Minnesota-Duluth equipment manager Chris Garner recently had a bone marrow transplant to help his fight against MDS. You can watch more about his story:
The link for the online auction is here, at Oberman Auctions. The proceeds from the auction help to pay Garner's medical bills.
The items up for bid are amazing - nearly every NCAA sweater including a Michigan sweater with Red Berenson's autograph, a University of Manitoba sweater, WHL sweaters including one autographed by the Portland Winterhawks, NHL sweaters autographed by Mario Lemieux, Mike Modano, Dustin Byfuglien, Joe Sakic, Alex Stalock, Alex Burrows, two autographed by the Minnesota Wild team, and one autographed by the Washington Capitals.
There are 31 sticks, including sticks autographed by Nicklas Lidstrom, Mike Modano, Ryan Malone, Simon Gagne, Martin St. Louis, Brent Burns, Tyler Bozak, Matt Cullen, Brad Lukowich, Chris Butler, Casey Borer, Alex Stalock, North Dakota Hockey, Calvin Pickard, Tyler Johnson, Drew Stafford, Dustin Byfuglien, Kyle Quincey, the Florida Panthers, Vincent Lecavalier, Steve Downie, Victor Hedman, Zach Parise, Paul Stastny, T.J. Oshie, and Steven Stamkos.