Watch Don in 2013 talking about the lack of Poppies being worn in Toronto. Little did he know then that as political correctness got more prevalent in the years to come, that this mantra would be his downfall on Coach’s Corner. So all you people that support poppy wearing, please support his next cause and that is animal welfare in Canada.
Don got a lot of wear out of this jacket. Don can be seen wearing it while coaching the CHL’s Top Prospect Game, January 16th, 2013 in Halifax. He is with his very good friend and teammate (when they were serving their time with Eddie Shore) Brian Kilrea and ex-HNIC colleague Nick Kypreos.
Plus when he was promoting the Kidney Car program to raise funds for the Kidney Foundation of Canada he wore what must be one of his favourite jackets. Pictured here is his beautiful 1997 Black Cherry Yukon he donated, when it reached the end of the road. To view the video on why Don got involved and the retirement of his beloved truck, Click here:
This Ensemble can be autographed to you or just by Don himself, you win the bid you make the call!
Please note: The tie and shirt seen in the posed picture will not be the one included in the ensemble.
Should you be the winning bid, you will also receive an autographed 8x10 photo as seen here with the HNIC insert. Have it signed to you personally or just by Don.