ECHL Announces
Reebok All-Star Idol” Contest

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL in association with The Hockey Company announced on Friday that ECHL fans will have the opportunity to vote for their own Most Valuable Player in the 2005 Coors Light ECHL All-Star Game with the “Reebok All-Star Idol” contest.

The 13th Annual ECHL All-Star Game and Skills Competition will be held at the 7,215-seat Sovereign Center in Reading, Pa. The Skills Competition will be on January 25 and the All-Star Game will be played on January 26.

Beginning at 10 p.m. ET on January 26 and continuing for 24 hours, fans will be able to log onto to cast ballots for the “Reebok All-Star Idol”. The ECHL All-Star who receives the most votes will be announced on January 28 as the “Reebok All-Star Idol”.

Entries can also be submitted by clicking the “Reebok All-Star Idol” advertisement on the Network banner on the team web sites of Alaska, Atlantic City, Augusta, Bakersfield, Charlotte, Columbia, Dayton, Florida, Fresno, Greenville, Gwinnett, Idaho, Johnstown, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pee Dee, Pensacola, Peoria, Reading, San Diego, South Carolina, Texas, Toledo, Trenton, Victoria and Wheeling.