“Opening Night is a chance to erase the past & begin a new chapter.”
The first line of 2010’s season opener ad rings especially true this season.
See you at the rink!
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You know what? Sometimes it’s hilarious, the things you stumble upon on YouTube when you’re looking for something else.
This is an ad featuring Marian Hossa and Pavel Demitra which aired in Slovakia (approx 2007) - it’s supporting its sponsor, Orange, for the national team - and the voiceover says:
Can you imagine the world if there was no ice-hockey?
Neither can we.
Orange is the general sponsor of Slovak ice-hockey team.
This commercial was sort of creeping into my head when I kept hearing O’Thisperson and O’Thatperson on the Avalanche roster tonight. Then Foley rattled off the list, and I had to go dig up the commercial.
Simple, clever, effective. Great commercial.
Video countdown to the 2010 Stanley Cup champs hosting the 2011 Stanley Cup champs! 1 days to go : Bruins hockey rules : “Date rules”
(best of the BHR videos besides “Never leave early to beat traffic”)