The First Niagara Center will host the Scotty Bowman Showcase tonight, featuring three games between all-star hockey teams from Buffalo against Rochester. Bowman is the winningest coach in NHL history. The event is in its 10th year. Admission is $5.
In the first game scheduled for 6 p.m., the Buffalo Juniors will square off against the Rochester Juniors with the winner earning the Tim Horton Memorial Cup. Buffalo won last year’s game.
The Buffalo Seniors will take the ice at 7:30 p.m. with the Bowman Cup the prize. The Rochester Seniors won last year’s game for just the third time.
The third game at 9 p.m. will showcase players from Buffalo and Rochester who play prep school or junior hockey.
They will play for the Rick Martin Memorial Cup. All games will consist of two 22-minute halves.