The defending National Lacrosse League Champion Philadelphia Wings are hosting an Eagles Playoff Pep Rally during halftime of their game against the Buffalo Bandits on Friday, January 25 at 7:35 p.m. at the First Union Center. Any fan who wears an Eagles jersey, sweatshirt or T-shirt to the First Union Center on Friday night can purchase a Wings ticket for just $10.
As part of the festivities, Philadelphia Wings fan favorite Jake Bergey's father, Bill, a former linebacker for the Eagles, will fire up the crowd at halftime. Philadelphia Eagles mascot Swoop will also make an appearance.
"The entire City of Philadelphia is excited about the Eagles and their playoff chances," said Wings General Manager Marty O'Neill. "The Wings want an opportunity to show our support for the Eagles and get our fans primed for a great day of football on Sunday."
The Wings (3-3), coming off two straight victories, will host the Buffalo Bandits on Friday, January 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the First Union Center. The two teams were to have played on Saturday, December 29, however a winter storm in Buffalo postponed the game to Friday, February 22 at the HSBC Arena in Buffalo, NY.
The Wings are lead by Tom Marechek with 39 points (17 goals, 21 assists), Kevin Finneran with 31 points (17 goals, 15 assists), Jake Bergey with 25 points (11 goals, 14 assists) and Jeff Ratcliffe with 25 points (19 goals, 6 assists).
The Bandits (3-2) are lead by John Tavares with 31 points (17 goals, 14 assists), Chris Driscoll with 29 points (7 goals, 22 assists) and Ryan Powell with 20 points (11 goals, 9 assists).
Wings season tickets, the hottest ticket this winter, can be reserved by calling 215-389-WINGS. Individual game tickets, birthday party packages, luxury suites and club box packages are all available by calling 215-389-WINGS.