Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction
The 68th Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction was held at the Westin Harbour Castle, and raised over $340,000 for Easter Seals Ontario!
This year’s dinner honored legendary baseball broadcaster Jerry Howarth with the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by previous winner Paul Beeston, president emeritus of the Toronto Blue Jays.
Broadcasting legend Jerry Howarth is the 2019 recipient of the Conn Smythe Lifetime Achievement Award!
Legendary baseball executive Paul Beeston presented the Conn Smythe Lifetime Achievement Award to Jerry Howarth.
Also at the head table were Olympic and world champion ice dancer Tessa Virtue, Maple Leafs legend Dave Keon, recently retired Canadian tennis star Daniel Nestor, former Blue Jays manager John Gibbons, former Toronto Maple Leaf goalie Curtis Joseph, four-time gold medalist in women’s hockey Jayna Hefford, two-time hockey gold medalist Sami Jo Small and sledge hockey/wheelchair basketball star Billy Bridges.
Thank you to our 2019 sponsors, donors, volunteers and attendees!
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