JUNE 27TH, 2017- Attending the Islanders’ Blue & White Game at the Northwell Health Ice Center on Thursday, June 29th? Want to help Anders in his quest to help kids with kancer? Stop by the Anders Lee Kancer Jam Table in the lobby where we’ll be offering the following items for sale & auction:
The Anders Lee Mystery Puck Jam- an Anders Lee Kan will be filled with pucks signed by Islanders including Leddy, Hamonic, Seidenberg, Quine, Prince, Clutterbuck, Ladd, Chimera, Cizikas, Boychuk, Ho-Sang, Beauvilier, Kulemin & Tavares. Additionally, one puck will be signed by Anders Lee.
For every tax-deductible donation of at least $25, fans will be invited to reach into the Kan and grab one autographed puck. The fan who selects the one puck signed by Anders Lee will be invited to an Islanders practice, where they and 1 guest will be given a tour of the Islanders facility by Anders himself at the end of practice.
We will also be auctioning off a number of team signed sticks, as well as team signed and individual signed jerseys. Please stop by our table to make your bids!
We also have a limited number of Anders Lee Kancer Jam branded Kan Jam sets signed by many Islanders including Hamonic, Strome, Lee, Tavares, Boychuk, Ho-Sang, Beauvilier, Chimera, Ladd, Gionta, Bailey, Leddy, Prince, Berube and more.
THESE UNIQUE ITEMS MAY BE YOURS IN RETURN FOR A $200 DONATION TO THE JAM KANCER IN THE KAN FOUNDATION FUND. THESE MUST BE PRE-SOLD. TO ORDER YOURS, PLEASE E-MAIL INFO@JAMKANCERINTHEKAN.COM. FIRST COME, FIRST-SERVED. IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO PICK YOURS UP AT THE NORTHWELL HEALTH ICE RINK, YOU MAY PAY TO HAVE THEM SHIPPED TO YOU.
THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THE ANDERS LEE KANCER JAM
On Saturday,March 18th Anders and the entire Islanders team participated in the inaugural Anders Lee Kancer Jam, competing side by side with 32 teams of Fundraising fans. An amazing time was had by all, as you can see from the above photos.
Every fan got the opportunity to play with and against an Islanders player. Captain John Tavares & Scott Mayfield defeated Anders Lee & Brock Nelson in the Players’ Tournament. The team of Keith Lavitt & Josh Rosenberg defeated Ara Movsesian & his 8 year old son Nick to advance to the Championship match, which went to double overtime. In the end, Team Lavitt/Rosenberg defeated Team Tavares/Mayfield to claim the Jammer Cup.
Thank you to all of our donors and fundraisers.
About Anders Lee
Anders Lee is in his fourth full season as a left wing for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League. He was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and raised in Edina, Minnesota, the eldest of 3 children. He graduated from Edina High School, where he was a standout athlete in hockey, football and baseball.
In football, he played quarterback and was the 2008 Minnesota Gatorade player of the year, the 2008 Metro player of the year, the National Football Foundation player of the year, a finalist for Minnesota’s “Mr. Football” and a two-time All-Conference and All-State performer. In hockey, was a finalist for the 2009 Minnesota’s “Mr. Hockey” award. He played one season of junior hockey with the Green Bay Gamblers in 2009-10 before attending the University of Notre Dame, where he captained the hockey team and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the Mendoza School of Business.
Anders is very active in the community in New York, as well as his home state of Minnesota.