Backyard Rink contest winner announced

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February 25, 2014, Brandon, Manitoba (ISN) – The Western Hockey League’s Brandon Wheat Kings are pleased to announce that the Brent Caswell Family of Brandon is this year’s winner in The Home Depot Backyard Rink Contest.

The Caswells were chosen Monday night from a long list of entries received at BDO Fan Services (during Wheat Kings’ home games) or online at For winning, members of the Wheat Kings will be visiting Caswells’ backyard rink in early March.

In addition to having the opportunity to meet members of the Western Hockey League team in a backyard game of shinny, the Caswells will receive a special prize package from The Home Depot.The Caswells have three hockey playing members of the family – Clarke (8), Caroline (10) and Carthy (12).

Meanwhile in other news, the Wheat Kings close out a 4-game homestand Wednesday night – Rain Check Night – against the visiting Lethbridge Hurricanes. The Wheat Kings are coming off Saturday night’s 7-4 victory over Moose Jaw and enter the week with a record of 29-26-6-2.

Following Wednesday’s game, the Wheat Kings will travel to Saskatoon and Swift Current for back to back road games this weekend before returning home to host the Calgary Hitmen on Tuesday.

Tickets to all remaining home games are on sale now at the Keystone Centre box office, by calling 726-3555 or online at

ABOUT HOME DEPOT CANADA: The Home Depot caters to do-it-yourselfers, as well as home improvement, construction and building maintenance professionals. (Installation Services) Many customers choose to have qualified professionals complete home renovation projects for them. The Home Depot Canada offers installation services through pre-screened independent contractors for a wide range of products. (Pro & Tool Rental) The Home Depot Canada’s stores offer professional customers, including repair and remodel contractors, special services and support to make them more successful on the job site. These services include a contractor loyalty program and an on site tool rental department.

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