Plans Unveiled For Inaugural Snider Hockey Cup Esports Event
The Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation today announced plans for an esports event called the Snider Hockey Cup Sponsored by Xbox, Powered by WorldGaming. The competition will take place across North America via EA Sports' "NHL 18," with proceeds benefiting the foundation. The event, leveraging WorldGaming's platform, will begin Jan. 10, culminating with a live championship event at Xfinity Live! Philadelphia on March 7 that will be open to the public. Players will compete for about $17,500 in prizes, including cash, merchandise and tickets (Snider Hockey).