Mike Lesakowski is in a fight, and 39 other hockey players are piling on. But this is no ordinary hockey game at the HarborCenter in Buffalo, New York. The fight here is against cancer. The goal is to raise research dollars by playing the longest match on record. Read...
NHL Tonight Talks to 11 Day Founders Mike and Amy
NHL Tonight talks to Mike & Amy Lesakowski, who put on the 11 Day Power Play, aiming to be the world's longest game of hockey, in the fight against cancer. Watch the interview now!
Amid blisters and monotony, hockey marathon hits 7th day
It was just past 4 a.m. on Thursday when Andrew Tokasz decided it was time to inject some energy into a hockey game that was entering its seventh consecutive day. Shortly after Team White’s Kenny Corp scored on a backhander from the slot to cut Team Blue’s lead to...
World’s Longest Hockey Game Reaches Halfway Point
After more than a year in the making, the puck finally dropped Thursday, June 22, 2017 at approximately 9:01 p.m., officially starting the 11-Day Power Play. Wednesday, June 28 marks the halfway point–the sixth of eleven consecutive days of the nonstop, 24-hours-a-day...
Guys Telling Stories: Mike & Amy Lesakowski
Mike & Amy Lesakowski raised over $1 million for cancer research and seek to break the record for the world's longest hockey game! Their story about the 11 Day Power Play is undeniably heroic ... Listen here!
WNY Living Features 11 Day Power Play
WNY Living talks about the 11 Day Power Play - a great event where 40 hockey players try to set a Guinness World Record, while raising money for cancer research. Check out the video here!
Move over Canada, Buffalo is days away from taking record for longest hockey game
Buffalo intends to beat the Guinness World Record for longest hockey game, a feat never before attempted outside of Canada. Their secret weapon: 40 middle-aged men. The players will compete on the ice for 250 consecutive hours over the course of 11 days, an event...
Game on … and on: 11-day hockey marathon set for Buffalo
For Mike Lesakowski and 39 of his hockey-playing friends, it’s game on. And on and on and on. From the opening faceoff Thursday night to the final whistle set for the morning of July 3, the group of mostly 40-something Buffalonians will be on the ice playing one...
WBEN: Count Down to Puck Drop!
The 11 Day Power Play starts in less than 12 hours. Click here to listen to the WBEN announcement.
11 Day Power Play: Inspiration Abounds for World’s Longest Hockey Game
The game is the brainchild of Mike Lesakowski -- sparked by his own family's battle against cancer. The idea first came when Mike's wife Amy was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer in 2009. Read the full article here! There's a lot of people that would...
BUFFALO FIGHTS CANCER. ONE SHIFT AT A TIME.
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