Boots and Hearts Barn Burner Coming to BMC

Tonight marks the 12th edition of the renamed charity hockey fundraiser

Plaid and denim jerseys will dominate the Barrie Molson Centre tonight.

It’s the 12th edition of the charity fundraising hockey game, rebranded as the Boots and Hearts Barner with puck drop at 7:00 p.m.

All funds raised will go towards the neonatal intensive care unit at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) in Barrie, as well as the PIE Education program, Easter Seals, Canadian Mental Health Association, Kempenfelt and Barrie-Huronia Rotary Clubs.

Event Host Alex Nuttall, MP for Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte

Who’s Featured

Former NHLers

  • Mike Gartner
  • Gary Roberts
  • Daniel Tkaczuk

Current NHLers

  • Jack Hughes (New Jersey Devils)
  • Quinn Hughes (Vancouver Canucks)
  • James Neal (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Josh Anderson (Columbus Blue Jackets)
  • Devin Shore (Anaheim Ducks)
  • Garrett Wilson (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • Chris Tierney (Ottawa Senators)
  • Matt Beleskey (New York Rangers)

Innisfil’s own

  • James Hardie (Mississauga Steelheads)

Barrie Colts

  • Ryan Suzuki (Montreal Canadiens prospect)
  • Brandt Clarke (First round pick in OHL Priority Selection)
  • Daniel Tkaczuk
  • Tanner Pearson (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Kevin Labanc (San Jose Sharks)
  • Dylan Smoskowitz
  • Ben Harpur (Toronto Maple Leafs
  • Matt Brassard (Vancouver Canucks prospect)
  • Mackenzie Blackwood (New Jersey Devils)
  • Justin Scott (Columbus Blue Jackets)
  • Head Coach Dale Hawerchuk

Patrick Brown, the former Simcoe North MP and Mayor of Brampton, will also be participating.

The event has raised more than $2 million for RVH, the Barrie Colts Community Fund and other local charities.