Dux in Tux, as well as a variety of in-game fundraisers. Through the Foundation we look to help support exemplary nonprofit organizations within Southern California and to help make a positive impact in the local community.

The Ninth Annual Dux in Tux presented by Honda was a memorable event for all in attendance and helped raise funds to benefit the Anaheim Ducks Foundation.

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WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - DAL 82 50 23 9 267 230 109
2 x - STL 82 49 24 9 224 201 107
3 x - CHI 82 47 26 9 235 209 103
4 y - ANA 82 46 25 11 218 192 103
5 x - LAK 82 48 28 6 225 195 102
6 x - SJS 82 46 30 6 241 210 98
7 x - NSH 82 41 27 14 228 215 96
8 x - MIN 82 38 33 11 216 206 87
9 COL 82 39 39 4 216 240 82
10 ARI 82 35 39 8 209 245 78
11 WPG 82 35 39 8 215 239 78
12 CGY 82 35 40 7 231 260 77
13 VAN 82 31 38 13 191 243 75
14 EDM 82 31 43 8 203 245 70

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
R. Getzlaf 77 13 50 14 63
C. Perry 82 34 28 2 62
R. Kesler 79 21 32 5 53
R. Rakell 72 20 23 -1 43
J. Silfverberg 82 20 19 8 39
S. Vatanen 71 9 29 8 38
A. Cogliano 82 9 23 2 32
H. Lindholm 80 10 18 7 28
C. Fowler 69 5 23 -8 28
C. Stewart 56 8 12 2 20
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
F. Andersen 22 9 7 .919 2.30
J. Gibson 21 13 4 .920 2.07


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