Posts Tagged ‘RBC Centre’

Sarnia Sting win fifth straight with victory over Kingston Frontenacs

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By DAVE BORODY They are doing it in different ways, but the important thing is they are winning hockey games. The Sarnia Sting made it five straight victories with a hard-fought 4-3 victory over the Kingston Frontenacs, Sunday afternoon in front of 2,507 happy fans at the RBC Centre. The five straight wins is a […]

Sarnia Sting send Saginaw Spirit home with 5-3 defeat

By DAVE BORODY It’s strange sometimes how hockey games can be decided. Take Sunday’s match between the Sarnia Sting and Saginaw Spirit. The Sting did not hold a lead in the game until the 14:22 mark of the third period. That’s when Sting defenceman Anthony DeAngelo scored his team’s fourth goal of the game. That […]

Teddy Bear Toss will once gain benefit local charities helping children


It’s become one of those “signature” events that makes us so much better as a community. In this case, we’re talking about the Teddy Bear Toss, which is organized by the Sarnia Sting and Lambton Ford. David Butler, president of Habitat for Humanity Sarnia-Lambton, spoke to contributor David Burrows at Monday’s launch of this […]

Sarnia Sting send Windsor Spitfires home with 9-2 routing

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By DAVE BORODY Last season the Sarnia Sting was on the wrong end of some lopsided scores in the Ontario Hockey League. It wasn’t a lot of fun. So it must feel pretty good for the team when the roles were reversed on Saturday night. The Sting scored six times in the second period on […]

Sarnia Sting top Saginaw Spirit in first game of weekend play

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By DAVE BORODY Rookie Troy Lajeunesse is going to remember his first Ontario Hockey League goal for a long time. The goal turned out to be the game-winner in leading the Sarnia Sting to a well-deserved 3-1 victory over the Saginaw Spirit, Friday night in front of 2,771 fans at the RBC Centre. The win […]

Sarnia Sting gets ready to face Saginaw and Windsor this weekend, both at RBC Centre

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The Sting recorded their first win of the 2014-15 Season last Sunday afternoon against the Mississauga Steelheads, a game that was one of many firsts. The club’s first overall pick, Jakob Chychrun recorded both goals for the Sting in the 2-1 win, the first two of his OHL career. Sunday’s win was the first for […]

Sarnia Sting planning tailgate celebration as part of its Opening Night against Barrie Colts

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The 20th Anniversary Season celebrations for the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club will kick off on Friday, October 3 with a tailgate party outside the RBC Centre in Sarnia. Beginning at 3:00 p.m., the tailgate party will feature live music, games/contests for all age groups, and a Molson beer tent. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. on […]

Still sharing his skills with a next generation of hockey stars

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Jeff Perry, a Sarnia native and former NHL’er, is once again hosting his Elite Skills and Conditioning Camp, the 13th year the event has been held. The August 4-8 and August 11-15 sessions will be at the RBC Centre. Perry, who was a sixth round pick of the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1992, has seven […]

Astronaut and Sarnia native Chris Hadfield to make special appearance at Sarnia homecoming event

The Sarnia Centennial Celebration Committee (SCCC) has unveiled plans for their reunion, The Gathering, and astronaut Chris Hadfield is on the bill. The event will take place at the RBC Centre on June 28 and will feature a musical performance by Sarnia’s own Hadfield. He will also present on his historic space flight. The event […]

Sarnia ready to celebrate 100 years as a city

Comedian John Wing Jr. will host a June 28 Sarnia "Gathering" at the RBC Centre, celebrating the city's centennial.

It’s less than a week before Sarnia officially celebrates its 100th birthday as a city, but as anyone who has a special birthday knows, sometimes things begin a little early. One exhibit that starts today (May 1) is the Sarnia Exhibit at the Lambton Heritage Museum, with various items on display through Nov. 7. Visitors […]