·         At this game, and all Whale Sunday home games, fans can purchase “Click It or Ticket Sunday Family Value Packs”, which include a ticket, a hot dog or a slice of pizza and a soda, for just $18 each.
·         The Whale and Devils have already met twice this season in Albany, with the Whale winning both games, 5-2 on October 24 and 2-1 in a shootout November 2.  This is the first of three visits by the Devils to the XL Center.
·         Albany is 5-8-0-5 for 15 points through its first 18 games, and is fifth in the Northeast Division, three points behind fourth-place Adirondack.  The Devils finished last week with a 3-2 road win over the Phantoms Saturday.
·         Devil goaltender Jeff Frazee (3-3-2) has the sixth-best goals-against average in the AHL, at 2.22.
·         Radio – live with Bob Crawford and Mark Bailey on “Beethoven Radio” AM 1290, and on-line at www.ctwhale.com.
 
Whale Community Appearances:
The Whale’s “We Believe Tour” has the following appearances scheduled this week.  For further information on these, or any other Whale community initiatives, contact Whale community relations manager Frank Berrian, at (860) 541-4728:
 
·         Thursday, December 6, 5:00 PM, Blue Back Square, West Hartford, CT
Pucky, the Whale’s lovable mascot, takes part in the West Hartford “Holiday Stroll”.
·         Saturday, December 8, 8:00 AM, McDonald’s, 2915 Main St., Glastonbury, CT
Pucky shares the day’s most important meal with Glastonbury schoolchildren at the Glastonbury Schools Breakfast.
·         Saturday, December 8, 11:00 AM, Buckland Hills Mall, Manchester, CT
Pucky will be meeting and greeting holiday shoppers at the Buckland Hills Mall, spending time both at the Parade of Novelties Sports store and the mall’s “Elf Academy” event for kids, which takes place from 11:00 AM-12 noon.