Utah Grizzlies: Grizzlies to play for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society on Friday

By Adrian Denny

For the Deseret News

Published: Wednesday, Nov. 6 2013 11:23 a.m. MST

WEST VALLEY CITY – The Utah Grizzlies will be playing for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society on Friday when they host the Ontario Reign at 7 p.m.

The evening will feature Leukemia survivor Monique Pineault, the wife of Grizzlies alternate captain Adam Pineault. Monique was diagnosed with AML two years ago and received a bone marrow transplant from her only brother. Monique will be dropping the evening’s ceremonial first puck drop.

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society will be on the concourse with information on where to donate blood, how to be a registered donor and more.

To purchase tickets through the fundraiser for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, call (801) 988-8033.

This weekend continues Saturday

Saturday is “Pooch on the Pond” where fans can bring their dogs to the game for $24 a person with their dog. After Saturday’s game is a free post-game skate, and skate rental is $2.

Monday is the first Maverik Monday of the year. Fans can get six tickets for $30 with a receipt from Maverik. The Grizzlies will also be honoring U.S. veterans throughout the evening for Veteran’s Day.