Many current and former NHL players will take part in a charity hockey game to support distracted driving awareness initiatives.

The 3rd Annual "Play With Purpose" game will take place on Friday, August 16th at the USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth.

The game, presented by Hockey has Heart, will feature current NHL players like Danny DeKeyser from the Red Wings, Zach Werenski from Columbus and Austin Czarnik from Calgary.

Former NHL players expected to take part include Kris Draper, Joe Kocur, Darren McCarty, Mickey Redmond, David Legwand and Tie Domi. There will also players from the NCAA and USHL on hand for the game.

Current Red Wings announcer Ken Daniels will be the guest announcer.

Tickets for the game are on sale and can be reserved in advance here or they will be available at the door on a first come, first serve basis.