Andrews held a similar role with bmibaby Elite League rivals Basingstoke Bison and has also been providing commentary for the EIHL game of the week on icehockeyleague.tv He has also worked as the UK Marketing Manager for the Hockey Stars for Hope
charity organisation which has led to many former and current NHL stars travelling to the UK for exhibition games to help raise funds to enable less fortunate children to play the game.
The NHL Hall of Fame member is with the Hockey Stars for Hope
team currently playing on a tour of Britain.
Probert appeared at the Skydome last season, playing for the NHL Hockey Stars for Hope
team against the Blaze in a fundraiser for the charity.
The arena hosts a Hockey Stars for Hope
charity match, proceeds of which go to raise funds for junior development within the sport, and Poirier will captain a Thomsonfly Coventry Blaze select against a team of former NHL stars.
Former London Knights forward Troy Crowder is one of a host of star names who have agreed to join the second annual Hockey Stars For Hope
tour, which raised pounds 5,000 last year.