Video update of our work, February 2014
Please support our 2014 Boston Marathon Team
Thank you to all our friends who made Face Off for Ace 2014 a great success!
LA Kings Mascot Bailey receiving Ace Bailey Good Guy Award.
Bailey and LA Kings COO, Kelly Cheeseman present a large donation.
Guest Speaker Ray Bourque.
Emcees Kathryn Tappen and Gord Kluzak.
Mascots Max, Bailey, Evan Garnet, Blades.
Click here to see the Face Off for Ace 2014 gallery.
“Bailey” ~ Tim Smith
In 2007 the Los Angeles Kings introduced a new member to their team, a mascot who they touchingly named in honor and memory of Ace. Thus “Bailey” began his career as a fuzzy and lovable 6’4" lion who wears the number 72 in order to brag to the rest of us about the average temperature in L.A. As with all the mascots of the NHL and AHL, Bailey delights children and provides a focal point for them to begin to enjoy the game of hockey. Among L.A. fans Bailey has become a household name. Among Ace’s family he has become much loved both as “Bailey” and out of his leonine costume as our friend, Tim Smith. ...READ MORE
This year we are honoring our friend Bernie Corbett the Ace’s Heart Award. In 2004 we named our annual fundraiser “Face Off for Ace.” Some help and some advice was needed and really, someone to help us get out there to gather together all the college hockey coaches and some of the Olympians to make this a great annual Boston hockey get-together.
Mike Bavis who suggested that we call Bernie Corbett. Bernie he has been, for many years, the radio voice of both Boston University hockey and of Harvard Football. ...READ MORE