Pro Hockey Life Sporting Goods Inc.

Pro Hockey Life Sporting Goods Inc.

July 11, 2011 09:01 ET

Pro Hockey Life Adds Oakville, ON Megastore to Its Winning GTA Lineup

NHL Rookie Sensation and Local Hero Matt Duchene Will Be In-Store to Meet With Fans July 16th

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 11, 2011) - Hockey megastore retailer Pro Hockey Life Sporting Goods Inc. today announced the opening of its new megastore in Oakville, Ontario on Saturday, July 16, 2011. To celebrate the occasion, Pro Hockey Life in collaboration with Reebok bring special NHL guest Matt Duchene of the Colorado Avalanche.

Born in Haliburton, Ontario, Duchene was drafted third overall in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. The rookie sensation will visit the megastore on July 16 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 p.m. to sign autographs and meet with local hockey fans.

To add to the festivities, Pro Hockey Life's partner, The Hockey Hall Of Fame, will have an on-site exhibit showcasing exciting hockey artifacts and memorabilia including: the never-before-displayed 2010 Olympic jerseys of Sidney Crosby and Roberto Luongo; the Canada Cup Trophy; Marc-André Fleury's goalie pads from the 2011 Winter Classic; and Alex Ovechkin's stick used at the 2011 NHL All-Star Game. Also, on site, will be a live broadcast from TSN Radio with host James Cybulski from 12p to 4pm.

We are pleased to invite you to attend this event hosted by Pro Hockey Life.

DATE: July 16, 2011
TIME: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
PLACE: Pro Hockey Life
Dorval Crossing Shopping Centre
270 North Service Rd. W
Oakville, Ontario

The latest expansion continues rapid growth that has seen Pro Hockey Life, the biggest hockey centric retailer in the world, open 14 new megastores across Canada in the last few years. Each location showcasing over 20,000 square feet of "all things hockey," from the latest in sticks, skates, protective gear and accessories to hockey attire, memorabilia and more. Megastores also feature large-screen TVs delivering product information and NHL highlights and player profiles to create a total hockey experience for shoppers and fans.

About Pro Hockey Life Sporting Goods Inc.

Pro Hockey Life Sporting Goods Inc. offers an unparalleled selection of hockey equipment, apparel and accessories at competitive prices backed by the company's Price Guarantee. Renowned for outstanding service, their specialists are passionate about hockey and their knowledge is deep. Their megastores are the ultimate destinations for hockey players and fans alike. Founded in 1973 under the Sports Gilbert Rousseau banner in Montreal, Pro Hockey Life Sporting Goods Inc. now operates 23 locations in Canada under three banners (Pro Hockey Life, Sports Rousseau, L'Entrepôt du Hockey) and is the largest hockey specialty retailer in the world.

For further information, go to www.prohockeylife.com.

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