The Atlanta Gladiators will have a special winter coat drive on Dec. 27 and Dec. 29 at the Infinite Energy Arena. If you donate a new or gently used winter clothing item, you will receive a discounted ticket.
For those fans interested in purchasing a premium level Gladiators ticket, they will receive the ticket at half price ($12.00) if they donate the winter clothing item. The winter clothes will then be donated to the metro Atlanta area food shelters and charities.
The Gladiators will be playing the Florida Everblades on Wed., Dec. 27 (tickets) and the South Carolina Stingrays on Fri., Dec. 29 (tickets). The start time for the game against the Everblades is 7:05 p.m. ET and the start time for the game against the Stingrays is 7:35 p.m. ET.
The Everblades have been one of the biggest stories in the ECHL this season. At 20-4-3, they have the second most points in the league. They have one point less than the Colorado Eagles, who have 44 points and are at 20-5-4. However, it should be noted that the Everblades have two games in hand on the Eagles.
The Stingrays meanwhile are in second place in the South Division at 17-6-4. It will be the first of two back-to-back games against the Stingrays, as they also play at the North Charleston Coliseum on Dec. 30.