Pittsburgh Penguins Donate 2017 Stanley Cup Ring@Hockey Hall Of Fame-Wed.,Nov.29th,2017
By Kim Samnang and BK on the SCENE
A 2017 Pittsburgh Penguins Stanley Cup ring – donated by the Penguins organization for the second consecutive year – was added to a special Stanley Cup Championship display at the
Hockey Hall of Fame. Hockey Hall of Fame Vice President and Curator, Phil Pritchard and defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins Executive Vice President and General Manager Jim Rutherford added a 2017 Stanley Cup ring to a special display at the Hockey Hall of Fame.
The Championship ring, donated by the Penguins organization, is displayed alongside the first-ever Stanley Cup ring (1893) Billy Barlow (MAAA); Bill Hay’s 1961 ring (CHI); Daryl “Doc” Seaman’s 1989 ring (CGY) and Bob Johnson’s 1991 ring (PIT). The display also contains rings from the 2007 (ANA), 2008 (DET), 2009 (PIT), 2010 (CHI), 2011 (BOS), 2012 (LA), 2013 (CHI), 2014 (LA), 2015 (CHI) and 2016 (PIT) Stanley Cup Champions, which were all donated by the owners of the teams.
· Phil Prichard, Vice President and Curator, Hockey Hall of Fame
· Jim Rutherford, Executive Vice President & GM, Pittsburgh Penguins
· Sidney Crosby, Captain, Pittsburgh Penguins
· Kris Letang, Assistant Captain, Pittsburgh Penguins
· Evgeni Malkin, Assistant Captain, Pittsburgh Penguins
We would like to thank Kelly Masse, Director, Corporate and Media Relations, Hockey Hall of Fame and Museum for this invitation.