The IIHF has today launched its first ever online auction of limited edition national team jerseys, each one to be worn and signed by one of the members of the 2013 induction class to the IIHF Hall of Fame.The auction is being conducted through Ebay.com, with all the proceeds going to charity. Fans can view each individual bid item by clicking the links below: Peter ForsbergDanielle GoyettePaul HendersonTeppo NumminenMats SundinYou can also view the each item on the IIHF website along with a description of the respective inductee member by clicking here and then selecting the name in the Player Category.
These special commemorative jerseys will be autographed and worn by the five Player inductees (Forsberg, Goyette, Henderson, Numminen, and Sundin) during the induction ceremony.
Each jersey will have a special IIHF Hall of Fame patch with the name of the player, the IIHF Hall of Fame logo, and the date and place of the induction ceremony sewn into the right breast. These special patched jerseys are one-of-a-kind and custom-made just for the occasion.
In the days leading up to the induction ceremony, the jerseys will be up for auction on Ebay.com. The auction kicks off Saturday, 11 May at 23:59 (CET) and ends on Tuesday, 21 May at 23:59 (CET).
All of the proceeds from the winning bid will go to the respective player's charity or organization of choice:
Peter Forsberg: Icebreakers
Danielle Goyette: Ronald Mcdonald House
Paul Henderson: Lucknow Minor Hockey Association
Teppo Numminen: SOS-Childrens Village
Mats Sundin: Karolinska Hospital
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