Grand Rapids – The brand new, six-team, independent, three-on-three, professional hockey league, 3ICE, brings their nine-stop 2022 Tour to Van Andel Arena® on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at 3:00PM.
With local ties to the state of Michigan, multiple Michigan universities, the NHL, and other professional hockey leagues, 3ICE players will compete in games that will consist of two, eight-minute periods using a running clock on a full-sized rink. Each team has seven players (including one goalie) and competes in a nine-week season that will feature six games each night. The bracket-style single-elimination format will include three first round games, two semifinal matchups, followed by a title game.
Tickets are available now at VanAndelArena.com.
Family 4-packs are available and include 4 tickets and 4 pucks for $25.75 per person. Offer is available on select seats while supplies last. Additional fees may apply. This offer is available online only at VanAndelarena.com. Pucks can be picked up at the merchandise stand on the day of the event.
Select tickets are available for a Buy One, Get One Free offer using promo code: BOGO at VanAndelArena.com. Tickets must be purchased in multiples of two and this offer may not be combined with any other offer.
About the Players & Coaches
3ICE features NHL Hall of Famers, as well as players with NHL and other professional and collegiate level experience, including many with local ties. Players Colton Hargrove and Griffen Molino, from Team Murphy, have previously played for Western Michigan University prior to joining the new league. Before their debut with 3ICE, Alex Kile and T.J. Hensick both pursued their college hockey careers at the University of Michigan, and Seamus Donohue and Mark Auk played further up north at Michigan Tech University.
Chris Mueller, who previously played for the Grand Rapids Griffins and Michigan State University, will also be competing in the new three-on-three league this summer, along with Zach Goberis, former hockey player at Adrian College.
Coach Larry Murphy, former Stanley Cup Champion and player for the Detroit Red Wings, currently works as the studio analyst for the Red Wings on Fox Sports Detroit, and is now the new coach for 3ICE team, Team Murphy.
About ASM Global
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