Crosby’s jersey tops auction at US$47,520; total of US$140,397 raised

Other notable final bids were $5,681 for Brendan Shanahan’s jersey and $5,020 for Martin Brodeur’s jersey. The jerseys were worn during the first period of the Jan. 24 game in Dallas and were auctioned online as a NHL-NHLPA project.

Other final bids on jerseys: Ryan Miller, $4,880; Rick Nash, $4,860; Joe Sakic, $4,679.00; Eric Staal, $4,520; Daniel Briere, $4,464.44; Roberto Luongo, $3,640.00; and Vincent Lecavalier, $3,179.

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Hockey Fights Cancer was founded in 1998 by the NHL and NHLPA to raise money and awareness in the fight against cancer. More than US$9 million has been raised to date.