September 9, 2013, Edmonton, AB – The Edmonton Oil Kings are bringing the new face to hockey at Rexall Place this season with new alternate jerseys the team announced Monday.
The jerseys, which feature a new logo and colour scheme, will debut at the Oil Kings Opening Night Friday, September 20th against the Calgary Hitmen and be worn on select dates throughout the 2013-14 season.
Sneak peaks at the new jersey and logo are available through the team’s various mainstream and social media marketing campaigns including the photo above and the video segment below. Curious fans are also being directed to visit www.twitter.com/NewFaceComing for snapshots of the new look as well as exclusive video revealing parts of the jersey.
The full jersey and logo will not be revealed until the team takes the ice September 20th for the rematch of the Eastern Conference Final against the Hitmen. Every fan in attendance at the Oil Kings home opener will have a chance to win one of 2,000 commemorative keepsakes featuring the new Oil Kings style.
Tickets for the game are on sale now, with best seats starting at $20. They can be purchased at OilKings.ca , the Rexall Place box office or any Ticketmaster outlet. Fans attending the game are asked to be in their seats by 6:45 p.m. for the pregame ceremonies and jersey unveiling.